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Germanwings Flight From BCN to DUS Believed To Have Crashed

The news isn’t good about Germanwings flight #4U9525 from Barcelona to Dusseldorf.  Early reports are that the plane crashed in southern France, with the outlook on survivors grim.  It’s been a disheartening time for plane crashes as of late with Malaysia Airlines and Air Asia flights going down.  If this report is true, it’s another sad tale. I’ve been following updates from flightradar24 and John Walton on Twitter (courtesy of real_jetsetr) that initially alerted me.  My heart goes out to the passengers and crew onboard, as well as their loved […]

American Airlines Expanding: LAX, Europe And Latin America

American is adding a bunch of new service around the world.  It seems like there’s a new announcement every week, so I figured I would take the time to highlight a few. Los Angeles area American Airlines customers are seeing a bunch of new routes this spring and fall.  April saw the following destinations added to the schedule: Bentonville, Arkansas Columbus, OH Eugene, Oregon Hartford, Connecticut Indianapolis Pittsburgh Raleigh, NC Redmond, Oregon Bentonville makes sense to me.  That’s Walmart’s HQ, so assumedly this allows easier Asia travel for their folks […]