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Would You Fly on an AI-Backed Plane Without a Pilot?

Autopilots already fly commercial jetliners by themselves, but pilots still have to make decisions about how to program them. Boeing wants to change that.

Tom Brant

Laptop Ban Expansion Could Include Domestic Flights

As well as domestic flights, dozens of airports across Europe, the Middle East and Africa are also under consideration by Homeland Security.

Get a First Look at the World's Largest Airplane

With fuel, the Stratolaunch weighs up to 1.3 million pounds.

Rose Leadem

Uber Unveils Personal Airplane Design and Plans Tests in 2020

The electric plane will be able to take off and land vertically, and Uber hopes to have a fleet of 50 ready for testing in Dallas and Dubai by 2020.

Tom Brant

Check Out This Futuristic Approach to Air Travel

Fuel efficiency is just one of the potential advantages of this low-maintenance concept jet.

Amazon Flexes Muscle in Air Cargo Space in its Bid for Rapid Delivery

Expanding into transportation, from trucks to planes, is one of Amazon's most important endeavors as it strives to lure new customers.

Reuters

Replacement Samsung Note 7 Phone Emits Smoke on Plane

The world's largest smartphone maker announced a global recall of at least 2.5 million of its flagship Note 7 smartphones in 10 markets last month due to faulty batteries causing some phones to catch fire.

Reuters

5 Ways to Save Time and Money on Business Travel

With the increasing number of flight delays and cancellations today, it's important for companies and travelers to reduce potential risks.

Rose Leadem

Joe Sutter, Father of the 747, Dies at 95

Sutter and his team became known as 'The Incredibles' at Boeing.

Reuters

Here Is Amazon's First Prime Airplane 'Amazon One'

Amazon Boeing 767-300 jet is part of what will eventually become a fleet of 40 planes, transporting cargo between Amazon's distribution centers for delivery to customers.

Ritu Kochar

Microsoft Co-Founder Paul Allen's Space Company Nears Debut of World's Biggest Plane

Allen's move coincides with a surge of new businesses planning to sell internet access, Earth imagery, climate data and other services from networks of hundreds of satellites in low-altitude orbits around Earth.

Reuters