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Woman Uses Air Vent to Dry Her Underwear Mid-Flight

When it come to passenger shaming, we try our best to leave these stories to former flight attendant Shawn Kathleen. But this bizarre incident on board an Ural Airlines flight is one … Read entire article »

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United Details First Boeing 737 MAX 9 Routes

United Airlines just announced the schedule for the first flights of the newest member of its fleet: The Boeing 737 MAX 9. The airline plans to add 10 example of the … Read entire article »

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Buy Miles for Just 1.39 Cents Each Through the New LifeMiles Subscription Program

One of the most overlooked mileage programs is Avianca LifeMiles. With opportunities to book domestic United awards starting at just 7,500 miles and business class flights to Europe from 63,000 … Read entire article »

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10 Things to Do When You Get Amex Platinum

Official Application Link: The Platinum Card from American Express (60,000-point bonus offer) Since late March 2017, Amex has offered an increased sign-up bonus for its Platinum Card: 60,000 points after you spend … Read entire article »

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There’s A New(ish) Airline Around: Air Italy

Say ciao to Italian carrier Meridiana, which rebranded as Air Italy on February 19, under new shareholder Qatar Airways. And soon you’ll be able to say hi to Air Italy in the … Read entire article »

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See What LAX’s New People Mover Will Look Like

One of the US’s busiest airports is getting a much-needed upgrade to its passenger movement system.  Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) released renderings of its new Automated People Mover (APM) system. LAX … Read entire article »

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Stewart International Airport Gets Expansion, Name Change Approved

On February 15, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey authorized a $30 million expansion to Stewart International Airport (SWF), which would add nearly 20,000 square-feet of space … Read entire article »

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Fact-Checking American Airlines Flight Attendant Claims to Sell You a Credit Card

If you’ve flown on an American Airlines flight in the last few months, you’ve no doubt heard the credit card pitch. While sometimes this pitch is made shortly after takeoff, … Read entire article »

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