Weekend what we’re watching: Keeping airports open during winter, defining business class, possible pilot shortages
We look at how Scandinavian airports manage to keep their airports open even with days of non-stop snow. We have an explanation of what defines business class and discover that it is not too easy a class to define. And, USA Today takes a look at the possible pilot shortage new rules and low pay may be creating.
What we’re reading: AMR’s $30M townhouse, Thai ladyboy flight attendants, Top 10 Las Vegas buffets, heavy business class seats
Of all the frequent flier awards, for many travelers upgrades are the most prized, especially for international travel. With good reason — ten hours or more in coach is generally something to be endured. The same time in business class can be a mini-vacation.