What a once-in-a-lifetime experience! I was lucky to be a part of a humanitarian aid flight that delivered badly needed aid to Yemeni refugees in both Djibouti and Yemen. Norwegian Air has chartered humanitarian flights for UNICEF in the past. But, this was the first 787 filled with relief.
Las Vegas is healing on the outside. But, there’s plenty of hurt you can’t see when you’re walking through a casino or down the Strip. The memorial at the Welcome To Las Vegas sign is crowded with people, flowers, candle, music and mourning.
I realized when I landed on my most recent flight that there’s a story I hadn’t told in quite some time. I wasn’t even on Boarding Area back when this happened. Many of you that read my blog on a regular basis right now probably don’t know the story behind why a small airport in New England is my favorite airport. For me, it’s a funny story. I’m pretty sure I wrote about this years ago, but I’m sharing this from my memory. Just about 5 years ago, I was […]
I’ll admit, I somehow missed that Airbus and Bombardier talked about a tie-up on the C Series a couple years ago. That would have made yesterday’s announcement a bit less surprising to me. I can’t tell if Boeing saw this coming. And, I can’t really say what’s going to happen next.
The Best of the Rest is my effort to summarize all the travel/miles and points stories that interested me on a daily basis but didn’t have time to write about in length. Culled from over 100 blogs/authors I follow, some are passed along without comment, while I add my analysis to others. This is your shortcut to find out what’s going on in the travel world without having to read dozens of travel blogs to get all the best info.