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  • supersonic travel

    Supersonic Travel – Is it Making a Comeback?

    Since 2003, supersonic flights were banned from traveling across land. The reason being was that the speed of the plane was so high (faster than the speed of sound at 760mph), it created a shock wave that would hit land and create a loud thud. This is known as...
  • business-friendly stays

    Airbnb to Offer Business-Friendly Stays

    Airbnb’s newest search feature helps you and your co-workers find the perfect place to stay when planning a business trip.  “Airbnb is adding a special search filter for business-friendly stays specifically targeted at people who use the service to find a place to stay on business trips. The move...
  • fedex passport renewal

    Update Your Passport with FedEx | Official Travel Documents

    You are just days away from your well-deserved vacation and much needed down time. You’re going through your to-do list checking off completed items and there it is. The last item on the list that you forgot about. Updating your passport. Immediately, you go into panic mode. Updating a...
  • Travel to Cuba

    Where Travel to Cuba From the U.S. Stands

    Since the Trump Administration announced the new restrictions against travel to Cuba, tour companies have been consulting with lawyers to tweak their offerings to fall in line with the new guidelines.  “The new rules, announced June 4, eliminated the two most popular ways for Americans to get to Cuba...
  • Passport requirements in Europe

    ID Requirements When Traveling in Europe

    Are you aware of the passport requirements in Europe to be used as a form of identification? In the U.S., when asked for a form of identification, a majority of the time we will present our driver’s license. But what happens when we are asked to present a form...
  • organizing travel

    Organizing Travel on Your Android

    Does your job require you to do tons of traveling throughout the year? TripIt is an app for Androids that helps you with organizing travel. Similar to the Trip app that Google used to have, TripIt pulls your flight confirmation from your email and will automatically import and organize...
  • Kentucky Real ID updates

    Kentucky Real IDs Available Soon

    While Kentucky is just one of five remaining states that is not yet compliant with Real ID, the pilot program for the new compliant IDs is rolling out June 28, 2019. Only in limited areas during the initial pilot phase, the plan is to have the program rolled out...
  • Fuel-efficient planes

    The Future Of Fuel-Efficient Aircraft

    The future of aircraft is well on its way to creating a more sustainable means of air travel. KLM Royal Dutch Airlines have agreed to fund the development of a V-shaped, fuel-efficient airplane design known as the Flying-V. The unique design incorporates the passenger cabin, fuel tanks and cargo...