• March too late for AMR/US Airways merger trial: Judge Friday, 30 Aug 2013 | 12:13 PM ET

    A federal judge said on Friday that a trial in the U.S. government effort to block an American Airlines merger with U.S. Airways should take place before March, the date sought by the Justice Department.

  • Greece dismissed the chairman of its privatization agency on Sunday after a newspaper exposed how he used the private plane of a businessman who had just bought a state company to go on holiday.

  • UTX admits error in Dreamliner assembly Friday, 16 Aug 2013 | 7:50 PM ET
    Boeing 787 Dreamliner

    United Technologies said one of its units was responsible for a problem with fire-fighting systems discovered in some Boeing Dreamliner jets.

  • Good Hyperloop news: G-forces won't crush you Wednesday, 14 Aug 2013 | 10:28 AM ET
    A U.S. military subject undergoes G-force testing while seated and wearing padded eye protection.

    Despite what you might think, G-forces from traveling through a tube at hundreds of miles an hour won't crush you.

  • Why the Hyperloop isn't wishful thinking Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 8:46 PM ET
    Hyperloop passenger transport capsule conceptual design sketch.

    It's not just wishful thinking to want Musk to build at least a prototype of his proposed Hyperloop. But it's the only logical way we'll see if high speed mass transportation can become a reality.

  • Musk unveils plans for $10 billion Hyperloop Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 5:23 PM ET
    Artist rendering of Hyperloop passenger capsule version cutaway with passengers onboard.

    Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveiled the details of his superfast transportation system, Hyperloop.

  • Hyperloop: The Internet reacts Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 5:14 PM ET

    Elon Musk released plans for his Hyperloop high-speed transit system on Monday, following days of speculation on what it was and how it would work.

  • High-speed tube travel not as crazy as it sounds Monday, 12 Aug 2013 | 1:29 PM ET

    As speculation mounts over Tesla founder Elon Musk's Hyperloop, a Colorado company called ET3 already has investors backing its high-speed transportation tube.

  • Headache for airlines as booking system crashes Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 5:36 AM ET
    American Airlines Flagship check-in at JFK International Airport.

    An outage at airline booking system Sabre caused difficulties for airlines including American Airlines, JetBlue and Alaska Airlines on Tuesday morning.

  • Despite 'dull' market, stocks higher by year-end Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 12:15 PM ET

    Though pros are searching for short-term moves through year-end, many expect to see the market continue its march up.

  • Tall trucks smash into Indiana bridges 400 times Monday, 5 Aug 2013 | 6:23 AM ET
    Truck accident on the Virginia Avenue Bridge, Indianapolis, IN

    Video shows the Virginia Avenue Bridge in Indianapolis getting hit by multiple tall trucks. In all, seven area bridges have been hit more than 400 times. Bad GPS may be to blame.

  • I'd always hated airline stocks, but no more: pro Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 11:28 AM ET
    An American Airlines plane (left) and a USAirways jetliner at Dallas-Fort Worth.

    Stock picker Martin Sass told CNBC that airlines "are in a seminal change to profitability, finally." He likes one stock in particular.

  • Chrysler earnings jump 16%, give boost to Fiat Tuesday, 30 Jul 2013 | 5:38 AM ET

    Chrysler posted a 16 percent rise in second-quarter earnings and its CEO said he expects stronger numbers in the second half—though results are still expected to miss targets.

  • Boeing names a new chief engineer for 787 Friday, 26 Jul 2013 | 9:38 PM ET
    A Boeing 787 Dreamliner being built in Everett, Wash.

    Boeing named a new chief engineer for its troubled 787 Dreamliner as part of a management shake-up in its commercial airplane division.

  • Billionaire joins battle for NASA launch pad Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013 | 1:37 PM ET
    Space Shuttle Discovery atop the crawler transporter from the vehicle assembly building to Launch Complex 39A at Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Fla.

    Billionaire Jeff Bezos joined the space race when he backed Blue Origin, a previously low-profile company that is now waiting to hear if it can take over a former NASA launch pad.

  • Boeing's earnings expected to soar with Dreamliner Tuesday, 23 Jul 2013 | 10:23 AM ET
    A Boeing 787 Dreamliner being built in Everett, Wash.

    Despite all the headlines about issues with the 787, the steady increase in production and deliveries underlines the strength in commercial planes.

  • Celebrity jet chefs cook for the style-high club Saturday, 20 Jul 2013 | 1:00 AM ET
    Duff Goldman

    The private aviation company SMART JETS is trying to differentiate its service by offering clients something more, something you won't find flying commercial.

  • Booking a $500,000 flight? There's an app for that Thursday, 18 Jul 2013 | 12:56 PM ET

    Last month, a wealthy Middle Eastern family paid $500,000 to charter a private jet. What was unusual was the way the family booked: through an Iphone app.

  • 787 fire: Investigators focus on key component Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 3:48 PM ET
    An Ethiopian Airlines Dreamliner jet caught fire at Heathrow Airport in London on July 12, 2013.

    Three days after a fire aboard an Ethiopian Airways Dreamliner, investigators are focused on what role the plane's emergency locating transmitter may have played in the fire.

  • Despite fire, airlines flying Boeing Dreamliner Monday, 15 Jul 2013 | 10:07 AM ET

    Another 787 has caught fire and once again as investigators look for the cause, airlines around the world continue to fly their Boeing planes.

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