Airports

Remote Atlantic runway to open up Napoleon's secret island

Remote Atlantic runway to open up Napoleon's secret island

Five days at sea is the only way to reach St. Helena. That's set to change thanks to an ambitious new aviation venture
Amazing Schiphol airport video shows luggage's wild ride

Amazing Schiphol airport video shows luggage's wild ride

Thought you had a long shclep to the baggage carousel? Take a look at this new video created by Amsterdam's Schiphol airport.
These are the greenest airports on the planet

These are the greenest airports on the planet

Airports are notorious for leaving a disastrous carbon footprint. Galapagos Ecological Airport, however, runs on nothing but wind and solar power
Volcano closes Indonesia airports

Volcano closes Indonesia airports

Four airports in Indonesia have closed, including one on Bali, due to volcanic ash spewing from a nearby volcano
6-year-old's lost toy tiger has airport adventure

6-year-old's lost toy tiger has airport adventure

It's not much fun being stuck at an airport -- unless you happen to be a stuffed tiger
Enter the durable nylon wonderland of Carpets for Airports

Enter the durable nylon wonderland of Carpets for Airports

One website's audacious mission to document "the floor beneath the sky above your feet"
'Extreme discomfort': U.S. city sues over airplane noise

'Extreme discomfort': U.S. city sues over airplane noise

Phoenix city officials say there was no due process when the FAA changed its flight paths
World's 10 most scenic airport landings

World's 10 most scenic airport landings

You'll want to book a window seat if you're flying into any of these 10 sensational strips
Addictive website of the week: Airport Codes deconstructed

Addictive website of the week: Airport Codes deconstructed

Warning: Click on this website that demystifies those three-letter airport codes and your workday will be ruined
And the world's best airport is...

And the world's best airport is...

SkyTrax airline ranking site announces its 2015 awards recognizing the best airports for flying, shopping and eating

"Hold on, folks, we're landing sideways."

Shocking video shows planes attempting to land in treacherous cross-winds at Birmingham International Airport, UK
World's most punctual airlines and airports named

World's most punctual airlines and airports named

Anyone stuck reading this while waiting for a delayed flight should take note: next time fly via this airport
The incredible new world of airports

The incredible new world of airports

Lots of construction and upgrades are scheduled for 2015, with exciting developments for travelers
World's worst airport in 2014 is...

World's worst airport in 2014 is...

An airport in Asia has stolen the crown from Manila's Ninoy Aquino, voted 'world's worst' three years in a row
World's best airport bike paths

World's best airport bike paths

Some allow travelers to pedal right up to their plane, others skirt airport perimeters, giving cyclists a closeup view of the behemoths of the sky
18 most annoying things people do in airports

18 most annoying things people do in airports

When it comes to air travel, courtesy and common sense are often the first two things to fly out the departure gates
Abandoned Congo airport becomes playground for kids

Abandoned Congo airport becomes playground for kids

After years of war and a volcanic eruption, an airport in the DRC finds an unlikely second life