Investigators will charge four suspects over the downing of the Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 that killed 298 people, including 38 Australians, five years ago.
Deborah Lawrie was told women couldn't fly because they would "act strangely every month" and their earrings could get in the way. But after a landmark legal battle she became Australia's first female commercial pilot.
The company's CEO, Dennis Muilenburg, says Boeing made a "mistake" in handling a problematic cockpit warning system in its 737 MAX jets before two fatal crashes that killed more than 300 people.
The introduction of Uber Air in 2023 may feel way out of reach for many people, but it could be a feasible and exciting development in air travel, writes Matthew Marino.
The global ridesharing giant says it will use a fleet of vertical take-off and landing aircraft to connect transport hubs like airports and CBD sites, using car park roofs and existing helipads to run the service.
A committee that spent more than 18 months investigating air services in regional Australia put the exorbitant airfares down to genuine market forces and economies of scale, noting that such a finding "may frustrate residents".
Some New Zealanders with indigenous Maori heritage wear tattoos on their face or arms that represent their genealogy and are culturally sacred. But uniform rules at the national carrier restrict them from applying for roles such as flight attendant.
Hundreds of Boeing's troubled 737 MAX planes and its prior generation 737 may contain improperly manufactured parts, the United States Federal Aviation Administration says.
The International Air Transport Association expects it could take until August before the Boeing 737 MAX returns to service, but the final say on the timing rests with regulators.
The crew of a Russian airliner that caught fire while making an emergency landing, killing 41 people, had not deployed the plane's air brakes, a report by the country's civil aviation authority has found, according to a state news agency.