layovers ✈︎ air travel and commercial aviation

029 EWR - Jetblue and Amazon, 170 million air miles, crazy Airbus patent, wine carry-on

Episode Summary

Flight 029. Living in Singapore Changi Airport for 7 months. Kudos to Ethiopian for its all female crew flight. JetBlue goes Amazon for entertainment. A luggage made for wine lovers. The billionaire who earned 170 million USD worth of air miles. The renaissance of supersonic jets. KLM to use Facebook Messenger for customer service. Putting passengers in a container? Airbus strikes again with some insane patent.

Episode Notes

Women in the aviation industry

Air travel after the terror attacks

Proof that SIN is good for layovers?

Cathay returns at LGW

Cathay Pacific 'to return to London Gatwick with A350' - Business Traveller

Europe and the US versus the Middle-Eastern carriers

What is Qatar announcing for the US market?

JetBlue goes Amazon

Emirates adds bigger IFE screens in all classes

Pay for Wifi with United miles

170m USD worth or air miles!


Google creeps into travel

Startup lookout

Luggage weight sharing?

For wine lovers

KLM goes Messenger

We don't know what Airbus is thinking

The renaissance of supersonic planes