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Delta Sale to/from Atlanta & Detroit

Delta Air Lines (tel. 800/221-1212; www.delta.com) is offering discounted flights to/from both Atlanta and Detroit. Fares are valid for travel from April 3 through June 27.

Fares require a 10-day advance purchase, as well as a Saturday night minimum stay. All purchases must be made by March 29.

Round-trip fares include:

For a complete list, visit our fare pages for Atlanta and Detroit.

Click 'n Save Sale from Southwest

Sticking around for longer than their usual quickie 3-day run, this week's Click 'n Save sale from Southwest (tel. 800/435-9792; www.southwest.com) is valid for travel on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, from April 3 through June 27. Sale fares may not be available on all flights, such as those that operate during peak travel periods. As is always the case, you'll have better luck searching for off-peak flights.

Tickets require a 14-day advance purchase.

All bookings must be made by 11:59pm PT, March 29.

Round-trip fares include:

AirTran Sale for Spring/Summer Travel

AirTran (tel. 800/AIR-TRAN; www.airtran.com) current sale is valid for travel on Tuesdays and Wednesdays, from April 3 through June 27.

Fares require a 10-day advance purchase. Avoid blackout dates for travel to/from Florida: April 3-16.

All tickets must be purchased by 11:59pm ET, March 29.

Round-trip fares include:

Frontier's Alaska Sale

From Frontier (tel. 800/432-1359; www.frontierairlines.com), the Alaska Sale is valid for travel from June 7 through Sept. 8. Tickets require a 14-day advance purchase.

Some markets do not offer daily connections. Due to schedule changes, markets may not connect throughout the valid travel period.

Tickets must be booked by March 26. Other airlines are matching along some routes.

Round-trip fares include:

For a complete list, visit our Fairbanks fare page.

These Sites Give A Refund if Your Booking Price Drops

When planning a trip, there are few things more irksome than discovering the price has dropped since you booked your flight, hotel, or rental car. A few websites (one newly launched) watch your purchase and rebook you at a lower rate automatically, or alert you that you're entitled to an airline price drop voucher. Full story here.

From the Mailbag: Fly Together, Buy Together

Q: I am very baffled about my search today for a SkyMiles (frequent flyer) ticket to Detroit. Delta listed online a 7am flight 2290 that was perfect for me. Since there are two of us flying and I only have enough miles for one ticket, I went online and could not find a matching flight for myself. How is this possible? I would really like to fly with my wife on the same flight.

A: Read on.

Additional reporting by Tracy W. Stewart

George Hobica is a syndicated travel journalist and blogger whose website, www.airfarewatchdog.com, tracks unadvertised airfare wars and fare sales, including the most helpful and always updated Top 50 Airfares.