Southwest Honor Flight

This Southwest Airlines Video Will Make You Cry

I'm not someone who cries very often, but this brought tears to my eyes and gave me chills... In 1967 Col. Roy Knight was shot down in the Vietnam War. His remains were only recently found, and were returned to the US. In general that provides the family…

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S7 Airlines

Video: S7 737 Has Scary Takeoff In Moscow

On August 5, S7 Airlines (a oneworld member airline) had an incident while taking off from Moscow's Domodedovo Airport to Simferopol. Flight S7263 was operated by a Boeing 737-800 with the registration code VQ-BKV. The plane took off from runway 32L…

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Aer Lingus A321

A Look At Aer Lingus’ New A321LR Cabin

It's an exciting day for Aer Lingus, as the airline is today starting service with their very first Airbus A321LR. The airline took delivery of their first A321LR just a few days ago, and has a total of eight of these planes on order. The plane will…

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Gold Stolen Sao Paulo

Video: $30 Million Of Gold Stolen From Sao Paulo Airport

This is something that looks like it's straight out of a movie. Yesterday afternoon about 30 million USD worth of gold and other precious metal was stolen from the cargo terminal at Sao Paulo's Guarulhos Airport. The robbers sure had a well thought out…

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American Airlines Assault

Insane Video: American Passenger Assaults Partner

An altercation that unfolded on a July 21 American Airlines flight from Miami to Los Angeles is going viral. A woman was traveling with her significant other (it's not clear if it was her boyfriend, husband, or what). Apparently the issue arose because…

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Air Niugini Crash Landing

Wow: Cockpit Video Shows Air Niugini Crash Landing

Some of you may remember the accident of Air Niugini flight 73, which crash landed in water on approach to Chuuk, Micronesia, on September 28, 2018. The plane had a total of 47 people onboard, including 12(!!!) crew and 35 passengers. Unfortunately one…

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Lagos Airport

OMG: Man Climbs Onto Wing At Lagos Airport To Hitch A Ride

As you guys know, I'm ready for my Nigerian aviation adventure, though I'm not sure I'm quite ready for this... An Azman Air flight this morning from Lagos to Port Harcourt was delayed after the plane gained an extra passenger shortly before takeoff…

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Tarom 737

Video: Passenger Dragged Off Flight For Spitting At Crew

I'm sure just about everyone remembers Dr. Dao, who was dragged off a United Airlines flight after refusing to give up his seat on an overbooked flight. It quite literally made global headlines for days (if not weeks), and became a huge turning point…

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China Airlines Ad

China Airlines’ Brilliantly Unconventional New Ad

China Airlines has released a new advertisement in the past few weeks that’s getting a lot of attention, and for good reason. Most airline ads try to focus on the positive aspects of travel, whether that’s the way your life is enriched by…

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Naomi Campbell

Naomi Campbell’s Intense Pre-Flight Routine

British supermodel Naomi Campbell has a YouTube channel called "Being Naomi," where she covers various aspects of her life. In the most recent "episode," uploaded yesterday, she shares her airport and airplane routing. She seems to love flying about…

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Easyjet Klm

Oops: EasyJet & KLM Planes Collide During Pushback

One has to wonder exactly how this happened. Yesterday a KLM Boeing 737-800 and EasyJet Airbus A320 collided during pushback in Amsterdam. Both planes were pushing back at the same time from opposite gates, and backed up into one another. Here's video…

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Lion Air Captain Last Flight

Touching Video: A Lion Air Captain’s Last Flight

Lion Air Captain Sigit Wiranto operated his last commercial flight on July 2, 2019, from Makassar to Jakarta. There is some video footage from after the flight, and it's touching -- not because the airline did anything special, but because of how emotional…

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Air France Brand Film

Air France’s Incredible New Brand Video

I'm a sucker for some good airline marketing, and in particular I love a well done airline brand video. Not only does it often involve some drool-worthy airplane shots, but it really gives you a sense of how the airline is trying to position themselves…

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American Economy

Guy Turned Down $1,500 To Switch Economy Seats

This story is pretty incredible, and I don't really know what to make of it. NFL star Cam Newton, who allegedly makes $20 million per year, was flying from Paris to the US on Friday. Apparently he was supposed to fly from Paris to Charlotte in American…

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Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse

Video: James Corden Works At Virgin Atlantic Clubhouse

James Corden of "The Late Late Show" does a segment called "Take A Break," where he basically "works" somewhere for a short period of time. He does this at all kinds of businesses, though this week a segment aired that might interest some of you. James…

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British Airways Fathers Day

British Airways’ Brilliant Father’s Day Flight

Happy Father's Day to those fathers out there! Hopefully many of you were able to spend some special time with your family today. British Airways did something really awesome today that allowed some of their employees to spend time with their dads, and…

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American 787

American Suspends Manager Who Chewed Out Mechanic

Last week I shared a video of an American Airlines mechanic being chewed out by his manager. While we don't know the full context, here's part of the conversation in the video: "Every time you come down here you write s*** up and you f****** leave. You…

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