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I recently flew on a Brazilian-made Embraer 145, a small regional jet. The 145 is a nifty plane that genuinely impressed me.
Certain parts of planes, cars, trains, buses, and boats can be safer for passengers and have resulted in fewer fatalities or injuries.
Supermodel Naomi Campbell cleans her airplane seats with disinfectant wipes before sitting down, and you should too
Nobody is cleaning the seats as passengers get on and off an airplane. To protect yourself, be like Naomi Campbell: bring disinfectant wipes.
Flying can be a stressful, frustrating, and even scary experience for some. If that's the case for you, ask the flight attendant these questions.
As a part of its "Don't Risk It. Don't Sign It" anti-union campaign, Delta Airlines encouraged employees to buy video games instead of unionizing.
Travel, for some people, can trigger major anxiety. If this is the case for you, consider following these 10 tips for handling travel fears.
The Boeing 717 was once a failed plane airlines didn’t want to buy. Here’s why it’s now my favorite jet.
The Boeing 717 is a slightly offbeat aircraft that went out of production in 2006. Boeing chalked it up as a failure, but it's worth another look.
The ‘Swiss cheese model’ explains how the US government shutdown is making air travel more dangerous by the day
A flight-safety inspector told New York magazine that the longer the shutdown goes on, "the more opportunity there is to introduce potential risk."
There are times when flying private can actually be cheaper than flying commercial. Here's what you need to know.
Never put anything in the seat pockets, according to a flight attendant, because they've held everything from toe nails to underwear.