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This Airport Is Replacing Security Checks With Face-Scanning Fish

Getting through an airport security check can be stressful, to say the least. But now one airport is cooking up a way to address that—with fish.<p>The …

Sydney Airport lost and found items being auctioned off for charity

Hundreds of thousands of dollars is expected to be raised for charity from the auction of items lost at Sydney Airport over the past 12 months.<p>From …

In shooting chaos, Las Vegas airport became a safe haven

next<p>prev<p>As bullets began flying into a crowd of country music fans, a pack of 300-plus people ran about a mile to the Las Vegas airport, where they kicked down chain-link fences, hobbled over razor wire and were briefly mistaken by security officials for being attackers instead of shooting …

A greener, quieter age of air travel

Through drones, electric airplanes and better jet engines, UK budget airline EasyJet demonstrated how it plans to change air travel.<p>EasyJet, an airline best known for flying Brits across Europe to sunny locales, wants you to know it cares about the planet. Two weeks ago, it held an Innovation Day …

This $200 Million Airport Sees an Average of 7 Passengers a Day

You won't have to wait in line at this airport.<p>Each year, more than 100 million people pour through Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International, the busiest airport in the world. Each day, more than 260,000 people fly out of Beijing Capital International Airport, the second busiest. Hate crowded …

Dublin Airport racks up growth

Dublin Airport notched up the fifth-fastest passenger growth during August of all large airports in Europe.<p>But it was the fourth-busiest airport in …

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6 ways the future of flying will be amazing

For the most part, the airlines and the companies that make their planes are not all that well equipped to react quickly to change. A new plane takes more than a decade to put into service and its designed to keep flying for several subsequent decades.<p>Usually, a major industry-wide overhaul to …

The Best Time to Buy Airline Tickets

Be a savvy budget traveler with these tips<p>The cost of air travel varies widely, even between flights on the same carrier to the same destination. …

These Crazy Airport Lounges Are the Best Reason to Upgrade to First Class

Five airport lounges that will make you feel like a true VIP.<p>You know it, I know it, everyone knows it: flying is very often awful. There’s inclement weather, clueless crowds, mechanical issues, airspace congestion, bags that don’t fit in overhead bins, bags that get lost, the person who gruffly …

The incredible view passengers on a plane never see

A pilot has shared a video from the cockpit and it's amazing...<p>You only have to go on Instagram during July to be reminded that people love the view …

Why Airplane Windows Don't Line Up with the Seats

When you're confined to one seat for 10 hours, there are a lot of things you start to notice, like those tiny hole at the bottom of airplane windows …

Flight Attendant Reveals the Best Times to Visit the Airplane Restroom

When nature calls, there are few worse places to be than 30,000 feet in the sky. But for passengers on a long-haul flight, it’s impossible to avoid …