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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…

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…

American Airlines launches service between Guyana and Miami

By - Nov 18, 2018 4:59pm AST
American Airlines has began service between Miami, Florida (MIA) and Georgetown, Guyana (GEO). The aircraft touched down on Thursday night…

NASA released probably the best PR video ever

By - Nov 18, 2018 3:58pm AST
As different space agencies race towards flying to and setting up shop on other planetary bodies, NASA has released a…

Prankster posing as ATC, uses walkie-talkie to order Argentinian aircraft to takeoff

By - Nov 14, 2018 7:07pm AST
As part of a prank, a private pilot in Argentina used a handheld communication device to give instructions to active…

Check out photos of WestJet’s MAX 8 new First Class-styled “Premium” seats

By - Nov 11, 2018 9:38am AST
Back in July, we talked about WestJet introducing a proper “Premium” cabin on their 737 MAX 8 aircraft. Now the…

Fly Jamaica 757 overruns runway at Cheddi Jagan in Guyana

By - Nov 9, 2018 5:39am AST
A Fly Jamaica Boeing 757-200 overran the runway at Cheddi Jagan International Airport (GEO) in Timehri, Guyana after attempting to…

Southwest is testing front and rear boarding/de-boarding at select airports

By - Nov 7, 2018 11:25pm AST
Southwest Airlines already has a reputation for speedy boarding thanks to its open seating policy, but the airline is looking…

Lion Air 737-900ER clips lamp post, damaging winglet in the process

By - Nov 7, 2018 9:26pm AST
Lion Air is once again back in the news after one of their Boeing 737-900ERs clipped a light pole at…

Man makes a carry-on coat to circumvent Ryanair’s new baggage fees

By - Nov 6, 2018 9:31pm AST
If you’re a regular flyer with Ryanair, you may have heard about the new fee being slapped on to small…

Zurich residents complain about whale-like sounds coming from passing Swiss A220 jets

By - Nov 6, 2018 5:25pm AST
One of Airbus’s major selling points for the A220 is its really quiet Pratt & Whitney PW1500G engines, but a…

A baggage handler fell asleep in airplane cargo hold and woke up in a different state

By - Nov 5, 2018 12:49am AST
Falling asleep on the train or the bus is one thing, but falling asleep in an airplane’s cargo hold and…

Sunwing adds Tobago to its winter schedule

By - Nov 4, 2018 10:25pm AST
Leisure airline Sunwing Airlines has added Tobago to its list of winter destinations with service beginning in late December 2018….

Airbus’ slowest selling-aircraft finally gets some engines

By - Oct 23, 2018 10:03pm AST
Airbus has finally rolled out its A330-800 with a pair of Rolls-Royce Trent 7000 engines. The smaller A330neo aircraft is…

Racially abusive man throws insults at black woman on Ryanair flight

By - Oct 21, 2018 12:24am AST
Ryanair is once again making headlines, this time after video surfaced showing a white male throwing racial insults towards another…

Scientists able to scare away birds around airport with googly eyes

By - Oct 14, 2018 11:17pm AST
It’s no secret that birds and airplanes do not mix. Whether it be being sucked into engines or smashing through…

Cathay Pacific to donate world’s first Boeing 777-200 to museum

By - Sep 17, 2018 10:33pm AST
Cathay Pacific and Boeing have announced they will be donating the world’s first Boeing 777 to the Pima Air &…