United Safety Video

United Airlines’ New Spider-Man Safety Video

Nowadays airlines put a lot of effort into their safety videos, and today United has launched a new Spider-Man themed one in a mini-drama film. This is part of a broader promotional partnership with Sony Pictures, which celebrates the release of "Spider-Man:…

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Aeroflot Fire

Yesterday’s Awful Aeroflot Crash Landing: 5 Thoughts

Yesterday evening an Aeroflot Sukhoi Superjet 100 had a crash landing at Moscow's Sheremetyevo Airport. What initially looked to some to be a miracle has quickly turned into a massive tragedy. While I'm not going to be providing play-by-play coverage…

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Dr Dao Interview

Dr. Dao Appears In First Ever TV Interview

On April 9, 2017, Dr. Dao was dragged off a United Express flight from Chicago O'Hare. At first this video seemed like it may be no different than most other viral airline videos, though this incident was unlike anything we've seen before in commercial…

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Westjet Flyre Festival

EPIC: WestJet Announces Flyre Festival

I try to live without regrets, though if there's one regret I have, it's that I didn't have the opportunity to attend Fyre Festival. I might be an introvert, but it just seemed like such a pleasant group of likeminded people, and I can't help but think…

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Airline Employee Fight

OMG: Airline Employee Fight You Have To See To Believe

Unfortunately there aren't many details out there about this video, but A Fly Guy's Cabin Crew Lounge has shared video footage of what appears to be two airline employees getting into a serious fight. We're not sure where exactly this is -- I've seen…

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Marriott Bonvoy Commercial

Marriott Bonvoy’s First Commercial Debuts During Oscars

The Marriott Bonvoy loyalty program launched in mid-February, replacing Marriott's previous three separate loyalty programs -- Marriott Rewards, Ritz-Carlton Rewards, and Starwood Preferred Guest. Personally I don't really get why they decided to rebrand…

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Westjet Safety Video

WestJet’s First Ever Safety Video

WestJet is transforming at the moment. This includes the airline installing a "real" business class product on their 737s, and much more significantly, also taking delivery of 787s. The airline operated their first revenue Boeing 787 flight yesterday…

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Turkish Airlines Safety Video

Turkish Airlines Releases New LEGO Themed Safety Video

Nowadays airlines put quite a bit of effort into their safety videos. Rather than just making them informational and boring to the point that people tune out, they try to make them engaging, so that people are more likely to pay attention. There are…

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Turkish Video

Turkish Airlines’ Stunning New Short Film, “The Journey”

Advertising during the Super Bowl isn't cheap, and the companies that do typically focus on making ads interesting, rather than focusing purely on "selling" their products. Turkish Airlines was one of the companies that took out an ad during yesterday's…

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Air New Zealand Safety Video

Air New Zealand Pulls New Safety Video Because Of How Bad It Is

Air New Zealand is hands down the most innovative airline when it comes to their safety videos. Some of my favorite safety videos have been from Air New Zealand, and they’ve typically introduced at least two new safety videos per year. Most of these…

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Snl Atc

Video: SNL Parodies Scottish Air Traffic Controllers

Saturday Night Live seems to have air travel themed skits with some frequency nowadays. I'd say they're mostly pretty funny, though I think generally the more you know about a topic, the less funny these skits become. For example, in the past couple…

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Ryanair Singing

Video: Students Break Out In Song On Ryanair Flight

Nowadays most of the viral videos we see from onboard planes involve fights, confrontations, etc. That's why I think this cute video is worth sharing. There's video online of something nice that actually happened on a Ryanair flight. Music students from…

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Putin Plane

Video: 15 Year Old Boy Tours Putin’s Plane

While I don't speak any Russian and have no clue what exactly is going on here, this is still sort of awesome. Reader Andrey forwards a video that was uploaded to YouTube yesterday of a boy touring Putin's IL-96 plane. Apparently it was the 15 year old's…

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