Tag: air travel

Back to the future of airline travel. Are we there yet?

  Whatever happened to the wonderful future of air travel and how’d we get cheated out of it? This cartoon explains it all. Featuring Chet Chumley and his Chimp. Watch on Youtube. See more videos from xethtoon

Two Travel Start Ups You Should Know About

RedAwning.com & SurfAir RedAwning, the “vacation rental marketplace” and SurfAir, a unique airline with an exclusive “all you can fly” membership. First up, RedAwning.com As a flight attendant I overnight in full service hotels on layovers. And at mealtime it’s…

”So we had an eight-hour flight only to return back”, Europe’s Winter Wonderland Woes

Thousands stranded as European flight chaos continues THE first aircraft movements in and out of snow-covered London for days were due to start late yesterday, with Qantas flights among them. In the biggest upheaval of flight schedules since the Icelandic…

AOL Original “The Evolution of the Flight Attendant”

From sexy stewardesses to former NYPD officers, AOL Travel charts how cabin crews have changed over the decades By Ralph Martin~ When Steven Slater grabbed some beers and slid down his plane’s emergency chute, he became an instant American folk hero,…

Full flights & grumpy passengers. Just another day at the office for flight attendants.

Skies Aren’t So Friendly For Many Flight Attendants by Tamara Keith, National Public Radio When JetBlue flight attendant Steven Slater grabbed two beers and took an emergency exit slide earlier this week, he became an instant media sensation. He now also faces…