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An empty jet bridge at MSP Airport Friday, April 3, 2020.

I flew on one of the few remaining flights during the coronavirus pandemic, and it was unlike anything I’d ever seen

New York City's LaGuardia Airport felt deserted during what would normally be rush hour. There was no security line and the terminal was empty.
An Air Transat plane.

Air Transat kicked a family off a plane after their daughter started coughing, as airlines tighten measures against coronavirus

Two doctors told a family it was ok for their coughing baby to fly, but the pilot still removed them from the plane.
Business Traveller annually ranks the best airports, hotels, and airlines in the world.

The best airlines, hotels, and airport lounges for business travelers, ranked

Qatar Airways was recognized in four of the annual Business Traveller Awards, but lost out on Best First Class to a competitor.
A Caspian Airlines McDonnell Douglas MD-83 aircraft landed on a highway after it overshot the runway during its approach. No casualties were reported according to state television.

An Iranian plane overshot the runway and skidded onto a busy highway — and incredibly no one was hurt

The McDonnell Douglas MD-83 aircraft, which was traveling from Tehran to Mahshahr Airport in Mahshahr, Iran, was carrying 135 passengers and 7 crew members, local media reported.
An unusual airplane-shaped house is located in Abuja, Nigeria.

A man in Nigeria built his wife a house that looks like a giant plane because she ‘loves to travel’

It's on a complex that also includes a guest house, mosque, swimming pool, garden, and covered car port.
Workers seen a near Qantas Airways jet at Adelaide Airport.

An Australian woman says Qantas killed her dog by leaving it on the tarmac in 100 degree heat during a flight delay

Kay Newman started an online petition in honor of her dog Duke to pressure Qantas into reviewing its pet travel policies.
Ogawa doesn't think she'll be bringing Coco on another flight.

A rabbit in a bowtie sipped champagne and ate croissants in business class, and it’ll make you feel bad about flying economy

Coco the rabbit got to enjoy the high life, flying business class from San Francisco to Japan. And it's not the first time she's done it.
An aerial photo shows Boeing 737 MAX airplanes parked on the tarmac at the Boeing Factory in Renton

‘This airplane is designed by clowns’: Damning Boeing emails reveal internal complaints made about 737 Max safety and information being co...

Hundreds of emails, which Boeing provided to Congress and the FAA in December, were obtained by both Reuters and The New York Times on Thursday.

The FAA banned US airlines from flying over Iran and Iraq after a missile attack on US troops

The effective no-fly zone is meant to prevent civilian planes from being mistaken for military aircraft and shot at.
While many travelers tune out safety briefings, pilots understand how important they can be.

6 small details pilots notice when they fly as passengers that you probably miss

Airline pilots are trained to be attentive when they're on planes, so they will notice details that slip by most passengers.