Posts tagged "airplane"

When First Class Isn’t Classy Enough: Airline Debuts Private Apartments

Ugh, isn’t flying first class the worst? Those luxurious, spacious, reclining seats. The hot towels and free champagne. The flight attendants not treating you like one of the ragged, poverty-stricken…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 12, 2014 - 1:30 pm

Dreams Come True: Cast Of “The Lion King” Surprise Plane With Performance

Someone please tell me why I was not on this plane. Travelers flying from Brisbane to Sydney, Australia, this weekend got a musical surprise when the Aussie Broadway cast of “The…

Katie Oldenburg | April 1, 2014 - 11:30 am

Malaysian Jet Declared Lost, No Survivors

Flight #MH370 ended in the southern Indian Ocean, Malaysian PM tells reporters after giving new satellite information
— BBC Breaking News (@BBCBreaking) March 24, 2014
Flight MH370 crashed in…

Newser | March 24, 2014 - 10:42 am

Gross: Pilot Accused Of Squeezing 14-Year-Old Girl’s Butt During A Flight

Flying the friendly skies got a little too friendly, apparently. An airline pilot who flies for Delta has been accused of groping a 14-year-old girl’s butt while flying as a…

Jessica Wakeman | October 30, 2013 - 5:00 pm

Man Fakes Plane Crash In Elaborate Marriage Proposal

What is UP with dudes these days? First there was Alexey Bykov, the guy who pretended to die in a car crash in order to make his girlfriend realize how…

Julie Gerstein | September 28, 2012 - 5:00 pm

9 Do’s & Don’ts Of Airport Fashion

Flying used to be considered mega-glamorous and exciting, but these days, most people treat flying like it’s a horrible inconvenience, and dress much the same. To wit: If I see…

Julie Gerstein | September 27, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Female Pilot Tosses Passenger Off Plane For Sexist Comments

A female pilot in Brazil tossed a passenger off her flight because he was making sexist comments about women’s ability to fly airplanes. As much as I understand her…

Jessica Wakeman | May 25, 2012 - 5:40 pm

Actually, Penguins Can Fly

Well, isn’t this quite a little riddle. When can a penguin — a bird that absolutely can’t normally fly — take to the sky? When it’s on a plane, silly.

Julie Gerstein | March 11, 2012 - 4:00 pm

Russian Model With Circus Boobs Says Turbulence Ruined Her Plastic Surgery

It probably hurt, but Russian model Iren Ferrari learned a valuable life lesson about plastic surgery: Ferrari is suing a Swiss airline after she says turbulence burst her size 44J…

Jessica Wakeman | June 10, 2010 - 6:10 pm