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US warns commercial flights near Persian Gulf could be ‘misidentified,’ amid tensions with Iran

Commercial airliners flying over the wider Persian Gulf could be “misidentified” and targeted amid the increasing escalation between the U.S. and Iran, American diplomats sad in a warning on Saturday. Continue reading

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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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US suspends all passenger, cargo flights to Venezuela

The Trump administration suspended all commercial passenger and cargo flights to Venezuela in light of worsening safety conditions, recent social unrest and political turmoil engulfing the South American nation.   Continue reading

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Gutfeld on jokes as aggression

An incident in which a passenger was kicked off a Southwest Airlines plane for telling a joke shows how some young people have no sense of humor. 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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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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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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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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British Airlines flight hits extreme turbulence: ‘Loads of people hitting the ceiling’

Things got more than a little bumpy for passengers aboard a flight headed to Tampa Bay when the plane hit a severe patch of turbulence. Continue reading

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British Airways celebrates royal baby’s arrival with champagne toasts, crowns

Cheers to Baby Sussex. Continue reading

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Orthodox Jewish couple sues Spirit Airlines, claims crew was ‘antagonistic’ and made anti-Semitic remark

An Orthodox Jewish couple from Brooklyn has filed a lawsuit against Spirit Airlines, alleging that the crew of a January flight discriminated against them because of their faith. Continue reading

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American Airlines flight forced to make emergency landing due to damaged tire

American Airlines confirmed that all passengers and crew members are safe after an aircraft blew a tire upon landing at Miami International Airport on Tuesday. Continue reading

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Airport groping victim rescued by co-worker: ‘I don’t know what I would have done’

An airline employee was sexually assaulted while working at the Hartsfield-Jackson Airport. Continue reading

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Airline crew helps dad pull off epic mid-air prank

A devoted father got an airline to help him “punch” his daughter midflight, and now she’s plotting her revenge. Continue reading

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Norwegian Air drops makeup, high heels requirements for flight attendants after backlash

No more pain in this footwear game! Continue reading

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