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A Ride on Qatar Airways Inaugural ATL Flight

Dayvee Sutton | Posted 06.06.2016 | Travel
Dayvee Sutton

courtesy Adam for Decisive Moment There were some complications in the departure of Qatar Airways inaugural flight out of Atlanta to Doha, Qatar on ...

Who Should Read Your Airline Comments And Complaints?

Bobby Laurie | Posted 05.18.2016 | Travel
Bobby Laurie

Generally speaking, the thought of filling out a comment card is to provide constructive feedback about what you enjoyed or disliked about a product or service. But who should be reading the comments you're leaving?

Airlines Quietly Changed Pricing For Certain Plane Tickets. Here's What You Need To Know.

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 04.07.2016 | Travel

Heads up, travelers. Major airlines including Delta, American Airlines and United quietly changed how they price certain airline tickets, which means...

Length or Duration? The Fight for the World's Longest Flight

Map Happy | Posted 03.16.2016 | Travel
Map Happy

If you have 17 + hours to spare and want to travel on the longest commercial flight, here's the ticket. This post originally appeared on Map Happy. ...

Hundreds Of Companies Join Forces Against Anti-LGBT Bill In Georgia

The Huffington Post | Casey Williams | Posted 03.04.2016 | Business

Major companies are speaking out against a Georgia bill that would effectively legalize discrimination against LGBT people. After the Georgia Senate ...

This Pilot Just Bent The Rules To Make EVERYone's Day Better

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 02.25.2016 | Travel

Despite air travel's prickly reputation, flying is NOT always the dehumanizing experience we make it out to be. A group of Delta passengers were remin...

Plane Passenger's Response To 'Flight From Hell' Is Near Perfection

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 02.20.2016 | Travel

Lauren Karasek didn't know she was getting into when she boarded her Delta flight on Monday. She was scheduled to take a 4-hour flight from Punta Cana...

Delta Went Above And Beyond For This Breastfeeding Mom Of Triplets

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 02.16.2016 | Parents

A breastfeeding mom shared words of praise after Delta Air Lines went above and beyond to accommodate her need to pump. Mom Jenna Evans posted a now-v...

That One Time You Forgot Headphones for the Plane Ride

Map Happy | Posted 01.20.2016 | Travel
Map Happy

There are a couple of options here for in-flight headphones, one that includes being at the mercy of screaming children. Hmmm. This post originally a...

These Kids With Cancer Got To 'Fly' To The North Pole To Meet Santa

The Huffington Post | Caroline Bologna | Posted 12.14.2015 | Parents

A group of patients at Children's Healthcare of Atlanta (CHOA) were in for a special treat when they had the opportunity to meet Santa Claus and Mrs. ...

Delta Is Making A Major Change To Its Pet Policy

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 11.30.2015 | Travel

Delta will no longer allow pets to be checked as baggage starting March 1, 2016, a change that'll make plenty of concerned animal lovers happy. That'...

Amy Schumer Faces A Flight Attendant's Worst Nightmare on 'SNL'

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 10.12.2015 | Travel

If cheesy safety sing-alongs weren't scary enough, just imagine falling out of the airplane's emergency exit door. Amy Schumer and Vanessa Bayer both...

Does Your Airline Really Understand Data Security?

Adam Levin | Posted 10.09.2015 | Technology
Adam Levin

A friendly reminder to organizations in regular communication with the public: You never know who John Q. Public is.

Amazing Video Captures Moment Delta Plane Is Struck By Lightning

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 08.21.2015 | Travel

Sometimes lightning strikes, and sometimes you're lucky enough to catch it on film. That's what happened to Jack Perkins, the man behind the now-viral...

After Cecil The Lion's Death, Airlines Refuse To Ship Exotic Hunting Trophies

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 08.04.2015 | Business

Airlines this week began refusing to ship exotic animal-hunting trophies amid global revulsion to the killing of Cecil the lion. Delta led the charge ...

Administration Investigates 5 Airlines For Price-Gouging After Amtrak Crash

The Huffington Post | Laura Barron-Lopez | Posted 07.24.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The government has launched a price-gouging investigation into five airlines that allegedly increased airfare after an Amtrak crash in P...

LaGuardia's Terminal C, When Did You Become So Cool?

Janice S. Lintz | Posted 06.06.2016 | Travel
Janice S. Lintz

The designers of LaGuardia's Terminal C integrated common sense and paid attention to how travelers move and behave. Amenities are now located where you need them.

25 Reasons to Visit Romania (1): Danube Delta

Ioana Budeanu | Posted 05.23.2016 | Travel
Ioana Budeanu

Starting today, I will present you a lifetime adventure and another kind of holiday for those who love to discover new lands, nature, secluded villages, history, culture, amazing people, great food, art and entertainment, sea, mountains, cities, architecture, music and fashion, old churches and secret destinations of the world.

The High Cost of Fighting for $15

Leo W. Gerard | Posted 06.13.2015 | Business
Leo W. Gerard

Raises would, of course, cost these billion-dollar corporations something. More costly, though, is the price paid by minimum-wage workers who have not received a raise in six years. Even more dear is what these workers have paid for their campaign to get raises. Managers have harassed, threatened and fired them.

This Airline Is Giving You The Ultimate Gift (And It's More Than Free Flights)

Posted 04.08.2015 | Travel

Delta Air Lines announced last month The Gift Back Project, in which travelers can nominate ANY selfless "giver" they know to receive ANY "gift" in return for their loving deeds. Those gifts will likely include free flights... and more.

Airlines Infuse Planes With Smells To Calm You Down (And Make You Love Them)

Posted 03.25.2015 | Travel

"Mmm, is that the sweet smell of... airplane?" Airlines are indeed trying to make you catch their scent. Delta and Singapore Airlines already use fragrances on their planes, and now United is making waves (or is that whiffs?) with a smell of its own.

Airlines Shift Security Costs to Passengers With Government Help

Christine Negroni | Posted 04.18.2015 | Travel
Christine Negroni

Airlines got a $373 million dollar gift from the government when it eliminated the Aviation Security Infrastructure Fee last year. What with the slide in fuel prices, these 37 U.S. and 71 foreign airlines have to be feeling pretty flush right now.

Delta Apologizes For Facebook Post About Oral Sex (NSFW)

The Huffington Post | Alexander C. Kaufman | Posted 02.10.2015 | Business

Delta Airlines is investigating how a link to a lewd article got posted on its official Facebook page.

Pumps on a Plane

Kylah Goodfellow Klinge | Posted 04.01.2015 | Parents
Kylah Goodfellow Klinge

Breastfeeding is an area ripe for tangled public discourse about sexism and expectation, mother's rights and women's rights, working motherhood and stay-at-home parenting, nutrition and science, convenience and cost, entitlement and class, encouragement and pressure.

A How-To for Carry-On

Dane Steele Green | Posted 03.30.2015 | Travel
Dane Steele Green

I consulted David Perry, a fellow traveler writer and friend of mine who has even less space to work with. Since his laptop goes with him as the personal item, he has to pack his camera into his carry-on, leaving him with a nook just 14 inches wide, nine long, seven deep. This guy gets creative.