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Airplane Food

Why Does Airplane Food Taste So Bad?

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 06.10.2014 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

By Barbara Peterson, CNTraveler.com It's a question every traveler has asked themselves at some point: Why does airplane food taste so bad? No ...

The Airplane Smells Like Farts... And 4 Other Travel Annoyances

Caitlyn Becker | Posted 05.06.2014 | Travel
Caitlyn Becker

With the crazy expensive cost of flying these days one would think that you would have a pleasant, even 5 star experience traveling the friendly skies. But, if you're like most people, you're shelling out a big chunk of change to fly coach and there is little, if anything, friendly about it.

10 Foods No One Should Eat On An Airplane

Posted 02.04.2014 | Taste

We've all been there: as you're settling into your seat on a flight, the person next to you pulls out an elaborate meal whose odor immediately assault...

Everything You've Wanted to Know About Airplane Food

Grace McClure | Posted 03.08.2014 | Travel
Grace McClure

What will this glorified TV dinner bring? Will I get a white bun or whole wheat? Call it boredom, call it what you will, but the blissful moment when the oversized trolley parks in front of you is a sacred one.

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...

Top Trends In Airline Food

U.S. News Travel | Posted 01.26.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Onboard space constraints, limited convection ovens and a major lack of ambiance all detract from the enjoyment of skillfully prepared in-flight cuisine. But the parties who provide airline food won't let fliers' dining experiences become subpar.

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 ...

The Best Snacks to Bring on Airplanes

Epicurious | Posted 08.21.2013 | Travel
Epicurious

Do you crave Biscoff cookies or Terra Blues potato chips? If you do, you're probably a frequent flier. I travel a fair amount and while some airlines offer decent snacks, more often than not they are sold out or not available by the time they get to my row, so I find it's best to be prepared.

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...

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...

The Best Way to Eat While Flying

Bon Appetit | Posted 04.30.2013 | Travel
Bon Appetit

From how to crash the business class lounge to the best in-flight cocktails, former New York Times Frugal Traveler Matt Gross shares his air-travel tips

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...

Turkey Anyone?

Fly.com | Posted 02.24.2013 | Travel
Fly.com

What will be on the menu for those flying on Xmas day this year... sandwiches, crackers, peanuts or something a little more festive?

The Dirty Truth About Airline Food

Posted 11.21.2012 | Travel

The pathetic state of airline food has become a running joke among travelers. But aside from being less than palatable, there's nothing wrong with it,...

MORE Needles In Sandwiches?

AP | ROB GILLIES | Posted 10.01.2012 | Travel

TORONTO — Air Canada says a passenger found what appears to be a sewing needle in a catered sandwich on board a flight from Victoria, British Co...

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...

Needle In Sandwich As Likely As 'Aliens Landing In Nebraska'

edition.cnn.com | Posted 07.19.2012 | Travel

(CNN) -- What rules must a turkey sandwich follow in order to board an airplane? With the six needles found in sandwiches on four international Del...

An In-Flight Maggot Snack?

Posted 04.02.2012 | Travel

Airplane food gets a bad rap, but you don't expect to find creatures crawling in it. But, that was the unfortunate experience for Victoria Cleven, who...

The Diet Detective Rates Airline Food

Huffington Post | Rebecca Dolan | Posted 01.31.2013 | Travel

For many travelers, the prospect of dining while flying can be a daunting one. Will there be any healthy options? Is the in-flight meal going to be ed...

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...

Airplane Food: What to Carry on

Meg Hemphill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Meg Hemphill

Plane food is gross and now that it sometimes costs money, there's no way I'm getting near it. These days I make sure I'm prepared for flights with a few of my own healthier, tasty delights.

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.

PHOTOS: Would You Eat These Airplane Meals?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Back in the day, it was a pleasure and privilege to travel by plane. These days, not so much. In times of economic uncertainty, it's understandable th...