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Australian Domestic Flying on Virgin Australia + UpgradeMe

I made a trip to Sydney last weekend to attend a festival which was unfortunately postponed. As I had non-refundable tickets with substantial change fees (nearly what I paid for each sector), I went ahead with a holiday in Sydney anyway. 2,791 more words


I Hate Flying....

I absolutely hate flying. I officially have two days until I fly back to the states, and I am not looking forward to it. Flying gives me horrible anxiety. 411 more words

Playlist: Low Pass

This weeks playlist is all about flying low. There are so many low pass videos but I made a selection of some of my favorites. If you want more you can always check out our… 26 more words


Why Do Plane Crashes Happen More Often During Landing Than During Cruising?

Statistics show that the risk of a plane crash is much higher during the final approach and landing than the other phases of a flight. Boeing published a document titled “Statistical Summary of Commercial Jet Airplane Accidents, Worldwide Operations 1959 – 2013″. 480 more words


Photo #25: Fly Me Home

The weather was grey and rainy most of the day, meaning I wasn’t going to be taking pictures outside. I was left with trying to do a long night exposure, or finding something indoors. 217 more words


Los Angeles Airport Security Boosted Amid Possible ISIS Threat

Security is being stepped up in Los Angeles, its area airports and other parts of Southern California amid new Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS)-related threats calling for attacks on uniformed personnel, several U.S. 83 more words

New Airline Provides Only Nonstop Service

A new airline featuring nonstop flights—and free Evian water—has taken to the skies.

OneJet’s nonstop flight service began April 6, flying from Indianapolis to Milwaukee, and the airline will add service to Pittsburgh to its list in early May. 65 more words