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#CulinarySymphonies dieses Mal mit Zitronenhähnchenbrust mit Ratatouille http://t.co/FVM9N2qExj

BER-Baugenehmigung droht vor Bauende auszulaufen

Die Eröffnung des BER ist offenbar "akut" gefährdet. Wegen neuerlicher Verzögerungen von einem halben Jahr droht die Baugenehmigung auszulaufen. Ein …

Two Best In-Flight Safety Videos This Year

Ok, to be fair I think they might be the *only* new safety videos so far in 2015, but they’re still fun. I love any and all attempts to make the …

Air New Zealand

Irish government receives report on Aer Lingus sale

DUBLIN (Reuters) - The Irish government said on Sunday it had received a report by an expert group advising it on the possible sale of its 25 percent stake in Aer Lingus <AERL.I> to British Airways owner IAG <ICAG.L>, paving the way for a long-delayed decision.

International Consolidated Airlines …

Airlines

Man phones in bomb threat to delay girlfriend’s plane, gets arrested

Image: PA Archive/Press Association Images

FRENCH POLICE HAVE arrested a man who called in a false bomb alert to an airport to delay his girlfriend’s …

Aeronautics

How to combat jet lag

Jet lag can be ruin any trip, be it a two day business meeting, or a two week family holiday. It can take up to a week to adjust, by which point a …

Jet Lag

Süddeutsche Zeitung on Twitter

Würden Sie in ein Flugzeug ohne Piloten steigen? Technisch wäre der Umstieg schon lange möglich http://sz.de/1.2488616

#Kaiserwetter zu #Pfingsten

Zum Kuscheln @ Restaurant NU

The Most Loved (and Hated) Airlines in America

Ranked by number of passenger complaints

According to a March 2015 report from the U.S. Department of Transportation, American flyers really, really like Southwest.

The popular low-cost airline had the fewest complaints for March 2015 overall, at just 0.46 complaints for every 100,000 passengers. …

Flying

725th - 729th #lostandfoundgolfballs of my #1000GolfballImustfindbeforeIdie http://t.co/EpGhxJaiuz

Spezialeinheit gegen Profi-Diebe schlägt am Flughafen Düsseldorf zu

Einem zufälligen Beobachter der Szene, festgehalten von Überwachungskameras am Düsseldorfer Flughafen, wäre nichts Verdächtiges aufgefallen: Reisende …

In Teams und hochprofessionell: Wie Diebesbanden aus dem Kosovo Ihnen an deutschen Flughäfen Ihr Gepäck rauben - Fliegen

Im Jahr 2014 wurden am Düsseldorfer Flughafen rund 2000 Koffer gestohlen. Die meisten davon von Diebesbanden, die mit fiesen Tricks sorglose Reisende …

Ab Werk sind Passagiermaschinen integer. Durch nachträglichen Einbau von WLAN o. Entertainmentsystem nicht mehr! http://t.co/3qsEPVwyVF

Mögliche Sicherheitslücken: Piloten fürchten Hackerangriffe auf Flugzeugelektronik

Die Pilotenvereinigung Cockpit (VC) warnt vor der Gefahr, dass Hacker in die Steuerungscomputer von Passagierflugzeugen eindringen und die Maschine …

Tech execs are going crazy over JetBlue Mint, a new $599 first-class flying option with massage chairs and rosé

In June 2014, JetBlue launched Mint, its very first premium-class option. In the months since, it's become a popular choice for execs traveling between the two coasts.

"If @JetBlue Mint flew into EWR it would be a 12. But just JFK, it's still a 10," one tech founder, ReDef CEO Jason Hirschhorn, …

JetBlue

6 Great Quotes From Airline Execs on Competing in the Skies

Airline executives from United, American, and Southwest, who together with Delta command the overwhelming majority of U.S. passenger revenue, had …

Airlines

Brazilian Airfares Rise as Flight Demand Picks Up

Gol Linhas Aereas Inteligentes SA, the second-largest airline in Brazil, is raising fares on signs that demand has stopped a yearlong decline.

“We are …

Brazil Travel

Alitalia: 24-hour strike Monday is 'disrespectful' of passengers in wake of Rome airport fire

MILAN – Italy's flagship airline Alitalia said a 24-hour strike called for Monday that will force flight cancellations is "disrespectful" of passengers when the Rome airport is still suffering disruptions due to a fire two weeks ago.

Alitalia said in a statement Saturday the strike is falsely …

Flying

Berlin's Tourists Are More Geek Than Cool, More Business Than Party

Berlin is often considered the hedonistic capital of the world and has made headlines in recent years as a magnet for young artists, musicians, …

Berlin

Gerücht: Turkish bemüht sich um Air Malta

Verfasst am: 23.05.15 15:42

Foto: Andy Graf

Maltesischen Zeitungsberichten zufolge, möchte Turkish Airlines gerne mehr als nur ein Codeshare-Partner …

723rd and 724th #lostandfoundgolfballs of my#1000GolfballImustfindbeforeIdie #Stolpe #Golf http://t.co/JD5zY8Bl2H

How Does an Aircraft Fly?

From time to time, passengers ask me what it is that keeps an aircraft in the air. After all, we’re talking about a metal cylinder weighing some

Aeronautics

If airlines sold coffee, they’d charge extra for the cup

Canada’s airlines used to be in the annoying habit of advertising prices that seemed too good to be true. On further examination, they usually were: …

Flying

This Flight Attendant Busts Out The Comedy Skills

Comedy

Why Does Weather Cause Air Traffic Delays?

Traffic

Stresemannstraße March 1991

Stresemannstraße March 1991. The Berlin Wall formerly turned 90 degrees here to head up towards Potsdamer Platz. The building on the left was a brewery.

KLM’s Social Efforts Generated €25 Million in 2014 — A Look Inside The Strategy

One of the biggest demerits against social marketing has been that it’s tough to prove direct return on investment.

Don’t tell that to Gert Wim ter …

Airlines

Alitalia Begins Its Much Needed Refreshing Process

Just yesterday, Alitalia, the flag carrier of Italy, announced it would end its partnership with Air France – KLM.

While most may regard this as a …

Alitalia

Air Lituanica Terminates Operations

Lithuanian airline, Air Lituanica ceased operations midday on Friday. The airline’s management, announced on its website that it was stopping all …

Aeronautics