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Jun 18, 2012, 19:01 ET

No Noisy Children: Skyscanner Reveals Most Wanted Features of Dream Aircraft

The new Boeing 787 Dreamliner, which is set to fly from Tokyo to Singapore this September with other Asian routes to follow soon after, brings...

Jun 14, 2012, 19:01 ET

As a Three Year Old is Thrown Off a Plane in the US, Skyscanner Survey Reveals One in Ten Parents Find Cabin Crew Unsympathetic To Children

Following last week's shocking news that cabin crew demanded a father remove his three year old son from an Alaska Airlines plane after the...

May 17, 2012, 19:01 ET

How Far Would Brits Go Low-Cost?

Survey reveals almost three quarters of travellers would be happy to fly long haul with no frills A study conducted by leading global...

May 10, 2012, 08:47 ET

Skyscanner Declared Best Flight Comparison Website 2012 at Asia Pacific 2012 Online Travel Innovation Awards

International flight comparison site Skyscanner has won 'Best Airfare Comparison Metasearch' site at the Asia Pacific 2012 Online Travel...

Apr 26, 2012, 19:01 ET

Skyscanner Reveals the Perfect Seat - 6A

A new poll by flight comparison site Skyscanner reveals which seat most passengers are vying for. The poll of over 1000 airline passengers across...

Apr 01, 2012, 19:01 ET

French Still Rulers of Rudeness but China Placed Fifth in Skyscanner Poll

A poll conducted by international travel search site Skyscanner reveals the French have taken the title as the rudest nation in the world....

Aug 29, 2011, 09:00 ET

Kids Hinder Holiday Choices as a Third of Parents Admit Holidaying Without Them is More Enjoyable, Reveals Skyscanner

A recent survey by flight comparison site Skyscanner has revealed that a depressing 97% of parents say that they are no longer free to travel as...

Mar 18, 2010, 04:00 ET

Spring Break Searches to Denver up 49% Reports Skyscanner

Flights to the sun this spring break are as popular as ever with Hawaii searches soaring by 118%, but a surprise surge in interest for Denver shows...

Mar 16, 2010, 08:00 ET

Battle of the Sexes as Women-Only Toilets Introduced on Planes Reports Skyscanner

A poll run by flight site Skyscanner has highlighted the divide of opinion when it comes to women-only toilets being introduced on planes. Plans...

Mar 11, 2010, 07:56 ET

US Set for Foreign Tourist Invasion Says Skyscanner

Travel site Skyscanner reveals which countries like to flash their cash the most when travelling and where in the US they plan on going in 2010...

Mar 03, 2010, 09:51 ET

Outcry Against Airline 'Size Discrimination' as Fat and Tall Travellers Unite Says Skyscanner

The UK's tallest travellers have rallied in support of the world's heaviest passengers against so called 'body discrimination' by...

Feb 19, 2010, 10:08 ET

Skyscanner Reveals the World's Biggest Spenders: Tourists Who Splash the Cash

Flight comparison site Skyscanner investigates which countries like to flash their cash the most when they travel – the Germans are in the...

Feb 16, 2010, 08:30 ET

13% Happy To Sleep With Strangers On Flights Says Skyscanner

13% of people would be happy to share a Skycouch with a stranger they met in queue, according to the latest poll from flight comparison site...

Jan 07, 2010, 08:00 ET

Travel Trends & Analysis 2010: Top 50 Destinations for US and Canadian Travelers

Travel search site Skyscanner (http://www.Skyscanner.com) reveals the Top 50 most searched for destinations from Canadian and the US...

Nov 11, 2009, 06:00 ET

Skyscanner Hotel and Rental Car Comparison Rolls Out Worldwide

Travel search site Skyscanner (http://www.Skyscanner.com) is continuing its drive into international markets with the launch of its ancillary...

May 28, 2009, 08:31 ET

London Still Top Spot for US Travelers Despite Economic Downturn

Cheap flight site Skyscanner.com (http://www.skyscanner.com) reveals that London is still the most popular starting point for American tourists...