| Sep 16, 2014
| 1:19 PM
NASA will partner with Boeing and SpaceX to build commercially owned and operated "space taxis" to fly astronauts to the International Space Station, ending U.S. dependence on Russia for rides, U.S. Senator Bill Nelson said on Tuesday.
The U.S. space...
| 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...
| May 1, 2014
| 8:16 AM
Ford Motor Co said on Thursday that its chief operating officer, Mark Fields, will succeed Alan Mulally as chief executive officer, effective on July 1.
Mulally, 68, is credited with transforming the No. 2 U.S. automaker from a money-loser to a company...
| 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...
| 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....
| Apr 23, 2014
| 12:54 PM
Chicago-based aerospace and defense giant Boeing Co. on Wednesday said its first-quarter profit totaled $965 million, down 13 percent from a year earlier, but its core profits handily beat Wall Street expectations based on its growing commercial...