Satellite tracking for airliners may help prevent disappearances
FlightAware teamed up with Aireon on a tracking system that's slated to go live in 2018.
Delta computer system meltdown puts all flights on hold
Would-be passengers are advised to check the status of their flight before heading to the airport.
Airbus uses drones to speed up aircraft inspections
Drones help aircraft inspectors do a two-hour job in just ten minutes.
Solar Impulse makes first sun-powered Atlantic crossing
It left New York on Monday and arrived in Seville, Spain this morning.
Taxiing airplanes could soon get flight info wirelessly
A successful test earlier this year based on the WiMax standard is the first step in updating the current method of transmitting flight data.
Commercial aircraft get their first global emissions standard
Airliners and similar planes will have to clean up starting in 2020.
ICYMI: Cockroach torture, an app for Parkinson's and more
Jurassic Park should have taught us: Just because you can, doesn't mean you should.
Watch a smart drone fly through a 'forest' all on its own
MIT's algorithms let drones bob and weave around tricky obstacles.