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Virgin Galactic’s VSS Unity SpaceShipTwo Takes First Solo Glide Flight

Virgin Galactic’s VSS Unity SpaceShipTwo Takes First Solo Glide Flight

Virgin Galactic’s VSS Unity spaceship engaged in its first successful flight on a solo basis. This was quite a milestone that w...

20 hours ago, 5:58am CST

Researchers Find faster Way to Predict Flight Delays

Researchers Find faster Way to Predict Flight Delays

The last-minute information about delays of your scheduled flight may soon become a thing of the past, thanks to a new compute...

Nov 15 2016, 2:52am CST

World’s Largest Aircraft Damaged on Second Test Flight

World’s Largest Aircraft Damaged on Second Test Flight

Airlander 10 crashed into the ground during its second test flight and sustained damage to its cockpit...

Aug 25 2016, 12:06am CDT

Maiden Flight of World's Largest Aircraft Postponed

Maiden Flight of World's Largest Airship Postponed Over Technical Glitch

The maiden flight of the Flying Bum or Airlander 10 which is the largest aircraft in the world was procrastinated due to variou...

Aug 15 2016, 8:42am CDT

Birds Sleep in Flight Without Dying

Frigatebirds Can Sleep While Flying

Scientists have found that frigate birds engage in sleep sessions during their flight....

Aug 5 2016, 7:01am CDT

Solar Plane Solar Impulse 2 Begins Final Flight

Solar Plane Solar Impulse 2 Begins Final Flight

he world's largest solar-powered aircraft, Solar Impulse 2 has left the Egyptian capital, Cairo, on the last leg of its round...

Jul 24 2016, 2:17am CDT

Facebook Solar Plane Aquila Completes first full-scale test flight

Facebook Solar Plane Aquila Completes first full-scale test flight

After revealing that it wants to use unmanned drone airships to beam the internet down to the estimated four billion people wo...

Jul 22 2016, 12:43am CDT

TAG Heuer S3 Watch Is Ticket for Zero Gravity Flight

TAG Heuer S3 Watch Is Ticket for Zero Gravity Flight

Swiss luxury watch company announced a unique partnership today....

Jul 5 2016, 8:55am CDT

Selma Blair Taken to Hospital After Outburst On-Flight

Selma Blair Taken to Hospital After Outburst On-Flight

Selma Blair was taken to the hospital after she broke down during her journey under influence of medication and alcohol....

Jun 21 2016, 7:56am CDT

Solar Plane Begins trans-Atlantic Flight

Solar Plane Begins Trans-Atlantic Flight

Solar Impulse II, a plane exclusively powered by solar energy, began the trans-Atlantic stage of its planned world tour on Mond...

Jun 20 2016, 2:01pm CDT

Ehang 184 Passenger Drone Takes Flight In Nevada

Ehang 184 Passenger Drone Takes Flight In Nevada

The world's first passenger drone is cleared for test flights in the United States. Watch the world's first passenger...

Jun 14 2016, 8:47am CDT

India's Space Center Plans Next Reusable Launch Vehicle Test after Studying May 23 Flight Data

India's Space Center Plans Next Reusable Launch Vehicle Test after Studying May 23 Flight Data

India will test its next set of space technologies relating to the reusable launch vehicle (RLV) after studying the data collec...

May 25 2016, 1:41pm CDT

First Manned Flight Controversy Between Lilienthal and Wright Brothers

First Manned Flight Controversy Between Lilienthal and Wright Brothers

Was the first manned flight in 1891 or in 1903? The question will be rekindled at next month's Berlin Air Show.Conventional wis...

May 20 2016, 12:53am CDT

Jeff Bezos Celebrates a Flawless Blue Origin Rocket Test Flight

Jeff Bezos Celebrates a Flawless Blue Origin Rocket Test Flight

Again Blue Origin managed to land a rocket again....

Apr 3 2016, 9:49am CDT

China sets April 24 as National Day of Space Flight

China sets April 24 as National Day of Space Flight

The Chinese government has approved a motion to celebrate a National Day of Space Flight on April 24 every year starting from 2...

Mar 22 2016, 8:31am CDT

SpaceX Offers 30% Discount for Used SpaceX Flight

SpaceX Offers 30% Discount for Used SpaceX Flight

Elon Musk is known for his boldness and bravado. He has announced a 30% discount offer on a ticket aboard a discarded SpaceX ro...

Mar 12 2016, 8:32am CST

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin to Launch First Human Space Flight by 2017

Jeff Bezos' Blue Origin to Launch First Human Space Flight by 2017

On Tuesday the company founder Jeff Bezos announced the future plan of private space travel....

Mar 9 2016, 7:39am CST

Super Bowl 50 Drone Flight Restrictions Begin 2pm PST

Super Bowl 50 Drone Flight Restrictions Begin 2pm PST

Don't fly your drone on Super Bowl Sunday or else......

Feb 4 2016, 11:42am CST

NASA’s Dawn Spacecraft Takes a Breathtaking Flight over Ceres

NASA Releases the Video of Breathtaking Flight over Ceres

New animation shows unusual features of dwarf planet's surface in great detail....

Jan 30 2016, 4:58am CST

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Search Team of Missing Malaysia Flight Loses Sonar Detector Used To Map Seabed

Naval teams searching for the Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 that went missing in March 2014 with 239 people on board have lost...

Jan 25 2016, 9:18pm CST

A New Dimension to Flight at CES 2016

A New Dimension to Flight at CES 2016

The enthusiasm for drones has made the CES 2016 Marketplace triple in size and CES conference sessions to increase. Drones and...

Dec 17 2015, 11:13pm CST

Cyber Monday Flight Deals offered by Virgin America

Cyber Monday Flight Deals offered by Virgin America

More Airfare Cyber Monday 2015 deals are breaking cover this morning....

Nov 30 2015, 10:13am CST

Watch World View Testing First Balloon Space Flight

Watch World View Testing First Balloon Space Flight

The first ever balloon space flight is being tested and it is planned for launch as a manned private space flight in 2017....

Oct 28 2015, 9:48pm CDT

NASA Launched a Sounding Rocket at Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia

NASA Launched a Sounding Rocket at Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia

If you saw something light up the sky the size of a full moon, it was not a UFO. NASA launched a test rocket from the Wall...

Oct 7 2015, 10:16pm CDT

Israeli Space Tech Firm SpaceIL Books Flight Aboard Falcon 9 on Lunar Mission

Israeli Space Tech Firm SpaceIL Books Flight Aboard Falcon 9 on Lunar Mission

Sixteen private space ventures entered into the Google Lunar X Prize competition to be the first to land a spacecraft onto...

Oct 7 2015, 8:21am CDT

Engineless Glider Perlan 2 Takes First Flight

Engineless Glider Perlan 2 Takes First Flight

A glider without an engine in its makeup is all set to enter the stratosphere. It will actually go all the way to the edge wher...

Sep 24 2015, 9:00am CDT

See Supermoon Lunar Eclipse via a Chinese Moon-Viewing Flight

See Supermoon Lunar Eclipse via a Chinese Moon-Viewing Flight

Several flights are being booked by astro-nuts in China who want to see the upcoming supermoon in all its glory....

Sep 23 2015, 9:03pm CDT

NASA delays First Manned Flight Orion until 2023

NASA delays First Manned Flight Orion until 2023

The first manned flight Orion of NASA has undergone procrastination. Its launch date is now set for the year 2023....

Sep 17 2015, 5:09am CDT

Flight of the Conchords may Become a Film

Flight of the Conchords may Become a Film

The series about man-children may be turned into a film after six years it ended on HBO....

Aug 19 2015, 9:04am CDT

Jason Derulo and Entourages Kicked off a Flight

Jason Derulo and Entourages Kicked off a Flight

The singer fired his travel agent after the mishap. He booked a private jet instead of flying commercial...

Aug 17 2015, 3:58am CDT

Bumblebees Flight Depends Upon Pollen

Bumblebees Flight Depends Upon Pollen

Bumblebees can change their flight dynamics by shifting from nectar to pollen to attain stability....

Aug 5 2015, 5:41am CDT

World Mourns on Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 First Anniversary

World Mourns on Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 First Anniversary

July 17, 2015, marked the one-year anniversary of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17's crash in the eastern Ukraine. The globa...

Jul 17 2015, 11:00pm CDT

Solar Impulse 2 Breaks Non-Stop Solo Flight Record

Solar Impulse 2 Breaks Non-Stop Solo Flight Record

The solar-powered airplane known as Solar Impulse is about to land on Hawaii Airport after breaking the record for uninterrupte...

Jul 3 2015, 6:44am CDT

Kate Moss Escorted From Flight

Kate Moss Escorted From Flight

The supermodel and former CK postergirl, Kate Moss was led off quietly by the police after a flight landing. She was taken into...

Jun 8 2015, 5:47am CDT

Solar Plane 6 Day Nonstop Flight to Hawaii has Started

Solar Plane 6 Day Nonstop Flight to Hawaii has Started

The Solar Impulse 2 Solar Plane is on its nonstop flight from China to Hawaii. It is a 6 day nonstop flight. Due to bad weather...

May 31 2015, 1:54am CDT

American Express President Dies During Flight

American Express President Dies During Flight

The president of the American Express, Ed Gilligan, was caught ill on board the flight to New York and passed away while the co...

May 30 2015, 8:02am CDT

NASA Orders Crew Space Flight From Boeing

NASA Orders Crew Space Flight From Boeing

NASA is on track to launch again crew missions to the ISS in 2017....

May 28 2015, 7:41am CDT

Solar Plane 6 Day Nonstop Flight is Postponed

Solar Plane 6 Day Nonstop Flight has been Postponed

The Solar Impulse 2 Solar Plane is set for a nonstop flight from China to Hawaii. It will be a 6 day nonstop flight. Due to bad...

May 25 2015, 8:50am CDT

Jeff Bezos' Space Rocket Completes Successful Test Flight

Jeff Bezos' Space Rocket Completes Successful Test Flight

Amazon's founder Jeff Bezos is also in the private space business, but at a smaller scale than Elon Musk....

Apr 30 2015, 8:55am CDT

GPS wearing Blackpoll Warbler Bird reveals 3-Day nonstop Flight over the Atlantic Ocean

GPS wearing Blackpoll Warbler Bird reveals 3-Day nonstop Flight over the Atlantic Ocean

Humans are just lame meat bags compared to nature's best animals. A new research project revealed that a tiny bird makes 3...

Apr 1 2015, 5:17am CDT