Jean-Pierre Germain

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On Southwest 1380, Confusion and Distraction as Oxygen Masks Dropped

On the list of possible midair emergencies, airline passengers are instructed on every flight what to do if the cabin pressure suddenly drops. “If the airplane loses pressure, oxygen masks will drop automatically,” the safety video on American Airlines flights says. “The yellow cup goes around your …

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The incredible history of the Boeing 737, the best-selling airliner of all time

The Boeing 737 is ubiquitous. If you've taken a commercial flight in the past 50 years, there's a good chance it was on a Boeing 737.<p>That's because Boeing has sold a whole lot of them. Since 1965, the American aviation giant has taken orders for a whopping 14,725 737s. In April, Boeing delivered …

Here’s What Food You Should NEVER Buy at an Airport

Few people seek out airport dining. But long flights and mad dashes through a terminal sometimes necessitate grabbing what you can to sustain …

Seven offers, one winner: Playing out the Kirk Cousins sweepstakes

Just how much will quarterback Kirk Cousins make when he hits the open market next month, and what could the contract he signs look like?<p>We asked NFL …

4 Football-Inspired Sex Moves You Can Convince Your Sports-Loving Partner To Try

With Super Bowl Wunday just a week away, it is of the utmost importance that you start thinking about all of the football-inspired ways to score with …

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Bitcoin is crashing – and selling it is not easy

Bitcoin dropped below US $13,000 ($16,600) after approaching US $20,000 on Sunday, in a precipitous plunge that may mark the end of this year’s rally …

The Hub: Routes, Fleet, and Terminal Maps for Air Canada

Montreal-based Air Canada formerly used Toronto as its primary long-haul gateway, but recently has been adding numerous intercontinental and …

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Accept it, your children may grow up to be renters

Get over your hang-ups about renting versus owning a home.<p>The latest census data suggest the home ownership rate in this country may have already peaked, and that means more renting ahead. The idea of peak oil has fizzled, but peak housing is a theory we can build on.<p>Peak oil referred to a point …

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<b>Quest for Performance: The Evolution of Modern Aircraft</b><p>Part I: THE AGE OF PROPELLERS<p>Chapter 5: Design Refinement, 1939-45<p><b>Examples of World War II</b> …

Engine Explodes on an Air France Plane, Forcing an Emergency Landing

An Air France flight bound for Los Angeles from Paris made an emergency landing in Canada on Saturday after one of the jumbo jet’s four engines exploded in midair, passengers said.<p>Passengers aboard the double-decker Airbus A380, the world’s largest passenger airliner, described hearing a loud noise …

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<b>Quest for Performance: The Evolution of Modern Aircraft</b><p>Part I: THE AGE OF PROPELLERS<p>Chapter 5: Design Refinement, 1939-45<p><b>Examples of World War II</b> …

Suburban Toronto couple look to get their savings back on track

Two years ago, Lila and Lorne were thinking of leaving their well-paying jobs in the Greater Toronto Area and moving back to Alberta. They've since changed their minds.<p>"We've had some positive changes in our life since my initial e-mail," Lorne writes. He found a new job paying more than $115,000 a …

Our Favorite Rib Recipes of All-Time

We’re not saying these ribs are required at your summer party, but they’re highly recommended for happy guests.<p>These rib recipes cover all areas of …

The 24 cookies of Christmas

Christmas time means cookies – so to make this your most delicious holiday ever, we cooked up an advent calendar featuring our 24 favourite recipes. Come back every day until Dec. 24 and find a new holiday cookie recipe, tried, tested and devoured by the team at Globe Life.

"The airline business in crisis - an Agenda for recovery". What might have been - a memory from 2003

The following text is Dr CK Cheong's unedited presentation to the 2003 IATA AGM in Washington DC:<p>Ladies and gentlemen, good afternoon.<p>Over the last …

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Congress Wants to Shrink Your Carryon!

It’s bad enough the government is concerned with what’s <i>in</i> your carryon (liquids). Now <b>CrankyFlier</b> points to H. R. 2870: To standardize and clarify the …

Don't Believe Everything You Read: Lower Fuel Prices Aren't Why U.S. Airlines Are Earning Big Profits

The nation’s largest airlines last week reported ridiculous – for them – first-quarter profits. And it had far less to do with the price of oil and jet fuel than you’ve probably read.<p>Oh, to be sure, a 43 percent drop in the price of a gallon of jet fuel in the first quarter this year vs. the first …

50 Healthy Meals Made Even Better With Sriracha Hot Sauce

Sriracha (pronounced sir-rotch-ah or sear-raw-chah) is a bright red hot sauce that’s getting seriously popular. The paste-like sauce—named after Sri …

Vegetable Quinoa Soup

Soup season is in full swing and I am loving every second. On Monday, I made a big pot of Vegetable Quinoa Soup and I can’t get enough. This healthy …

Vegetable kurma

Vegetable kurma is accompanied with rotis or pooris. A popular south Indian dish served in every restaurants with plain chapathis. There are lot of …

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Great places to stay on the world's loveliest islands

Don’t waste precious travel time dragging your flip-flopped feet to the beach. We’ve rounded up ten places to stay on some of the world’s most beautiful islands – and they’re all a stone’s throw from the beach. Best of all, you don’t need to sell your granny to enjoy an island getaway, we’ve picked …

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