Pyka prioritizes revenue over revolution in autonomy push
The Oakland-based startup has an ambitious long-term vision but an unusually practical plan for how to achieve it.
China’s surveillance balloon deflates Boeing’s hopes for 737 delivery resumption
Spy balloons signal a return of Cold War surveillance tactics.
Supply chain fragility drives fourth 737 Max line decision
Over time, Boeing's commercial airplane boss wants a four-way split across its single-aisle production...
Boeing to open 737 Max line at Everett plant
Open space for 737 Max in Everett after 787 consolidation, 777X delays & 747 sunset.
Rising interest rates give aircraft lessors heartburn
Despite a roaring travel recovery, lessors face unique challenges moving their aircraft.
Boeing faces a legal catch-22 in upcoming Max fraud arraignment
After explicitly accepting responsibility in 2021 with the DOJ, can Boeing plead not guilty to the same...
NASA gives Boeing a second shot at reshaping commercial aviation
The U.S. puts its “finger on the scale” for new Boeing jetliner development.
Airbus & Boeing 2022 deliveries: An interactive data visualization
The Air Current dissects Boeing & Airbus industrial output in 2022 with an interactive visualization.
Southwest Airlines and the anatomy of an IT meltdown
A data-driven look inside the largest operational meltdown in U.S. aviation history.
Special Report: The number at the center of an eVTOL safety debate
Ten to the minus nine, 10-9, has become a proxy for safety in aircraft design. Now, it is a focal point...