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May 25, 2016 04:37 AM ET
Most of us probably breathe a sigh of relief when the captain promises "a smooth ride" to wherever we're flying. But, as DNews explains, turbulence is really no big deal.
May 19, 2016 08:00 AM ET // AFP
The EgyptAir flight with 66 people disappeared over the eastern Mediterranean.
May 19, 2016 11:58 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A man has started a fundraiser to replicate the 9/11 Twin Tower attacks, and it will almost certainly fail. Here's why.
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?
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