Airline Routes

What New Routes are Your Airlines Adding?

A look at routes being added by airlines, by both U.S. and on international carriers. New Routes A round-up of recent changes, and our thanks the Looking for the best deals for these routes? FareCompare has the cheapest flights available. U.S. Airlines American: Adds Dallas to Quito, Ecuador –… Read More

Hot Deals

Cheap Flights of the Week: The Hot List

It’s hot outside and so are the deals. We have sizzling ones for summer and cool fares for fall, but enough with the alliteration, let’s save some money! Cheap Flights of the Week As always, click the name of the airline for sample fares and destinations. Deals Expiring Soon Spirit:… Read More


Changes on Frontier: More Room, Less Room

This is a ‘good news, bad news’ post – at least for those who like to fly Frontier Airlines (and the Denver-based carrier has many fans). Changes on Frontier: Seats Widths The good news, according to media reports: the airline is adding 1.3 inches to the width of its middle… Read More


Is This the Best Economy Class Perk Ever?

If you live in the United Kingdom and want to go to Malta (a Mediterranean island off the coast of Sicily), you might want to consider flying Air Malta if only for the perks. They’ll rub you the right way. Here’s another perk: cheap flights Economy Perk on Air Malta:… Read More


Pizza on Planes: Sometimes Airlines Do Serve Free Food

FareCompare noticed a tweet late last week complimenting the “awesome” JetBlue. What had the discount carrier done? Because of delays (apparently in Newark), the airline ordered pizza for all its passengers. Nice job, JetBlue, but you’re not the only one. Free Pizza on Planes, Free Pizza in Airports FareCompare has… Read More

Plane cabin with flight attendants in red.

Are These the Best Airlines for Economy Class?

We love economy class – sometimes called coach class – but which airline does it best? It turns out several of them get it right according to this story from SmarterTravel. Best Economy Class Find deals on many of the top-ranked airlines in FareCompare’s Deals Blog. Best Overall Economy/Coach: JetBlue… Read More

Waiting in Line

Watch for Longer Lines at TSA Security Checkpoints

We’ve all read about the recent security failures at U.S. airports where officers reportedly did not find fake explosives and other items during covert testing. The solution, as Politico so eloquently put it, may “gum up airport checkpoints.” Failures = Longer Lines at TSA Security Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson… Read More

People waiting in line to board an airplane.

Is This How You Board a Plane?

JetBlue has just released a new video (see below) that gently reprimands passengers who don’t know how to board a plane. Or rather, those who don’t know how to board a plane correctly. How Not to Board a Plane The amusing video is part of the airline’s flight etiquette series;… Read More