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

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

JetBlue set to raise baggage and ticket change/cancellation fees

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

Can you guess the correct airport codes of these airports?

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

Should you recline your seat in economy?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Aeromexico Connect E190 veered off runway and burst into flames

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

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

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

Atlas Air 767 suffers air frame buckling after hard landing

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

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

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

If you want a good travel companion, look for this personality trait

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

WestJet to introduce ‘Premium’ cabin on 737s

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

The Weekend Fly By: July 16th-22nd

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

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

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

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

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…
By - Jul 20, 2018 - 5:45am AST