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Apr 30, 2015 12:00 PM ET // Jennifer Viegas
Future generations might never experience a turbulent flight thanks to new research on bats and their super sensitive wings.
Feb 9, 2015 09:30 AM ET // AFP
Climbers in Chile's Andes say they have found the wreckage of a missing plane that disappeared more than half a century ago.
Jan 27, 2015 04:30 AM ET
Thanks to their solar plane, two Swiss pilots are set to fly around Earth -- slowly, very slowly, but surely -- on the strength of the sun alone.
Jan 20, 2015 03:00 AM ET // AFP
In the final minutes, the plane climbed at a speed which was beyond normal, radar data shows.
Jan 12, 2015 04:50 PM ET // AFP
Flight data recorders reveal that a rapid change in pressure caused the plane to burst as it hit the water.
Dec 30, 2014 08:00 AM ET // AFP
The hunt for a missing AirAsia passenger plane appeared over Tuesday as wreckage and dozens of bodies were spotted at sea off Indonesia, prompting raw scenes of emotion from sobbing relatives of the 162 people aboard.
Dec 29, 2014 09:00 AM ET // AFP
The AirAsia plane which went missing with 162 people on board is likely at the bottom of the sea, Indonesia's search and rescue chief said Monday.
Dec 1, 2014 04:00 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
An airline recently changed the flight number of plane that a psychic claimed was doomed -- here's why.
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