Air Travel

As early as 1913, small service aircraft have been used to transport passengers by air. Since then, passenger transportation in the commercial airline industry has grown and flourished. Today, a massive industry has grown around this service and air travel is now commonplace. Your questions about the history and growth of air travel, as well as about air travel today, should be asked here.

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When does the time begin for pm?

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PM begins at 12 (noon) 12 noon
Asked by Carlo Kiehn in Air Travel, History of Aviation

How long is the shortest commercial flight?

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The UK airline Loganair has a flight that goes from the island of Westray to the island of Papa Westray in the Northern Isles of Scotland. It covers about 1.7 miles and lasts around a minute on average. If there is a strong headwind, the flight can take closer to two-and-a-half minutes; with a tailwind, it’s been completed in 53 seconds.
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How long does it take to get to sunshine coast from Melbourne?

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The Sunshine Coast is just north of Brisbane, Australia. A flight between Melbourne and the Sunshine Coast takes about 2 hours and 18 minutes. Driving there would take about 19 hours.
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What should you wear to take a passport photo?

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when taking photos you just need to wear ordinary street clothes. Look your usual self taking note to let the photo reveal all your features especially those in your face that distinguish you.
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What are the aims and objectives of uftaa?

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Aims and objectives of uftaa
Asked by Keely Schneider in Head, Ears, and Nose, Air Travel

Why do your ears pop when you're on an airplane (and how can you stop it)?

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Your ears pop because of the difference in pressure between the air inside your ear and the air outside. As you get higher up, the air is less dense, meaning there’s less air pressure pushing on your eardrum from the outside and more pressure on it from the inside. The ear regulates its internal pressure through structures called the eustachian tubes, and when these tubes open and allow outside air into the ear, we experience that as a pop. With that in mind, you don’t want to stop your ears from popping; rather, you want to encourage it. Tricks to avoid uncomfortable pressure on your eardrum include anything that encourages frequent swallowing, like chewing gum. Yawning also helps. Or, you could try something called the Valsalva maneuver, which entails holding your nose shut, closing your mouth, and gently blowing, as if you were blowing your nose.
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What is the cost of an airline ticket from Orlando to Dallas?

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The cost of a round way airline ticket from Orlando to Dallas cost around $270 for an economy class ticket. First class tickets cost around $590 and up. One way economy class tickets cost close to $190.
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Where can I get the cheapest flight to Europe for my grandparents?

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Online search engines for airfare are the best way to go in finding airfare rates. Some of them include expedia.com, cheapflights.com and priceline.com
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Securing Good Airfare Deals?

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Airline companies will charge varying rates for flight tickets. Various factors come in to play when selecting which airline company to use. Airfare is one of the major considerations that people put in their mind when making travel arrangements. It is advisable to always make comparisons before selecting the particular airline company to use. Cheap airfare rates are also available on the web. With the help of professionals, it is becomes easier to get an affordable airfare rate for your travel.
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Shop online Midweek to Find the Cheapest Airfare?

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Airfare changes everyday and cheap airfare can be hard to find. Consumers often have difficulty finding a cheap advertised airfare because the seats often disappear within a matter of hours. When airlines advertise a sale, as little as 10% of route's seats may qualify for that sale. Thus, sale fares can be gone within a matter of hours. To find the cheapest fares, peruse airline and travel websites on Tuesdays and Wednesdays. Airlines update fares three times each weekday and one time on weekends. Avoid purchasing on weekends as Saturday and Sunday tend to have the highest fares.
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What to Pack in a Carry on Suitcase?

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Always pack your essentials in your carry on suitcase. Think about what you'd hate to do without on your vacation and put that in your carry on suitcase. If you're taking a purse, instead of using it for your second piece of carry on, pack a small purse in the carry on and use a small piece of luggage such as a makeup case or duffel bag for your second carry on.
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Best Days for Cheap Airfare?

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If you want to make the most of your trip, and spend as little as possible on airfare, consider traveling on weekdays instead of weekends. Most travelers for pleasure want to spend their weekend traveling, and so will depart and arrive on Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays. In order to obtain cheap airfare, leave on a Tuesday or Wednesday, which are generally the cheapest days of the week to fly. Simply switching the days around can save you money on your airfare costs.
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Where should I look for cheap plane tickets to Florida?

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If you are interested in a round trip flight to Florida, you can find tickets online at any trip planing sight, like Delta Airways. Then you can book a ticket.
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What is the price of airline tickets to Brazil?

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The price of airline tickets to Brazil depends on a few factors 1) What season are you flying in? 2) Where are you flying from? 3) Where Brazilian city are you flying from? The price is around $2800 for a one way ticket. It depends on the air carrier and the number of stops the plane makes. For example for a single stop, the price is from $5000+. However for two stops the price comes down to $2400. The round trip begins from $3400 and goes all the way up to $7000, depending on the class and date of travel.
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Is there a central location where I can find the lowest cheap air fares?

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Kayak.com is a great source for finding the lowest fares at any given time. Some travel sites, like Orbitz, tack on a small fee, while Kayak does not do that. They are also excellent at keeping up with last-minute changes in fares. Airfare Watchdog is also a great site that updates daily with the day's lowest fares. Those are central locations, but keep in mind that sometimes the best way to find low fares is to sign up for the individual airlines' email lists. I reccomend using a travel site such as Expedia or Travelocity. By gong to one of these sites, it will show you the best fares for multiple airlines at once.
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My family and I will be traveling a lot this holiday season. Where can I get cheap air fare?

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You can find the cheapest airfare for the particular flight you want to take by doing some comparison shopping to see which company can get you the cheapest rate. Some great places to try would be expedia.com, kayak.com, cheapoair.com and orbitz.com.
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Who has the best airfare deals?

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www.farecompare.com is very good as you can see your options. Priceline can get you a good deal but you need to commit to buy to get their price and not compare which is cheapest. Sometimes you can find a cheaper rate if you can be flexible on the date.
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How do you get discount on flight booking?

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One of the easiest way to get discount on flight booking is booked your flight ticket online. By doing online booking you have lot of flight booking coupon and offers. Various airline company like SpiceJet, indigo, airIndia etc offer many deal on their own website or you can grab the offers from other website like grabon, zoutons, couponduniya etc.
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What are the names of airports in Utah?

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Provo Municipal Airport Salt Lake City International Airport St.George Regional Airport Wendover Airport Cedar City Regional Airport Canyonlands Field Ogeden-Hinckley Airport South Valley Regional Airport Blanding Municipal Airport Bryce Canyon Airport Green River Municipal Airport Brigham City Airport Duchesne Airport Escalante Municpal Airport Cal Black Memorial Airport General Dick Stout Field Heber City Municipal Airport Hanksville Airport Logan-Cache Airport Wayne Wonderland Airport Kanab Municipal Airport Manti-Ephriam Airport Milford Municipal Airport Nephi Municipal Airport Monticello Airport Panguitch Municipal Airport Parowan Airport Carbon County Regional Airport Richfield Municipal Airport Roosevelt Municipal Airport Spanish Fork-Springville Airport Tooele Valley Airport