(NEW YORK) -- Multiple military reviews have found a cargo-plane crew acted appropriately and broke no rules in the course of a deadly incident during the chaotic U.S. withdrawal from Afghanistan last year, the Air Force announced Monday. On Aug. 16, an Air Force C-17... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has decided to extend the federal mask mandate for planes and trains until May 3, the agency announced on Wednesday. The current mandate was set to expire this coming Monday, April 18. Citing the rapid spread... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- In an effort to cut emissions, the Federal Aviation Administration announced it's changing the way some planes land at U.S. airports. Currently, most planes that land at airports descend in a stair-step method, where aircraft repeatedly level off and power up the engines... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- When passengers board an Alaska Airlines flight, most don't know it but that plane is lighter than other Boeing 737s or Airbus A320s, according to the airline. That's because during the COVID-19 pandemic, the airline used the slowdown in travel to develop,... Read More.
Ahead of the release of his rarities collection Jewel Box, Elton John has released another track from the project. This time, it's a song called "Watching the Planes Go By," which was recorded in early 1968 and is described as... Read More.
By MINA KAJI and AMANDA MAILE, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The risk of COVID-19 transmission onboard a plane is "reduced to very low levels," Harvard researchers concluded. The onboard ventilation systems coupled with measures such as masks, frequent cabin cleaning,... Read More.
By GIO BENITEZ and SAM SWEENEY, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- United Airlines says the risk of COVID-19 exposure onboard its aircraft is "virtually non-existent" after a new study finds that when masks are worn there is only a 0.003% chance... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- It's a match made in comedy. Kevin Hart is gearing up to work alongside Will Smith for a remake of the 1987 comedy Trains, Planes and Automobiles. The original film starred Steve Martin and John Candy as two travelers who... Read More.
By ALEX STONE and MINA KAJI, ABC News(LOS ANGELES) -- There is a mystery unfolding in Los Angeles. It wasn’t Buzz Lightyear or Robert Downey Jr. in "Iron Man," but pilots landing at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday evening... Read More.
BY: STEPHANIE EBBS and MINA KAJI, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- American Airlines is preparing to spray planes flying in and out of Texas with the first "long-lasting" disinfectant product approved by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to kill the SARS-CoV2... Read More.
BY: ELLA TORRES, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- Seven people, including a member of the Alaska State Legislature, were killed after two planes crashed in the sky on the Kenai Peninsula on Friday, officials said.Gary Knopp, 67, a Republican member of... Read More.