Tag Archives: Flights

Ask the Captain: A pilot’s checklist during the Southwest emergency

The successful landing of Southwest 1380 required the skill of the pilots, flight attendants, air traffic controllers and emergency responders.

      

 

 

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Name that airport … (Amarillo, Texas)

Here is this week’s “name that airport” photo.

      

 

 

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Cool ideas – and one dud – from the Airline Interiors Expo in Hamburg

Exhibitors used the event to show off innovations and — in some cases — wacky ideas for everything from airplane seats to passenger comforts.

      

 

 

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A pilot’s perspective: Yes, it’s safe to fly on Allegiant Air

Allegiant Air has had a significantly higher number of reported events for an airline its size compared to other operators.

      

 

 

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Cool ideas – and one dud – from the Airline Interiors Expo in Hamburg

      

 

 

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New Kansas City airport will have 4 more gates; opening may be delayed

Growth in passenger traffic prompted the design change. Change in gates will delay opening of the airport, originally scheduled for November 2021

      

 

 

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Sun Country now says it will reimburse some costs for stranded Mexico fliers

Sun Country now says it now plans to reimburse passengers left stranded in Mexico after the airline canceled its last flights of the season.

      

 

 

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Full text: Sun Country CEO's e-mail to employees about stranded fliers

On Tuesday (April 17, 2018), Sun Country CEO Jude Bricker announced in an e-mail to employees the carrier would reimburse stranded fliers for some costs.

      

 

 

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Sun Country faces 'crisis' after telling stranded Mexico fliers to find own way home

Minnesota senator slams airline for “abandoning its passengers in a foreign country, forcing them to find their own way home” at a great expense.

      

 

 

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This airline was designed especially for millennials

From craft beers and USB charging at every seat, this French airline was designed with the millennial generation in mind. Buzz60’s TC Newman has more.

      

 

 

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