Flight secrets: The ONE airline seat every frequent flyer is after

The airline seat selection is all the more important when embarking on a long-haul flight, as passengers will be in their chosen furniture for quite a while. Many travellers will choose to sit together, with some preferring the window seat so they can see the skyline during take off and landing. Others prefer to be […]

Airline revealed to issue shock weight warning for ‘obese’ cabin crew

Pakistan International Airlines cabin crew face suspension should they tip the scales at 30lbs over the limit. The sensational claims were revealed as part of a staff memo, leaked to Pakistani outlet ARY News. It suggested those “obese” employees who weighed in at 30lbs – or 15 kilos – over an as yet unspecified figure […]

Limited Time: Earn 1,000 Bonus Miles at 3 Different Airline Shopping Portals

Earn 1,000 Bonus Miles at 3 Different Shopping Portals Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not […]

Airline Surprises Passengers With ‘ChristmasWings’ Tacky Christmas Sweater Flight

Eurowings Surprises Passengers With Tacky Christmas Sweaters Advertiser Disclosure The credit card offers that appear on the website are from credit card companies from which ThePointsGuy.com receives compensation. This compensation may impact how and where products appear on this site (including, for example, the order in which they appear). This site does not include all […]

Flight secrets: 1950s air hostess reveals this strict airline rule – does it exist now?

Cabin crew in the 1950s had to take great care of their appearance while at work. The early decades of flying were strongly associated with glamour and luxury as only the wealthy could afford to fly. Consequently, the air hostesses were expected to look pleasing to the eye. However, some flight attendant requirements were also […]

‘I breastfed a stranger’s baby inflight’: Airline attendant comes to rescue of hungry infant (VIDEO)

A Philippine Airlines flight attendant has shared her experience breastfeeding a passenger’s hysterical baby after its mother ran out of formula. Social media responded with strident support – and concern. Posting on Facebook, Patrisha Organo, 24, shared the extraordinary story of her “check flight”, the final hurdle before becoming qualified aircrew, which ended in her […]

Lion Air crash: Australia officials warn NOT to fly with the airline after deadly accident

Lion Air flight JT610 experienced a deadly accident this morning after the plane crashed into the Java Sea. No survivors of the 188 people onboard have been located, with an investigation being launched into the cause of the incident. Until the investigation has taken place, Australia has issued a travel warning in regard to the […]

Cypriot airline Cobalt Air collapses – what should you do if your flights are cancelled?

Cobalt Air has announced it is ceasing operations and all flights and services provided by the Cypriot airline will be cancelled. The carrier’s website is now down and simply displays a message alerting users to its collapse. “Cobalt regrets to announce that it will be cancelling all Flights as of 23:50pm on October 17, 2018 […]

Airline Waivers and Warnings Issued as Hurricane Michael Plows Toward Florida

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An airline that crash-landed a plane and said everyone got out OK admits to one death

Lt. Zach Niezgodski /U.S. Navy/Handout via Reuters Air Niugini Flight 73 crash-landed into a Micronesian lagoon after the pilot missed the runway last Friday. The airline said everyone safely evacuated the aircraft, but now says one man had died. Over the weekend airline authorities said they were unable to account for that man, who was […]