1 Killed, 1 Injured In Crash Of Air Force Training JetAn Air Force statement says the twin-jet, two-seat T-38 Talon jet aircraft assigned to Laughlin Air Force Base near Del Rio went down about 4 p.m. Monday about 14 miles northwest of the base.
Uber Reaches For The Sky With Plan To Launch Flying Taxi ServiceCommuters of the future could get relief from congested roads if Uber's plan for a flying taxi service works out. The company unveiled a rendering of the machine that it hopes to start using in 2020.
Enormous Stratolaunch Aircraft Rolled Out For First TimeBillionaire Paul G. Allen's Stratolaunch, a massive aircraft designed to launch rockets into space from high altitude, has been rolled out of its hangar for the first time.
Goodyear Retires Blimps But Keeps Familiar Form In FlightGoodyear has let the helium out of the last of its fabled fleet of blimps, but the company's flight program will continue. About two dozen employees were on hand early Tuesday to witness the deflation of Spirit of Innovation.
Man Gets 6 Months In Prison For Pointing Laser At AircraftA North Texas man has been sentenced to six months in federal prison after pleading guilty to aiming a laser at a Texas Department of Public Safety helicopter.
Flights Of Our Fathers Air Show In TerrellIf you've ever dreamed of flying in an open cockpit Bi-Plane with the wind in your hair, you can do it this weekend in Terrell. JD Ryan is Around Town.
Solar Plane Leaves California For ArizonaA solar-powered airplane has taken off from California for Arizona, the latest leg of its journey around the world using only energy from the sun.
Small Plane Crash-Lands In Plano Backyard, Pilot UnhurtA single-engine plane made an emergency hard landing in Plano late Sunday morning.
Report Cites 241 Close Encounters Between Pilots, DronesThere have been at least 241 reports of close encounters between drones and manned aircraft, including nearly a dozen in North Texas, that meet the government's definition of a near midair collision.
Army Grounds Aircraft After Recent CrashesThe Army on Thursday grounded all aircraft in active-duty units across the country for the next five days in order to review safety and training procedures after two deadly helicopter crashes over the past two weeks.
More Laser Strikes Reported On Aircraft Near Love FieldThe FAA says the most recent strikes came from the same general area as those reported earlier this month, about four miles from the north end of the runway at Love Field.
Three More Laser Strikes On Aircraft ReportedPilots with Southwest Airlines, a corporate jet and a Cesna all reported being hit by lasers Thursday night.