Aviation

The 2008 auto bailout led to stricter tailpipe emissions rules. In the “flight shame" era, shouldn’t the aviation industry buck up on fuel efficiency and electric planes?
Iranian officials have admitted to shooting down a passenger jet by accident, killing all 167 people on board.
Local authorities had earlier put the death toll at 15, but the Interior Ministry of the Central Asian nation later revised the figure downward, without explaining.
The acting FAA chief is scheduled to testify before the Senate aviation subcommittee on Wednesday.
A group of organizations associated with the aviation industry urged Donald Trump and other leaders to put an end to the partial shutdown.
There's no conclusion about what happened to Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, which vanished with 239 people on board in March 2014.
"It cannot go on forever," the Malaysia minister of transport said.
The Federal Aviation Authority is investigating the fatal crash in New York’s East River. The pilot managed to make a mayday call moments before hitting the water.
Bessie Coleman was the first black woman to earn a pilot’s license.
The United States’ oldest civil rights group says flying American Airlines is risky for black travelers.