• Passengers on a Jet Airways flight ended up with bloody ears and noses after pilots forgot to pressurize the plane

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Crew members on a Jet Airways flight from Mumbai to Jaipur in India forgot to press the bleed air switch, leading some passengers to report bleeding from their ears and noses due to low cabin pressure levels.
    In a statement to Business Insider, Jet Airways said, "5 guests who were referred to a hospital for additional medical check-up accompanied by the Jet Airways' Care team have since been released, post medical examination."
    Cabin pressure is maintained manually by the crew throughout the flight in order for it to be comfortable for humans. When air pressure is lower, there is less...
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  • Photos show what it's like flying in the luxurious first-class cabin on the record-breaking nonstop flight from Hawaii to Boston

    Photos show what it's like flying in the luxurious first-class cabin on the record-breaking nonstop flight from Hawaii to Boston

    2 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Hawaiian Airlines has just announced the longest regularly scheduled domestic flight route in US history.
    The flight between Boston and Honolulu is a 5,095-mile journey and will take at least 10 hours.
    The route will launch in April 2019 with five flights per week.
    A first class, round-trip ticket from Honolulu to Boston in April currently starts at about $4,300, while the cheapest economy ticket is $616.
    New Englanders can now fly directly from Boston to sunny Hawaii in a 10-hour flight that will set a new record, Hawaiian Airlines recently announced.
    "At 5,095 miles, Hawaiian's BOS-HNL...
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  • Passengers Gasp for Air on Flight After Indian Airline Fails to Pressurize Cabin

    Passengers Gasp for Air on Flight After Indian Airline Fails to Pressurize Cabin

    2 monthes ago - By NY Times

    The Jet Airways blunder is just the latest sign of trouble in the country's airline industry.
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