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08.18.15
FAA says a buggy software update grounded flights
08.18.15

FAA says a buggy software update grounded flights

A software update that was supposed to help controllers at a radar facility brought the entire system down.

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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...

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08.25.14
A fight about seat reclining privileges grounded a flight today
08.25.14

A fight about seat reclining privileges grounded a flight today

If you've ever flown coach, you know that it doesn't provide much legroom -- in an effort to maxim...

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08.05.14
Why your brand-new plane doesn't have a seat-back TV
08.05.14

Why your brand-new plane doesn't have a seat-back TV

Earlier this year, I boarded a United flight from Newark to San Diego. After passing the first few...

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07.03.14
This is what a day's worth of transatlantic air travel looks like (video)
07.03.14

This is what a day's worth of transatlantic air travel looks like (video)

The seas between Europe and North America are relatively quiet on any given day, but 30,000 feet a...

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