Growing up I assumed that by 2014 we would all be piloting our own private aircraft—boats, cars, etc. It's a bummer that this hasn't happened—and that I don't live in a house-plane—but apparently a company in Delaware is keeping the dream alive
You might think airships are a relic of the past, and you wouldn't be wrong.
Home field advantage gives professional athletes an undeniable edge, but this intangible benefit might not just have to do with raucous home fans.
GE is looking to a new generation of carbon-fiber composites to make the fan blades for its GE9X jet engine.
The data from the black boxes should be published, says Russia's deputy defence minister, saying the 'Boeing catastrophe throws up more and more questions'
IT TAKES chutzpah to tweet "rockets are tricky" shortly after one you have just launched has deliberately blown itself up.
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The Obama administration is fighting a federal judge's order requiring it to explain why the government places US citizens who haven't been convicted of any violent crimes on its no-fly database.
Federal agency lied in claiming there was no such policy
Researchers highlight how easy it is to get weapons through the nude body scanners that have been removed from US airports but have been placed at other government installations across the globe.
July 31, 2007 The standard aircraft design with which we have all become so familiar throughout the 20th century is headed for the scrap heap.
THE WING IS SHORN OFF.
Travelers pay up to avoid the line where embarrassing TSA groping occurs
The lawsuit accuses numerous leaders?including the attorney general, the directors of the FBI and Homeland Security, and others?of violating their constitutional rights to due process and the right to be free from religious discrimination.
As a proposed alternative to heavy vehicle road transport, UK-based 4x4 Aviation has conceived a hybrid VTOL cargo plane fitted with electric, tiltable, ducted fans that it claims will be able to carry truck-sized loads at nearly 200 mph (320 km/h).
Does this illustration look a little sci-fi to you? It should: It's a design for a plane that takes off vertically, like a helicopter, but that flies about three times faster than any helicopter today.
Lockheed Martin's famed Skunk Works has finally unveiled the long-awaited successor to the SR-71 Blackbird.
James Bond, Evelyn Salt, Jason Bourne... one thing you'll notice about all secret agents (at least, the ones worthy of Hollywood franchise love) is that if they need to get the hell outta Dodge, ANY vehicle will do.
The MVP is a revolutionary aircraft gearing up to be the world's Most Versatile Plane.
The Experimental Aircraft Association's fly-in airshow held annually at the Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, is one of the largest and most anticipated events of its kind in the world.
The sanctions retaliation game took another big leap forward today with the EU in the spotlight:
"I am a peaceful political activist and my purpose in walking around the airport with my AR-15 rifle was entirely political in nature," Steinmetz said at a news conference with his attorney. "I am also an educated and responsible gun owner. ... As I
Riding colossal stratospheric air waves, the Perlan ll glider is intended to fly to the edge of space.
Surface to air missile attack ruled out as calibre of cockpit bullet holes puts Ukraine pilots in the frame for MH17 murders
We've all seen SpaceX's incredible footage of a rocket taking off and landing. (In case you haven't, check out the above.) Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/elon-musk-on-vertical-takeoff-planes-2014-7#ixzz38o7e3eI6
With all the condemnatory rhetoric in the Western news media regarding the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over eastern Ukraine, the press and political commentators have been utterly silent on a now almost-forgotten episode 26 years ago that
After days of placing hostile blame for the downing of the Malaysian airliner on Russia, the White House permitted US intelligence officials to tell reporters that there is no evidence of the Russian government's involvement.
The time the United States blew up a passenger plane—and tried to cover it up.
A Elytron 2S (shown here in a proposed seven-seater version) is a tiltrotor aircraft that uses a Prandtl's box wing design.
Duff Watson was ordered to de-board a flight from Denver to Minneapolis with his two kids on Sunday after an agent didn't like a tweet he wrote about her bad service.