Google buys ITA Flight Search Software.

Google’s aquisition of ITA software, a powerful flight price comparison engine, may eventually add a huge new twist to the flight search space although Google’s current position is that they won’t enter this market as a competitor, rather as a …

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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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Airport and Aircraft information from AC-U-KWIK

AC-U-KWIK is a great comprehensive resource for flyers that features airport and aircraft information. Their FBO directory makes finding a Fixed Base Operator easy. I think AirNav and AC-U-KWIK have similar data but have not done a good comparison. Best …

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