3 things that really happened at an airport
Airports can be a place where strange things are bound to happen.
The first involves the Transportation Security Administration and an unlucky puppet.
The TSA confiscated a toy pistol from Rooster Monkburn in St. Louis on December 3. It would have gone unnoticed except for the fact that Monkburn is a monkey sock puppet and the gun is 2 inches long.
United Airlines issues timetable for ending US Airways partnership
United Airlines issued a statement to its customers giving a timetable of the wind-down of its partnership with US Airways.
The Chicago-based airline said it will be “business as usual” until the partnership ends, although United appears to have already stopped selling US Airways-operated codeshares. (US Airways also appears to have stopped selling United-operated codeshares.)
December holidays voted most stressful by U.S. travelers, according to TripAdvisor survey
A survey of more than 14,000 TripAdvisor respondents finds that 43 percent find the December holidays to be the most stressful time of the year.
Top 3 Stressors of Holiday Travel:
1. Airline delays and cancellations
2. Inclement weather
3. Price of transportation