Bradley Wint
Bradley Wint
Founder/Executive Editor
I've got Champagne taste but lemonade money. Aviation/travel reporter. I do some plane spotting from time to time as well.
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If you want a good travel companion, look for this personality trait

By - Jul 25, 2018 9:39pm AST
Vacationing with someone who isn’t on the same page with your travel plans can be a complete buzzkill. For those…

WestJet to introduce ‘Premium’ cabin on 737s

By - Jul 24, 2018 9:04pm AST
As WestJet continues its evolution towards becoming a more premium carrier, the airline has announced its ‘Premium’ cabin offering on…

The Weekend Fly By: July 16th-22nd

By - Jul 23, 2018 12:59am AST
In this week’s recap, we talk about sales numbers at Farnsborough, bed bugs on an Air India flight, and potential…

New 3D bag scanner at JFK could eventually mean not having to take out laptops or liquids

By - Jul 22, 2018 11:26pm AST
Just over a week ago, we posted about 3D scanners being tested at Geneva. The new tech continues to spread globally…

Watch the massive Antonov An-225 takeoff up close and personal

By - Jul 20, 2018 5:45am AST
The Antonov An-225 Mriya is a one-off engineering marvel. With its 6 51,600 lb-f thrust engines, the cargo carrying behemoth has…

Emirates opens lounge at Cairo International Airport

By - Jul 19, 2018 9:05pm AST
Emirates passengers in Egypt can now benefit from dedicated lounge access at Cairo International Airport, making it the 42nd in…

The FAA may be required to specify minimum seat sizes for airlines flying within the U.S.

By - Jul 19, 2018 12:11am AST
The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) may soon be required to specify minimum seat sizes for airlines operating within the United…

Air Force One to feature new red, white, and blue paint scheme

By - Jul 18, 2018 12:06am AST
U.S. President Donald Trump has announced in an interview that the next generation VC-25 presidential transport jets will feature a…

Venezuala PM announced that Turkish Airlines would set up base in Caracas, Venezuela

By - Jul 12, 2018 10:59pm AST
Venezuelan President, Nicolas Maduro, has announced that Turkish Airlines would be setting up a base in at the Simón Bolívar…

New 3D scanners that do not require taking out liquids and laptops, being tested at Geneva Airport

By - Jul 11, 2018 9:45pm AST
By far one of the most painful processes of flying is having to go through security. From having to take…

Don’t worry, this acrobatic couple is not in harm’s way

By - Jul 10, 2018 11:00pm AST
With a little bit of camera trickery and an awesome airport beach front, acrobatic couple Oleg Kolisnichenko and Yuliia Nos…

More and more airlines are ditching plastics

By - Jul 10, 2018 10:15pm AST
Whether it be actually looking out for the environment or succumbing to social and competitor pressure, more airlines are ditching…

Hi Fly picks up a second-hand Airbus A380

By - Jul 7, 2018 5:12pm AST
Portuguese-based charter company, Hi Fly, has brought new life to an ex-A380 destined for the scrap yard. The ex-Singapore Airlines…

Brave or stupid? Journalist almost decapitated during army helicopter promotion

By - Jul 1, 2018 8:32pm AST
Sometimes journalists have to go the extra mile when it comes to getting that winning shot, but for one Russian-based…

Close up with WestJet’s 737 MAX 8 in its new livery

By - Jul 1, 2018 12:27pm AST
As WestJet embarks on its transformation to becoming a full service carrier, one of their changes includes updating its fleet’s…

Stansted bans passengers from sleeping in its airport

By - Jun 20, 2018 10:22pm AST
If you are taking a connecting flight with a long layover at Stansted Airport in the UK, be prepared to…

Why you should not buy a round trip ticket to save money on a one way fare

By - Jun 19, 2018 7:18pm AST
Depending on which airline you’re flying with and where you are flying to and from, a one way ticket might…

Delta’s first Boeing 777-200 receives Delta One Suites retrofit

By - Jun 17, 2018 11:01pm AST
Fans of Delta One Suite cabins can rejoice as the airline has started retrofitting its fleet of 18 777-200s (ER…

Canada Jetlines signs lease agreement for 2 A320s to operate by mid-2019

By - Jun 17, 2018 1:25am AST
Upcoming ultra low-cost carrier (ULCC), Canada Jetlines, has signed a definitive lease agreement for two Airbus A320s for AerCap. The…

New Zealand to introduce tourism tax in second half of 2019

By - Jun 16, 2018 6:44pm AST
New Zealand’s government plans to charge an entry tax for tourists visiting the country. Dubbed the “International Visitor Conservation and…

Sun Country forgets to load an entire flight’s worth of baggage

By - Jun 10, 2018 5:56pm AST
You’ve just reached your destination and make your way to the baggage claim area to collect your luggage, only to…

Would you pay $1,000 for a see-through suit case?

By - Jun 8, 2018 8:24pm AST
Rimowa is known for making its range of high-quality, stylish, and durable luggage. In exchange for such good quality, be…

Emirates wants entirely windowless airplanes in the future

By - Jun 6, 2018 10:41pm AST
With the launch of virtual windows in middle seats in First Class, Emirates’ president says he wants to eventually introduce…

Boeing still pushing for New Midsize Airplane (NMA) by 2025

By - Jun 6, 2018 9:38pm AST
Boeing says it still remains committed to pushing the idea for a New Midsize Airplane (NMA). The company’s Vice President…

Here’s a sneak peak of WestJet’s new livery on its 737 MAX 8

By - Jun 5, 2018 9:44pm AST
As WestJet repositions itself towards full-service carrier status with the introduction of its Boeing 787-9 cabin featuring a proper business…

American Airlines CEO warns passengers to brace for potential price hikes

By - Jun 4, 2018 10:52pm AST
American Airlines’ CEO Doug Parker is warning travelers to brace for eventual airfare increases in the wake of rising oil…

TSB report finds WestJet pilots misidentified runway during approach into St. Maarten

By - Jun 4, 2018 8:11pm AST
The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) has released its report regarding WestJet’s much talked-about Sint Maarten missed approach back…

Save 45% on early bookings at Sonesta Maho and Ocean Point

By - Jun 3, 2018 2:53pm AST
As St. Maarten slowly recovers from the destruction caused by Hurricane Irma back in September 2017, work on the Sonesta…

$100 Tapplock smart lock can easily be opened with GoPro mount

By - Jun 3, 2018 12:44am AST
As a traveler, sometimes you really have to ask yourself if making every device into a ‘smart’ device really makes…

American Airlines flight diverted after pilot heard “screams from the cargo hold”

By - May 31, 2018 8:33pm AST
An American Airlines flight leaving the Piarco International Airport in Trinidad destined to Miami, Florida was diverted on Tuesday morning…