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Amelia Earhart vanished in her plane 80 years ago. Today there are technologies like radar, satellites, and other flight-tracking systems to prevent the disappearance of planes. Here's why it's so hard to lose a plane, despite the flaws of these systems.
From a Caribbean island where the runway ends right at a popular beach to a runway made entirely of ice in Antarctica, here are 14 of the most terrifying airport runways around the world.
British Airways is always my top choice when I book the dozens of flights I take each year. The airline flies to over 200 destinations, and their loyalty program is top tier. When it comes to comfort, customer service, and rewards, British Airways is top notch. Here's why I always fly with them.
Your flying experience doesn't just depend on what airline you're flying with — but also what airport you're flying from. AirHelp has named and shamed the worst airports in the world in its annual AirHelp Score.
A private-jet company is offering ‘Alice in Wonderland’ tea parties at 45,000 feet for ultrarich kids
VistaJet is offering high-flying kids numerous bespoke, in-flight experiences. The packages start at $4,000 (£3,000) — not including the $12,000-an-hour rate for renting the jet itself.
Airplane tickets can be extremely costly — and that's before baggage fees, seating costs, and food on some airlines. Upgrading can be a good move if you want to accumulate miles or book a last-minute vacation. Here's when upgrading your flight is worth the money.
On flights, it’s important to bring certain must-have items. The more you travel, the more you learn what to pack — and what to leave behind. With a bit of planning, you’ll have everything you need to have more comfortable flights, from earplugs to snacks.
An MSN poll found that only 6% of American picked the airlines they fly with based on the comfort of the experience while 51% of people chose their flights based primarily on price.
The middle seat is arguably the most dreaded place to be on a flight. It's never fun being stuck between two strangers fighting for elbow room. Here are a few strategies to help you avoid getting stuck in the middle.
In a crisis, it may be difficult to remember all the safety instructions you heard at the beginning of a flight. A pilot reveals what you really need to know if the plane is minutes away from crashing.