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Boeing says MAX 8 software fix complete, awaiting FAA approval

Boeing said Thursday it has completed a software fix on the beleaguered 737 MAX 8 model and is awaiting approval and requests for additional information from the FAA, according to a statement. The company added it has flown the new software for 360 fli… Continue reading

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Aer Lingus is allowing people to book empty middle seat, reserve overhead bin space

Aer Lingus passengers won’t have to war over the middle seat armrest starting this fall. Continue reading

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2 Royal Caribbean passengers die of natural causes on same voyage, cruise line confirms

“We extend our most sincere condolences to the families,” the cruise line said in a statement. Continue reading

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The one thing you won’t find too much of at Disney World

It turns out, virtual reality isn’t magical enough for the most magical place on Earth. Continue reading

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Dollywood unveils $37 million theme park expansion

If the 9 to 5 grind has got you down, there’s a perfectly good excuse to escape. Continue reading

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McDonald’s in Austria to serve as mini-embassies

McDonald’s locations in Austria will start doubling as mini-embassies for American tourists. Continue reading

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Disabled passenger claims Southwest is ‘discriminating’ against the severely disabled

The airline allegedly refused to allow him to travel with a special lift device required to move him. Continue reading

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Southwest passenger allegedly kicked off flight over joke about vodka

Apparently you shouldn’t joke and fly. Continue reading

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Delta Air Lines flight forced to make emergency landing due to Boeing 737 nose gear issue

The travel industry has been very focused on the Boeing 737 MAX 8 all year. Continue reading

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JetBlue blames ‘global’ system outage for check-in problems, long lines at airports

JetBlue has confirmed that a “global” computer system outage is to blame for delayed check-in and frustratingly long lines at airports where the carrier flies. Continue reading

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TSA officers stop passenger at airport carrying sword cane

A passenger traveling through LaGuardia Airport in New York City was stopped last week for trying to bring a cane concealing a sharp blade inside. Continue reading

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‘Beer train’ to tour Napa Valley this summer

Cheers! Continue reading

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Disneyland’s new Flex Pass comes with a catch

Disneyland is offering a new annual pass that they hope will help control the massive crowds that visit the park every year. Continue reading

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Ryanair passenger tries to open door mid-flight: ‘I will kill every one of you’

A passenger on a flight from Manchester to Gran Canaria reportedly tried to hit a stewardess with a fire extinguisher and threatened to kill everyone on the flight. Continue reading

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Waco airport welcomes more frequent flights, reportedly fueled by ‘Fixer Upper’ craze

They may be temporarily off the airwaves, but the influence of Chip and Joanna Gaines still reigns supreme Continue reading

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9 Dallas airport employees admit to drug-smuggling plot

The nine employees included a baggage scanner and baggage handler. Continue reading

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Air Canada plane collides with fuel truck at Toronto airport, injuring 5 people

“We started to smell aviation fuel and that’s when panic started.” Continue reading

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‘Suicidal’ passenger allegedly tried opening door on Republic Airways flight, screaming she needed to die

“She was screaming her head off that she needed to open the door and die,” one passenger tweeted. Continue reading

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Thai beach made famous in Leonardo DiCaprio movie to remain closed to visitors until 2021

Don’t hold out hope for a visit to Maya Beach anytime soon. Continue reading

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TSA confiscates massive machete at checkpoint

“You can’t make up this stuff up,” says TSA Public Affairs spokesperson Lisa Farbstein. She recently posted a picture of a machete that a traveler recently tried to bring through a TSA checkpoint at Bradley Airport. Continue reading

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