Boeing Offers 737 Max Crash Victims and Families $100 Million in ‘Initial Outreach’

Boeing is offering $100 million to support the families of victims and others affected by two crashes of its 737 Max jetliner, which killed 346 people and have led to scores of lawsuits. The money will go toward “education, hardship and living expenses for impacted families, community programs and economic development in impacted communities,” Boeing […]

Summer Travel Guide: Must-Have Gadgets and Accessories for Jetsetters

Summer is (almost) here, and hopefully you bought those plane tickets a long, long time ago. But there’s still time to buy last minute gadgets and accessories that will ensure you travel in style and (ideally) stress-free. Allbirds Comfortable Shoes If you’ve walked around the San Francisco Bay Area even once in the last few […]

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 […]