United Airlines to purchase 100 electric planes from Heart Aerospace

As part of its largest order ever for 270 Boeing and Airbus jets, United Airlines will undertake a nose-to-tail transformation of its fleet and offer a new and improved in-flight…

Brood X cicadas interfere with cars, planes, weather radar

Cicadas have taken over large swaths of the United States, interrupting sleep, causing car crashes and even bombarding President Biden on Wednesday as he prepared to board Air Force One.…

Heavier passengers on planes mean new safety limits for airlines

Blake Scholl shares details and timeline of Boom Supersonic’s speedy and sustainable overture jet. Passengers keep getting bigger. Now airlines must account more accurately for that. The Federal Aviation Administration…

Planes grounded by COVID-19 largely avoid the junkyard — for now

Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. SYDNEY—After the coronavirus pandemic grounded air travel, many of the thousands of aircraft that were parked at storage facilities around the globe seemed destined…

Masks still needed on planes, public transit even after new CDC guidelines, feds say

FreedomWorks economist Steve Moore, Kadina Group president Gary B. Smith and Wealth Enhancement Group SVP Nicole Webb on extending unemployment benefits, the fossil fuel industry and their outlook for the…

Blocking middle seats on planes reduces risk of COVID-19 spread: CDC

Blocking middle seats on planes reduces the risk of exposure to COVID-19, a new study released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) suggests. As airlines continue to allow…

Study finds that blocking seats on planes reduces virus risk

Boyd Group International president Mike Boyd weighs in on ‘FOX Business Tonight’ A new study says leaving middle seats open could give airline passengers more protection from the virus that…

Japanese airline offers in-flight meals on grounded planes: report

Japanese airline All Nippon Airways has opened one of its grounded planes for fine dining.  The airline started serving in-flight meals in a stationary Boeing-777 at the Haneda Airport in…

Psaki: Biden, Harris don’t have to restrict nonessential travel because they use private planes

White House press secretary Jen Psaki on Monday said President Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris are not required to restrict nonessential travel as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control…

Guatemala airport closes amid volcanic eruption after planes, runways coated with ash

Guatemala City’s international airport is scheduled to reopen on Wednesday after aviation authorities officially grounded all planes and closed the facility amid the eruption of the Pacaya volcano. Ash from…