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Can You Cancel Your Flight Because of the Coronavirus?

Can You Cancel Your Flight Because of the Coronavirus?

As of Friday morning, the coronavirus outbreak in China has resulted in at least 26 deaths and 800 others sickened by the illness, according to local health officials. Currently, there is one
The U.S. Airports With the Best and Worst Food

The U.S. Airports With the Best and Worst Food

There’s a reason why bars at airports are so common—it’s because the food’s terrible. No one loves a cold egg sandwich and watered-down coffee at 6am, after all, and beer might make everything taste a
This fleet of robots is incredibly efficient at parking and stacking cars in a busy airport

This fleet of robots is incredibly efficient at parking and stacking cars in a busy airport

Stanley Robotics has been developing autonomous fleets of robots that can stack and park cars since 2015. Today, they're helping Lyon airport offer a new and more efficient way to drop off and pick up
Will Nirmala Sitharaman’s budget let Indian aviation fly again?

Will Nirmala Sitharaman’s budget let Indian aviation fly again?

Industry battles a sluggish economy, rising maintenance costs, fuel prices, and debt.
Man Hijacks Portland Airport Monitor To Play PS4 Game

Man Hijacks Portland Airport Monitor To Play PS4 Game

We know what it is like to be bored at the Airport with nothing to do but wait.However, a gamer thought it would be cool to plug in his PS4 to one of the monitors at the Airport to play “Apex Legends”

Heathrow Airport installs anti-drone system that can locate UAV pilots

The UK knows first-hand how disruptive drones can be to major airports. Last March, it introduced legislation to widen the drone no-fly zone around airports to five kilometers. Now, to enforce the new
American Airlines sued over creepy texts sent to female passenger by employee during her flight

American Airlines sued over creepy texts sent to female passenger by employee during her flight

A woman says that she was stalked by an American Airlines employee during her flight and she's suing the company for not taking her complaint seriously. Ashley Barno said she received mysterious
What Happens to Your Items That Get Confiscated by TSA?

What Happens to Your Items That Get Confiscated by TSA?

You pass through the metal detectors at airport security when a TSA agent asks the one question no one wants to hear, directed at the crowd of travelers around you: Whose bag is this? Before you know
US kills top Iranian military leader Qassem Soleimani in airstrike near Baghdad airport

US kills top Iranian military leader Qassem Soleimani in airstrike near Baghdad airport

A U.S. rocket attack on an envoy near the Baghdad airport in Iraq killed at least seven people late Thursday, including a senior Iranian military leader, Qassem Soleimani, . Reuters reported that

TSA Agent Caught Stealing iPad, Repeatedly Denies It

This guy clearly lost his moral compass awhile ago. I mean, sheesh. Caught on camera, and then can't even own up to it when they show up to call him out. Nope, instead he blames his wife!
Don't Wait to Purchase an Upgrade at the Airport

Don't Wait to Purchase an Upgrade at the Airport

We all know the tricks about when to buy airline tickets, like booking exactly 65 days in advance of your planned departure date or on a Tuesday morning because that’s when flights are cheapest for
Beijing’s New Airport Is Embracing Facial Recognition Technology

Beijing’s New Airport Is Embracing Facial Recognition Technology

In general, Chinese citizens are less bothered by the growing pervasiveness of facial recognition technology than in other countries. But soon, international visitors to Beijing's newest airport won't
Airport builds Christmas tree from confiscated knives, scissors, box cutters, and lighters

Airport builds Christmas tree from confiscated knives, scissors, box cutters, and lighters

The Vilnius Airport in Lithuania is celebrating the holidays in the way only an airport can. While families all over the world have been placing stars and angels atop their Christmas trees, the
Why You're Always 'Randomly Selected' For Additional Airport Screening

Why You're Always 'Randomly Selected' For Additional Airport Screening

No matter how prepared you are, airport delays are inevitable. If your bag’s overweight, expect to take a few minutes just to unpack, redistribute your things, and re-pack again to appease an airline
Why You're Always 'Randomly Selected' For Additional Airport Screening

Why You're Always 'Randomly Selected' For Additional Airport Screening

No matter how prepared you are, airport delays are inevitable. If your bag’s overweight, expect to take a few minutes just to unpack, redistribute your things, and re-pack again to appease an airline
Why Your Phone Connection Is Slow on the Airport Tarmac

Why Your Phone Connection Is Slow on the Airport Tarmac

If you’ve ever boarded a flight only to find your phone connection suddenly drop just while you’re trying to send a pre-flight text, you’re not alone. It’s a problem that plagues most passengers right

Homeland Security wants airport face scans for US citizens

Homeland Security is joining the ranks of government agencies pushing for wider use of facial recognition for US travelers. The department has proposed that US citizens, not just visa holders and

WHILL brings its autonomous wheelchairs to North American airports

After trials in Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport, Tokyo’s Haneda airport and Abu Dhabi airport earlier this year, WHILL, the developer of autonomous wheelchairs, is bringing its robotic mobility tech to
17 Pairs of Easy-to-Slip-on Shoes That'll Take You From the Plane to Thanksgiving Dinner in Style

17 Pairs of Easy-to-Slip-on Shoes That'll Take You From the Plane to Thanksgiving Dinner in Style

Whether you're gearing up for a red-eye to some far-flung destination or hopping on a quick flight home this holiday season, it makes sense to own a pair of slip-on shoes that you can easily take off