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Joby Aviation raises $590 million led by Toyota to launch an electric air taxi service

Joby Aviation has raised a $590 million Series C round of funding, including $394 million from lead investor Toyota Motor Corporation, the company announced today. Joby is in the process of developing
Why Ocasio-Cortez Is Criticizing Cuomo’s Plan for a Train to La Guardia

Why Ocasio-Cortez Is Criticizing Cuomo’s Plan for a Train to La Guardia

The Queens representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez demanded to know why all 46 alternatives to Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo’s $2 billion AirTrain were ruled out so quickly.
‘I Honestly Don’t Trust Many People at Boeing’: A Broken Culture Exposed

‘I Honestly Don’t Trust Many People at Boeing’: A Broken Culture Exposed

A trove of internal employee communications shows that the aviation giant’s troubles go beyond one poorly designed plane.
‘I Honestly Don’t Trust Many People at Boeing’: A Broken Culture Exposed

‘I Honestly Don’t Trust Many People at Boeing’: A Broken Culture Exposed

A trove of internal employee communications shows that the aviation giant’s troubles go beyond one poorly designed plane.
Boeing Emails Reveal Employees Talking Shit About The 737 Max Before Deadly Crashes

Boeing Emails Reveal Employees Talking Shit About The 737 Max Before Deadly Crashes

New emails and direct messages released by Boeing to congressional investigators reveal some shocking messages from Boeing employees about both their own planes and the regulators overseeing the
Boeing Employees Mocked F.A.A. and ‘Clowns’ Who Designed 737 Max

Boeing Employees Mocked F.A.A. and ‘Clowns’ Who Designed 737 Max

The company expressed regret at the embarrassing communications it sent to investigators on Thursday, which included a comment that “this airplane is designed by clowns, who are in turn supervised by
Boeing Employees Mocked F.A.A. and ‘Clowns’ Who Designed 737 Max

Boeing Employees Mocked F.A.A. and ‘Clowns’ Who Designed 737 Max

The company expressed regret at the embarrassing communications it sent to investigators on Thursday, which included a comment that “this airplane is designed by clowns, who are in turn supervised by

Air taxi company EHang flies autonomously in the US for the first time

Aerial passenger drone startup EHang flew its EHang 216 two-seat self-flying taxi fully autonomously in North Carolina last night, a first for the company both in the U.S. and North America. EHang,
In Reversal, Boeing Recommends 737 Max Simulator Training for Pilots

In Reversal, Boeing Recommends 737 Max Simulator Training for Pilots

The company had long maintained that the training wasn’t needed to fly the plane, which was grounded after two deadly crashes.
In Reversal, Boeing Recommends 737 Max Simulator Training for Pilots

In Reversal, Boeing Recommends 737 Max Simulator Training for Pilots

The company had long maintained that the training wasn’t needed to fly the plane, which was grounded after two deadly crashes.
Delta Air Lines bets on AI to help its operations run smoothly in bad weather

Delta Air Lines bets on AI to help its operations run smoothly in bad weather

Delta Air Lines, in its first-ever keynote at CES, today announced a new AI-driven system that will help it make smarter decisions when the weather turns tough and its finely tuned operations get out
It’s Not Just Software: New Safety Risks Under Scrutiny on Boeing’s 737 Max

It’s Not Just Software: New Safety Risks Under Scrutiny on Boeing’s 737 Max

The company and regulators are looking into everything from the wiring on the plane to its engines.
It’s Not Just Software: New Safety Risks Under Scrutiny on Boeing’s 737 Max

It’s Not Just Software: New Safety Risks Under Scrutiny on Boeing’s 737 Max

The company and regulators are looking into everything from the wiring on the plane to its engines.
‘It’s Creepy’: Unexplained Drones Are Swarming by Night Over Colorado

‘It’s Creepy’: Unexplained Drones Are Swarming by Night Over Colorado

Sheriffs in western Nebraska and eastern Colorado say they don’t know who’s flying the drones — or why. The F.A.A. is investigating.
‘It’s Creepy’: Unexplained Drones Are Swarming by Night Over Colorado

‘It’s Creepy’: Unexplained Drones Are Swarming by Night Over Colorado

Sheriffs in western Nebraska and eastern Colorado say they don’t know who’s flying the drones — or why. The F.A.A. is investigating.
Daughter-in-Law of LSU Offensive Coordinator Killed in Plane Crash

Daughter-in-Law of LSU Offensive Coordinator Killed in Plane Crash

ATLANTA (AP) — A small plane en route to a college football playoff game crashed into a post office parking lot in Louisiana shortly after takeoff Saturday, killing five people, including a well-known
FAA proposes nationwide real-time tracking system for all drones

FAA proposes nationwide real-time tracking system for all drones

The FAA is exploring the idea of setting up a system to track airborne drones, as well as connected pilot IDs. The plan is part of efforts to integrate unmanned aircraft into the national airspace.
The F.A.A. Wants to Start Tracking Drones’ Locations

The F.A.A. Wants to Start Tracking Drones’ Locations

A proposal would require most drones flying in American airspace to include technology that would allow the government to keep tabs on them.
The F.A.A. Wants to Start Tracking Drones’ Locations

The F.A.A. Wants to Start Tracking Drones’ Locations

A proposal would require most drones flying in American airspace to include technology that would allow the government to keep tabs on them.
The F.A.A. Wants to Start Tracking Drones’ Locations

The F.A.A. Wants to Start Tracking Drones’ Locations

A proposal would require most drones flying in American airspace to include technology that would allow the government to keep tabs on them.