Ryanair Warns Customers: Your Bags Are Too Big!

Ryanair has had all it can take and it can’t take any more when it comes to passengers pushing the limits of its baggage policy. The airline sent a reminder to customers “again” that the maximum baggage dimensions allowed on […]

A View from the Flight Deck: Celebrating Aviation Day

In this guest post, writer Rida Khan explores the origins and meaning of Aviation Day in a conversation with Pilot Joao Claudio Roedel. In 1939, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt issued a presidential proclamation which designated the anniversary of Orville Wright’s […]

Losing Sleep? easyJet Solves Insomnia in the Most AvGeek Way Ever

If you’re finding it difficult to fall asleep lately, easyJet has you covered in the most AvGeek way ever, in support of a charitable cause. easyJet has put together a new single and album of “Jet Sounds,” recordings of soothing […]

Is There Really a Secret EU Plot to Make UK Flyers Unhappy?

Given the current state of affairs, it might be tempting to think that the EU organised coordinated border control chaos just to get back at travellers from the UK after the Brexit vote. But, as with all conspiracy theories, the […]

Gogo Amps Up Performance with NextGen In-Flight Wi-Fi Modem

Gogo has introduced its next generation modem into commercial airline service, which delivers more than 16x the throughput Gogo’s existing modem. The company expects the new modem will have more than sufficient throughput to support the next generation of high-throughput […]

Ryanair’s Always Getting Better, Now with More Legroom

This week, Ryanair celebrated serving its 1 Billionth passenger with the launch of new voice-assisted booking engine and the reveal of its new Zodiac Slimline seats which will offer passengers extra legroom. These initiatives are part the fourth year of […]

Skyscanner Reveals Best Way to Plan Your Flights for Thanksgiving

It’s never too early to start planning for Turkey Day. Skyscanner, the global travel search engine, has uncovered the best time to book Thanksgiving 2017 air travel. After carefully collating and analyzing historic data from Skyscanner’s more than 60 million […]

Cheapflights Offers Top Tips for Traveling with Tots

Cheapflights.com has published a new guide to air travel with babies and toddlers, in preparation of the summer peak travel season. As families gear up for their annual vacation many are entering the bold new world of flying with kids […]

Despite Court Ruling, Don’t Expect Airline Seat-Width Regulation

The Flyers Rights group and all of those passengers weary of the cabin crunch had a dramatic win this week when a court ruled that the FAA should regulate the size of airline seats, citing the safety implications of evacuating […]