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With airlines, boarding eats time, dollars

...speeding up a part of flying that creates delays even before the plane leaves the gate: the boarding process.This summer travel season, Delta plans to preload carry-on bags above passengers' seats on some flights. Southwest wants to get families...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-01/airlines-boarding-eats-time-dollars
Time to start sending your vacation postcards

...it's time for our annual vacation postcard contest.Each year, I ask whether you can send me a postcard from your summer travels as we try to get a card from every state and the District of Columbia.We try to get this all done by Labor Day...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-22/time-start-sending-your-vacat
Expect higher traffic on the road and in the air for Memorial Day 2015

...said Jeff Baker, Georgia Department of Transportation Director of Construction. "This is the first holiday of the summer travel season and many people are hitting the road. We want to make it a little easier for them to travel throughout the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-19/expect-higher-traffic-road-an
Gas price may decrease for summer travel

Experts say a decrease at the pump to around $2 could come just in time for summer vacations.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-06/gas-price-may-decrease-summer
Kirby: Old Farmer's 2015 Almanac predicting another icy winter

...Steelers' practices at St. Vincent College.In closing, Pat and Wayne Fuller, of North Augusta, finished their summer travels with three cards ? New Mexico, Georgia and "Finally," they wrote ... South Carolina. HISTORY HUNTING: Would...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/bill-kirby/2014-09-01/kirby-old-farmers-2015-a
Augusta residents spending on summer trips

Augusta residents aren't shying away from taking vacations, both near and far, during the peak summer travel season this year.Local travel agents are reporting that just as many, if not more, customers are booking trips this summer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2014-07-11/augusta-res
Augusta travelers send more postcards

My computer beat me at checkers, but I sure beat it at kickboxing.? Emo Philips Summer travels are very busy, our postcard contest is in overdrive, and Margaret Kiefer, of Pelican Rapids, Minn., proves you don't have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-30/augusta-travelers-send-more-p
Delta's 3Q profit falls on one-time items

...report third-quarter figures, and Wall Street is looking for strong results covering the last part of the peak summer-travel season. Many planes were full, as airlines continued to hold down the number of flights, which also tends to push...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-16/deltas-3q-profit-falls-one
Send a postcard from your vacation

...guess.I hope they're looking at one of the many fine Chronicle mobile offerings. Lots of good stuff on there. SUMMER TRAVELS: The good news is that we have postcards from half the 50 states. The bad news is ... now it gets hard.Rose...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-19/send-postcard-your-vacation
Baseball is postcard pastime

My work is like my vacation, so in a way every day is like Saturday.? LudacrisYour summer travels have been impressive. Here are the latest reports.Abbey Kessman, our popular postcarder from Hollywood, Fla., sends a neat...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-11/baseball-postcard-pastime