Flight Today | Air & Space Magazinehttps://www.airspacemag.com/rss/flight-today/RSS feed for Flight TodayenTue, 12 Dec 2017 17:45:04 +0000Human Beats AI in a Drone Race, But Just Barelyhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/drone-racing-human-barely-beats-machine-180967489/In the long term, bet on the machine.Tue, 12 Dec 2017 17:45:04 +0000French Daredevils Leap Off a Perfectly Good Mountain into a Moving Airplanehttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/french-daredevils-leap-perfectly-good-mountain-moving-airplane-180967362/James Bond once did it without a wingsuit. But these guys did it for real.Wed, 29 Nov 2017 21:30:51 +0000If Someone Has a Complaint About Drones, This FAA Inspector Hears About Ithttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/drone-inspector-cometh-180967347/He knows whether a drone pilot has been naughty or nice, but he also keeps the cranks off their backs.Wed, 29 Nov 2017 14:00:00 +0000Art Nalls, Badass Pilothttps://www.airspacemag.com/articles/art-nalls-badass-pilot-180967296/What else would you call the man who flies the only privately owned Sea Harrier in the world?Tue, 21 Nov 2017 19:38:58 +0000Inside the Wasp Shophttps://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/wasp-buzz-180967133/ These pilots and engineers caught the bug.Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:00:00 +0000Air Turbulence Will Likely Get Worse as the Planet Warmshttps://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/buckle-its-getting-hot-out-there-180967132/Buckle up, it’s getting hot out there.Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:00:00 +0000A Farewell Salute to Jack Daileyhttps://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/museum-farewell-salute-jack-dailey-180967125/ The National Air and Space Museum’s longest-serving director steps down.Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:00:00 +0000A Tale of Two DC-10shttps://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/book-excerpt-flight-981-disaster-180967121/How one pilot overcame a flaw in the airplane—and one did not.Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:00:00 +0000The Wasp Engine’s Great Leap Forwardhttps://www.airspacemag.com/flight-today/why-the-wasp-is-wonderful-180967115/The only aircraft engine to be designated an historic landmark.Tue, 21 Nov 2017 18:00:00 +0000Flying COW Helps Puerto Rico Get Its Phone Service Backhttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/cow-flies-over-san-juan-180967206/A drone-based “cell tower” provides stopgap connectivity to the storm-ravaged island.Thu, 16 Nov 2017 16:51:56 +0000Should Localities Decide on Drone Policy? Not Everyone Thinks Sohttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/administration-lets-localities-decide-drones-180967126/A new Federal pilot program will give local jurisdictions more say on drone flights, but the rationale is unclear.Tue, 07 Nov 2017 19:10:13 +0000It Finally Happened: A Passenger Airplane Hit a Dronehttps://www.airspacemag.com/daily-planet/airliner-probably-hits-drone-180965320/Luckily, there was little damage.Thu, 19 Oct 2017 16:30:00 +0000