Tag Archives: Airlines

Boeing 787 Dreamliner Fast Becoming the Nightmareliner

Wednesday, January 9, 2013 The new Boeing 787 Dreamliner plagued by glitches and potential safety problems Another incident involving the new Boeing 787 Dreamliner — this a fuel leak on a 787 scheduled to fly from Boston to Tokyo with … Continue reading

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Spirit in the Sky

Monday, July, 9, 2012 Spirit Airlines flight #310, is a 5 hr. nonstop from Los Angeles for Ft. Lauderdale. Flight #310 departed Los Angeles last Saturday at 10PM but, thanks to an unruly 81-year old passenger who forced an emergency … Continue reading

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Delta Air Lines Buys Its Own Oil Refinery

Friday, May 4, 2012 Soaring fuel costs coupled with no relief from the Obama administration forced Delta Airlines to take the unusual step of buying its own oil refinery near Philadelphia, PA. Delta Air Lines will buy the Trainer Oil … Continue reading

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App Lets Airport Passengers Report Unfair TSA Screeners

Monday, April 30, 2012 Want to immediately report unfair TSA screeners? There’s an app for that. The Atlanta Journal Constitution reports: An advocacy group launched a free mobile application Monday that allows travelers to complain immediately to the government if … Continue reading

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Delta Air Lines Flight Quarantined Over Fears of Monkey Pox

Friday, April 27, 2012 Delta Air Lines flight 3163 landed at Chicago Midway yesterday from Detroit just before 3:30p.m. and was quarantined after a passenger who had traveled from Ghana, Africa fell ill. The flight attendants followed FAA procedures and … Continue reading

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JetBlue Pilot Freakout: “Iraq, al Qaida, terrorism, we’re all going down”

Tuesday, March 27, 2012 A JetBlue flight from New York to Las Vegas made an emergency landing Tuesday morning after the flight’s captain ran through the cabin screaming “Iraq, al Qaida, terrorism, we’re all going down.” The captain became incoherent … Continue reading

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God No Longer Alaska Airlines’ Co-Pilot

Friday, January 27, 2012 Close-Up Image of Alaska Airlines’ Unconstitutional God Cards Alaska Airlines, the seventh-largest carrier in the U.S. in terms of passenger traffic, said on Wednesday that it would end a decades-old tradition of handing out prayer cards … Continue reading

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