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Recent Boeing 737 MAX Crashes May Be the Result of a Single Faulty Sensor

RECENT BOEING 737 MAX CRASHES MAY BE THE RESULT OF A SINGLE FAULTY SENSOR

Last week, Boeing 737 MAX aircraft were grounded all over the world following two highly-publicized crashes, one an Ethiopian Airlines...

Brand-New Boeing 737s Grounded Amid Safety Fears: What We Know So Far

BRAND-NEW BOEING 737S GROUNDED AMID SAFETY FEARS: WHAT WE KNOW SO FAR

On Sunday, an Ethiopian Airlines plane crashed after taking off from Addis Ababa, killing all 157 people aboard. The plane was a 737...

 
 
 
Flights to LaGuardia Halted Due to Air Traffic Control Staffing Shortages

FLIGHTS TO LAGUARDIA HALTED DUE TO AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL STAFFING SHORTAGES

The Federal Aviation Administration has reportedly halted flights into LaGuardia Airport because of air traffic control staffing shortages....

How the Soviet Union Once Built the Noisiest Airliner in the World out of a Nuclear Bomber

HOW THE SOVIET UNION ONCE BUILT THE NOISIEST AIRLINER IN THE WORLD OUT OF A NUCLEAR BOMBER

It's the 1950s, and you're the Soviet Union. Your deepest rivals, the Americans and their corporations, are all preparing the latest...

 
 
 
Delta: Sorry, Sir, That You Sat in Dog Shit

DELTA: SORRY, SIR, THAT YOU SAT IN DOG SHIT

There are a few things I expect from a flight crew upon boarding. Knocking the shit off the seats before takeoff is definitely one...

Watch This Plane Safely Make an Emergency Landing in the Middle of an Active Interstate

WATCH THIS PLANE SAFELY MAKE AN EMERGENCY LANDING IN THE MIDDLE OF AN ACTIVE INTERSTATE

What is it about California and planes suffering mechanical failure only to land in the middle of a highway? It seems like Cali is...

 
 
 
A Southwest Flight Made an Emergency Landing After an In-Flight Case of Non-Consensual Footsie Got Out of Hand

A SOUTHWEST FLIGHT MADE AN EMERGENCY LANDING AFTER AN IN-FLIGHT CASE OF NON-CONSENSUAL FOOTSIE GOT OUT OF HAND

If you've ever flown before, you know the feeling: as you hunt down your seat, you're hoping and praying that the person next to you...

Boeing 737 Flies Through Brick Wall, Smashes Tower on Takeoff, Keeps On Flying

BOEING 737 FLIES THROUGH BRICK WALL, SMASHES TOWER ON TAKEOFF, KEEPS ON FLYING

On most flights I've been on, everything gets held up even if something as minor as the latch that holds the rolling trash-dolly in...

 
 
 
Local Boaters in Micronesia Save All Passengers From Plane Crash

LOCAL BOATERS IN MICRONESIA SAVE ALL PASSENGERS FROM PLANE CRASH

Early this morning an Air Niugini Boeing 737 overshot the runway coming into Chuuk Island in Micronesia, and ended up crash-landing...

Which 8 Movies Would You Watch On That 19 Hour Flight From Singapore?

WHICH 8 MOVIES WOULD YOU WATCH ON THAT 19 HOUR FLIGHT FROM SINGAPORE?

Starting on October 11, Singapore Airlines will be flying a direct flight from Singapore to Newark. The 9,537 miles flown non-stop...

 
 
 
Burning Man's Boeing 747 Is Stuck in the Nevada Desert

BURNING MAN'S BOEING 747 IS STUCK IN THE NEVADA DESERT

Burning Man , the community event that takes over the Black Rock Desert in Nevada for a week every year, has broken its number one...

Aeromexico Flight Crashes Shortly After Takeoff, 101 Aboard Reportedly Survive

AEROMEXICO FLIGHT CRASHES SHORTLY AFTER TAKEOFF, 101 ABOARD REPORTEDLY SURVIVE

An Aeromexico flight has crashed shortly after takeoff from Durango International Airport in Mexico. Mexican Secretary of Communications...

 
 
 
London's Heathrow Airport Sometimes Hosts 'Ghost Flights' With No One on Them

LONDON'S HEATHROW AIRPORT SOMETIMES HOSTS 'GHOST FLIGHTS' WITH NO ONE ON THEM

Six times per week, an empty plane used to fly from London's Heathrow Airport to Cardiff, Wales. The next day, the plane would make...

New HondaJet Has A Toilet With Seat Belts, Other Lesser Improvements

NEW HONDAJET HAS A TOILET WITH SEAT BELTS, OTHER LESSER IMPROVEMENTS

Honda's line of private jets have always been technological marvels, and their latest revision is no exception. The new HondaJet Elite...

 
 
 
The Pilot Who Saved That Southwest Flight Is A Badass

THE PILOT WHO SAVED THAT SOUTHWEST FLIGHT IS A BADASS

Tammie Jo Shults, reportedly one of the pilots responsible for landing the Southwest Airlines flight 1380 that experienced an engine...

Dog Dies On United Flight After Flight Attendant Forces Him To Ride In Overhead Compartment

DOG DIES ON UNITED FLIGHT AFTER FLIGHT ATTENDANT FORCES HIM TO RIDE IN OVERHEAD COMPARTMENT

If you have a dog, or just love dogs, this story may be hard to read, because it's all about a cruel, idiotic decision that resulted...

 
 
 
Airlines Are Phasing Out Seat-Back Entertainment Screens Because We Bring Enough Screens With Us

AIRLINES ARE PHASING OUT SEAT-BACK ENTERTAINMENT SCREENS BECAUSE WE BRING ENOUGH SCREENS WITH US

The days of squeezing into an airplane and being greeted by the photo of an unnaturally happy flight attendant who never breaks a stare-instead...

Comment Of The Day: The Screens We Need Edition

COMMENT OF THE DAY: THE SCREENS WE NEED EDITION

If you spent your holiday break consuming season after season of Black Mirror , you might be celebrating major airlines phasing out...

 
 
 
Power Outage Shuts Down America's Busiest Airport

POWER OUTAGE SHUTS DOWN AMERICA'S BUSIEST AIRPORT

The Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta Airport experienced a power outage around 1:00 p.m. ET Sunday afternoon, stranding thousands of travelers...

Trump Scraps Rules Forcing Airliners To Disclose Baggage Fees

TRUMP SCRAPS RULES FORCING AIRLINERS TO DISCLOSE BAGGAGE FEES

In January, the Obama-era U.S. Department of Transportation laid out a proposal that would've required airlines and ticket agencies...