New wing designs, and new engines hanging from them, could change the way we fly. Or at least make it more efficient.

Refreshing cabins is a nice touch, but why does it take so long?? Also, how long will it take Southwest to pay out all the comp it owes.

Maybe we’re supposed to say something in advance when the publishing schedule changes. Oopsie.

The semi-annual IATA seasonal schedule change happened last weekend, and it brings some fun and interesting new routes and slot opportunities to the industry.

What happens when you dupe consumers for decades with the confusing names between classes of service then make a change to a tiny part of the fleet? Fun times, indeed.

It was supposed to be a quick weekend getaway for the crew. That didn’t work out so well. Also in this episode: Virgin Atlantic joins SkyTeam Eurostar’s Brexit capacity cuts Cleveland gets its European nonstop…

Catching up on some reader mail, and also on big changes coming in airports served, meals on board, and vaguely boring partnerships.