Range-Extending Gas Engine: A supercharged 1.5-liter gasoline engine backs up the electric system. A 23-gallon tank in the center fuselage holds enough unleaded gas to extend the GT4’s range up to 1,000 miles.
A Texas congressman is at loggerheads with the Transportation Security Administration over a pat-down last week that he says "hurt my privates."
My mother-in-law was traveling home to Rhode Island from Washington Reagan airport when, passing through the TSA naked-porno machine, she triggered an alarm. My mother-in-law is 79-years-old, 4'11" and 110 pounds.
Two notable incidents this week indicate that despite a “change in policy” last year, the TSA is still conducting enhanced patdowns on children as young as four years old.
Former Transportation Security Administration Administrator Kip Hawley told The Daily Caller that the threat of terrorism “is not going away” and that widespread public mistrust of TSA agents is “dangerous.”
Petti, who is 95 years old, has two artificial knees and Woodward, at 85, has had her hip replaced. But they sure didn't expect to be subjected to accusations, extreme pat-downs, and to be missing $300 in cash.
Flying is always difficult for the family, but this week was particularly dreadful, Frank and his wife, Marcy, said. With her crutches and orthotics, 7-year old Dina cannot walk through metal detectors and instead is patted down by security agents.
Scrawled comment on complaint form after agents tampered with luggage
Of all the many complaints about airport security and the TSA, one of the most common is that they make little distinction between plausible security threats and passengers unlikely to be doing anything wrong.
Perhaps the acronym UFO would be more usefully applied to “unusual flying objects” these days, since there seem to be so many of them around. ....it appears far more effective at getting about under its own power.
The results are in from last summer’s attempt to test new technology that would provide the Pentagon with a lightning-fast vehicle, capable of delivering a military strike anywhere in the world in less than an hour. In August the Pentagon's resear
Wheelchair-bound 95-year-old veteran Omer Petti and his 85-year-old partner Madge Woodward were treated like terrorists by TSA agents at San Diego International airport.
Distracted by his mobile phone, a Jetstar pilot forgot to lower the aircraft's landing gear on approach to Singapore’s Changi Airport.
A high-tech worker who stripped naked at Portland International Airport as a protest against airport security screeners said Wednesday he was being "nude but not lewd," and characterized his act of defiance as protected political speech.
Port of Portland police say a traveler at PDX took off far more than his shoes and belt while going through airport security.
Commercial space travel is within reach but only for some lucky and wealthy 500 celebrities so far, says Virgin Group founder Richard Branson.
NASA and commercial space company SpaceX will discuss plans to launch the first private spaceship to the International Space Station during a press conference Monday
...former Transportation Security Administration chair Kip Hawley slammed the agency saying "it is a national embarrassment that our airport security system remains so hopelessly bureaucratic and disconnected from the people whom it is meant to prote
Having trouble finding available flights when you redeem your frequent flyer miles? Well there are some out-of-this-world options — pun intended.
My last video demonstrated how easy it is to take a metal object through TSA nude body scanners undetected.In this video, I interviewed an actual TSA screener to hear more about how these machines are an epic fail.
Cops snared 55 Massachusetts men in a sweeping, multi-agency child pornography crackdown — including a Transportation Security Administration officer assigned to Logan International Airport who is just the latest embarrassment for the troubled federa
Of the jets in production that promise to take military fighters deep into the 21st century and beyond, the U.S. F-35, the Chinese J-20, and the Russian Sukhoi T-50 PAK FA are at the top of the heap.
Over the weekend, a passenger on a flight over Seoul, South Korea, was able to get out a camera and record an unusual sight.
Welcome to the largest country in Latin America.
The biggest attraction at this year’s New York International Auto Show isn’t an automobile at all. Technically, it’s a "roadable aircraft."
Flight delayed three hours; TSA officer at security checkpoint observed irregular behavior
Ever since The Jetsons were popular on TV, the notion of a flying car has been the dream of people around the world.
Hate the full-body scans, pat-downs and slow going at TSA airport security screening checkpoints? For $100, you can now bypass the hassle.
According to its creators, the Personal Air and Land Vehicle (hence the name PAL-V) can reach speeds of 110 mph both on the ground and in the air and has a flying range of 350 miles per tank, which more than doubles when being driven.
Russian emergency officials say at least 31 people were killed when a passenger plane crashed and burst into flames shortly after takeoff in an oil-producing region of Siberia on Monday.