Goods and services you can get for free when you travel in economy class

These days, flying economy is often not the best experience - cramped seats, limited selection of food and drinks. But in some cases, you can ask the flight attendant for some free perks to make your trip more comfortable, like extra snacks,…

'Ghost flight': the man was the only passenger on the plane and showed how it was

A man flying from Sydney, Australia to Fiji was shocked to find himself the only passenger on the plane. What it's like to fly on a "ghost flight", said the DailyMail. Passenger Robbie Allen shared details of his practically empty flight to Fiji in January 2022…

United Airlines is giving away 1 million miles to those who don't like jetlag: how to participate

Changing time zones is often one of the most difficult stages of travel. And although commercial aviation took off more than a century ago, there is still no simple solution. Luckily, United Airlines and Chase have teamed up to help frequent flyers deal with one…

Two employees are to blame for the failure that caused the suspension of all flights in the United States: they messed up the program code

The crash, which shut down all U.S. flights, was caused by data file corruption resulting from non-compliance with government procedures, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) said. Fortune writes about it. The department said in a statement that unidentified "personnel" were responsible for the damage to the file, ...

In Russia, a passenger plane got stuck in a snowdrift and could not take off

In Russia, on January 8, a passenger plane of Pobeda Airlines got stuck in a snowdrift. The aircraft was blocked while trying to take off, reports Obozrevatel. It took the airport staff about half an hour to dig up the plane. Russian media write about it. The plane at the Perm airport while dialing…

If you have been removed from your flight, you are entitled to compensation up to 400% of the ticket price

It was a tough season for travelers. Airlines have delayed or canceled thousands of flights, leaving many people stranded. Even flights that depart smoothly and on time can experience more bookings than there are seats on the plane. And this…

Now Costco sells private jet passes: it's not cheap, but it's very profitable

Costco isn't just bulk toilet paper, Kirkland-brand olive oil, and free cheese samples. There are other reasons to go there as well. The wholesale company has recently been selling private jet passes, among other things. Yes, now in the store really ...

American Airlines passengers vomited the entire flight due to severe turbulence caused by the storm

Rough weather following a winter storm that hit the US caused several passengers on a flight to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to vomit due to turbulence. The New York Post published more details. Emergency services crews rushed aboard an American Airlines plane as it landed at Philadelphia International Airport...

Airline mistakenly sent dog instead of Tennessee to Saudi Arabia

British Airways mistakenly shipped the family's dog from Nashville, Tennessee to Saudi Arabia. The New York Post writes about it. A family that was moving from London, UK to Tennessee was shocked when they arrived at Nashville International Airport and received the wrong dog.…

Flights in winter: how dangerous a slippery landing strip

Winter is a wonderful time of the year: everything is covered with snow, you can slide on the skating rink right under the open sky. But it is at this time of the year that not only the streets, but also the runways are covered with ice. USA Today learned from an experienced pilot how safe…

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