News and notes from around the interweb:
- Alcohol and travel
- 500 free Etihad Guest points just for joining
- If you engage in throwaway ticketing you might be a terrorist.
Abdirahman Sheik Mohamud, an American citizen since February 2014, is accused of providing support to Jabhat al-Nusrah, an al-Qaida affailate in Syria.
According to a news release from the U.S. Department of Justice, Mohamud, 23 obtained a passport, bought a one-way ticket to Greece and left in April 2014. However, he did not get on his connecting flight to Athens during a layover in Istanbul, Turkey.
- Hillary Clinton flew a United one-cabin regional jet to Newark. She was, however, met on the tarmac in Newark by a town car and police escort.
- Emirates signs $9.2 billion deal for A380 engines – the biggest-ever deal for Rolls Royce. Does Europe really want to limit Emirates’ flying, as US airlines do?