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10.14.15
FAA: Don't pack lithium batteries in your checked bag
10.14.15

FAA: Don't pack lithium batteries in your checked bag

You'll want to wait until you land to pick up some spare batteries.

By B. Steele,   10.14.15
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05.02.15
New FAA system can track twice as many flights at once
05.02.15

New FAA system can track twice as many flights at once

Whoever said "it's the journey, not the destination" obviously lived in a time before air travel....

By T. Seppala,   05.02.15
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03.13.15
Google knows if your flight has WiFi
03.13.15

Google knows if your flight has WiFi

Google Flight Search can send you to a random spot on the globe, and now it'll tell you if that fa...

By T. Seppala,   03.13.15
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10.26.14
Austin's airport uses WiFi to gauge how long you'll wait in security lines
10.26.14

Austin's airport uses WiFi to gauge how long you'll wait in security lines

If you're a frequent flyer, you've probably panicked after realizing that a long security line cou...

By J. Fingas,   10.26.14
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09.23.14
Google Now's latest trick is finding you a cheaper flight
09.23.14

Google Now's latest trick is finding you a cheaper flight

Google Now has been showing off alternate info for when your flight's been delayed for a bit, and...

By T. Seppala,   09.23.14
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09.17.14
Airbus' helmet display concept would take your mind off your flight
09.17.14

Airbus' helmet display concept would take your mind off your flight

If you've ever been on a long flight, you've probably wanted to tune out your fellow passengers --...

By J. Fingas,   09.17.14
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07.06.14
The TSA won't let you board some flights unless your devices turn on
07.06.14

The TSA won't let you board some flights unless your devices turn on

You know how airport security will occasionally ask you to turn on a phone or laptop to prove that...

By J. Fingas,   07.06.14
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04.22.14
Air Berlin's latest iOS app can push boarding passes to your Pebble
04.22.14

Air Berlin's latest iOS app can push boarding passes to your Pebble

Still carrying a paper boarding pass when you travel? Air Berlin's got a new way to go green this...

By Z. Honig,   04.22.14
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11.21.13
FCC reportedly proposing that passengers can use cellular service in mid-flight (update: confirmed)
11.21.13

FCC reportedly proposing that passengers can use cellular service in mid-flight (update: confirmed)

While the FAA has cleared the use of electronics on US passenger airplanes at all stages of flight...

By J. Fingas,   11.21.13
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