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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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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 are following recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization (WHO), and they are cleaning planes more than ever.

 

11 Ways to Get Cash From an Airline Instead of a Voucher

If you’re being inconvenienced, you deserve cash—in fact, you’re often entitled to it by law. Here’s how to get it.


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How Long Should a Layover Be to Leave the Airport?

A long layover is an opportunity to get a glimpse of a new city, but it can be a gamble....


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Flight Attendants Reveal the Right Way to Swap Airplane Seats

Swapping seats is more common than you may think—here's how to do it the right way.


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Here’s What You’re Allowed to Gift Flight Attendants

Giving flight attendants gifts is a great way to show your appreciation—but make sure you know what you can give...


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The Unspoken Etiquette Rules of Reclining Your Airplane Seat

How you recline makes all the difference.


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Airbus vs. Boeing: Flight Attendants Reveal Which Is Better

Flight attendants share the lowdown about which plane they prefer.


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Why Are Most Airplane Seats Blue?

It comes down to science and logistics.


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Frequent Travelers Share Their Favorite Airplane Hacks

These smart tips from frequent fliers will make your next flight much easier—and might even convince you that getting there...


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13 Ways Air Travel Will Change in 2020

Buckle up, folks: Some of these changes may be coming to a flight near you in the new year—and others...

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Flight Connections: How to Avoid Missing Your Connecting Flight

Direct non-stop flights are best but sometimes, due to price or departure airport, flight connections are necessary to get to...


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15 Hilarious Announcements Airlines Have Actually Made

These remarks will calm your nerves before you take off!


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13 Travel Pillows That Experts Swear By

For the comfiest flight ever, don't leave home without one of these fabulous travel pillows.


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10 Things Polite People Don’t Do on Airplanes

When you're in travel mode, following your own schedule and keeping all sorts of little details straight, it can be...


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This Is the Airline with the Worst Customer Service in the Industry

This airline takes the cake for the worst customer service in the industry—and no, it's not the airline you're thinking...