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Finnair wants to weigh its passengers before flying

Finnair is looking for 2,000 passengers to step on a scale prior to boarding in an attempt to verify the accuracy of its planes total weight. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland)......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 2nd, 2017

Finnair is asking to weight its passengers before flying

Finnair is looking for 2,000 passengers to step on a scale prior to boarding in an attempt to verify the accuracy of its planes total weight. Josh King has the story (@abridgetoland)......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 2nd, 2017

Why Finnair has turned the kids loose in its catering kitchens

Passengers flying in the economy cabin on Finnair's nonstop flights between Chicago and Helsinki this summer may feel like they're back in grade school. And what fun that could be. While airlines all over the world compete to see what highfaluti.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 24th, 2017

An American airline wins the right to weigh passengers on its Samoan route

ONE of Gulliver’s stranger flying experiences came in 2011, when he was preparing to board a domestic flight from Panama City to the beaches of Bocas del Toro. An airline employee motioned to a scale, and Gulliver dutifully placed his bag on it. “No,.....»»

Category: topSource: economistOct 21st, 2016

This Move By United Airlines Will Make Flying Even More Painful For Passengers

It's a case of can't stop, won't stop. And you just have to put up with it......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 2nd, 2018

This Is United Airlines" Latest Attempt to Make Flying More Painful For Passengers

It's a case of can't stop, won't stop. And you just have to put up with it......»»

Category: topSource: incJan 1st, 2018

Bob Hope Airport renamed so passengers know where they’re flying to

Bob Hope Airport is no more. The Burbank airfield is now known as the Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR). The new name and logo were unveiled on the façade of the airport’s terminal tower on Thursday. The identity was selected to give passengers.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 15th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Japan Airlines invests in U.S. supersonic aircraft startup

Japan Airlines Co. has become the first carrier to invest in Boom Technology Inc., a U.S. startup seeking to build a faster-than-sound airliner capable of flying more than four dozen premium passengers to Tokyo from the West Coast in roughly five hours......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 5th, 2017

Japan Airlines Invests in Fledgling Supersonic Aircraft Company

Japan Airlines has become the first carrier to invest in Boom Technology, a U.S. startup seeking to build a faster-than-sound airliner capable of flying more than four dozen passengers to Tokyo from the West Coast in roughly five hours......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 5th, 2017

JAL Signs Strategic Partnership With Fledgling Supersonic Aircraft Company

Japan Airlines Co. has become the first carrier to invest in Boom Technology Inc., a U.S. startup seeking to build a faster-than-sound airliner capable of flying more than four dozen passengers to Tokyo from the West Coast in roughly five hours......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjDec 5th, 2017

Electric planes could be closer to reality than you think

  Most electric airplane projects are currently focusing on small aircraft, with room for one or two passengers. Earlier this year, startup Wright Electric said it was developing an e-plane that would be capable of seating 150 and flying up to 30.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 28th, 2017

Drill cycles to keep IndiGo flying

According to data from DGCA, Indigo carries the highest number of passengers in Indian skies but has the least number of complaints.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardNov 26th, 2017

U.S. Navy airplane with 11 aboard crashes in Pacific

A U.S. Navy airplane flying to the USS Ronald Reagan aircraft carrier with 11 passengers and crew crashed into the Pacific Ocean on Wednesday, a.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 22nd, 2017

British Airways will board economy flyers based on the price of their ticket

The increasingly hierarchical nature of flying quietly puts pressure on passengers to pay more......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 20th, 2017

The Future of Flying? You Can See It Now

Virtual reality is being used to test new airline cabins, and one airline is using facial recognition for boarding passengers on a flight......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytNov 13th, 2017

Boeing Roundup: Officials head to Dubai Airshow…First 737 Max delivered to China…$500 million deal with GE Aviation

Chicago-based Boeing (NYSE: BA) has operations around the country. Here are recent stories on the company reported by The Business Journals. United Airlines flying passengers on the Boeing 747 for the last time United Airlines is flying passengers on i.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 7th, 2017

Finnair Is Weighing Passengers at Check-In. Here's Why. - Condé Nast Traveler

Condé Nast TravelerFinnair Is Weighing Passengers at Check-In. Here's Why.Condé Nast TravelerFinnair is asking passengers to step on the scal.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 4th, 2017

Finnair has begun weighing passengers

Read full story for latest details......»»

Category: topSource: moneyNov 3rd, 2017

Forget your checked luggage. This airline is weighing passengers.

Finnair is weighing passengers at Helsinki airport. (At least you can leave your shoes on.).....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 3rd, 2017

This Airline Wants to Weigh You Before You Board the Plane

But it's not about ticket prices. Finnair is looking for.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneNov 2nd, 2017

Airline workers share 14 insider facts about flying most passengers don"t know

Ranglen/ShutterstockNo one has more insider knowledge about flying than airline workers. To unearth 14 lesser-known facts about flying, Business Insider surveyed more than 80 airline work.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 27th, 2017