Emirates Is Parking an Airplane a Day Because It Doesn’t Have Enough Pilots

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Kim Jong Un may not have an airplane capable of taking him to meet Trump — and it could get ’embarrassing’

REUTERS/Damir Sagolj North Korean leader Kim Jong Un and President Donald Trump are poised to meet for the first time. Although details of the specific time and location of the summit are unclear, an international destination could pose a problem for Kim. Some experts believe North Korea’s aircraft may not be able to handle a […]

Inside the First-Ever Embraer E2 Jet, The World’s Newest Passenger Airplane

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The Best Airplane Seats on Display at the World’s Largest Tourism Trade Fair

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The world’s largest airplane may launch a new space shuttle into orbit

Enlarge / The Stratolaunch aircraft has a wingspan of 117 meters. (credit: Stratolaunch Systems Corp.) As Stratolaunch Systems Corp. has rolled its super-massive aircraft out of the hangar during the last year and performed some ground-based tests, there has been one big unanswered question—what is the purpose of building the largest airplane in the world? […]

WATCH: Shocking moment a fire breaks out in the overhead storage of an airplane

Mobile phone video footage has emerged of a bag on fire, billowing with smoke in the overhead locker of a China Southern Airlines plane. During the short clip, a flight attendant is seen hurrying to put out the fire, dousing the luggage with a bottle of water. An alarmed passenger steps in, throwing a bottle […]

Airbus Is Building an Airplane No One Wants

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PowerUp releases its phone-controlled paper airplane

PowerUp first previewed its smartphone-controlled paper airplane back in 2014, but now it’s finally available to everyone. The startup has announced that a retail version of its Dart aircraft will ship in February, and is running a pre-order campaign for barebones (just the propeller module and two templates) and standard (wheels and Japanese aerobatic papers) […]

Some Day, You Could Fly on a Boeing-Embraer Airplane

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