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Airbus’ new bird-plane hybrid is both fascinating and unsettling  THE VERGE · 3 days
Airbus unveiled a new concept airplane called “Bird of Prey,” which seems fitting because this thing seems designed... more
Mobile Phones a Flight Danger? They Are on These Boeing Jets  Gadgets 360 · 3 days
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... more
Southwest Airlines cancels Boeing 737 Max flights until at least November  THE VERGE · 4 days
Photo by Ralph Freso/Getty Images Southwest Airlines has canceled thousands more Boeing 737 Max... more
Boeing set to take $4.9 billion Q2 charge on 737 Max grounding  TechCrunch · 4 days
Boeing’s 737 Max fiasco has cast a dark shadow over the company’s reputation and is impacting the company’s financials in a major way, as... more
American Airlines cancels Boeing 737 Max flights through November  THE VERGE · 1 week
Just a couple of days after United Airlines announced that it was canceling more than 5,000 Boeing 737... more
Science Says: Airplane turbulence can strike out of the blue  ABC NEWS · 1 week
Diverted Air Canada flight seems to have been shaken by 'clear air turbulence," which strikes without warning more
United cancels 5,000 more Boeing 737 Max flights through October  THE VERGE · 1 week
United Airlines has extended its cancellation of Boeing 737 Max flights until at least November 3rd,... more
What can be done to tackle aviation emissions?  Global News · 2 weeks
With a 50 per cent global growth in air travel over the past six years, what can we do to limit our own carbon footprints? more
RHA’s Wireless Flight Adapter makes any headphone jack wireless  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
Scottish earphones specialist RHA is releasing a new accessory today, which should prove handy for users of wireless... more
Richard Branson's Virgin Orbit Drops a Rocket From an Airplane  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Branson's Virgin Orbit released a rocket from the wing of a modified Boeing 747 jetliner in mid-air in a key test of its high-altitude launch system for satellites,... more
Virgin Orbit performs a successful drop test of its LauncherOne rocket launch system  TechCrunch · 2 weeks
Richard Branson-backed space startup Virgin Orbit has completed a key step along its path to launching satellites for commercial customers. The company... more
Virgin Orbit conducts drop-test of rocket from Boeing 747  ABC NEWS · 2 weeks
Virgin Galactic's sister company Virgin Orbit has conducted a drop test of its air-launched satellite booster over California more
Virgin Orbit’s giant plane drops rocket over California during crucial flight test  THE VERGE · 2 weeks
This morning, Virgin Orbit — the spinoff company of Richard Branson’s space tourism venture Virgin Galactic — dropped a small test rocket from an... more
Telangana Seeks to Be First State With Commercial Drone Deliveries  Gadgets 360 · 2 weeks
Telangana has sought the civil aviation regulator's certification for Beyond Visual Line Of Sight (BVLOS) drone operations more
Boeing announces $100 million fund for families of 737 Max crash victims  THE VERGE · 3 weeks
Boeing is starting a $100 million fund for the families and communities of the people who died in the two 737 Max crashes since... more
Boeing pledges $100M to families of 737 Max crash victims  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
Boeing has said it will offer $100 million to the families and communities of those who died aboard the two 737 Max passenger jets that crashed earlier this... more
FAA has no timetable for when Boeing's 737 Max will fly again - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
The 737 Max 8 had two deadly crashes in five months, and authorities are zeroing in on what went wrong.... more
Tiny supersonic jet injector accelerates nanoscale additive manufacturing  nanowerk · 3 weeks
By energizing precursor molecules using a tiny, high-energy supersonic jet of inert gas, researchers have dramatically accelerated the fabrication of nanometer scale structures. more
Team studies drone strikes on airplanes by firing them into a wall at 500 MPH  TechCrunch · 3 weeks
Bird strikes are a very real danger to planes in flight, and consequently aircraft are required to undergo... more
DOJ expands its Boeing 737 Max probe to the Dreamliner, report says - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
Records have reportedly been subpoenaed from Boeing to see if it's cutting corners in its production plant. more
DOJ is expanding its Boeing 737 Max investigation to the Dreamliner, report says - CNET  CNET · 3 weeks
Records have reportedly been subpoenaed from Boeing to see if it's cutting corners in its production plant. more
Boeing Now Aims to Finish Software Fix for 737 Max in September  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
Boeing says it expects to finish work on updated flight-control software for the 737 Max in September, a sign that the troubled jet likely... more
Southwest and United Airlines extend 737 Max cancellations after new flaw found  THE VERGE · 4 weeks
Southwest and United Airlines have extended the cancellation of flights using Boeing 737 Max aircraft, following the news that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)... more
Boeing 737 Max Jet Sees Another Software Flaw  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
A new software problem has been found in the troubled Boeing 737 Max that could push the plane's nose down automatically. more
Boeing 737 Max: New issue could delay aircraft's return  BBC · 4 weeks
Regulators uncover a new issue with the troubled aircraft that could delay its return to service. more
Boeing suffers new 737 Max issue that could delay return  BBC · 4 weeks
Regulators uncover a new issue with the troubled aircraft that could delay its return to service. more
Newly discovered safety risk will keep Boeing’s 737 Max grounded for longer  THE VERGE · 4 weeks
The United States Federal Aviation Administration, which has been investigating Boeing’s grounded 737 Max in the wake of two crashes caused by malfunctions of... more
Boeing Forced to Park Grounded Planes in Staff Car Parking Lot  Gadgets 360 · 4 weeks
Boeing 737 Max planes have been grounded after a software flaw was discovered regarding a non-working security alert. Now, photos of these grounded planes parked in... more
Boeing is going to work with Kitty Hawk on flying cars and safety  TechCrunch · 4 weeks
Kitty Hawk, the flying car company backed by Google’s Larry Page and led by Udacity co-founder Sebastian Thrun, has struck a deal... more
Kitty Hawk and Boeing are teaming up on flying cars - Roadshow  CNET · 4 weeks
Pairing a clever company like Kitty Hawk with a massive company like Boeing could make for a dream team. more
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