Posts Tagged ‘flight’

Google flight-check on its way

Google flight-check on its way

Google is set to challenge flight comparison sites such as Skyscanner with a new price check service which will “blow them out of the water”.

That’s the (as ever understated) view of Ryanair CEO Michael O’Leary who says the low-cost airline is working with the internet giant to deliver a new and improved way to find the cheapest flight online. (more…)

Flying into the light

Flying into the light

It’s your best chance to witness the natural wonder – this January, climb above the clouds onboard Sweden’s brand new aerial tour of the Northern Lights.

Captivating us with its supernatural appearance, Aurora Borealis is at its brightest in a decade from now until February, due to its solar activity peaking – something which happens only every 11 years. (more…)

Biofuel used in first passenger flight

Biofuel used in first passenger flight

Passengers flew on a demonstration flight partially powered by biofuel for the first time yesterday.

The Boeing 747 operated by KLM Royal Dutch Airlines took off from Amsterdam Schipol airport carrying 40 passengers, including KLM president Peter Hartman. (more…)

Scenic route to Sydney

Scenic route to Sydney

Some travellers break up the long flight from London to Sydney with an overnight stop in Hong Kong or Singapore or Bangkok. It gives you chance to see a whole different destination – even if you don’t stay long enough to get over the jet lag. (more…)

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