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Max Sylvester speaking to reporters after successfully landing a plane when his instructor passed out.

A trainee pilot taking his 3rd flying lesson was forced to land the plane after his instructor collapsed mid-flight

Max Sylvester had been flying a Cessna 152 aircraft for the first time. An air traffic official told Sylvester when he landed: "You did it mate."
Disney's "Star Wars" grenade-shaped soda bottles.

The TSA has reversed its ban on ‘Star Wars’ grenade-shaped sodas, which can fly in checked luggage

The soda bottles are modeled after grenades used in "Star Wars" movies, and are available at the "Galaxy's Edge" lands in Disneyland and Disney World.

9 best things to do at an airport when waiting out a flight delay

If your flight is delayed, you can try to make the most of your extra time in the airport by visiting a lounge or grabbing a table at a restaurant.
A Fridays for Future strike in Berlin on August 23.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and Greta Thunberg want everyone to fly less to fight climate change. Germany and Sweden are already embracing the ‘fli...

The anti-air travel "flight shame" movement has taken off in Germany and Sweden, but might be doomed in the US, despite Ocasio-Cortez's aspirations.
Commercial pilots are trained to fly in many different weather conditions.

How airlines and pilots prepare to fly in extreme weather

From snowstorms to hurricanes, here's how airlines prepare to take off in certain weather conditions. Plus, how they decide to cancel flights.
An El Al Airlines flight attendant died due to complications from measles.

A flight attendant has died after contracting measles on a flight out of New York City, according to reports

An El Al flight attendant died after contracting measles from a person with the disease who flew from New York to Tel Aviv in March.
Some flight attendants go beyond the call of duty.

7 times flight attendants went above and beyond for their passengers

Flight attendants have gone above and beyond for passengers, from keeping people entertained with comedic monologues to soothing fussy babies.
Flight attendant Joel O’Paris Castro went above and beyond for one of Frontier's youngest passengers.

A Frontier flight attendant helped a mom calm her crying baby, and the heartwarming photos are going viral

When a baby starts wailing on a delayed flight, some people might react with exasperation or annoyance. Not this Frontier flight attendant.
Air travel can be rough.

22 horrible things passengers have done while flying

Fellow passengers can be the worst part of flying when their behavior results in flight delays or cancellations.

An economy passenger says they sneaked into business class on British Airways — and got away with it for an entire 8-hour flight

The anonymous traveler said they ensured they were the last person on the plane, thus confirming that any empty business-class seat was unoccupied.