Over the last twenty years or so, I have been a frequent business traveler usually taking an average of three domestic flights a week, I sell auto parts for a major aftermarket manufacturer in Virginia and do a lot of business in Ohio and Pennsylvania. Whenever possible I like to avoid airports as much as possible but when I must be there at a particular time, I must fly. Flying is extremely expensive when you are at the mercy of the airlines Sometimes I search for cheap tickets online and sometimes I search for them on the phone. The problem with buying cheap tickets the old fashioned way is that most airlines offer double miles for online ticket purchases. Also many airlines charge a higher price for airfares purchased with an agent on the phone. As much as I hate to admit it, technology is winning and I like most ...read more
A Boeing 737 cockpit view of the approach and landing into the Tegucigalpa airport located in Honduras. Tegucigalpa (TGU) is considered by many to be one of the world's most dangerous airports due to; the steep approach required; elevation; short, sloping runway and high terrain in very close proximity.