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06.04.15
Lufthansa will charge you extra for booking flights on other websites
06.04.15

Lufthansa will charge you extra for booking flights on other websites

Be careful when choosing a website to book that upcoming trip to Munich... you may end up paying m...

By J. Fingas,   06.04.15
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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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05.30.15
Solar Impulse begins its sun-powered flight across the Pacific (update: bad weather)
05.30.15

Solar Impulse begins its sun-powered flight across the Pacific (update: bad weather)

Solar Impulse has already shown the potential for sun-based aviation in its attempt to fly around...

By J. Fingas,   05.30.15
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05.04.15
Court tosses United Airlines lawsuit over a cheap ticket website
05.04.15

Court tosses United Airlines lawsuit over a cheap ticket website

United Airlines can't sue Skiplagged for exposing a loophole in ticket prices... at least, for now...

By J. Fingas,   05.04.15
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04.28.15
American Airlines flights delayed because of iPad app glitch
04.28.15

American Airlines flights delayed because of iPad app glitch

A couple of years ago, American Airlines swapped out its pilots' "flight bag" for iPads loaded w...

By R. Lawler,   04.28.15
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03.13.15
Google knows if your flight has WiFi
03.13.15

Google knows if your flight has WiFi

Google Flight Search can send you to a random spot on the globe, and now it'll tell you if that fa...

By T. Seppala,   03.13.15
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02.25.15
Mind-controlled drones promise a future of hands-free flying
02.25.15

Mind-controlled drones promise a future of hands-free flying

There have been tentative steps into thought-controlled drones in the past, but Tekever and a team...

By J. Fingas,   02.25.15
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02.04.15
Selfies may have led to a deadly airplane crash
02.04.15

Selfies may have led to a deadly airplane crash

Taking selfies while you're driving any moving vehicle is a bad idea, especially in an aircraft --...

By J. Fingas,   02.04.15
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