Orlando airport prepared for busiest Christmas/New Year’s season

Orlando airport prepared for busiest Christmas/New Year’s season

For nearly 3 million travelers, the journey to spend the season with family and friends will take them through Orlando… Read More »

Holiday season travel tips from John Wayne Airport

Holiday season travel tips from John Wayne Airport

John Wayne Airport (JWA) anticipates a busier-than-normal travel period between December 16, 2016 and January 2, 2017. Last year, more… Read More »

Many ways to be banned from an airline for life

Many ways to be banned from an airline for life

Photo courtesy of Delta Air Lines. While receiving a lifetime ban from an airline is extremely rare and doesn’t mean… Read More »

Report concludes Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine by a Russian missile

Report concludes Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine by a Russian missile

Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 was shot down over Ukraine by a Russian-made Buk missile fired from rebel-held territory, an international… Read More »

Ryanair passenger breaches security and runs down the tarmac to board flight

Ryanair passenger breaches security and runs down the tarmac to board flight

A Ryanair passenger of Bolivian nationality is facing charges after he ran onto the tarmac to catch a flight. The… Read More »

Cairo hopes for hotel rebound

Cairo hopes for hotel rebound

Hotel openings and expansions are set to increase Egypt’s hotel room count in the capital. According to a report in… Read More »

Americans would rather stay home than travel to Rio Olympics

Americans would rather stay home than travel to Rio Olympics

One would think people should jump at the chance to witness the awe and grandeur that is the Summer Olympics…. Read More »

Missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 may have deliberately crashed

Missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 may have deliberately crashed

Certain tenets of an international insurance treaty may stymie coverage for families of the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370,… Read More »

TSA finds in bags 65 loaded firearms, grenades and a cleaver

TSA finds in bags 65 loaded firearms, grenades and a cleaver

In the seven-day span from July 22 to July 28, TSA officers discovered 74 firearms – including 65 that were… Read More »

Dutch heighten security at Amsterdam airport citing threat ‘indications’

Dutch heighten security at Amsterdam airport citing threat 'indications'

The national threat level in the Netherlands is one notch from the highest. Dutch police conducted security searches around Amsterdam’s Schiphol… Read More »

Turkish Airlines just fired 211 employees for ‘behaviors conflicting with the interest of our country’

Turkish Airlines just fired 211 employees for 'behaviors conflicting with the interest of our country'

Turkish Airlines announced on Monday Jul. 25 that it has fired 211 employees for what the company called “attitudes and… Read More »

An EgyptAir Airbus A320 flying from Paris to Cairo vanishes north of Alexandria

An EgyptAir Airbus A320 flying from Paris to Cairo vanishes north of Alexandria

The EgyptAir red-eye flight from Paris to Cairo, an Airbus A320-200 jetliner less than half full, had just entered Egyptian… Read More »

LAX beefs up security in wake of EgyptAir jet disappearance

LAX beefs up security in wake of EgyptAir jet disappearance

Los Angeles International Airport boosted security measures, including stepped up police presence in the central terminal area, as a precautionary… Read More »

Sea-Tac Airport to hire 90 contractors to help shrink security lines

Sea-Tac Airport to hire 90 contractors to help shrink security lines

Long, slow lines at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport security checkpoints may improve starting next week, when screening officers will open more… Read More »

Sniffer cats to replace dogs in Papua New Guinea airport security trial

Sniffer cats to replace dogs in Papua New Guinea airport security trial

Sniffer dogs are having to step aside for their feline counterparts at a Papua New Guinea airport and, if trials… Read More »

In-flight Wi-Fi is vulnerable to hackers

In-flight Wi-Fi is vulnerable to hackers

Wi-Fi in the sky isn’t a vague thought any more. As in-flight airplane Wi-Fi becomes more of a commonplace, the… Read More »

Turkish A330 flight diverted after ‘Bomb Threat’

Turkish A330 flight diverted after 'Bomb Threat'

A Turkish Airlines flight from Bangkok made an emergency landing in New Delhi after a written bomb threat was found… Read More »

European sun-seekers switch to Spain, Bulgaria and Greece fearing Tunisia

European sun-seekers switch to Spain, Bulgaria and Greece fearing Tunisia

Fearing for their safety in Tunisia after a gunman killed dozens of tourists, sun-seeking Europeans are switching to destinations such… Read More »

Malaysia pushes for UN-backed tribunal to prosecute downing of flight MH17 last year in eastern Ukraine

Malaysia pushes for UN-backed tribunal to prosecute downing of flight MH17 last year in eastern Ukraine

Malaysia has told the United Nations Security Council of plans to push for a UN-backed tribunal to prosecute those suspected… 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 »

Thousands of tourists have left Tunisia since Islamist militant attack

Thousands of tourists have left Tunisia since Islamist militant attack

Hundreds of armed police patrolled the streets of Tunisia’s beach resorts on Sunday and the government said it will deploy… Read More »

Toursits fly home from Tunisia after killing at a beachside hotel

Toursits fly home from Tunisia after killing at a beachside hotel

German tour operator TUI said it was setting up flights for tourists wishing to return from Tunisia after at least… Read More »

Turkish aircraft cleared after bomb search

Turkish aircraft cleared after bomb search

Bomb squad experts found nothing suspicious on a Turkish Airlines plane that had to make an emergency landing in Copenhagen… Read More »