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Is This the Most Nightmarish Idea For Plane Seating Ever?

This airline seating arrangement could be a nice alternative to the middle seat… or a new form of hell.

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How To Be A Good Person On An Airplane

Sounds advice for the friendly skies.

Things are getting bleak in the skies. See this article in the New York Times about swapping seats on a flight:

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The Design Genius of the Golden Age of Air Travel

Pictures from the golden age of aviation.

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Boeing’s Making Overhead Bins 50 Percent Bigger | WIRED

That could change with the new “space bins” that Boeing’s adding to the 737. They’ll hold 50 percent more bags than the current design, which means you won’t have to worry about that idiot in 17D crushing your bag with the over-stuffed rollerboard he really should have checked. The key, says Boeing engineer Derek Minyard, was making the bin big enough to insert a bag in on its side rather than its back.

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That Badger Bites

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Here’s the best time to buy airline tickets in 2015

Travelers are endlessly seeking ways to crack the code of erratic airline pricing in search of the cheapest fare. A recent report (pdf) by online travel search engine Expedia and the Airlines Reporting Corporation offers some answers.

 

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Hilarious Southwest Airline Safety Presentation (Open Captions)