Interesting aviation blog stories today

As we wind down the year, and gear up for the festive season, I thank all the readers of Bangalore Aviation for their support and patronage. I wish you and each of your near and dear ones, a most joyous holiday, and may 2009 be bountiful, profitable, and successful.

Some interesting stories that I came across today.

  • Business Traveller has an aviation overview of the year 2008 here.
  • The New York Times, on how passengers are coping with the airline bag fees here.
  • Travel Biz Monitor on governments’ revision of airport modernisation policy here.
  • Joe Sharkey’s tongue-in-cheek view on Emirates polar flights here.
  • ABC’s report on the impact of winter weather all over the US here.
  • ISRO’s response to Google Earth, Bhuvan, to be launch March 2009 here.
  • IATA’s report on premium air traffic diving down 6.9% here.
  • Reuters’ report on voluntary flight reduction efforts at La Guardia airport here.

I hope you enjoy reading. Please remember, comments and constructive feedback are always welcome.

About Devesh Agarwal

A electronics and automotive product management, marketing and branding expert, he was awarded a silver medal at the Lockheed Martin innovation competition 2010. He is ranked 6th on Mashable's list of aviation pros on Twitter and in addition to Bangalore Aviation, he has contributed to leading publications like Aviation Week, Conde Nast Traveller India, The Economic Times, and The Mint (a Wall Street Journal content partner). He remains a frequent flier and shares the good, the bad, and the ugly about the Indian aviation industry without fear or favour.

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