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Consumer Traveler Today: Sept 30



Consumer Traveler Today: Sponsored flights? A bad idea whose time has come 

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Sponsored flights? A bad idea whose time has come

Posted: 30 Sep 2010 04:44 AM PDT

While most reservations systems for booking airline tickets have issues, they are a necessary evil for presenting the maximum choice in flights for clients. Now a disturbing new trend, "sponsored flights," may mean increased revenue for the reservations systems, but more work and even decreased choices for travelers.

What we’re reading: Mergers put pressure on American, TSA’s plan for body scanners, Virgin America wants your photos

Posted: 30 Sep 2010 03:00 AM PDT

Mergers put pressure on American to link up bigger network, TSA's plan for body scanners means more machines, Virgin America wants your photos for prizes