The Federal Aviation Administration told lawmakers it had made changes to prevent a repeat of a computer system outage that disrupted over 11,000 U.S. flights.
Lack of pilots for commercial airplane flights is a crisis that affects many Americans and could last a decade. Airlines have a plan for the labor shortage.
The Federal Aviation Administration is clearing the way for Boeing to resume 787 Dreamliner deliveries after a pause last year. CNBC's Phil LeBeau joins 'Squawk on the Street' with the details.
The U.S. government on Tuesday reassigned 16 peak-hour runway timings at congested Newark Airport in New Jersey to Spirit Airlines from Southwest Airlines.
Thousands of U.S. flights have been delayed or cancelled this year which can cost airlines tens of millions of dollars. American Airlines just created a new analytics tool called HEAT, which lets it identify which flights to delay as early as possible to avoid cancellations. CNBC went to the Federal Aviation Administrations Air Traffic Control System Command Center to get an inside look at how the FAA deals with increasingly severe weather situations.
The FAA said SpaceX will be required to take more than 75 actions to mitigate environmental impacts before the company can receive a launch license.
Airlines have ramped up capacity beyond 2019 levels at several major Florida airports.
Disputes over masks account for more than 70% of unruly passenger reports.
Despite fines, flight bans and online embarrassment, people are still having meltdowns aboard airplanes.
In 2021, airlines were on track to record more cases of air rage than in the previous 30 years combined. Mask mandates, alcohol, and other safety procedures have been cited as common causes of the sharp rise in unruly passengers. The Federal Aviation Administration has enforced a zero-tolerance policy with fines up to $37,000 per violation in response to the rise in incidents. The dramatic increase in cases has also had negative implications for flight attendants and crew members.
Kittyhawk sees the future of autonomous flight as one that makes you a drone passenger, and former 3D Robotics CEO Chris Anderson is a big part of this vision.
The agency's move will allow Boeing 777-200 airplanes equipped with PW4000 engines to return to service as soon as early 2022
In a new report, the Commerce Committee tells the FAA to increase oversight of Boeing and to address allegations raised by seven whistleblowers.
Shares of Boeing closed nearly three percent higher on Monday after Boeing's board fired CEO Dennis Muilenburg. The decision comes as the company has faced its worst crisis in its more than 100-year history. Jeff Sonnenfeld, associate dean for leadership studies at Yale School of Management, CNBC contributor Michelle Caruso-Cabrera and Carlos Watson, OZY co-founder and CEO, join "Squawk Box" to discuss.
Flight attendants have long been tasked with policing safety rules and regulations in flight, but they've experienced an uptick in conflicts over masks.
Sara Nelson, international president for the Association of Flight Attendants, joins "Squawk Box" to discuss the rise in incidents on planes and vaccine mandates.
The FAA grounded Virgin Galactic on Thursday, as the federal regulator investigates the company's previous spaceflight that carried founder Richard Branson.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on unruly passenger fine records.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with Joby Aviation CEO JoeBen Bevirt about its first day of trading, potential challenges ahead and his outlook for the electric aviation company.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on Boeing's latest issue with its Dreamliner jets.