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Sam Chui
Emirates and Etihad to Trail New IATA Travel Pass

UAE based carriers Emirates and Etihad are among the first of the first airlines in the world to trial IATA Travel Pass, a mobile app to help passengers easily and... Read More

Coworkaholic
Working From Anywhere Doesn’t Mean You Have to Work at Home

As more of us begin to experience long term "work from anywhere" opportunity, why not explore where else you can work besides your couch? Continue reading Working From... Read More

Sam Chui
Irkut MC-21 Prototype Overran Runway

Irkut MC-21 prototype (73051) overran the end of the runway and ended in snow at Zhokovsky Aerodrome (UUBW), near Moscow. All on-board remained unhurt. United Aircraft... Read More

Sam Chui
COVID-19: UK to Close All Travel Corridors

The United Kingdom will close all its travel corridors to “protect against the risk of as yet unidentified new strains” of coronavirus. Effective from 04:00 GMT on... Read More

Sam Chui
Rolls-Royce Runs First Engine On World’s Largest Testbed

Rolls-Royce has successfully completed the first engine run on its state-of-the-art Testbed 80, which will be the largest indoor aerospace testbed in the world when it... Read More

Sam Chui
US to Require All Arriving Passengers to Get COVID Test

The United States will now require all incoming international arrivals to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test result, as the country tries to combat the... Read More

Sam Chui
Atlas Air Purchases Four Boeing 747-8 Freighters

Boeing and Atlas Air Worldwide today announced an agreement to purchase four 747-8 Freighters. The 747-8 airplanes in this agreement will be the final four aircraft to... Read More

Sam Chui
First Look of JetBlue A220 Interior

Reported by Chris Sloan for Airliner World magazine, JetBlue today introduced the all-new onboard experience aboard the airline’s Airbus A220-300. The aircraft –... Read More

Sam Chui
An Interview With Teacher Turned Airline Ground Staff Olya

I met Olya on my flight arrival last month, she was assisting First Class passengers upon arrival in Dubai; taking them through fast track, answering all of their... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Video: Sobbing Rioter Finds Out He’s On No-Fly List

As the title suggests (it's not clickbait!), this is a post about a man allegedly finding out he's on the no-fly list. If you don't want to see a man having a meltdown... Read More

Sam Chui
Contact Lost with Sriwijaya Air B737 Minutes After Takeoff

Contact has been lost with a Sriwijaya Air Boeing 737-500 shortly after take-off from Jakarta en route to Pontianak. Flight SJ182 lost over 10,000 feet of altitude in... Read More

Sam Chui
British Airways Release New Short-Haul Catering

British Airways has unveiled a new line of short-haul catering, created by Michelin-starred chef Tom Kerridge. The new range, available for purchase in BA’s Euro... Read More

Sam Chui
My Meeting With HH Sheikh Ahmed – Chairman and CEO of Emirates

I recently had the pleasure of meeting with Sheikh Majid Al Mualla, Divisional Senior Vice President of International Affairs at Emirates, during the A380 Premium... Read More

Coworkaholic
Everything You Need to Know About Working Remotely in Mexico

Planning on traveling and working remotely as soon as we can all travel again? Here's everything you need to know about working in Mexico! Continue reading Everything... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Trump Supporter Kicked Off Flight For Mask Joke? No, Not Quite…

With Congress counting electoral votes today, a not-insignificant number of Trump supporters are traveling to DC to protest, in order to "Stop the Steal" ("stealing"... Read More

Sam Chui
Saudi Arabia and Qatar Agree to Open Airspace, Land and Sea Borders

Saudi Arabia will shortly open its airspace and land border to Qatar, easing Gulf tensions restoring vital air corridors that have been disrupted since 2017. The move is... Read More

Sam Chui
Canada Mandates Pre-Departure COVID-19 Testing, IATA Express Frustration

The Canadian Government has imposed a requirement for all arriving travellers to provide proof of a negative COVID-19 test, attracting mixed reactions from airlines and... Read More

Sam Chui
First Look of Emirates Premium Economy and Upgraded Cabin on A380

Today, I was invited to have a first look of the Emirates Premium Economy Class on their newly delivered A380; A6-EVN. The new Premium Economy cabin is a first for any... Read More

Sam Chui
Never Give Up Your Dream – An Interview With Captain Chris

Captain Chris Pohl is arguably one of the best content creator from an airline pilot's perspective I've seen. He came across social media with a good cause to promote... Read More

Sam Chui
Trip Report: The First 737 MAX Commercial Flight in U.S. Since Grounding

Reported by Chris Sloan; American Airlines became the first US airline to fly the Boeing 737 Max jet on 29 December after 21 months grounding. He was onboard the first... Read More

Sam Chui
Emirates Unveils Brand-New A380 Premium Economy Seat

Emirates have unveiled their much anticipated Premium Economy seat, breaking away from the traditional 3-class model that has filled their 117 Airbus A380s. The new seat... Read More

One Mile at a Time
Man Hands Out $100 Bills On Flight (As One Does)

Well this is... bizarre. There's not much context here, but a 13-second video is circulating of a man handing out $100 bills to fellow passengers on a flight. In the... Read More

Sam Chui
Interview with Hi Fly A380 Captain Carlos Mirpuri

Not everyday the co-founder of the company who personally flies you in an A380. That happened to me on the retirement flight of Hi Fly A380. I have the good fortune of... Read More

Sam Chui
An Interview With Model Turned Airport CEO Suzannah Harvey

When I was in England two weeks ago, I emailed Cotswold Airport with the hope to visit the Negus 747. Within minutes, I received the reply within minutes from Suzannah... Read More

Sam Chui
Abu Dhabi Open For Tourists From 24 December

UAE's Capital announced that the emirate of Abu Dhabi will be welcoming tourists from December 24, 2020. 'Following the successes achieved by implementing the... Read More

Sam Chui
Trip Report: British Airways A350-1000 Dubai to London (Travel Corridor) Flight

I flew to the UK in early December, to attend the last British Airways 747 flight. Currently there is a travel corridor between the UAE and the UK, which means passenger... Read More

Sam Chui
Countries Around the World Ban Flights From UK

European nations and more countries in the world have begun to impose travel bans on the UK after it reported a more-infectious and "out of control" coronavirus variant.... Read More

Sam Chui
Lion Air Boeing 737 Skids Off Runway in Indonesia

A Lion Air Boeing 737-900ER has skidded off the runway while attempting to backtrack, after landing in Lampung, Indonesia. The aircraft’s right main landing gear left... Read More

Sam Chui
Air Greenland Places Order For an Airbus A330-800

Airbus announced today that Air Greenland, the flag-carrier for Greenland, has formally placed an order for a single A330-800. Nearly one year ago, the airline disclosed... Read More

Sam Chui
Aeroflot Launches “Anti-Mask” Seating Zone

Masks have become the new reality of flying during COVID, so much so that Russian flag carrier Aeroflot will now be seating the masked passengers in a different section... Read More

Sam Chui
Onboard Special Farewell Flight of Hi Fly A380

Yesterday was another special milestone in aviation. Hi Fly operated its last A380 flight and I was the only passenger onboard this special farewell flight. Hi Fly... Read More

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