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Business travel news roundup

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Here are the stories that caught my eye in the last week or so…. Tips on managing a problem very familiar to business travelers. How to Function at Work Without Sleep. via@Corporette This is scary.  New terrorist laptop bombs may evade airport security, intel sources say.  via @CNNTravel This article has some good tips. How to…

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Impressive airline quality rating for Delta

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The annual Airline Quality Rating (AQR) was recently released which looks at airline performances in twelve major categories.  They look at on-time percentage, customer complaints, mishandled baggage, and involuntary denied boardings (such as an oversold flight).  The numbers are  compared to previous years, broken down individually by airline, and then compared overall as a stack…

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Delta announces five-tiered seating plan. Is it good for business travelers?

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Delta Air Lines announced a rebrand of its cabin options on Monday, which includes an overhaul of its economy and enhanced economy service. Delta says they made this change to tailor to customers specific needs.  Starting March 1, 2015 Delta customers will have five products to choose from, including Delta One, First Class and Delta Comfort+, Main Cabin,…

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Here’s the deal. There have unfortunately been a lot of plane crashes in our history, but MH17 is hitting me hard. Maybe it’s because I recently traveled to Asia and know people going to Malaysia soon. Or maybe I can’t freaking believe somebody shot a passenger plane down. Either way, instead of writing a post…

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