Aviation

Goodbye life-size Garden Yeti: A tribute to SkyMall, the best inflight magazine ever

Goodbye life-size Garden Yeti: A tribute to SkyMall, the best inflight magazine ever

Does the end of the quirky seat-back catalog spell the end of the fun of flying?
There's a new world's busiest airport

There's a new world's busiest airport

For the first time in a decade, Chicago's O'Hare topped Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson in total flights
'Am I going down?' New app analyzes the odds of your flight crashing

'Am I going down?' New app analyzes the odds of your flight crashing

Aimed at easing the nerves of fearful fliers, the app uses crash stats and airline data to demonstrate how safe flying really is
British Airways first class called 'filthy' and 'disgusting'

British Airways first class called 'filthy' and 'disgusting'

Is there no longer any refuge from the humiliations of economy class?

"Hold on, folks, we're landing sideways."

Shocking video shows planes attempting to land in treacherous cross-winds at Birmingham International Airport, UK
First solar-powered flight around globe set for late February

First solar-powered flight around globe set for late February

Solar Impulse 2's giant wings are wider than a 747-8 Jumbo Jet. First flight to stop in India, Myanmar, U.S.
China considers air rage 'no fly list'

China considers air rage 'no fly list'

Passengers who misbehave on commercial flights in China could soon find themselves grounded
Airbus' Beluga set to get even larger

Airbus' Beluga set to get even larger

New models of the giant white whale of the skies will enter service in 2020
Aviation geeks, rejoice! A350 makes first flight

Aviation geeks, rejoice! A350 makes first flight

To the delight of aviation geeks everywhere, the Airbus A350 has made its first passenger flight. CNN's Richard Quest was on board
Richard Quest: A new way to get privacy in economy class?

Richard Quest: A new way to get privacy in economy class?

CNN's Richard Quest tries out the "b tourist" -- an elastic band that provides passengers with private space during flights
Why India has the cheapest flights on Earth

Why India has the cheapest flights on Earth

Price conscious-consumers and airlines locked in price wars have made India the cheapest place to fly on Earth.