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1 hr ago | WHTC
U.S. safety investigators are looking closely at whether an over-reliance on autopilot systems in modern aircraft has degraded human flying skills, increasing the risk of accidents.
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2 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com
Former American Airlines chief executive Tom Horton will receive almost $17 million in cash and stock compensation for guiding the carrier through its two-year bankruptcy which ended with Monday's merger with US Airways.
7 hrs ago | Daily Home
Bob Crisp/The Daily Home The council held a phone conference with Keafur Grimes, program manager with the Federal Aviation Administration, to answer questions concerning the possible removal of 10 acres erroneously included in the city's Airport Layout Plan that is actually owned by the Industrial Development Board.
11 hrs ago | FOX Carolina
The last thing he said he remembered was taking off his hat and dozing in his window seat near the back of the airplane.
11 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider
Workers at New York's JFK Airport have been given orders to shoot to kill any snowy owls they see, according to NBC 4 New York .
12 hrs ago | The Lebanon Daily News
The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating what caused a GoJet Airlines plane to slide off a taxiway at Lambert St. Louis International Airport.
16 hrs ago | The Miami Herald
PALM SPRINGS, Calif. _ In the courtyard of Palm Springs International Airport, Irene Dignon leans back in her chair, soaking up the sun at an open-air wine bar as she waits to begin a trip back to Scotland.
20 hrs ago | KOB-TV
A single-engine plane crashed Sunday morning in a canyon about a mile south of the Los Alamos Airport.
Two people are dead after a small plane crashed into a retention pond in the Sutton Lakes subdivision on Sunday.
A frigid winter storm that left hundreds of thousands of people without power in the Southeastern United States was pushing up the East Coast on Sunday, with snow and ice threatening to snarl road travel and force another round of airline cancellations.
Where can you fly a drone? As long as you're not doing it for business purposes, there are very few rules.
Moreover, it doesn't appear that reduced defense spending will end anytime soon.
George Galo served in Vietnam in 1968. He took his first solo flight Dec. 8, 1963, in Chesapeake, flew helicopters in Vietnam and was in charge of the FAA investigation into the 9/11 Pentagon attack.
The Amazon Prime Air service, revealed by CEO Jeff Bezos last night on 60 Minutes , promises delivery in 30 minutes or less, perhaps even within two years.
She sat in the cockpit of the small, single-engine Cherokee Arrow airplane and stared at the dashboard controls before glancing out the window.
By now most of us appreciate Amazon.com's delivery-by-drone scheme for what it was -- a brilliant publicity stunt timed perfectly with the Internet's biggest shopping day, Cyber Monday.
U.S. Rep. Mike Quigley says the Silent Skies Act would require aviation companies to phase in quieter planes faster than they're doing.