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Congressman Joseph Crowley questions FAA after latest birdstrike at JFK

NEW YORK (PIX11) – U.S. Representative Joseph Crowley had more questions than answers during a call with PIX11 News on Tuesday.

It was all in reaction to a bird strike that forced American Airlines flight 1320 to return to JFK Airport with 133 on board.  344 more words


Keeping it Sterile

Reading Clara’s post about her Memorable Journey from Cameroon via Moscow made me think of a very long and somewhat stressful journey we made a few years back, so I though I’d write down the story. 607 more words

Air Travel

Major international airport introduces world's first terminal exclusively for animals

Wow! We’ve never traveled with our dogs on a plane.  If you have, tell me what you think about this concept.

The world’s first ever airport terminal exclusively for animals is set to open at the JFK International Airport in 2016. 42 more words


OH, YES!!!

I am so very sad to say that I did not make it to  Las Vegas after all – I spent the entire day yesterday and just about all of last night sitting at JFK airport as my flight was delayed…and then delayed again…and then delayed again… until finally at around 11:30 PM they allowed us to board the plane and then proceeded to tell us that it would be a while until they could load in the luggage. 163 more words

Mah Jongg


Travel is enriching to the soul. But baggage can drain your spirit. Not to mention that it can also strain your back, chafe your hands, and occasionally vanish into thin air. 1,241 more words

Employment Opportunity: Checking Poop

Via Washington Times –

The federal government is looking for doctors to help monitor suspected smugglers’ bowel movements at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York, in a solicitation that sounds like it could be something out of the Discovery Channel’s “Dirty Jobs” program.

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