Air travel

A Winnipeg couple taking a lengthy vacation in Spain experienced that country’s coronavirus crisis first-hand, as they scrambled to get back home before everything shut down. Nicole DeMelo told 680...

I recently decided to book a domestic United flight in economy, rather than basic economy — the cheapest fare offered by the airline — because I felt like it was a better deal overall. United's...

A foggy start to Tuesday in the Central Okanagan led to several flights being cancelled or delayed at Kelowna International Airport. The fog has since cleared, but several flights were impacted by the...

The TSA found a 24-inch sword cane at LaGuardia Airport. (Photo: Lisa Farbstein, TSA) The Port Authority Police arrested a man going through security at LaGuardia Airport in New York City on...

On the heels of Swoop announcing that it will soon be flying out of Kelowna, another ultra-low cost carrier said it will soon be landing in the Okanagan. On Thursday, Kelowna International Airport announced...

American Airlines removed a family from a plane on Wednesday after passengers and crew members complained that one of the family members smelled bad. Yossi Adler was asked to deplane the flight — headed...

I’d consider myself to be a pretty experienced traveler, particularly when it comes to solo plane journeys. I’ve had my fair share of opening up to strangers who sat next to me for eight hours,...

A searing new study reports that 61 percent of flight attendants say they have seen an emotional support animal cause a disturbance midflight within the last two years. The survey was conducted by the...

I’d consider myself to be a pretty experienced traveler, particularly when it comes to solo plane journeys. I’ve had my fair share of opening up to strangers who sat next to me for eight hours,...

These skies are really friendly. A new study by flight cost-comparison site Jetcost found that 26 percent of 4,664 American adults surveyed — about 1,213 people — have shagged while flying to keep...

Traveling anywhere by yourself can be scary. You may want to go on a solo vacation, but the thought of not having enough to do by yourself can be enough to deter you. Luckily, certain cities across the...

Flight attendant | Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images It’s no surprise that having a job as a flight attendant can pose major risks. However, the health risks are a lot scarier than you’d think....

A luxury first-class setup in an airplane | vicnt/iStock/Getty Images It used to be that the best you could hope for on a long flight was a comfy seat. Today, though, the best you can hope for is your...

Next time you take an airplane ride, glance out the window at the baggage handlers loading up your stuff. You might notice handlers treating your suitcases somewhat less than gingerly. Some of that comes...

There’s a time and a place for everything, and when it comes to blazing a doob, a commercial flight is neither. A Southwest Airlines flight had to make an emergency landing after a passenger smoked...

Standing in line at airport security is one of the worst aspects of air travel. Security can be a huge pain, putting a damper on your whole trip. If you’re like me, you’ve probably wondered if there’s...