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Jun 1, 2015 07:55 AM ET // Glenn McDonald
A low-speed solo flight will traverse U.S., Canada and North Atlantic over the course of several months. Continue reading →
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.
Jun 2, 2014 11:45 AM ET // AFP
Solar Impulse 2 carried out a flight lasting two hours and 15 minutes.
May 30, 2014 10:21 AM ET
Got the need for speed (OK, we had to put a cheesy Top Gun reference in there -- you know it's coming, yet it's still tough to avoid.)? Check out this DNews episode, which put host Trace Dominguez inside an F-18 fighter.
May 27, 2014 06:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
Many close calls go unreported -- but flying is still much safer than driving.
May 13, 2014 12:36 PM ET
Tara reports on some astonishing news about how researchers created kerosene from water.
Mar 28, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Eric Niiler
The limits of technology are conflicting with human expectations in the hunt for Malaysian Airlines flight 370.
Dec 4, 2010 09:41 AM ET // Cristen Conger
Imitating avian anatomy could amplify airplane aerodynamics.