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Never yell “Woohoo! Vegas!” before you board an Allegiant flight

It was supposed to be a special birthday celebration for Samantha O’Rourke and ten of her closest friends. They were flying from Appleton, Wisc., to Las Vegas on Allegiant Air. But it ended up being anything but special.

The dinging didn’t stop until we landed in Venice

The first-class seats on US Airways flight 714 from Philadelphia to Venice on Sept. 18 looked like ordinary first class seats. They felt like ordinary first class seats. But they were anything but ordinary.

“You should all die”

Bad flight stories are a dime a dozen, but every now and then, I get one that rises above the others. Like Michelle Vazul's.

XL passengers invade my economy class seat — and airlines let them

When Elisabeth Haas took her window seat on an American Airlines flight from Orlando to Dallas earlier this year, she discovered a problem – a very big problem.

Ridiculous or not? When flight attendants attack

Maybe I should take more road trips.

What a great idea! Honor your crew — wear a tie when you fly

Yesterday's rant about rude passengers in my MSNBC column drew a suggestion from a reader that I wanted to share with you. It came from James Phillippe, who, like many of us, is tired of air travelers who misbehave.

JetBlue flight attendant who bailed after passenger confrontation: “Your carry on drama ain’t worth that to me”

I've been following the coverage of Steven Slater, the JetBlue flight attendant who bailed out of a parked aircraft after a profanity-laced confrontation with a passenger about his luggage, with some interest.