Getting There

Here is a list of articles about flying into and out of EWR. Some take a direct and newsy point of view while others approach it more from a quirky vantage point.

Flight times. Real flight times, that is. Fivethirtyeight.com a calculus-related polling site, figured out that the times issued by the federal government indicating early and late arrivals by major airlines was stacked because the airlines themselves sometimes added cushion time to the schedule. Thus, you think you’re arriving on time, but other airlines might be beating you. fivethirtyeight.com issued this annotated chart that evens the playing field and informs readers which airlines are, in fact, the fastest into — or out of — the gate.