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If You Don't Have TSA PreCheck, You Might Wanna Get It NOW
There are 2 new reasons to get with the program.
Expiring Airline Miles: Just One More Way to Penalize the Poor
Samuel C. Spitale
A Los Angeles–based writer, storyteller and journalist
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In-Flight Wi-Fi Is About To Get Much Better
By Victoria Bryan, Reuters
New, satellite-based Wi-Fi could change how you fly.
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Drone Comes Within 200 Feet Of Passenger Jet Coming In To Land At LAX
The close encounter came at an altitude of 5,000 feet on Friday afternoon.
What Germanwings Teaches Us About Risk Agility
If managing risk were based solely--or even primarily--on past data and experience, and if risk managers and decision makers were unable to adapt to the underlying conditions that define risk, the game would be over before it began.
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If You Think Flying Is Bad Now, Check Out This Terrifying Vintage Airplane Cabin
No, thank you.
Tags, You're It // Luxury Electronic Luggage
Dane Steele Green
President & CEO - Steele Luxury Travel
Luxury-minded travelers will already know the Rimowa name; easily identified by its "grooved" outer housing, the company is one of the most reputable luggage manufacturers on the market. But unlike it's competitors, this is one old kid (est. 1937) on the block embracing all things new.
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Man Arrested On Flight After Threatening To Open Plane Door
A Serbian handball team helped detain him.
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Lufthansa's Strike Will Strand Some 113,000 Passengers Today
You'd better make alternate plans.
Lufthansa Plane Almost Hits Mystery Drone Midflight
A Lufthansa plane approaching Warsaw's international airport nearly collided with what appeared to be a drone, the first ever such incident for the German airline, officials said Tuesday.
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Four Airlines To Add A Fee For Booking With Expedia, Priceline, Etc.
Syndicated travel writer and founder, Airfarewatchdog.com
How will Expedia, Priceline and other online travel agencies and meta search sites react? Will we see them pull Lufthansa's fares from their search engines, as has happened in past tussles between, for example, American and Orbitz?
The World's 10 Most Expensive Plane Tickets
They are loaded with luxurious add-ons and bespoke services, brimming with champagne and caviar. But most of all, they have a great big whopping price tag to match.
Investigation: Germanwings Co-Pilot Practiced Before Fatal Crash
France's air accident investigation agency released an interim report that explains Andreas Lubitz unexpectedly reduced flight altitude for several minutes on another flight the same day of the fatal crash.
The Downing of Germanwings: Lufthansa's Responsibility
Lufthansa may yet, as it has signaled, release all the relevant documents, admit it's own responsibility, and pay generous compensation to the families of the victims. But if history is any guide this will not happen without a fight for full disclosure of the facts surrounding this horrific event.
French Officials Call Germanwings Cellphone Video A Hoax
Two European publications are reporting that there is cell phone video taken from inside the Germanwings A320 aircraft that shows the flight's final moments but French investigators are calling it a hoax.
The Hills Are Dead With the Sound of Hatred
Robert David Jaffee
Author, journalist and mental health activist
Andreas Lubitz, the co-pilot of Tuesday's star-crossed Germanwings Airbus flight, allowed the aircraft to float and flutter above the Alps for a reported eight to 10 minutes before he crashed the plane into the French mountainside.
Andreas Lubitz Identified As Co-Pilot Of Crashed Germanwings Plane
Jet Carrying 150 Crashes in Southern France
Lufthansa First Class to Frankfurt
Jared S. Baumeister
Avid traveler and former lawyer IG: JSBaumeister
Founded in 1953, Lufthansa is one of Europe's premier airlines. With a fleet of 668 aircraft serving over 200 destinations, there are a variety of different cabin configurations out there.
Why I Left Delta and Took My Diamonds Elsewhere
Travel writer, blogger, published author, and tourism evangeli...
In this traveler's eyes, American air carriers generally, and Delta specifically, have slipped from atop the quality and service rankings. They have gone from diamonds to diamonds in the rough. And with a good bit of polishing, we may both one day be Diamonds again.
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