| Sep 8, 2014
| 9:20 AM
Chicago-based Boeing Co. on Monday received an order for 100 of its new 737 Max 200 aircraft from European low-cost carrier Ryanair.
The order is valued at $11 billion at list prices, although carriers typically receive discounts. It has a potential...
| Jun 15, 2014
| 4:00 AM
With a convulsive rumble, followed by billowing flames and exhaust, a sleek 60-foot rocket emerged from its silo at California's Vandenberg Air Force Base.
It was a test of the backbone of the nation's missile defense system. If North Korea or Iran ever...
| Jun 30, 2014
| 6:17 AM
A United Airlines jet with 101 people on board was forced to land when the plane's evacuation slide opened mid-flight, according to KAKE.
Officials are still trying to determine how and why the slide at the back of the cabin deployed. No one was hurt...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 6:04 AM
Shortly after the crash of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17 Thursday, one reported passenger's final Facebook post went viral -- and it might give you chills.
According to the Huffington Post, Dutch passenger Cor Pan reportedly posted a photo of the ...
| Feb 11, 2014
| 3:15 PM
Florida travelers will soon have another option for travel throughout the Sunshine State.
Florida Express Jet, a new start-up airline, plans to start offering affordable intra-Florida flights in less than 40 days.
Florida Express Jet announced...
| Feb 10, 2014
| 8:24 AM
Miami International Airport will welcome two new international carriers in coming months, airport officials announced this week.
InselAir Aruba will launch new service between Oranjestad, Aruba and Miami, starting April 11. The flights will operate...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 3:00 AM
"You shouldn't get to call yourself an American company only when you want a handout from the American taxpayers," President Obama said last week.
He was referring to American corporations now busily acquiring foreign companies in order to become non-...
| May 21, 2014
| 9:00 PM
International visitors are gold in Central Florida's tourism-driven economy. On average travelers from abroad stay longer and spend more than their U.S. counterparts. Their regional economic impact has been measured at $2 billion a year.
So it's no...
| Jun 16, 2014
| 1:20 PM
Keeping airliners safe on the new south runway at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport might seem a tall order, almost as tall as the runway itself.
Rising almost six stories above the ground, its east end culminates in a straight drop down....
| Jul 29, 2014
| 5:00 AM
To the editor: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's statement last week about the Federal Aviation Administration's brief ban on U.S. flights to Israel — that "there's no reason whatsoever for the mistaken FAA decision to instruct American...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 6:22 AM
CHESTER — The power of Boeing to insist on lower prices by its supply chain is so great that the Federal Reserve mentioned it as a factor in the Northeast's regional economy.
Even for suppliers who don't directly sell to the Boeing or Airbus...