Hate extra airport pat-downs? TSA offering 1.5 million to fix the system

Hate those intrusive secondary pat-downs at airport security checkpoints? Figure out how to fix the system and win some cash.

At one Italian airport pesto is exempt from liquid ban

One Italian airport has worked out a way to allow passengers to take jars of pesto in their carry-on bags, in violation of the ‘no liquids’ rule.

Winning names for Qantas’s fleet of Dreamliners

Customers helped Qantas choose the names for the carrier’s fleet of 787-9 Dreamliners. One of them will be named Boomerang.

Icelandair’s new Stopover Pass promotion

Icelandair rolls out a new Stopover Pass program with special perks for luck travelers.

EWR or JFK? Cabs in NY know which is faster.

125 taxis in New York City now sport a rooftop digital display showing which airport – EWR or JFK – is closer, time-wise.. And New Yorkers may be surprised.

Travel Tidbits: Switchfoot at SAN and more.

Travel Tidbits: Switchfoot performs at SAN; an airport barbers celebrates a milestone; HMSHost gives grants.

Touring Austin – and Austin Bergstrom Int’l Airport

One day on the ground in Austin, touring the town – and the airport.

Fresh films at Portland Int’l Airport’s in-terminal movie theater

There’s a new line-up of short films showing in the free movie theater at Portland International Airport.

New aviation history gallery at Jacksonville Int’l Airport

A new exhibit at Jacksonville International Airport tells the story of the area’s early aviation history and displayed seven cases of memorabilia.

Greetings from Austin

Delta Air Lines kicks off daily non-stop flights between Seattle and Austin, y’all

Tips for flying with – or without – kids this summer

Tips for flying with – or without- kids this summer.

Airport amenity of the week: LAX pylons in rainbow colors

The iconic pylons at the entrance to Los Angeles International Airport were lit in rainbow colors this weekend to celebrate Pride Week.

Fiesta Friday: Found at Cancun Int’l Airport

It’s Fiesta Friday! Here are some fun souvenirs I spotted recently at Cancun International Airport. Donkey Droppings included.

World’s Best Airport: getting better

Singapore’s Changi Airport – the “World’s Best Airport” – is about to get even better.

KLM embraces Twitter & WeChat for flight info, updates

It may be 98 years old, but KLM Royal Dutch Airlines is keeping up with the social media times. An early adopter of Facebook Messenger to delivery flight info to passengers, the airline is now delivering flight info via Twitter and WeChat.