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London airspace restricted following 'technical failure'

Flights in and out of the UK's capital are expected to be severely delayed, following a flight data computer failure, regulator Eurocontrol says.

By December 12, 2014


Watch this majestic eagle swoop in and take down a drone

Sensing its airspace was threatened, this Australian Wedge-Tailed Eagle sprang to action and, with one punch from its mighty talons, knocked this drone right out of the sky.

By August 12, 2015


Testing airline safety with the help of a fake ash cloud

Engineers from easyJet and Airbus create an artificial ash cloud to test a sensor that could help avoid massive airspace closures after a volcanic eruption.

By November 14, 2013


Leap Motion controllers to ship in mid-May for $80

The innovative gesture-control system includes software and hardware. The company will launch Airspace, its app store, in mid-May as well.

By February 27, 2013


Northrop Grumman Firebird UAV lets pilots ride too

Northrop Grumman's Firebird can be flown manned or unmanned, which may allow it to use civil airspace.

By May 9, 2011


OutlookDeck brings Twitter concepts to e-mail

E-mail, Twitter, and Facebook all want your constant attention. Here's how to give it to them without losing your mind. It's all about filtering your social airspace.

By April 14, 2009


Photos: The zeppelin flies again

It's been seven decades since a zeppelin lifted aloft in U.S. airspace. Now one is set to call the San Francisco Bay Area home.

By October 23, 2008


Buzz Out Loud 689: Mousetronauts

Please, someone, make a Mousetronauts show. We're begging you. In other news, cell phones on airplanes appear to be coming to European airspace near you.

By March 26, 2008


Tribal trouble for cell phone signals?

Canadian tribes want a fee for cell phone transmissions passing through their airspace.

By May 31, 2007


Into the wild blue virtual yonder

VatSim gives pilots and other aviation enthusiasts online airspace that mimics real conditions and exotic destinations. Images: Flight sim has users flying high

By December 18, 2006