Air travel rises in the Gulf region but bottlenecks face passengers

Air travel at the three airports in the Gulf region is finally starting to pick up after falling during the pandemic, but many hurdles are now facing travelers seeking to get out as the coronavirus risks begin to recede. San Jose, Oakland and San Francisco international airports have seen significant increases in passenger travel in … Read more

FAA and airlines scramble to reduce summer travel delays

WARRENTON, VA – During a morning meeting in early May, staff at the Federal Air Traffic Command center cleared some of the day’s snags: storms off the Florida coast and in Texas, an exercise for military aircraft, and a report of a strike bird at Newark Liberty International Airport. The center, about an hour’s drive … Read more

How to avoid the worst of the travel hell this summer

picture: Jim Lambert (stock struggle) While 2022 travel Looks promising, with Border reopening and more International Travel OptionsYou may want to make this summer another stay. A whole host of factors (important, supply and demand) are causing chaos at airports and rental counters across the country, costing travelers a lot of time and money. For … Read more

Airlines are facing a severe shortage of pilots as the summer travel season approaches

Carolina Larson was in her mid-30s working at an investment bank in New York City when she overheard a co-worker talking about flying lessons. Soon she was taking lessons at the same flight school and planning to change her profession. “I emptied my 401(k) and maxed out my credit card and borrowed money from friends,” … Read more

The ‘Vengeance Journey’ started in 2021, but really comes back with revenge in the summer of 2022

The term “revenge travel” has become a popular way to describe consumers dusting off their itineraries that have been halted by the pandemic, but 2022 is poised to be an even bigger payoff for dog days in 2020. That’s because travel and all of its incidental spending is back even stronger compared to last year, … Read more

Apple, Tesla, and these shares were bought out of tech wrecks

font size Apple Store signs appear at Grand Central Station in New York. Michael M. Santiago / Getty Images To say it’s been a tough year for tech stocks is an understatement, with tech heavy Nasdaq Composite Landing in a bear market area and a stalwart like apple And Amazon Extension of loss periods for … Read more

Stock Market Today: Tech stock slide, Musk offers to buy Twitter

font size A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. (Michael Nagel/Bloomberg) Stocks were mostly lower on Thursday, as markets digested Wednesday’s rally and earnings reports from major US banks. Technology stocks were the biggest losers. In afternoon trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 87 points, or 0.3%. The S&P … Read more

Air travel takes off. The trip will be bumpy.

After two years of delayed earnings, airlines are finally preparing to reap the benefits of a much-needed recovery in travel throughout 2022 as travelers look to make up for lost time during the pandemic. More than 6.5 million people passed through TSA checkpoints last weekend, about 500,000 people shy of the 2019 figure. Meanwhile, airline … Read more

Return travel demand. Are the airlines ready for that?

After two years of delayed earnings, airlines are finally preparing to reap the benefits of a much-needed recovery in travel throughout 2022, as travelers look to make up for lost time during the pandemic. More than 6.5 million people passed through TSA checkpoints last weekend, about 500,000 people shy of the 2019 figure. Meanwhile, airline … Read more