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The Lion Air's pilots reportedly flipped through a manual to find help instead of disengaging the system.
The pilot who calmly landed a stricken airliner this week is one of many women who have owned the skies.
Bessie Coleman was the first black woman to earn a pilot’s license.
This book easily could have been the story of one broken brain and its contributions to science, but thankfully, it is so
"We were a band of brothers," said Clyde Romero, one of four African-American helicopter pilots who served together in Vietnam
There are several hundred thousand drones registered with the FAA and that number is expected to grow rapidly. The number
Captain Kuss is proof yet again that people are capable of anything. Pilot Marine Capt. Jeff Kuss died Thursday afternoon
A few days ago I was a guest of NASA at the NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center which is located on the grounds of Edwards Air Force Base in the Mojave Desert.
Women who work in roles traditionally held by men often face stereotypes and unfair treatment on the job. This was certainly true for four Frontier Airlines pilots who filed complaints yesterday with the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission after Frontier denied their right to accommodations for pregnancy and breastfeeding.
Prior to cofounding Origin Investments, I was a trader at the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. My greatest strength was being able to set aside my emotions. I never carried large positions overnight, and I never had an opinion about where the market was going, until one day I did.
Now, after nearly two years, a Federal whistle blower lawsuit and what I'm assuming are some sizable legal bills on both
Many pilots struggle to perform the most basic and critical maneuver, a stall recovery, and the FAA is seeking to understand why. Sadly, the answer lies with the FAA itself.
The shaky career path commercial pilots have been offered has lead to a collapse in the number of young people going into the profession. But JetBlue is looking to change all of that.
Sometimes you wake up, sometimes you don't. It can take several seconds to regain full function. If the aircraft is not far enough away from the ground when the lone pilot comes around, all his worries are over. It's likely the same outcome if you start napping in the middle of a fight.
If Jeff Bezos, the billionaire CEO of Amazon, has his way, thousands of drones could soon be hurtling through the airspace above our heads, delivering millions of packages to Amazon's customers. Instead of having to wait the eternity of a day to receive their orders, consumers could get them in 30 minutes, or less.
We must address -- today -- how air traffic control will move into the 21st century, how we are going to recruit people to become pilots amidst a national pilot shortage and how we can jump start our aircraft manufacturing industry.
U.S. military combat roles are open to women, announced Defense Secretary Ashton Carter just last month. Getting here hasn't been easy. Over 70 years ago, women flew military planes for the first time.