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Choosing an airline before the pandemic was difficult, but now it’s harder than ever. With hidden fees, new safety procedures, and ridiculous weight limitations, airlines are becoming even more stressful. We’ll help you come out on top and understand the inner workings before you next take to the sky.

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13 Air Travel Rules You Should Know Before Flying During the Pandemic

Getting ready to fly? Read these important rules before you head to the airport to make sure you're cleared for air travel during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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10 Things Flight Attendants Aren’t Allowed to Do Anymore

Between ongoing coronavirus infections and lingering fear, the pandemic has altered the way we fly, including what flight attendants are...


The Simple Trick to Pay Less for Your Airfare

Traveling with a few friends or family members? Here's why airfare goes up the more tickets you buy—and how to...


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6 Things You Won’t Be Able to Do on Airplanes Anymore

In the long run, air travel might not change as drastically as you might think. But some of the short-term...


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Southwest Airlines Is Offering 50 Percent Off Fall Flights—Here’s How to Book

Here's how to save cash when booking a fall flight with Southwest (for a limited time).

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11 Things You Won’t See in Airports Anymore

Even with more people traveling now, things still won't be completely back to normal for quite some time.


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10 Things You Can Take from Planes—And 6 Things You Can’t

Avoid getting into trouble with this helpful guide of what you can take from a plane.

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These Are the Two Safest Airlines You Can Take Right Now

Customers who actually flew during the pandemic last year shared their thoughts about the experiences on the airlines they chose.


Which Airlines Have the Best (and Worst) Fees?

Is that cheap airfare you found too good to be true? Very possibly! Here’s how to make sure you don’t...


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What Airlines Losing Money Could Mean for You

Airlines have been hemorrhaging money in recent months, another casualty of COVID-19. The U.S. government has bailed them out repeatedly...but...


When to Book Your 2020 Air Travel to Get the Cheapest Fares

Want to save a bundle? Forget everything you think you know about nabbing the best airfare and follow this advice...

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This Is What Airfare Could Look Like in 2021

We talked to the operations manager of a flight deals site to explore how the pandemic has really affected airlines. Plus, find...


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The 7 Oldest Airlines Still Operating Around the World

In a notoriously volatile industry, these companies have proven they’re in it for the long haul.


The Most Trusted Airline in America

Once you start flying on the most trusted airline in America, you'll never want to fly with any other.


Which Is Worse for the Environment: Driving or Flying?

Not all trips are created equal—especially when you consider how they can harm the planet.



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4 Gross Things Airlines Do to Save Money

While most carriers are taking appropriate measures to ensure the health and safety of their crew and passengers, travelers should...


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I’m a Nurse—Here’s Why I’m Not Afraid to Fly

I've flown twice during the pandemic and I'm planning more domestic trips—as long as you're properly prepared and follow the...


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7 Secrets to Avoid Flying on a Crowded Plane

Avoiding the dreaded middle seat carries even more importance in this age of social distancing. Here's how to make sure...


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The Airline Getting the Most Complaints During the Pandemic

Every airline is going through a tough time right now—but one has been bombarded with far more customer complaints than...


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The Truth About Recirculated Air on Airplanes

There are plenty of justifiable reasons to be nervous about flying on an airplane right now—but this common myth isn't...


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The 15 Best National Park Road Trips to Take All Year Long

Looking for the perfect getaway? Forget the plane tickets, and rev up the car! America’s many wonders are just a...

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What Flight Attendants Want You to Know Before You Fly Again

Taking to the skies looks different these days—but for both crew and travelers, the new cleanliness standards are welcomed. Airlines...


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12 Photos That Show the “New Normal” of Air Travel

This is what it looks like to fly in a post-pandemic world.


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I’m a Flight Attendant and This Is What It’s Really Like to Fly During Coronavirus

A day on the job for a flight attendant has been anything but ordinary during the COVID-19 pandemic as it...


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Why Travel Agents Think You Should Buy Plane Tickets Now—But Travel Later

Dreaming of a tropical getaway? If you want a great deal and a much-needed mental escape, now is the time...


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Where to Sit on an Airplane to Avoid Getting Sick

Another reason why the window seat is the best seat on the plane.