Monthly Archives: February 2017

A Truly Great Plane: The Boeing 747

Two hundred and sixty-four daysโ€ฆ it sounds like a long time, but I know it will come quickly. Just about eight months from now Iโ€™ll be soaring through the clouds aboard the Queen of the Skies: a Boeing 747. While it may not sound incredibly exciting to some, it will be truly monumental for me, […]

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Where Luxury Lacks, Savings Abound with “Basic Economy” Fares; United to Test Low-Cost Option at MSP

Note: This was originally published on the Aviation Queen blog, where I was fortunate enough to post as a guest contributor thanks to the immense kindness of Benรฉt Wilson. As one of three major U.S. airlines committed to offering travelers low-cost tickets with fewer amenities, United will soon test its basic economy fares in Minneapolis. […]

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