Pilots Reveal The Scariest Moments Passengers Were Blissfully Unaware Of

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 27.03.2017 | UK Lifestyle

They say ignorance is bliss, so if you’ve got a fear of flying, look away now. Pilots on Reddit have been sharing the scariest things that have happ...

5 Reasons Why The London-Perth Dreamliner Is A Phenomenal Aeroplane

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 12.12.2016 | UK Tech

In a global first, Qantas has announced that passengers will finally be able to fly direct from London to Perth, Australia, starting in March 2018. I...

How to Survive a Long-Haul Flight With Kids This Christmas

Jamie Last | Posted 10.12.2016 | UK Parents
Jamie Last

It is Friday lunchtime, and my family have joined the throng of holidaymakers piling onto an aeroplane preparing to leave London for Bangkok. We're laden with backpacks, pillows, teddy bears and tantrums as we battle our way back towards row 37.

Aer Lingus Man Who Bit Passenger And Died Had £41,000 Cocaine Pellets In His Stomach

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 21.10.2015 | UK

The first pictures have emerged of the man who bit a passenger and later died on an Aer Lingus plane, after a consignment of illegal drugs is suspecte...

Entire Day Of Flights Above The UK Visualised In One Video

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.11.2014 | UK Tech

This is what one day of air travel in the UK actually looks like. This video was put together by NATS, and shows 6,000 flights as if they were all ...

World's First Supersonic Jet Will Have Screens Instead Of Windows

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK Tech

The world doesn't quite have its first private supersonic jet yet, but it's coming - fast. (Hoho). Spike Aerospace is currently working on its grou...

I'm Speed Dating...On A Jet Plane - Can You Find Love In The Air?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Romance in the skies is fraught with peril – you already know the food is going to be inedible, and if you don’t have sparks with your seat mate, ...

Three Die After Plane Crashes Into Mississippi House

Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.11.2012 | UK

Three people have died after a small plane crashed into a house in Mississippi late Tuesday night. Flames and black smoke billowed from the wreckag...

The Future of Airline Travel is Not in the Bag

Adam Ewart | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Adam Ewart

My guess is that we're not too far away from hand baggage only flights. As air travel increases but efforts of airlines to bring excess baggage handling costs into a reasonable price bracket remain non-existent, it can only go one way; passengers will stop checking in luggage and there will be no need for the airline to spend money on handling services.

'The Captain Shouted Mayday, There Was A Bang And A Rush Of Cold Air'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.04.2012 | UK

A couple onboard a Ryanair flight described the terrifying moment they heard a "bang" followed by a rush of cold air before oxygen masks dropped and t...

WATCH: Choral Choir Sings On Plane

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 10.01.2012 | UK Comedy

When you're stuck in a plane, waiting for it to take off, there's precious little to keep you amused. iPods, phones and so on are banned, the in-fligh...

PICTURES: Passengers Saved By A Miracle As Plane Flips Over In Crash Landing

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 30.12.2011 | UK

The story behind these dramatic pictures of an upturned aeroplane that crash-landed in Osh, Kyrgyzstan is less tragic that it first appears. All o...

Sit Back And Enjoy The Ride: Ryanair Unveils Inflight Porn Plans

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 08.01.2012 | UK

Plans by budget airline Ryanair to screen porn, via an online app for smartphones and laptops, have been unveiled in the latest money-spinning proposa...

Plane From New Jersey Makes Crash Landing In Poland

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 01.01.2012 | UK

A plane carrying 230 people from New Jersey has been forced to make an emergency landing in Warsaw airport, Poland, due to problems with its landing g...

Last Vulcan Bomber To Take To Skies For Queen's Jubilee

PA | Posted 05.12.2011 | UK

The only remaining airworthy Vulcan bomber is to take to the skies during 2012 for a Diamond Jubilee tour in honour of the Queen, it has been announce...

EasyJet Founder To Set Up Rival Airline Named 'Fastjet'

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 26.11.2011 | UK

The founder of budget airline easyJet, Sir Stelios Haji-Ioannou, is to let up a new airline called 'Fastjet', reports suggest. Sir Stelios, who is ...

Plane Diverted In Windscreen Crack Scare

PA | Posted 09.10.2011 | UK

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- A passenger aircraft had to make an unscheduled landing on Monday night after the pilot noticed a crack in the windscreen. The...