When Did They Start Putting Game Consoles in Airports? At most airport gates, you see people reading, knitting, talking on their cell phones, working on their laptops, watching an overhead television newscast, or people watching. Delta/Sky West CRJ900 number N804SK at San Francisco International Airport, USA (Photo credit: Wikipedia) On a recent trip I took, people waiting at the gate for a plane were playing on game consoles. They looked just like the little mini-jukeboxes that Silver Diner has recreated at tableside. And, indeed, these were over a table between two seats. Some of the games were... (Read More ...)