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Couple has in-flight wedding (Video)

A couple made Southwest Airlines history with in-flight nuptials Sunday.

Monday - 11/03/2014, 10:33am EST

Tags: Southwest, wedding, USA TODAY,

Does device infringe on passengers' right to recline?

When do airline passengers have the right to recline? After a mid-air fight broke out because of a device invented by a D.C. resident, an airlines expert touches on passengers' rights and gives etiquette pointers.

Tuesday - 08/26/2014, 11:44am EDT

Tags: knee defender, Scott Mayerowitz, flight, seat recline, airline etiquette, Sarah Beth Hensley

Tips from a pro on flying through the airport

It takes a certain strategy to avoid long waits, wrong gates and high rates during the summer travel season.

Thursday - 04/17/2014, 07:21am EDT

Tags: air travel, Andrew Mollenbeck, Peter Greenberg, travel

Southwest adds BWI service to Portland, Oakland

Southwest Airlines is adding two new nonstop flights to Portland, Ore., and Oakland, Calif., from Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.

Monday - 12/16/2013, 03:49pm EST

Tags: bwi, southwest airlines, travel

Tips to prepare for hectic airline season

Thanksgiving is one of the busiest travel seasons of the year and as wintry weather approaches the region, many people may be worried weather will impede their flights home.

Monday - 11/25/2013, 01:52pm EST

Tags: Peter Greenberg, flight


Bumped from a flight? Know your rights

When an airline bumps you involuntarily from an overbooked flight, they'll offer you a voucher good for future travel. But you're entitled to cash.

Thursday - 05/09/2013, 05:18pm EDT

Tags: air travel

Travel tips for overweight airline passengers

Size really matters when it comes to airplane seats. And for travelers who have a few - or many - extra pounds, the in-flight experience can be daunting.

Thursday - 04/05/2012, 07:39am EDT

Tags: National Association to Advance Fat Acceptance, flying, overweight