… At some point in time, in a nondescript conference room, in the office of some startup airline that has since failed, some bright-eyed summer intern must have raised his or her hand and innocently suggested, “Why don’t we serve liquor on flights?” And that person deserves a statue in every airport terminal across the world, as a mark of respect and appreciation. Because that is like the most awesome idea that the airline industry has come up with, since the days of Kitty Hawk….

Excerpted from the chapter, Loos, Booze and the Food You Choose. Aisle Be Damned. Rest assured, your flying experience will never be the same again!