Aviation

They'll book longer flights for a better wine list. Meet the oeno-fliers

They'll book longer flights for a better wine list. Meet the oeno-fliers

For some travelers, it's not the route the airline flies that matters, but the brand of champagne it serves
Opinion: Carry-on bag chaos has to end

Opinion: Carry-on bag chaos has to end

A proposal for smaller carry-ons failed, but a solution that makes airline travel more bearable is still needed, says one pilot
TripAdvisor launches comprehensive airport pages

TripAdvisor launches comprehensive airport pages

With reviews of attractions and restaurants, TripAdvisor's new airport pages give travelers an instant handle on their surroundings
Hackers successfully ground 1,400 passengers

Hackers successfully ground 1,400 passengers

LOT Airline says hackers infiltrated one of its systems, but passenger safety was never at risk
Joyride on a jetpack: Taking to the 'skies' over Paris

Joyride on a jetpack: Taking to the 'skies' over Paris

The Jetsons flew them. So did James Bond in "Thunderball." Here's what happened when CNN had a go.
Stowaway found dead after falling from plane in London

Stowaway found dead after falling from plane in London

A second man, who was hiding in the undercarriage of the British Airways plane, was injured
IATA launches app to cure jet lag

IATA launches app to cure jet lag

Some swear by booze or sex pills. Others might want to give this a shot
Thailand 'red-flagged' for aviation safety concerns

Thailand 'red-flagged' for aviation safety concerns

The UN's International Civil Aviation Organization says it's concerned with Thailand's ability to oversee operators
Want to buy your own airship? Place your orders now

Want to buy your own airship? Place your orders now

Lockheed Martin's zippy new model joins a new breed of airships soon to be taking to the skies
The future: Airplanes that fix themselves?

The future: Airplanes that fix themselves?

Inspired by human skin, scientists have developed technology that could enable aircraft to repair their own cracks
What's the best spot in Europe for a vacation?

What's the best spot in Europe for a vacation?

Lonely Planet's new "10 Best Places in Europe" list goes beyond the usual capital cities