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Flashback: Early Air Traffic Controllers

By Portfolio Editor Roz Hamlett

A flashback to Newark Airport’s history: operations at the first Airway Traffic Control Station in 1936 on a bleak and drizzly January afternoon.  747 more words

Stranger on a plane

I originally posted this on Facebook Oct. 20, 2015. I thought I’d resurrect it today, Sept. 11, 2016. As for the guy on the plane, he was a man of few words. 560 more words


Hump Day Fare Hacks: August 3, 2016

This week has been an interesting one, but not for the reasons I’d expected. While I had anticipated talking about how Norwegian fares remained consistent (they did) and that certain transpacific route prices fell (they did), what I didn’t expect was to have Emirates and Etihad comprising three of the 10 positions in this week’s list of deals. 1,166 more words

Fare Deals

United Flight Returns To Gate At Newark Airport After Report Of Smoke

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork) — A flight from Newark to Boston was forced to return to the gate after reports of smoke coming from an engine. 50 more words


The Vancouver Dilemma

Usually our travelling goes perfectly and everything turns out exactly as we expect. Unfortunately sometimes the complete opposite happens and our plans go up in flames. 1,916 more words


TSA Chief: Progress Being Made On Shortening Airport Lines

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Significant progress has been made on shortening screening lines since earlier this spring when airlines reported thousands of frustrated passengers w… 267 more words


Nothing Suspicious Found After Threat Made Against London-To-Newark Flight

NEWARK, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A canine unit has found nothing suspicious during a sweep of a London-to-Newark flight after authorities received an unspecified threat.

The British Airways flight carrying 206 passengers and 13 crew members arrived around 1 p.m. 329 more words