Archive for the ‘plane travelling’ Category

Fly Business Class Without Actually Paying For It

Thursday, July 6th, 2017
Airport

Credit: Public Domain/Jeshoots

It’s a fact that flying business class or first class has a lot more benefits and advantages compared to flying economy class. Amenity kits, pyjamas, china crockery and fine wine & dine etc. are provided to the business or first class flyers. More important than these is the passenger’s condition on arrival, especially on long haul flights. The passengers travelling by business or first class arrive relaxed, but the economy class flyers arrive in tired and worn out condition. (more…)

Stratolaunch – The world’s largest airplane by Microsoft Co-founder

Wednesday, June 28th, 2017
Stratolaunch

Stratolaunch – aircraft

Stratolaunch was rolled out of its hangar in the California desert recently, unveiled by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen. Proudly claiming to be the “world’s biggest airplane”, this aircraft surpasses Hughes H-4 Hercules, also known as  “Spruce Goose”, the enormous wooden plane that made its first and only flight in 1947. (more…)

Know About Aeroplane Features That Save Your Life

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
Passengers in the aircraft.

Passengers in the aircraft. Credit: Public Domain/StelaDi

Jetting off on a vacation can be a comforting experience. A quick check, you know there will be food, aisle seats, and ever-smiling air hosts. You know that isn’t all. Aircrafts are packed with features that are surreptitiously keeping you safe. (more…)

Airbus A380 Could Get Even More Bigger with Large Wings

Thursday, June 15th, 2017
Airbus A380

Airbus A380, Credit: Creative Commons/Rulexip

The Airbus A380 superjumbo, the world’s largest passenger plane, is reportedly all set to get even bigger. The four-engine aircraft currently admeasures 262 feet and this is soon expected to grow by 32 feet by expanding the wing span. (more…)

Why You Should Avoid Drinking Tap Water on a Plane

Thursday, June 8th, 2017

inside-plane

Do you remember wanting to stay hydrated during a flight? With an increase in altitude and low moisture levels, it is logical to become dehydrated. The probable solution is to want some water during a flight. Sources have revealed some aviation industry secrets recently, which state that cabin crew members would not drink tap water in mid-flight. They would also probably not drink plain tea or even plain coffee, and the reasons are obvious, the use of tap water. (more…)

Smart Ways to Find a Cheap Flight

Thursday, June 1st, 2017
Planes

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Planning a vacation or a short trip involves finding the right place to stay in, right things to pack, and also booking your flights. Finding a cheap flight that fits perfectly in your budget can curb an expensive trip and helps save money.

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What Food to Eat and Avoid on a Flight?

Wednesday, May 24th, 2017
in-flight-meal

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Are you travelling on a plane and wondering what you should eat and avoid? Here are some scientific insights on in-flight meals which will throw some light on whether you enjoy a meal or stay satisfied for the duration of a particular flight. Keep reading for an enjoyable in-flight indulgence and highlights on choosing the right foods. (more…)

How Much Do You Need To Shell Out To Fly With Your Pet?

Thursday, May 18th, 2017
Travelling with pets.

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Is it possible to save money when your furry pet friends fly on a Private Jet? The National Pet Week was celebrated from May 7-13, and it is probably the right time to think about pros-and-cons of flying your pets commercially. (more…)

The Best Onboard Bars in the Airplanes

Thursday, May 4th, 2017
Onboard bar, Emirates

Onboard bar, Credit: Emirates

Onboard bars in airplanes are an amazing place to hang out or mingle. The first and business class bars onboard experience is customer-centric and getting more lavish. (more…)

Planes Set to be Made from Wonder Material Graphene

Thursday, April 27th, 2017
Flying plane

Credit: Public Domain Pictures

A new prospect of planes being made entirely from Graphene – the wonder material in 10 years was raised by Sir Richard Branson. This is in the backdrop of the airline industry fighting a 50% increase in fuel in the last 12 months and a need felt for lighter fleets. (more…)