That Pilot In The Cockpit May Someday Be A RobotFrom the outside, the plane that took off from a small airport on Monday looked unremarkable. But inside the cockpit, a robot with spindly metal tubes and rods for arms and legs and a claw hand, was doing the flying.
Real-Life Investigators Object To Portrayal In 'Sully' MovieThe public, as well as pilots and others in the aviation industry, who see the movie 'Sully' may get the wrong impression that investigators were trying to smear pilot Chesley Sullenberger.
Army Vet Develops Glasses To Combat Laser Beam DangerIt is dangerous, can be physically damaging and the FBI claims statistics show "lasering" is on the rise. Federal investigators report airline pilots are having lasers pointed at them 14 times as much now compared to rates in 2005.
Co-Pilot Of Southwest Wrong-Airport Jet Retiring Officials with Dallas-based Southwest Airlines say the co-pilot of a plane that landed at the wrong airport in January has retired, while the plane's captain has resumed flying.
Audio Captures Confusion Of Southwest Wrong-Airport Landing A newly released air traffic control recording captures the confusion when a Southwest Airlines plane landed at the wrong Missouri airport in January.
Pilots' Union Rejects Contract At American Eagle The CEO of American Eagle says the American Airlines regional affiliate will be a different outfit that does less flying after leaders of the pilots' union rejected a contract offer.
Investigations Galore After Southwest Airlines Wrong Airport LandingIt's an unscheduled arrival that may land a Southwest Airlines pilot and co-pilot in trouble. The 737 jet sat on the runway last night after the flight crew went to the wrong airport in Branson, Missouri.
Southwest Airlines Fires Captain In Troubled Landing Southwest Airlines has fired the captain of a plane that landed so hard at New York's LaGuardia airport that its nose gear collapsed.