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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.

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

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

More and more airlines are ditching plastics

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

Hi Fly picks up a second-hand Airbus A380

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

Brave or stupid? Journalist almost decapitated during army helicopter promotion

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

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

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

Stansted bans passengers from sleeping in its airport

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

New Zealand to introduce tourism tax in second half of 2019

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

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

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

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

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

Emirates wants entirely windowless airplanes in the future

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

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

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

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

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

American Airlines CEO warns passengers to brace for potential price hikes

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

11 of the coolest airline liveries in the world

Unlike Lufthansa, there are many airlines putting out some really decent paint jobs. The majority of carriers these days stick…
By May 30, 2018

Save big on these travel deals to The Bahamas this May and June

The Bahamas Tourism Agency is ramping up efforts to attract as many tourists as possible to the island over the…
By May 27, 2018

Experience the supercar life with Dream Racing, Las Vegas [Review]

It’s hard not to love a good supercar. They’re gorgeous to look at, they’re loud, sleek, and go really fast….
By May 20, 2018

Stunning view from the The High Roller at The LINQ, Las Vegas [Review]

Earlier this year, I had the opportunity to ride The High Roller, Las Vegas’s observational wheel attraction. Standing at 550…
By May 20, 2018