There are plenty of things that are wrong in this world, including what you can be arrested for possessing. If you’ve never been stopped at an airport and arrested for carrying half-a-gram of cocaine on your person, then consider yourself lucky. Show More Summary
During 2013 I’ve kept track of every flight I’ve taken, including connections and layovers. As all my flights for the rest of the month are already booked, I am able to publish a complete list of every flight of 2013. Believe it or not, I didn’t qualify for elite status on any airline this year! [...]
On a good day, you’ll get to the airport, breeze through security, get on your plane, and take off and land on time. But that doesn’t always happen: delays are a fact of life when you travel. While you can’t make the trip go any faster, you can put together a kit so you don’t get bored, hungry, or too uncomfortable if your plane gets grounded. More »
This week, a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) official disarmed a potentially dangerous sock monkey at the St. Louis, Mo., airport.
A good way to narrow down which job you'd def never want, I suggest going to any airport & sitting near a 45 yr old man on a business call.
Forget the days when pilots were expected to have perfect vision. China prefers pilots who can fly blind. Smog in China's major cities has gotten so bad that it's actually visible from space, and airline pilots can no longer rely on sight alone when landing their aircraft. Show More Summary
Michelle Williams is all bundled up while walking her pet pooch near her home on Wednesday (December 11) in New York City. The day before, the 33-year-old actress showed her natural beauty while arriving at LAX Airport for a departing flight in Los Angeles. PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Michelle Williams Last week, [...]
A month following the fatal shooting of a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officer at Los Angeles International Airport, a majority of Americans, 59 percent, say that TSA agents in airports should carry guns. Thirty-five percent...Show More Summary
Back in July, Asiana Flight 214 crashed at San Francisco International Airport. Now, US authorities have explained that the accident occurred because the pilot didn’t understand the plane’s computerised auto-throttle system. More »
Summary: While we in PR aren't necessarily in customer service, the reality is, we kind of are. If you're an in-house comms person, you probably do (and absolutely should) have some input into messaging aimed at your customers. The following is the tale of two airports, and a discussion of how all it takes is one, small overlooked department to completely obliterate...
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When a winter ice storm leaves you stranded at an airport, there's nothing that can improve the situation—except an impromptu Christmas concert.
Airlines are spending heavily on fancy airport lounges for premium travelers.
Android/iOS: Google Maps for iOS and Android updated today and both now show you any hotel bookings, restaurant reservations, and flights you have scheduled right on the map itself. This way if you look at an airport in Maps, you'll see your flight times and a link to view the email with more information in it. Read more...
Flying during the holiday season is frustrating at best, and you can better believe that the airlines and airports know travelers aren't exactly happy to be paying top dollar for packed flights, likely during winter weather. Thus, airlines attempt to create smiles for the season by introducing little festive touches to their inflight service. Show More Summary
I hope the Franz Kafka video game isn’t anything like the Franz Kafka airport.
Yogis, rejoice! O’Hare International Airport in Chicago now has a yoga room! The room is open from 6 am – 10 pm, and according to aviation commissioner Rosemarie Andolino, it serves as an “oasis for passengers.” O’Hare is one of the nation’s busiest airports, so an oasis is exactly what its visitors probably need! Chicago’s [...]
Until now, smog in Beijing has forced domestic planes to be rerouted to other airports. The post Chinese Pilots Forced To Learn How To ‘Blind Land’ In Heavy Smog appeared first on ThinkProgress.
ANA announced some pretty substantial route network changes earlier in the week, in particular for their operations to and from Tokyo’s Haneda Airport. There are several changes, so I’ll only hit the highlights: ANA will be launching...Show More Summary
A regional transportation panel Wednesday approved $16.7 million to extend a commuter rail line to Airport Boulevard north of Santa Rosa.