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The Plane Highway in the Sky

The Plane Highway in the Sky

If you’ve ever looked at a flight tracker sometime around 10 or 11 pm eastern, you might have noticed something—perfect lines of planes stretching all the way to Europe. These are just some of the over 2,000 daily flights that… Continue Reading

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The US Government Program That Pays For Your Flights

This video was made possible by Curiosity Stream. When you sign up at the link in the description you’ll also get access to Nebula—the streaming video platform that Wendover is a part of. A quite reasonable question would be why… Continue Reading

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Air Force Historical Research Agency

Air Force Historical Research Agency

– When you’re in the midst of making history you don’t care about it. The big flaw in all of this is that we don’t know what people will want 20, 30 years from now. What is unimportant to current… Continue Reading

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The US Government’s Airline for Prisoners

The US Government’s Airline for Prisoners

This video was made possible by Audible. For Amazon Prime Members, get three months for the cost of one by signing up at audible.com/HAI. The United States, as one of the world leaders in social welfare innovation, has made great… Continue Reading

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The US Government’s Secret Airline

The US Government’s Secret Airline

This video was made possible by Audible. Get a free audiobook from audible exclusively by going to audible.com/HAI. If you’re a normal person this is a super-interesting episode about a secret airline that brings secret people to secret places within… Continue Reading

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TSR.2 – The Plane Shot Down by its Own Government

Its said that modern aircraft have four dimensions, span, length, height and politics. the TSR-2 was a world-beating jet bomber which got the first three right but ultimately fell foul of a last one. In 1957 British aviation was flying… Continue Reading

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AIR CANADA’S “PRIVATE JET?” Flying an Empty A330 from Toronto to Montreal

AIR CANADA’S “PRIVATE JET?” Flying an Empty A330 from Toronto to Montreal

Good evening all, my name is Alex, and today’s trip report will be.. An interesting one. I’m flying from Toronto, Ontario, to Montreal, Quebec, on Air Canada’s Airbus A330-300, in Business Class! I originally booked this flight to try out… Continue Reading

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‘It’s screwed’: Michael O’Leary’s forecast for package holiday market

‘It’s screwed’: Michael O’Leary’s forecast for package holiday market

The package market I think is screwed, it’s over. Firstly, I think the tour operator model is dead, you know, in much the same way as the travel agency model is dead. Nobody under the age of 40 goes on… Continue Reading