The Transportation Security Administration says unpaid airport screeners have not been showing up to work because of financial reasons. TSA's ranks of 51,000 have been deemed essential and have been ordered to work without paychecks in the shutdown. » Read More
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Ford says hybrid and electric versions F-150 pickup will be exceptionally capable, offering more towing and off-road power, justifying possible sticker shock from the higher prices. » Read More
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Relativity Space announced Thursday a contract with the U.S. Air Force to build and operate a launch facility at Cape Canaveral. » Read More
The Nissan IMs and Infiniti QX Inspiration imagine a "complete reinterpretation" of tomorrow's zero-emissions vehicles that will have, among other things, vastly more roomy interiors by all but eliminating the traditional engine compartment. » Read More
Musk said Tesla would ditch the customer referral scheme as it's "adding too much cost to the cars, especially Model 3."
Netflix may beat the White House to creating the first iteration of a military branch in outer space.
This year's Detroit auto show was tamer than usual, with only a few big-name debuts making headlines. With less competition, the cars that did launch in Detroit had a better chance of making a splash. Not all were winners.
The Concorde led the way in aviation technology and yet its program lasted less than 30 years. Supersonic transport hasn’t been seen since in commercial aviation, but it may be about to make a comeback. CNBC's Tom Chitty reports.
The CEO of United Airlines said the carrier is worried about the prolonged U.S. government shutdown, but said the material impact is not yet "significant." Munoz's comments come a day after Delta's CEO said the shutdown will cost it $25 million this month.
United Continental Holdings, the parent of the airline, beat revenue and profit estimates in the fourth quarter.
The craft is rated to carry 400 pounds, though Workhorse is developing a heftier, military version that would bump it up to 640 pounds. Under normal conditions, the SureFly would have a range of about 75 miles at a cruising speed of 75 mph.
Delta Air Lines expects the U.S. partial government shutdown will delay the start of its new Airbus A220 jets, a plane it hopes will attract high-paying business travelers.
Seeds carried by China's Chang'e 4 lunar lander have sprouted, marking the first instance of biological matter growing on the moon.
Both automakers already have commercial vehicles businesses around the world, and the commercial vehicle segment is expected to grow in the near future.
Delta Air Lines CEO Ed Bastian said the partial U.S. government shutdown will cost it $25 million in lost revenue this month as fewer government contractors are traveling.
Delta's fourth-quarter profits came in higher than Wall Street's expectations. Its shares dropped 2 percent in premarket trading.
Pony.ai, a Chinese autonomous car start-up, recently launched an app that allows a limited number of users to hail a driverless taxi.
Chinese automaker GAC Motor, which originally planned to start selling vehicles in the U.S. by late 2019, says it now plans to begin sales in first half of 2020.
Several large U.S. airports have closed either terminals or checkpoints as more TSA officers, who are not getting regular paychecks in the government shutdown, call in sick. The aviation industry has been among the most vocal against the shutdown.
CNBC's Contessa Brewer reports on how the government shutdown is impacting and closing ports nationwide, causing boats to be stuck at sea.