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A one-person aircraft powered by lithium polymer batteries is designed to be flown over water and non-congested areas.
The 3.5m-wide aircraft was unveiled at Farnborough Air Show 2018.
A German airline is offering passengers the chance to eat the same meals as those served to astronauts to enhance the customer experience on long-haul flights.
A net gun armed multicopter can hover indefinitely to ensure safe removal of unlicensed drones from the air.
Researchers in China are now developing a 3D printing technology to manufacture ceramics under microgravity.
An aeronautical project aims to be the first commercial two-seater solar plane to attempt a flight to reach the stratosphere.
Researchers at a university in Lithuania have developed software that lets pilots know if conditions will result in a compromized takeoff.
A new airline seat design could allow planes to squeeze in 20 percent more passengers and lower fuel costs.
A new VR experience allows passengers to take an immerse trip abroad in just 110 minutes of simulated flight
A new constellation of satellites aims to improve decision-making and response times in emergency situations.
The plant cultivation technology will help provide food for crew members on board the International Space Station.
UK-based airline goes into partnership with US startup to develop a range of electric-powered aircraft.
A company developing an electric vertical take-off and landing jet for commuters has received a new round of funding.
A new maritime craft uses wing-in-ground technology to allow passengers to travel by flying just above sea-water.
A German company is working to develop a way of baking crumb-free bread that will be safe for space expeditions.
An American company has unveiled an easy-to-fly hybrid personal helicopter.
The AirMule drone can carry passengers and land in a variety of terrains, including forests and urban conflict zones.