Abu Dhabi Airport's sleeping pods let you tune out from the world for a few hours.
Andrew Choy took this night shot of San Francisco International Airport from a Cessna back in 2005. Gorgeous, right? It was even a finalist for the 2006 Wikimedia Commons Picture of the Year. With all that hectic holiday travel underway, it's nice to see such beautiful shot of one of the busiest airports in the United States.
Keeping airport runways clear of birds is a major safety issue, so most runways in places with lots of avian activity have systems like sirens and recorded gunshots to try and scare the creatures away. This Korean laser-equipped robot vehicle looks far more effective, and would probably scare the crap out of most humans it encountered.
Never flown into Knuffingen Airport in Hamburg, Germany? Me either, but I guarantee you you'll want to after watching this video of the world's largest miniature airport in action. This $5 million model doesn't just sit there looking pretty, its airplanes, trucks and cars move.
You know, so many people just love flying so much that they don't want to get off the plane when they land. The cramped space! The rude people! The dry air! The terrible food! So it only makes sense that...