The Transportation Departments says 149 control towers at small airports that were slated for closure will remain - open at least through Sept.
The growing use of unmanned surveillance "eyes in the sky" aircraft raises a thicket of privacy concerns, but Congress is getting mixed advice on what, if anything, to do about it.
A Japanese operator of Boeing's 787 Dreamliners said it suffered a "minor" setback while conducting a test flight of an aircraft this month.
The debate continues whether cell phones truly interferes with flight deck instruments.
Thursday at Joe Nall Week was an RC explosion. Every flight line was packed to the gills, and at any one time, 20 - 30 aircraft could be seen in the air.
Georgia officials breathed a sigh of relief this week as they got word that federal air-traffic controllers won't be removed from towers at airports in Athens, Albany and Macon in June as had been planned.
U.S. airlines charged more in fares and fees and reduced debt as they improved their financial performance in the first quarter.
More people will likely fly this summer compared with a year ago as U.S. airlines gain a record level of international passengers, an industry association said on Thursday.
"We are pleased that Nigel has joined FlightSafety as Regional Sales Manager for Northern Europe," said Steve Gross, Vice President, Sales.
The U.S. major airlines recently passed an almost unbelievable milestone - literally going a full decade without a single passenger dying in a crash.
Free flight training and real-world life lessons are what teens aged 13 to 18 gain by attending Melbourne, Fla.-based Wings of Grace Ministries .
The script is inspired by Ghosts of the Air by Martin Caidin . The book told of the real accounts from pilots who have experienced flight anomalies.
The regional airliner was climbing past 9,000 feet when its compasses went haywire, leading pilots several miles off course until a flight attendant persuaded a passenger in row 9 to switch off an Apple Inc.
As the debate over use of portable electronics during takeoff and landing of commercial flights rages on, details of a 2011 incident suggest that an iPhone may have caused interference with the flight equipment on a regional airliner.
Passenger traffic at Huntsville International Airport fell 14 percent in April over last year, causing year-to-date passenger totals to be 7 percent below the airportA A A s projections for fiscal year 2013, according to a report by the Huntsville-Madison County Airport Authority.