What a busy week! We’ve found everything from awards to the world’s best airports, strikes in Europe to an incredible ground transport accident at a major U.S. airport in this week’s airport news from around the world. Here are what we’re going to cover in this episode:
Continue reading This week: Singapore wins again, Germany on strike & more
There are weeks like last where we nearly run out of space reporting on airport related news and then there are those like this week were only relatively minor bits appeared on our news radar. Here’s what we found:
Continue reading This week: Qantas broken, Oakland in smoke & more.
It’s going to be a fairly brief airport news round-up this week as it seems to have been mostly ‘business as usual’ at airports around the world during the past 7 days. However, we wouldn’t be LateDeparture if we couldn’t find some interesting stories regardless:
Continue reading This week: China accelerates airport building, more snow for the USA & more
This week showed us that winter really is in full swing in the Northern hemisphere and it showed us some competitive muscling between two large airports. Here’s the full list of what we’re going to cover:
Continue reading This week: America’s deep freeze, Dubai challenges Heathrow & more
America is the land of opportunity and freedom, right? In many ways that’s definitely still true: You’re free to drive anywhere, you’re free to express your opinion (that guy in the subway did exactly that with the full force of his adult voice) or you can still make it big in business whatever background you have. And certainly for consumers, freedom also applies to the country’s economy. There’s hardly another place where you have so many choices – be it the type and brand of mineral water you can drink, the breakfast cereals you prefer or the airline you choose to cross this vast country with.
Continue reading Report: Across the States with JetBlue
Another week has passed and it’s therefore our job to once again recap some of the main airport news articles from the week. This week we have the following for you:
Continue reading This week: Dreamlifter landed at wrong airport, LAX security scare & more
This infographic was sent to us from our friends at Venere.com. We thought it’s well worth sharing with our loyal readers.
From conspiracy theories involving secret cities, aliens and hidden messages to surprising animal residents and buried treasure, America’s airports are a wealth of mysteries and unique fixtures.
(click picture to enlarge)
OMG, that wasn’t a good airport week in terms of news types that came in. It already started mixed with wild UK weather overshadowing the opening of Dubai’s newest airport but it all went pear-shaped with Friday’s shooting at LAX. Here is the full list of our topics for his week, in chronological order:
Continue reading This week: Shooting at LAX, wild UK weather & more
The talk of this week certainly was the dry ice bomb at LAX. It’s therefore not surprising we’re also going to focus on this event in this week’s airport news round-up. Here are all the topics:
Continue reading This week: Dry ice bomb at LAX, Kangaroo at Melbourne & more
Well, well, well. In our head it seemed like a very busy airport related news week, however some news just kept re-appearing. Plus we’ve travelled ourselves, from Asia back to Australia, this week too. Both of those things initially clouded our judgement, we guess. It’s actually been a fairly quiet week. Here’s what we found:
Continue reading This week: Apple’s misguided airport directions, snake on Qantas plane & more