Photo of the Day: Sunrise greets a Northwest Airlines Airbus A330-300 (N809NW) during an early morning approach to Amsterdam after a long redeye from the US. (Photo by Joop Stroes)
The US State Department has apologized after a Bollywood movie star got angry about being delayed due to immigration problems at Westchester County Airport. [AFP, via Yahoo]
Engineers and rocket scientists who work at the Air Force Space Command will no longer get to wear flight suits or leather jackets. The hotshot gear will be reserved for airmen who actually fly planes. [Associated Press, via Air Force Times]
Over 40 years ago, airliners started being used to collect high altitude air samples for climate research. Today that research continues, and has been expanded to improve weather forecasting and also better understand the effec...
After 25 years, Southwest Airlines and SeaWorld are ending their marketing partnership. Under criticism from animal rights activists, the airline will repaint all three aircraft painted in the special "Shamu" color scheme.
In America and much of the world, security enhancements put in place following the catastrophe of September 11th, 2001, have been drastic and of two kinds: those practical and effective, and those irrational and pointless.
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