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This new airplane economy-seat concept converts into lie-flat beds

The new airline seat design hopes to bridge the comforts of business class with the low fares of co…

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WATCH: Twin-airplane near accident at busy Mumbai airport raises safety concerns, highlights ATC pressure

This near-miss involved an IndiGo flight from Indore and an Air India jet bound for Thiruvananthapu…

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My family booked first-class 'apartment' seats for an 8-hour Etihad Airways flight. I can see why the private airplane rooms cost $6,000 a pop.

Flying has been hectic and nightmarish lately, but letting the best redemption opportunities steer …

Charlotte Holmes   


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Airplane passenger fined for urinating in a cup and then spilling it on a flight attendant, says report

A passenger a New Zealand Air flight from Auckland to Sydney was fined for urinating in a cup.

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The new boss of Boeing's commercial airplanes division is a third-generation employee

Stephanie Pope has worked for Boeing for almost 30 years in a variety of senior roles, most recentl…

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An influencer is slammed for having a 'wasteful' and 'polluting' gender reveal party that saw a trio of airplanes leaving smoke-like trails in the sky

Inga Stunbriene shared a video of the event showing three airplanes flying over the couple and maki…

Alexandra Bacon   


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The middle seat on an airplane is severely underrated

The longstanding debate over window versus aisle seats misses the benefits of what's in between: th…

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I went inside the secret airplane rooms where flight attendants and pilots sleep. I'd much rather be a pilot.

I explored two rooms — one where pilots rest and another for flight attendants. Perhaps the differe…

Monica Humphries   


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The time a British Airways pilot was sucked out of an airplane mid-flight — and lived

A British Airways pilot was once sucked out when the cockpit windscreen broke mid-flight. The fligh…

Natalie Musumeci   


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An American Airlines flight attendant was charged over claims he photographed minors in airplane bathrooms

In September, the American Airlines flight attendant was accused of concealing his iPhone inside a …

Pete Syme,Kenneth Niemeyer   


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Trump's Boeing 757 isn't the perfect private jet, but it's perfect for him

The plane's effectiveness has been questioned, and the interiors aren't for everyone, but it's actu…

Benjamin Zhang   


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What you should do if a fellow passenger on a plane insists you switch seats, according to travel experts

There's a heated discussion on social media about when and when not to switch seats with fellow pas…

Lindsay Dodgson   


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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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I've worked on cruise ships for years. I always see passengers make these 13 mistakes.

I've worked on ships for over six years. Here are mistakes passengers make on cruises, from only ea…

Erica DePascale   


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Boeing is adding more 737 airplane inspections as company says it's 'clear that we are not where we need to be'

Boeing Commercial Airplanes CEO Stan Deal said the firm is "taking a hard look" at its quality prac…

Sarah Jackson   


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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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Germany received its third VIP Airbus A350 plane, which replaced the country's old fleet of unreliable A340s

One of Germany's old government A340s had a maintenance failure that forced then-Chancellor Angela …

Taylor Rains   


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13 things you should never do on an airplane, according to flight attendants

Flight attendants share things passengers should never do on a plane, from walking around barefoot …

Alyssa Towns Swantkoski   


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United Airlines CEO says he wants to see a competitor break the Airbus-Boeing duopoly, but isn't convinced by Chinese upstart Comac

Scott Kirby said Boeing's decision to build the 737 Max instead of a new model was a "fundamental m…

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What Boeing needs in its next CEO, according to the president of Emirates

"You need a true leader, a strong person, a great communicator who understands the business," said …

Kwan Wei Kevin Tan