Perlan glider sets altitude record for unpowered flight
And it's not just about bragging rights.
Sony put me in a fake plane to test its noise-cancelling headphones
Don't fly in plywood planes.
US lifts laptop ban from final Middle Eastern airline (updated)
Riyadh is the last airport with the ban in place.
Hypersonic aircraft are more realistic thanks to a ceramic coating
Aircraft could survive extreme temperatures with relative ease.
The world’s largest aircraft prepares for testing
It was originally scheduled to take off in 2016.
US considers banning laptops on all flights from Europe
The DHS hasn't made a final decision, but it's a possibility.
Climate change could make future flights a lot rougher
Turbulence could double or triple later this century.
Emirates will hand out Surface tablets on flights from Dubai
The new service is a workaround to the current US electronics ban.
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