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The Biomechanical Perfection of Simone Biles in Flight

Behold the triple double: The gymnast’s precise control of her body as she moves through space sets her apart. Add tremendous strength and speed, and you’ve got a champion....

The Biomechanical Perfection of Simone Biles in Flight

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Simone Biles 2.0: Somehow, someway, there's nowhere to go but up It’s not always so simple for female athletes to openly acknowledge just how great they are, but the superlative American is finally doing so with a newfound outspokennessIf you’re the greatest gymnast of all time, you should dress like it.When Simone Biles took to the floor for podium training ahea...
10:51, 2019-08-09

Simone Biles Is Still the World's Best Gymnast With the 2020 Olympics approaching, Simone Biles is still the world’s best gymnast. But most of the sport’s familiar faces are missing. Here are the new athletes to watch....
03:17, 2019-08-08

Simone Biles Has Once Again Broken Gymnastics American gymnast Simone Biles won the all-around title at the U.S. Gymnastics Championship on Sunday, making this the sixth consecutive year she’s taken home that title. She also unleashed two moves that no gymnast has ever done in competition before....
18:00, 2019-08-12

Simone Biles leads US championships despite somewhat off night Biles leads Lee by 1.750 in all-around at US championshipsJade Carey and Riley McCusker also shine in Kansas CityThe competition isn’t the judges. Or the rest of the field. Or even the sport she’s dominated for the better part of a decade. Simone Biles conquered all of them long ago.What drives Bile...
11:00, 2019-08-10

Simone Biles Takes Gymnastics to a New Level. Again. At the U.S. championships, Biles became the first woman to perform a triple double in a floor exercise competition. Though she had trouble on the landing, the judges ruled that Biles had completed the element....
04:34, 2019-08-10

Simone Biles, in Tears, Says She Still Cannot Trust U.S.A. Gymnastics After a training session ahead of this week’s United States Gymnastics Championships, Biles described some of the emotional aftermath of the sport’s sexual abuse scandal....
05:17, 2019-08-08

Simone Biles blasts USA Gymnastics: ‘You had one job . . . and you couldn’t protect us!’ At the U.S. championships, the Olympic gold medalist says, ‘It’s not easy coming back to the sport, coming back to the organization that has failed you.’...
01:34, 2019-08-08

Simone Biles Reminds Us How Deep Every Gymnast's Bag Of Tricks Really Is If I had been drinking something when I clicked play on a video Simone Biles tweeted out on May 28, I would have spat it out. The video in question shows Biles during a training session, once again challenging what I thought I knew about gravity:...
01:51, 2019-06-06

Simone Biles Takes Some Risks at National Championships Simone Biles is showing new dimensions at the U.S. national gymnastics championships. Though she had an unusually off-night in her first round of competition, she is still leading the field....
07:00, 2019-08-11

Simone Biles Just Made Gymnastics History and the 2020 Olympics Can't Come Soon Enough Nailed it! Not that there was every any doubt, but Simone Biles really is the GOAT. The 22-year-old Olympian went where no gymnast has ever gone before on Friday evening, making history......
09:34, 2019-08-10

Triple-doubles, daring dismounts and a new approach for Simone Biles Simone Biles' dominant performance at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships reminded us that her only competition heading into the 2020 Olympics is herself....
19:34, 2019-08-14

'You had one job': tearful Simone Biles attacks USAG over Nassar scandal Olympic champion angry at lack of protection for gymnastsBiles revealed she was abused by disgraced gymnastics doctorSimone Biles was in tears as she spoke about the anger and disappointment she feels about the handling of the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal. It is just over 18 months since the Ol...
17:51, 2019-08-08

Opinion: Simone Biles is right to ask why adults in Olympic movement didn't do their job Star gymnast Simone Biles renews criticism of USA Gymnastics and Olympic officials after Senate report shows FBI dragged feet on Larry Nassar probe       ...
03:17, 2019-08-08

'You had one job': Simone Biles in tears over USA Gymnastics' failures in abuse scandal – video Simone Biles was in tears as she spoke about the anger and disappointment she feels about the handling of the Larry Nassar sexual abuse scandal, only two days before attempting to win her sixth US national title. It is just over 18 months since the Olympic gymnastics champion revealed she was among ...
17:51, 2019-08-08

Where are they now: Gymnast Simone Biles looks strong in comeback from 2016 US Olympic team After making history in Rio, Simone Biles took 2 years off to experience life outside the gym. The most decorated USA gymnast ever stayed plenty busy.       ...
00:17, 2019-07-25

Opinion: Competitiveness is what takes U.S. gymnast Simone Biles from good to GOAT Olympic gymnastics champ Simone Biles fell on a triple twisting double somersault, skill so hard no woman has ever done it and few men even try.       ...
15:34, 2019-08-10

Simone Biles reasserts herself as greatest gymnast ever with sixth U.S. national championship No question Simone Biles is the best her sport has seen. No offense to LeBron, Mikaela Shiffrin, Serena: She could be the best athlete in the world.       ...
03:00, 2019-08-13

Simone Biles Dissatisfied With Her Own Performance That Included History-Making Dismount Even on days where she’s far from perfect, Simon Biles is still able to prove that labeling her as the greatest gymnast of all time might be an understatement. The latest example of this came on Friday in Kansas City, Mo. at the U.S. Gymnastics championships, when she decided to become the first per...
03:00, 2019-08-11

How wonderful to watch Simone Biles' defiant joy in our dark times | Candice Frederick Biles has made history yet again – and has every reason to celebrateAmid depressing news these days such as abortion bans, mass shootings and rampant Hollywood sexual assault cases, it can be easy to overlook an event so uplifting that it almost sounds like science fiction. Just a few days ago the g...
04:34, 2019-08-15

Simone Biles pulls off historic triple-double en route to US Gymnastics title KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The choice was entirely hers. Only there really wasn’t one for Simone Biles to make. Sure, she could have taken her triple-twisting double-flip (aka “the triple-double”) out of her floor exercise routine during the final night of the US women’s gymnastics c...
20:00, 2019-08-12

Simone Biles is redefining brilliance in a sport that shamefully failed her | Marina Hyde After the Larry Nassar saga USA Gymnastics should not exist but Biles continues to bring her sport dignity – and moneyOn Sunday night Simone Biles, on her way to securing her sixth US gymnastics title, performed a triple-double in her floor routine, one of two moves she executed during the contest t...
04:34, 2019-08-15

Simone Biles sticks triple double en route to sixth US gymnastics title Biles becomes first woman in nearly 70 years to win six US titlesSunisa Lee, Grace McCallum were second and third, respectivelySimone 2.0: Somehow, someway, there’s nowhere to go but upSimone Biles messed around and got a triple-double. And just about everything else too on her way to a sixth US wom...
06:00, 2019-08-12

Opinion: Gymnastics champ Simone Biles puts critics in their place with goat leotard Simone Biles has won more titles at the world championships than any gymnast, male or female. If an athlete is worthy of the GOAT title, it's Biles.       ...
05:17, 2019-08-08

Simone Biles makes history with balance beam dismount at US women's gymnastics championship Simone Biles — the five-time Olympic medalist who's described as the greatest gymnast of her generation — made history on Friday with a spectacular beam dismount at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships....
22:00, 2019-08-11

Watch: Simone Biles hits historic triple-double move, wins U.S. title Team USA gymnastics phenom Simone Biles became the first person in history to attempt and land a triple-double dismount during her sixth all-around title victory at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships....
03:34, 2019-08-13

Jaw, Meet Floor: Simone Biles Unveils Unreal New Moves in Lead-Up to Summer Competition While your ass was busy complaining about how long this week feels even after having Monday off, gymnast Simone Biles (arguably the very best athlete on the planet right now) was out here being ... Simone Biles. By which we mean doing things that literally no other woman gymnast on the planet can do...
04:34, 2019-05-31

Opinion: Simone Biles isn't just best gymnast of her time, she's an athlete for the ages Every time she takes the floor, Simone Biles changes her sport. She does moves no other woman has done, and few men even try.       ...
03:00, 2019-08-13

The #MeToo Horror of ‘The Perfection’ The creators of the bonkers Netflix movie about female cellists and their male teacher explain their thought process: each plot twist was a feminist statement....
23:17, 2019-05-28

Bose 700 headphones review: The pursuit of perfection Bose once dominated the world of noise-canceling headphones. For years, the company's QuietComfort line was the industry standard, mostly due to it's best-in-class ANC (active noise cancellation). At the time, it was a game-changer for frequent flier......
16:34, 2019-08-16

Our obsession with perfection is damaging individuals and society Increasingly we strive for unreachable ideals in personal and public spheres – with damaging consequences from mental health problems to Brexit deadlock...
15:34, 2019-08-19

MLB roundup: Mariners' Leake falls just short of perfection Mike Leake took a perfect game into the ninth inning and wound up with a one-hit shutout as the Seattle Mariners defeated the visiting Los Angeles Angels 10-0 Friday night....
14:17, 2019-07-20

National Spelling Bee drops perfection as a prerequisite to entry The field of competitors in the annual Scripps National Spelling Bee has nearly doubled in recent years, thanks to a program that gives young prodigies an alternative route into an event that has captivated many spell-check-dependent Americans....
14:17, 2019-05-24

Flight Crew Restrains 'God' Aboard Delta Flight, Returns To Puerto Rico Delta Air Lines flight attendants restrained a passenger on a flight from Puerto Rico to New York after he shouted "I am God!" and claimed he would save the world, forcing the plane to return to the......
06:34, 2019-07-04

Unruly passenger hits flight attendant, then pukes during Delta flight to Paris A federal complaint says a man struck a flight attendant in the throat and then threw up during a Delta flight to Paris.        ...
16:00, 2019-06-15

Israeli flight attendant dies from measles months after New York flight Rotem Amitai developed a fever a few days after traveling from New York to Tel Aviv. It is unclear if she was inflected with the virus on the flight....
13:00, 2019-08-16

Israeli flight attendant who contracted measles on New York flight dies The El Al flight attendant who contracted measles on a flight from New York has died after spending four months in a coma, Israeli officials and local reports said Wednesday. Rotem Amitai, 43, died Tuesday at the Rabin Medical Center-Beilinson Campus in the city of Petah Tikva near Tel Aviv, a hospi...
06:34, 2019-08-15

Massive flight delay: All passengers leave flight except for pilot’s mom A massive fight delay causes passengers to leave a flight except for one traveler; the pilot’s mom! Buzz60’s Mercer Morrison has the story.       ...
17:51, 2019-07-16

'Perfection' needed to stop Leigh taking third F1 Esports crown The Red Bull Esports team has admitted "perfection" will be needed for anybody to stop Mercedes'Brendon Leigh from winning his third successive title...
10:17, 2019-08-24

The Perfection is a shamelessly trashy B-movie in elevated horror drag If Netflix is the new video store, then The Perfection is the new direct-to-video thriller. A lurid little movie that tracks horror mud onto the wall-to-wall carpeting of ’90s erotic thrillers through the sheer force of its creative sadism, it would play extremely well on the bottom half of a bill h...
23:51, 2019-05-23

Netflix horror movie ‘The Perfection’ is making people sick Netflix’s new movie “The Perfection” is sick — and not in the good way. Viewers are reporting headaches, nausea and even vomiting after watching the 90-minute horror flick’s particularly gory scenes. In the thriller, which started streaming on Netflix May 24, “GirlsR...
18:34, 2019-05-28

Is This the Mother of All Foundations? Pat McGrath's Next Release Promises 'Sublime Perfection' Kids, start stockpiling your allowance, because “Mother” is about to sell you the promise of “sublime perfection” in a bottle—and it ain’t cheap (but will likely be worth it, if her previous releases are any indicators)....
17:00, 2019-06-17

UPDATE 2-Flight crew restrains 'God' aboard Delta flight, returns to Puerto Rico Delta Air Lines flight attendants restrained a passenger on a flight from Puerto Rico to New York after he shouted "I am God!" and claimed he would save the world, forcing the plane to return to the airport in San Juan, Puerto Rican police and the airline said on Wednesday....
02:34, 2019-07-04

Indiana man arrested for hitting Delta flight attendant on Paris flight, causing diversion A federal complaint says a man struck a flight attendant in the throat during a flight from Indianapolis International Airport to Paris.       ...
04:51, 2019-06-15

Flight attendant forces passenger to cover up outfit before getting on flight An American Airlines flight attendant forced a passenger to cover up her outfit while she was boarding a flight from Jamaica.       ...
06:51, 2019-07-10

A flight attendant went above and beyond for a 4-year-old on her flight, and his mom's post about her kindness is going viral Courtesy of Robyn Smith Robyn Smith wrote a post on LinkedIn and Facebook about a Delta Airlines flight attendant named Kesha Carter, who went above and beyond for her family. Smith told INSIDER that Carter checked on Smith's 4-year-old son each time she passed their seat. The Smiths also ran into...
10:17, 2019-07-18

The 9 best questions you should ask flight attendants to ensure a smoother, more enjoyable flight Ranglen/Shutterstock Flying can be a stressful, frustrating, and even scary experience for some. We asked flight attendants to share the questions you should ask them to ensure the smoothest, most enjoyable flight possible. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. Getting on a plane is ...
17:34, 2019-07-10

The Perfection review – gory Netflix horror offers imperfect intrigue Get Out’s Allison Williams plays a mysterious cellist in an intermittently alluring yet flatly directed B-movie that tries too hard to shock In Netflix-acquired curio The Perfection, confusion reigns. As viewers, we’re wrongfooted both by the film’s twisting plot and its genre, oscillating between b...
11:17, 2019-05-23

Allison Williams and Logan Browning on horror films and learning to play the cello for The Perfection Netflix’s new horror flick The Perfection follows onetime cello prodigy Charlotte (Allison Williams) and the new star cellist of her former school Lizzie (Logan Browning), whose relationship leads them down “a sinister path with shocking consequences.” Ahead of it hitting Netflix today, we sat down...
21:01, 2019-05-24

Biles to USA Gymnastics: 'You had one job and you couldn't protect us' Four-time Olympic gold medalist Simone Biles spoke to reporters Wednesday about her struggle to continue practicing her sport for an organization that did not protect her -- and many others -- from Larry Nassar's abuse....
11:17, 2019-08-09

Short of perfection: Indoor football team suffers season's first loss in title game The Arizona Rattlers lost a 10-point lead in United Bowl to lose to the Sioux Falls Storm in the Indoor Football League's championship game.       ...
20:51, 2019-07-14

Liverpool and City make X-rated fees normal in scary pursuit of perfection | Paul Wilson Reds were ahead of the curve with £75m Virgil van Dijk transfer but champions could trump that for Harry Maguire as a duopoly emerges in the Premier LeagueThere are weeks of the transfer window still to go, an opportunity to keep spending money stretching ahead of Premier League clubs like the seemi...
13:51, 2019-06-22

Reid Park Zoo announces death of jaguar, Simone Reid Park Zoo announced the death of the 23-year-old jaguar, Simone, Saturday. The zoo says Simone was euthanized Friday due to age-related health issues. Animal care and veterinary staff at the zoo says they had been managing Simone’s health and felt this was the best call given her declining...
22:17, 2019-07-06

Gymnastics: Biles soars to sixth title at national championships American Simone Biles reasserted her position as the world's unrivaled number one gymnast with an amazing winning performance at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships in Kansas City, Mo., on Sunday....
20:51, 2019-08-12

Simone Giertz’s converted Tesla Model 3 pickup truck is wonderful YouTuber Simone Giertz, celebrated DIY inventor, roboticist and general maker of cool stuff, decided not to wait for Tesla’s forthcoming pickup truck. Instead, she bought a Tesla Model 3 direct from the company new and then used elbow grease, ingenuity, some help from friends and power tools ...
00:00, 2019-06-19

Revenge Body Trainer Simone De La Rue Has the Perfect Core Workout for New Moms Everywhere Simone De La Rue can relate to Revenge Body boss Khloe Kardashian's post-pregnancy weight loss journey. The celebrity trainer stopped by Daily Pop today and shared some wise words......
05:00, 2019-07-06

Allison Williams' Netflix movie 'The Perfection' is 'Black Swan' with cellos Allison Williams plays a troubled musical prodigy in Netflix's crazy new horror film "The Perfection."        ...
00:51, 2019-05-25

Allison Williams' friends told her to get therapy after 'Get Out,' 'The Perfection' roles After terrifying moviegoers in 2017's "Get Out," Allison Williams is back with Netflix horror movie "The Perfection," playing a mysterious cellist.        ...
20:17, 2019-05-24

Here's What You'll Pay to Change Your Flight The process of changing your flight is easy; it’s the fees that become a nuisance. Airlines like United, Delta, and America airlines charge anywhere from $200 to $750 for a change, maybe even more than the cost of your original ticket. Luckily, you aren’t always accountable for major fees if you act...
07:17, 2019-07-17

What to Do If You Miss Your Flight There’s no greater panic-inducing moment than being stuck in a slow security line, knowing you have minutes (or even seconds) before your flight departs. If you break into a cold sweat at the mere thought of missing a flight, we hope to provide you some comfort: A number of airlines have rules that ...
14:38, 2019-05-21

What to Ask For When You're Bumped From a Flight Last year, a passenger on United was given $10,000 in travel credit for volunteering to be bumped from her flight. While it’s very unlikely you’d receive the same amount if you agree to volunteer, it’s important you know what you’re entitled to....
18:17, 2019-07-18

The electric flight era is closer than you think Electric planes have been talked about as a possibility for many years, but now they're on the tarmac and even up in the air. So can the world's jet-setters start preparing to actually fly electric?...
15:01, 2019-06-28

Flight MH17, five years on: What happens next? In early 2020, following a long international investigation, a Dutch court will seek to prosecute four individuals over the 2014 air disaster that claimed 289 lives. None of the accused are expected at the trial....
04:34, 2019-07-17

Book a Southwest Flight For As Little As $49 It’s almost the start of summer—which means it might be time to plan out your vacation schedule this fall if you haven’t already. And until midnight tomorrow, Southwest is having a hell of a sale to celebrate the company’s birthday, offering one-way airfare for as little as $49 this coming fall....
18:17, 2019-06-19

Your attention, please: The goats have taken flight The mountain goats, unjustly confined to the earth for too long, have finally begun to fly. Look up and you may even see them for yourself—goats, magnificent goats, flying across the sky like slit-pupiled angels; goats like the face of heaven itself smiling down with horns cocked to one side and sil...
03:00, 2019-07-13

How to Help If Someone on Your Flight Is Having a Panic Attack For some people, boarding an airplane and flying somewhere is no big deal. Maybe it’s vacation, maybe it’s for work, but whatever the reason for your trip, you’re pretty much OK with it. For others, though, it’s not so simple. In fact, according to the National Institute of Mental Health, about 6.5 ...
17:51, 2019-07-16

How to Get a Better Boarding Group on a Flight To board an American Airlines flight before any other passenger, you’ll have to spend at least $45,000—at least, that’s the rumor surrounding the airline’s highest elite status of “Concierge Key” members, who are brought in on a secret, invitation-only basis⁠. (With the status, passengers also earn ...
10:17, 2019-08-07

These are 5 most annoying flight passengers These are the five airline passengers Americans are most annoyed by, according to an Expedia.com etiquette study.       ...
18:00, 2019-06-21

The Best Podcasts to Binge During a Flight It’s rare in this world to have several hours to yourself, with nobody expecting you to be connected to the internet and an almost-comfortable chair to lounge in. So take advantage of your next flight to kick back and binge a really good podcast. Here are our recommendations for the best podcasts to...
20:00, 2019-07-18

When to Re-Check Your Bag for a Connecting Flight Over the weekend, I learned a hard travel lesson: Don’t forget to grab your bag during a domestic layover while traveling back from overseas. I realized this after leaving security at Boston’s airport and frantically called upon the help of a Delta airline attendant. Despite my best efforts and the ...
22:51, 2019-07-15

When to Fly to Avoid Flight Delays Over the weekend, my 8pm flight from Chicago was delayed a total of four times; my plane arrived late, followed shortly by our crew who arrived at the gate from delayed flights themselves. Why is flying at night such a pain in the ass?...
00:34, 2019-05-24

The TWA Hotel Takes Flight at J.F.K. The last time the Trans World Airlines terminal at Kennedy International Airport saw a weary traveler was 2001. After a $265 million renovation, it’s now the TWA Hotel....
18:17, 2019-05-21

How a drone's flight took the US and Iran to the brink of war The incident came close to sparking a war, with a planned retaliatory attack – but with Trump’s top advisers reportedly split, doubts seemed to set inThe incident that came close to sparking a new war in the Middle East began late on Wednesday night at the Al Dhafr air base in the United Arab Emirat...
21:01, 2019-06-21

The best time to book your Labor Day flight Labor Day is just 67 days away, which means that if you're looking for one last summer getaway before school starts, chances are you've already started thinking about booking flights....
22:00, 2019-06-27

Fog blankets Sydney, causes flight delays Heavy fog blanketed Sydney on Saturday morning, delaying flights, creating hazards for shipping and setting social media ablaze with moody photographs of disappearing landmarks....
10:34, 2019-06-08

What happened when my flight was invaded by ants Little did I know that after tweeting about my nine-hour saga the story would go viral around the world and I would find myself embroiled in a freedom of press issue“That’s odd,” I thought when a large, fat ant strolled across my pillow as the plane lined up for take-off from Venice to Newark last w...
09:17, 2019-07-02

Why The Co-Founder of Allbirds Always Exercises Before His Flight Former pro athlete and shoe company co-founder Tim Brown on making a long trip back home, his versatile travel wardrobe and the reading habit his colleagues make fun of...
16:34, 2019-08-19

Confessions of a VIP private jet flight attendant For many, the thought of catching a plane is far from luxurious: from spending countless hours lining up at security, to wrestling arm rests with other passengers as you face a crammed long-haul flight in economy....
06:00, 2019-05-22

How to Get Free Gogo Wifi During a Flight Paying for wifi on an airplane? You must be made of gold, because there’s no way I’m ever going to plunk down $10—or more—for a mere 30 minutes of internet time. At least, that’s what Gogo was charging on my recent Alaska Airlines trip. But thanks to a few clever workarounds (if I do say so myself),...
18:00, 2019-07-18

Where’s My Flying Car? The Lowdown on Personal Flight From “Brave New World” to “Blade Runner,” the dream of flying above traffic jams in personal aircraft has a rich history. Now that autonomous vehicles are being tested, it’s natural to ask: Are flying cars next? Jetsons-style family flight is probably decades away, but air taxis could be in wide use...
16:00, 2019-08-04

Miguel Andujar is on a flight to New York!!! Miguel Andujar currently on my flight to Newark from Tampa – reinforcements on their way #Yankees @ChrisShearnYES @BryanHoch @eboland11 — Justin Granit WTSP (@JustinWTSP) May 3, 2019 That is how you kick off a weekend! The Next Man Up approach has kept this team above .500, but now it&#...
17:00, 2019-05-21

Taking flight from an automotive cradle Detroit startup Airspace Experience Technologies is creating the Mobi-One, an electric vertical takeoff-and-landing aircraft capable of carrying cargo and passengers. Like the industry it's trying to help create, the aircraft doesn't yet exist....
08:34, 2019-07-15

Sit Your Ass Down When Your Flight Is About to Depart, You Absolute Reprobates You travesties of flesh and bone. You absolute cretins. You horrible, terrible excuses for humanity. Sit the hell down when your plane is about to take off....
18:00, 2019-05-30

Boeing 737 Max re-certification flight could happen by the end of May Dan Elwell, the FAA's acting chief, was grilled on Capitol Hill about the status of the Boeing 737 Max. CNBC's Phil LeBeau joins "Squawk Box" with the details about the hearing....
15:17, 2019-05-21

Confessions of a private jet flight attendant For many, the thought of catching a plane is far from luxurious: from spending countless hours lining up at security, to wrestling arm rests with other passengers as you face a crammed long-haul flight in economy....
18:00, 2019-08-06

This five-seater air taxi just completed its first flight The promise of flying cars has never been fulfilled. Sure, there are pint-sized airplanes you can also drive on land but let’s be honest here, those are nothing like how futurists in the 1950s imagined transportation would be like over a half-century later. It’s a disappointing reality, but some com...
16:34, 2019-05-21

Use Google to See If That Discounted Flight is Really a Deal Flight deals and sales have started to pop up pretty frequently these days. Just because a flight is on “sale,” however, doesn’t mean that sale price is actually a deal....
04:34, 2019-08-12

Spirit passengers spooked by bat on flight to New Jersey The bat was flying through the cabin on a 6 a.m. flight from Charlotte to Newark. Someone captured it and put it in the bathroom, one passenger said.       ...
00:51, 2019-08-03

That Man Who Went Viral Claiming He Took a Delta Flight Alone Duped Everyone Vincent Peone’s lucky flight story went viral earlier this week after he posted a video showing how he got his “own private jet” for an apparent trip from Aspen to Salt Lake City after Delta rescheduled his original flight.Read more......
01:34, 2019-08-17

How to File a Claim if Your Luggage is Damaged After a Flight Last year, a passenger on an American Airlines flight received $3,500 in compensation after discovering her suitcase was ruined; at baggage claim, she found some of her clothes had been shredded, half of her belongings were missing, and the suitcase was covered in both grease and toothpaste. Meanwh...
22:34, 2019-08-19

Paris Air Show highlights electric flight Jet makers are working on myriad ways to make flying less damaging to the planet with battery-powered and hybrid planes. (June 20)       ...
20:34, 2019-06-20

Flight attendants hate when passengers do these 5 things If you do one of these irritating things during your flight, prepare for a bumpy ride. Buzz60’s Sean Dowling has more.       ...
02:51, 2019-07-09

The cost of your flight may depend on which airport you fly out of and which season Groupon analyzed 5 years of flight data to finally put to rest the age old question: When is the best time to fly?       ...
18:51, 2019-08-01

"Hey Batman": Passengers Of US Airline Get An In-Flight Surprise Few things come without an extra fee on Spirit Airlines, but some passengers got a free shot of adrenaline earlier this week when a winged creature flew up and down the cabin....
05:51, 2019-08-03

The Next iPhone Might Have a Time-of-Flight Sensor—but What the Heck Is That? As if you didn’t have enough phone specs to consider when choosing a new phone, here comes another one: Smartphone cameras are now being augmented with what’s called a time-of-flight or TOF sensor, as well as the standard wide-angle and telephoto lenses you might be familiar with. Even Apple might j...
17:34, 2019-08-02

Look for Separate Tickets Before Booking a Connecting Flight Long layovers aren’t all terrible; if you’re connecting in an unfamiliar city, it’s a chance to explore a new destination for a few hours and until your next flight departs. But if you aren’t finding an ideal itinerary because your connection is too narrow, you can expand your options by booking ea...
22:34, 2019-08-01

Carbon calculator: find out how much CO2 your flight will emit The Guardian’s carbon calculator works out the emissions on flights from the world’s 100 busiest airports, as well as from selected UK airportsThe aviation sector is one of the fastest-growing polluters. It currently accounts for about 2% of global emissions but that figure could more than double by...
23:17, 2019-07-31

Moon-Landing Technology May Help New Transportation Take Flight The next generation of travel—including the possible return of commercial supersonic airliners—is looking to materials developed for the extreme conditions of the Apollo program....
06:51, 2019-07-15

Ryanair says no flight disruption so far from UK pilot strike All Ryanair flights to and from British and Irish airports have departed without disruption so far on Thursday, the airline said, adding it also expected no impact for the rest of the day from a strike by some of its pilots based in Britain....
16:17, 2019-08-22

Are Cellphones A Flight Danger? They Are On These Boeing Jets U.S. government officials in 2014 revealed an alarming safety issue: Passenger cellphones and other types of radio signals could pose a crash threat to some models of Boeing 737 and 777 airplanes....
17:34, 2019-07-18

EU airlines must compensate for non-EU connecting flight delays In a landmark case, the EU's top court has backed 11 passengers from Prague whose flight to Bangkok via Abu Dhabi was eight hours late on the second leg. The Czech airline which sold the ticket has to pay compensation....
15:34, 2019-07-12

Don't book your flight and hotel at the same time If you book your flight and hotel at the same time, you’re doing it wrong. Buzz60’s Sean Dowling has more.       ...
20:00, 2019-07-18

Graydon Carter’s Air Mail newsletter set to take flight Graydon Carter, the former Vanity Fair editor in chief, will let fly his new weekly newsletter creation Air Mail on the morning of July 19. Carter has backing from private equity giant TPG, which he said “is the majority owner” as well as some “family and friends.” He’s looking to get subscribers to...
08:34, 2019-07-19

FAA Acting Chief Won't Predict When 737 MAX Will Return to Flight Acting Federal Aviation Administration chief Daniel Elwell appeared to undermine industry expectations that Boeing’s grounded 737 MAX jets would be heading toward a smooth and predictable return to the skies....
03:34, 2019-05-23

The Moment When You Commit to Driving Down a Flight of Stairs We’re all trying to get more exercise, but most of us don’t bring our Acura SUVs along for the ride. A woman attempting to leave the fancy Sheraton Wall Centre hotel in Vancouver on Friday morning ended up getting her steps in, but scrapped the hell out of her SUV in the process....
21:00, 2019-07-20

Mom booted off flight for wearing black, lacy top The mom-of-two was trying to board an EasyJet flight at an airport in Spain when a flight attendant took issue with her low cut, sheer, lacy black top....
03:00, 2019-06-30

Woman wearing low-cut bodysuit kicked off flight A Spanish low-cost airline kicked a woman in a low-cut bodysuit off a flight – but insists she was booted because of her attitude, not her attire, which it deemed to be a swimsuit, according to a report. The woman and her boyfriend boarded the Vueling flight in Palma, the capital of the Spanish isla...
16:17, 2019-07-23

A cinematic flight to the moon: The 'Apollo 11' documentary The spectator has never been closer: "Apollo 11," a documentary marking the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, offers an overwhelming experience. Todd Miller's film is based on an unconventional cinematic concept....
10:17, 2019-06-28

SpaceX’s Starship prototype has taken flight for the first time At 10:45pm CT Thursday, Starhopper's single Raptor engine roared to life. [credit: Trevor Mahlmann for Ars Technica ] BOCA CHICA BEACH, Texas—It flew. It really did. On Thursday night, Spac...
17:51, 2019-07-31

Some Investors Are Betting the Flight to Bonds Is Overdone A hearty pack of skeptical investors sees bond markets as overly pessimistic and is making bets against debt securities that are overbought—just in case yields rise in the months ahead as the market reassesses the economy....
17:00, 2019-08-16

Gogo will launch a 5G in-flight network in 2021 The worldwide 5G rollout has officially begun, but for the time being, so few devices and cities actually support the technology that it still feels like it’s years away from becoming mainstream. We still don’t know when a majority of us will be able to take advantage of the lightning-fa...
06:51, 2019-05-31

Desmond Harrison cut by Browns after missed flight Desmond Harrison may want to invest in a new alarm clock or travel agent. The offensive tackle missed his flight to Cleveland this week and was late for the Browns’ mandatory minicamp. Less than 24 hours later, he was out of a job. “Missed a flight or something. I am not sure really,R...
17:51, 2019-06-06

Gogo will offer 5G in-flight internet in 2021 Gogo plans to launch in-flight 5G on business and commercial flights in 2021. According to an announcement made today, the 5G will be available in the contiguous US and Canada. "We expect to launch Gogo 5G at the same time as the terrestrial telecomm......
23:17, 2019-05-30

Flight Lt. Mohana Singh Becomes First Woman To Fly Hawk Jet Flight Lieutenant Mohana Singh has become the first woman fighter pilot to fly by day on a Hawk advanced jet aircraft, an official statement said on Friday....
14:17, 2019-05-31

Bonds 'on fire' as flight to safety rumbles on A stampede to safety sent benchmark government bond yields tumbling on Monday, hoisted the Swiss franc to its highest in nearly two years and gold to a 10-week peak, while oil veered close to bear market territory....
16:51, 2019-06-03

Google is getting better at making sure you book the cheapest possible flight For the past few years, I have been almost exclusively using Google’s online travel tools to book flights. It’s often the most convenient way to sort through dozens of flight options at once, and the interface is decidedly more manageable than what most competitors have to offer. That sa...
02:34, 2019-08-09

World's Longest Flight To Be Even Less Comfortable Than Expected Flights half way around the globe are set to be even less comfortable than expected -- that's if the marathon 20-hour non-stop services from Sydney to London get off the ground at all....
11:34, 2019-06-05

Microsoft’s new ‘Flight Simulator’ looks like a wild 4K ride Microsoft showed off the next version of its Flight Simulator game at E3 2019, and it looks incredible. The company began the video teaser showing off a scene from the skies that it says was captured in real-time 4K. As you might expect, the new Flig......
08:00, 2019-06-10

1st direct KLM flight from Amsterdam arrives in Las Vegas LAS VEGAS (AP) — Officials in Las Vegas are marking the start of direct KLM Royal Dutch Airlines service from Amsterdam following the arrival of the first scheduled flight. A water arch ceremony greeted the Boeing 787-9 from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol after it landed a little before 2 p.m. Thursday ...
04:34, 2019-06-07

Passenger’s mid-flight meltdown caused hijack scare A woman who stormed a cockpit while yelling “I’ll kill you all!” – forcing two fighter jets to intercept the Turkey-bound flight — has been slapped with a $105,000 airline bill, according to reports. Chloe Haines, 25, was accused by British airline Jet2 of a “catalog of aggressive, abusi...
18:51, 2019-07-18

GoAir Offers Domestic Flight Tickets From 1,399 Rupees GoAir flight booking: Under the scheme, the cheapest flight ticket - starting at Rs 1,399 - is being offered by the airline on the Bagdogra-Guwahati route. Tickets between Ahmedabad and Hyderabad are......
14:51, 2019-06-07

Score an Upgrade by Obsessively Checking Seats Before a Flight One of the best tips I can give any flyer who doesn’t want to pay stupid fees for the slight extra legroom of “premium” seating is this: check your seat assignment constantly....
21:34, 2019-07-19

Air India Offers Discount On Select Flight Tickets The announcement from Air India comes at a time when full-service carrier Jet Airways has suspended its operations temporarily, leading to additional demand for flights in the country's civil aviation......
15:17, 2019-06-08

Solar-powered LightSail spacecraft is ready for its second flight When the SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket launches this summer, it will carry the Planetary Society's Carl Sagan-inspired LightSail 2. You may remember LightSail as a crowdfunded, experimental "solar sail." The unique craft looks something like a giant kit......
02:34, 2019-06-11

Suspected drunk Delta pilot arrested just before flight A Delta pilot who authorities suspect was boozed up was booted off a fully boarded plane in Minneapolis and arrested, according to new reports. Gabriel Lyle Schroeder, 37, was cuffed just after 11 a.m. Tuesday after police at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport found him reeking of alcohol an...
19:34, 2019-07-31

NASA's First Flight Director Chris Kraft Dies At 95 NASA's first flight director Chris Kraft, who played a critical role in the American space race, has died just days after 50th anniversary celebrations for the first Moon landing, the agency said....
13:34, 2019-07-23

IndiGo Offers Flight Tickets Starting From Rs 999, Details Here Bookings under the sale - valid for travel between August 15, 2019 and March 31, 2020 - can be made till August 4, 2019, IndiGo said. The offer is not valid on IndiGo's group bookings....
18:34, 2019-07-31

Kerbal Space Program 2 will take flight in 2020—here’s the first trailer The game's logo from its trailer. [credit: Private Division ] During the Gamescom opening night livestream, game publisher Private Division released a new trailer revealing and announcing K...
14:51, 2019-08-20

New Microsoft Flight Simulator Looks Uncannily Like Real Life Announced today and releasing in 2020, the upcoming Microsoft Flight Simulator looks greater than fiction. Apparently, its hyper-realistic graphics are a product of AI technology and satellite data....
03:17, 2019-06-10

‘Kerbal Space Program’ gets an interstellar flight sequel It's been four years since Kerbal Space Program (KSP) -- the spacecraft building and flight simulation game -- officially launched. While Elon Musk once called the title "awesome" and joked that SpaceX used KSP for testing software, it was due for a......
08:34, 2019-08-20

Flight attendant needs stitches after bite by emotional support dog A flight attendant for Envoy Air was bitten by an emotional support dog aboard a flight from Texas to North Carolina, requiring the victim to get stitches, officials said. The incident happened Monday aboard American Airlines Flight 3506 – which was operated by Envoy, a subsidiary of American Airlin...
20:34, 2019-07-24

Tiny Robobee X-Wing powers its flight with light We’ve seen Harvard’s Robobee flying robot evolve for years: After first learning to fly, it learned to swim in 2015, then to jump out of the water again in 2017 — and now it has another trick up its non-existent sleeve. The Robobee X-Wing can fly using only the power it collects from lig...
07:34, 2019-06-28

Air India To Launch Direct Khajurao-New Delhi Flight Disinvestment-bound national carrier Air India plans to connect directly international tourist destination Khajurao with a daily flight from New Delhi, starting October....
00:17, 2019-08-10

Head in the cloud(s): the return of Microsoft Flight Simulator An unexpected revamp of Microsoft’s classic flying simulator could usher in a new era of cloud function for gamesFlight Simulator was once one of the jewels in Microsoft’s crown, as close to synonymous with PC gaming as it’s possible to get. The series debuted a staggering 37 years ago, pre-dating e...
14:34, 2019-07-24

Flight Attendant In Overhead Compartment Shocks Passengers A recent Southwest Airlines flight began on a strange note when passengers noticed something in the overhead compartment that didn't belong there - a flight attendant....
02:34, 2019-08-01

Mobile Phones a Flight Danger? They Are on These Boeing Jets US government officials in 2014 revealed an alarming safety issue: Passenger cellphones and other types of radio signals could pose a crash threat to some models of Boeing 737 and 777 airplanes....
15:00, 2019-07-19

The world’s largest airplane may be grounded after a single flight The Stratolaunch aircraft took flight for the first and only time in April. [credit: Stratolaunch ] The aerospace company founded by Paul Allen, Stratolaunch, is closing operations according...
03:34, 2019-06-01

Flight attendant pulled a funny fast one on passengers Imagine passengers' surprise when a Southwest Airlines employee issued her greetings from the overhead bin space. The reaction to the Nashville to Atlanta flight? "It was pretty hilarious."...
05:34, 2019-08-01

Australian model sentenced for assaulting flight attendant Australian model Adau Mornyang was sentenced Monday in Los Angeles for slapping a flight attendant and going on an obscene tirade during a flight.       ...
08:51, 2019-07-16

Jet takes off from Florida to attempt global flight records A jet took off from Florida's Kennedy Space Center Tuesday morning in an attempt to break world records for flying around the Earth over the North and South poles....
16:51, 2019-07-09

Enormous Flight Simulator Installed In Tokyo Hotel If you like airplanes, then this is the hotel for you. The Haneda Excel Hotel Tokyu, which is connected to Terminal 2 of Haneda International Airport in Tokyo, will offer a room outfitted with a full-sized flight simulator. Fittingly, it’s called the “Superior Cockpit Room.”...
15:17, 2019-07-10

American Airlines nearly kicked me off flight for ‘inappropriate’ romper A Houston doctor has accused an American Airlines crew of ordering to cover up her summer romper — or risk being kicked off her flight along with her 8-year-old son on their way back from a vacation in Jamaica. Dr. Tisha Rowe, a founder of a telemedicine service, complained on social media on ...
18:00, 2019-07-10

Flight from El Paso, Texas, to Chicago turns back twice EL PASO, Texas (AP) — An American Airlines flight from El Paso, Texas, to Chicago turned back twice, apparently because of the same faulty mechanical-problem warning. Flight 3880 took off from El Paso International Airport two times Monday for Chicago only to return to the airport. The flight had 76...
09:51, 2019-06-04

Debris from passenger jet flight wreaks havoc on village A Norwegian Airlines Boeing 787 Dreamliner was a nightmare for a village near Rome when debris from the plane struck one person, 25 vehicles and a dozen homes, according to reports. Fragments rained down “like bullets” shortly after the airliner took off from Fiumicino Aiport on Saturday for a fligh...
19:00, 2019-08-12

Air India Offers Discount On International Flight Tickets Air India's offer is applicable for travel to London, Birmingham, Copenhagen, Frankfurt, Madrid, Paris, Rome, Milan, Stockholm, Vienna and Tel Aviv. Bookings under the sale, which is valid for travel......
14:34, 2019-07-13

Qantas Testing The New World's Longest Flight: 19 Hours In The Air Qantas Airways wants to fly passengers from Sydney to New York and London without stopping. But first, the Australian airline needs to make sure travelers can handle the trip....
05:51, 2019-08-23

Qantas to Test Human Endurance for a 19-Hour Flight Global airlines are vying to operate ultralong flights made possible by new fuel-efficient aircraft. Airlines want to see what they can do to improve the passenger experience and keep pilots and crew alert....
18:51, 2019-08-22

Why changing a plane ticket can cost more than the original flight The simplest mistake can cost you anywhere up to £160 to correct depending on how soon you notice itAmid all the hassle involved in getting the family out of the door for the summer holidays, it may not be forgetting a bag, vital medication or leaving the kitchen window open that causes the greatest...
10:51, 2019-07-07

How to Survive Sitting on a Long Flight, According to a Physical Therapist I can never sit comfortably on a flight; I’ve struggled with lower back pain for years. After emerging from a long flight spent in a middle seat, I have been known to collapse on the floor of the airport like an infant that’s learning to walk....
19:51, 2019-05-31

World's shortest super jumbo A380 flight Emirates airline announces plans to launch the world's shortest scheduled Airbus A380 flight. Two daily superjumbo flights between Dubai and Muscat will take to the skies starting July 1....
22:34, 2019-05-31

MLS and Antifa: America's top flight grapples with political signage ban The lone major North American sports league to ban political statements inside stadiums is finding enforcement isn’t so simpleIf you’ve attended a Major League Soccer match at some point over the past month or so there’s a good chance that you’ll have spotted a certain symbol. At first glance, it co...
12:00, 2019-08-21

Five years on, flight MH17 families call for justice Family members of those aboard the downed Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 called on Wednesday for those responsible to be brought to justice, as they marked the fifth anniversary of the tragedy....
23:51, 2019-07-17

Amazon says new drone to take flight for package delivery in months Amazon.com Inc has a new drone that will be delivering packages to customers "in months," the chief executive of the company's consumer business said on Wednesday....
20:51, 2019-06-05

Bonds 'on fire' as flight to safety gathers momentum A stampede to safety sent benchmark government bond yields tumbling on Monday, hoisted the Swiss franc to its highest in nearly two years, gold to a 10-week peak and left oil heading for bear market territory....
14:51, 2019-06-03

Guatemalans to choose president amid distrust, flight to US GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — Guatemalans will vote for their next president Sunday in elections plagued by widespread disillusion and distrust, and as thousands of their compatriots flee poverty and gang violence to seek a new life in the United States. With 19 candidates in the race for president, and the...
06:34, 2019-06-16

Experience the Apollo Missions With This Free Flight Simulator Windows: If you want to have an even more exciting Apollo 11 week, it’s easy to try out beautiful simulations of different Apollo missions on your PC—for free. All you need is the open-source application Orbiter and the Project Apollo add-on, which is a heck of a lot easier to manage than going to S...
23:34, 2019-07-16

Bat-winged dinosaur was intriguing detour in evolution of flight A fossil unearthed in northeastern China of a feathered dinosaur a bit bigger than a blue jay that possessed bat-like wings represents a remarkable but short-lived detour in the evolution of flight and the advent of birds, scientists said on Wednesday....
14:38, 2019-05-21

Use United's 'Excursionist Perk' to Get a Free One-Way Flight When Using Miles If you’re redeeming reward miles for an international trip on United, there’s an easy way to get a little more bang for your virtual buck: plan a trip with at least three legs....
02:34, 2019-06-23

Polish parliament speaker to resign over flight scandal Speaker Marek Kuchcinski will step down on Friday after it emerged he used government planes for private trips. The scandal has consumed Polish politics and could not have come at a worse time for the ruling PiS party....
14:51, 2019-08-08

Japanese Man Dies Mid-Flight With Stomach Full Of Cocaine A Japanese man with 246 packets of cocaine in his stomach and intestines died mid-flight on his way from Bogota to Tokyo, authorities said Monday in northern Mexico, where the plane made an emergency......
05:34, 2019-05-28

First U.S. FAA-approved 'beyond-line-of-sight' drone flight completed The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said on Friday it had approved the first drone flight beyond the operator's sight line, a major advance for retailers like Amazon.com Inc seeking to speed up deliveries by drone....
01:34, 2019-08-03

Microsoft Flight Simulator’s Insider Program is go for takeoff Microsoft Flight Simulator has a new development roadmap now that the publisher has opened up the game's Insiders Program, which you can sign up for now.Read More...
20:00, 2019-08-16

Watch: Bat terrorizes Spirit passengers on flight to Newark There were two too many wings on this plane. A jaw-dropping video shows passengers on a flight from North Carolina to New Jersey screaming and panicking as a bat zips through the aircraft. The video was tweeted by Peter Scattini, 23, who said he was aboard a Spirit Airlines flight from Charlotte to ...
04:34, 2019-08-03

There Was A Freaking Bat Flying Around Inside A Spirit Airlines Flight When it comes to flying on airplanes, is there anything better than getting nice and comfy in your seat, and just letting the soothing, leathery flapping of a random bat freaking the fuck out while flying in a panic all over the plane help you drift off to sleep? Wait, what? You don’t want a bat goi...
21:17, 2019-08-03

Guatemalans choose president amid distrust, flight to US Guatemalans headed to the polls Sunday to cast their vote for the next president, following an electoral process that generated widespread disillusion and distrust...
17:17, 2019-06-16

Investigators To Name Suspects In Malaysian Flight MH17 Crash International investigators are on Wednesday expected to announce charges against several suspects in the shooting down of flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine five years ago in an attack which killed all......
12:00, 2019-06-19

Man dies on flight after reportedly ingesting 246 bags of cocaine A Japanese man on a flight from Mexico City to Japan died Friday after he reportedly ingested 246 bags of cocaine and began having seizures shortly after the flight departed. The flight made an emergency landing in Mexico’s Sonora state and the unidentified 42-year-old man died from a cerebral edema...
13:17, 2019-05-28

Brawl breaks out on delayed Delta flight at JFK airport It was a flight or fight response. A “nightmare” JFK flight to Miami was delayed for so long that cops had to be summoned after fights broke out between frustrated — and exhausted — passengers. Delta Flight 2385 sat on the tarmac for nearly 8 hours at the Queens airport on Thursday, with...
01:51, 2019-08-19

Chris Kraft, 1st flight director for NASA, dead at 95 Chris Kraft, the creator and longtime leader of NASA's Mission Control, died Monday in Houston, just two days after the 50th anniversary of what was his and NASA's crowning achievement: Apollo 11's moon landing....
18:34, 2019-07-23

First flight for Boeing 777X delayed due to engine problem The longest passenger jetliner in the world made its debut this spring -- but we won't see the Boeing 777X take to the skies until the end of the year....
22:51, 2019-06-18

Russian drone Okhotnik makes maiden flight The Russian Federation has developed a drone capable of flying up to 5,000 kilometers (3,100 miles). The project had been veiled in secrecy but the ministry has now released a video of the unmanned vehicle online....
18:34, 2019-08-07

"Majestic Machine" Of World War II To Attempt 43,500-Km Global Flight Two British aviators take off Monday on a first-ever attempt to fly a Spitfire around the world, proclaiming the iconic fighter plane as a symbol of freedom. The restored plane fought in World War II......
12:34, 2019-08-05

A Man Died Mid-Flight After Swallowing Hundreds of Cocaine Packets A Japanese man who swallowed 246 packets of cocaine died while on a flight from Bogota to Tokyo on Friday, Agence France-Presse reports. Authorities identified the man only as 42-year-old Udo N in a social media post Monday. The incident prompted the Aeromexico flight to make an emergency landing in...
10:51, 2019-05-28

Vistara Offers Flight Tickets From 1,299 Rupees, Details Here Vistara's sale, which is applicable on one-way economy, premium economy and business class bookings, is valid for travel between July 3 and September 26, 2019...
11:34, 2019-06-18

Japanese flying car hovers for a minute during test flight Japanese electronics manufacturer NEC Corporation unveiled a prototype flying car that stayed in the air for almost a minute during a test in Japan this week....
13:17, 2019-08-06

Mexico's environment minister resigns over flight delay Mexico's environment minister has resigned after ordering a flight to delay its departure by 40 minutes, saying no one should have special privileges. She is the second top official to step down in less than a week....
05:34, 2019-05-26

Flight diverted to Oklahoma City due to unruly passenger OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Police say an American Airlines flight from Pittsburgh to Dallas/Fort Worth was diverted to Oklahoma City because of a drunken, unruly passenger. The airline says the flight landed in Oklahoma City at about 11:30 p.m. Sunday and departed less than an hour later for Dallas/Fort W...
22:00, 2019-06-19

Climate of guilt: Flight shaming takes off Sweden Swedish lawyer Pia Bjorstrand and her family board the first of many trains on a vacation around northern Europe. They are part of a growing movement that’s shunning air travel because it produces high levels of greenhouse gas emissions. (June 20)        ...
13:34, 2019-06-20

Gogo plans in-flight 5G for U.S. and Canadian aircraft in 2021 In addition to powering cellular communications on the ground, 5G will be used to provide faster in-flight data service to airplanes in 2021.Read More...
00:34, 2019-05-30

64 years ago, the vaunted U-2 spy plane took its first flight, and it happened by accident The U-2 spy plane lifted off for the first time on August 1, 1955. That first flight didn't go as planned, bu the Dragon Lady is still flying today. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. On August 1, 1955, a prototype of the U-2 spy plane sprinted down a runway at Groom Lake in Nevada...
15:51, 2019-08-09

Japanese flying car takes flight briefly in test run A flying car made by a Japanese electronics company lifted about 10 feet off the ground in a test run with no passengers Monday, a first step in hope it will see passenger use by 2030....
19:17, 2019-08-05

US Restricts Flight Operations After Iran Shoots Down Drone Washington on Thursday barred American civilian flights from Tehran-controlled airspace over the Gulf and Gulf of Oman "until further notice" after Iran shot down a US military drone....
09:34, 2019-06-21

Mexico's environment minister resigns for delaying flight Mexico's minister of the environment presented her resignation to President Andrés Manuel López Obrador Saturday, the second Cabinet resignation in less than a week, after receiving criticism for an air flight....
06:51, 2019-05-26

Why You Probably Shouldn't Book a Flight Through a Third-Party Travel Site Last month, scammers posing as Expedia stole thousands of dollars from travelers hoping to confirm or change their bookings over the phone. But booking flights with the real Expedia—and any other third-party site like Travelocity or Kayak—comes with certain (legal) risks, too....
15:34, 2019-08-16

Georgia expects tourism will recover from Russian flight ban TBILISI, Georgia (AP) — Travel experts say a ban on Russian airlines taking citizens to Georgia will cause visitor traffic to drop significantly at first but they expect Georgia’s tourism industry to recover quickly. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Friday ordered a ban on Russian flights t...
17:00, 2019-06-22

Sailing Among the Stars: How Photons Could Revolutionise Space Flight A few days from now, a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket will lift off from Florida, carrying a satellite the size of a loaf of bread with nothing to power it but a huge polyester "solar sail."...
13:17, 2019-06-20

Was your flight delay due to an IT outage? What a new report on airline IT tells us From 2015 through 2017, most airline IT outages were serious enough to disrupt flights, according to a government agency, but the full impact of the industry's IT problems is hard to calculate....
03:17, 2019-06-13

Man dies on Aeromexico flight after swallowing 246 packets of cocaine Japanese national flying from Bogota to Tokyo is declared dead from an overdoseA Japanese man with 246 packets of cocaine in his stomach and intestines died mid-flight on his way from Bogota to Tokyo, authorities have said in northern Mexico where the plane made an emergency landing.The 42-year-old ...
20:17, 2019-05-28

Reports: Olesen accused of sexual assault on flight Reports: Thorbjorn Olesen arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting female passenger on flight to London from WGC in Tennessee        ...
23:51, 2019-08-01

| Japanese man dies mid-flight with stomach full of cocaine A Japanese man with 246 packets of cocaine in his stomach and intestines has died mid-flight on his way from Bogota to Tokyo, authorities say in northern Mexico, where the plane made an emergency landing....
03:01, 2019-05-29

Ryder Cup winner Olesen charged with sexual assault on flight Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen has been charged with sexual assault, being drunk on an aircraft and common assault and will appear in court on Aug. 21, Metropolitan Police have said....
12:51, 2019-08-07

Airlines Announce New Routes, Discounts On Flight Tickets, Details Here The announcements from Air India, Vistara and GoAir come at a time when the suspension of flights by Jet Airways has led to additional demand in market...
13:51, 2019-07-14

Passengers violently ejected from seats on turbulent Air Canada flight An Air Canada flight was diverted to Hawaii after a sudden case of severe turbulence left 35 passengers with minor injuries, the carrier said in a statement....
21:17, 2019-07-12

Go See the World With Emirates' Limited Time International Flight Sale Go take a look at your international travel bucket list, because there’s a pretty good chance one of those destinations is included in Emirates’ big International Sale.Read more......
18:17, 2019-08-20

JetBlue Flight Delayed After Someone AirDropped an Image of a Bomb Vest A Newark JetBlue flight bound for Tampa was evacuated Monday after someone sent an image of a suicide bombing vest to multiple passengers already boarded as the plane waited for takeoff, according to a report from The Guardian. Because the perpetrator sent the image via Apple’s AirDrop feature, the ...
10:34, 2019-07-16

British Airways flight fills with smoke minutes from landing A British Airways flight reportedly evacuated after smoke filled the cabin minutes before it was due to land in Valencia, Spain.       ...
12:17, 2019-08-07

No-frills Wills: British royals take commercial flight to see queen Britain's Prince William has taken a commercial no-frills flight to visit his grandmother Queen Elizabeth, winning plaudits and favorable comparisons to his brother Harry after the younger sibling......
13:00, 2019-08-23

Apollo 11 flight director remembers historic mission to the Moon For many Americans, the first Moon landing serves as a historic -but distant- memory. Current generations learn about the event from parents or a textbook, but for flight director Gene Kranz the mission is personal....
03:34, 2019-07-16

At 19 hours, it's the world's longest flight. But how will the human body cope? Australian airline Qantas has announced three test flights, with 40 people traveling directly from London or New York to Sydney, to see how the human body copes with 19 solid hours of air travel....
22:51, 2019-08-23

Aussie model gets off easy for drunken attack on flight attendant An Australian model got off with a slap on the wrist for drunkenly slugging a flight attendant on Monday when she delivered a sob story to a federal judge in Los Angeles. Adau Mornyang, 25, faced up to 21 years behind bars for assaulting the United Airlines attendant in January — but was instead giv...
01:51, 2019-07-16

Ahmedabad-Bound IndiGo Flight Returns To Goa After "Technical Glitch" An Ahmedabad-bound IndiGo flight carrying around 180 passengers returned to the Goa airport Monday after taking-off as it developed a "technical glitch", a senior Airports Authority of India (AAI)......
21:17, 2019-07-15

Qantas to test world’s longest flight at 19 hours between NYC and Sydney This gives a whole new meaning to the term cabin fever. Australian airline Qantas is preparing to break the record for the world’s longest flight — pitching a staggering 19-hour nonstop journey between the Big Apple and Sydney. The airline on Thursday announced they would run three tests...
23:51, 2019-08-23

60% Flight Attendants Of Japanese Airlines Filmed Secretly On Duty About 60% of flight attendants have fallen prey to surreptitious photographing and filming while on duty, but many of them face difficulties in charging offenders over such acts in the sky....
11:00, 2019-08-12

Is It Worth Taking a Short Flight to Get Airline Elite Status? It used to be a pretty safe assumption that the more you flew, the more perks you got. If you spent enough time in an airplane, you could trade that time for a better experience on future flights: roomier seats, early check-in, free bags or whatever else “elite” status could get you....
22:51, 2019-07-15

Flight to Dominican Republic from Newark rerouted after passengers fall ill JetBlue Flight 1203 left Newark International Airport at around 6 a.m. and was supposed to land in Santo Domingo by 10 a.m., according to the airline's flight tracker....
00:51, 2019-07-15

Man found hiding in cargo section on flight from Havana to Miami Authorities say a stowaway was found hiding in the cargo section of an airplane that arrived from Havana to Miami International Airport.       ...
13:00, 2019-08-18

Vistara Flight Lands In Lucknow With Just 10 Minutes Of Fuel Remaining A Vistara flight from Mumbai to Delhi with 153 on board ended up in a precarious situation on Monday when it was diverted to Lucknow and landed with very low fuel levels....
21:51, 2019-07-16

Typhoon forces evacuations, flight cancellations in eastern China Hundreds of flights were cancelled and a million people were evacuated from their homes as the third-largest typhoon on record in China hit the east of the country, state-run China Central Television (CCTV) reported on Saturday....
12:34, 2019-08-10

FAA issues flight ban on 2015 MacBook Pros with faulty batteries If you have a 2015 model of the 15-inch MacBook Pro, you may want to take up Apple on its free battery replacement offer before bringing it with you on a flight. The US Federal Aviation Administration has banned the model -- particularly those sold b......
07:17, 2019-08-14

Man phones in fake bomb threat to get date with flight attendant A 65-year-old Serbian man allegedly phoned in a fake bomb threat last week in the hope of keeping a flight attendant who refused a date with him in the country, according to media reports. The unidentified man confessed to the hoax, which caused Lufthansa flight LH1411 to be evacuated before taking ...
16:34, 2019-07-22

Flight out of Nigeria airport delayed after lunatic climbs onto plane This stowaway wanted to fly on a wing and a prayer. The man ran on Friday onto a taxiway at the international airport in Lagos, Nigeria, where he threw his carry-on luggage into one of the engines of a domestic Azman Air flight bound for Port Harcourt, according to the blog One Mile at a......
23:51, 2019-07-22

Southwest flight attendant hops into plane's overhead bin A Southwest flight attendant hopped in an overhead bin as passengers boarded a Nashville flight headed to Atlanta.       ...
18:51, 2019-08-01

How Dollar Flight Club lets you save big on airline tickets Whether it’s getting out to see friends and family or just globetrotting to drink in our planet, travel is one of those life goals on everyone’s to-do list. Of course, accomplishing that goal without getting financially ransacked by skyrocketing ticket prices is an art in itself. Almost 900,000 user...
14:34, 2019-08-01

Flying Solo: How One Lucky Man Got Private Jet Experience On Delta Flight Having your flight rescheduled is usually a negative experience. But Vincent Peone's led to one of the most noteworthy travel moments of his life. Peone ended up being the only passenger on his Delta......
08:00, 2019-08-13

DHS report warns airplane hackers could affect flight controls U.S. security officials issued a warning Tuesday that small airplanes are also vulnerable to hacking, and the openings might allow criminals to alter key instrument readings to produce false data in flight....
18:51, 2019-07-31

Plane gets all-clear after passenger falls ill on flight to UK from Paris: Flybe Over 100 passengers who were kept on a plane that landed at Manchester airport in northern England on Friday after a woman had fallen ill on the flight have been given the all-clear to disembark, airline Flybe said....
16:51, 2019-08-09

Drunk flight attendant busted after passing out for entire trip A boozed-up flight attendant was busted in Indiana after passengers saw her stumbling all over the cabin — and then passing out in her seat for the entire flight, according to new reports. Julianne March, 49, of Waukesha, Wis. was charged Thursday by St. Joseph’s County prosecutors in connecti...
17:17, 2019-08-09

'Iron Man VR' developers explain the game's free-roaming flight Gamers have been eagerly awaiting Marvel's Iron Man VR game since a hands-on demo was made available in February, and now more details have been revealed about the upcoming title. Developer Camouflaj talked to PlayStation Blog during San Diego Comic......
03:51, 2019-07-20

Fight and flight: how Glow continues to show women at their best and worst In the third season of Netflix’s consistently entertaining comedy series about female wrestlers, characters are allowed to be messy in and out of the ringIn the opening scene of season three of Glow, the Netflix comedy about a group of misfit actors who end up becoming female wrestlers, an interview...
16:17, 2019-08-08

German court: Compensation for flight delays or cancellations has limits Germany's highest civil court has said travelers cannot double up on compensation under EU and German law. The exact meaning of an EU law on passengers' rights has been contested several times in German courts....
02:00, 2019-08-07

British Airways flight evacuated after smoke fills cabin A British Airways flight carrying 175 passengers from London to Valencia, Spain was evacuated after the cabin filled with smoke. Passengers said the cabin filled with smoke during the last 10 minutes of the flight, and that they used emergency chutes to disembark while on the runway in Valencia....
22:34, 2019-08-06

Air France could face trial over 2009 crash of Rio-Paris flight Prosecutors say airline knew of problems with Airbus A330 plane that crashed, killing 228 peopleFrench prosecutors have recommended that Air France face trial for manslaughter and negligence over the 2009 crash of a flight from Rio de Janeiro to Paris in which 228 people died.Prosecutors concluded t...
15:00, 2019-07-17

Driver who transported missile that downed MH17 flight jailed Ukrainian security services have confirmed the driver of a truck that transported the missile which shot down Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 has been in jail since 2017....
23:34, 2019-07-17

Indian Convicted Of Molesting Air Stewardess On Chennai-Singapore Flight A 39-year-old Indianman was found guilty on Monday of molesting an air stewardess on a flight from Cochin to Singapore in 2017, according to a media report....
12:34, 2019-08-05

Woman billed $105,000 after 'dangerous' behavior forced flight diversion A passenger whose "extremely disruptive behavior" caused a flight to be diverted with a military escort has been sent a bill for £85,000 ($105,000) and permanently banned from the airline....
15:51, 2019-07-18

Jet2 sends big bill to passenger for flight return to London A passenger accused of misbehavior on a Jet2 flight that had to return to London’s Stansted Airport in June has received a huge bill from the airline....
19:51, 2019-07-18

The ambitious Europa Clipper has cleared an important step toward flight Enlarge / This is an earlier design of the Europa Clipper spacecraft. (credit: NASA) NASA has given its ambitious Europa Clipper mission a green light to proceed into final design and then into construction of the spacecraft. The multibillion-dollar mission remains on target for a launch in 2023 o...
16:51, 2019-08-20

French inventor makes 'beautiful' flight across Channel on hoverboard French inventor Franky Zapata has successfully crossed the Channel on a jet-powered hoverboard for the first time, after a failed attempt last month....
16:34, 2019-08-04

Boeing May Change 737 Max Flight-Control Software to Address Flaw Boeing plans further changes to the software architecture of the 737 MAX flight-control system to address a flaw discovered after a test in June, two people briefed on the matter said late on......
08:34, 2019-08-03

French hoverboard pilot will retry jet-powered flight to England Inventor of the jet-powered Flyboard Air, Franky Zapata, had his dream of becoming the first person to cross the English Channel by hoverboard dashed last week, after he misjudged the landing for a refuelling stop. But he remains undeterred in his qu......
23:17, 2019-07-31

"People Went Flying": Shocked Passengers Describe Flight Turbulence Shocked passengers described being tossed around an Air Canada passenger jet as it hit a pocket of turbulence on its way to Australia on Thursday and was forced to make an emergency landing....
09:34, 2019-07-12

Delta Air not expecting flight cancellations as result of tech issue Delta Air Lines Inc said it was not expecting flight cancellations as a result of a technical glitch that had affected booking, check-in and boarding services....
05:34, 2019-06-20

Mumbai Businessman Gets Life In Jail For Hijack Scare On Jet Flight A special National Investigation Agency court in Ahmedabad today sentenced a Mumbai-based businessman to life in prison and imposed a fine of Rs 5 crore on him for leaving a hijack threat note on a......
14:34, 2019-06-11

Possible flight rule violations under scrutiny in New York helicopter crash The deadly rooftop crash-landing of a helicopter in the heart of New York City in rain and fog on Monday raised immediate questions about whether the pilot, the lone fatality, violated rules governing midtown Manhattan's tightly restricted airspace....
04:34, 2019-06-11

India Asks Pak To Let PM Modi's Flight Pass Through Its Airspace: Report India has requested Pakistan to let Prime Minister Narendra Modi's aircraft fly over its airspace to Bishkek in Kyrgyzstan where he has to attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit on......
14:00, 2019-06-09

Mom shares touching text from autistic son’s seatmate on first solo flight A mom who was nervous about sending her 7-year-old autistic son on his first solo flight has shared a touching text she received from the boy’s seatmate in a now-viral Facebook post. Las Vegas mom Alexa Bjornson wrote on the social media site last week that she recently put son Landon on a pl...
01:34, 2019-07-03

Partially electric airplane makes California test flight CAMARILLO, Calif. (AP) — A California company has conducted a test flight of a hybrid-electric airplane capable of carrying six people. A pilot and flight engineer flew Ampaire Inc.’s modified Cessna 337 Skymaster over Camarillo Airport on Thursday. The aircraft normally has two combustion eng...
23:51, 2019-06-07

TSA ‘humiliated’ grandma with strip search before flight home: lawsuit A Las Vegas woman has filed suit against the Transportation Security Administration alleging that airport screeners subjected her to a “humiliating” and “traumatizing” strip search on her trip home from Tulsa, Oklahoma. Rhonda Mengert, 51, says in a federal lawsuit filed in Oklahoma against the TSA ...
04:00, 2019-06-07

UPDATE 1-Amazon says new drone to take flight for package delivery in months Amazon.com Inc has a new drone that will be delivering packages to customers in months, the chief executive of the company's consumer business said on Wednesday....
20:51, 2019-06-05

Mother dies after bag of cocaine explodes in her stomach, before boarding a flight A bag of cocaine reportedly explodes in a woman’s stomach before she boards a flight, leading to her death.        ...
05:34, 2019-06-05

The Latest: EgyptAir flight to Sudan canceled amid violence Egypt’s national airline says it has canceled a flight to Sudan’s capital amid an attack by security forces on a protest camp in Khartoum that has killed at least 13 people...
15:17, 2019-06-03

Air India Flight Overshoots Main Runway At Nepal's Airport An Air India flight overshot the main runway of Tribhuvan International Airport in Nepal today morning. The Airbus A320-214, which took off from Delhi in the morning for Nepal, missed approach the......
18:34, 2019-06-02

It’s not all globetrotting, jet-setting and peanuts: Flight attendants dispel myths On May 31, flight crew members celebrate International Flight Attendant Day to recognize the work, time and patience that goes into providing comfort, care and safety to travellers....
16:17, 2019-05-31

Man Attacked By Emotional-Support Dog On Delta Flight Sues Airline An attack on a plane by a fellow passenger's emotional-support dog left Marlin Jackson needing 28 stitches, according to a negligence lawsuit filed Friday against Delta Air Lines and the dog's owner.......
08:51, 2019-05-30

Boeing aims for first flight of 777X in late June: sources Boeing Co is looking to make the first test flight of its 777X twin-aisle jet as soon as late June, people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Wednesday, slightly later than the planemaker had planned, but still on track for putting the plane into airline service in 2020....
03:51, 2019-05-30

Sleeping on planes: 13 tips for getting 40 winks on your next long-haul flight Terrible at sleeping on planes? Choosing the right seat, neck pillow and travel attire can all help you sack out on your next long-haul flight.       ...
23:17, 2019-07-05

Pakistan To Open Its Airspace For PM Modi's Flight To Bishkek: Minister Pakistan on Wednesday said it will "specially" open its airspace for the flight of Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Bishkek to attend the SCO summit, even as India decided not to use the Pakistani......
19:51, 2019-06-12

Sonia Gandhi's Flight From Raebareli To Delhi Delayed Due To Bad Weather UPA chairperson Sonia Gandhi and Congress general secretary Priyanka Gandhi Vadra had to stay in Raebareli Wednesday night as their plane could not leave for Delhi due to bad weather, officials said....
01:00, 2019-06-13

NASA captures 'first' images of supersonic shockwaves colliding in flight NASA has revealed a set of groundbreaking images depicting the interaction of shock waves from two supersonic aircraft in flight, as the space agency attempts to solve the dilemma of sonic booms....
15:00, 2019-06-20

Four to Face Murder Charges in Downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Three of those charged have ties to Russian military and intelligence agencies, and the indictment also suggests the involvement of an aide to Vladimir V. Putin....
18:17, 2019-06-19

Netherlands To Put 4 On Trial For Murder Over Malaysian Flight MH17 Crash Dutch prosecutors are to put four people on trial for murder next year over the shooting down of flight MH17 over Ukraine, in which 298 people were killed, relatives said on Wednesday....
14:51, 2019-06-19

Delta Air facing technical issue with flight bookings, check-ins Delta Air Lines Inc on Wednesday said it was addressing a technical problem that has affected travelers' ability to book, check-in and board planes, resulting in delays....
05:00, 2019-06-20

Saudi airline changes flight routes to avoid Iran’s airspace RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — Saudi Arabia’s state airline Saudia says it is rerouting flight paths to some Asian destinations in order to avoid Iranian airspace amid heightened tensions in the Persian Gulf. The statement Saturday evening follows the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration’s ...
11:51, 2019-06-23

Dominican Republic tourist says flight was full of sick passengers A Mississippi woman who went on a mother-daughter trip to the Dominican Republic says she fell ill — and, adding insult to injury, was stuck on a miserable return flight filled with passengers suffering from similar symptoms. Tracy McCraw, of Madison, said she wasn’t the only one with flu-like...
23:34, 2019-06-18

Sick dad kicked off return flight from Dominican Republic has died A Denver dad of two who was booted from a flight home from the Dominican Republic when he became sick is the latest to die in the country, his family said. Khalid Adkins’ family confirmed Wednesday that he died under unknown circumstances at a hospital on the Caribbean island, where there have...
18:51, 2019-06-27

Flying, insect-like robot flits closer to independent flight Enlarge / The RoboBee X­Wing without its power and electronics. (credit: Noah T. Jafferis and E. Farrell Helbling, Harvard Microrobotics Laboratory) Just over six years ago, when researchers at Harvard announced that they had made tiny flying robots, they immediately began talking about the prospe...
18:51, 2019-06-27

Southwest Airlines pulls Boeing 737 Max off flight schedule until October Southwest Airlines announced it was pushing back the reintroduction of the Boeing 737 Max until October after the FAA said it had found a new problem with the plane....
18:51, 2019-06-27

Microsoft Flight Simulator embodies Game Pass’s potential Microsoft Flight Simulator was a big surprise at E3 2019. It's not a game that appeals to everybody, but that doesn't matter as much on Game Pass.Read More...
09:51, 2019-06-18

A Picasso sold during Nazi flight can stay at New York's Met -U.S. court A masterpiece painted by Pablo Picasso that a German Jewish businessman was allegedly forced to sell to fund his escape from the Nazis can stay at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York rather than be returned to the businessman's heirs, a federal appeals court ruled on Wednesday....
20:00, 2019-06-27

Low-cost Valkyrie unmanned aircraft completes second test flight Billed as a "low-cost" drone, the XQ-58A met all test objectives during a 71-minute flight last week at Yuma Proving Grounds in Arizona, its second test flight following an initial 72-minute flight in March....
06:34, 2019-06-18

SpaceX plans to launch Starship's first commercial flight in 2021 While we haven't seen the Starship fly yet -- SpaceX just got done with its test firings and short "hops" back in April -- we might not have to wait that long for its first commercial flight. According to SpaceX VP of commercial sales Jonathan Hofell......
12:51, 2019-06-29

Air India To Start Amritsar-Delhi-Toronto Flight From September 27 Air India will start Amritsar-Delhi-Toronto flight, which will fly three times during a week, from September 27, Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri said on Friday....
04:51, 2019-06-15

‘The people applaud him’: Amlo receives in-flight serenade from passenger Mexican president was thanked with an ode while aboard a low-cost flight to TepicWhen Andrés Manuel López Obrador put his presidential Boeing up for sale last year and pledged to travel economy class around Mexico, it was part of a budget-slashing populist push to get closer to the people. Related: ...
01:17, 2019-05-30

Dozens injured as Air Canada flight to Sydney hits turbulence ‘We all hit the roof,’ passenger says after plane forced to land in Honolulu Dozens of people on an Air Canada flight to Australia have been injured after the plane encountered unexpected turbulence, forcing it to land in Hawaii.The flight from Vancouver to Sydney encountered “unforecasted and sudde...
01:00, 2019-07-12

Box Office: 'Aladdin' taking flight with $105 million in North America LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Disney's live-action "Aladdin" is flying high with an estimated $105 million in North America during the four-day Memorial Day holiday weekend....
19:17, 2019-05-26

GoAir Offers Domestic Flight Tickets From 2,765 Rupees, Details Here GoAir is offering discounts on sectors such as Guwahati-Kolkata-Hyderabad, Jaipur-Hyderabad-Bengaluru, Chandigarh-Ahmedabad-Pune, Ranchi-Delhi-Ahmedabad, among others....
19:00, 2019-05-25

France to impose green tax on flight tickets from French airports All tickets for outbound flights from French airports will include a green tax from 2020. It is expected to raise €180 million a year, which will pay for more environmentally friendly means of transportation....
21:51, 2019-07-09

Man sexually assaulted crying teen on international flight: authorities A Massachusetts man has been indicted on a federal criminal charge for allegedly sexually assaulting a 19-year-old woman sitting next to him and crying on a United flight from Japan to the US, according to a report. George Seryogin was accused of groping the woman during the flight from Tokyo to Dul...
16:01, 2019-05-21

Air Canada flight diverted to Hawaii after turbulence, injuries reported An Air Canada flight was diverted on Thursday to Hawaii after a sudden case of severe turbulence left 35 passengers with minor injuries, the carrier said in a statement....
06:17, 2019-07-12

Darkfield's Flight: an immersive experience that leaves you half dead In the sylvan surroundings of Dartington Hall, the pioneers of immersive theatre are exploring the many-world interpretation of quantum mechanics, one air crash at a time...
18:51, 2019-05-21

Japanese airport hotel puts flight simulator in room Haneda Excel Hotel Tokyu in Tokyo, Japan, has a flight simulator in one of its rooms. For an extra fee, guests can have the experience of piloting a Boeing 737-800....
15:34, 2019-07-11

Aladdin review – live-action remake really takes flight Guy Ritchie’s adaptation is lively, colourful and genuinely funny – making only judicious tweaks to the original, it’s thankfully not a whole new worldThe scimitars are out for Disney’s live-action Aladdin, what with the enduring fondness for the original (not least Robin Williams’ Genie) and the bo...
13:00, 2019-05-22

TWA flight attendants expose sexist, seedy world behind the glamour Mary Joyce Bochroch was a college sophomore, engaged to her hometown boyfriend, when she crossed paths with the woman who changed everything. “I was all set and registered for junior year,” Bochroch, now 74, tells The Post. Then, “I met this fabulous young lady who had flown for TWA.” The small-town...
02:34, 2019-05-23

FAA acting head: Airlines don't need to extend Boeing 737 Max flight cancellations The FAA's acting chief says airlines don't need to make more changes to their schedules after removing the the Boeing 737 Max from service through August. The FAA will review Boeing's software and training changes after two of the planes crashed....
19:34, 2019-05-23

GoAir Offers Flight Tickets From 1,375 Rupees, Check Routes Here Under GoAir's offer, the cheapest flight ticket is on the Bagdogra-Guwahati route, starting at Rs. 1,375, which is applicable for travel till June 30...
16:17, 2019-05-24

Flight crew breaks record for circumnavigating globe via both poles An international flight crew has broken the record for the fastest circumnavigation of the globe via the North and South Poles, with an impressive margin of almost six hours....
01:51, 2019-07-12

Mexican minister resigns after causing 38-minute flight delay Josefa González Blanco asked Aeroméxico executive to ground plane to wait for herMexico’s environment minister has been forced to resign after causing a flight she was about to miss to be delayed by 38 minutes, in direct contravention of her president’s populist promises to rule for the people.Josef...
02:51, 2019-05-28

Intense Turbulence Injured 37 People on an Air Canada Flight to Australia (HONOLULU) — Intense turbulence struck an Air Canada flight to Australia on Thursday and sent unbuckled passengers flying into the ceiling, forcing the plane to land in Hawaii. The flight from Vancouver to Sydney encountered “un-forecasted and sudden turbulence,” about two hours pa...
06:51, 2019-07-12

Commercial Flight Operations May Begin At Hindon Airport By June End Commercial flights are likely to start operations from the Hindon airport near Delhi by the end of June as the Ministry of Defence has given all requisite approvals, said a senior official of the......
14:51, 2019-05-28

Volcano erupts on Indonesia's Bali causing flight cancellations A volcano erupted on the Indonesian holiday island of Bali, causing some overnight flight cancellations to and from Australia as an ash cloud rose into the sky, officials said on Saturday....
15:34, 2019-05-25

Hailstorm shatters plane’s windshield during ‘roller coaster’ flight A commercial flight in China was nearly forced to make an emergency landing when massive hunks of hail shattered the jumbo jet's windshield, according to reports Monday....
13:17, 2019-05-28

SpaceX’s Falcon Heavy rocket has flown its first commercial flight The Falcon Heavy rocket’s maiden flight was last February, but now it has launched a satellite for a paying customer for the first time, which is a big step for SpaceX...
15:01, 2019-05-21

Watch live: Jet to take off from Florida to attempt world record flight A jet is scheduled to take off from Florida's Kennedy Space Center on Tuesday morning in an attempt to break a world record for flying around the Earth over the North and South poles. Watch the livestream....
14:34, 2019-07-09

Dubai: Princess Haya's flight to UK threatens diplomatic crisis Wife of sheikh is said to fear kidnap after disappearances of other female royalsPrincess Haya Bint al-Hussein’s flight to Britain is threatening to provoke a diplomatic crisis as her husband, Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, the ruler of Dubai and a key UK ally in the Gulf, faces mounting cri...
15:17, 2019-07-06

UPDATE 1-Delta Air not expecting flight cancellations as result of tech issue Delta Air Lines Inc said it was not expecting flight cancellations as a result of a technical glitch that had affected booking, check-in and boarding services....
05:00, 2019-06-20

Boeing to change 737 MAX flight-control software to address flaw - sources Boeing Co plans further changes to the software architecture of the 737 MAX flight-control system to address a flaw discovered after a test in June, two people briefed on the matter said late on Thursday....
05:51, 2019-08-02

NASA boss says 'no doubt' SpaceX explosion delays flight program The explosion that destroyed a SpaceX astronaut taxi in April "no doubt" delays NASA's drive to return Americans to the International Space Station from U.S. soil later this year, the U.S. space agency's chief said on Tuesday....
11:51, 2019-06-18

"No Doubt" SpaceX Explosion Delays Flight Programme: NASA Chief The explosion that destroyed a SpaceX astronaut taxi in April "no doubt" delays NASA's drive to return Americans to the International Space Station from U.S. soil later this year, the U.S. space......
15:17, 2019-06-18

British Airways flight from London to Spain evacuated after filling with smoke Spanish emergency services say they have responded to a British Airways flight that filled with smoke while landing and had to evacuate passengers.       ...
17:00, 2019-08-06

Russia hits out at 'groundless' murder charges over downing of flight MH17 Russia has denied involvement in the downing of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 after investigators charged four men - including three Russians - with murder for their alleged role in the crash, which killed 298 passengers and crew....
17:17, 2019-06-19

Boeing to change 737 MAX flight-control software to address flaw: sources Boeing Co plans further changes to the software architecture of the 737 MAX flight-control system to address a flaw discovered after a test in June, two people briefed on the matter said late on Thursday....
06:51, 2019-08-02

Boeing To Change 737 MAX Flight-Control Software To Address Flaw: Report Boeing Co plans further changes to the software architecture of the 737 MAX flight-control system to address a flaw discovered after a test in June, two people briefed on the matter said late on......
18:51, 2019-08-02

NASA Boss Says 'No Doubt' SpaceX Explosion Delays Flight Programme The explosion that destroyed a SpaceX astronaut taxi in April "no doubt" delays NASA's drive to return Americans to the ISS from US soil later this year....
21:01, 2019-06-18

Wingspan review: A gorgeous birding board game takes flight Enlarge Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. “Wingspan is a competitive, medium-weight, card-driven, engine-building board game from Stonemaier Games.” Call me odd, but the above description...
16:34, 2019-05-21

Fight over flight to Cochran funeral breaks out in Senate Appropriations Committee What started as a routine request — arranging for a government flight to take senators to the funeral of the late Sen. Thad Cochran — has become a controversy over Senate Appropriations Committee Chairman Richard Shelby’s running of the once-powerful panel, including whether committee aides were ret...
11:17, 2019-06-19

Smoke causes Hawaiian Airlines flight to make emergency landing; 7 injured Smoke filled the cargo hold and cabin of Hawaiian Airlines flight HA47 to Honolulu, forcing the plane to make an emergency landing, the company said....
13:51, 2019-08-23

Four to face murder charges in downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 that killed 298 A Dutch-led investigation into the 2014 wreck over Ukraine named four suspects, including a former leader of Russian-backed separatists in the region....
22:51, 2019-06-19

Delta's test of free in-flight Wi-Fi may shame other airlines into offering service Now Delta Air Lines is taking its first steps towards offering free Wi-Fi as well. The Atlanta-based carrier started a two-week pilot test on May 13 that includes free Wi-Fi on around 55 domestic short-, medium- and long-haul flight segments a day....
15:17, 2019-05-21

Australian model Adau Mornyang sentenced for assaulting flight attendant Australian model Adau Mornyang was sentenced Monday in Los Angeles for slapping a flight attendant and going on an obscene tirade during a flight.       ...
16:01, 2019-07-16

British Airways Flight Evacuated After Cabin Appears to Fill With Smoke The plane was evacuated using emergency slides after its scheduled landing in Valencia, Spain. Three passengers were taken to the hospital as a precaution....
18:34, 2019-08-06

Ryder Cup winner Thorbjørn Olesen charged with sexual assault on flight • Golfer charged with being drunk on plane and common assault• Olesen arrested after returning to London from NashvilleThe Ryder Cup winner Thorbjørn Olesen will appear in court on 21 August after being charged with sexual assault, being drunk on an aircraft and common assault.Olesen, who beat the t...
21:34, 2019-08-06

Passenger On Pak Airlines Flight Opens Emergency Door By Mistake: Report Over three dozen passengers aboard a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight were offloaded after one of them mistakenly opened the emergency door of the aircraft on the runway at the Manchester......
14:17, 2019-06-09

'Trump Baby' blimp takes flight as president returns to Ireland Protesters in Dublin on Thursday hoisted the "Trump Baby" inflatable blimp that has become a staple of rallies against the U.S. president, who was spending his second night in a row at a golf hotel he owns in Ireland....
00:51, 2019-06-07

Typhoon shuts businesses, forces flight cancellations in southern Taiwan Taiwan braced for typhoon Bailu on Saturday, shutting businesses and schools as airlines canceled hundreds of flights amid warnings of landslides, floods and high seas on the island....
12:17, 2019-08-24

Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade's #WadeWorldTour2019 Has Us Booking a Flight to Greece Gabrielle Union and Dwyane Wade could teach a master class in living your best life. Exhibit A: #WadeWorldTour2019. Such is what the A-list pair has dubbed their latest European......
07:17, 2019-05-28

Weaker Yuan Tests China's Ability to Prevent Capital Flight China’s biggest experiment with the yuan since a botched devaluation in 2015 suggests Beijing believes it can stem a flood of money fleeing its borders....
13:00, 2019-08-12

GoAir Flight Makes Emergency Landing In Aurangabad, Passengers Safe A technical glitch forced budget carrier GoAir to divert its flight from Patna to Mumbai and make an emergency landing in Aurangabad today. Nearly 158 passengers were on board, the airline said....
18:34, 2019-06-02

United Airlines tightens alcohol rules after flight crew’s arrests United Airlines has strengthened its alcohol policy for pilots — a week after two of them were arrested for allegedly being under the influence before a flight from Scotland to Newark. The airline now requires that pilots refrain from drinking alcohol at least 12 hours before reporting for dut...
22:17, 2019-08-14

Watch: Lone passenger on Delta flight chronicles 'private jet' experience A New York man who caught a flight from Colorado to Utah chronicled his experience on video when he turned out to be the only passenger on the plane....
20:00, 2019-08-14

Delta passenger gets flight all to himself and shares epic video of personalized experience These days, it's rare to get your row to yourself, let alone the whole plane. But that's what happened during director Vincent Peone's Delta flight.       ...
02:51, 2019-08-14

Delhi-Bound Indigo Flight's Take-Off Aborted, Nitin Gadkari Was On Board Union Minister Nitin Gadkari was among the passengers on an IndiGo flight that did not take-off this morning because of a "serious error" detected by the pilot....
09:34, 2019-08-13

Dumbass Thinks He Can Vape Into a Bag on Spirit Airlines Flight, Gets Lifetime Ban: Report A Spirit Airlines passenger has reportedly been banned for life for vaping during a recent flight and setting off the plane’s bathroom smoke alarm....
21:01, 2019-06-10

Delta flight attendants say Zac Posen uniforms caused health issues Two Delta Air Lines flight attendants are taking an American clothing company to court over allegations that their Zac Posen-designed uniforms are causing a slew of medical issues including rashes, headaches and fatigue. On May 22, plaintiffs Gwyneth Gilbert and Monica DeCrescentis filed suit in the...
01:34, 2019-05-25

Gogo preps for free in-flight wi-fi as Delta trial holds promise Gogo will have to add satellite capacity if airlines follow Delta's lead should it offer complementary in-flight wi-fi service. Here's how Gogo's revenue could grow in a free wi-fi world among carriers....
21:51, 2019-08-09

After Smoke Appears to Fill Cabin, British Airways Flight Evacuated The plane was evacuated using emergency slides after its scheduled landing in Valencia, Spain. Three passengers were taken to the hospital as a precaution....
05:17, 2019-08-07

After Smoke Appears to Fill Cabin, British Airways Flight Is Evacuated The plane was evacuated using emergency slides after its scheduled landing in Valencia, Spain. Three passengers were taken to the hospital as a precaution....
15:51, 2019-08-07

Utah-Detroit Delta flight makes emergency Wyoming landing CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A Delta flight has made an emergency landing in Wyoming after instruments detected a possible fire in the plane’s cargo area. The Wyoming Tribune Eagle reports that there were no injuries among the more than 200 passengers and crew Friday afternoon when a Delta Airbus A32...
21:34, 2019-06-15

IndiGo's 'Summer Sale' Extended, Flight Tickets Start From 999 Rupees The sale - applicable for travel between June 26 and September 28 - comes amid high competition among carriers operating in the country's civil aviation market....
19:34, 2019-06-15

UPDATE 2-Canada tackles flight overbooking with passenger bill of rights All airlines flying in and out of Canada will be required to compensate travelers for incidents like denied boarding or lost luggage, starting on July 15, Transport Minister Marc Garneau said at Pearson International Airport outside Toronto on Friday....
21:01, 2019-05-24

UK tourists still in love with long-haul holidays despite flight shame movement The popularity of the package holiday remains undimmed for British travellers hooked on trips to the US and Caribbean, according to a new Abta reportLong-haul package holidays are more popular than ever among UK travellers, according to a new report from the Association of British Travel Agents (Abt...
17:00, 2019-06-13

Newlyweds missed £10k Maldives honeymoon after British Airways flight chaos A newlywed couple were forced to abandon their dream honeymoon after British Airways's IT system went into meltdown, with holidaymakers facing more chaos today....
00:17, 2019-08-09

Travelpro's Finally Selling Its Flight Crew-Quality Bags to Passengers Any time you see a pilot or flight attendant rolling a suitcase through the airport, there’s a really good chance that bag was made by Travelpro....
23:34, 2019-05-24

India Conducts Flight Test Of Unmanned Scramjet Demonstration Aircraft India successfully conducted the maiden flight test of indigenously developed unmanned scramjet demonstration aircraft for hypersonic speed flight from a base off Odisha coast today, defence sources......
18:17, 2019-06-12

MAX's Return to Flight Delayed by FAA's Re-Evaluation of Safety Procedures for Older 737 Models A review of Boeing’s 737 MAX jets has expanded to include emergency procedures used by pilots on earlier 737 models, further delaying the MAX’s return to service....
01:17, 2019-05-25

Find a better price on your Southwest flight? Here's how to rebook and get some money back Did you book a Southwest flight and then find a better price later? Don't worry! Here's how you can rebook your ticket and get some money back.       ...
02:51, 2019-08-14

HII completes flight deck of Ford-class carrier John F. Kennedy Huntington Ingalls Industries has installed the final piece of the flight deck on the new Ford-class aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy, the company announced....
17:51, 2019-07-12

Drunk British Air flight attendants ran naked through Singapore hotel: report A trio of British Airways flight attendants ran drunk and naked through a Singapore hotel during a layover “orgy,” a UK paper alleges — and now they face losing their jobs. “There were some frisky crew on this plane,” insiders told The Sun. “There was snogging and strip...
00:17, 2019-07-06

Fire forces NYC-London Virgin Atlantic flight to land in Boston A Virgin Atlantic airliner made an emergency landing at Boston's Logan International Airport late Thursday after a passenger seat caught fire, officials said....
21:00, 2019-07-05

Viral Video Of Passenger Using Feet On In-Flight Screen Horrifies Twitter A video currently going viral has horrified netizens. Shared by crime novelist Alafair Burke, the footage, taken during a flight, shows a man using his feet to swipe through in-flight entertainment......
14:51, 2019-07-18

Could Your Cell Phone Really Crash Your Flight? On 2 Popular Boeing Jets, There’s a Risk U.S. government officials in 2014 revealed an alarming safety issue: Passenger cellphones and other types of radio signals could pose a crash threat to some models of Boeing 737 and 777 airplanes. More than 1,300 jets registered in the U.S. were equipped with cockpit screens vulnerable to interferen...
18:00, 2019-07-18

Pilot arrests 'God' aboard Delta flight, returns to Puerto Rico A Delta Air Lines pilot and crew arrested a passenger on board a flight from Puerto Rico to New York after the man shouted "I am God" and claimed he would save the world, forcing the plane to return to the airport in San Juan, Puerto Rican police and the airline said on Wednesday....
19:51, 2019-07-03

Skipping a flight might not save the Arctic, but it means you care | Oliver Burkeman There are no strictly rational grounds for making personal sacrifices for the climateIn 2005, the philosopher Walter Sinnott-Armstrong wrote a paper, It’s Not My Fault, arguing that none of us has a moral obligation to reduce our carbon emissions. He didn’t deny the looming emergency; he simply coul...
17:51, 2019-07-19

United apologizes after mother says unaccompanied minor put on wrong international flight A 14-year-old traveling from North Carolina to Sweden was put on the wrong flight headed to Germany, his mother said.       ...
22:17, 2019-07-01

Emergency Landing By United Flight Briefly Closes Newark Airport In US A United Airlines flight made an emergency landing and blew out two tires at New Jersey's Newark Airport on Saturday, causing the airport briefly to suspend flights, officials said....
09:51, 2019-06-30

Garuda Indonesia bans in-flight photos after being mocked for handwritten menu Popular video blogger whose image of the menu went viral now faces police inquiryIndonesia’s national airline has come under fire for banning the taking of in-flight photos and videos after a popular video blogger posted an image online showing a handwritten menu he was handed in business class.The ...
09:34, 2019-07-18

Emergency landing by United flight briefly closes Newark Airport A United Airlines flight made an emergency landing and blew out two tires at New Jersey's Newark Airport on Saturday, causing the airport briefly to suspend flights, officials said....
23:17, 2019-06-29

Airlines Announce New Routes, Offer Discount On Flight Tickets, Details Here SpiceJet and GoAir have announced flights on new routes and discounts on bookings. The announcements from the airlines come at a time when the suspension of flights by Jet Airways has led to......
06:00, 2019-07-08

US-to-Dominican Republic flight bookings rebounding after tourist deaths, report says Flight bookings from the U.S. to the Dominican Republic have started rebounding after a spate of tourist deaths between late May and late June.       ...
19:34, 2019-07-08

35 Injured on Air Canada Flight to Australia After Aircraft Hits 'Sudden Turbulence' Dozens of passengers aboard an Air Canada flight from Vancouver to Sydney, Australia on Thursday were injured after the aircraft met “un-forecasted and sudden turbulence,” forcing the plane’s pilots to make an emergency landing in Honolulu.Read more......
05:34, 2019-07-12

United Airlines Announces Extended Flight Cancellations Due to Grounded Boeing 737 Max Flight cancellations continue as the Boeing 737 Max remains grounded pending an ongoing review of its software update, with United Airlines on Friday announcing yet another schedule revision.Read more......
11:51, 2019-07-13

UPDATE 2-Air Canada flight diverted to Hawaii after turbulence, injuries reported An Air Canada flight was diverted on Thursday to Hawaii after a sudden case of severe turbulence left 35 passengers with minor injuries, the carrier said in a statement....
05:34, 2019-07-12

The secret life of Carolyn Bessette’s sister 20 years after doomed JFK Jr. flight ANN ARBOR, Mich. — A sleepy, tree-lined street in the shadow of the University of Michigan features rows of well-appointed homes, scampering children and even a cultural arts center offering yoga classes several times a week. Nestled in the suburban enclave of North Burns Park, it looks like any wel...
05:00, 2019-07-14

Air Canada flight diverted to Hawaii after turbulence, minor injuries reported An Air Canada flight was diverted on Thursday to Hawaii after a sudden case of severe turbulence left 35 customers with minor injuries, the carrier said in a statement....
21:51, 2019-07-11

Delta flight from Atlanta to Baltimore diverts to Raleigh due to possible engine issue A Delta Air Lines flight traveling from Atlanta to Baltimore diverted its course Monday after a possible engine issue.       ...
23:00, 2019-07-09

Australian model avoids U.S. prison sentence after fracas on international flight An Australian model who was found guilty of assault after a fracas on a flight from Melbourne to Los Angeles avoided prison when she was sentenced in U.S. court on Monday....
01:00, 2019-07-16

JetBlue flight evacuated after image of suicide vest AirDropped to passengers Police have been unable to identify who sent the image to Apple devices before takeoff on a Tampa-bound flightA flight out of Newark was evacuated when someone sent an image of a suicide vest to multiple Apple devices on the plane as passengers awaited takeoff, the latest warning that Apple’s AirDro...
01:34, 2019-07-16

Watch live: Jet takes off from Florida to attempt global flight record A jet took off from Florida's Kennedy Space Center Tuesday morning in an attempt to break world records for flying around the Earth over the North and South poles....
16:17, 2019-07-09

Lightning strikes Southwest flight traveling from Baltimore to Puerto Rico Federal aviation officials say a Southwest Airlines passenger flight from Baltimore was struck by lightning during journey to San Juan, Puerto Rico.        ...
16:17, 2019-07-09

Christopher Columbus Kraft, NASA’s legendary flight director, has died Chris Kraft, left, and Robert Gilruth monitor the launch of Apollo 5 in 1968. [credit: NASA ] Christopher Columbus Kraft Jr.—one of NASA's founding engineers, its first flight director, and ...
04:51, 2019-07-23

Delhi-Bound IndiGo Flight Delayed For 3 Hours Due To "Technical Glitch" Domestic air carrier IndiGo on Tuesday said that one of its Delhi-bound flights was delayed for three hours due to a technical glitch at Rajiv Gandhi International Airport (RGIA) in Hyderabad....
22:34, 2019-07-23

Fourth prototype of China's C919 jet completes first test flight-media The fourth prototype of China's home-built C919 narrowbody passenger jet completed its first test flight on Thursday, state media said, as the country pushes forward with a homegrown rival to Airbus SE and Boeing Co planes....
05:17, 2019-08-01

One legacy of Carl Sagan may take flight next week—a working solar sail Enlarge / Artist's concept of LightSail 2 above Earth. (credit: Josh Spradling / The Planetary Society) As early as next Monday night, a SpaceX Falcon Heavy rocket will launch a cluster of 24 satellites for the US Air Force. Known as the Space Test Program-2 mission, the rocket will deposit its pa...
18:00, 2019-06-20

Get Out of Town With Alaska Airlines' Nationwide Flight Sale, Starting at $87 Roundtrip It’s time to start planning your end-of-summer and fall getaways, and you can look to Alaska Airlines’ latest flight sale for inspiration, with roundtrip tickets starting at $87 from dozens of cities....
00:17, 2019-07-25

Paper Round: Pogba misses flight to force Real move "Manchester United could lose Paul Pogba and sign Harry Maguire, Lionel Messi faces a three-month ban, and Chelsea\u0027s Reece James is a wanted man."...
11:00, 2019-08-03

Woman gives birth on Middle East Airlines flight with help from plane’s crew A Middle East Airlines-Air Liban passenger recently gave birth during a flight traveling between Qatar and Lebanon, safely delivering a baby daughter with the help of cabin crew....
20:17, 2019-07-31

IndiGo Flight Makes Emergency Landing As Man Tries To Open Plane's Door A Guwahati-bound flight from Hyderabad made an emergency landing at the Biju Patnaik International Airport in Bhubaneswar on Sunday after a passenger allegedly indulged in "unruly" behaviour on board....
02:51, 2019-06-24

Woman falls asleep on flight, wakes up ‘alone’ and ‘locked up’ in empty plane Tiffani Adams was on her way home to Toronto after visiting a friend in Quebec when “one of the best weekends I’ve ever had” turned into a nightmare....
06:01, 2019-06-23

Eastern Libyan forces will impose flight ban from Libya to Turkey: spokesman Eastern Libyan forces loyal to commander Khalifa Haftar will ban any commercial flights from Libya to Turkey and Turkish ships from docking in the country, its spokesman Ahmed Mismari said on Friday....
03:00, 2019-06-29

Is Vladimir Putin's Vatican visit a prelude to Pope Francis' flight to Russia? Pope Francis meets regularly with world leaders. Once. Maybe twice. But a trio of audiences is rare. That's led to speculation over what could be behind Russian President Putin's third trip to the Vatican....
03:34, 2019-07-04

Drunk Hawaiian Airlines passenger to serve 6 months, pay $172K for diverted Feb. flight Kyong Chol Kim will serve six months in jail and repay Hawaiian Airlines $172,000 after his behavior forced his February flight to turn around.       ...
15:51, 2019-07-08

FAA upgrades drone management app B4UFLY with real-time flight restriction info The FAA working with Kittyhawk today shared upgades to B4UFLY, an app that helps drone operators ensure they're in compliance with federal law.Read More...
01:34, 2019-08-01

NASA Awards Launch Range Operations Contract for Wallops Flight Facility NASA has awarded a contract to KBRwyle Technology Solutions LLC of Columbia, Maryland, to provide launch range operations support at the agency’s Wallops Flight Facility in Wallops Island, Virginia....
02:17, 2019-06-06

MH370 had 'mysterious' 200-pound load added to flight list after takeoff: report Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 had a "mysterious" addition to the flight list after takeoff, according to an engineer whose wife and two children were aboard the ill-fated aircraft when it disappeared in 2014....
05:01, 2019-07-18

London-Bound Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Fire In Cabin: Report A Virgin Atlantic flight en route London from New York made an emergency landing in Boston after a small fire broke out in the first class cabin on Thursday night....
17:51, 2019-07-05

UPDATE 1-Pilot arrests 'God' aboard Delta flight, returns to Puerto Rico A Delta Air Lines pilot and crew arrested a passenger on board a flight from Puerto Rico to New York after the man shouted "I am God" and claimed he would save the world, forcing the plane to return to the airport in San Juan, Puerto Rican police and the airline said on Wednesday....
20:17, 2019-07-03

Virgin Atlantic flight makes emergency landing in Boston after fire onboard Flight 138 from New York to London landed at Logan international after suspected faulty battery charger sparked blazeA fire aboard a Virgin Atlantic flight headed to London has forced the plane to make an emergency landing in Boston.Massachusetts state police said that the crew extinguished the fire...
09:00, 2019-07-05

Airlines scramble to overcome polluter stigma as 'flight shame' movement grows In Lorna Greenwood's London home, there is a shelf lined with travel guides. But the 32-year-old mother and former government employment lawyer has given up flying....
18:51, 2019-06-03

Mandy Moore takes first flight (and proud pics) with her dad, an American Airlines pilot Mandy Moore took an American Airlines flight piloted by her dad, who just celebrated 40 years with the airline.       ...
02:51, 2019-07-09

Fired Over Facebook Posts On Hong Kong Protests: Cathay Flight Attendant A flight attendant on Friday accused Cathay Pacific of summarily firing her over Facebook posts linked to Hong Kong's political crisis, adding to concerns about a China-driven witch-hunt to root out......
05:51, 2019-08-24

Lawyer denies claims he lied about spider bite during flight for a payout to buy house A lawyer who claims he almost lost a leg because of a spider bite on a plane has denied allegations by a mystery witness that he invented the story for compensation to buy a house....
17:17, 2019-07-12

William and Kate take budget flight after Harry and Meghan slammed over private jets Prince William, his wife Catherine and their three children took a budget airline flight on Thursday -- just days after his brother Prince Harry and wife Meghan faced criticism for their use of private jets....
22:51, 2019-08-23

Review: RHA’s handy travel adaptor lets you use your favorite wireless headphones in flight RHA’s latest product is a love-letter to the jetlagged, sweaty, exhausted travelers among us. The ones who regularly make the difficult choice between chicken and beef. The ones getting grilled at immigration, and having their gonads gently caressed by a TSA meathead while their laptop gets swabbed ...
18:00, 2019-07-12

UN ‘comes together in sadness and solidarity’ to honour staff who died on board Ethiopian Airlines flight Ceremonies were held at UN Headquarters in New York and Geneva on Friday, to remember and honour the staff who died on board Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, which crashed near Addis Ababa last Sunday, killing all 157 passengers and crew....
15:34, 2019-05-21

Brush fire on Hawaiian island of Maui prompts evacuations, flight diversions Some flights to the island's main airport in Kahului were diverted because the fire was affecting access to the facility, the state Department of Transportation said.        ...
19:51, 2019-07-12

Golfer Thorbjorn Olesen accused of molesting passenger on flight, urinating in aisle Danish golfer Thorbjorn Olesen was arrested Monday in London after allegedly sexually assaulting a female passenger on a British Airways flight, according to a report. Olesen, 29, was busted on suspicion of sexual assault after fellow golf pro Ian Poulter tried to calm down the “slightly intoxicated...
18:00, 2019-08-01

European airline chiefs push back against flight shaming, carbon taxes The heads of some of Europe's largest airlines hit back on Wednesday against efforts to discourage Europeans from flying, arguing the industry was making huge strides in cutting its carbon footprint and that there was no shame in air travel....
21:51, 2019-07-10

Video Captures Delta Air Lines MD-88 Engine Failing Mid-Flight Before Emergency Landing There are many things that one never wants to see out a plane window, and this is definitely one of them. In a video posted to Twitter by user Logan Webb, one of Delta Flight 1425's engines can be seen with what appears to be its spinner completely detached and rattling around in the inlet, all ...
06:51, 2019-07-10

Boeing is reportedly planning to change 737 Max flight-control software to address flaw ReutersBoeing plans further changes to the software architecture of the 737 MAX flight-control system to address a flaw discovered after a test in June....
19:51, 2019-08-02

GoAir Flight Makes U-Turn To Delhi. Crew Didn't Have Navigation Charts Budget carrier GoAir's Delhi-Bangkok flight made a mid-air turn back to the capital as the aircraft operating the service was not equipped with mandatory navigational charts, the airline said on......
09:00, 2019-08-17

Delta flight attendants claim uniforms causing headaches and rashes in lawsuit Delta's "Passport Plum" uniforms were made by Lands' End, which is named in the lawsuit, and issued to 64,000 employees in May 2018.        ...
12:00, 2019-05-25

Microsoft's Flight Simulator reveal shocked fanatics who hadn't seen an upgrade in 13 years Developers were caught off-guard by a new version of Microsoft's Flight Simulator, though the company says it still wants contributions from outsiders....
20:34, 2019-06-23

NASA Administrator Names Acting Director for Goddard Space Flight Center NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine has named George Morrow to serve as acting director of the agency’s Goddard Space Flight Center in Greenbelt, Maryland, effective Thursday, Aug. 1....
08:51, 2019-08-01

Kerala Man Aboard Saudi Flight Unzips In Front Of Woman Crew, Detained A 24-year-old man from Kerala on board a Saudi Airlines flight from Jeddah to New Delhi unzipped his pants on being stopped by a lady cabin staff from lighting a cigarette....
20:34, 2019-05-27

Colorado man visiting Dominican Republic dies, removed from flight home after falling ill The family of a Denver man who was visiting the Dominican Republic with his daughter says he has died in a local hospital after he became critically ill this week....
21:00, 2019-06-27

SpaceX Aborts First Attempted Flight Test of 'Starhopper' Prototype After Engines Fire A week after a fireball erupted from the base of SpaceX’s prototype “StarHopper” rocket during a static-fire test at the company’s Boca Chica, Texas facility, the company’s first “untethered” test launch of the craft was aborted after encountering technical difficulties on Wednesday, CNBC reported.R...
07:51, 2019-07-25

Delta flight diverted to Wyoming airport when cargo hold temperature rises A Delta flight from Salt Lake City to Detroit made an emergency landing at a Wyoming airport when pilot deployed fire extinguishing measures in the cargo hold....
00:51, 2019-06-16

American Airlines flight attendant bitten by emotional support dog, requires five stitches The flight attendant was bitten on the hand during a flight from Dallas to Greensboro, North Carolina, and required five stitches.       ...
00:17, 2019-07-24

Passengers subdue chaotic man on Turkish Airlines flight who was screaming, smashing things Passengers on a Turkish Airlines jetliner flying to Sudan had to subdue a man who started screaming a few minutes after takeoff.       ...
17:00, 2019-06-15

UPDATE 3-Emergency landing by United flight briefly closes Newark Airport A United Airlines flight made an emergency landing and blew out two tires at New Jersey's Newark Airport on Saturday, causing the airport briefly to suspend flights, officials said....
21:17, 2019-06-29

The Pilot in Command of Vanished Flight MH370 Was More Troubled Than Malaysia Will Admit: Report The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 on March 8, 2014 remains an international mystery, and while we are not really any closer to finding out where the plane went down or how it vanished, a new story in The Atlantic gives us the fullest picture to date....
17:34, 2019-06-17

United pilots held in Scotland on suspicion of intoxication, flight to Newark canceled Scottish police detained two United pilots suspected of being intoxicated before their flight from Glasgow to Newark, New Jersey, on Saturday.       ...
16:51, 2019-08-05

UPDATE 4-Emergency landing by United flight briefly closes Newark Airport A United Airlines flight made an emergency landing and blew out two tires at New Jersey's Newark Airport on Saturday, causing the airport briefly to suspend flights, officials said....
05:00, 2019-06-30

Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 'disintegrated into confetti,' captain appears to have run ‘amok,' report says The ill-fated Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 was piloted by a captain who was often "lonely and sad" and experimented with a flight profile which nearly matched the aircraft's doomed path that a new report reveals left a slim chance of finding remains of what really happened in the skies that calamito...
22:00, 2019-06-17

United Airlines passengers discover their trans-Atlantic flight is crawling with ants A passenger on a Monday United flight from Venice, Italy to Newark, New Jersey, said she and other travelers discovered ants on the plane.       ...
02:51, 2019-06-18

United Airlines' new tool helps making your connecting flight easier United Airlines launched ConnectionSaver at two of the airline's busiest hubs and plans to expand to other airports in the future.       ...
03:34, 2019-06-13

Southwest Airlines Publicly Tweeted a Passenger's Personal Flight Number—and Then Doubled Down When it comes to getting a customer service issue resolved as quickly as possible, publicly tweeting at a company can be quite effective. You’d certainly hope, however, that the company wouldn’t respond by publicly sharing your sensitive data—as Southwest Airlines recently did on Twitter.Read more.....
07:51, 2019-08-10

NASA Successfully Completes Dramatic In-Flight Test of Orion’s Abort System NASA reached an important stepping stone to a crewed mission to the Moon today, with a successful demonstration of the Orion spacecraft’s launch abort system.Read more......
20:34, 2019-07-02

NYC judge cites danger, flight risk in refusing bail for Jeffrey Epstein A federal New York judge refused bail Thursday for billionaire Jeffrey Epstein, on charges he sexually exploited and trafficked teenage girls -- saying he's too dangerous to be on the streets and a serious flight risk....
20:17, 2019-07-18

Doctor Told to Cover Up Romper on Flight From Jamaica Says American Airlines’ Apology Isn’t Enough American Airlines has formally apologized to Dr. Latisha “Tisha” Rowe for pulling her off a flight from Jamaica to Miami because her romper was deemed inappropriate by a flight attendant. But in an interview with Good Morning America on Thursday, Rowe reiterated that the apology wasn’t enough, calli...
22:17, 2019-07-12

Aston Villa promoted to the Premier League: Nervy win over Derby secures top-flight return Aston Villa secured promotion back to the Premier League after goals from Anwar El Ghazi and John McGinn earned a deserved 2-1 win over Derby in the Championship Play-Off Final at Wembley....
20:17, 2019-05-27

Chris Kraft, NASA's first flight director who helped build Apollo, dies at 95 Christopher Kraft, a key architect behind several early NASA programs and the agency's first flight director, died 50 years after moon landing.       ...
15:00, 2019-07-23

Golfer Thorbjorn Olesen accused of sexually assaulting sleeping woman on flight, per report European Ryder Cup player Thorbjorn Olesen was arrested on suspicion of sexual assault and other crimes while on an airplane, per reports.       ...
17:51, 2019-08-01

Elton John paid for Prince Harry, Meghan Markle's private flight to France Despite Prince Harry and Meghan Markle's professed commitments to fighting global climate change, the couple doesn't seem to have a ton of interest in lowering their own carbon footprints....
02:00, 2019-08-20

Watch: Smoke fills cabin as stricken British Airways flight lands in Spain Authorities said a British Airways flight was just minutes from landing in Spain Tuesday when the entire passenger cabin was filled with smoke, stoking moments of panic that were captured on video....
12:51, 2019-08-07

Think You Can Stay Sane On a 20-Hour Flight? This Airline Is Testing the Long-Haul Endurance Challenge Qantas Airways will run marathon ghost flights from New York and London to Sydney carrying just a few staff to see how the human body holds up before commercial services start. Qantas said Thursday it will simulate the world’s longest direct flights with Boeing Co. Dreamliners as soon as Octob...
18:51, 2019-08-22

Caught on camera: Violent turbulence on plane slams flight attendant, trolley into ceiling A flight attendant was slammed into the ceiling during violent turbulence on an ALK Airlines flight in France.        ...
20:17, 2019-06-17

Kim Zolciak-Biermann says 'police are now involved' after daughter Brielle claims family was kicked off flight Kim Zolciak-Biermann says "police are now involved" after the reality star's daughter, Brielle, claimed a Delta employee kicked their family off of a recent flight from Los Angeles to Atlanta....
09:51, 2019-07-23

38% of flight attendants said in a new survey that they were physically abused by a passenger taking medication during the past year Leonhard Foeger/Reuters Flight attendants reported a significant amount of verbal and physical misconduct during the prior year from passengers who had taken medication in a new study from Direct Line Insurance Group. 38% of respondents said they had been physically abused by a passenger who had ta...
14:51, 2019-05-21

Delta saves 41 stranded students with a private flight after American Airlines cancels trip A group of fifth graders from Oklahoma arrived at their Washington, DC, field trip in style, touching down in the nation’s capital on a private Delta Air Lines flight after their American Airlines trip was canceled at the last minute. On June 2, 41 fifth-grade students from Tulsa and their chaperone...
03:34, 2019-06-12

Catching z's on a long flight? These US airlines provide amenity kits to help flyers relax United, American, Delta, Hawaiian and JetBlue offer amenity kits that come with items like eye masks, dental kits, lip balm and lotions       ...
18:17, 2019-07-02

Virgin Atlantic flight forced to land after passenger’s backup battery burst into flames There are few things in this world more panic-inducing than realizing your smartphone battery is about to die in the middle of a long flight. Being left with nothing but an in-flight movie to occupy yourself is a fate worse than just about anything, which is why backup batteries and external charger...
08:51, 2019-07-06

'Big Bang Theory' actress Kaley Cuoco to star in new streaming drama 'The Flight Attendant' In a huge deal wtih Warner Bros. Television Group, the actress recently signed on to star in the upcoming drama "The Flight Attendant," which will be available exclusively on WarnerMedia's upcoming streaming service....
00:51, 2019-07-02

Crew confusion, engine trouble recorded in final seconds of doomed flight, NTSB says A plane that crashed in suburban Dallas and killed 10 passengers and crew had trouble with its left engine, according to the last few seconds of a cockpit voice recording, officials said on Tuesday....
11:34, 2019-07-03

Hong Kong airport protests: flight chaos as Carrie Lam warns of 'path of no return' Hundreds of flights cancelled ahead of further protests as territory’s leader says violence is pushing city into dangerHundreds of flights out of Hong Kong have been cancelled after Monday’s demonstrations as the territory’s leader, Carrie Lam, warned that violence will push Hong Kong “down a path o...
06:34, 2019-08-13

Apollo 11 flight plan and NASA memo discussing Neil Armstrong’s first words on the Moon up for auction A preliminary flight plan and a NASA memo discussing Neil Armstrong’s historic first words on the Moon are among a host of artifacts from the historic Apollo 11 mission that are up for auction next month....
23:51, 2019-06-27

MH17 plane crash: Father of Briton killed on downed flight says prosecution of four men could bring closure The father of one of the 10 Britons killed when the passenger plane MH17 was shot down over Ukraine said the prosecution of four men could bring closure if grieving relatives found out why it happened....
05:34, 2019-06-20

American Airlines blames mechanics for 2,200 flight delays, cancellations, warns of summer travel trouble American Airlines says a slowdown by mechanics led to nearly 2,200 flight cancellations, delays since February and has intensified.        ...
15:51, 2019-05-21

Dutch probe to charge 4 suspects with murder in 2014 shootdown of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 over Ukraine After a five-year probe, Dutch-led investigators charged four suspects with murder in the shootdown of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014.        ...
03:51, 2019-06-20

Delta Air Lines flight makes emergency landing due to possible fire in plane’s cargo area A Delta flight has made an emergency landing in Wyoming after instruments detected a possible fire in the plane’s cargo area.       ...
01:51, 2019-06-16

Delta flight's 8-hour delay frays passengers' nerves; police called to break up fight Port Authority police officers at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York City reportedly had to intervene after a fight broke out on a Delta flight that was delayed around eight hours Thursday....
02:51, 2019-08-18

Video shows the terrifying moment a British Airways flight filled with smoke while approaching its destination Lucy Brown A flight from London to Valencia, Spain, made an emergency landing on Monday afternoon after the cabin filled with smoke. Passengers evacuated the plane on the runway using the emergency slides. Three passengers were taken to the hospital as a precaution, and all were discharged by Monda...
01:51, 2019-08-06

United Airlines flight diverts back to Hawaii after flames shoot out of the plane's engine An United Airlines flight was diverted back to Honolulu on Sunday after flames starting shooting from one of the plane's engines.        ...
15:17, 2019-05-28

Dutch probe to charge 4 suspects with murder in 2014 shootdown of Malaysian Flight MH17 over Ukraine After a five-year probe, Dutch-led investigators charged four suspects with murder in the shootdown of Malaysian flight MH17 over Ukraine in 2014.        ...
15:34, 2019-06-19

Ukrainian special forces capture separatist commander suspected in Malaysia Airlines flight shootdown Ukrainian special operations forces reportedly went behind enemy lines to arrest a former commander of pro-Russian separatists who is suspected of being involved in the shootdown of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17....
02:51, 2019-07-06

New York chopper crash: Pilot's rating questioned amid questions over flight rules The pilot lacked an instrument rating despite fog and rain -- but some wonder if the city needs even tougher flight restrictions        ...
03:17, 2019-06-12

Mother of victim says at least 4 suspect to be tried in the 2014 downing of Malaysia Flight 17, trial opening March 2020 Nieuwegein, Netherlands (AP) — Mother of victim says at least 4 suspect to be tried in the 2014 downing of Malaysia Flight 17, trial opening March 2020. The post Mother of victim says at least 4 suspect to be tried in the 2014 downing of Malaysia Flight 17, trial opening March 2020 appeared first on...
14:00, 2019-06-19

Tottenham fans who missed start of Champions League Final after Thomas Cook flight delay set for compensation A group of 180 Tottenham fans who missed the start of Saturday's Champions League Final after their flight was delayed are set to receive compensation from Thomas Cook....
16:17, 2019-06-03

Golfer Thorbjorn Olesen arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting sleeping woman on flight, urinating in aisle Professional golfer Thorbjorn Olesen was arrested earlier this week for allegedly sexually assaulting a female passenger while she slept on a flight from Tennessee to London....
03:51, 2019-08-02

On Apollo 11 anniversary, Pence announces that Orion capsule for manned Moon missions is ready for debut flight Speaking at Kennedy Space Center on the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 Moon landing, Vice President Mike Pence announced that the Orion capsule that will take American astronauts back to the Moon is ready....
01:00, 2019-07-21

Southwest passenger 'bombarded by inappropriate photos' from stranger on her flight Here's a good reason for iPhone users to disable AirDrop while on planes: A Texas woman forgot and another passenger sent her unsolicited nude photos.       ...
04:51, 2019-06-15

Passenger felt 'fat shamed' on Qantas flight despite exit-row rules A passenger says Qantas "fat shamed" him after asking him to move from an exit row. But flyers who need seat-belt extensions can't sit there.        ...
23:51, 2019-05-23