Goodyear's New Blimp Is Named 'Wingfoot One'

Goodyear unveiled its new, state of the art blimp (technically a Zeppelin model LZ N07-101 semi-rigid airship) four months ago at their Wingfoot Lake hangar in Suffield Ohio. It's bigger and faster than any of the 300 airships they've ever built. And now, after a worldwide naming contest, Wingfoot One will be its… » 7/23/14 10:30am Yesterday 10:30am

19 Year-Old Becomes Youngest To Fly Solo Around The Globe

Matt Guthmiller's Twitter profile reads like an impressive résumé. "Entrepreneur. Software Engineer. Pilot. MIT... Youngest person to fly solo around the world." Matt earned that title last week, upon safely landing his Beehcraft A36 Bonanza in San Diego — with nowhere near the fanfare he deserved. » 7/22/14 2:00pm Tuesday 2:00pm

Watch This Sick Trailer For "Crook" Car Thief Movie

From Ozan Biron, (the same director responsible for the ad featuring the BMW M4 on an aircraft carrier) comes "Crook" — "a proof-of-concept for a crime film, about an elite-level car thief who only steals cars from other thieves, for the right price." It's best-watched at a high volume. » 7/21/14 10:00pm Monday 10:00pm

Pentagon Blames Russia For Separatist Support In MH17 Tragedy

At a Pentagon briefing held just moments ago about the downing of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH17, Rear Admiral John Kirby said the U.S. believes Russia continues to support pro-Russian separatists with military equipment and financial support, and allows them to enter Ukraine freely. » 7/18/14 1:38pm Friday 1:38pm

A Record 1,210 Planes Were Ordered This Week At Farnborough

If there is a winner to be declared at an international air show, Airbus won this week's event at Farnborough. The manufacturer based in Toulouse, France racked up 496 aircraft orders, worth over $75 billion at list prices, against Boeing's $40 billion haul. » 7/18/14 12:11pm Friday 12:11pm

Qatar Rejects Brand New A380s, CEO Bashes Airbus

Qatar CEO Akbar Al Baker expressed extreme disappointment with Airbus, in an interview from the Farnborough Airshow. The airline chose to reject deliveries of it's first three new A380s this week, citing quality issues related to the cabin. » 7/15/14 9:15pm 7/15/14 9:15pm

Updated Airbus A330 "NEO" Gets New Engines, Wings And Cabin

After months of speculation within the industry, Airbus officially announced a major update to its popular A330 long-haul jet today at the Farnborough air show. The A330neo will feature interior upgrades including all LED lighting, more efficient engines, and aerodynamic improvements. The new plane has already… » 7/14/14 4:20pm 7/14/14 4:20pm