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The 10 Longest Non-Stop Flights From Los Angeles

Hopper.com | Posted 09.29.2014 | Travel
Hopper.com

While in terms of total passenger traffic, LAX still sits somewhere in sixth or seventh place globally; it's always claimed the crown for the planet's busiest single origin and destination airport.

Delta to Let Four 747s Fly Out of the Fleet

Christine Negroni | Posted 10.01.2014 | Travel
Christine Negroni

In a startling change of plans, Delta Air Lines today confirmed that it will retire four of its Boeing 747s beginning in September.

Bid On Your Airline Seat The Next Time You Fly

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 05.31.2014 | Travel

Hate your airline seat? Bid higher next time. That's right, it's auction time in the skies as airlines are creating a unique way of determining se...

Flight Attendants Ask For Less Sexy Uniforms

The Huffington Post | Suzy Strutner | Posted 05.06.2014 | Travel

Flight attendants from a Chinese union have asked Cathay Pacific for less revealing uniforms, saying the current outfit is contributing to high levels...

Computer Outage Causes Worldwide Flight Delays

Posted 08.06.2013 | Travel

A computer outage is being blamed for causing major delays at airports worldwide, KTLA reported. Sabre, a reservation system used by many carriers,...

How Technology Is Changing Commercial Flight

Erica Swallow | Posted 09.28.2013 | Technology
Erica Swallow

And I can't imagine what it must have been like to be John Prince, a 12-year-old on an old rivet-covered plane, flying high above his Canadian homeland, listening to the flight attendant shout out directions, because there was no PA system.

Flight Attendants Use Creative Tactic To Get Bosses To Pay Up

AP | KELVIN CHAN | Posted 12.14.2012 | Business

HONG KONG -- Flight attendants at Hong Kong airline Cathay Pacific Airways are threatening to withhold food, alcohol and even smiles from passengers d...

PHOTOS: Ranking The Best First And Business Class Airlines

Dane Steele Green | Posted 06.05.2012 | Travel
Dane Steele Green

No matter who makes it or who flies it, a plane can be boiled down to this: It's a metal tube with wings on the side, a fin on the back and pointy bit up front.

What I Learned About China and the Environment from Cathay Pacific

Jack Davis | Posted 12.14.2011 | Home
Jack Davis

Traveling to China taught me that though poverty and lack of modernization is everywhere, the people affected most by it are often the ones dedicated most to reversing it.

Traveling to China with the Cathay Pacific Green Explorers

Jack Davis | Posted 12.11.2011 | Home
Jack Davis

This summer I was given the opportunity of a lifetime. It began on Twitter when a travel blogger tweeted, "Looking for high school students in LA for trip to China sponsored by Cathay Pacific." Before I knew it, I was on a Cathay Pacific jet on my way to Hong Kong.

Racy Pics Spark Airline Investigation

AOL Travel News | Posted 10.08.2011 | Travel

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..As WestJet Profit Soars

CP | Posted 10.04.2011 | Home

CALGARY - WestJet has seen its second-quarter profits soar almost 275 per cent as higher fares and cost controls helped offset increased fuel prices, ...

WATCH: Pilot Thanks Passengers For Staying Calm During Emergency Landing

AOL Travel News | Posted 07.16.2011 | Travel

The engine of a Cathay Pacific plane caught fire during flight on Monday, forcing a harrowing emergency landing in Singapore, the Associated Press rep...

Airlines: The Best International First Class Cabins

TravelSort | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
TravelSort

While all of my "picks" excel in just about every category, I've broken them down by the four major categories as I see them: best service, food, seat, and entertainment.

Best Airlines In the WORLD: Skytrax

Sara Yin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

From rude stewardesses to plasticine food, flying is a painful experience for a lot of us. As the airline industry struggles to recover from the reces...