seat 16b(aby)

The baby is the longtime dreaded seat partner on an aircraft, with the growing exception of the massively obese person who hasn’t given themselves the courtesy of purchasing the seat block that their body necessitates. However, the unfortunate overweight partner can often justify a move to another seat, on the theory that a) you cannot […]


Boeing’s 787 NightTerrorliner

I am one of many who, no doubt, have been affected by the worldwide grounding of Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner.  I fully understand the decision and, no sarcasm intended, appreciate the airlines’ decisions to “postpone” the inauguration of certain routes relying solely on these aircraft.  But, like everything else in this world, the devil is in […]


Au revoir

When the going gets tough, the tough get going so I’m going to Amsterdam. Someone told me once that I travel all the time as a way of running away from my problems. I wouldn’t necessarily say that’s true, it’s more like expanding my horizons to make new ones. And let’s get real, when you’re […]