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Flight Attendant Secrets I Wish I’d Known Before My Last Flight

Flight Attendant Secrets I Wish I’d Known Before My Last Flight Budget Travel got the lowdown from some flight attendants on their pet peeves and how to get on their good side when flying.  Here is an article written byRobert Firpo-Cappiello for Budget Travel.  Remember, don’t hit the call button……. 10 Flight Attendant Secrets I Wish […]

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Options Away – Put a hold on your flight for days or weeks

Options Away – Put a hold on your flight for days or weeks With Options Away, you can lock in the current price of your flight so you no longer have to worry about price increases. By holding a flight for days or even weeks, we’re giving you the flexibility and time you deserve to […]

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How to make your flight attendant like you

How to make your flight attendant like you Maybe you don’t want to please your cabin crew next time you fly. I know, I know, it’s their job to be nice, you’re the customer, they’re the employee. But if you’re good to them, they’ll be extra nice to you. So here’s how to charm them. […]

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Cockpit Chronicles: Behind the scenes with a flight attendant

Cockpit Chronicles: Behind the scenes with a flight attendant Prior to each flight, flight attendants attend a safety briefing with the pilots and lead flight attendant. During this briefing, they go over safety and emergency checklists, the locations and amounts of emergency equipment and other features specific to that aircraft type. Boarding particulars are verified, […]

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Flight Attendant on a bad day LOL

Flight Attendant on a bad day LOL Flight attendants or cabin crew (also known as stewards/stewardesses, air hosts/hostesses, cabin attendants) are members of an aircrew employed by airlines primarily to ensure the safety and comfort of passengers aboard commercial flights, on select business jet aircraft, and on some military aircraft. The role of a flight […]

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12 Ways to be Comfortable on a Long Flight

12 Ways to be Comfortable on a Long Flight Long flights might feel like time spent in limbo. Sometimes you might get nauseous, curse that crying baby, sigh at the sight of the meal, and then try to catch some sleep in vain. But a long flight doesn’t have to equal suffering. When you need […]

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Secrets to Booking the Cheapest Summer Europe Flight Ever

Secrets to Booking the Cheapest Summer Europe Flight Ever As the euro falls against the dollar and the weather warms, now is the time to book a trip across the pond. But a favorable exchange rate won’t help you get there for less. That’s where we come in. Here are seven tried-and-true booking strategies for […]

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Clearing Browser Cookies Probably Won’t Get You Better Flight Deals

Clearing Browser Cookies Probably Won’t Get You Better Flight Deals We — and probably everybody else in the travel universe — thought we had cracked a MAJOR code when we heard that clearing your Internet browser cookies will find you cheap flights. As it turns out, though, this is likely not true. Read the rest […]

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How to Claim Compensation for Delayed Flights in Europe

How to Claim Compensation for Delayed Flights in Europe If you’ve ever had your travel plans disrupted by a flight delayed by three hours or more, you know just how much of a headache it causes. It’s possible for a passenger in this situation to seek compensation for such a delay, but airlines have historically […]

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How To Choose A Pet Carrier

How To Choose A Pet Carrier Flying with pets can be challenging. The first thing you need to do when flying with your dog, cat in a pet carrier  is to find airlines that serve your origination and destination airports and check their pet policies. Many airlines will accept your dog or cat, but each […]

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