Commercial air travel

Developing countries travel guide

Travel in low-income countries can be challenging even to the most seasoned globetrotter. Infrastructure for transport, electricity, water, communication and…

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Travel basics guide

Travel is the movement of people between distant geographical locations. Travel can be done by foot, bicycle, automobile, train, boat,…

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Aircraft ground handling

In aviation, aircraft ground handling defines the servicing of an aircraft while it is on the ground and (usually) parked…

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Travel website

A travel website is a website on the world wide web that is dedicated to travel. The site may be…

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Travel agency

A travel agency is a private retailer or public service that provides travel and tourism related services to the public…

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Flying standby

On most modern airlines, flying standby occurs when a passenger travels on a flight without a prior reservation for that…

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Round-the-world ticket

A round-the-world ticket (also known as round-the-world fare or RTW ticket in short) is a product that enables travellers to…

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Red-eye flight

In commercial aviation, a red-eye flight is a flight scheduled to depart at night and arrive the next morning. While…

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One-way ticket

One-way travel is travel paid for by a fare purchased for a seat on an aircraft, a train, a bus,…

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Open-jaw ticket

An open-jaw ticket is an airline return ticket where the destination and/or the origin are not the same in both…

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Government contract flight

A government contract flight is a type of charter airline operation contracted with a government agency. In the United States,…

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Frequent-flyer program guide

A frequent flyer programme is a type of loyalty programme run by an airline or several airlines in conjunction, rewarding…

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Frequent-flyer program

A frequent-flyer program (FFP) is a loyalty program offered by an airline. Many airlines have frequent-flyer programs designed to encourage…

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Flight cancellation and delay

A flight delay is when an airline flight takes off and/or lands later than its scheduled time. The Federal Aviation…

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Electronic ticket

An electronic ticket (commonly abbreviated as e-ticket) is the digital ticket equivalent of a paper ticket. The term is most…

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