Midday at Amsterdam’s Schipol Airport, one of Europe’s and the world’s busiest – passengers line up at departure gate G53 to board the mid-day 12-13 hour non-cease Malaysia Airlines flight to Kuala Lumpur, with a lot of them booked on onward connections out of Kuala Lumpur International Airport. The flight, designated as #MH17 is operated by a Boeing 777 Series jetliner is likely one of the airline’s key European routes which it has operated since (freakishly) precisely 17 years in the past i.e. the first flight designated as MH17 operated on 17 July 1997.
The closing factor that has resulted in growing air travel is the web. With the flexibility to e-book flights from home in ten minutes flights have unsurprisingly increased dramatically. Business people can book flights and catch them on the same day and ‘impulse holidays’ have sprung up, on gives too good to withstand. Internet booking now … Read more