Frontier CEO talks about airline merger and travel outlook

Dallas (AFP) – Barry Bevel is juggling his day job as Frontier Airlines CEO while also salvaging a proposed merger with Spirit Airlines that would create the nation’s fifth-largest airline through some action. These numbers would be a step backwards for airlines like Frontier that cater to leisure travelers. After two years of flying during … Read more

Will gas prices change your travel plans? maybe not | Travel

PITTSBURGH – The latest AAA survey found that 80% of Americans interviewed said they would make changes and drive fewer cars due to higher gas prices. AAA travel agents have been very busy this year as COVID-19 restrictions ease. “They’re getting phone calls asking what’s available regarding domestic travel and beyond,” said Jim Garrity, director … Read more

How to save money on travel amid high inflation

Inflation is on the rise — and if it continues to rise, Americans may start canceling their travel plans. About 40% of adults in the United States said they would cancel a vacation or trip if consumer prices continued to rise, according to a new CNBC + Acorns Invest in You poll, conducted by Momentive. … Read more