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Mar 18, 2013

Dog trip to Ireland by mistake instead to Arizona, after United Airlines put him on wrong flight (Video)

Dog trip to Ireland by mistake instead to Arizona, after United Airlines put him on wrong flight (Video)
By in Animals, Europe, Travel, United States, Weird No comments

A dog had a trip to Ireland recently instead to his hometown in Phoenix, Arizona, after United Airlines put him in the wrong flight. Hendrix, a six-year-old English Springer Spaniel, was mistakenly placed in a plane in New Jersey airport bound to Shannon, Ireland. A news video is available below. Meredith Grant and Hendrix, after […]


Jan 17, 2013

FAA grounds all Boeing 787 Dreamliner planes over safety issues, United Airlines flights affected

FAA grounds all Boeing 787 Dreamliner planes over safety issues, United Airlines flights affected
By in Lifestyle, Travel, United States No comments

Updated: January 21, 2013 3:05 p.m. Read Dreamliner probe update: Excess battery voltage on Boeing 787 ruled out, NTSB investigation widens The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has grounded all Boeing 787 Dreamliner planes, after a series of mishaps involving the commercial plane, including a Boeing 787 plane that made an emergency landing in Japan […]


Dec 5, 2012

787 Diverted Mid-flight To New Orleans Due To Mechanical Problem

Boeing 787
By in Lifestyle, Travel, United States No comments

A new Boeing 787 Dreamliner was diverted mid-flight to New Orleans on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 after a mechanical problem arose, international news sites reported that day. Boeing 787 Image Credit: Boeing.com According to reports, United Flight 1146 was flying to Newark from Houston when the pilot decided to make an emergency landing to New […]


Nov 27, 2012

Car’s $100,000 in tickets: 1999 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Sets Parking Violations Record

Car's $100,000 in tickets: 1999 Chevrolet Monte Carlo Sets Parking Violations Record
By in United States, World No comments

Car’s $100,000 in Tickets Image Credit: http://theexpiredmeter.com The 1999 Chevrolet Monte Carlo has set a record for the most parking violations in the City of Chicago, accumulating over $100,000 parking fines, according to reports by several international news sites, November 27, 2012. Based on reports, the car was owned by Jennifer Fitzgerald and has been […]


Aug 3, 2012

United Airlines unveils first Boeing 787 Dreamliner (Video)

United Airlines unveils first Boeing 787 Dreamliner (Video)
By in Business, Lifestyle, Travel, United States No comments

United Airlines unveiled its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner plane on Tuesday, July 31, 2012, and was rolled out from the paint hangar at Paine Field, Washington as shown in the video below, which the airline company promises to revolutionize the flying experience for their customers and crews. United Airlines’ first Boeing 787 Dreamliner Image Credit: […]


Aug 27, 2011

Airlines cancel thousands of US flights due to Hurricane Irene

Airlines cancel thousands of US flights due to Hurricane Irene
By in Lifestyle, Travel, United States, Weather No comments

Thousands of US flights have been canceled on Saturday, August 27, 2011 and may last for a couple of days, as Hurricane Irene is being expected to cripple various major airports. Passenger checking flights status at Miami International Airport on Thursday, Aug 25 Image Credit: Miami Herald/MCT According to US news sites, various airlines have […]


Jun 22, 2011

Southwest Airlines customer satisfaction increases compared to other airlines, ACSI survey says

Southwest Airlines customer satisfaction increases compared to other airlines, ACSI survey says
By in Lifestyle, Travel, United States, World No comments

Southwest Airlines customer satisfaction is increasing as compared to other airlines, a recent US survey said. Southwest Airlines Rapid Rewards Image Credit: Southwest.com According to a report by the American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) released on Tuesday, June 21, 2011, more customers are not getting satisfied with the services of Southwest Airlines. Apparently, ACSI noted […]


Jun 18, 2011

United Airlines computer glitch caused delayed flights in California, operation now resuming

United Airlines computer glitch caused delayed flights in California, operation now resuming
By in Lifestyle, Travel, United States No comments

United Airlines encountered a computer glitch causing delayed and canceled flights in California airports on Friday, June 17, 2011, but operation is now starting to resume. A stranded United Airline passenger at the Denver International Airport on Friday, June 17, 2011 Image Credit: Rick Bowmer/AP According to US news sites on Saturday, thousands of passengers […]


Mar 25, 2011

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport air traffic controller suspended for sleeping on duty

Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport air traffic controller suspended for sleeping on duty
By in Lifestyle, Travel, United States 2 comments

The air traffic controller of Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport admitted that he fell asleep while on duty and has been suspended by FAA, as told by National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) to news reports on Thursday night. Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport control tower (at night) Image Credit: CBSNewsOnline The controller, whose name was […]


Mar 24, 2011

2 planes landed at Reagan National Airport on their own, as control tower supervisor possibly fell asleep

2 planes landed at Reagan National Airport on their own, as control tower supervisor possibly fell asleep
By in Lifestyle, Travel, United States, Weird 1 comment

Updated: March 25, 2011 5:51 p.m. Read Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport air traffic controller suspended for sleeping on duty Two passenger planes landed at the Ronald Reagan National Airport in Washington on their own on Wednesday morning, March 24, 2011, as an unnamed aviation personnel told reports the control tower supervisor fell asleep. Ronald […]