Tag Archives: air travel

Virgin Australia is Giving You “The Business”

Your Virgin Australia flight to Oz just got a lot more posh. Virgin Australia is transforming its fleet of Boeing 777-300ER aircraft to bring you a new International Business Class…

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First-Class Experience in Emirates Economy

By Jen Lewallen Emirates’ high-level of service and unmatched comfort have caught the attention of frequent flyers everywhere. They are redefining the experience on long-haul flights to exotic destinations like…

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The Air Up There – Why Air Turbulence Is a Convenience Issue, Not a Safety Issue

By Jed Hauck I’m a skittish passenger — not just in airliners, but also in cars, boats, motorcycles, etc. I’d simply rather have my own hands on the steering wheel,…

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From Las Vegas to Newark in 13 Hours—What to Expect When Your Flight Is Diverted

By Susie Reese You picked your seat perfectly — by the window, just after the extra legroom seats for savings and easy exit — for a five-hour flight from Las Vegas…

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Young Travelers Soar with Emirates

Emirates recently announced it will launch the (new) world’s longest non-stop flight with service between Dubai (DXB) and Panama City (PTY), which has a flight time of 17 hours and…

Cloud Nine: The World’s Most Luxurious In-Flight Experiences

One good upgrade on a flight can spoil you for life – better food, bigger seats, a more attentive cabin crew. And that’s just in your regular, run-of-the-mill first class….

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Surviving and Thriving During an Airport Layover

By Meghan Brennan It’s sure to happen sooner or later – the dreaded airport layover. Whether planned or accidental, whether three hours or 13, no one gets excited about spending extra…

Life at 30,000 Feet: A Flight Attendant’s View

By Meghan Brennan If Anne Murphy (not her real name) could tell everyone boarding her plane just one thing, it would be that she and her fellow cabin crew are there,…

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How to Survive the Longest Flight in the World

Imagine being on a flight for 17 hours and 35 minutes. What do you do? Sleep? Eat? Veg? Well, you don’t have to imagine. On Feb. 1, 2016, Emirates will…

71 Thoughts You Have When You Fly

By Meghan Brennan Around here, we’re kind of experts on the whole “travel” thing – by air, land, or sea – but there are a few things that pop into…