A huge Boeing 777-9X made its first test flight

Designed to carry up to 425 passengers of the Boeing 777-9X is expected to become one of the key aircraft in the coming years. It is designed for flying with a length of 7600 nautical miles — a distance that covers the majority of long-distance routes. The uncertainty due to deadly accidents, which had a negative impact on the reputation of Boeing 737MAX, has cast a shadow on the future…

January 26, 2020
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Under the ice of Antarctica for the first time sailed man

A man from Britain, became the first man who sailed under the ice in Antarctica. Despite the fact that the water temperature was only few degrees above zero, the athlete has been dressed only in swimming trunks. A 50-year resident of Plymouth, Lewis Pugh plunged into the icy waters of the South pole, to swim where nobody has swum in the channel under the melting ice. The athlete has spent…

January 24, 2020
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Trump intends to ban entry to the United States to residents of several countries

The administration of President trump is planning to expand the list of countries subject to travel ban, which bans nearly all citizens of these countries to travel or immigrate to the United States. «We are adding several countries to the prohibition, — said trump at a press conference at the world economic forum in Davos. — You see what is happening in the world. Our country needs to be safe.»…

January 23, 2020
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The photo krolchih travels with the hostess in business class

The hostess posted a photo, which travels with her beloved 8 — year-old rabbit Coco on Board business class. Fasting has gained popularity only recently, despite the fact that published was a year ago. 32-year-old Takako Ogawa flew home to Kyoto from San Francisco at the end of 2018. However, she wasn’t alone, the woman was accompanied by Coco, who was like an animal for emotional support. Takako allowed to…

January 21, 2020
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Passenger blames airline that her dog had died «a horrible death» in flight

Passenger Qantas accuses the Australian airline, claiming that her dog named Duke, 6-year-old boxer, died from heat stroke as a result of the negligence of employees of the company. Kay Newman flew from Sydney to Brisbane (Australia) December 19 – it was a hot summer day in the southern hemisphere, the temperature rose to 102 degrees. «I was worried, but the staff of Qantas said that the Duke will be…

January 16, 2020
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The airline caused the passenger to take a pregnancy test before flying on American island

Hong Kong airline apologized once demanded that the passenger undergo a pregnancy test before boarding the flight to the Pacific island of Saipan, a us territory. The low-cost carrier Hong Kong Express was criticized after the 25-year-old Japanese woman was told that the airline staff demanded that she passed the evaluation of «fit to fly», including a pregnancy test when she checked in for the flight at Hong Kong airport….

January 16, 2020
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What are the best passports in the world in 2020?

On Tuesday, the index of passports Passport Henley Index published a list of countries whose citizens have the greatest freedom of movement around the world. According to the list, leading Asia: the first place is Japan, which continues to hold the palm. The citizens of this country available free entry in 191. Singapore ranked second with access to 190 States, followed by South Korea, which shares the third place with…

January 11, 2020
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A teenager who spent 30 hours in the snowy mountains, said that he helped to survive girls gift

January 10, 2020

A teenager from Californiawho survived, after spending nearly 30 hours alone in the snowy mountains of Utah, said that did not sleep through the phone alarm, built a snow cave for shelter, and was holding a beaded bracelet ex-girlfriend, not to lose hope. 17-year-old Nicholas Stacy-Alcantara of Fresno (California) last week went to Utah to see my ex-girlfriend, and decided to go on a day hike. At this time was…

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Netherlands — not Holland. What was the difference?

Is it Netherlands or Holland? Too long to think about the answer now don’t have: the country has officially withdrawn from the second name. According to the authorities, the main goal of this decision — redesign of the international reputation of the state in which immigrants of today often attracts famous Amsterdam. Technically, Holland is the name of two provinces — North and South Holland. Until now, many brands, travel…

January 10, 2020
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