Category: flight

Canadian Flight Cancelled After Toddler Refused To Wear Face Mask
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Canadian Flight Cancelled After Toddler Refused To Wear Face Mask

A WestJet flight from Calgary to Toronto was cancelled this week after a family was ejected from the flight for refusing to make their child, a toddler, wear a face mask. Safwan Choudry and his family were removed from the flight on Tuesday after an argument broke out about whether or not the man’s 19-month-old…

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Flight from the Cities: Homebuyer Mortgages Up 28% From Last Year
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Flight from the Cities: Homebuyer Mortgages Up 28% From Last Year

Americans are rushing to buy homes outside of cities inflicted by unrest, lockdowns. and rising violence, pushing purchase mortgage applications into the 15th week of annual gains. Applications for mortgages to purchase homes were up last week 28 percent compared with a year ago, although they fell tw0-tenths of a percentage point from a week…

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Flight from the Cities: Existing Home Sales Soar Nearly 21%—A Record Shattering Monthly Jump
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Flight from the Cities: Existing Home Sales Soar Nearly 21%—A Record Shattering Monthly Jump

Existing-home sales exploded higher in June as home buyers took advantage of record-low mortgage rates and fled city centers beset with anti-police protests, riots, looting, crime, shootings, stay-at-home orders, shuttered businesses, closed schools, and a loss of amenities such as restaurants, theaters, and museums. Total existing-home sales rose 20.7 percent from May to a seasonally…

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Flight to Suburbs: Homebuilder Sentiment Soars to Pre-Pandemic Heights
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Flight to Suburbs: Homebuilder Sentiment Soars to Pre-Pandemic Heights

Homebuilder sentiment is soaring as Americans rethink their housing in the aftermath of urban looting and rioting, police defunding campaigns, surging shootings, and months of being shut inside due to the coronavirus pandemic. The National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index jumped 14 points to 72 in July, leaping over the 60 score…

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Real X-Wings took flight at Disney’s new Star Wars ride grand opening thanks to Boeing
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Real X-Wings took flight at Disney’s new Star Wars ride grand opening thanks to Boeing

Boeing might be taking the last crucial steps to prepare for its first crewed Starliner capsule spaceflight, but it’s also busy turning sci-fi into reality right here on Earth – by helping Disney build X-Wing large-scale starfighters to celebrate the opening of the ‘Rise of the Resistance’ ride at Disney World in Florida. Earlier this…

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Google Travel adds flight price notifications and a limited time flight price guarantee
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Google Travel adds flight price notifications and a limited time flight price guarantee

Google is building out its travel product with more features to convince you to use it to book flights and plan trips directly, instead of having to go anywhere else. The company is adding more sophisticated pricing features, including historical price comparison for specific itineraries – and notifications about when a price is likely to…

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