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iPhone map app directs Fairbanks drivers onto airport taxiway

Chalk up another reason why you should not trust your GPS 100 percent. iPhone map app users going to Fairbanks International Airport were directed onto one of the airport’s taxiways.

That’s because the directions take you on a turn-by-turn route to Taxiway Bravo. From there, it’s a direct shot across the main runway to the terminal.

At least twice in the past three weeks, drivers from out of town who followed the directions on their iPhones not only reached airport property, but also crossed the runway and drove to the airport ramp side of the passenger terminal.

New Air New Zealand livery takes flight

Air New Zealand’s first aircraft bearing the new livery has taken flight.

The A320 aircraft has entered service on Air New Zealand’s domestic network, flying principally between Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch.

The new white livery features a black tail with the distinctive New Zealand fern in contrasting white

TripAdvisor names the top 10 destinations to view fall foliage in New England

TripAdvisor has announced the top 10 destinations to view fall foliage according to reviews and opinions from TripAdvisor users.

Methodology: Destinations were chosen according to the frequency of the terms “leaf-peeping,” “foliage,” or “autumn color” across the reviews and opinions of businesses within each destination. Each of the locations has a minimum of five accommodations.

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