Aviation Links

Photo: Las Vegas Mural Links related to aviation (in mostly random order): Headlines American Airlines: Our New Flight Attendants Lack the Training to Provide Good Service – View from the Wing Concorde’s Last Flight – CNN A powerful new battery could give us electric planes that don’t pollute http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-08-21/plastic-waste-created-in-plane-cabin-no-easy-solution/10117576 https://www.thedailybeast.com/faa-gives-the-ok-for-airlines-to-jam-you-into-dangerously-small-coach-seats http://www.thedailybeast.com/lobbyists-and-congress-just-killed-the-best-hope-for-ending-your-airport-nightmares http://viewfromthewing.boardingarea.com/2017/04/11/real-reason-man-dragged-off-united-flight-stop-happening http://boingboing.net/2017/04/12/concussed-and-blamed.html http://www.nakedcapitalism.com/2017/04/united-passenger-removal-reporting-management-fail.html https://www.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2017/04/united-video-scandal-law/522552/ …

Carbon Footprint

Photo Carbon Footprint = the amount of carbon dioxide and other carbon compounds emitted due to the consumption of fossil fuels by a particular person, group, etc. Translating: What is the carbon footprint of global tourism? (double check translations!) Spanish: ¿Cuál es la huella de carbono del turismo global? French: Quelle est l’empreinte carbone du …

Las Vegas Hosts #RoutesAmericas

Twitter Moment⚡️ “#Routesamericas” #Routesamericas Key Links Hashtag: #RoutesAmericas http://www.routesonline.com/events/183/routes-americas-2017 http://www.routesonline.com/news/29/breaking-news/271395/live-blog-routes-americas-2017 https://www.youtube.com/user/routesonline1 https://www.facebook.com/RoutesonlineUBM https://twitter.com/routesonline Live blog – Routes Americas 2017 Viva Las Vegas – Routes Americas lands in Las Vegas Vantage’s Jeremy Pennington outlines trends, growth and regulation for Americas PRESS RELEASE: Las Vegas seeks new flights with Routes Americas   Routes Americas 2017 – the hot …

Aviation Buzzword Bingo

Updating our game of Aviation Buzzword Bingo Vocabulary airplane – airport – airside – air traffic control – ancillary_revenue – ashcloud – aviation – blackbox – boarding pass – cockpit – delay – departure – destination – early boarding – emissions – final call – flight – frequent flyer – gate – icao – jet …

#ICAO39

Hashtags International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) held its 39th assembly in Montreal Key Links https://www.icao.int/meetings/a39/Pages/default.aspx https://www.icao.int/Meetings/a39/Pages/agenda.aspx Hashtag: #ICAO39 Headlines https://aviationbenefits.org/newswire/2016/10/historic-aviation-climate-agreement-reached-at-icao Global aviation climate measure an uncertain first step Embedded Tweets Overnight talks offer chance for progress toward climate deal at #ICAOA39, read our statement: https://t.co/ynv07EyWyG @icao pic.twitter.com/QsaGsH5AI5 — FlightPath1.5 (@FlightPath1pt5) September 29, 2016 #aviation emits more …