Cathay Pacific has issued an apology to more than 1000 of its passengers after they were forced to spend hours on the tarmac at New York’s John F Kennedy airport because of severe weather conditions. Travellers have accused the airline of mismanaging the situation and not communicating with them. Cathay has admitted that some 1100 […]

The east coast of the United States has been bracing itself for freezing weather and blizzards which could bring with them almost 12 inches of snow to areas of New England and New York City. The storm has made travelling difficult for many as trains, buses and airlines are forced to cancel services. The news […]

Heavy snowfall across much of Scotland has caused disruption to drivers and those wishing to use public transport. For a period over the weekend flights were suspended at Edinburgh and Glasgow airports. The white out conditions meant the A9 between Dunblane and Perth became treacherous and police warned drivers not to get into their vehicles […]

A British Airways Boeing 777 has managed to take off from the wrong runway, sparking a demand by air accident investigators that the airline review the way pilots conduct their airfield inspections. According to a report by the Air Accidents Investigations Branch (AAIB) the incident, which took place at an airfield on the Caribbean Island […]

A call for the end of discriminatory taxes on rental vehicles has been supported by a body looking after the interests of car manufacturers in the US. The American Automotive Policy Council has announced that it fully supports a cessation of additional charges levied by state governments against customers of car rental firms. The AAPC […]

The U.S. reaction to the attempt by a Nigerian man to blow up a Northwest Airlines jet travelling from Amsterdam to Detroit on Christmas Day could result in delays at U.K. airports for many months to come. Just hours after the man was taken into custody on the tarmac the U.S. authorities demanded that all […]

In a bid to help customer’s beat the winter blues Europcar has announced its New Year half-price sale. The half price deals will be available at many Europcar locations across the U.K. including airports and will cover a range of vehicles. The sale is aimed at giving customers who are counting the pennies after the […]

The U.K.’s Commons Transport Committee has said that they will support a new runway at Heathrow but would like assurances that a high-speed rail network will be in place to link it with the countries other airports by the time it is finished. MPs also voiced their concerns about the lack of a firm timescale […]

For the sixth consecutive year Enterprise Rent A Car has topped the J.D. Power and Associates Rental Car Satisfaction Study. Every year J.D. Power assesses customer satisfaction across North America’s car hire companies and publishes the results. For 2009 it found that Enterprise was the most highly regarded by customers with National Car Rental coming […]

While many airlines are being forced to reduce their services and pare down the routes they offer, prominent airline Ryanair is still able to offer its customers plenty of choice. In fact, the airline has just announced a new daily route, which will allow passengers to travel smoothly and efficiently between London Gatwick Airport and […]

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