Air Transport World notes that the recent Airbus order from Spirit Airlines was all Boeing’s to lose. And lose the order they did. Spirit said that Airbus did such an amazing job during the sales process that Boeing did not even bother to submit a proposal.
If you’re looking to fly Business Class to Europe this summer, Continental Airlines has an amazing deal—$1,400 round trip to Europe after July 1st from NYC. Summer coach fares to Europe can run more than $1,000—the extra $400 is more than worth it. Of course, it’s not my money so I can say that.
And finally, Cancer Research UK says that cheap package vacations are to blame for an increase in skin cancer. I think they’re serious, too.