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A Lufthansa Boeing 747-8I

Airlines are using these 5 planes to replace the Boeing 747 jumbo jet

The Boeing 747 jumbo jet's days as a passenger plane are numbered. Boeing believes the jumbo's future is as a cargo plane. Airlines have been replacing the iconic jumbo jet with smaller, cheaper, and more fuel efficient twin-engine jets.
A Xiamen Airlines Boeing 737-800 similar to the aircraft involved in the incident in Manila.

Chinese Boeing 737 crash-lands at Manila airport

A Xiamen Airlines flight 8667, a Boeing 737, en route from Xiamen, China crash-landed at Manila International Airport while it attempted to touch down in poor weather. None of the 165 passengers and crew were seriously injured.

NASA just announced the first 9 astronauts to fly SpaceX and Boeing’s brand-new spaceships — here’s who they are

In a historic first, NASA has named several astronaut crews that will fly the first commercial spaceships, built by Boeing and SpaceX, in series of risky test launches. Here's what we know about the candidates and why they're eminently qualified to make history in the new space race.
NASA astronaut and Commercial Crew member Sunita "Suni" Williams tests a mock-up of SpaceX's Crew Dragon spaceship and spacesuit in April 2018.

NASA is naming at least 8 astronauts to fly SpaceX and Boeing’s new spaceships — here’s how to watch the announcement live today

NASA is naming a minimum of eight astronauts who will fly the first test missions on commercial spaceships designed by Boeing and SpaceX. The space agency is broadcasting live video — here's how to watch the NASA announcement.
An illustration of Boeing's CST-100 Starliner spaceship flying around Earth.

Leaky valves on Boeing’s new spacecraft are increasing the risk that NASA astronauts could lose access to the space station

Boeing has provided new details about a fuel leak with its spacecraft, called the CST-100 Starliner, which will result in delays of crucial tests. If Boeing or SpaceX can't certify its spaceships by the end of 2019, NASA might temporarily have no way to reach the International Space Station.
An illustration of Boeing's CST-100 Starliner and SpaceX's Crew Dragon space capsules.

NASA is about to name the astronauts who will fly SpaceX and Boeing’s spaceships for the first time — here’s who they might be

NASA plans to announce a minimum of eight astronauts who will be the first ever to fly Boeing and SpaceX's brand-new spaceships, which are part of the agency's Commercial Crew program. Here's what we know about the candidates and which ones are most likely to make history in the new space race.
The Embraer E190-E2 on display at Farnborough.

This $61 million jet is Boeing’s and Embraer’s newest weapon against the Airbus A220

The Embraer E190-E2 is Brazil's answer to the Airbus A220 in the 100-seat airliner market. The $61 million jet is a next-generation evolution of Embraer's existing E190 airliner. We got a chance to check out the E190-E2 at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow.
The Airlander 10 hybrid airship.

Inside the world’s largest aircraft, which is set to have glass floors and take wealthy travellers on luxury 3-day expeditions

The world's largest aircraft unveiled plans for its interiors at Farnborough Airshow last week — and they look stunning. Airlander 10 features luxurious en-suite bedrooms, an'Altitude Bar' and a spacious lounge area.
An Airbus A350-1000 landing at the Farnborough International Airshow 2018.

The 20 coolest planes at the 2018 Farnborough Air Show

The 2018 Farnborough International Airshow is the most important aviation industry trade show of the year. Over the past week, $192 billion in deals were announced including the sale of more than 1,400 planes. Here are some of the coolest planes on show at Farnborough.
An Airbus A330-900neo prototype flying at the 2018 Farnborough International Airshow.

Airbus US CEO explains why Europe’s answer to the Boeing 787 isn’t selling

The Airbus A330neo is an updated version of the highly popular Airbus A330ceo airliner. Unfortunately for Airbus, the A330neo hasn't been able to keep up with the rival Boeing 787 Dreamliner in the sales department.