Tuesday, August 31, 2010

When is the cheapest time to book a flight?

The answer is eight weeks ahead of time. In the afternoon.  Science solves one life's mystery.

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Monday, August 02, 2010

Spirit Airlines: Cheap Airfare, but at What Cost?

From ABC News:

So to get a better idea about Spirit, I bought a ticket between New York and Myrtle Beach, S.C. and prepared for the worst. The first thing you notice when boarding are ads for timeshares, casinos and the airline's credit card plastered everywhere inside the cabin.Then there is the legroom. Or, I should say, the lack of legroom. I'm 5-foot-4 and my knees were touching the seat in front of me. And that was before the supersized gentleman one row up decided to lean back. Too bad I wasn't on one of Spirit's new jets -- the seats on those don't recline at all

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