Why Air Travel Disorders Could Get So Much Worse

Severe turbulence is a major cause of aviation accidents and will only get worse with climate change. Flight attendants are the main victims. Most travelers have experienced turbulence while traveling: when your plane flies through colliding air masses at very different speeds. Severe turbulence can confuse even the most experienced passenger, and five minutes feels … Read more

Summer travel faces chaos in Europe – 04/08/2022 – Market

Strikes and staff shortages are forcing European airlines to cancel thousands of flights and causing hours of queues at major airports, shattering hopes for the first hot summer after widespread Covid-related restrictions. Here is a summary of the main facts: LABOR UNRESISTANCE After cutting jobs and wages as Covid-19 halted travel, employees across the industry, … Read more

‘Unstable and chaotic’: flight attendants scream about the chaos of air travel (and four tips for traveling travelers)

Flight attendants are tired, say they have never had such long days and short nights, and are calling for a fundamental change in air travel. British flight attendant Chris Major has been in aviation for over two decades. And he has seen the industry suffer and recover from 9/11, SARS and FMD. Now Major is … Read more

Breakers: The new digital nomads want peace of mind and also travel around Portugal. Slow | distant work

Sitting on the terrace of a cafe in the center of Lisbon one of these June mornings, sales specialist Victor Soto was busy working with colleagues from Europe and America. It was the covid-19 pandemic that led the 33-year-old British-Peruvian to become a so-called “digital nomad”. ‚ÄúThis lifestyle gives me a lot of choice and … Read more