What if planes flew in flocks like birds? We’re talking hundreds of planes, in the air at the same time, using the same runway. What would that look like? Something like this: MIKE KELLEY Airplanes arrive at London’s Heathrow Airport. Mike Kelley created composites of planes at airports around the world for […]

These Stunning ‘Airportraits’ Show The Beauty Of Flight At Airports ...

Here are a few professional tips to help your next business trip be more enjoyable. CREDIT: Getty Images For flight attendants, who often spend more than 80 hours in the air a month, traveling can become almost second nature. So who better to turn to for travel tips and tricks […]


Traveling is no doubt an exciting venture. Choosing where to vacation, then researching the attractions, culture and local dishes before you arrive can be just as thrilling as experiencing the new destination itself. Although visiting a new part of the world is fun,getting there can be an entirely different story. […]

How to Travel Like a Flight Attendant

Does the age of the airplane matter? Why are there still ashtrays on planes?   There’s a lot of misinformation flying around when it comes to air travel. To find the best deals and make the most of your travel experience, it pays off to be well-informed. Here are some […]

11 Things You Didn’t Know about Flying

  Southwest Airlines is getting a lot of positive attention after they did something truly awesome for one of their passengers when they learned her son was in a coma. Peggy Uhle was already settled in her seat on a flight from Chicago, Illinois, to Columbus, Ohio. The plane was ready […]


We can’t believe we haven’t thought of this.   Flight attendants are the travel gurus of the flight world. They know how to get the best seat on an airplane, how to get the best in-flight service and what to do to cure jet-lag. But a flight attendant’s expertise doesn’t […]

The Hotel Room Hack Flight Attendants Swear By For A ...

Other favourite landings include Gibraltar (it’s rather technical), Cape Town (it’s beautiful) and New York (it has a ‘healthy tailwind’ – yikes) CREDIT: ALAMY What makes the perfect landing? Beautiful scenery, jovial ground crew, and white-knuckle crosswinds that mean the autopilot stays off; according to the pilots we questioned, that’s […]

The 16 airports that all pilots love flying to

Louis CK has a hilarious bit about what a bunch of unappreciative jerks we are when it comes to air travel, how we act as though our plane is like “a cattle car in the 40s in Germany”, despite the fact that we’re flying through the air like birds, with high-speed Wi-Fi […]

15 reasons why right now — not the 1950s — ...

If you think you have gripes about air travel these days, consider the pilots and flight crews who deal with extreme delays and harried passengers every time they go to work. We asked one pilot, a first officer with a major U.S. airline for 19 years and counting, to dish […]

Five Places Airlines Pilots Hate to Fly

Most of the time when airlines make headlines, it’s due to complaints. This time, it’s because the staff at one airline went above and beyond the call of duty to help a mother in a terrible moment. Peggy Uhle was sitting on the plain in Raleigh-Durham, which was bound for […]