Originally posted on VentureBeat:

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How many times have you been delighted to find out Virgin America was having a $90 sale on the exact, last-minute flight you needed to take? Hipmunk wants to make sure those moments are easier to come by, releasing a new page today called “Flight Deals” that lists flight promotions for you to checking before booking your flight.

It’s a pretty simple site. You choose your city from a drop list, and then any available deals for round-trip tickets pop up, with the price and arrival city. From there you can either click to see flight times and other details, or you can subscribe to that departure city to see future deals.

While it’s not exactly original, it’s a helpful little tool for Hipmunk-lovers and is particularly useful if you’re one of those people who like to take a spontaneous weekend to L.A.

Kayak also earlier this week launched its…

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