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Oct 30, 2017
Non-stop Air India flights to the US to get additional security measures for electronic devicesA senior security officer said that due to some changes in the US rules, personal electronic devices have to undergo the electronic trace detection.
Sep 26, 2017
Aircraft makes emergency landing at California's Fresno-Yosemite airport after smoke fills passenger cabinSmoke filled the cabin of an Allegiant Air jet after it landed at a California airport on Monday, forcing coughing passengers to cover their faces with shirts and firefighters to board the plane
Jun 21, 2017
Trump to discuss wireless technology and drones with tech executivesThe Trump administration still is considering whether to allow a sweeping expansion in drone use for purposes such as deliveries where aircraft would fly beyond the sight of an operator.
Apr 18, 2017
Air India may penalise pax for delays: How US levies huge fines to avoid misconduct in skiesWill Air India finally be able to extract large sums from passengers who are unable to control their anger in the skies?
Apr 12, 2017
Boeing has hired Norsk Titanium AS to 3D print titanium parts; to save $2-3 million off each planeBoeing Co hired Norsk Titanium AS to print the first structural titanium parts for its 787 Dreamliner.
Dec 09, 2016
SpaceX delays launch until January as the company did not receive license to fly from FAAElon Musk's SpaceX has been forced to delay the return of its rockets to flight until January as an investigation continues into a launch pad explosion earlier this year, the tech billionaire' s company said on Wednesday.
Sep 28, 2016
Air traffic controllers, airline pilots soon to switch to text communicationsAirline pilots and air traffic controllers are on schedule to switch to text communications at most of the nation's busiest airports by the end of the year, a milestone that holds the potential to reduce delays, prevent errors and save billions of dollars in fuel cost, says the Federal Aviation Administration.
Sep 17, 2016
FAA contemplating whether millions of drones will fill skiesSo many people are registering drones and applying for drone pilot licenses that federal aviation officials said Friday they are contemplating the possibility of millions of unmanned aircraft crowding the nation's skies in the not-too-distant future.
Sep 10, 2016
SpaceX blast 'most difficult, complex failure' says Elon MuskSpaceX founder and chief Elon Musk said on Friday he was unsure why one of the company’s Falcon rockets burst into flames on its Florida launch pad last week, destroying both the rocket and an Israeli communications satellite it was due to lift into orbit.
Sep 09, 2016
FAA warns air passengers against turning on their Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phonesAirline passengers should not turn on or charge their Samsung Electronics Co Ltd Galaxy Note 7 smartphones during flights or stow them in checked baggage due to concerns over the phone's fire-prone batteries, the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said.