airlines

DHS Outlines Mandatory Biometric ID At Airports For Foreign Travel

What at first seemed like creeping tip-toe incrementalism toward the use of biometric ID for travel is quickly becoming a warp-speed reality. Over the past couple of months I’ve been covering some disturbing developments at national airports that seem to show an acceleration of the plan to use biometric identification in a variety of ways.…

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Man Tries to Bite Flight Attendant, Then Jumps Out of Plane Onto Tarmac

At this point, I’m not sure if it is harder to be an airline employee or a passenger, but either way, flying sounds pretty unappealing these days. Yesterday, a man allegedly tried to bite an American Airlines flight attendant…and then he opened an exit door and jumped off the plane. Thankfully, the plane was sitting…

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Watch: Chaos Erupts at Airport After Spirit Airlines Cancels Flights

Break your Spirit Airlines has entered the competition for “airline that can treat customers the worst.” The airline has delayed or cancelled nearly 300 flights in the last week. Last night, the airline’s problems reached the breaking point. When nine different flights were cancelled, chaos erupted at Ft. Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport. Hundreds of Spirit Airlines passengers became…

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