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Air New Zealand’s cheeky new safety video gets real meta — oh, and the All Blacks are back

07.31.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Air New Zealand is world-famous for its star-studded safety videos, which have featured big international names from Betty White and Chrissy Teigen to Cuba Gooding Jr., as well as local stars like Deadpool 2's Julian Dennison. The brand spanking ... ...

How autonomous vehicles and hyperloop are scooting along

Will transportation technologies become the industry disruptors many pundits suggested they would? ...

Future air travel looks high-tech, autonomous, and electric

While everyone on the ground is stressing about self-driving cars, the future of flight is also moving more toward autonomous planes, as seen at the 2019 edition of the Paris Air Show. The air show is one of the biggest aerospace events annually and ... ...

This hydrogen-powered concept air vehicle can provide the accessible transportation of the future — Future Blink

06.05.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Named Skai, the air transportation service is developed by Alaka’i Technologies, an aviation consulting company based in Massachusetts. Read more...More about Mashable Video, Air Travel, Skai, Tech, and Innovations ...

KLM Airlines wants to help build a more efficient jet with in-wing seating

Air travel accounts for a significant chunk of greenhouse gas emissions and other pollutants, and the amount of air travel has risen steadily over the past few decades, with emissions from aviation predicted to grow significantly through 2020 and beyond. Electric passenger planes are in the works, but unlikely to replace our workhorse passenger jets ...

Flight on Southwest or American? Make sure it wasn’t on a Boeing 737 Max.

03.13.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

The FAA may have just messed up your travel plans.  On Wednesday, the agency announced that it’s grounding all Boeing 737 Max 8 and 9 airplanes after two fatal crashes in the last five months. The two airlines with the most Boeing 737 Max ... ...

Flight-hailing startup BlackBird raises $10 million to replace driving with flying

The origin story of BlackBird, a startup that links travelers to planes and commercial pilots through an app, didn’t begin with air travel. It was prompted by car sickness. BlackBird CEO and founder Rudd Davis, who was getting his pilot’s license at the time, asked his flight instructor if he would fly his family to ...