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Passenger Finds Tooth in Meal Onboard Singapore Airlines

The world’s best airline may have just served the world’s worst meal
Edoardo Liotta
2.28.19
Australia Today

Malindo Air Crew Have Been Smuggling Drugs into Australia for Years, Police Allege

Investigators believe the Malaysian airline's attendants may have smuggled in at least $21 million worth of drugs over five years.
Gavin Butler
1.17.19
spending

Don’t Buy This: Never Pay to Check a Bag at the Airport

Remember, you never need more than seven days worth of clothing — all of which should easily fit in a carry-on bag.
Melissa Locker
11.18.18
The Weakest Link

How Hackers Sell Luxury Hotel Rooms for Next to Nothing

From Bangkok to New York, fraudsters have an established, underground market of selling dirt cheap rooms at 5 star hotels as well as international flights.
Joseph Cox
11.18.18
Australia Today

There Are Serious Fears over the Safety of Tigerair’s Planes

Tigerair's repairs have been compared to those of a home handyman.
Gavin Butler
9.18.18
Australia Today

Thai Airways Bans Oversize Passengers and New Parents From Business Class

The airline says barred passengers will have no choice but to sit in economy on its new planes.
Millie Roberts
3.21.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Puppy Died Mid-Flight After Being Crammed Into an Overhead Bin

"They INSISTED that the puppy be locked up for three hours without any kind of airflow."
Drew Schwartz
3.14.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

College Kid Flushed Support Hamster Down Toilet After Airline Wouldn't Let It Fly

"I didn’t have any other options," she said.
Opheli Garcia Lawler
2.8.18
Travel

This Guy Put on Ten Layers of Clothes When He Was Unable to Pay a Bag Fee

Designer Ryan Hawaii was turned away from two flights in Iceland after putting on all the extra clothing weighing down his luggage.
Lauren Messman
1.16.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

An Airline Is Serving Beer Specially Crafted to Taste Best at 35,000 Feet

Cathay Pacific introduced its new brew, Betsy, to passengers Wednesday, which is apparently best enjoyed in a cramped metal tube miles above the Earth.
Anna Langston
3.2.17
Words

The Worlds Biggest DJs Are Making Mixes For Airlines Now

It's really corporate, and kind of weird, but is this a logical next step for commercial dance music?
Daniel Montesinos-Donaghy
4.23.14