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LAS has the airport amenity of the week

McCarran International Airport (LAS) has plenty going for it.

Besides being in Las Vegas.

McCarran has a liquor keep within the bag declare location. It has an aviation museum inside the terminal. It has vending machines that dispense the entirety from cupcakes and Legos, to artist-made souvenirs and – signal of the instances – hand sanitizers and masks.

McCarran International Airport additionally has approximately 1200 slot machines.

But those have been shut down for weeks along side all of the casinos in town.

But now that the city’s lockdown has been lifted, the slot machines at LAS airport are became again on.

So we will declare this our Airport Amenity of the Week!

Millionaire at Reno-Tahoe Airport and a laugh with misplaced baggage

According to these days released information from the Department of Transportation (DOT),  airways appear to be getting higher at preserving tune of checked baggage.  Plenty of luggage nevertheless move missing. And a few baggage do get stolen.  But according to the Department of Transportation’s Research and Innovative Technology Administration (RITA), in 2009 the mishandled bag price became 3.ninety one in keeping with 1,000 passengers, down from 2008’s five.26 mishandled luggage in keeping with 1,000 passengers; and the lowest rate of lost luggage in quite some time.

The numbers are going inside the right direction, however it could be because fewer humans are touring and lots of tourists are doing anything they can not to pay a checked bag fee.

But just about all people will get a large kick out of this YouTube video of Rhod Gilbert speaking approximately his bags troubles.

And whilst Mr. Gilbert may have had horrific success at the airport, on Sunday, February twenty first, Denver resident John Johnson had a few superb success at Reno-Tahoe International Airport. Johnson, his wife, and his bowling crew went to Reno for the United States Bowling Congress Open Championship and, after setting $20 in a Megabucks gadget at the airport, Johnson won $10.4 million.

Classic video games of chance at SFO International Airport


If Lady Luck is to your side, then your next aircraft ride will consist of a long layover at San Francisco International Airport (SFO).

Thanks to the San Francisco Airport Museums application, SFO continually has approximately two dozen transient and permanent exhibitions on show to keep vacationers entertained. Two of the modern-day suggests are thematically related – and especially interesting.


The colorful history of pinball is explored in Pinball: from Bagatelle to Twilight Zone, on display inside the International Terminal thru April 2010.

Games on display are from the Pacific Pinball Museum and diverse non-public collections and variety from the earliest and really basic pinball video games from the late 1800’s to the multi-participant,  feature-stuffed video games of the 1970’s and eighty’s.


Over in Terminal three, there are more games.  


For Amusement Only: Slot Machines and Other Gambling Devices of the Mechanical Age includes more than ninety slot machines, guessing banks, coin drops, poker machines and punchboards from the overdue 19th to mid 20th centuries.


These gadgets are courtesy of Joe Welch’s San Bruno American Antique Museum and are located put up-safety in Boarding Area F until May, 2010.

You can find out more approximately these and different exhibitions at San Francisco International Airport at the San Francisco Airport Museums Web website online.