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Washington DC subway should be run by US government, investigators say

After Metro suffers several accidents, federal officials recommend move that has no precedent among urban mass transit systems<p>Federal investigators recommended Wednesday that the federal government assume oversight of Washington’s troubled subway system, an unprecedented step for an urban mass …

Transport Minister urges airlines to stop separating parents, children

Canada's transport minister quietly wrote to the heads of every major airline in the country earlier this year to try and stamp out a practice where parents were being seated separately from their children on flights.<p>In the March letter, Lisa Raitt called the issue one "where logic should prevail" …

Watch: Large military plane spotted circling in Merseyside skies

Merseysiders with their eyes to the skies this afternoon will have seen a plane circling above South Liverpool.<p>Several ECHO readers taken to social …

How To Recover From Engine Out On Takeoff In A Light Twin Aircraft

The nose of the Falcon 7X lifts off Le Bourget’s Runway 25 in the pre-dawn darkness. We’re headed for home, gear and flaps retracting as the Eiffel …

Airplane fail! Man arrested after allegedly mistaking exit door for toilet

Not all doors are meant to be opened. Take the emergency exit doors on planes, for example. Unless, of course, in an actual emergency, one should never go so far as to even touch the handle on those doors.<p>But what if you simply mistook it for a door to the plane’s lavatory?<p>This is what James Gray, …

Dramatic video captures Airbus A380 landing in strong crosswind

It's always a captivating sight when the world's largest commercial passenger jet comes in for a landing. But mix in a strong crosswind, and the landing of an Airbus A380 superjumbo can make for must-see video.<p>That's what one plane-spotter found out after filming an Emirates A380 arriving to a …

Still Time to Redeem Miles for World's Longest 737 Flight

For a few more weeks, SAS is operating a nonstop flight from Houston to Stavanger, Norway on a 737-700. The plane is configured with 44 …

Frequent-flyer Programs

3 Radical Ideas To Totally Disrupt Air Travel

No bags on planes. Middle seats that feel exclusive. And the option to resell your seat. Travelers would be happier for it.<p>If a flight attendant told me that I couldn’t bring my roller bag onto the plane, I might throw a fit. But when the same idea comes from Teague–the preeminent air travel design …

Air Canada Flight 624 interior damage shown in new photos

Plane crashed during March landing in Halifax, injuring 25 people<p>Newly released photos show the damage caused inside Air Canada Flight 624 when it …

Meet the guy who repossesses airplanes for a living

While the airline industry in general is flying high these days, a number of pilots say the rising profits aren’t trickling down to them. Several …

Mystery jet's strange flight path leaves Scottish plane spotters baffled

Plane criss-crossed the skies over Scotland for hours on Tuesday without landing<p>Plane spotters in Scotland have been left baffled by the bizarre flight path of a mystery aircraft.<p>The Bombardier Global Express jet was tracked flying all over the southern half of Scotland on Tuesday afternoon, …

Aerospace

China’s First Homemade Aircraft Carrier Could Launch Sooner Than You Think

China is on the verge of revealing its own domestically-made warship for the first time ever.<p>The non-nuclear-powered aircraft carrier is set to debut …

10 ways monopoly airlines are actively trying to make your life miserable

Consumer reports indicate customer satisfaction is at an all-time low. It’s all part of a calculated strategy<p>If you’ve ever seen those pictures of flight from the air industry’s “Golden Age” – roughly the 1950s to the 1970s – you know how hard it is to reconcile those images of spacious cabins, …

Did China Just Hit Mach 5?

A news report describes a landmark event: the flight of an airplane that can go twice as fast as the Concorde. Then, just as quick, the report …

Aerospace

Kind stranger helps new mom quiet screaming baby on flight

Rebekka Garvison was met with glares from fellow passengers when, after boarding a Spirit Air flight from Chicago to Atlanta earlier this week, her four-month-old baby Rylee started crying.<p>It’s a dreaded situation that many flyers can relate to. And it usually doesn’t end in smiles.<p>However, what …

Parenting

World's worst plane food

Amused, confused and disgusted passengers have revealed some of the most unappetising in-flight meals they’ve been subjected to on a plane with pictures posted on Twitter and Instagram.<p>'After living off rice for the last 10 days, I couldn't wait to have an 'English Breakfast' when offered it on the …

Qatar Airways

Passenger group says Delta is shaming customers into upgrades

Skift.com coined the term “hate-selling” last week, using it to refer to the way it believes Delta is passive-aggressively upselling its …

Dublin airport security confiscated toddler's 'Minion Fart Blaster' toy gun

Airport security is not something to be taken lightly. Even if there's a farting toy involved.<p>One devious toddler attempted to board a plane in …

Microsoft is launching a site to help teachers master 'Minecraft'

<i>Minecraft</i> has proven to be an invaluable tool for educators and students. Not only is the game popular with children and adults, but its open, customisable nature means it can be used for all sorts of different purposes. Like learning to code, understanding Britain's geography and reimagining …

Caught on cam: School bus driver beaten

A school bus assault that was caught on video six months ago shows three junior high students beat up their driver, and FOX 4 News found out there's …

Dallas

The U.K. Is Testing Roads That Recharge Your Electric Car As You Drive

The high-tech highways just might change the game for EV road trips.<p>When the Roman poet Catullus wrote about devouring the road, he meant it as a metaphor for journeying. The prospect of physically extracting energy from the roadway may just become a reality, though, if the U.K. government pulls …

Self-driving cars could save drivers $1000 a year

How much? By some estimates, $1,000 or more each year -- and that's just on insurance.<p>Visit nearly any auto show, and you'll see car companies offering an increasing array of autonomous features on new models, like collision avoidance, adaptive cruise control, and lane-keeping assistance. Very …

Autonomous Vehicle

Apple Is Already Looking For Testing Sites For Its Self-Driving Car

Apple’s plan to build a self-driving car, known as Project Titan, is “further along than many suspected,” according to <i>The Guardian</i>. Through a public records request, the newspaper obtained documents that provide hard evidence that Apple is considering testing the vehicles at a former naval base.<p>The …

On AA, Is Business Class Really Worth it?

<i>Last weekend, TPG intern Kevin Song managed to fly American Airlines’ 757 four times across the Atlantic, including one leg in coach. Here are his</i> …

Frequent-flyer Programs

Airlines Are Fighting for the 1% at LAX

U.S. airlines would love to get their hands on passengers like Danielle Claman Gelber.<p>The television producer flies an average of about once a month …

Aviation

Ariana Grande Dressed Like a Giant Pink Unicorn at the Tokyo Airport

And she looked totally cute, because of course she did.<p>Ariana Grande recently greeted fans at the Tokyo airport wearing a big pink unicorn onesie, complete with a fuzzy pink tail.<p>Lots of people wear comfy clothes when they travel — yoga pants, sneakers, giant fluffy cardigans — but few go to the …

Ariana Grande

Nope. I Will No Longer Fly Standby!

This is the reason that most of us fly, being able to look down at the earth below us.<p>Flying around the U.S. is something that so many people do on a …

Las Vegas

Airline bill for 'disruptive' Jet2.com passenger

<b>An airline passenger has been billed for £2,716 for costs incurred due to his behaviour on a flight to Ibiza from Glasgow.</b><p>Jamie Ferguson, 21, was arrested by Spanish police following alleged threatening behaviour towards cabin crew on the 13 July Jet2.com flight.<p>The crew had to give statements to …

Cabins