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  • Flight of etiquette: 10 offensive things people do on airplanes
    Flight of etiquette: 10 offensive things people do on airplanes
    What is it about air travel that seems to send manners on the fly? Public decorum seems to vanish with some folks, while they sit buckled into airplane seats.What’s the most repulsive thing fellow passenger have done aboard airplanes?...
  • Land of Enchantment Fly In and Double Eagle II Airport Open House Sept 6
    Land of Enchantment Fly In and Double Eagle II Airport Open House Sept 6
    A free, fun-filled day of aviation is returning to Albuquerque on September 6. The 24th annual 'Land of Enchantment Fly In and Airport Open House' is taking place at Double Eagle II Airport. New Mexicans will have a chance to see aircrafts...
  • Airplane bicycle seats could be on your next flight
    Airplane bicycle seats could be on your next flight
    What would you be willing to sacrifice to pay less for an airline ticket? Airbus thinks they have the answer. Airbus believes you’d be willing to give up a comfortable seat reported the Washington Post on July 14, 2014.Airbus Industries, a...
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    What not to do when playing it cool
    In the flirting game, there are many sources of valid, tested, useful ideas on what to do.I am here as your unmitigated source of what NOT to do. This is a free service I provide. You're welcome. Now I have had a few successful turns at...
  • Aviation - Post and Gatty
    Flying around the world!
    Eighty-one years ago, on June 23, 1931, aviators Wiley Post and Harold Gatty took off in a single-engine Lockheed Vega airplane named the "Winnie Mae" from Roosevelt Field in New York on a record-breaking, round-the-world flight.Due to...
  • A plane crashed at McDonald's restaurant
    Plane crash at McDonald's: Lucky pilot crashes plane in Louisiana, survives
    Luckily, a plane crash at a McDonald's location in Northern Louisiana didn't result in a fatality or multiple injuries on the ground. Officials say the pilot of a small aircraft attempting a landing ran into trouble and crashed a McDonald&...
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    News about lost airplane affects WALA-TV's local entertainment/lifestyle program
    WALA-TV's broadcast of a news conference about the airplane from Malaysia Airlines that had been lost since the Saturday of March 8th (the name of the airplane was MH370) during their local morning news program ("FOX 10 News in the...
  • Malaysia Airlines
    Malaysia Airlines passenger plane missing en route to Beijing
    UPDATE: (3-15-2014, 1:30 a.m. CT): Malaysian Government concludes that the missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner was hijackedMalaysia Airlines as well as authorities began a search and rescue effort on Saturday because a Malaysia Airline passenger...
  • Crosswinds cause Boeing 777 landing to be aborted
    Boeing 777 landing aborted at Birmingham Airport; fliers sickened
    An Emirates Boeing 777 landing, aborted by the pilot of the aircraft on Thursday, is making its rounds on the Internet. At the Birmingham Airport, the large commercial airliner, carrying 300 passengers, experienced high crosswinds from a UK storm...
  • TSA Agent
    TSA's observational screening method only slightly better than random chance
    The system currently in use by the TSA is aimed at looking at a person's intent when flying rather than what they are carrying. However, according to USA Today on Nov. 14, the method, called Screening of Passengers by Observation Techniques ...
  • WWII Planes
    WWII plane crash: P-51 Mustang from World War II crashes in Texas
    WII plane crash news doesn't come up very often, but it did Wednesday (Oct. 23) in Texas. The WWII plane crash involved a P-51 Mustang owned by a Texas museum. According to a report from Fox News, it went down in shallow water near Galveston,...
  • San Diego's Miramar Air Show
    The 2014 Miramar Air Show - the biggest and best in the nation!
    According to USA Today, the Miramar Air Show held at the Marine Corps Air Station Miramar in San Diego is one of the biggest and best air shows in the nation and ranks it among their Top 10. In 2007, the International Council of Air Shows voted...
  • Asiana Airlines Accident
    Asiana Airlines Flight 214 Accident
    The tragic crash of an Asiana Boeing 777 yesterday in San Francisco brought out once again the so-called experts to discuss the incident. It is interesting how people that clearly have no understanding of a specific field nor do they appear to...
  • Planes Collide
    Planes collide in fiery midair crash, killing 4 near Phoenix
    Two small planes collide in midair, killing all four people aboard the two single-engine aircrafts in the fiery crash, The Associated Press reported May 31.While several witnesses said they saw the planes collide, they weren’t able to...
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    Tips for Airline Travel with Pets
    As the summer grows closer plans for family vacations take shape. Some families hop in the car and hit the beach or mountains; many people and their pets take off into the wild blue yonder and fly to their relaxation destination. When planning a...