Feds shut down self-driving school bus pilot in Florida

Enlarge (credit: Transdev) The Trump administration has taken a hands-off approach to regulating self-driving cars, but on Friday federal regulators decided that one self-driving car project had gone too far. In a sharply-worded statement, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said it has ordered the French transportation company Transdev to stop transporting schoolchildren in a […]

‘Happy New Year, Colin Burstead’ Review: Ben Wheatley’s Dysfunctional Family Drama Feels More Like a TV Pilot Than a Film [Festival du Nouveau Cinéma]

It’s the tried and true experiment: stick a dysfunctional family in a big house for a day and see what happens. When done well, it can be a like a cathartic claustrophobic symphony. But Ben Wheatley‘s Happy New Year, Colin Burstead doesn’t pack a punch. This particular story of family dysfunction is set in the […]

Pilot Jumps Off Plane To Do The Shiggy Dance Challenge

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2019 Honda Pilot First Drive Review | An original freshens up

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Honda,First Drives,Crossover,SUV Out-vans the vans, without standing out Continue reading 2019 Honda Pilot First Drive Review | An original freshens up 2019 Honda Pilot First Drive Review | An original freshens up originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 21 Aug 2018 00:01:00 EDT. Please see our terms for […]

An airline pilot explains how difficult it would be to steal a plane

Youtube/Handout via REUTERS Horizon Air employee Richard Russell stole one of the airline’s Bombardier Q400 aircraft on Friday. Russell took the plane on an hour-long flight before crashing. Airline pilot Patrick Smith of AskThePilot.com  said concern over the security threat posed by airline employees is overblown. Editor’s note: Patrick Smith is a commercial airline pilot who […]

The Air Force wants to fight its severe pilot shortage with a special career path for fliers

(US Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Jensen Stidham) The head of Air Mobility Command says he keeps asking himself what he got the US Air Force into after working with the service to launch the Aviator Technical Track program. But Gen. Carlton Everhart is betting that the experimental program will have more benefits than costs at […]

Waymo pilot program shows how self-driving cars could boost transit

Enlarge / One of the earliest families in Waymo’s public trial in Phoenix poses with a Waymo minivan. (credit: Waymo) Waymo is about to launch a pilot program to explore how self-driving cars can be used in combination with public transit, the Google self-driving car unit announced on Tuesday. Starting in August, employees of Valley Metro, […]

Ryanair flights: Full list of cancelled flights due to 24 hour pilot strike

Ryanair pilots are to strike from today for 24 hours, affecting thousands of passengers. For the duration of the day (12 July) pilots will strike over disagreements on seniority and promotions after 99 per cent supported the action according to pilot union Forsa. Ryanair has refuted the claim and state only 27 per cent supported […]

Ryanair flights: Airline to meet pilot union as strike threatens thousands on Thursday

Ryanair has agreed to meet to prevent the 24-hour strike taking place later this week. The location of the meeting point is yet to be determined although is hoped to be a neutral space. Fórsa confirmed in a statement that the “location of the meeting would remain confidential,” according to Independent.ie. Pilots are striking for […]

Adam Devine Joins Danny McBride's Righteous New HBO Comedy Pilot

Call it Devine intervention: Adam Devine (Workaholics, Modern Family) has joined the cast of’s HBO’s religiously-tinged comedy pilot Righteous Gemstones, which hails from Eastbound & Down/Vice Principals auteur Danny McBride. In the potential series, McBride stars as Jesse Gemstone, the eldest son and “heir to the throne” of a world-famous televangelist family “with a long tradition of deviance, greed, […]