Planes

A Transportation Security Administration security officer looks at images created by a 'backscatter' scanner. (credit: Getty Images/Chip Somodevilla)

Ban On Carry-On Luggage Being ‘Discussed’

The U.S. Transportation Security Administration is considering an all out ban on traveler’s carry-on luggage.

12/03/2014

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This App Will Plan Your Entire Trip

Instead of spending hours tabbing through travel sites, hit Rome2Rio: an oracle-like web/app that maps out the exact planes, trains, and automobiles (with fares) to take between any two places on the planet.

04/16/2014

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The Jet Of The Future Only Has Window Seats

The jet of the future has faster travel times and huge digital screens that feel as if every seat is a window seat.

03/06/2014

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Entrepreneur’s Aerial Drone Business Takes Off

The aerospace industry rushes to receive approval to fly unmanned airplanes as one Texas man is already doing it.

01/17/2014

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Unmanned Aircraft Testing Being Performed In Texas

Just weeks after the federal government gave the green light, researchers have started test missions in Texas on unmanned aerial vehicles.

CBS 11–01/16/2014

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Restored Ford Tri-Motor Flies High Over DFW

It’s time to take to the skies in a fully restored Ford Tri-Motor. If you want to get a closer look, the historic plane is on display in Burleson.

10/18/2013

A sign at the main entrance of Lockheed Martin's facility in Fort Worth, Texas. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

The Department of Defense Awards Lockheed Martin $3.4 Billion Contract

The Department of Defense has awarded a $3.4 billion contract to Lockheed Martin Aeronautics to build fighter planes for the U.S. military and also foreign services.

09/29/2013

American Airlines unveils a new company logo and exterior paint scheme on a Boeing 737-800 aircraft on January 17, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

AA Reports Increase In Traffic, Revenue Figure

American Airlines says its passenger traffic and a key revenue figure rose in August compared with last summer.

09/09/2013

The American Airlines logo is seen on the tail of a jet. (credit: Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Engine Trouble Prompts AA Flight To Land In Little Rock

Officials say no one was injured when an American Airlines flight en route from North Carolina to Dallas made an emergency landing in Little Rock because of engine trouble.

08/25/2013

Producer Simon Kinberg, actors William Fichtner, Faran Tahir, Jodie Foster, Matt Damon, director Neill Blomkamp, actors Sharlto Copley, Alice Braga and Diego Luna attend the premiere of TriStar Pictures' "Elysium" (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

Sci-Fi Thriller “Elysium” Tops Box Office

The dystopian science fiction thriller “Elysium” topped the weekend box office with $30.5 million, according to studio estimates Sunday, enough to beat three newcomers, including the Jennifer Aniston comedy “We’re the Millers.”

08/12/2013

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Reviews: 4 Big Movies Debut In Theaters

This weekend could be very busy at movie theaters, with four big releases debuting. But which one should you see? Get some help from the experts.

08/08/2013

A venomous rattlesnake tastes the air. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Texas Man Pleads Guilty To Smuggling Snakes On Planes

An East Texas man has pleaded guilty to smuggling snakes on several planes from South America to the United States.

06/18/2013

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