Here’s a startling statistic: nearly half the people who died in commerical airline crashes last year were on board Russian carriers, the Associated Press reports.
Thinking about a glamorous career in the airline industry? Good luck. I just ran across an article describing how desperately lousy the pay is for beginning airline pilots. And flight attendants? Not looking too good there, either.
The extended-stay hotels that serve road-warrior business travelers during the week can be a great deal for leisure travelers on weekends.