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Brazil Decides the Airbus A380 Is Too Big for Sao Paulo

Brazil’s air traffic regulator says the world’s largest passenger jet will not be able to use the country’s biggest airport because its main runway …

Qatar Airways Made An All-Business Class Plane For Flights To London

The entire Airbus A319 jet is dedicated to business class, with just 40 seats.<p>Each seat, in rows of four, will fully recline and offer a big-screen entertainment system with more than 900 movies, TV shows, and video games to choose from.<p>The airline already operates five daily flights between the …

Qatar Airways

Crazy Landing Shows Pilot Pushing Airplane Gear to the Brink

Video captured at the end of a British airport runway shows just how strong airline landing gear has to be to get passengers down safely in rough weather.<p>Pilots have to land in crazy conditions every day all over the world. Low visibility scares most passengers since they can’t see the ground, but …

Nine hurt when Cathay Pacifc Airways plane hits turbulence over Japan

<b>HONG KONG</b> - Cathay Pacific Airways says nine people were injured when a Boeing 747 hit severe turbulence over Japan.<p>The airline said two crew members …

Hawaiian Believes Its Direct Flights to China Will be Among Fastest Growing in Asia

Hawaiian Airlines will start flying from Honolulu to mainland China in April, a route the U.S. carrier is confident will become one of its …

Why First Class Is (and Isn't) Worth the Extra Money

Recently on Twitter, one of my followers responded to this article about getting a better seat when you fly. True enough, he was tweeting from a first class seat on @AmericanAir for which he paid the economy class fare of $124 plus a $90 upgrade on a flight from Ft. Lauderdale to Washington. But …

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Fasten Seat Belts: Climate Change Could Mean More Turbulence

Sudden turbulence injured crew and passengers on two flights an ocean apart this week, and the back-to-back bumpy rides are more than a coincidence — winter weather and changing climate patterns may have played a role. Technology to precisely anticipate the "clear air turbulence" likely to blame …

Jet Stream

How struggling Qantas could be making more money from social media

by Mark Cameron<p>Qantas has had a lot of press recently, and for all the wrong reasons. When the Treasurer signalled that the Government sees Qantas as …

I'm Flying to Europe for $300 and You Can Too -- It's Pissing Some People Off

The rumors are true. You can get from North America to Europe (or vice versa) for under $600 round trip! Or for $300, one way, including taxes.<p>This isn't some travel writer/blogger exclusive. Acclaimed as a new airline, Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA has been around for over 10 years, but recently …

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FBI to Everybody: Stop Pointing Lasers at Planes, Guys

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The FBI announced a new program on Tuesday designed to "deter people from pointing lasers at …

Thomas Cook Sheds Another Asset, Selling It To Emirates Group

Thomas Cook Group Plc said it would sell a distributor of long-haul scheduled flights as the world’s oldest tour operator pared its first-quarter …

Norwegian Air Defends Its Move to Dublin For Long-Haul Flights

Norwegian Air claims it didn’t transfer the base of its long-haul operations to Dublin to dodge Norway’s more restrictive labor laws, as it could …

Middle East airlines must consolidate to survive — IATA

Dubai; Middle East airlines that are not backed by government coffers must consider consolidating if they want to survive the pressures of the …

The 11 Coolest Airline Brands of 2014

We are pleased to announce our Top 11 Cool Airline Brands 2014, the list features the ‘coolest’ airlines found around the world, as voted by our …

Lamborghini Huracan Already Has 700 Orders on the Books

When Lamborghini decided to retire the Gallardo, the exotic carmaker was taking a big risk. The Gallardo was the company’s most popular car by far. …

Audi brass confirms production for both the quattro concept and a TT crossover

Audi quattro concept has been around the block a little while now. Aside from its original incarnation, Audi has also shown it with laser …

Audi TT

Blizzard Beasts: 10 Best Vehicles for Winter

It's snowing. Get the keys!

20 Cars We Want To Drive in 2014

Every year brings new joys...behind the wheel.<p>Just about every morning, before our cup of joe, we slap ourselves as a reminder of how lucky we are to …

'Flappy Bird' Creator Follows Through, Game Removed From App Stores

If you didn’t think he’d actually do it, you were wrong. Flappy Bird creator Dong Nguyen followed through with his promise to remove the game from app stores, and as his 22 hour deadline passed, the game was indeed taken down from Apple's iOS store and the Android/Google Play marketplace.<p>I’ll …

Los Angeles Expands Rail Network, But Forgets Critical Link to LAX

Trains are busting out all over the city that long ago crowned the car king.<p>The expansion of Los Angeles’ public rail network continued Tuesday with …

Singapore Airlines Cut Flights After Sending Half-Empty Planes to Bangkok

Singapore Airlines has made further cut on its Bangkok-Singapore flights to match lower travel demand depressed by political and social unrest in the …

Singapore, Emirates, Air New Zealand boast high-value, 'secret' international routes - The Business Journals

By Joe Brancatelli <br>– Business Travel Columnist,<p>Jan 23, 2014, 1:33pm EST<b><br>Updated</b> Jan 25, 2014, 6:02am EST<p>Dr. Amir Kalali is a frequent flier on the …

3 Outlandish Ideas To Improve Air Travel, From The Designers Of Beats By Dre

From personal travel pods to an airplane bento box, here are three off-the-wall concepts for air travel from Ammunition.<p><i>As a part of our Terminal Velocity series, we asked several designers how they would improve upon the experience of traveling. San Francisco-based product design firm Ammunition</i> …

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Budget airlines: getting your money's worth

Budget airlines. Low-cost carriers. Whatever you want to call them, these no-frills airlines are appealing for the most basic of reasons: wallet-friendly prices and an incredibly extensive and diverse set of flight routes. But really, do you get what you pay for?<p>The bad bits: things we love to …

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Saudi Arabian Airlines Will Fly to Los Angeles Starting This March

Saudi Arabian Airlines says it will begin operating direct flights to Los Angeles’s LAX airport by March 31.<p>Saudia, the kingdom’s national carrier, …

Dubai Airport Is Nipping at the Heathrow's Heels After Traffic Surges in 2013

Dubai International airport attracted more passengers than Paris Charles de Gaulle and Frankfurt last year as Gulf carriers bleed long-haul transfer …