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The world’s aviation industry will need to train and deploy more than 600,000 new pilots over the next 20 years. But, then again, the industry might be operating fleets of commercial jets flown by remote control. Those are the seemingly...
Low-cost players aren’t just competing with legacy companies, they are changing how, where and at what price people fly.
joyfull/ShutterstockThe INSIDER Summary:August 23 is known as "cheap flight day."Some people say it's a particularly inexpensive day to fly, while others claim that it's a cheap day to buy plane tickets.It seems mostly like a myth,...
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When you're given the chance to fly business class on a 13-hour flight with Emirates, you drop what you're doing and go.
Oddly, this was his return trip with Frontier Airlines. On the outward leg, everything went smoothly.
The speed limit on commercial air travel is 660 mph, the rate at which a plane 30,000 feet in the air breaks the sound barrier…
Jeremy Reddington/ShutterstockChinese demand for UK commercial property has reached record highs.A weaker pound has made London skyscrapers cheaper for foreign investors. There has been a need to diversify from home markets, helping drive demand...
The other passengers don't seem to side with the airline. And, yes, there's at least some video.
Cypher puzzle, Aug. 13, Datebook, Page 55 The Cypher puzzle misstated the name of the airline captain who landed his disabled plane in the Hudson River in 2009 and was the subject of the movie “Sully.” The correct name is Chesley...
*Cathay sees smaller drop in ticket prices in second half of year. SINGAPORE, Aug 17- Cathay Pacific Airways Ltd shares rose as much as 6 percent on Thursday, as analysts said they believed losses had bottomed for the Hong Kong airline after it...
I had dropped it on the seat in front of me but it proved impossible for the airline to findI arranged for my two sisters and me to fly out on a surprise birthday visit to our fourth sister, who lives in Venice. We are all in our 70s and haven’t...
NEW YORK, Aug 16- Labor Day air travel will get a boost this year, fueled by affordable ticket prices and higher household wealth, an industry trade group reported on Wednesday. "While we expect a growth in passenger traffic over the Labor Day...
Have you ever been stuck at the airport? Hidden within the fine print of your ticket are terms that can make your situation better.
SEATTLE (AP) - A NASA research plane carrying the agency's science director will fly from Boeing Field in Seattle Monday, Aug. 21., to capture the first video of the total solar eclipse. The Seattle Times reports (https://goo.gl/7LrJk5 ) the video...
In the last year alone, the nation’s biggest airlines have collected more than $4 billion in fees to check bags and other personal items. So, it may come as a surprise that one airline is giving up at least some of that revenue. Alaska Airlines has...
HOUSTON (AP) - United Airlines is apologizing to the owners of dog who died in the cargo hold of a plane on a flight from Houston to San Francisco. A United spokesman said Tuesday that the airline is reviewing the incident. KTRK-TV in Houston reports...
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Want to have the best possible experience the next time you fly? Forget about stingy airlines. You might be surprised by the things you can get for free.
Airlines are facing a shortage of pilots due to the addition of flights and the fact many pilots are retiring.
While we’ve been getting used to the idea of driverless cars over the last few years, would you be willing to slip into an autonomous vehicle that’s, uh, quite a bit larger? Like the size of a jetliner, perhaps? Look, Ma! No hands! Commercial...
Airline passengers will give up leg room, overhead-bin space, and a healthy amount of dignity in exchange for a lower airfare. But many won’t give…