Wouldn’t it be nice to be able to check a heavy winter coat at your departing airport when flying to tropical destinations? Can fliers fine a taste of home at airports? It depends on in what airports they search. And, what makes a “Great Place”? We see survey and use the words themselves, but never really think of criteria. Here is a checklist.
TSA considers changes after MSP incident, best airports for a long layover, United adds flights to Delta hubs
In the world of environmentalists, it is normally considered the “right thing to do” to pay attention to consider the effects on planet Earth. But, these days, airlines, once considered a poster child for excessive pollution has found environmental religion. Have they been converted by demonstrators or bad press? No, they have discovered the power of profits.
World most dangerous amusement park, world’s most beautiful airports, Monster Mini Golf
DOT fines Southwest $200,000, EU to clear US/AA merger, airports brought to life
Senators and Representatives from Florida don’t seem to be too concerned with the pending merger of American Airlines and US Airways. They seem to feel that their airports are safe from any disruption. But that was wen American Airlines (AA) was ruling the roost. Now, US Airways executives will be taking over the executive suite and they do things differently.
Hotel exhibit in Vancouver, how airports get their name, Vegas resort beaches
We take a look at our planet from a new perspective, one that more tourists will be visiting in the coming years. Pilots react against the newest cutbacks in security. And, we note the surprising list of the world’s busiest airports. (Where’s the USA and Europe?)
Next time you fly, take a minute to look around at the airport screening area. You’ll see all kinds of interesting passengers, from the “get-alongs” to the dissidents to the folks who think the rules don’t apply to them.