Environment

Aug 5, 2014 - 12:04 PM
Extreme cold most likely caused a lithium-ion battery on an All Nippon Airways Boeing 787 to malfunction in January 2013, according to one report.
Aug 4, 2014 - 3:55 AM
Training with new emergency breathing systems is to start shortly, and a study of body size and shape is already under way to make egress safer
Aug 3, 2014 - 12:50 AM
Follow-on research project has boosted budget for new business aircraft, regional turboprop and rotorcraft technologies
Jul 24, 2014 - 9:42 AM
Air Algerie flight 5017 went missing en route to Algiers, while flying over Mali.
Jul 22, 2014 - 2:35 PM
The prototype equipment was designed for business jets.
Jul 5, 2014 - 12:25 AM
Emissions of particles from turbine engines have an impact on residents quite a distance downwind of major airports, according to a new study.
Jun 24, 2014 - 2:15 PM
Agency seeks more time to ponder whether to make the New York North Shore Helicopter Route permanent.
Jun 3, 2014 - 3:40 PM
Offshore Long Island route became mandatory in 2012 but is scheduled to expire under a sunset provision on August 6.
Jun 3, 2014 - 1:40 AM
Scientists used a Falcon 20 to fly into convective weather areas and gather data on the emerging safety issue of engine icing.