Pilots

08.13.15
Drone reports by airplane pilots nearly triple over 2014
08.13.15

Drone reports by airplane pilots nearly triple over 2014

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) may have loosened up its drone rules, but it'll come dow...

By S. Dent,   08.13.15
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11.11.14
Amazon is working on seven new pilot shows for next year
11.11.14

Amazon is working on seven new pilot shows for next year

With the new year just around the corner, Amazon wants to get its customers excited by revealing f...

By E. Alvarez,   11.11.14
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04.18.14
DARPA envisions a smarter, safer autopilot
04.18.14

DARPA envisions a smarter, safer autopilot

Autonomous aircraft serve their purpose, but there's no question that pilotless passenger flights...

By Z. Honig,   04.18.14
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02.07.14
Amazon Prime snags 'Archer' and five more Fox series, launches 10 free pilots
02.07.14

Amazon Prime snags 'Archer' and five more Fox series, launches 10 free pilots

The content arms race between streaming-video providers Netflix, Amazon and Hulu (and YouTube/Goog...

By R. Lawler,   02.07.14
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09.27.13
Within two years, every Delta pilot will be using a Surface 2
09.27.13

Within two years, every Delta pilot will be using a Surface 2

In an unexpected turn, Delta has informed employees that it will be issuing a Surface 2 running Wi...

By Z. Honig,   09.27.13
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12.20.12
Amazon Studios orders six original comedy pilots for its Prime Instant Video service
12.20.12

Amazon Studios orders six original comedy pilots for its Prime Instant Video service

After putting out an open call for original content last May, Amazon Studios is ready to begin pro...

By J. Volpe,   12.20.12
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09.11.12
American Airlines becomes first FAA-friendly carrier to use iPads through whole flights
09.11.12

American Airlines becomes first FAA-friendly carrier to use iPads through whole flights

You don't have to wait for an FAA rethink to use your iPad on an airliner below 10,000 feet -- if...

By J. Fingas,   09.11.12
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09.11.12
AA gives OK to place iPads in airplane cockpits
09.11.12

AA gives OK to place iPads in airplane cockpits

Soon, pilots from American Airlines will be able leave their oversized flight manual behind and...

By K. Hodgkins,   09.11.12
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07.11.12
Airbus Electronic Flight Bag apps save iPad savvy pilots time and paper
07.11.12

Airbus Electronic Flight Bag apps save iPad savvy pilots time and paper

For a while now, iPads have been used to replace paper in a pilot's daily duties. Airbus is also l...

By B. Steele,   07.11.12
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