70 Finches Seized by Customs Officials at Airport

Nothing like a brazen attempt at smuggling exotic birds.

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The Foldable Drone Could Be Perfect for Rescues
It's a superpower that could let it explore disaster sites with ease…
MH370 Might Have Crashed Here

A new mathematical model narrows down the search area significantly.

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How to Book Cheap Flights
Use these tips to get the best deals on airline travel, with the lea…
The Long, Strange History of the Electric Wind

A plane without moving parts isn’t even the half of it.

Evacuation process for victims of Lion Air JT610 plane crash in Indonesia
If the Lion Air Jet Was "Unairworthy," Then Why Was It Allowed To Fly?

As more details emerge of faulty sensors, questions arise: Should the plane have been allowed to fly?

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Lion Air Pilots Tried to Override Technical Glitch Before Fatal Crash

Pilots reportedly made over two dozen attempts to get the plane flying correctly.

Watch This Flexible Drone Flap Its Wings Like a Pterodactyl

It wobbles in turbulence, instead of breaking apart.

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A Sleeping Pilot Accidentally Flew 29 Miles Past Intended Destination

Air traffic controllers woke him up, thankfully.

Lockheed Martin Has Started Building NASA's X-59 Experimental Supersonic Jet

The X-59 is about as loud as a car door slamming when it breaks the sound barrier.

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Meet the Odysseus, the Solar-Powered Aircraft That Can Fly for Months

It's got a 243-foot wingspan decked out with solar panels.

Boeing Reportedly Failed to Provide Key Safety Info to Pilots Before Lion Air Crash

Pilots claim in separate reports that Boeing failed to provide safety disclosures that might have prevented the disaster.

A Sensor Was Replaced One Day Before Lion Air Flight JH 610 Crashed
Mounting evidence that something was very wrong with the sensors on board the Boeing 737 MAX and the flight information being sent to t…
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Lion Air 610 Had the Same Problem Four Flights in a Row Before It Crashed

The plane's glitch on a flight the previous day may be more worrisome than we were led to believe.

Lion Air Flight Crashes Into Sea Off Jakarta
How Could a Brand New Boeing Jet Crash Without Warning?

Troubling questions about the crash of Lion Air Flight 160.

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Here's What a Drone Collision Would Do to an Airplane Wing

Drones can do significantly more damage than bird strikes.