| Jul 7, 2013
| 11:30 AM
SAN FRANCISCO -- Federal investigators are trying to determine whether a piece of airport equipment out of service Saturday played any role in the crash of the Asiana Airlines jet at San Francisco International Airport, killing two passengers.
| Jul 12, 2013
| 10:38 AM
An empty Boeing Co. Dreamliner passenger jet belonging to Ethiopian Airlines caught fire Friday while parked on the tarmac at London’s Heathrow Airport.
Boeing shares were down more than 6% as news spread of the latest incident involving Boeing&...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:46 PM
Just as Boeing Co. and its 787 Dreamliner looked to be taking off again, another fire onboard the signature new passenger jet has brought the resurgence to a halt.
A 787 — one of 68 delivered so far by Boeing — that had been sitting at a...
| Jul 13, 2013
| 12:03 PM
Investigators have no found evidence that the internal fire that sent smoke billowing through a parked and empty Boeing Co. 787 Dreamliner in London on Friday was linked to problematic aircraft batteries, Britain's Air Accidents Investigation Branch...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 4:46 PM
An increase in flights this year has helped O'Hare International Airport narrow the gap with archrival Atlanta for the title "world's busiest airport,'' and air traffic controllers in Chicago predict O'Hare will soon retake the top spot with help from a...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 5:16 PM
The Federal Aviation Administration is developing a plan requiring airlines to inspect the emergency devices on their Boeing 787 Dreamliners after a fire erupted on the plane last week while it was parked at London’s Heathrow Airport.
| Jan 14, 2014
| 12:15 PM
Aerospace giant Boeing Co. is working to resolve another battery issue reported on one of its 787 Dreamliner jets when Japan Airlines discovered what appeared to be white smoke during routine maintenance work.
The lithium-ion battery system was found...
| Jan 20, 2014
| 2:56 PM
Walt Disney World's Wilderness Lodge has rejoined AAA's prestigious four-diamond list, one of only seven Florida properties to be added to the list this year.
The hotel, inspired by turn-of-the-century national park lodges, is known for its log-cabin...
| Nov 10, 2013
| 9:00 AM
Are you tired of having airport security screeners toss away your bottles of water, shampoo or lotion? Change is on the way in some parts of the world.
Ohio research and development company Battelle has built a screening device that London’s...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 3:33 PM
Today's column is all about the people who make Orlando what it is.
I call them local characters.
Over the weekend, Sam Behr of "Tires ain't pretty" fame died and it got me thinking. Who are the people today who are leaving a big impression like Sam...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 10:46 AM
The Federal Aviation Administration plans to issue a warning to airlines flying certain Boeing Co. 787 Dreamliners and 747-8 jumbo jets, advising that they avoid high-altitude thunderstorms after instances of icing.
The anticipated move comes after...