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Earth Day quiz: do you care about the environment when you travel?

Today is Earth Day, an opportunity for people around the world to show their support for environmental protection.<p>But when it comes to our precious holidays, how many of us really care about our carbon footprint?<p>Are we willing to forgo long-haul holidays altogether, spend our summers in Britain …

Earth Day: 50 mind-blowing images of our world from outer space

The beauty of Earth is indisputable - from the mighty mountains, to the rippling rivers, to the panoramic plains - everywhere one looks, our planet's …

Land Art

National Geographic Travel

America's airline CEOs cry foul about foreign competition

Chief executives of America's largest airlines brought their campaign against Persian Gulf carriers to Chicago this week, claiming three Middle East airlines benefit unfairly from government subsidies.<p>On Tuesday, those U.S. carriers released what they call a "massive cache" of financial documents …

You Won't Believe How LOT Airlines Celebrated Their Half-Millionth Dreamliner Customer!

Via View from the Wing, LOT Polish Airlines’ 500,000th 787 Dreamliner Aircraft customer had quite a surprise waiting for him at the Warsaw …

Aviation Photo #2521679: Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner - Royal Jordanian Airline

Introducing our new design onboard safety cards How cool is the newly designed ‘Onboard safety instructions’ card for our Airbus A320 fleet! (Old card and comparison between old and new cards included for reference - and for 90s nostalgia purposes.) If you’ve flown on our Boeing 787 Dreamliners you’ll have already seen safety cards that use this new design and colour scheme. Now that CASA have approved the rest of our safety card designs you’ll soon see them in our Airbus A320, A321 and A330 aircraft, as well. We’ll miss all the funny comments you make about our existing cards, but at least people under twenty will now have a visual reference for which gadgets we’re talking about! What do you think of the new A320 card?

<b>Introducing our new design onboard safety cards</b><p>How cool is the newly designed ‘Onboard safety instructions’ card for our Airbus A320 fleet! (Old card …

'There was a crazy mood - I hugged every passenger as they boarded the plane': Germanwings pilot tells of emotional flight over 'route of death' two days after Alps crash

• <b>Pilot delivered emotional before flight from Barcelona to Dusseldorf</b>• <b><br>Frank Woiton spoke of how he wanted to return home to his two children</b>• <b><br>He said:</b> …

No early answers to fatal alps descent by Germanwings

Darkness has fallen over the site of yesterday’s <b>Germanwings disaster in France</b>, and there are, as would be expected at this stage, no early answers …

Airplanes
Environmentalism

Behind The Scenes Of LUFTHANSA's 747-8i (D-ABYT) Delivery Event: Part I

On March 25 I was invited to take part in the delivery ceremony and flight for Lufthansa’s penultimate 747-8i, D-ABYT. What makes this 747-8i a bit …

Anatomy of an Award: Using Singapore Airlines Miles to Book United Award to Europe

I earn a commission for some links on this blog. Citi is a MileValue partner.This week I posted that it is cheaper to use Singapore Airlines miles to …

Air New Zealand is planning to retire the last Boeing 737 in September

Air New Zealand (Auckland) is tentatively planning to retire its last Boeing 737 from revenue in September. The airline is planning to operate the …

Man gets reimbursement for missing flight because of...

Loading...<p><b>SEATTLE, Wa.</b> - Sam Gladstein and his wife left for Sea-Tac Airport more than three hours before their 7 p.m. flight to Paris on March 24. …

Email

Time for the late dispatch from Aircraft Interior Expo where I take a closer look at the Airbus A380 new seating.<p>For those of you who missed the news …

Feds ask airlines to look for theoretical WiFi hacks

The FBI and TSA have begun telling airlines to watch out for passengers attempting to access their planes' internal navigation networks, despite lacking evidence that anybody's ever actually tried to do so. The Feds are warning aircrews to look for people attempting to access these networks via the …

Poland to purchase US Patriot missiles, Airbus helicopters

Poland has approved the purchase of US Patriot missiles, the country’s defense ministry confirmed on Tuesday. Warsaw also said it will buy …

Europe

Flying with children: 10 secrets to stress-free travel

Flying long-haul with kids is the modern travel equivalent of rounding the Cape of Good Hope in a galleon without a nautical chart. OK, you won’t fall off the end of the world or be attacked by sea dragons. Not unless it’s easyJet. But children and planes don’t mix. In fact there probably isn’t an …

Parenting

World's worst planes: The aircraft that failed

The history of aviation is littered with aircraft that failed to live up to expectations. Here are some of the most serious aviation failures – from nine-winged monstrosities to a plane with flapping wings.<p>It's more than 110 years since mankind first took to the air in a powered aircraft. During …

Aerospace