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MH370 Could Be In Underwater Mountain Range 'The Size Of The Rockies'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.03.2014 | UK

The ill-fated MH360 plane appears to be lost in one of the most remote places on earth, in an underwater mountain range of similar size to the Rockies...

This Guy Is The First Person To Pay To Fly In Bitcoin

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 05.02.2014 | UK

Belgian tech entrepreneur Olivier Janssens has become the first person to pay to fly in the digital currency Bitcoin. Janssens, who is himself a mi...

Man To Be Sentenced For Slapping a Child on Its Face During A Flight

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A man who hit a crying toddler on a plane is due to be sentenced this week. In October, Joe Rickey Hundley pleaded guilty to slapping a 19-month o...

BA Now Lets You Play 'Angry Birds' During Takeoff And Landing

Huffington Post UK | Posted 19.12.2013 | UK Tech

British Airways has become the first European airline to allow electronic devices to be used during takeoff and landing. Following the decision by ...

WATCH: Eagle Strapped To GoPro Films Amazing Flight

Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.11.2013 | UK Tech

The recent BBC series Earthflight caught some amazing footage of birds in flight. But there's something about this apparently home-made video of an ea...

The Hidden Beauty of Air Travel

George Gabriel | Posted 14.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education
George Gabriel

Without a care in the world, we all carry our luggage onto our next destination in search of something greater. As we leave the terminal to continue our own journeys, a new story passes us on its way to check in.

American Airlines Apologises To Breastfeeding Mother Following 'Nurse In' Protest

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle

American Airlines has apologised to a woman who complained that a flight attendant told her to 'cover up' while breastfeeding her child on a flight, f...

Father Builds Functional Boeing 737 Simulator In Son's Bedroom

Huffington Post UK | Posted 28.09.2013 | UK Tech

A French father has built a fully-functional Boeing 737 simulator in his son's bedroom. Gizmodo reports via the French publication Sud Ouest that Laur...

PICS: Would You Ride This Flying Bike To Work?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 12.08.2013 | UK Tech

No matter how many blue cycle lanes you paint on the road, cycling in cities is always going to have a certain amount of risk attached. So why not ...

Heathrow Fire Drama Hits The Great Bank Holiday Getaway

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.05.2013 | UK

Thousands of holidaymakers face delays and frustration after an engine fire aboard a British Airways plane forced the cancellation of all its short ha...

PICTURES: BA Plane Makes Emergency Landing At Heathrow

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.05.2013 | UK

SEE ALSO: RAF Fighter Jets 'Escort Pakistan Plane From Manchester To Stansted Airports After Incident On Board' Both runways at Heathrow airport ha...

WATCH: Vertical Take-Off Flying Car

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 07.05.2013 | UK Tech

Whether you grew up with 'The Jetsons' or 'Back To The Future', part of any child's vision of the future included cruising to work in your very own fl...

'Zero Fuel' Plane Begins Landmark Journey Across USA

Huffington Post UK | Posted 03.07.2013 | UK Tech

The first attempt to cross the United States in a solar powered plane has begun. The Solar Impulse plane has a wingspan of 63 metres - as big as an...

My Oscar Shortcomings

Michael P. Clarkson | Posted 28.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Michael P. Clarkson

As a "writer" and self-professed film lover I had never actually watched an Academy Awards ceremony - or that many Academy Award nominated films. The horrible truth of it all is that I'm very much at home with crap films - I ENJOY them.

Film Review: Flight - Denzel Washington's Perfect Landing

Jeffrey Winston Aidoo | Posted 30.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jeffrey Winston Aidoo

Flight's shining light is without a doubt Denzel Washington, an actor who never fails to deliver an amazing performance.

PICTURES: Denzel 'Thrilled' By Oscar Nod

PA | Posted 18.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

Denzel Washington said his Oscar nomination was a "thrill" as he premiered his new film 'Flight'. The 58-year-old - who has won twice for his roles...

Nasa Unveils Radical Passenger Jet

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 17.10.2012 | UK Tech

Nasa has revealed a startling image of a radical passenger plane it is currently testing in America. The design is a concept of a plane which could...

Best Window Seat Views Ever?

The Huffington Post | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 14.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle

It's the one view that always takes your breath away. The moment after take-off, when the depressing landscape of the airport melts away and is replac...

The Definitive Guide to Blagging a First Class Flight Upgrade

Simon Goddard | Posted 13.11.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Simon Goddard

Ah, first class. We've all experienced this, walking off a long haul flight, you get lead through the business or first class section of the plane, and marvelled at the bigger (and reclining!) seats, complimentary (and now empty!) champagne flutes and futuristic digital entertainment systems.

Planes Could Fly In Formation 'Like Birds' To Reduce Fuel Use

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 05.11.2012 | UK Tech

Passenger aircraft flying in formation like birds could be a feature of aviation in the second half of this century, it was revealed on Thursday. F...

Could E-Readers Soon Be Allowed During Take-Off?

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 28.10.2012 | UK Tech

Rules about what devices can be used on planes - and when - could be shaken up sooner than you think. Being forced to turn off your electronics bef...

Hypersonic Jet Test Fails

Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.08.2012 | UK Tech

The trial flight of a new hypersonic plane which could have eventually led to 60 minute flights from London to New York failed miserably after the exp...

New York To London In An Hour? Nasa To Test Revolutionary Jet

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 13.10.2012 | UK Tech

The US military will test a new hypersonic plane on Tuesday which could eventually lead to flights from London to New York lasting just 60 minutes. ...

World-Record Flight For Human-Powered Helicopter

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.08.2012 | UK Tech

The dream of human-powered flight - as opposed to the similar but critically different dream of falling in style - has come one step closer to reality...

Supersonic Executive Jets To Be Announced At Farnborough Air Show

Huffington Post UK | Michael Rundle | Posted 25.08.2012 | UK Tech

Amazing new concepts for a 'successor' to the Concorde supersonic passenger jet are being developed by a group of companies working with Nasa scientis...