Adam Air – Still Looking

Adam Air – Still Looking

Remember that Adam Air plane crash in Indonesia last week? Well despite one false report, they unbelievably still haven’t found the plane’s remains yet. I can’t imagine that happening in the US or Europe today, but Indonesia is a whole different story.

There’s a report now that an Indonesian naval
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Bye Bye Blogspot

Bye Bye Blogspot

I use Blogger to publish and host my blog, so that’s why the URL has been http://crankyflier.blogspot.com until now. Fortunately, Blogger has just introduced a change which means I can use my own URL instead. So, from now on, you’ll find The Cranky Flier at:

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United Mercifully Axes Cruises

United Mercifully Axes Cruises

uacruiseI believe congratulations are due to United for finally putting United Cruises out of its misery.

Anyone with a Mileage Plus account who receives email communication has seen the countless United Cruise email promotions flooding your inbox on a weekly basis. It always amazed me that these emails were allowed
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Worst Airline in the World 2006

Worst Airline in the World 2006

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I must admit that I’m a big fan of Countdown with Keith Olbermann. So, I’ve decided to take a page from his playbook for my final post of 2006. Without any further delay, I present this year’s Worst Airline in the World.


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Airlines We Lost in 2006

Airlines We Lost in 2006

As in most years, there were a whole slew of airlines that went under in 2006. There were large ones and small ones, old ones and new ones. Some of them were well known while others were gone before you even knew they existed. While many if not all of … Read the post

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