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This Tiny Shuttle Needs A Massive Plane To Fly

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.10.2014 | UK Tech

The Sierra Nevada Corporation behind the Dream Chaser shuttle has unveiled its rather unique delivery system: a massive plane which would 'piggyback' ...

NASA Puts Human Spaceflight On Hold Again

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK Tech

NASA has had to put its human spaceflight program on hold as one of the unsuccessful bidders has put forward a formal complaint of the selection proce...

US Navy Tests Massive New Drone

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 19.09.2014 | UK Tech

This is the Northrop Grumman MQ-4C Triton Unmanned Aircraft System, or Triton. It's the US Navy's replacement for its fleet of surveillance aircraft. ...

Go To The Space Station For $50m

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Tech

Boeing has announced that its Crew Space Transport will have room for a space tourist who'll be able to visit the International Space Station for the ...

NASA's New Manned Spacecraft Are Incredibly Cool. And Cheap.

The Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Tech

NASA has announced the two companies that will help it blast American astronauts back into space. Currently NASA relies on ageing Russian Soyuz cap...

Ryanair To Give Passengers 'Extra Leg Room'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK

Low-fare airline Ryanair is to become the launch customer of a new plane with more leg room in a deal that could be worth as much as £13.6 billion. T...

New Giant Laser Cannon Operated Through An Xbox Controller

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 08.09.2014 | UK Tech

Boeing has spent the last 10 years working on a giant laser cannon for the U.S. Army. Well now the company has confirmed that its latest and final ver...

Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 Passenger Published Video On Board Doomed Jet Before Take Off

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 18.07.2014 | UK

Footage reportedly filmed by a passenger on board Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 moments before take-off has emerged. The 14-second clip was upload...

LOOK: A Plane Crash That Never Quite Got Off The Ground...

Huffington Post UK | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK

This was the bizarre scene on a Montana riverbank after a train derailed, sending three Boeing 737 fuselages sliding into the water. The 19-car fr...

Video Shows Moment Two Jets ALMOST Crash

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK Tech

Passengers on a flight into Barcelona this weekend were given a nasty surprise when their plane had to make an emergency climb after another plane tax...

NASA Will Make Supersonic Jets A Reality (Again)

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.06.2014 | UK Tech

NASA scientists are working on the next-generation of supersonic jets, that hopefully will one day carry passengers. Ever since Concorde was decomm...

Flight MH370 - Theories...Theories...And Yet More Theories (but no facts)

Navjot Singh | Posted 30.05.2014 | UK
Navjot Singh

Until concrete evidence is presented, I, like many others, believe that we should not label the pilots on that plane as terrorists, suicidal, hijackers, or anything else negative...but as heroes who were frantically trying to get the plane safely back on the ground but could not do so.

The West Versus the Middle East: The Battle in the Sky

Ritwik Deo | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK
Ritwik Deo

Airports speak volumes. Like tea leaves in porcelain cups; airports and airlines can reveal much about their parent country's fortunes.

What's Missing From This Picture?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK Tech

Spot anything unusual about this plane? Boeing have revealed the next step in pilot training by successfully flying a pilotless Lockheed Martin F-1...

LOOK: Boeing's New Space Capsule

Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Tech

You may be used to Boeing jetting you off across the world but now the company is aiming to take people into space. The company unveiled a full-siz...

Jessica Elgot

Investigators Probe Fire On Heathrow Plane

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 13.07.2013 | UK

Heathrow passengers will face more disruption and misery on Saturday, the airport warned, as investigators attempt to uncover the cause of a mysteriou...

Why Has A Top Secret US Military Craft Been In Space For Five Months?

Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.05.2013 | UK Tech

A top-secret robotic space plane owned by the US military and with an unidentified payload and mission has now been in orbit above Earth for five mont...

Is This The Future Of Commercial Flight?

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK Tech

Boeing and Nasa are hailing a new generation of quieter and more fuel efficient aircraft after the completion of eight months successfully testing the...

US Military's Mysterious Robotic Space Plane Marks Two Months In Orbit

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.04.2013 | UK Tech

The US military has had a robotic space plane in orbit around Earth since December - and no one knows what it's doing. The US Air Force's X-37B spa...

US Military's Mysterious Robotic Space Plane Marks Two Months In Orbit

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 23.04.2013 | UK Tech

The US military has had a robotic space plane in orbit around Earth since December - and no one knows what it's doing. The US Air Force's X-37B spa...

Battery Problems Ruled Out For Faulty Dreamliners

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Thomas | Posted 10.05.2013 | UK

Faulty batteries were not to blame for the problems experienced by Boeing's 787 Dreamliners, according to Japanese safety inspectors. Japan's trans...

Is Boeing Big Enough to Say It's Wrong... Or Is It Too Big to Do So?

Jane Sparrow | Posted 29.03.2013 | UK
Jane Sparrow

"We stand behind its overall integrity" declares the official statement from Boeing regarding the grounding of its fleet of 787s. This brings images to my mind of 'Chemical Ali' - the Iraqi minister who declared that they were winning the war, as Baghdad burnt behind him.

America And Europe Ground Boeing 787 Liner (But The Dream's Not Dead)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.01.2013 | UK

Almost all airlines have grounded all Boeing 787 Dreamliners after a series of technical faults with the new aircraft, including electrical fires, bat...

Japanese Airlines Ground Dreamliners After Six Injured In Battery Fault

Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK

Japan's two biggest airlines have grounded all their Boeing 787 Dreamliners after another of the new planes suffered a fault and was forced to make an...

Third Dreamliner Flight Cancelled After 'Brake Problems'

Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.01.2013 | UK

A brake problem on a Boeing 787 Dreamliner has caused the cancellation of an All Nippon Airways flight in Japan, the third fault detected on the jet i...