What happened to the economy class skylounges of the 1970s?

What happened to the economy class skylounges of the 1970s?

There was a time, not so long ago n the 1970s, when air travel was really fun. Not the pretend… Read More »

The best first class airline beds in the sky

The best first class airline beds in the sky

With so many airlines promoting their first class cabins in terms of celebrity chef menus, exclusive first class lounges, complimentary… Read More »

Delta Air Lines will offer additional and upgraded transcon service this fall

Delta Air Lines will offer additional and upgraded transcon service this fall

Delta Air Lines will offer additional and upgraded transcontinental service in November 2015, and will increase service between New York-JFK and Los… Read More »

United passenger lights up and refuses to stop smoking


United passenger lights up and refuses to stop smoking


A United Airlines flight that departed Denver International Airport bound for Boston on Friday June 27 had to return to… Read More »

Airline faces £350k bill for diverting jet when passenger ‘made threats over nuts and crackers’

Airline faces £350k bill for diverting jet when passenger 'made threats over nuts and crackers'

Jeremiah Mathis Thede, 42, is alleged to have forced the pilot of the Rome to Chicago service to land at… Read More »

New in-flight internet services will upgrade passenger experience dramatically

New in-flight internet services will upgrade passenger experience dramatically

Airborne Internet services are poised to make the hours that passengers spend in an aircraft cabin a dramatically different experience…. Read More »

IATA halts plans to set size guidelines for carry-on luggage following a backlash

IATA halts plans to set size guidelines for carry-on luggage following a backlash

IATA has halted plans to set size guidelines for carry-on luggage, it announced on June 9 at its annual meeting… Read More »

IATA airlines to address carry-on luggage dilemma

IATA airlines to address carry-on luggage dilemma

The International Air Transport Association (IATA), announced on June 9 in a press release, a new initiative to optimize the… Read More »

Entire family kicked off airplane for toddler’s bad behavior

Entire family kicked off airplane for toddler's bad behavior

Flying with kids isn’t easy. There are tricks we have to do, sometimes even bribes, to get our kids to… Read More »

United Express introduces new Premium-Cabin menu on flights

United Express introduces new Premium-Cabin menu on flights

United Airlines will introduce new premium-cabin dining service on United Express flights beginning next week, featuring freshly prepared entrees served… Read More »

Delta’s new Gogo Inflight Wi-Fi service

Delta's new Gogo Inflight Wi-Fi service

Delta Air Lines and Gogo signed a deal on Feb. 25 that will bring higher-speed Internet capability to passengers on… Read More »

Daughter of the boss of Korean Air treated flight crew like “feudal slaves”

Daughter of the boss of Korean Air treated flight crew like "feudal slaves"

The daughter of the boss of Korean Air, on trial in a case popularly known as ‘nut rage’, treated flight… Read More »

ANA is expanding its in-flight WiFi services

ANA is expanding its in-flight WiFi services

All Nippon Airways ANA is expanding its in-flight WiFi services across its international network and on selected domestic routes. ANA… Read More »

Swiss International will introduce new destinations and in-flight services

Swiss International will introduce new destinations and in-flight services

Swiss International will be investing new destinations and further product enhancements over the next few years as part of its… Read More »

Australasian charity calls for booze ban on flights

Australasian charity calls for booze ban on flights

Drug Arm Australasia has already confirmed it would support an initiative to ban booze at 35,000 feet, and even in… Read More »

US House of Reps urged regulators to keep ban on in-flight mobile phone calls

US House of Reps urged regulators to keep ban on in-flight mobile phone calls

A bipartisan group of almost 80 members of the House of Representatives have urged regulators not to end the ban… Read More »

Jet Airways will begin complementary meal service onboard all flights

Jet Airways will begin complementary meal service onboard all flights

Jet Airways, based in Mumbai, will begin full-service operations on both its and subsidiary Jet Konnect’s domestic flights with effect… Read More »

SAS launches all-business class Houston-Stavanger route

SAS launches all-business class Houston-Stavanger route

SAS Scandinavian launches an all-business class service from Stavanger in Norway to Houston, Texas. The airline expects to “significantly strengthen”… Read More »

United introduces improved in-flight food and beverage service

United introduces improved in-flight food and beverage service

United Airlines introduced on Aug. 21 new, improved lunch, dinner and beverage choices for domestic first-class customers, offering travelers chef-inspired meals… Read More »

Many international airlines still don’t have in-flight Wi-Fi

Many international airlines still don't have in-flight Wi-Fi

Wi-Fi is slowly but surely ramping up on domestic US flights. A larger proportion of them offer some form of… Read More »

Swiss International repeats as winner of “Europe’s Leading Airline Business Class” award

Swiss International repeats as winner of "Europe’s Leading Airline Business Class" award

Swiss International has again captured the award as “Europe’s Leading Airline Business Class” at this year’s World Travel Awards, an… Read More »

Does Delta finally understand kid seat safety rule?

Does Delta finally understand kid seat safety rule?

In an incident dismayingly similar to one involving American Airlines, a Delta Air Lines commuter, Shuttle America, refused to allow… Read More »

Air Mauritius awarded 4-Star rating by SKYTRAX

Air Mauritius awarded 4-Star rating by SKYTRAX

Air Mauritius, the leading airline in the Indian Ocean, was awarded the prestigious 4-Star professional quality rating by SKYTRAX. The… Read More »