Questions and Answers

Have a travel related question? Post it here, and I’ll do my best to answer it as quickly as possible.

While anyone can comment on regular blog post, registration is required in order to post a question in this space. Creating your account is free, and you'll be able to see when your question is answered, as well as like comments from other users. And of course, you'll earn status points for offering helpful answers!

This space is intended to be more of a community as well, so please jump in and share tips!

Filter by:

SAN Airport

2

Qantas auctioning off seats!

Can you help?
0

How do Airlines Rank Passengers

2

Hotels and families

1

Global Entry Renewal – Applicaton -> New Card = 7 Days

1

UA first responder discount?

2

Alitalia shutting down – now what?

3

Digital nomading

1

New Qatar Transit Policy?

1

USA Accept Antigen Test For Re-Entry

1

Ask a Question

Everyone can read and comment, but you must login to post a new comment.

Answers (4)

Blog Post Idea

Blog Post Idea

  1. joerose

    [USER=4]@Lucky[/USER]

    Just a thought for a new article.

    As a young traveler under the age of 21, I have never gotten an “ID” check when being served alcohol in first class or purchasing in economy.

    Is may occur because I look 21+, however do flight attendants ever ID people on flights when it comes to serving alcohol?

    I think it would make an interesting blog post

  2. David W

    I havent seen it done but I probably wouldnt risk it., especially of its a domestic US flight.

  3. Anonymous

    Interesting topic! Sort of addressed this early last year in a post:
    [URL]http://onemileatatime.boardingarea.com/2016/01/10/minimum-drinking-age-planes/[/URL]

    Generally speaking I agree they don’t ID as much on planes as elsewhere. Also, on a plane you have more of a defense if you’re carded (“oh, I thought in international airspace the age limit is different”). That’s not to say you should get drunk because you can, but I know a lot of people try.

    On the other end of the spectrum, I’m 26 going on about 60, and I recently got asked in Emirates first class if I was at least 21. Other than that I don’t remember ever being asked in a premium cabin if I was old enough to drink, so I was caught off guard.

  4. Donna

    I’ve seen people carded in economy on US domestic flights but never in premium class. Then again, it’s hard to recall seeing anyone in premium cabins who look young enough to be carded.

Sign in to help answer questions.