Travel

St. Maarten’s plane spotting Maho Beach destroyed by Hurricane Irma

By - Sep 7, 2017 9:24pm AST
As Category 5 Hurricane Irma heads towards the United States, it left a path of massive destruction, flattening 95% of the homes on the tiny island of Barbuda, and causing… Continue Reading

Here’s how different airline schedules work

By - Aug 24, 2017 11:52pm AST
Flight scheduling can quite a complicated task, and every airline does it differently depending on the company’s business model. American Airlines for instance tries to schedule the majority of arrivals… Continue Reading

St. Maarten beach-goer throws ball at incoming aircraft

By - Jul 22, 2017 5:46pm AST
“This is why we can’t have nice things.” That was the first thought that crossed my mind when I saw this Facebook post on friend’s wall today. Exactly one week… Continue Reading

White House considering laptop ban on all incoming/outgoing U.S. flights

By - May 30, 2017 11:18pm AST
It looks like we may not be out of the woods just yet when it comes to a potential U.S. laptop travel bans. U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly told Fox… Continue Reading

How well do you know your airports codes?

By - May 28, 2017 9:06pm AST
Whether you’re a frequent flyer, pilot, or airplane enthusiast, let’s see how well you do naming the cities that these IATA airport codes belong to. Continue Reading

U.S. may ban carry-on laptops on inbound flights from Europe

By - May 10, 2017 10:14pm AST
The U.S. ban on large in-cabin electronics may be spreading to Europe, if a report by the Daily Beast is correct. The Department of Homeland Security is allegedly planning to… Continue Reading

FCC blocks proposal to allow cellphone calls on airplanes

By - Apr 10, 2017 6:54pm AST
Federal Communications Commission Chairman, Ajit Pai, has blocked the 2013 proposal to allow cellphone calling on airplanes during flight. Pai may not be in everyone’s good books because of his… Continue Reading

Watch WestJet make a rather low approach into St. Maarten’s Princess Juliana airport

By - Mar 11, 2017 6:11pm AST
If you’re an aviation enthusiast, you may have heard about WestJet’s rather low approach into St. Maarten earlier this week. On March 7th, WestJet operated flight 2652 from Toronto-Pearson, in… Continue Reading

Australia to make airport immigration lines a thing of the past

By - Jan 24, 2017 10:37pm AST
No one likes airport immigration lines. I repeat, no one! Sometimes they’re not bad, but when an influx of flights arrive around the same timeframe, lines can get extremely long… Continue Reading

United resumes flights after yet another computer glitch

By - Jan 23, 2017 1:26am AST
United Airlines has resumed domestic flights, after a glitch paralyzed part of its computer network on Sunday. The airline can’t seem to catch a break after suffering from yet another… Continue Reading

Korean Air relaxes policy on taser usage on its flights

By - Dec 28, 2016 8:17pm AST
Following a mid-flight incident gone viral, Korean Air has quickly revisited its policy regarding taser usage by flight attendants. Just a week ago, Richard Marx, a pop rock singer (and… Continue Reading

Here is why you should never Instagram your travel boarding pass

By - Oct 30, 2016 2:38pm AST
When we’re traveling, we may not think much of our boarding passes, but posting them to social networks like Facebook and Instagram can be a lot more trouble than it’s… Continue Reading