Passengers may want to avoid wearing headphones supplied by airlines, skip the coffee and be careful when they lock the lavatory door on their next flight. That’s the advice of anonymous employees of airlines and airports who have taken to the web to reveal some shocking and amusing secrets, which […]

Reddit users reveal the secrets airline passengers don’t know


Two Delta Air Lines employees were all but floating on air today as they tied the knot on a flight to Marana, Arizona. Pilot Gene and flight attendant Holly pledged their love in front of friends, colleagues, and rows of those uncomfortable blue airplane seats with TVs on the back, according […]

A @Delta 747 pilot and flight attendant just tied the ...


I spent an entire commercial flight in a 737-800NG cockpit. Here’s the story. At the beginning or end of each flight, I speak to one of the flight attendants, explain my crazy love of aeronautics and then ask if there’s way to take a look at the cockpit. The cabin […]

Can a Airline Passenger ever go into a AIrplane Cockpit?



A tourist allegedly performed a sex act on an aeroplane and climaxed on the woman sat beside him. The 51-year-suspect is said to have performed the lewd act just 30 minutes into the flight on Friday and tried to put the woman’s hand on his genitals. “I fell asleep as soon as […]

Tourist ‘climaxed on woman sitting next to him’ during flight ...


Dec. 8 (UPI) — The Boeing Co. has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Air Force for the airborne warning and control system diminishing manufacturing sources replacement of avionics for global operations and navigation program, also known as DRAGON. The deal, announced Thursday by the Department of Defense, is worth […]

Boeing to upgrade Air Force E-3 Sentry cockpits


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 […]

5 Places Airline Pilots Hate to Fly



A new ski specialist airline has postponed its launch and cancelled all flights before any of its planes have so much as taken off – leaving 5000 winter holidaymakers in the lurch. The first flights with Powdair from six UK airports to Sion airport in Switzerland were due to start […]

Failed airlines: Powdair, Hooters Air and four more of the ...


A woman who allegedly stole a laptop at a Thai airport was arrested along with her husband when they returned to catch their flight home. CCTV footage appears to show the wife, from Switzerland, brazenly walk off with a computer which had been left close to where she was sitting. […]

Woman filmed ‘slyly stealing laptop in airport waiting area


In my job, I get to fly with all different kinds of cats and dogs. And by cats and dogs, I don’t mean the ubiquitous emotional support animals now being carried by passengers, but rather pilots. The guys and gals I fly with all have different backgrounds and stories. Over […]

Will Computers Learn to Fly Well Enough Before Pilots Forget ...



A CHEEKY glass of wine might be the thing you enjoy most on a flight. But the thing is, wine doesn’t travel well at all — flying may be wine’s worst enemy. And that makes Roy Moorfield’s job very challenging. Mr Moorfield is an international wine consultant with Cathay Pacific, […]

Alcohol on Flights – Why wine never tastes the same ...