Aviation

'Star Wars'-inspired 'flying motorcycle' set to launch

'Star Wars'-inspired 'flying motorcycle' set to launch

A helicopter-motorcycle hybrid is being developed that could help farmers and emergency workers
Elvis Presley's jets for sale

Elvis Presley's jets for sale

The last two jets, "Lisa Marie" and "Hound Dog II," are up for sale amid Graceland makeover
This ball was once an airline seat

This ball was once an airline seat

Southwest Airlines has teamed with an African NGO to repurpose 80,000 used leather seat covers
Seat spat: Should the Knee Defender be banned?

Seat spat: Should the Knee Defender be banned?

A squabble over a device that limits how far a seat can recline has brought inflight etiquette into the spotlight again
Legroom fight diverts flight

Legroom fight diverts flight

Passenger's use of a Knee Defender did not sit well with another flier
Flying pains as China struggles to keep up with aviation growth

Flying pains as China struggles to keep up with aviation growth

CNN producer experiences China's poor on-time flight record firsthand as plane takes off eight hours late
Airlines phasing out seat-back screens

Airlines phasing out seat-back screens

In an effort to cut costs, some airlines are telling passengers to rely on their own gadgets for in-flight entertainment
Are you OK with airports tracking your movements?

Are you OK with airports tracking your movements?

Airlines and airports are going high-tech to reduce your time in line, but at a cost of personal intrusiveness
Is this the coolest flight museum you've never heard of?

Is this the coolest flight museum you've never heard of?

Everything about this rebooted museum in the U.S. screams, "Airplanes!"
The weird world of inflight retail

The weird world of inflight retail

Why visit normal shops when you can splash $2,250 on a life-sized yeti at 30,000 feet?
Inside the billion-dollar, super-censored inflight movie industry

Inside the billion-dollar, super-censored inflight movie industry

Ever wondered what it takes to get a movie to your inflight screen? Special report details the who, what and how much it takes to put movies in the air
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