Weird Airline Stories

Weird Travel Stories + Video: Week Ending Jan. 24

This week: Scary video, plus Super Bowl #DeflateGate! Keep coming back, we update this thing daily. Strange, Weird, Unusual or Just Plain Odd Spirit’s latest zany ad: Coach Belichick may not find it all that ‘zany’ though; the ad shows a Colonial-garbed gentleman (get it – a Patriot?) holding a… Read More


Delta Excels in Latest Airline Performance Report

If arriving on time is important to you, or avoiding a canceled flight – which probably includes all of us – consider flying Delta. Maybe. See the most punctual airlines around the world Latest Statistics: November 2014 According to the latest U.S. Bureau of Transportations statistics, Delta did well in… Read More

Etihad Airways

Is This the Best Seat on Any Plane?

In this era a sardine can airplane experiences (for us frugal flyers in coach) it’s fun to dream about the goodies in business and first class. But most of those lovely amenities are nothing compared to what’s available in the Residence on Etihad Airways. You might call this, super-duper first… Read More

American Plane

American Airlines: What’s New

Yes, American Airlines and its merger partner US Airways are still not fully integrated but they’re getting there; in the meantime, a few changes to report (and some fun video to look at, below). New Tokyo Route? American has applied to begin daily non-stop service between Los Angeles and Tokyo’s… Read More