Aborted Plane Landing

It’s enough to put you off flying for life: [[via Flight Global]](http://www.flightglobal.com/articles/2008/03/02/221942/video-lufthansa-a320-escapes-after-wing-tip-strike-in-hamburg-storm.html)…

Thought of the Day

“Every time I make a mistake, I’ll be able to think – mmm… at least I didn’t write off an A340-600.” So says Paulo, commenting on this post by Flightblogger (of whom, more will be written shortly). It’s…

Travel Sickness

I should be in France right now. I really should. I should have taken off from London Stanstead yesterday afternoon and landed in Poitiers an hour or so later. Thanks to terrorism, a somewhat extreme reaction from the security forces…