‘On the Fly’ Column — 2008


DEC 22: U.S. visa-free travel comes with strings

DEC 15: Travel blogs keep watch on industry

DEC 08: United risks customer loyalty over ‘award’ blocking

DEC 01: Press ready for Obama, Clinton travel

NOV 24: Get refund if airfare drops

NOV 17: Travelers unearth rare ‘deals’

NOV 10: Fare sales often lost in translation

NOV 03: Airlines want budget, premium fliers

OCT 27: United yields on ‘award’ blocking

OCT 20: Hotel rates too high? Get creative!

OCT 13: Airlines abuse ‘direct’ flights

OCT 06: Year-end travel deals trimmed

SEP 29: Airlines curb ‘award’ tickets

SEP 22: Traveling solo has its charm

SEP 15: Cheap airfares endure

SEP 08: Air miles’ value drops

SEP 01: Brand USA falters

AUG 25: Officials ordered back to coach

AUG 18: Hilton changes rewards

AUG 11: Web site soothes travelers

AUG 04: Delayed at the airport? Enjoy!

JUL 28: Being airline elite can be simple