Pilots report more than 900 laser contacts in 2008

. BY Martin Finucane, Globe Staff PUBLISHED BY: Boston.com Pilots flying over Massachusetts reported seeing laser beams flashed in their direction eight times during 2008, with the rays hitting everything from commercial airliners landing at Logan International...

Flight attendant unsure of return

. BY: TRADE MARKETING Sep 29, 2009 (The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review – McClatchy-Tribune Information Services via COMTEX)   — A Beaver County flight attendant aboard US Airways Flight 1549 hasn’t returned to work or made any plans to. Doreen Welsh of...

Airline’s breastfeeding bungle

. AUTHOR: JULIA MEDEW PUBLISHED BY: The Age A MELBOURNE mother says she was left in tears after a Tiger Airways flight attendant repeatedly asked her to hide her breastfeeding baby from other passengers on a flight earlier this month. Kathryn Ward said she was feeding...