Delta’s SiteSeer Challenge

Delta’s SiteSeer Challenge

Remember Delta’s SiteSeer? It’s been pretty quiet since they first launched the travel video site that I posted about here. Now they’ve come up with a pretty clever promotion to help build traffic to the site.

Apparently, they previously had requested video tryouts for the competition, and now …

Brazil’s Blame Game

Brazil’s Blame Game

Flash back to last year. In the days following the midair collision of the Gol 737 with an Embraer jet, there was a great deal of backlash within Brazil. 07_07_30 SilvaScaredThe country was quick was to jump on the American pilots of the Embraer jet and blamed them completely for what …

Tonight’s Guest Host: Aunt Benét

Tonight’s Guest Host: Aunt Benét

Instead of pointing you to the work of others today, I thought I’d get a real live guest poster to come to you. It’s all about service over here at The Cranky Flier. Today we have my friend and aviation-writer extraordinaire, Benét Wilson who will point you to some stories

Lighten Things Up

Lighten Things Up

The rest of this week is pretty busy for me. My fiancée (yes, we’re now happily engaged) and I just closed on a house yesterday, and to top it all off, her parents are in town this weekend. So, I’m going to point to the work of others for the …

Fun with Fare Basis Codes

Fun with Fare Basis Codes

Nothing like a little fun with fare basis codes to show my true dorkiness. A few years back, I worked in airline pricing for America West. There was something about arriving at work at 6a that made us a little loopy. We amused ourselves with things like funny airport code …

Admin: Email Time Change

Admin: Email Time Change

Those of you who subscribe to the blog via email may have noticed it didn’t come at its regular time yesterday. That’s actually a permanent change thanks to requests from a couple of subscribers.

Previously, I had the email go out in the early morning knowing that you would get …

Digging in With Virgin America

Digging in With Virgin America

Now that the website troubles appear to be beyond them, we can finally take a look at Virgin America’s plan to get things started. I’ll try to keep this post from getting too long, so I’ll save talk about the website itself for another post. Let’s get started.

Schedules

The …

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