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Airbus vs. Boeing: Flight Attendants Reveal Which Is Better

Flight attendants share the lowdown about which plane they prefer.


This Airline Aims to Become the Most-Eco Friendly in the Country

One U.S. airline is making a serious commitment to the Earth this year.


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This Is the Best Time to Use the Airplane Bathroom

Because nature calls—even at 30,000 feet in the air.


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This Is Exactly How Cold It Has to Be to Keep a Plane from Flying

Snow and sleet may cause delays, but what about frigid temps?


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The Final Verdict on Going Shoeless on Airplanes

When flight attendants see passengers walking around without their shoes on, they cringe.


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50 Airplane Facts You’ve Always Been Curious About

Flying can spark a lot of questions about everything from the iffy food to the holes in the airplane windows....


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Why Are Most Airplane Seats Blue?

It comes down to science and logistics.

20 Places That Will Be Cheaper to Fly to in 2020

We got some insight from flight experts keeping an eye on flight deals, past, present, and future, to determine which...


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Frequent Travelers Share Their Favorite Airplane Hacks

These smart tips from frequent fliers will make your next flight much easier—and might even convince you that getting there...


9 Craziest Things Plane Passengers Have Done to Cheat the System

The most outrageous, hilarious, and true stories of people who tried to bend the rules when flying the friendly skies....


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13 Ways Air Travel Will Change in 2020

Buckle up, folks: Some of these changes may be coming to a flight near you in the new year—and others...


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Flight Connections: How to Avoid Missing Your Connecting Flight

Direct non-stop flights are best but sometimes, due to price or departure airport, flight connections are necessary to get to...


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19 of the Scariest Moments Pilots Have Experienced on the Job

Flying is still considered the safest mode of transportation, but these pilots have stories that may make you reconsider that...


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15 Hilarious Announcements Airlines Have Actually Made

These remarks will calm your nerves before you take off!


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13 Travel Pillows That Experts Swear By

For the comfiest flight ever, don't leave home without one of these fabulous travel pillows.

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16 Air Travel Tips to Follow for Smooth Flying

With inclement weather delays to in-flight problems, anything can happen when you're traveling via airline. The good news is, being...


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The Most Awarded Airlines of 2019

From the best first-class cabin in the world to the long-haul airline that will save you the most money on...


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Your Next International Delta Flight Is About to Get A Lot More Luxurious

Delta has debuted a reimagined Main Cabin experience featuring welcome cocktails, hot towel service, and bistro-style dining.


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14 Essentials Flight Attendants Always Travel with in Winter

There are so many variables when it comes to winter travel ranging from the snow delays to the temperature in...


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What Happens When a Plane Collides with a Flock of Birds?

It's a bird...it's a plane...it's a midair nightmare?

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This Passenger Wasn’t Allowed to Board a Flight Because His Shorts Were Considered “Offe...

A Forbes contributor was nearly booted from a flight for his choice of leg-wear.


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The 6 Most Mysterious Airplane Terminals in the World

Whether you're an experienced jet-setter or first time flier, you won’t want to get stuck with a long layover at...


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10 Things You Should Never Do in an Airplane Bathroom

Germs are potentially harmful in a normal bathroom. But put that bathroom in the sky, shrink it, and pump pressurized...


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20 Things You’re Probably Doing on a Plane That Flight Attendants Wouldn’t

Flight attendants know a thing or two about how to travel well. These smart tips will make your future flights...


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The Little-Known Airplane Feature That Could Save Your Life

Remembering this tiny device could be a big deal!


What Happens When an Airline Shuts Down?

It's not exactly the same every time.