Flight 026. Two US dollars to travel around Asia. Bitcoins for the Polish airline LOT. Spotify on board at Virgin America. A new stylish entrant in the smart carry-on space. A service that finds you the best airline deals, unless you beat them. A new ranking tells which airlines treat passenger best when it comes for compensation. A farm at JFK. A mysterious Terminal 6 at LHR. The backstories of a pilot in Turkey through Instagram.
News of the week
Wishing well to Oscar Munoz
Alex & Paul's travels
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- Cello Aviation
- Boeing 767-300 | About BA | British Airways
BA and OneWorld to grow network?
- British Airways' Parent Wants Another Airline and Finnair Is the Best Target – Skift
- Ryanair in talks on first interlining deals with long-haul carriers | Reuters
Qantas to fly direct to Europe?
- Qantas Boeing 787s could fly from Dubai to European cities - Australian Business Traveller
- Qantas is considering nonstop flights between Australia and the UK
The future of London Heathrow
JetBlue farms potatoes at New York Kennedy
- JetBlue is Growing Potatoes at JFK Airport | Travel + Leisure
- JetBlue Opened a Potato Farm at JFK Airport -- NYMag
Hiroko Tabuchi's pictures of JFK TWA terminal
- Hiroko Tabuchi on Twitter: "Open House today at JFK's gorgeous TWA Flight Center, designed by Eero Saarinen, reopening soon as a hotel http://t.co/idbtQ8Jm3o"
- Hiroko Tabuchi on Twitter: "More shots from the TWA Flight Center open house today #OHNYwknd http://t.co/fIIqlDtMfq"
HKG delays third runway
Fly for 2 dollars around Asia!
LOT goes bitcoin
New websites to score flying deals
- Flystein saved me $1,100 in airline ticket costs and all they got was this lousy blog post
- Build Multi City & Stopover Flight Deals #QuestOrganizer
- Skyscanner 4.0 for iOS
- Online flight comparison site Skyscanner set to be valued at £1bn - Telegraph
- Fareness - Discover When & Where for Low Airfare
Virgin America introduces Spotify
- Virgin America And Spotify Team Up For Free Inflight Music Streaming | TechCrunch
- Virgin America Puts the 'Multi' in Multimedia with Spotify and the New York Times. | Virgin America
- Virgin America Partners With Spotify, New York Times
- Virgin on Spotify
Virgin America's A320 Inside View
Netflix in the air
- Netflix wants to dominate in-flight entertainment with a streaming service in airplanes - Tech News - Digital Spy
- Now Streaming Netflix - At 35,000 Feet: Virgin America Teams Up With Netflix To Offer Travelers Free WiFi Access To The World's Leading Internet TV Network | Virgin America
Wifi on the transatlantic route
- Icelandair’s New In-Flight Wi-Fi Study Is a Thing of Beauty – Skift
- End of the inflight movie? Screens set to be axed from long-haul flights with carriers streaming content to passengers' phones and tablets | Daily Mail Online
Norwegian promises low prices to cross the Atlantic
The different perception about the passenger experience
- Southwest Airlines CEO Thinks Its Passenger Experience Is Just Fine – Skift
- United Airlines Acting CEO Rejects Notion It Has 'Lost' Its Frontline Employees – Skift
- Passengers Get What They Pay For Says IATA's Outgoing CEO – Skift
Compensation for delays
- Money Saving Expert UK Flight delay compensation
- AirHelp - Introducing the AirHelp Score: How one number can get you more from the Airlines! (US Version)
Expedia offers more plane data at booking
A new smart-carry (that we like)
Mandatory plane dashboard cams?
This PEgasus pilot has such a great Instagram account
- @elif737 on Instagram: “🙈Still easier than ironing 💪🏽😁 "RUNWAY 06 Wet, W 36020G31KT TSRA " Lovely Gust”
No, the LHR Concorde didn't dissapear
Airport of the week