Aviation

May the force be with ANA's awesome new

May the force be with ANA's awesome new "Star Wars" airplane

The Japanese carrier's five-year "Star Wars Project" includes a new Dreamliner painted with an R2-D2 livery
Passenger kicked off flight for poking fellow flier with pen

Passenger kicked off flight for poking fellow flier with pen

A female flier was kicked off a Southwest Airlines flight Thursday after allegedly jabbing another passenger in the arm with a pen
TSA agents fired for groping 'attractive males'

TSA agents fired for groping 'attractive males'

Two Transportation Security Administration screeners have been fired after conspiring to fondle attractive men at Denver International Airport
Finally! Americans will be told why they're on no-fly list

Finally! Americans will be told why they're on no-fly list

Revised policy comes after federal judge says old process is in violation of the Fifth Amendment's guarantee of due process
Asiana Airlines plane skids off runway

Asiana Airlines plane skids off runway

An Asiana Airlines plane overran a runway while landing at Japan's Hiroshima Airport on Tuesday evening
Report: Newer aircraft vulnerable to hacking

Report: Newer aircraft vulnerable to hacking

According to the U.S. Government Accountability Office, hundreds of planes flying commercially today could be vulnerable to having their onboard computers hacked
Hidden cameras reveal airport workers stealing from luggage

Hidden cameras reveal airport workers stealing from luggage

Most of the missing valuables reported to TSA were packed in checked luggage
Flight makes emergency landing, worker found in cargo hold

Flight makes emergency landing, worker found in cargo hold

The agent reportedly told authorities he had fallen asleep inside the Alaska Airlines plane
Cancer patient says airline refused her flight

Cancer patient says airline refused her flight

A woman with cancer says Alaska Airlines removed her from a flight unfairly after her doctor said she was well enough to fly
Report: Pilots brawl in Air India cockpit

Report: Pilots brawl in Air India cockpit

Air India grounds two of its pilots after an altercation erupted between them just before takeoff, according to reports
What was airline advertising like in the '60s?

What was airline advertising like in the '60s?

A cool collection of vintage ads explores how airlines embraced the modern concept of branding