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Trip Report & Review American Airlines AA321 first class lax-jfk

One of the most interesting things about trip reports is how much experiences can vary for the same flight. When I read Adam’s American Airlines A321 …

Jim Gaffigan

Al-Shabab 'carried out' Somalia plane attack

<b>Somalia's Islamist militant group al-Shabab says it carried out a bomb attack on a plane that blew a huge hole in its fuselage earlier this month.</b><p>In an emailed statement, al-Shabab said the attack was revenge for Western intelligence operations in Somalia.<p>The Daallo Airlines Airbus 321 with 74 …

Extremism

PSA Airlines receives 100th Bombardier CRJ operated by American

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Aviation

How to Earn Up to 2,350 Free MileagePlus Miles

T here are currently at least two offers available where you can earn up to 2,350 free MileagePlus miles — but the question is whether or not earning …

Frequent-flyer Programs

‘Sophisticated’ bomb on Somalia plane passed airport X-ray

A bomb that detonated in a Somali plane earlier this month, blowing a large hole in its fuselage before the aircraft was able to land safely, was a …

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ISPs

US airlines will offer regularly scheduled service to Cuba this year

New agreement will allow for up to 110 flights per day<p>US airlines will resume regularly-scheduled flights to Cuba by the end of the year. The flights — which will most certainly include routes like New York, Atlanta, and Miami to Havana — will represent the first normal commercial service between …

Cuba

British Airways passenger screams 'I have a bomb' during flight from London to Dubai

Radio DJ Steve Penk's daughter witnessed the 'madman' running up and down the aisles, swearing and spitting at staff<p>A radio DJ's daughter has spoken of her terror after a passenger attacked crew members on a British Airways flight, screaming “I have a bomb and you're all going to die”.<p>Steve Penk's …

Airplanes

United Airlines Revamping Boarding Process, Coffee Options

With a newly appointed interim CEO at the helm, United Airlines is moving forward with plans to win back customers’ trust: testing a new boarding …

United Airlines

Passenger Spots Drone Near Plane at LaGuardia: FAA

The FAA says it's investigating a plane passenger's report of a drone flying near an American Airlines plane as it was landing at LaGuardia Airport …

Drones

Disney's New 'Frozen' Plane Makes It Harder Than Ever To 'Let It Go'

You can run, and you can hide, but you just can't escape the epic frostiness that is "Frozen." Not even in the sky.<p>Disney has unveiled a brand-new "Frozen" airplane in partnership with Canadian airline WestJet. The Boeing 737 is tricked out to let passengers take a visit to Arendelle even if …

Walt Disney Company

The President's Plane Is Surprisingly Old, And Its Replacement Is Still Years Away

The President's planes are showing their age but a new one is going to take a while.<p>No, "Air Force One" is not actually a plane, but rather the call sign assigned to the plane the President of the United States is currently on. But the two planes that don the moniker most frequently are ancient, …

Airbus Files Patent for Concorde 2, Concorde 1 Back? + How Many Miles Got You a Flight

Forget about the 3 1/2 hour flight time of the Concorde “1”, Concorde-2 will cross the Atlantic from New York to London in just one hour according to …

Condé Nast

Told He Couldn’t Pilot, Teen Builds Full-Scale Flight Sim in His Room

<b>UPDATE:</b> After Aiden built a flight simulator in his bedroom last year, he gave a TedX Talk on the benefits of simple child’s play. “If you enjoy something — if you love playing — just go for it… Even if you are just chasing a bag in the wind you might learn a good physics lesson,” he says.<p>Grounded? …

The new Air Force One kitted out with improved nuclear defenses to fend off heat-seeking missiles and resist nuclear blasts under plans being finalized with Boeing

• <b>U.S. Air Force hopes to strikes deal with Boeing for new plane next month</b>• <b><br>Officials plan to replace the current 747-200B model with a 747-8 by</b> …

Andrews Air Force Base

New model Air Force One will fend off heat-seeking missiles and refuel mid-air

The current presidential jets will replaced by a heavily modified Boeing 747-8 with a longer fuselage, greater wing span, new engines and avionics<p>US officials are poised to sign off on a new Air Force One jet design, with the ability to refuel mid-flight and deflect heat-seeking missiles.<p>The …