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Washington Bureaucrats Drag Their Feet Against the Virus Jul. 01, 2020

Betsy McCaughey

In a pandemic, government efficiency can make the difference between life and death. You'd expect ou... Read More

Are Airlines Finally Cleaning Up Their Act? Mar. 13, 2020

C Force

The idea of commercial airlines being vessels for the spread of the virus that causes COVID-19 remin... Read More

Plane Food Aug. 19, 2019

Dear Doug

Q: I haven't traveled in a long time, but I'm planning on attending my great-niece's wedding in Dece... Read More

Delta Stock May Perform Well, but It's Still an Airline Feb. 20, 2019

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: I just sold 100 shares of Procter & Gamble, which I bought at $91 in 2017. They're s... Read More

9 Incredibly Simple Hacks to Take Stress out of Flying Feb. 19, 2019

Everyday Cheapskate

These days, flying can be stressful. But you can eliminate a lot of that stress with a few simple ti... Read More

Giving Thanks for Technology -- and Air Taxis Nov. 22, 2018

Veronique de Rugy

On this Thanksgiving weekend, I thought it would be appropriate to remind Americans about some of th... Read More

Short Takes on Squirrels, Coaches, Bullies and (Prison) Bars Oct. 15, 2018

Daily Editorials

Support Squirrels Are a Nutty Idea Reports of weird exotic support animals on passenger flights get ... Read More

Air Travel Protectionists' Wings Clipped by Open Skies Agreements May. 31, 2018

Veronique de Rugy

Though competition is great for consumers — as they get more and better goods and services for... Read More

Airline Stocks Apr. 04, 2018

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: I have a large portfolio of conservative issues that pay good dividends. Now I'd lik... Read More

The Unfriendly Skies Apr. 19, 2017

Taking Stock

Dear Mr. Berko: I bought 200 shares of United Continental Holdings last year at $76, and I've been b... Read More

One (Restrained) Cheer for Washington Apr. 15, 2017

Mark Shields

We've all heard the tiresome and discouraging refrain: Washington, our beautiful capital city, is br... Read More

What US Airlines Need Now Is Middle-Class Class Apr. 13, 2017

Froma Harrop

It was clearly a bad idea for United Airlines to drag a passenger kicking, screaming and bleeding ou... Read More

Flying Solo and a Drunk Uncle Sep. 10, 2016

The Family Coach

Dear Family Coach: We live in New York, and my in-laws live in Florida. My wife wants our children, ... Read More

Sending Luggage Ahead Makes Flying Easy Aug. 06, 2016

Travel and Adventure

By Sheila Sobell When we arrived at the airport 18 months ago to fly to our new life in the United K... Read More

How Government Aggravates Airline Delays Jan. 07, 2016

Steve Chapman

Governments often act in response to perceived crises, which is not to say they act in ways that are... Read More

The Upright and Locked Position Aug. 31, 2014

Debra J. Saunders

On Aug. 24, United Airlines diverted a Newark-to-Denver flight to Chicago's O'Hare International Air... Read More

The Smallness of Being in Economy Class Aug. 28, 2014

Froma Harrop

Americans are in the dumps about their future. What does that have to do with legroom in economy cla... Read More

Everyone May Now Board, Except You Jul. 08, 2014

Froma Harrop

The boarding pass typically lists two times: the time of departure and the time of boarding. For man... Read More

Strange Brew

Jun. 08, 2014

Calls on Airliners Are Annoying, but Must We Legislate Them? Feb. 16, 2014

Debra J. Saunders

I have found the issue that can bring America together. Republicans and Democrats, urban hipsters an... Read More