Budget airlines

And the most popular airplane seat is...

And the most popular airplane seat is...

After polling 10,000 passengers and analyzing sales data, the UK-based airline claims to have identified Europe's favorite seat
Ryanair cleared for takeoff to Russia

Ryanair cleared for takeoff to Russia

Irish carrier may follow other budgets already blazing trail in Russian airspace
Airlines nix limes as prices skyrocket

Airlines nix limes as prices skyrocket

Due to a shortage, your next in-flight gin and tonic may have to be lime-free
Ryanair sells its bodies for advertising

Ryanair sells its bodies for advertising

Budget carrier offers up its 300-plus fuselages for "budget" endorsements
Thai airline’s sexy calendar too hot for the government

Thai airline’s sexy calendar too hot for the government

Maxim models strip down for the Nok Air month tracker. No stranger to controversy, the CEO explains why it's not at all sexist
Airline launches child-free seating

Airline launches child-free seating

Kids banned from Quiet Zone at the front of select AirAsia X flights
Ryanair's genius idea: Build aircraft with wider doors

Ryanair's genius idea: Build aircraft with wider doors

The "pile-'em-high-sell-'em-cheap" Irish carrier looks to China for a boarding solution
AirAsia joins Japanese budget airline battle

AirAsia joins Japanese budget airline battle

The low-cost sector heats up as Japan's latest cheap flier enters the fray
Qantas adds million seats on east-coast flights

Qantas adds million seats on east-coast flights

Jetstar in on the plan, with extra flights to Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane promising lower prices
AirAsia X CEO: Airline codesharing is a thing of the past

AirAsia X CEO: Airline codesharing is a thing of the past

The carrier’s top man explains how clever budget airlines manage to turn a profit and why codesharing is as outdated as the Y2K bug
Could budget airlines topple Asia's legacy carriers?

Could budget airlines topple Asia's legacy carriers?

Low-cost airlines in Asia are only recently getting off the ground, but they'll likely revolutionize travel in the region
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