A French woman successfully gave birth mid-flight with the help of the cabin crew on a Turkish Airlines flight on Friday as the aircraft was on its way from Conakry to Istanbul. Guinean Diaby Nafi, who holds French citizenship, started having labor pain shortly after the flight took off from […]

Baby girl born mid-air on Turkish Airlines flight to Istanbul

With US and UK authorities announcing a ban on iPads and other large electronic devices on flights to the Middle East, we recall what else was once permitted at 35,000 feet. 1. Smoke A couple enjoys cocktails in the smoking lounge of a plane in London during the 1930s. Photo: […]

The 16 shocking things you used to be allowed to ...

Some of these items are ingenious! ESTEND61 VIA GETTY IMAGES Flight attendants have crazy schedules that can require back-to-back, multi-day trips with limited room for luggage. As a result, they’re known for having some of the most expertly packed carry-on bags in the sky. These airline employees somehow manage to fit their entire lives […]

Flight Attendants Reveal What’s Really In Their Carry-On Bags

james Reid was last seen in St Mary’s Street in Edinburgh at around 3pm on Wednesday Police are searching for a missing Northern Irish man who did not catch his flight from Edinburgh back to Belfast. James Reid, 27, was in the city for work and was supposed to leave […]

Police search for man who failed to catch flight

Men continue to dominate the aviation industry, but a growing number of female pilots are challenging gender stereotypes with their cockpit photos on Instagram. The social media stars are inspiring other women to join the profession. It’s 2017, and the aviation industry is still dominated by men. But there’s a […]

These female pilots are smashing stereotypes and becoming huge Instagram ...

Here are 10 elegant, beautiful designs that graced international airlines. 1. Emirates Airlines In a recent article published by the Huffington Post (Emirate Airlines flight attendants reveal just how much goes into their in-flight look) two members of the elite, diverse crew (which is made up of people from 130 […]


Video has emerged of last weekend’s attack at a Paris airport, when an armed man briefly took a soldier hostage before being shot dead. The Associated Press obtained the footage of the drama at Orly airport from an anonymous source. After grabbing the servicewoman from behind, Zied ben Belgacem is […]

VIDEO: CCTV footage shows moment Paris airport attacker grabbed female ...

There are many things you’re asked to do when arriving for and sitting on a plane. Most of them aren’t explained and the reasons for them aren’t always clear. By the time the plane is landing and the flight attendant asks you to lift the window shade, it feels like […]


Two flight attendants are suing American Airlines over harassing Facebook messages posted by male co-workers. The women say American failed to enforce its policy prohibiting employees from making insults or disparaging comments about co-workers on social media. They are claiming sex discrimination and sexual harassment, and are seeking unspecified damages. […]

Flight attendants sue American Airlines over Facebook posts

A flight from Las Vegas to Honolulu yesterday had to make a pit stop in Los Angeles. No, it wasn’t because an A-lister had a last-minute inkling for the white sands of Hawaii or because there was an unexpected stowaway. According to Condé Nast Traveler, an unruly passenger caused the […]

You’ll Never Believe Why This Flight Got Diverted