When the passenger complained, the flight attendant handed him wipes to clean it.
A child suffered burns to his leg after a flight attendant spilled boiling water on him.
The pilot had just started the descent when a man at the emergency exit tried to open the door.
Large diesel spill on Wairarapa side of SH2 was causing a traffic hazard.
Fog restrictions lifted after disrupting flights and morning commute for motorists.
Fierce winds are disrupting flights in Wellington but one pilot was determined to get through.
A luxury cruise liner went dark for 10 days as passengers were told to prepare for an attack.
A Tauranga backpackers fed up with disrespectful Kiwi guests is charging a "bad-behaviour bond".
REVIEW: As with the first two Trips, this is essentially a vehicle for showcasing mouthwatering plates of food, gorgeous countryside and the vocal artistry of our two heroes.
Flights were halted this morning after a light aircraft crashed on take-off.
Staff checked his boarding pass, but somehow he ended up in Las Vegas, not London.
Truck wedged at notorious SH1 intersection heading south to Wellington.
A drunk American tourist was punched as he gave the Nazi salute in downtown Dresden, Germany.
A typically hour-long Jetstar flight from Christchurch to Wellington took up most of Saturday.
Two people trapped in the wreckage of the light plane have been freed.
Saudi Arabia's national carrier has set off a social media storm after introducing a strict new passenger dress code.
2600-passenger cruise ship pulls into Alaskan port to find a sad surprise on its bow.
PM Bill English was one of hundreds of passengers caught out by heavy fog blanketing Christchurch Airport.
United had 9 of the 26 deaths of animals reported last year during air transport, more than any other airline.
A dream photography trip to New Zealand has turned into a nightmare for two young German tourists.
A boiling brew of meteorological, atmospheric and geological factors causes turbulence. But it's really not so bad.
Louise Kennedy's native language is English, but she can't convince a machine.
With hoards of selfie-seekers arriving, these stunning but fragile places are "ticking time bombs".
A battery lodged between a seat caused a fire that left flight attendants scrambling.
Note to restaurant owners, a plate of tomatoes does not qualify as a vegan meal.
It started as a few seconds of shaking and normal turbulence. Then came the "lurch".
Spiti is dotted with stupas and centuries-old monasteries, but climate change is taking its toll on this Himalayan valley.
Chinese government's concern over embarrassing behaviour by tourists not helped as two are arrested for Nazi salutes in Berlin.
American Airlines flight from Greece to the US hit trouble just before landing.
Travellers are being warned off an outfit making cold calls, offering discount vouchers for overseas holidays.