Here’s some more travel news you can use:
- Starting on October 10th, Continental Airlines will no longer provide complimentary meals and snacks to economy class passengers on domestic flights shorter than 6.5 hours and some international flights. Instead, Continental will start charging for food, ending its holdout as one of the last major carriers to serve free meals in economy class. The airline’s new menu will include an Asian-style noodle salad, gourmet fruit plates and other a la carte items. Prices will range from $1.50 for Pringles potato chips to $8.25 for grilled chicken spinach salad.
- If you’ve flown JetBlue you know they offer satellite television from DirecTV in every seat free-of-charge. Now you might want to take a few more flights asDirecTV announced they will add NFL Sunday Ticket to JetBlue’s channel lineup. Up to 14 live games will be available every Sunday starting Oct. 3 through Jan. 2, 2011. (Sweeeeeet!)
- American Airlines announced that beginning Friday, it will offer free wine, beer and spirits to visitors at its domestic Admirals Clubs. American also announced that it was equipping its Admirals Club locations with new Hewlett-Packard computers for visitors, and it now offers free Wi-Fi in the airport lounges.