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JetBlue unveils special ‘Bluericua’ livery, representing the company’s ties to Puerto Rico

By - Sep 16, 2018 9:39pm AST
Puerto Rico has always had a special place in JetBlue’s heart, and now the airline has repainted one of their…

U.S. Airport facial recognition software already busted two people trying to enter with fake passports

By - Sep 16, 2018 8:24pm AST
Thanks to facial recognition software, officials at the Washington Dulles International Airport have busted two people trying to illegally enter…

JetBlue set to raise baggage and ticket change/cancellation fees

By - Aug 20, 2018 8:43pm AST
If you fly with JetBlue, you may be required to fork out a bit of extra cash as the airline…

Can you guess the correct airport codes of these airports?

By - Aug 19, 2018 11:11pm AST
If you’ve flown on a commercial plane, then you may have noticed a three-letter code on your boarding pass or…

Should you recline your seat in economy?

By - Aug 14, 2018 11:02pm AST
For those of us not lucky to travel in business or first class, we are fully aware that more and…

British tourist slaps immigration officer after being fined for overstaying her visa

By - Aug 5, 2018 8:18pm AST
A British tourist traveling from Bali, Indonesia, to Singapore, slapped an immigration officer after being fined $4,000 for overstaying her…

Watch this Smartwings 737 overrun the runway edge at Pardubice, Czech Republic

By - Aug 5, 2018 1:14am AST
A Smartwings flight (QS1903) from Heraklion, Greece to Pardubice, Czech Republic overran the end of the runway after failing to…

The TSA wants to eliminate security screening at smaller U.S. airports

By - Aug 1, 2018 8:16pm AST
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is considering discontinuing passenger screening at over 150 small to medium-sized U.S. based airports. According…

Aeromexico Connect E190 veered off runway and burst into flames

By - Jul 31, 2018 6:11pm AST
Reports are coming in that Aeromexico Connect flight AM2431 from Durango to Guadalajara (both in Mexico) burst into flames shortly after…

Air Canada 787 gets stuck after entering wrong taxiway, forcing 6 hour runway closure

By - Jul 30, 2018 8:53pm AST
Air Canada flight 5 (AC5) from Montreal, Quebec to Tokyo Narita, Japan (arriving on July 30th) got into a sticky…

Atlas Air 767 suffers air frame buckling after hard landing

By - Jul 29, 2018 11:57pm AST
An Atlas Air 767-300ER (registration N641GT) suffered air frame damage after a hard landing at Portsmouth, New Hamshire. The flight…

El Al reveals 70th anniversary Retro-jet titled ‘Rehovot’

By - Jul 25, 2018 10:27pm AST
To celebrate the airline’s 70th year in operation, Israel-based El Al has unveiled a special livery 787 retro-jet. The 6th…

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…