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TSA says it's OK to carry a mummified head on a plane

Got a mummified head? Need to fly somewhere in the US with it? No problem! Just make sure you declare it.

By 27 July 2016


The Solar Impulse 2 solar-powered plane completes its trip around the world

Pilot Bertrand Piccard safely landed the Solar Impulse 2 solar-powered plane in Abu Dhabi this evening completing the plane's historic flight around the world using only sunlight for fuel. The trip began in Abu Dhabi on March 9, 2015, and concluded July 25, 2016, making aviation history and proving that solar technology can power just about anything.

By 26 July 2016


Solar Impulse zero-fuel plane lands in Abu Dhabi, completing historic round-the-world trip

After 18 months, Solar Impulse's sun-powered circumnavigation is complete, as the pilot hails a "new era in aviation."

By 26 July 2016


Passengers film from inside Singapore Airlines flight as plane burns

Technically Incorrect: The right engine of a Boeing 777 bursts into flames during an emergency landing at Singapore's Changi airport.

By 28 June 2016


Solar Impulse zero-fuel plane lands in Spain to complete Atlantic crossing

The solar-powered aircraft has landed in Seville, ending the 15th stage of its round-the-world trip.

By 23 June 2016


I flew home on a Hello Kitty plane and loved it

Flying across the planet in a Hello Kitty themed aircraft felt strange, but I'd be lying if I didn't say it wasn't great.

By 7 June 2016


Take a ride on Eva Air's Hello Kitty planes (video)

CNET's Aloysius Low ended up onboard a Hello Kitty-themed flight where everything from the food to the toilett paper was covered in kitty swag.

7 June 2016


​Solar Impulse journey delayed -- but this time don't blame the electric plane

An attempt at a record-setting sun-powered flight around the world hits a new snag. It's not as serious as the Hawaii battery problem, though.

By 24 May 2016


Plane makes emergency landing on roof of building

Technically Incorrect: In Pomona, California, the pilot of a small plane avoids a freeway and bails out on top of an office park building.

By 10 May 2016


Academic questioned by American Airlines officials for doing math on plane

Technically Incorrect: An Ivy League expert in search theory says the math he was writing may have been mistaken by a passenger for some sort of code, possibly terroristic. Oh, and he has dark skin.

By 8 May 2016