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This Is Why Your Seat Needs to Be “Upright and Locked” During Takeoff and Landing

You will always be notified by the airline crew to reset your plane seat to the "upright and locked" position...



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This Is What Picking a Window Seat on an Airplane Says About Your Personality

Choosing between a window seat or an aisle seat isn't just about comfort and convenience.


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You Can Now Send Text Messages from 10,000+ Feet in the Air—If You Fly This Major Airline

The service is the first of its kind among U.S. global carriers.


Doing This One Thing at Airport Security Could Cut Your Wait Time in Half

You’ll never have to sprint to your flight gate again!


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This Little-Known Airplane Rule Can Help When Your Miss Your Flight

It’s rarely publicized, but this policy can be a flight-saver in sticky situations.



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The Shortest Flight in America Is Only 16 Minutes Long

For a flight that short, all of the airport stress might not be worth it.




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Here’s Everything You Need to Know About Becoming a Flight Attendant

If you think your flight attendant is nothing more than a waitress in the sky, think again. Here's what it...


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The 5 Buttons You Hope Your Pilot Never Touches

Flight emergencies are rare, but these are some situations no pilot wants to be in.


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Oh, No! This Airline Is Taking Away Some Major Flying Perks for Passengers

You may be moaning and groaning about less leg space right now, but just wait until these new policies go...



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Here’s Why It’s Totally Safe to Fly an Airplane Through a Hurricane

Just don’t do this at home, kids. Leave it to the professionals.

So You Missed Your Flight. This Is Exactly What to Do Next.

From getting the next flight to avoiding fees, here's what you need to know.


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This Is Why You Should Never, Ever Eat Food on Planes (Hint: It’s Not Because It Tastes Bad!)

We have yet another reason why you should avoid those tasteless, frozen meals.


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Here’s Why This Airline Was Named “The Best in the World” for over Two Decades

You should be booking flights on this carrier WAY more often.


Don’t Miss! This Is the Best Date to Get Cheap Airline Tickets This Summer

Never overpay for airfare again with this easy trick.



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This Incredible Plane Could Fly from the U.S. to England in Only 20 Minutes

Imagine going to London in less time than it would probably take you to commute home from work.