Bombardier

Cheap Flights To Asia, $5 Free From Amazon And A JetBlue Status Match

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn’t have time to write about  in length.  Culled from over 100 blogs/authors I follow, some are passed along without comment, while I add my analysis to others.   This is your shortcut to find out what’s going on in the travel world without having to read dozens of travel blogs to get all the best info.

Delta Gives Bombardier A Big Boost With A Home For The C Series

Bombardier made the bold decision many years ago to develop a completely new plane that would ultimately compete with the titans of the airframe industry, Boeing and Airbus. The audacious move took a major step forward to success when Bombardier landed a big order from Delta. What does this mean for passengers?

Cheap Flights Where You Can See 2 Cool Destinations And A Review Of “All You Can Fly” Service

The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles & points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn’t have time to write about  in length.  Culled from over 100 blogs/authors I follow, some are passed along without comment, while I add my analysis to others.   This is your shortcut to find out what’s going on in the travel world without having to read dozens of travel blogs to get all the best info.

Cheap Flights To Italy and $75 Off At Silvercar. Oh, and a Rocket. A Really Cool Rocket.

Today’s Best of the Rest includes cheap flights to Italy (this time without having to buy two), crawling around the new Bombardier C-Series, a good discount on Silvercar and free drinks on JetBlue. Oh, and just an awesome space accomplishment.

Bombardier Getting Ready To Enter The Narrow-Body Jet Market With CSeries Orders

It’s been just about 2 years now since I was on StarMegaDO3 and we got the chance to go hang out in Montreal with the folks from Bombardier.  If you’re an occasional traveler, you may not have any idea who Bombardier is.  But, if you’ve ever flown on a regional jet (you know, those ones where you kinda have to bend over a bit to walk down the aisles and the seats are a little smaller) then you’ve likely been on a Bombardier plane.  Usually referred to as a CRJ, […]

American Takes Advantage Of The Bankruptcy Process To Move More Flights To Regional Jets

Boy, that was fast. Mere days after the bankruptcy judge ruled that American Airlines could void the pilots’ union contract, AA started tackling one of the issues they’ve been trying to solve for quite some time. AA has inked a contract with SkyWest Airlines to start flying some regional jets on routes as soon as mid-November. There’s good news and bad news here. Most of these flights will operate out of LAX and DFW. So, that may mean more profitability by right-sizing the planes, it could possibly lead to more […]