When was the last time you traveled by plane? As little as three percent of the global population flew in 2017, and at most, only about 18 percent have ever done so. But things are changing. According to International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) estimates, there were 3.7 … [Read more...] about To fly or not to fly? The environmental cost of air travel
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AIR travellers will be able to fly non-stop from London to Sydney within the next five years.Australia’s national airline Qantas has revealed plans for the world’s longest non-stop commercial flight. But how much will tickets cost, when do they go on sale and where … [Read more...] about How can I fly from the UK to Australia non-stop? Prices, dates and times for new Qantas flights
The environmental spokesman for the Green Party, Winfried Hermann, called the rock-bottom prices of the low-cost airlines a “scandal” for the environment, since they have drawn passengers from less polluting modes of transportation to airplanes. He is in favor of … [Read more...] about Putting the Brakes on Budget Airlines?
"Our ranking is directed at all fliers, including private travelers as well as businesspeople," said Atmosfair's head Dietrich Brockhagen. The intent of the service is to allow travelers to zero in on airlines that damage the environment as little as possible. This is the third … [Read more...] about Airlines ranked by climate friendliness
The Germans are known for being very punctual but this does not guarantee that planes and trains are always on time. So here are some tips to reclaim your due if you face delays. Flight delay compensation If you land at your destination airport more than three hours late - for … [Read more...] about Passengers’ rights – what you should know