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26 Jul
Flights are longer, more fuel is used as airlines on busy Europe to Middle East and Asia routes avoid Ukraine airspace — and ticket prices are expected to increase.
26 Jul
If JetBlue imposes baggage charge, Southwest Airlines would be the only major U.S. carrier not to charge passengers for a first checked bag.
26 Jul
Passengers can travel between Istanbul and Ankara, the two main cities, at 155 mph.
26 Jul
European airlines follow U.S. carrier in flying again to Tel Aviv airport because of safety concerns.
26 Jul
You really, really  love "The Mountain." That's very clear, judging from the dozens and dozens of photos of Mount Rainier submitted to The Seattle Times' national-park photo contest.
26 Jul
A long-range calendar of festivals and fun beyond Seattle
26 Jul
White Pass & Yukon vintage locomotives and passenger rail cars went off tracks; 23 people had minor injuries
26 Jul
Smoking already banned at most other state parks; would diminish cigarette-butt litter on beaches and protect wildlife
26 Jul
Smithsonian exhibit explores impacts on what was one of the most remote places.
26 Jul
Airline travel requires passengers to make a leap of faith, entrusting their lives to pilots, airlines, air traffic controllers and others who regulate air travel.
25 Jul
The U.S. airlines serving Israel will resume flights there Thursday, following a two-day hiatus caused by combat in the Gaza Strip.
25 Jul
Three crashes in the last week mean 2014 is becoming one of the worst for passenger fatalities since 2005.
25 Jul
A female tourist was shot dead in the coastal town of Mombasa, the second foreigner shot in same area this month, police officials said Thursday.
25 Jul
Passengers tell horror stories, from sexual assaults to major mechanical breakdowns, in hearing on cruise-safety bill.
25 Jul
Air France and Germany's two largest airlines on Wednesday canceled more flights to Tel Aviv because of safety concerns amid the fighting between Israel and Hamas.
24 Jul
The Federal Aviation Administration has lifted its ban on U.S. flights in and out of Israel, which the agency had imposed out of concern for the risk of planes being hit by Hamas rockets.
25 Jul
The State Department's global database for issuing travel documents has crashed, resulting in major delays for potentially millions of people around the world waiting for U.S. passports and visas, officials said Wednesday.
24 Jul
Laurie Dishman told senators through tears Wednesday that she was choked and raped on a Royal Caribbean cruise by one of the line's employees, using her experience to shed light on the dangers that passengers might face on cruises.
24 Jul
A vintage rail company that hauls hundreds of thousands of tourists every year along the route of the historic Klondike Gold Rush has suspended operations while it investigates a derailment that injured nine people.
24 Jul
Enjoy in-city biking/walking trails and fish for salmon on edge of downtown, among other free activities.
24 Jul
Tens of thousands of Jewish American teenagers and young adults spend their summer in Israel.
24 Jul
The historic Old Post Office building is being converted into a luxury Trump International Hotel,
23 Jul
In Libya, militias armed with shoulder-launched missiles are battling for control of the country's main airport. In Africa, the entire Sahel region is awash with weapons that include portable air defense systems leftover from the ouster of Moammar Gadhafi.
25 Jul
When U.S. and European airlines quickly canceled flights to Israel on Tuesday, they showed both a skittishness and a new sense of urgency in dealing with global trouble spots following last week's downing of a passenger plane over Ukraine.
23 Jul
In case of delays or cancellations, Alaska, United and Frontier airlines still will put you on another airline’s flights, a practice that many other carriers have abandoned.
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