The Houston Airport System has secured an FAA launch site license, paving the way for Ellington Airport to become a focal point for aerospace operations, including launching of micro satellites, astronaut training, zero gravity experimentation and spacecraft manufacturing. “Houston will play a lead role in commercial

JetBlue jumped on the checked bag fee bandwagon June 30 when the carrier began charging $20 per checked bag for online check-in and $25 per checked bag for airport check-in. The move, announced in November 2014, leaves Southwest Airlines as the only remaining U.S. airline to offer

With Hamptons accommodations focused on weekly and monthly house rentals, finding a resort for a short-term stay can be a challenge, particularly accommodations right on the beach. Ta-da! Presenting Gurney's Montauk Resort & Seawater Spa. Under new management, the vintage 1926 hotel is undergoing transformation into

Most Twitter posts mentioning the Transportation Security Administration are negative for nearly every airport in the country, according to a new survey from online trip calculator Travelmath. The report evaluated 7,377 Twitter posts mentioning the TSA during the first four months of 2015 and determined

Delta Air Lines plans to offer new versions of its popular Tumi amenity kits to premium travelers. The new kits, featuring two different designs, will offer new personal products, including a Tumi soft-touch pen and eyeshades; Malin + Goetz lip moisturizers, body lotion and mouthwash;

Avianca in Brazil is set to join the Star Alliance network this summer, enabling customers to book domestic flights in Latin America’s largest and most important mark. During Star Alliance’s mid-year Chief Executive Board Meeting earlier this month, hosted by LOT Polish Airlines, member carrier CEOs

United Airlines launched a new economy award sale for travel between the United States or Canada and Hawai’i this fall. Members of the MileagePlus frequent-flyer loyalty program can save on round-trip Saver Awards in economy on flights booked by July 6 for travel Aug. 18–Dec.