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‘Tis the Season

If you are you one of the expected 45 million passengers to fly over the winter holidays, we’ve got some interesting stats for you. Today we released our air travel forecast for a 19-day holiday period spanning Dec. 17, 2014, to Jan. 4, 2015, and noted that the busiest day will likely be Friday, Dec. […]

Plane Spotting Challenge

Whether you are an extreme aviation enthusiast or someone who simply enjoys the magic of flight, plane spotting is a popular pastime. It can be done in the airport while you are waiting to board your plane, sitting in a nearby park, watching from a rooftop terrace … the list goes on. A couple of […]

Tales from the Tails: Thanksgiving Traditions

By Olivia Maxwell Set the scene. Late on a Saturday Night. Phone Rings. Dad: “Hello” (sounding exhausted) Little Girl: “Daddy. It’s me. Can you come pick me up?” (children playing in the background) I was that little girl. You know the type, the girl that could not spend the night away from home … EVER. […]

How to Spend Turkey Day in Ten U.S. Cities

Earlier this month we released our forecast for Thanksgiving air travel, including a list of the top 10 traveled U.S. airports during the holiday period, which runs from Nov. 21 through Dec. 2. In case your final destination is one of these cities, we put together a list of some of the festive events happening […]

This is your Captain Speaking

If you would like to submit a question for our pilot Q&A series, send an email to blog@airlines.org. What is involved in the pre-flight or safety check process? – Kevin L. Before every flight, pilots and flight attendants conduct pre-flight safety checks of the aircraft. Pilots do what’s called a “walk around” inspection of the exterior of […]

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