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A travel host who flies 100,000 miles a year says airport lounges are overrated

Travel expert Samantha Brown has access to airport lounges around the world. She rarely uses them b…

Joey Hadden   


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Airlines sometimes turn their planes around and fly thousands of miles home when they have problems. Here's why.

British Airways often chooses to send flights back to London where its easier to reroute passengers…

Pete Syme   


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Flying taxis are closer than ever to reality. The booming industry needs to overcome infrastructure hurdles.

The US's first electric air taxis are expected to start flying commercially next year, igniting a m…

Taylor Rains   


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An Austrian Airlines plane had its windscreen shattered and nose cone torn off after flying through a thunderstorm

The airline said that all 173 passengers and six crew members were unharmed and made a safe landing…

Kwan Wei Kevin Tan   


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How to actually enjoy your time at the airport, according to a travel host who flies 100,000 miles a year

Travel expert Samantha Brown loves spending time at the airport. If you follow her tips on arrival …

Joey Hadden   


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Flying cars: China is taking a lead in the sector, reveals report

China is pulling ahead in the burgeoning eVTOL industry thanks to help from regulators' quick appro…

Grace Eliza Goodwin   


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Flying taxis just got another step closer to reality as $1 billion startup Archer received approval for commercial operations

Archer Aviation has received an order worth $1 billion from United Airlines, and now its eVTOLs are…

Pete Syme   


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A British Airways flight to nowhere went across the Atlantic before turning back and flying 2,300 miles home after a technical issue

Fixing issues is usually easier and cheaper for airlines at home airports, as passengers trying to …

Pete Syme   


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The best and worst airports to have a layover, according to a travel expert who flies 200,000 miles a year

"I try to avoid them, but a lot of the best places worth going to these days do not have direct fli…

Joey Hadden   


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I toured American's pilot training academy, where new hires learn to fly Airbus and Boeing jets. Here's what the 3-week program looks like.

American Airlines requires thousands of flight hours just to get hired, but newly hired pilots must…

Taylor Rains   


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Here's how airlines are using AI to make flying less of a nightmare

United Airlines, for example, uses AI to decide which departing flights can be held for connecting …

Lauren Edmonds   


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A United plane had to be taken out of service and deep cleaned after dozens of passengers flying home from a cruise started throwing up

Dozens of passengers who were returning from a cruise reported flu-like symptoms, so United deep-cl…

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USA’s Minnesota to formally accept flying cars as a category of vehicles allowed to use its roads!

If you thought flying cars were a distant fantasy or belonged only to the realm of Harry Potter, we…

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American Airlines is flying 70 World War II veterans to France for the 80th anniversary of the D-Day landings

70 World War II veterans will be flown on a Boeing 787 to Paris, 80 years since D-Day. Delta is als…

Pete Syme   


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A whistleblower at Boeing's supplier said he 'almost grew a fear of flying' from working 12 years there

Santiago Paredes was a quality manager at Spirit Aerosystems for 12 years, carrying out final inspe…

Matthew Loh   


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Travel expert Rick Steves says he only flies in economy: 'It never occurred to me that I'm suffering'

The travel expert told The Washington Post that he holds an egalitarian worldview. In fact, he wish…

Monica Humphries   


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An airline startup with plans to fly A380s between London and New York made its first transatlantic flight

Global Airlines CEO James Asquith said: "There were moments when I thought the aircraft would not m…

Pete Syme   


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Rival airlines Emirates and Etihad are both flying their luxe Airbus A380s to the US. See how the superjumbos compare.

Etihad Airways' beloved Airbus A380 has returned to the US after four years. It landed at New York'…

Taylor Rains   


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See inside Etihad's giant Airbus A380 that is flying to the US again after being nearly forced into retirement

The COVID-19 crisis exacerbated already growing problems with fuel-hungry, quad-engine planes, prom…

Taylor Rains