Author Archives: Bob Beard

Bob Beard

About Bob Beard

Role within CWT • Director of Military Account Management Years with CWT • 30 years with CWT Years in the travel industry • 32 years in the travel industry Favorite part of your job • My favorite part of job is definitely helping clients resolve their problems. Personal interest • Theater! I appeared on Broadway in Miss Saigon and in the film version of The Producers. Favorite trip • A safari to Kenya. Staying in tented camps , wild animal sightings—quite an adventure.
  • Decreasing your risk for air rage

    Posted on July 22, 2013 by in Air Travel, Business Travel, Travel Tips

    Before we can learn how to avoid air rage, we have to understand what it really means. According to an entire book dedicated to it called, Air Rage: Crisis in the Skies by Andrew R. Thomas, air rage covers a wide range of passenger behaviors caused by physiological and/or psychological stresses associated with air travel.

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    Airport Tips ‘n’ Tricks: Washington Dulles

    Posted on June 10, 2013 by in Air Travel, Americas

    True, they have made several improvements such as the Aero Train that now whisks most (but not all) people to the mid-field terminals from which most flights depart. Yet, they still use the almost universally disliked “people movers” to embark and disembark some flights and taking travelers to or from the main terminal or to customs and immigration.

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  • Has your spring break “Sprung?”

    Posted on April 8, 2013 by in Air Travel, Leisure Travel

    The flight was, of course, filled with “breakers” who, although in college, could not understand things like the lit sign above each seat explaining you should remain in your seat with your seat belt fastened. By the time we arrived, the flight attendants had served every ounce of anything on board that would pour. I was afraid they were going to have to start on the aviation fuel.

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    What’s your packing style?

    Posted on March 22, 2013 by in Air Travel, Leisure Travel

    Clearly, when and how you pack for a trip follows closely the way you do other things. Take my friend for example; always late for things, a procrastinator—carefree. I, on the other hand, would have been packed for that trip at least five days in advance. Type A all the way.

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