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What's the best way to keep a bottle of wine fresh?

Others have tried and failed, but Greg Lambrecht claims to have finally invented a gadget that preserves an opened bottle of wine. Meet the Coravin.<p>It’s a scenario many husbands will recognise. Greg Lambrecht’s wife became pregnant with their second child (Walker, now 14) – and he found his …

Sony announces PlayStation 4 release date at Gamescon

Yesterday’s Gamescon gave us further information on the upcoming PlayStation 4, the most important of which is the release dates. So much for a …

Bird strikes damage three aircraft a week

The number of bird strike incidents at Britain's airports has nearly doubled with three ''significant hits'' a week, according to the Civil Aviation Authority.<p>In both 2011 and 2012 more than 2,200 bird strike reports were recorded by the CAA, nearly 1,000 more than in 2007 when just 1,299 were …

Airplanes

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More Money, More Problems for American Air Pilots with Pension Plans

When American Airlines dumped about $3.5 billion of retirement money into the laps of its pilots late last month, the winners were the wealth …

UPDATE 8/15: UPS Airbus A300-600F Crashes in Birmingham

UPS Airbus A300-600F (N155UP) involved in the crash. Photo by NTSB / Flickr CC.<p><i>Initial story posted 08/14/13, scroll down for the most recent updates</i> …

The NTSB Releases 8 Amazing Photos of the Asiana Airline's Crash

Exterior photograph of the Asiana Airlines Boeing 777 flight 214 crash from the NTSB.<p>The NTSB has just shared eight photos of the Asiana Airlines …

Could this Be the Last Boeing 777-200ER Ever Built?

This could be the last Boeing 777-200 built. Reg #HL8284.<p>This Asiana Airlines Boeing 777-200ER took off from Paine Field on Friday a little bit …

Ryanair Fires Pilot Who Publicly Questioned Its Safety Practices

Ryanair has fired one of its senior pilots and is preparing legal action against him for questioning the airline’s safety record in a television …

When Airlines Behave Badly, Coordinate Pricing and Punish Competitors

If there is to be a courtroom battle pitting the Justice Department against American Airlines and US Airways over their plans to merge and form the …

Boeing’s secret plan to use robots to bring manufacturing back to the US

An anonymous senior engineer at Boeing has told the Seattle Times that the newest version of Boeing’s 777 jet, the 777X, will be built in a new way—with a “whole lot of automation.”<p>This could allow Boeing to manufacture the body of the 777X in the US. Currently, the aft fuselage of the 777 is built …

Japanese Airlines' Battle Royale Over Prime Tokyo Landing Slots

Tokyo’s busy Haneda airport is the latest battleground for Japan’s two big carriers, Japan Airlines Co Ltd and ANA Holdings, in a politically-charged …

Flying high: Delta equips 19,000 flight attendants with Windows Phones

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Still not seeing too many people using Windows Phone(s msft)? You will if you take a flight on Delta(s dal): The airline …

DARPA's private internet and cloud for soldiers shows promise in the field

Sure, we hear about DARPA's robots all the time, but they're not the only things keeping the agency busy. Take CBMEN, for example -- a DARPA project that's goal is to create a private ad-hoc data network for the military, and it's recently completed initial field testing. CBMEN, or Content-Based …

Can bean burgers ever compete with their meaty equivalents, and if not, which vegetarian option would you rather have at a barbecue?<p>Bean burgers are one of those meat-free dishes, like Glamorgan sausages or nut roasts, which suffer unfairly from comparison with what us omnivores like to term "the …