Category «Aviation»

Police report says passenger was verbally and physically abusive with officers before he was pulled from United flight

THE doctor who was dragged off a United Airlines flight in Chicago this month was verbally and physically abusive, causing his own injuries, according to an official police report released for the first time. The Chicago Department of Aviation on Monday released the aviation officer’s report of the incident in response to a Freedom of …

25 SURPRISING AIRLINES FACTS AND MYTHS

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About Airlines and air travel Everyone is flying at some point. Okay, maybe not everyone, but most of us. Some have done that numerous times already with various airlines. Do we know everything about the airlines and air travel? Have you ever wondered why we do certain things before, during or after the flight? Even …

Qantas picks first Dreamliner route to LA

Qantas has picked Melbourne to Los Angeles as the first route for its new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner. Qantas international chief executive Gareth Evans said the Dreamliner, which will fly the route from December 15, 2017, is a ‘game-changing aircraft’ for Australia’s biggest carrier. ‘The aircraft itself offers passengers larger windows, a smoother ride and better …

Delta passengers can now track their bags on a map

Delta passengers can now keep better tabs on their checked bags. Travelers will be able to use Delta’s (DELTA) app to track their luggage on a map to detail a bag’s journey. Pins will indicate various stops like when a bag is on its way to the plane, any transfers it makes, and when it’s …