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Google Flights Poses Threat To Other Travel Sites

The websites said they are concerned that search results will draw travelers away from their sites.


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ConsumerWatch: Jumping Websites Doesn’t Save Much On Airfare

Most people use them, the travel sites that promise the cheapest airfare. But is surfing the web and going site to site really worth the effort?


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Rising Gas Prices Could Mean Higher Summer Travel Costs

Travelers can expect to pay higher prices this summer, as airlines are offering fewer airfare discounts.


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Air Fares On The Rise For The Holidays

Airline ticket prices are expected to go up this holiday season. Theresa Stewart with Hawaiian Airlines at Mineta San Jose International says she expects their flights to Honolulu will continue to be full, even if fares go up an average of 17 percent nationwide.