Airline offers ‘No Meal’ option to help reduce food waste

Japan Airlines (JAL) has introduced a “Meal Skip Option” on some of its flights in a bid to cut down on food waste. JAL’s “Ethical Choice” initiative is the first of its kind that lets you opt out of inflight catering before you board your flight. It means that the airline would simply not prepare your meal rather than letting […]

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Michael O’Leary vows Ryanair will be the ‘large EU low-fare airline’ beating easyJet

Ryanair CEO criticises new travel restrictions The COVID-19 pandemic has seen the travel industry decimated amid global lockdowns and increasingly strict travel rules. Though there have been fears this could lead to increased fare costs in the future, Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary has vowed the airline will continue to keep costs low for consumers. Speaking on EUROCONTROL’s Aviation Hardtalk Live […]

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10 New Holiday 2020 Movies & How To Watch Them

For a lot people, most of 2020 was spent on the couch watching TV and movies. All this additional couch time may have been due to the coronavirus pandemic putting a damper on most outside-the-house plans, but it at least gave people a little bit of joy during the chaos. Holiday movies are an important part of the season every […]

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Holiday 2021: How to turn 16 days’ leave into 48 days off

2020 has left us with precious few days of leave to use. With lockdowns, companies balancing the books from “holiday debt” and dark magicians of accountancy asking Kiwis to pick leave more or less at random, it has been a challenge to plan anything. However, there’s a way to take control of your calendar in 2021. With five out of […]

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Southwest just announced 19 new leisure routes across the US and Mexico and a new destination – here's the full list

Southwest Airlines is launching 19 more new domestic and international routes in 2021 from cities across the US.  The initial flight schedule was also announced for Southwest’s recently announced new airports in Sarasota, Florida and Houston. Jackson, Mississippi will soon be Southwest’s newest destination with flights starting in June.  Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories. Southwest Airlines is continuing […]

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United flight attendants raise alarm on crew quarantine protocols

United Airlines is telling some flight attendants whose colleagues test positive for COVID-19 to keep flying and monitor for symptoms, three employees told Reuters, raising concerns among staff about the policy. ‘Most of us feel that’s unsafe,’ said one of the employees.  Reuters also viewed around a dozen comments in a private online group for United flight attendants, which expressed […]

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