American Airlines Pilot Died of ‘Natural Diseases’

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The American Airlines pilot who died mid-flight en route from Phoenix to Boston on Monday morning, forcing his first officer to land the plane, has been identified as Captain Michael Johnston. The airline issued a statement naming the pilot on …

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Emirates To Launch World’s Longest Non-Stop Flight To Panama

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Emirates has revealed its plans to launch services to Panama City, beginning February 1st, 2016. The new service will be the longest non-stop flight in the world, at a record 17 hours 35 minutes in the westbound direction. The new …

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WOW Air Records Substantial Passenger Increase

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WOW air, Iceland’s only low-cost airline, has enjoyed an increase in passenger numbers by 49 per cent in June 2015 compared with the same period in 2014. Some 83,000 passengers travelled with WOW air during the month with passenger load …

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Holland America Line Cruise Ship Crash Claims Nine Lives

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A sightseeing plane carry passengers from a Holland America Line cruise ship has crashed with the loss of nine lives in east Alaska. Eight passengers from the Westerdam were killed along with the pilot of the aircraft. The wreckage of …

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Best 20 Airlines In The World for 2015

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In our last blog-post, we culled a news article from Yahoo.com showing some pictures on different cabins on Qatar Airways to justify why the Gulf based carrier was presented with the honor of best airline for 2015 at an award ceremony on Tuesday at …

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Korean Air Signed US$12bn MoU with Airbus and Boeing

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Korean Air has signed a memorandum of understanding totaling more than US$12 billion with Airbus and Boeing for the purchase of more than 100 new aircraft today at the Paris Air show. According to the deal, Korean Air will purchase …

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Boeing Starts Construction of The First 737 Max

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Boeing employees in Renton, Washington, have started building the first 737 MAX on schedule. Last week, employees started to assemble the wings for the first 737 MAX flight test airplane. Wings are the first 737 components to be assembled in …

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30 Fun Facts About Air Travel

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Air travel is arguably one of the most convenient, fastest and safest means of transportation. You are actually more likely to come into harms way while reading this on your smartphone lying down on that comfy sofa in your posh …

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How Powerful Is Your Nigerian Passport?

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According to a recently released ranking by a financial advisory firm Arton Capital on their tool passport index based on how many countries a passport holder can visit without requiring an advance visa or having to purchase one upon arrival to …

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