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New Level of Sanctions, or From Russia With Love

Evgeniya Melnikova | Posted 10.05.2014 | Politics
Evgeniya Melnikova

These days, authorities in Russia are seriously considering the prospect of imposing an airspace ban against all European airlines that fly above the country, using Trans Siberian air route.

SERIOUSLY?: Russia Accuses Ukraine Of Violating International Conventions, Putting Lives At Risk

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2014 | World

MOSCOW, March 26 (Reuters) - Russia accused Ukraine on Wednesday of violating international conventions and putting lives at risk by preventing Russ...

Ed Snowden's Rewards Points

Francis Levy | Posted 08.25.2013 | Comedy
Francis Levy

At first it appeared to be a paper work snafu that enabled Ed Snowden to avoid being extradited from Hong Kong for espionage. However, soon other tr...

The Single Worst Airplane Seat Ever

Posted 01.25.2013 | Travel

Seriously, you would not want to get stuck sitting here on a long flight -- or, really, any flight.

Chicken or Beef?

Civilian | Posted 01.19.2013 | Travel

Airline food can represent a uniquely perverse pleasure for the gourmet. Karen Krizanovich considers some of her favourite mile high meals.

Bomb Threat Forces Emergency Landing In Iceland

Reuters | Posted 10.16.2012 | Travel

By Steve Gutterman MOSCOW, Aug 16 (Reuters) - Icelandic police said on Thursday there was no bomb on a Russian jet car...

Was A Gay Russian Flight Attendant Forced To Marry A Woman To Keep His Job?

Posted 07.29.2013 | Gay Voices

A gay Russian flight attendant was allegedly forced to marry a woman in order to keep his job, a number of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGB...

Ksenia Sobchak, Russian TV Host, Resolves Airplane Passenger Rebellion Over Drunk Pilot

The Independent | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Spending 10 hours aboard a plane is never a particularly fun prospect, but it becomes downright terrifying when the pilot appears to be so drunk that ...