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Caribbean Airlines to lease 4 Boeing 737 MAX 8 jets from Air Lease Corporation

By - Feb 17, 2019 3:20pm AST
Last year, Caribbean Airlines announced that it would be replacing its current fleet of 12 Boeing 737-800s with newer 737…

British tourist jailed for slapping Indonesian immigration official

By - Feb 11, 2019 11:00pm AST
Just over six months ago, we covered a story about an English tourist who was fined $4,000 for overstaying her…

A Vietnam Airlines A321neo diverted to Lahore after experiencing engine problems during delivery flight

By - Feb 11, 2019 2:41am AST
A Vietnam Airlines A321-200N was forced to divert to Lahore, Pakistan after the pilots experienced problems with one of the…

Watch as Piper Malibu slams into snowbank at Courchevel Altiport

By - Feb 9, 2019 2:37pm AST
Dramatic winter crashes aren’t only captured on dashcams, as the crew of this Piper Malibu can tell you. On February…

Delta scraps “Plane Crush” Coca-Cola napkins amidst social media controversy

By - Feb 7, 2019 11:51pm AST
American Airlines and United can take a back seat as Delta has taken the wheel as they’ve some how managed…

Aeroflot revokes traveler’s Platinum status over Instagram insults

By - Feb 3, 2019 11:48pm AST
Aeroflot has revoked yet another customer’s frequent flyer status over harsh social media criticism. Businessman Alexander Sokolovsky is the second…

JetBlue refunding base fare for passengers with names starting with “PAT” between ATL and BOS for Super Bowl

By - Feb 3, 2019 12:09pm AST
JetBlue has been showing a lot of love for Patriots fans over the last few weeks by offering discounted prices…

United to retrofit 24 767-300s with 46 Polaris Business Class seats

By - Jan 31, 2019 11:34pm AST
As United Airlines continues its slow but sure process of upgrading its business class cabins to their new Polaris hard…

You can now book a spot on a “Luxury Space Hotel” for $80,000

By - Jan 29, 2019 11:31pm AST
If you want to take your travels to the next level, you might soon be able to stay in the…

British Airways to start retiring 747s later this year

By - Jan 29, 2019 9:40pm AST
As 777X, A350, 787 and A330neo orders continue to stack up, the 747 passenger jet is now seeing the first…

E-cigarette batteries ignite in luggage compartment of Air Transat aircraft before departure

By - Jan 28, 2019 10:24pm AST
E-Cigarettes are once again causing concern, this time after it was determined that the batteries from one such device in…

Save up to 55% off at Sonesta Ocean Point and Sonesta Maho with these last minute deals

By - Jan 28, 2019 4:48am AST
If you’re a fan of the all-inclusive Sonesta Maho hotel in St. Maarten, you may have heard that the post-Hurricane…

Student calls in fake EasyJet bomb threat to prevent parents from visiting him

By - Jan 25, 2019 5:32am AST
A French 23-year old is now facing up to five years in jail after calling in a bomb threat to…

Aer Lingus reveals “safe” updated livery and refreshed brand

By - Jan 18, 2019 12:46am AST
Following the trend of many other airlines, Aer Lingus has played it safe with a simple brand refresh. Even though…

Aer Lingus’ new livery leaked ahead of brand refresh reveal

By - Jan 16, 2019 10:29pm AST
It’s no news that Aer Lingus is embarking on a €2 million brand refresh. With the official reveal carded for…

Vacationers come home to find burglar fully moved into their home

By - Jan 14, 2019 5:05am AST
A Cobb County, Georgia family just coming home from vacation were in for a surprise when they found someone had…

New supersonic commercial jet could take flight by 2023

By - Jan 13, 2019 9:33pm AST
Commercial supersonic flight may finally rise from the ashes as Boom Supersonic has raised more money for development of its…

What NOT to do when you’re on vacation in Aruba

By - Jan 12, 2019 6:45pm AST
A few decades ago, only the rich, famous, and privileged had the opportunity to travel the world. Nowadays, anyone can…

London airports order military-grade anti-drone defense equipment

By - Jan 6, 2019 9:14pm AST
London’s Heathrow and Gatwick airports have ordered military-grade anti-drone defense equipment in response to the three-day long shut down at…

Ryanair rated “worst short-haul airline” 6th year in a row, according to survey

By - Jan 6, 2019 2:39pm AST
Ryanair has once again bottomed out in the “short-haul economy airlines” segment of annual UK Which? survey. The polls which…

Power bank explodes on Royal Brunei Airlines flight

By - Jan 6, 2019 1:35am AST
Passengers on board a Royal Brunei Airlines flight from Hong Kong (HKG) to Bandar Seri Begawan (BWN) had a mid-air…

Aeromexico 737 main gear scraped down to axle after landing incident

By - Jan 3, 2019 6:12pm AST
An Aeromexico flight from Mexico City (MEX) to Guadalajara, Mexico (GDL) ended up grinding down its main landing gear to…

Cathay Pacific to honor Business and First Class pricing error

By - Jan 2, 2019 7:43pm AST
A few days ago, various airline deal websites brought to light super low business and first class fares being offered…

Video captures parent allowing child to draw on airplane seat back

By - Jan 1, 2019 10:59pm AST
A viral video depicting a passenger encouraging their child to draw on the back of an airplane seat has sparked…

Hi Fly operates first “plastic free” flight, aims to ditch single-use plastic by end of 2019

By - Jan 1, 2019 9:26pm AST
As more partners in the travel sector aim to ditch plastic, charter airline Hi Fly has joined the ranks in…

Australian authorities to roll out drone “monitoring equipment” near airports and landmarks

By - Dec 30, 2018 11:49pm AST
Between December 19 – 21, 2018, flights in and out of Gatwick Airport came to a standstill after there were…

Here’s your chance to fly WestJet’s 787-9 domestic

By - Dec 30, 2018 9:38pm AST
When airlines add new aircraft types to their fleet, they typically operate them on shorter haul routes as part of…

Put your face on your luggage and never lose your bag again

By - Dec 2, 2018 11:22pm AST
Most suitcases are flat out BORING. Black, rectangular, and rolling off the baggage belts by the thousands. While there are…

Caribbean Airlines to add 12 737 MAX 8s to its fleet

By - Nov 21, 2018 8:21pm AST
Caribbean Airlines’ chairman Shameer Ronnie Mohammed has announced that the airline will be adding 12 Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft…

American Airlines CEO says passengers want on-time performance over customer service

By - Nov 20, 2018 11:00pm AST
American Airlines’ CEO Doug Parker has made it clear to employees that they should aim to always to have flights…