News Got weapons? Nude body scanners easily defeated
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.
News Passenger plane design set to evolve in the name of efficiency and emissions control
http://www.gizmag.com, By Loz Blain
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.
News Five American Muslims sue FBI, attorney general over travel watch list
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.
News VV-Plane concept designed to do some heavy lifting and revolutionize cargo transport
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).
News Vertical Takeoff Plane Design Flies Three Times Faster Than Helicopters
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.
News Hypersonic Successor to Legendary SR-71 Blackbird Spy Plane Unveiled
Lockheed Martin's famed Skunk Works has finally unveiled the long-awaited successor to the SR-71 Blackbird.
News Video: how to fly a helicopter
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.
News Big air: Highlights from EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2014
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.
News Russia Ponders Russian Airspace No-Fly Zone for EU Commercial and Passenger Jets
The sanctions retaliation game took another big leap forward today with the EU in the spotlight:
News Man: Bringing gun to airport a political statement
"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
News Perlan ll project aims to fly a glider to the edge of space
http://www.gizmag.com, Colin Jeffrey
Riding colossal stratospheric air waves, the Perlan ll glider is intended to fly to the edge of space.
News NEW MH17 SENSATION: German experts point finger at Ukrainian air-force jets.
http://investmentwatchblog.com, BY JOHN WARD
Surface to air missile attack ruled out as calibre of cockpit bullet holes puts Ukraine pilots in the frame for MH17 murders
News Elon Musk Has A Radically Different Idea Of How Commercial Planes Should Take Off And Land
http://www.businessinsider.com, Rob Wile
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
News Tale of Two Passenger Planes: MH 17 and Iran Air 655
http://www.prisonplanet.com, Charles Scaliger
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
News US Intelligence: Russia Didn't Do It
http://www.lewrockwell.com, Paul Craig Roberts
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.
News Elytron 2S: The out-of-the-box tiltrotor concept
http://www.gizmag.com, David Szondy
A Elytron 2S (shown here in a proposed seven-seater version) is a tiltrotor aircraft that uses a Prandtl's box wing design.
News Family Asked To Leave Southwest Flight After Tweet
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.
News This Record-Breaking Electric Plane Stomps a Gas-Powered Cessna
http://www.wired.com, Alex Davies
When Chip Yates started working on his electric airplane in 2012, he wasn't trying to make conventional, gas-powered aircraft look slow.
News Ukrainian Su-25 fighter detected in close approach to MH17 before crash - Moscow
The Russian military detected a Ukrainian SU-25 fighter jet gaining height towards the MH17 Boeing on the day of the catastrophe.
News What the Media Won't Report About Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17
http://original.antiwar.com, Rep. Ron Paul
Just days after the tragic crash of a Malaysian Airlines flight over eastern Ukraine, Western politicians and media joined together to gain the maximum propaganda value from the disaster.
News America's Hypocrisy on Ukraine
Much finger-pointing has occurred on the downing of Malaysia flight MH-17 over separatist-held territory in Ukraine. The American media -- still reflexively anti-Russian even though the Cold War has been over for almost a quarter-century and heaping
News Public Disclosure Request From Customs And Border Protection Reveals Huge Data...
http://jonathanturley.org, Darren Smith
Public Disclosure Request From Customs And Border Protection Reveals Huge Data Collection By U.S. Government For Airline Travelers Via Airlines
News What Happened to the Malaysian Airliner?
http://www.prisonplanet.com, Paul Craig Roberts
Washington's propaganda machine is in such high gear that we are in danger of losing the facts that we do have.
News Was Ukraine's Ministry of Interior behind the Downing of Malaysian Airlines MH17?
http://www.globalresearch.ca, Prof Michel C.
A division of Buk missile systems of the Ukrainian Armed Forces was, according to Pravda, deployed to the Donetsk Oblast on July 15, two days before the downing of the Malaysian airlines MH17 flight.