Trump Claims Planes Are ‘Becoming Too Complex to Fly’

Two days after an Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed, killing everyone on board, President Donald Trump decided to chime in on the nature of airplane technology. Taking to Twitter on Tuesday morning, Trump lamented that airplanes have become complicated. Without mentioning the Ethiopian crash specifically, Trump wrote, “Airplanes are becoming far too complex to fly. Pilots […]

Mitsubishi Just Started Testing a 90-Seat Passenger Plane

In may not be too long before airline passengers board a Mitsubishi jet, rather than a Boeing or Airbus The Japanese conglomerate announced Monday that test flights of its new Mitsubishi Regional Jet have started in the U.S. If successful, the 90-passenger jet will become the first Japanese-built airliner since the 1960s. It’s had some […]