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Eight Meals You'd Never Believe Came From An Airplane

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 06.10.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

Here are eight dishes that take haute cuisine to new heights -- quite literally.

The Best Airlines for First-Class Food

The Daily Meal | Posted 01.23.2014 | Taste
The Daily Meal

As Aziz Ansari's character Tom Haverford says on Parks and Recreation, sometimes, you really must "treat yo self." And when better to do that than whe...

The Most Unhealthy Airline Food

Alison Spiegel | Posted 12.18.2013 | Travel

Airline food is notoriously bad, and it's also notoriously bad for you. But which airline has the worst food? And if you have no choice but to eat bad...

Foreign Airline Perks Have Convinced Us Never, Ever To Fly Domestic Again

Posted 10.14.2013 | Travel

It shouldn't surprise you that American airlines fail to top "World's Best Airline" lists. All airlines have their issues, but U.S. air carriers seem ...

It's Not Them. It's You.

NBC News | Jordan Gaines | Posted 08.14.2013 | Travel

When’s the last time you enjoyed your in-flight meal? Your answer is probably “never.” And with the first weekend in August being one of the bus...

How Was Your Flight?

Brian Rooney | Posted 10.03.2013 | Travel
Brian Rooney

Running an airline is a tough business and I wouldn't want to do it myself any more than I would like to run a restaurant. But it is the business the airlines are in and they need to do a better job. This is what you do for a living and we pay you.

Ever Wonder How The Crew Gets Fed On Airplanes?

Posted 10.01.2013 | Taste

It is so much more involved than we ever expected.

Who actually likes airplane food?

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 07.12.2013 | Travel

Who actually likes airplane food? Unless you're shelling out the big bucks for elite seating, you're probably not a big fan of the food served at c...

Why Is Airplane Food So Bad?

Telegraph | Oliver Smith | Posted 07.12.2013 | Travel

Plane food is, on the whole, pretty unappetising. When ordering their last meal, the condemned prisoner seldom requests the soggy grey stew they ate 3...

WATCH: Gut-Busting Airline Food

Posted 02.27.2013 | Travel

When we last checked in with Charles Platkin, aka The Diet Detective, he had just released his sixth Annual Airline Snacking and On-board Food Survey....

Europe's Best Airline Food

Posted 01.18.2013 | Travel

For those who have had less than stellar experiences with airplane food, take note. Skyscanner released its second-annual European Airline Food Awards...

Asking Hard Questions Of The 787

Peter Mandel | Posted 02.11.2013 | Travel
Peter Mandel

I don't know about you, but I'm starting to feel like I've read the same glowing write-up 50 times. There's so much buzz about the plane it seems almost suspicious.

Chicken or Beef?

Civilian | Posted 01.19.2013 | Travel
Civilian

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

Food For Flying: 10 Ideas That Put Airplane Food To Shame

Posted 08.31.2012 | Taste

For most people, airplane food isn't something to look forward to, but at least it used to be complimentary. Now the only time a meal is included in t...

Missing The Boat On First Class Airline Food

John Nicholson | Posted 05.13.2012 | Travel
John Nicholson

Why is it that airlines think all rich people eat caviar and foie gras and lobster and filet mignon for every meal?

Joel Robuchon To Spice Up Air France's Menu

Posted 12.02.2011 | Travel

The quality of airline food is often a gripe among passengers, though carriers seem to be stepping up their game. First, American Airlines teamed ...

GADLING: How Pilots Eat In The Cockpit (VIDEO)

Gadling | Kent Wien | Posted 12.12.2011 | Travel

"I'm getting kind of tired of these chicken Caesar salads." I said those words just a few months into my career at American. The statement resonate...

The World's Best Airport Food

The Daily Meal | Posted 11.20.2011 | Travel
The Daily Meal

Until very recently, airport food consisted of an Au Bon Pain sandwich, a Starbucks muffin, something sweet from Cinnabon or a beer at some strange bar. That's all changed at these 12 airports worth a trip for their food.

PHOTOS: How Healthy Is Your Favorite Airline? A Food Survey Of America's Top 8 Airlines

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

DietDetective.com has issued the 2010 Airline Food Survey, rating the healthiness of foods for eight American airlines. DietDetective.com's editor, ...

Class Warfare: Economy Class vs. First Class (INFOGRAPHIC)

TravelSort | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
TravelSort

Take a walk through the history of first and economy classes.

Time Magazine Takes on Aviation. Time Loses.

Christine Negroni | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Christine Negroni

Time's article is phenomenally bad reporting, picking on aviation with a kind of thoughtlessness that's more embarrassing to the publication than to the industry.

The 5 Worst Airline Meals Of All Time (PHOTOS)

Doug Lansky | Posted 09.20.2011 | Food
Doug Lansky

To put together this selection of worst airline meals for my book, Titanic Awards (Perigee Publishing, May 4, 2010), I turned to Marco 't Hart, the Ne...

Flying And Food: A Bumpy Marriage At Best

Louise McCready Hart | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Louise McCready Hart

Parisian chef Raymond Olivier designed a flight-friendly meal for the French airline UTA in 1973. Dryness was overcome with his sauce-drenched French classics — coq au vin, veal in cream sauce and beef bourguignon. Today, you'll have to leave the land of pretzels and hot dogs to find a gourmet (read: edible) in-flight meal.

Worst Food: U.S. Airlines Have It Hands Down

Post Chronicle | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Worst Food: U.S. Airlines - From The Chicago Tribune: The worst airline food is served by carriers American Airlines, United Airlines and U.S. Airwa...