Tag archives for Airplane

Plane Etiquette 101

Flying can feel like torture. Flash points include seat territory disputes, scuffles over luggage space, and arguments about unruly kids.

Here’s how to short-circuit five common midair melees…

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Are “Lap Children” Safe on Planes?

For our upcoming January/February 2010 issue, we’re preparing tips on how to survive a plane crash. Don’t despair! The story’s not as morbid as it seems as your chance of being in a plane crash is about the same as giving birth to identical quadruplets! (1 in over 11 million). Fact-checking the story got me…