We’re suckers for pretty aircraft and beautifully lit photography—like this shot of a Utah Air National Guard KC-135R Stratotanker as it casts its reflection on a recently watered flight line at sunset. Read More >>
Attention and praise are quite rightly going to be heaped on pilot André Borschberg, but behind the scenes Solar Impulse is also the work of a giant logistical operation that would put a space mission to shame.
Another day, another promise that flying cars are just over the horizon. It’s like that movie Groundhog Day except Bill Murray’s character wakes up once every six months and forgot the last batch of flying car promises.
Following the death of airline pilot Richard Westgate, at least 17 former and serving cabin crew are seeking legal action against various British airlines for ill health they allege was caused by pollutants in cabin air.
A commercial airliner with multiple engines can limp to a runway if one of them fails. But a small plane, driven by just a single propeller, is in more serious trouble when its engine stops. So researchers have created a tiny electric backup.