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iPad Flight Manuals Coming to a Paperless Cockpit Near You
Despite using advanced technology that lets planes practically fly themselves, airline pilots are still bogged down by a lingering 20th-century...
FYI: Could A Layperson Land A Jumbo Jet?
Possibly, but only with a lot of luck and some autopilot assistance. Amateurs have landed smaller private planes after the...
Just In Time For Spring Break, Water-Powered Jetpack Finally Goes On Sale
Waterskiing is so passé. This summer, you’ll be able to fly with Raymond Li’s water-powered jetpack, which is going on...
Video: Canadian Student Becomes First Human to Fly Under Own Power, By Flapping Wings
Ornithopter makes majestic, record-setting flight
The 10 Best Jobs Of The Future
Jobs may be scarce today, but if current trends hold, pretty soon there will be plenty of fun, lucrative gigs....
Manned and Unmanned Helicopters Most Efficient When Working Together
Flying alongside drones might seem a bit strange for U.S. Army chopper pilots, but it has major payoffs. The U.S....
Point. Click. Kill: Inside The Air Force’s Frantic Unmanned Reinvention
The age of remote-control warfare isn't coming--it's here, and not even the Air Force, which made it happen, is entirely prepared. Here, a firsthand look at the struggle to train thousands of drone pilots virtually overnight
Air Force Reserve Pilot Sets World Record
6,000 hours in an F-16 Fighting Falcon . . . and counting
American Airlines’ Own Pilots to Protest Recent Mismanagement
After hundreds of cancellations last week due to safety concerns, AA's pilots take action
Eclipse Aviation founder Vern Raburn brings the corporate jet to the masses