|Photo by and courtesy of S. Stefnisson|
Friday, August 27, 2010
Monday, August 23, 2010
|My excuses for talking like a "mom" to airlines and passengers.|
This ongoing dispute between airlines and their customers sounds familiar, too familiar, like the sound of siblings fighting. What I don't hear is the sound of either side trying to understand the position of the other.
Wednesday, August 18, 2010
Wednesday, August 11, 2010
The engine stops whining when the plane is parked at the gate.
This is true for passengers and crew members alike. And if you don’t believe me, just take a look at JetBlue flight attendant Steve Slater, the mother of all poster boys for air travelers’ frustration.
Friday, August 6, 2010
false news story issued from Zimbabwe yesterday that a Boeing 767 had crashed in Harare after having been hijacked from London. Airport authorities at Harare International created the fiction as part of a disaster drill using realistic conditions.
Wednesday, August 4, 2010
Watching the ongoing hostility between airlines and passengers is like rubber necking at an accident scene. It’s fascinating and horrific at the same time, especially if you love aviation and travel as much as I do.