What It's Like to Fly in Delta's New Suites

It's amazing what one little sliding door can do.

A MH370 poster seen at the 4th Annual MH370 Remembrance...
The Search for MH370 Is (Officially) Over
There are plenty of crackpot theories about the airlines that's been…
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Emirates Wants Planes Without Windows
So far, virtual windows have been a hit. But is world ready for a pl…
Airbus A380s Are Starting to Be Stripped For Parts
Ten years after introduction, two of the giant airliners just can't …
Plane Tries to Escape Hail Storm From Hell
Combining weather map with flight tracking reveals the rambling path…
Passenger Plane Makes Emergency Landing After Hail Smashes Windscreen and Destroys Nose

American Airlines flight 1897 was forced to divert to El Paso after the aircraft was damaged in a heavy storm over New Mexico.

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Boeing 787 Dreamliner Pilot crew rest
Where Pilots and Flight Attendants Sleep on Long Flights

The part of the plane passengers never see.

Boeing's Wild Folding Wingtips Are One Step Closer to Reality

The FAA has cleared the "special conditions" whipped up from scratch for the novel wings.

Plane Crash in Cuba Leaves Over 100 Dead

Early reports place the blame on aging aircraft.

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The Blown Engine on Southwest Flight 1380 Suffered "Tooth Decay"

Mechanics say the engines wore down from sucking up debris on frequent takeoffs and landings.

Airlines Race To Inspect the Engine That Went Wrong on Southwest Flight 1380

Southwest had to delay and cancel lots of Monday flights to check on its planes.

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Southwest Airlines Sought More Time for Engine Inspections
The airline opposed a recommendation by the engine manufacturer to require ultrasonic inspections of certain fan blades within 12 month…
What Actually Happens When a Plane Loses an Engine

When an airliner suffers an engine failure, like what happened yesterday to Southwest Flight 1380, this is what's supposed to occur.

What We Already Know About the Southwest Airlines Engine That Failed

A jet equipped with one of these engines takes off somewhere in the world about every two minutes.

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Pilot Who Landed Southwest Flight Was One of the First Women to Fly an F/A-18

Tammie Jo Shults’ performance under pressure may have saved lives.

Design Firm Wants to Make Air Travel More Dehumanizing Than Ever

The "Skyrider 2.0" design was unveiled at the Airliners Interiors Expo in Hamburg, Germany.

Southwest Flight Makes Emergency Landing After Windows Tears Open

News helicopter footage showed damage to the left engine of the plane and the tarmac covered with firefighter foam.

Air Force Thunderbirds Pilot Dies in Nevada F-16 Crash

The jet went down during a routine aerial demonstration training flight.

High Winds Cause Hangar Collapse in Houston

Authorities say the wind appears to have caused the hangar at a private terminal to disintegrate.

A Software Failure Just Delayed Half of All Flights in Europe

During the outage, airports were limited to 10 departures per hour.

Pilot Dumps 30 Tons of Fuel for Life-Saving Emergency Landing

The plane was too heavy to make a landing at the nearest runway without dropping serious weight.

First Boeing 787-10 Dreamliner Is Entering Service

The newest and biggest Dreamliner was delivered to Singapore Airlines.

United Gives $10,000 Travel Voucher to 'Bumped' Passenger
United raised the amount airport employees could pay a bumped passenger to $10,000 last year after criticism over the violent dragging …
High Winds Turn Flight Into Nightmare Pukefest

"Pretty much everyone on the plane threw up."

Key Lawmaker Gives Up on Privatizing Air Traffic Control

That's a setback for airlines which lobbied for a private, non-profit company run by aviation interests.

Passenger Facing Charges For Opening Plane's Emergency Door on Runway

He was detained by airline staff and police moments after he reached the tarmac