Lime shortage and spike in prices has caused some airlines to stop offering the fruit in their beverage services, temporarily. The lime shortage stems from a reduced supply in Mexico caused by civil unrest and flooding.
American Airlines and US Airways announced changes in point redemption rates for frequent flyers Tuesday, shortly after Delta and United announced their own revamps. The American Airlines tweaks come as the travel industry at large tightens up restrictions on frequent flyer miles and other loyalty points.
Malaysia Airlines Flight 370: Communication satellites heard electronic pings from the flight for four hours after the plane went missing. The US Navy guided-missile destroyer, USS Kidd, is now en route to Strait of Malacca, west of the Malaysian peninsula, to continue the search for the missing jet.