ARTICLES RELATING TO AIRPLANE

The viral story of a man holding hands with a 96-year-old woman during their flight because she was scared of flying is warming people's hearts

2019-08-16 17:57

The woman had not flown in 15 years, according to a Facebook post that has since gone viral, and the man even helped her to the bathroom.

Terrifying passenger video captures severe turbulence that threw a flight attendant into the ceiling

2019-06-18 11:35

A passenger caught on video severe turbulence that left 10 injured and threw a flight attendant and her drink cart into the ceiling.

This new airplane seat will basically require you to stand during the flight

2019-04-06 17:25

The design cuts down the distance between seats.

Boeing stuck in Iran creates headaches for Norwegian airline

2019-01-06 14:03

Norwegian Air Shuttle said one of its aircraft has been stuck in Iran for three weeks, as US restrictions reportedly create headaches for the airline and possibly passengers.

6 weather-related myths about flying that you should stop believing

2018-10-12 09:01

It's easy to assume that the most dangerous part of flying is bad weather. But this isn't entirely the case.

'It's gonna be red, white, and blue': Trump reveals how he wants to overhaul Air Force One

2018-07-17 22:03

US President Donald Trump elaborated on his plans for an Air Force One upgrade, announcing that the new billion-dollar presidential planes will boast enhanced interiors and exteriors.

5 things SAA can learn from Ethiopian Airlines - now Africa’s most profitable airline

2018-06-09 09:03

SAA was also displaced by Ethiopian Airlines as Africa’s largest carrier in 2017.

 

These are the biggest airplanes in the world today — including one that can carry as many as 850 passengers

2019-08-09 15:47

From the spacious and luxurious Airbus A380 to the behemoth Antonov An-225, here are the biggest airplanes in the world.

Video shows dramatic moment a passenger plane made an emergency landing without its front landing gear

2019-05-13 06:11

A passenger plane operated by Myanmar's flagship airline made a dramatic landing on Sunday after its front landing gear malfunctioned.

A man charged an obese passenger sitting next to him on a plane R2,000 for encroaching on his seat, and he was happy to pay it

2019-03-05 05:48

The story has gone viral, and people are completely divided in their reactions.

The best place to sit on a plane if you want to get a good night's sleep

2018-12-15 18:17

Getting some shut-eye on planes is a common goal, but it is never that easy.

Canadian rapper dies after music video stunt goes horribly wrong

2018-10-24 11:40

A Canadian rapper died after an airplane stunt he was doing as part of his music video shoot went horribly wrong.

Bruce Whitfield: South Africa’s most punctual airline is pretty much what I guessed

2018-07-06 15:27

I wanted to find out if my experiences matched reality with official figures published by the airports company, Acsa.

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