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The Future Of Air Travel Is Here

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 11.20.2015 | Travel

The future of air travel is coming.  Business aviation company Flexjet announced this week it placed an order for 20 new supersonic jets th...

Astoria Characters: The Juice Guy

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 11.17.2015 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

It's breakfast time, and John Sung Park is at the front door with a big grin on his face. He's been up since 4, and he still has a lifetime to go before he closes his juice bar, Paris Health New Direction, at 7 p.m.

Faithful Shopper: Beautiful on Board

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 11.16.2015 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

With the busiest travel week of the year - Thanksgiving -- coming momentarily, now is the time to prepare yourself to face the airport.

Calamities in Cabo

Carol A Miele | Posted 11.05.2015 | Travel
Carol A Miele

On our 30th wedding anniversary, my husband Gene and I travelled to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. It's located on the southernmost tip of California Baja Sur peninsula. For a vacation, Cabo comes with strong vacation cred... just ask any celebrity or A-Lister who frequents the beaches and resorts there!

How To Get The Best Seat On The Plane

Hipmunk | Posted 09.08.2015 | Travel

By: Fiona Moriarty, Hipmunk Traveling on a plane can come with a slew of seat-based comfort challenges, whether you're assigned to a seat that does...

'Walking Dead' Stand-Alone Special Will Introduce New Character

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 08.29.2015 | Entertainment

It's a good thing Samuel L. Jackson isn't on "The Walking Dead" because a new special would probably have him complaining about all the zombies ...

We Asked A Pilot About The 'Terrifying' Landing Going Viral

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 07.28.2015 | Travel

Did you see this scary video of a plane landing in the teeth of a storm and vow to never fly again? Fear not. A pilot tells us the landing w...

15 Photos that Capture the Magic of Aviation

DL Cade | Posted 06.22.2015 | Travel
DL Cade

Human flight is a modern-day miracle. One day we were staring at the birds longing for their high-flying freedom; the next a pair of brothers were...

The Rock Makes Toddler Believe She's The Strongest Little Lady Ever, And It Will Make You Melt

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 06.12.2015 | Good News

Here's Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, making us swoon -- as per usual. This past Wednesday, the wrestler-turned-actor shared a short clip on Instagram...

Read This Before You Take Pictures on a Plane

Christopher Elliott | Posted 05.17.2015 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Next time you're tempted to take a snapshot of an interesting cloud formation or your seatmate sprawling into your personal space on a plane, remember Arash Shirazi and Steven Leslie. Both of them are law-abiding citizens and air travelers. And both recently ran afoul of the airline industry's confusing photography rules.

WWII Female Pilot Flies Favorite Fighter Plane 70 Years Later

The Huffington Post | Kimberly Yam | Posted 05.18.2015 | Good News

One daring nonagenarian took to the skies to relive her remarkable past. British World War II pilot Joy Lofthouse had the chance, earlier this mon...

How To Snag A Seat Upgrade For Free

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 06.10.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

It can be tricky, but it's possible. Here are some tried-and-true tips for upgrading your seat on your next flight. I have found that you can often switch to a better seat on the day of departure. Two strategies I use.

How To Survive A Plane Crash

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 06.09.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Saving your life is an emergency crash situation may be simpler than it seems, so it's worth revisiting the advice from experts at the FAA on what to do.

100 Years After the Eastland: Three Deadly Illinois Disasters

Reboot Illinois | Posted 04.29.2015 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

Nearly 100 years after the single biggest loss of life event in the continental United States in the 20th century, video of the disaster keeps popping up. The steamship the Eastland capsized in the Chicago River in 1915, killing 844 people.

This Mom Melted the Hearts of Fellow Travelers

Andrea Smith | Posted 01.26.2015 | Parents
Andrea Smith

In fact, we could all be a little more considerate and thoughtful of people traveling with young kids, especially during the busy holiday travel season.

How to Stop Feeling Crammed in Your Airplane Seat

Map Happy | Posted 01.11.2015 | Travel
Map Happy

While it would be great to get in some jumping jacks or real exercise during a flight, that's just not going to happen. She shared with me some stretches and moves that are effective and easy to do -- and shouldn't cause too much concern from fellow flyers.

Celebrate Flight During National Aviation Week

Tracy Christoph | Posted 10.14.2014 | Travel
Tracy Christoph

This National Aviation Week, take a moment to glance up at the sky and reflect on the past, present and future of air travel and all those who make it possible.

Scared Of Flying? Watch This Gorgeous Sunrise And Fear No More

The Huffington Post | Tyler McCarthy | Posted 07.15.2014 | Travel

What a view! This time-lapse video lets you see the sights on a flight from Tokyo to San Francisco in less than 90 seconds. Posted July 10 by ...

How This Female Pilot Is Flying Through The Glass Ceiling

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 07.15.2014 | Women

Nearly 80 years after Amelia Earhart attempted to circumnavigate the globe, another Earhart is taking the reins. Although pilot Amelia Rose Earhar...

Two Search Teams Spot Objects

AP | ROB GRIFFITH and SCOTT McDONALD | Posted 05.24.2014 | World

PERTH, Australia (AP) — A Chinese plane crew spotted a white, square-shaped object in an area identified by satellite imagery as containing possible...

American Tourists Among 45 Killed In Laos Plane Crash

AP | JERRY HARMER | Posted 10.17.2013 | World

PAKSE, Laos -- PAKSE, Laos (AP) — Rescuers in fishing boats pulled bodies from the muddy Mekong River on Thursday as officials in Laos ruled out fin...

Door Falls Off Plane In Flight, Lands On Motel Roof

AP | Posted 10.13.2013 | Weird News

MONTEREY, Calif. -- MONTEREY, Calif. (AP) — A door that fell off a small plane has been found on a Monterey motel roof. The Salinas Californian rep...


Hilary Walke | Posted 10.23.2013 | Travel
Hilary Walke

As I packed my backpack with wanderlust in my eyes and adventure in my heart, I dreamed of all the places I could bring yoga on my eight-month trip across Asia.

Does Your Airline Really Love You?

Christopher Elliott | Posted 06.14.2013 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Keeping a plane at the gate may be the ultimate way to say, "We care." It requires that an employee ignore years of training and be willing to face real consequences on an upcoming performance review. The message is unmistakable: You're important to us.

United Airlines Holds Plane So Passenger Can Say Goodbye To His Dying Mother

Christopher Elliott | Posted 05.06.2013 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

As it turns out, United flight 667 was delayed leaving San Francisco. Drake was visibly distraught. You can't prepare for a moment like this, but now came the very real possibility that he wouldn't have chance to see his mother before she passed away.