Gender Binary in Air Travel

Gender Binary in Air Travel Currently when flying, at least in the United States, you must notify the airline if you are male or female. However, a change in regulation by Airlines for America has stated that as of June 1, 2019, airlines can now offer the options of “unspecified” and “undisclosed”.  Airlines for America … Read more

First Impressions of Paine Field (PAE)

First Impressions of Paine Field (PAE) The Seattle metro area has 3.5 million people and up until recently, only one commercial airport.  Paine Field (PAE), also known as Snohomish County Airport, has been primarily used by Boeing.  Their huge Everett factory sits adjacent to the airport.  Plans for passenger service began to materialize two years … Read more

2018 Year In Miles

2018 Year In Miles Another year of travel is now in the books.  2017 was my most traveled year yet.  This year I cut back on my travel — I was in school and had to cut back my work hours which meant less disposable income and time for travel.  I was only able to … Read more

51st&Green – Dublin Preclearance Lounge

Dublin Preclearance Lounge

The Dublin Preclearance Lounge The Dublin Preclearance Lounge, officially known as 51st&Green (a play on the concept of Ireland as the 51st state of the USA) just opened a few weeks ago.  I visited this past weekend prior to my terrible flight on American Airlines.  Overall it is quite an impressive lounge with the best views … Read more