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Samsung Galaxy A21 reportedly catches fire on plane, forces emergency evacuation

Samsung Galaxy A21 has caught fire inside the cabin of an Alaska Airlines flight after landing at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport. This led the crew to

Our 2021 Roundup Of Light Twin Aircraft

Until 35 years ago, light twins were a force to be reckoned with. Today, in both the used and new marketplace, they account for a

Volocopter 2X completed its first US public crewed test flight

Each year the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) holds a massive air show in Wisconsin called AirVenture. At AirVenture 2021, the Volocopter 2X eVTOL aircraft had

Joby Aero full-sized prototype air taxi flies more than 150 miles on a charge

Joby Aero Inc. has announced that its prototype all-electric air taxi has reached an important milestone in its development. The aircraft is designed for commercial

The Best Pilot’s Watches Available Right Now

Whether a classic flieger or an automatic GMT, there’s a pilot’s watch out there for the fighter jock in everyone. You are a pilot, flying

Flight Design F2 Gets FAA Thumbs-Up For S-LSA

The next-gen model of the popular Flight Design two-seat LSA can now be sold and purchased as a ready-to-fly aircraft. Flight Design has announced twin

The flying car you’ve been waiting for

AirCar prototype that actually deserves its ‘car’ tag makes first inter-city flight in Slovakia A Slovakian company has built a prototype flying car that can

Klein Vision AirCar completes a 35-minute test flight between two cities

AirCar is a dual-mode car/aircraft moving towards production after meeting a key development milestone this week. That milestone was its first inter-city flight, where the

AA and Virgin Atlantic want this eVTOL aircraft for “flying taxi” city hops

American Airlines and Virgin Atlantic are looking to much shorter flights to expand their future services, each inking deals that could see them piloting electric

Archer reveals its demonstrator eVTOL aircraft

Archer is one of the several companies working on electronic vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft. On June 10, the company debuted its first demonstrator

Battlefield 6 gameplay images leak ahead of June reveal

Screenshots reported to be from Battlefield 6 have leaked online, just ahead of the game’s planned June 9 reveal. There are four images in total,

Boeing 737 MAX hit with $17m FAA fine as 787 Dreamliner woes continue

Boeing faces a further $17 million in fines from the US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) over the 737 MAX incident, the penalties announced amid rumors

EHang long-range VT-30 autonomous aerial vehicle takes off and lands vertically

EHang has revealed the latest version of its aircraft that it calls an autonomous aerial vehicle or AAV. The aircraft is a long-range VT-30 meant

YU XIANG F03 Review – 6-axis Gyro RC Helicopter

Let’s meet a super unique flybarless 3D helicopter which is designed for RC helicopter fans. The YU XIANG F03 helicopter with 6-axis Gyro is very sturdy, which

Airbus taps Luminar LIDAR for its autonomous aircraft’s eyes

LIDAR manufacturer Luminar has inked a new deal with Airbus, to provide its laser scanners for Airbus UpNext’s next-generation aircraft. The agreement could see Luminar

New Part 107 and Remote ID drone rules take effect starting today in the US

Today marks the ‘effective date’ that some pertinent Part 107 and Remote ID rules become active in the United States. Notably, this includes the Operations

FAA confirms you will be able to complete your Remote ID training online starting April 6th

As we reported last December, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) released its final rule for the Remote Identification (Remote ID) of Unmanned Aircraft. The document

Hands on: DJI FPV drone review

The DJI FPV is a new take on the ‘First Person View’ drone – and it’s a pretty exciting one if you’ve ever fancied feeling

Joby Aviation unveils its eVTOL air taxi flight video for the first time

Joby Aviation certainly isn’t a household name today, but that could change the future. Joby is one of the companies trying to bring affordable and

This Incredible Plane: Cessna 620

Too late for one era, too early for another, this wonderful mini airliner turned out to be both behind and ahead of its time! Twenty

Terrafugia Transition flying car granted a Light-Sport Airworthiness certificate by the FAA

Terrafugia Inc. announced this week that it reached a milestone in its road to bringing the Transition roadable aircraft to market. The FAA granted Terrafugia

Alauda Airspeeder Mk3 Brings F1-Style Racing To Electric VTOL Aircrafts

Racing drones is fun. Watching other people racing drones, though, not so much. Seriously, it doesn’t matter how fast they go. If you’re going to make electric aircraft racing

World’s first electric flying race car revealed

Aussie-developed Airspeeder Mk3 is set to compete in F1-style race series this year Australian aviation firm Alauda has unveiled what it claims is the world’s

Ski-Lark and Wee-Lark: Simple Snowmobiles

Could a California-based company that specialized in vintage airplane restoration make a legitimate mark in the snowmobile market? There was only one way to find

The biggest 3D Printing launches and industry developments in 2020

Whether you are working in this industry or not, it’s good to keep yourself up to date with information about an industry powered via the

Ampaire Begins Airline Trials With Hybrid-Electric Aircraft

The company’s electric flight-test airplane is built around a Cessna 337 Skymaster. Ampaire last month flew its Electric EEL aircraft on a 20-minute flight from Maui’s Kahului

Textron Aviation Announces King Air 260

The latest model in the Beechcraft series is already in production. Textron Aviation announced the new Beechcraft King Air 260 at VBACE 2020, with the model

NOAA Takes Delivery of New Special Mission King Air 350CER

New aircraft joins an earlier King Air addition to NOAA’s fleet. Textron Aviation recently delivered a mission-ready Beechcraft King Air 350CER turboprop to the Department of

Samsung Galaxy S21+ Real Mobile Phone Exposure

According to many sources, the new Samsung Galaxy S21 flagship will be available in January, including the S21, S21+ and S21 Ultra versions. As the

Elation Freedom offers a choice between all-electric or a gas-only powertrain

The Freedom is Elation Hypercars’ entrant in the realm of hyper EVs. However, it may also become the first hypercar to be sold with either