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Delta to Offer Free Main Cabin Meals in 12 Markets

By Patrick Clarke   After months of consideration, Delta Air Lines announced Thursday that it will offer free meals to all passengers on a handful of transcontinental routes beginning next month. Beginning March 1, the Atlanta-based carrier will serve complimentary meals in the main cabin on flights between New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) as well as … Continue reading Delta to Offer Free Main Cabin Meals in 12 Markets

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Destinations: San Domino // Penile Colony

  He was a Fascist, despotic, sponsored state terrorism, dragged Italy into an alliance with Hitler, threw Italy into WWII, and lots and lots of other Things You Don’t Do As A Leader. And thanks to Benito Mussolini, the world saw its first gay island community.   Kinda.   Let me explain. Mussolini was NOT a PFLAG poster-boy. Homosexuality was a state crime. But instead … Continue reading Destinations: San Domino // Penile Colony

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Delta Flight Attendant Receives Kidney from Complete Stranger

By Patrick Clarke   A Delta Air Lines flight attendant is planning to return to the sky this spring thanks to the selflessness of a complete stranger. Fox 5 Atlanta reported Oscar David Serrano was battling Stage 5 kidney disease and struggling to find a willing organ donor that would be a match when Kimberly Menders reached out to him back in early September. “The … Continue reading Delta Flight Attendant Receives Kidney from Complete Stranger

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Flight Delays, Cancellations Expected Due to Winter Storm Niko

By Donald Wood Stay safe, Steele Travelers! For travelers along the East Coast, Winter Storm Niko is expected to bring heavy snow and travel headaches along the Interstate 95 Northeast corridor which began Wednesday night and carrying through Thursday. According to Weather.com, meteorologists are expecting some areas in the Northeast to see six inches of snow or more in a short time period, and flight … Continue reading Flight Delays, Cancellations Expected Due to Winter Storm Niko

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Big 3 US Airlines Get Sit-Down With Trump

By Rich Thomaselli   For more than two years now, the big three U.S.-based airlines have accused their three chief rivals from the Middle East of being subsidized by their respective governments, running afoul of Open Skies Agreements and tilting the international travel marketplace. Finally, the chief executive officers of American, Delta and United airlines will get the chance to plead their case directly to … Continue reading Big 3 US Airlines Get Sit-Down With Trump

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Flight Attendant Rescues Human Trafficking Victim

By Patrick Clarke   Flight attendants have many responsibilities, but perhaps none more pressing than keeping their eyes open for potential victims of human trafficking. According to WTSP, Alaska Airlines flight attendant Shelia Frederick went the extra mile on a 2011 flight from Seattle to San Francisco when she put her training to use to rescue a teenage girl from human trafficking. “Something in the … Continue reading Flight Attendant Rescues Human Trafficking Victim

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Destinations: Sweden // Ice Palace

  Trust me: when I say this place is hot, there is a LOT of irony to the statement.   No, this is not a particularly big igloo, it’s a bona fide hotel made out of ice. Located in the hamlet of Jukkasjärvi, 125 miles above of the Arctic Circle in very-northern Sweden, the Icehotel is one of winter’s trendiest getaways. Whole rooms and suites … Continue reading Destinations: Sweden // Ice Palace