Executive Travel Magazine

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May/June 2011

A Passion for Flying

Much of the travel experience is centered on the flight, so Executive Travel couldn’t resist devoting an issue to aviation.

Learn how aircraft manufacturers and airlines are taking passengers’ input into account when designing planes.

Get inside the heads of FlyerTalkers—the mileage junkies who’ll do just about anything to secure elite status.

Find out what’s designed into your flight to make it safer.

The more you know, the more you’ll experience a passion for flying.

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These companies are this year's shining stars in the travel industry, according to Executive Travel readers.
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Manufacturers rely on travelers' opinions and feelings in designing new aircraft.
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Your airplane ride may be the safest part of your day.
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FlyerTalkers use strategies from the brilliant to the insane to accumulate frequent-flier miles.
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Using private jets for business is making a quiet comeback.
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Soaring in glider planes is among the most exhilarating way to take to the skies.
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Madrid is in growth mode and remains a business magnet.
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A CEO who finds Dallas to be diverse and stimulating.
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Tips for reaching 1 million frequent-flier miles.
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Why pilots napping in the cockpit may be a good thing.
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How to develop your executive presence through charisma.
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If you must use email to sell, here's how to do it effectively.
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Using incentive travel to motivate employees is making a comeback, but with a few twists.
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Freshen up your executive wardrobe with these spring styles.
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These fine-dining restaurants are the best of the best for business entertaining.
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The iPad has launched a league of followers; here are the best tablets for business travelers.
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Our picks for the best phone and tablet apps for the business traveler.
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Use this handy guide when betting at the racetrack.
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Design key for new hotels.
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Airlines adopt new designs for seats, but not much legroom is added.
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These financial products are based on airline stocks.
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A new international terminal is under construction at Atlanta Hartsfield, and Southwest is integrating AirTran.
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The German airline is testing vegetable fuels in regular service.
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Airline puts in-flight magazine and others in seatback entertainment system.
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New bag splits in three for versatile stowing.
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