From cutting delays to cutting edge autopilot, the computers are coming to help. The post AI Wields the Power to Make Flying Safer—and Maybe Even Pleasant appeared first on WIRED.
Kambalny, the southernmost volcano in Kamchatka, erupted unexpectedly over the weekend, sending ash up over the Pacific Ocean. The post A Russian Volcano Just Erupted for the First Time in Centuries appeared first on WIRED.
Work from government cartograph-ears puts transportation-related noise in perspective. The post National Noise Map Charts Americans' Aural Misery appeared first on WIRED.
Here's where NASA tests the next generation of aircraft—and the wings that could fly on Mars. The post Flight Lab: Inside the Model Plane Shop Where NASA Flies the Future appeared first on WIRED.
The #electronicsban bears the marks of a targeted reaction to a specific threat. The post The TSA's New Ban on Laptops in Cabins May Not Be the Worst Thing appeared first on WIRED.
NASA cut a giant hole in the side of a jumbo jet, and pointed a telescope the size of Hubble through it. Scientists use it to watch the birth of stars. The post Flight Lab: Take a Ride in a 747 That NASA Turned Into a Huge Telescope appeared first on W...
They even ran an experiment at San Francisco's legendary Crissy Field. The post Airbus Is Serious About Planes With Swappable Spas—Seriously appeared first on WIRED.
If you want a plane that can survive just about anything, open your wallet. The post Mr. Trump: Here’s Why You Really Want to Spend $4 Billion on Air Force One appeared first on WIRED.
If you think sitting in a metal tube at 30,000 feet is hard, try cooking a steak up there. The post The Evolution of Airline Cooking Tech, From Quicklime to Sous Vide appeared first on WIRED.
You may feel betrayed, but there's still a way to score rewards in the air. The post Frequent Flier Miles Are Kaput—The Game's About Credit Cards Now appeared first on WIRED.