Great news: The holiday weekend wasn’t a total meltdown, despite warnings from airlines.
With a blizzard bearing down we’re reliving prior diversions and other cold weather travel tales, all the way to Antarctica.
We shouldn’t be here right now. We should all be there. But we aren’t. And we don’t even really know where “there” is. A most interesting predicament.
Airline meltdowns happen form time to time, but this past week’s performances are surprisingly ugly.
They might all be terrible ideas, but we’re still going to talk about them and figure out if any of it makes sense.
United Airlines announced a 270 aircraft narrow-body order today. 🤯🤯
Summer is heating up in more ways than one. Booking rooms in some destinations is dicey and seems unlikely to get better any time soon.
Sometimes travel is about new and different adventures. Sometimes it is about repeating the most boring or ridiculous habits. And, when done right, it is often a great blend of both. We close out this week’s episode with some discussion of travel souvenirs that we’re constantly collecting, or at least that we did back when we traveled more.
United teams up with Clear, Southwest leaves Newark and CapOne has a data breach. Plus, a new(ish) airline flying a pretty old little Fokker.
Speed records and airport news dominate this week’s show. Some sketchy funding stories, too!