Delta Soars in Latest Government Airline Statistics

Delta Air Lines did very well in a variety of performance categories, according to the latest U.S. government airline statistics for the month of September. Latest Airline Statistics U.S. airlines proved to be generally punctual, posting an on-time arrival rate of 86.5% in September which was up from 81.1% in September… Read More

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Video: Rick Seaney’s Holiday Travel Tips

Travel expert and FareCompare CEO Rick Seaney shares ways to make Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s travel a little less stressful. Cheaper, too. He also takes your questions (well, two, anyway, but that’s all he had time for). Send airfare/travel questions to Rick at Read more here: Last Minute… Read More

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Busiest Airports for Thanksgiving

According to Orbitz, anyone flying in or out of Los Angeles International (LAX) will not be lonely! The site reports the Southern California hub will likely be the busiest airport in the U.S. during the upcoming Thanksgiving travel season. LISTEN: This list even surprised travel expert Rick Seaney! Busiest Airports… Read More

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Which Airlines Offer the Most Legroom?

Which airlines offer the most legroom? It can vary by length of flight because some airlines use different planes for different routes. U.S. airlines are pretty good at giving you extra inches, but they are not the best in the world, says Condé Nast Traveler. How is Legroom Measured? Legroom… Read More

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Best Packing Tip Ever: Sit & Zip

Every now and then, FareCompare asks a well-traveled employee to share a favorite tip. Editor Anne McDermott’s best packing tip is especially good for carry-ons. Does this sound impossible? A 12 day trip to Europe with a single carry-on bag. I did it and had plenty of  neat and wrinkle-free… Read More