In 2009 a US Airways plane landed in the Hudson River with nobody onboard being seriously injured. The events on the day are known as the
. Miracle on the Hudson
Another miracle took place on the water when a helicopter made an emergency landing in the Atlantic Ocean.
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Four Seattle Mariners minor league players didn’t want to wake up early for their team’s road trip to New Mexico. Rather than get up at 3:00am, they planned to catch a flight with American Airlines.
When the flight didn’t work out, they decided to take an extremely pricey Uber ride to meet up with their team.
Continue reading Baseball Players Take $683 Uber Ride To Game
A 21 year-old Australian woman, Danielle Di Fiore moved to “
London in March with her boyfriend and best friends, two year-old Indian ringneck parrots Kakota and Elvis“.
She paid Qantas a huge sum of money to get her birds to London, but one didn’t arrive in good health, dying of hypothermia soon after.
Continue reading Qantas Freezes Pet Bird To Death, Won’t Take Responsibility
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An American Airlines flight was supposed to fly from Los Angeles to Washington, DC last weekend. The flight ended up with a long delay for a bizarre and smelly reason.
FOX News writes that the flight was delayed “
due to a reported smell of urine coming from the cabin.” Continue reading American Airlines Flight Delayed Due To Pee Smell
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Back in 2012 I came across what I’d considered
. the oddest checked luggage I’ve ever seen
Since then, no luggage has really caught my attention as being odd or strange. However, I did see
back in February. (No, it isn’t really a person!) the oddest airline passenger
So what might a can of beer and checked luggage have in common?
Continue reading The Oddest Checked Luggage Ever- A Can of Beer!
Flights can be delayed for lots of reasons. Weather definitely causes its fair share of delays while other times it can be due to crews being late, long lines of planes waiting to take off and more.
Recently, flights at New York’s JFK Airport were delayed due to turtles.
Continue reading Flights At JFK Airport Delayed By Turtles
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It seems like anything goes these days when it comes to service animals flying on planes.
Last summer an
was loose on a plane. An emotional support marmoset was kicked off of a US Airways flight a few years back. There has been other odd support animals on planes over the years like turkeys and miniature horses! emotional support pig
As some of you may have know, the TSA has one of the most entertaining Instagram accounts.
Continue reading Quack Quack- Service Ducks On A Plane! Yes Really…
offers a wide variety of goods like stationery, household items, furniture, clothing and more. Muji
Many items that Muji sells could appeal to travelers (luggage etc…), they even have locations in airports! Soon the company will be entering the hospitality business.
Continue reading Japanese Store Muji Will Soon Be Opening Hotels