American Airlines' new slogan, #NewAmerican, came about with its merger with US Airways, but it has a deeper meaning and potential effect on passengers, according to this blogger on Jaunted. The author describes a recent pleasurable flying experience on the airline and reports that he believes the slogan connotes something intangible, that "Care Factor" that can make passengers excited about flying again.
American Airlines' Flagship Check-In, reserved for passengers with premium status, allows luxury travelers to take care of details like checking in or changing seat assignments in a quiet space inaccessible to the masses. This article includes a short checklist to determine if you're eligible to partake of the service.
Travelers can partake in Oktoberfest festivities at four U.S. airports with Lufthansa lounges, including Detroit and New York. The German carrier is celebrating the holiday with Oktoberfest treats. Meanwhile, a pop-up beer garden at Denver International Airport offers samples of beer for $10 and includes a souvenir glass.
Delta Air Lines has upgraded its boarding pass to include important details such as boarding time and a larger, easier-to-read type size. "It's nice to see Delta putting a little attention to detail and design with their latest improvement," this blogger writes.
Japan Airlines has followed EVA Air's lead and launched an eye-catching Hello Kitty-themed jetliner. JAL's mission is to spread awareness about cervical cancer while it spreads smiles with its specially painted Boeing 777.