MSP Minneapolis St Paul Airport Quiet Seating Area (upstairs above the main terminal)

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MSP Airport Quiet Area, Minneapolis by QuickAid Travel is becoming more and more hectic as security concerns and increasingly crowded planes put a cramp in anybody’s style. But you can almost always escape the frenzy – at least for a …

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Air Health Travel tips from … AirHealth.org

Frequent (and infrequent) flyers will want to review the excellent Air travel health tips at AirHealth.org.   You’ll find information about warning signs during air travel that can indicate serious health conditions as well as general tips on keeping healthy …

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Delta Airlines Fleet Map

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From the Delta Airlines blog we have a great picture of the entire Delta Airlines Fleet, though you’ll need to click on the picture to get the whole thing: I’d noticed this great graphic flying home from the trip to …

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Prohibited Items in Carry on Luggage

Even a frequent traveler can get confused and confounded by the rules regarding what you can put in carry-on luggage, in checked baggage, and what you cannot bring onto the airplane.    It’s all getting a bit mathematical, so don’t …

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WiFi at Ho Chi Minh / Saigon Airport SGN

Kudos to SGN for providing at least some internet access to travelers. SGN is a fairly small, easy to manage airport considering the size of Ho Chi Minh City, but offers most of the amenities of larger airport Venues. Note: …

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Winter Weather Snarls European Air Traffic

Delays abound in Europe as unseasonably snowy conditions strain transporation systems in several countries, especially at Heathrow Airport in England where travel plans have unravelled for tens of thousands over the past few days.    Although many regular air schedules …

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Airline frequent flyer, airline miles programs, and airline special offer discussions

Here, from the excellent FlyerTalk Forums, is a list of links and discussions about mileage programs and special offers from many airlines: Miles&Points MilesBuzz! Hotel Deals Mileage Run Deals Mileage Run Discussion S.P.A.M. Airline Programs Air Canada Aeroplan Airlines of …

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Milwaukee International Airport: MKE

Mitchell International Airport is Milwaukee, Wisconsin’s gateway to the world. Click here for the Mitchell Airport official website. To get in touch with Mitchell Airport via Twitter use this link Click here for an interactive terminal guide and guide to Mitchell …

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China Travel Tips from China Airlines

If you are planning to visit China here is a great “quick read” resource from Air China (this is one of the three carriers of the People’s Republic of China).   These are short helpful articles about several China Travel …

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TSA Tips for Travelers

The TSA Website regularly offers features and tips on travel, and you’ll be better prepared if you check in before trips.     Rules are starting to stabilize after the dramatic security changes created by the 9/11 terror attacks on …

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