I wonder if that’s why Eastern went out of business.
And now for another thrilling and dramatic episode of Security Theatre!
Przemek Jaroszewski has spoofed QR codes to sneak into premium airline lounges and buy duty-free goods dozens of times at airports across Europe.
If we could travel by helicopter, it would save us time and lessen the need for building large, expensive airports. So what’s stopping us? Stephen Dowling investigates.
Flying in the 1970s, even in coach, was nothing like today, as many airlines add lounges for all passengers. Here are some of the most glamorous lounges!
They’ll keep doing it until we get another American 191, JAL 123, ValuJet 592, or worse.
In the last decade, most of the big U.S. airlines have shifted major maintenance work to places like El Salvador, Mexico, and China, where few mechanics are F.A.A. certified and inspections have no teeth.
The image above, published in 2014 in this Herald.net story and credited to The Washington Post, showed the keying patterns for all of the TSA-complaint “Travel Sentry” luggage locks.
Researchers can sequence DNA from airplane toilets to trace resistance genes and potential pathogens.