Airplane

06.30.15
NASA prototypes a drone aircraft destined for Mars
06.30.15

NASA prototypes a drone aircraft destined for Mars

No, you're not looking at a very sophisticated boomerang -- that may be the first aircraft to fly...

By J. Fingas,   06.30.15
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06.23.15
NASA tests sense-and-avoid system for commercial UAVs
06.23.15

NASA tests sense-and-avoid system for commercial UAVs

NASA's testing a sense-and-avoid system that will allow fully-autonomous, commercial UAVs to opera...

By A. Tarantola,   06.23.15
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06.18.15
YouTube's multi-angle video meets Boeing's acrobatic 787 flight
06.18.15

YouTube's multi-angle video meets Boeing's acrobatic 787 flight

At the Paris Air Show earlier this week, Boeing showed off a few of its 787-9 Dreamliner's tricks,...

By M. Moon,   06.18.15
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06.16.15
ICYMI: Head-mounted Minecraft, CGI celebs, and more!
06.16.15

ICYMI: Head-mounted Minecraft, CGI celebs, and more!

It's the very first episode of In Case You Missed It, where we surface the weird and wacky news th...

By K. Davis,   06.16.15
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06.01.15
NASA tests airplane wings that shrug off insect guts
06.01.15

NASA tests airplane wings that shrug off insect guts

You may not think of insects as a problem for aircraft (Bambi Meets Godzilla comes to mind), but t...

By J. Fingas,   06.01.15
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05.15.15
FBI: Security researcher claimed to hack, control plane in flight
05.15.15

FBI: Security researcher claimed to hack, control plane in flight

Remember the security researcher who was pulled from a United flight and had his equipment taken (...

By R. Lawler,   05.15.15
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05.11.15
AeroMobil's flying car prototype crashes mid-test
05.11.15

AeroMobil's flying car prototype crashes mid-test

AeroMobil may have its work cut out for it if it's going to deliver a practical flying car within...

By J. Fingas,   05.11.15
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05.10.15
Court tosses lawsuit seeking gadget ban during takeoff and landing
05.10.15

Court tosses lawsuit seeking gadget ban during takeoff and landing

Next time you absolutely need to be on the phone while your plane's landing or taking off, make su...

By M. Moon,   05.10.15
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