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Apr 15, 2016 04:46 AM ET
Every nation has its own sovereignty, even the airspace above its land. What are the laws governing international airspace?
Apr 7, 2016 06:17 AM ET
Airplanes fly best high up. We breathe best down low. DNews explains the extraordinary engineering that keeps airline passengers breathing comfortably while flying higher than Mount Everest.
Mar 30, 2016 04:45 AM ET
Since the first commercial flight in 1914, the air-travel industry continues to grow. How did commercial aviation globalize the world?
Feb 22, 2016 10:40 AM ET // Rossella Lorenzi
As a search is set to resume for Amelia Earhart's remains and her plane, researchers make an odd discovery.
Feb 18, 2016 04:09 AM ET
The world's most famous plane, Air Force One, will soon be getting an upgrade. What is life like on POTUS's plane?
Feb 10, 2016 07:44 AM ET // Eric Niiler
A new model predicts that warming will speed up the jet stream -- slowing flights coming from Europe to the US East Coast.
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