6 tips for picking the perfect airplane seat every time

6 tips for picking the perfect airplane seat every time

Whether you’re a window fan or prefer the aisle, your airplane seat can make or break your flying experience. While we’d all prefer to jet around in business or first class every time we travel, picking the perfect seat when you’re booked…

‘Serial stowaway’ arrested at airport

‘Serial stowaway’ arrested at airport

The woman dubbed the “serial stowaway” for her history of trying to sneak onto flights has struck again. According to the New York Post, Marilyn Hartman, 67, was arrested after she attempted to bypass security at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport without a…

United Airlines Extends Boeing 737 MAX Cancellations Into 2020

United Airlines Extends Boeing 737 MAX Cancellations Into 2020

United Airlines is extending cancellations of Boeing 737 MAX flights through the holiday season until January 6, 2020, ensuring that the troubled aircraft won’t resume operating passenger flights in the U.S. until next year at the earliest. According to Reuters, the Chicago-based…

The 10 things I learnt about flying on Emirates

The 10 things I learnt about flying on Emirates

When first I travelled to Tokyo, in the 1980s, it involved a trip to Alaska. The British Airways Boeing 747 was not yet capable of making the 6,000-mile journey nonstop. Instead, to reach the Far East you flew west to Anchorage and west…