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Flight Attendants Questioned a Black Doctor for Helping a Sick Passenger

Dr. Fatima Cody Stanford claims they asked for her credentials twice, then grilled her on whether she was "actually an MD."
Arimeta Diop
11.2.18
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JetBlue Is Totally Cool with Your Emotional Support Miniature Horse

But hedgehogs, ferrets, snakes, and spiders are a no-go.
Drew Schwartz
6.6.18
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This Flaming Carry-On Bag Is Proof We Should Just Stay Off Airplanes

Why are we still subjecting ourselves to the horrors of air travel?
River Donaghey
2.27.18
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Pruitt Takes $1,600 First-Class Flights to Avoid His Haters in Economy

Like one passenger who reportedly walked up to the EPA chief and told him he was "fucking up the environment."
Drew Schwartz
2.16.18
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Thousands of Holiday Flights Don't Have Pilots After a Glitch at American Airlines

Apparently the carrier's computer system allowed way too many crew members to take time off in December.
Drew Schwartz
11.29.17
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Passengers Board Final Flight 666 to HEL on Friday the 13th

Finnair is changing the Satanic flight number after more than a decade of service straight into the gates of HEL.
Drew Schwartz
10.13.17
Stuff

Andrew W.K. on Keeping Your Cool

In the times you feel like lashing out, don't. There may be a reward in store.
Andrew W.K.
12.7.16
Stuff

Flight Attendants Tell Us About Their Drunkest Passengers

Next time you fly, maybe bring a hazmat suit.
Caroline Thompson
9.5.16
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A College Student Got Kicked Off His Flight for Talking About Chicken in Arabic

Khairuldeen Makhzoomi was raving in Arabic about an awesome dinner he'd had, so some passenger reported him for making "threatening comments."
Helen Donahue
4.18.16
tech

Commercial Flights Aren’t as Closely Monitored as We Think

This weekend, a Malaysian Airlines flight apparently disappeared from the skies. And it’s not unheard-of for planes to disappear mid-flight. It’s happened before, most notably in the 2009 Air France disaster.
Amy Shira Teitel
3.10.14