Monthly Archives: August 2013

Brazil vs Canada…Embraer Not Football

  Soccer, known as football throughout much of the world is the most popular sport on the planet and two of the top competitive nations are Brazil and Canada.  However, in recent years, Brazil vs Canada has taken on a different tone.  Embraer,... READ MORE

Latest on UPS Cargo Crash Near Birmingham

  A few weeks ago, an A-300 UPS cargo plane crashed on approach at Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport in Brimingham, Alabama.  At the time, speculation by FoxNews suggested the aircraft may have had a similar problem which a UPS Boeing 474-400 heading to Dubai may have experience--namely, lithium-ion... READ MORE

AA and US Airways Merger Stalls Amid Government Opposition

  Back in February 2013, I reported on the concern that frequent flyers had for the proposed merger of American Airlines and US Airways.  At the time, there was every indication that the Federal Government was going to rubber stamp the move.  In addition, at the time there was every... READ MORE

Update on UPS Cargo Plane Crash

  In a strange turn, the UPS cargo plane which crashed on approach to Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport was found to have been on auto-pilot up until the moment of the crash.  The cargo plane crash, which killed both pilots, occurred as the plane made... READ MORE

Birmingham Cargo Plane Crash: Is Lithium to Blame?

  Several hours ago, a UPS cargo plane bound for Birmingham, Alabama crashed prior to reaching its destination.  The crash, which killed both pilots, has spread debris throughout the countryside.  As reported by FoxNews, some are already speculating about the cause of the crash.  This... READ MORE

Top 10 Reasons to Choose Charter Flight

[caption id="" align="alignright" width="250"] English: A TSA officer screens a piece of luggage. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)[/caption] Top 10 lists abound, so here at Charter Flight Group, we thought we'd get in on the action.  With so many choices in air... READ MORE