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After 33 Years, Team Wins Human-Powered Flight Contest
The winners of the Igor I. Sikorsky Human Powered Helicopter Competition will take home $250,000 and some serious bragging rights.
How I Tried Turning My Off-The-Shelf Drone Into A Weapon
The unregulated, slightly terrifying frontier of personal flight
A Visualization Of What Went Wrong On Asiana Flight 214
In short: a steep approach, short of the runway.
A Short History Of The Flying Car
Because, seriously, what's the hold up?
The Future Of Flight: 3-D Printed Planes
NASA, Boeing, and others are using 3-D printed parts in their aircraft. Next up? A printable private jet.
The Future Of Flight: Planes That Never Need To Land
Perpetual flight is going, so get ready for planes that just keep going and going and going...
The Future Of Flight: Swarms Will Dominate The Sky
Coordinated swarms of drones could pollinate crops, monitor traffic, and more.
The Future Of Flight: Helicopters Will Fly Like Airplanes
Two new programs are coming to improve the U.S. Vertical Takeoff and Landing (VTOL) fleet.
Where Edward Snowden Could Fly Without Getting Hauled Back To The U.S. [Infographic]
Snowden, wherever he is, probably wants to avoid countries that have extradition treaties with the U.S.
These Beautiful Maps Of Flights Around The World Look Like Abstract Art
London sure looks pretty--and busy