Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired What It’s Like to Fly the WWII-Era Plane That Crashed on LA’s 101 Freeway

Hexbyte Tech News Wired What It’s Like to Fly the WWII-Era Plane That Crashed on LA’s 101 Freeway

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Wondering why someone was flying the decades-old T-6 Texan that crash landed on the 101 in Agoura Hills? Simply put, it’s a blast.CYNTHIA ALVAREZ/Getty ImagesWondering why someone was flying the decades-old T-6 Texan that crash landed on the 101 in Agoura Hills? Simply put, it’s a blast.CYNTHIA ALVAREZ/Getty ImagesWatching the flames devour the wing of…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired Stealing a Plane Isn’t Easy. How Did It Happen in Seattle?

Hexbyte Tech News Wired Stealing a Plane Isn’t Easy. How Did It Happen in Seattle?

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An Alaska Airlines Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 regional airliner operated by Horizon Air takes off from Vancouver International Airport, 2017.ZUMA Press/AlamyAn Alaska Airlines Bombardier Dash 8 Q400 regional airliner operated by Horizon Air takes off from Vancouver International Airport, 2017.ZUMA Press/AlamySeattleites got a serious scare on Friday evening when an airport employee stole a large…

Hexbyte  Tech News  Wired NASA Tests a Plane That Is Very, Very Quietn

Hexbyte Tech News Wired NASA Tests a Plane That Is Very, Very Quietn

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Flying has made the world a smaller place. If you have the money, it’s now possible to commute between coasts for work or traverse the planet on vacation. But that freedom comes at another cost—pollution. Airplanes emit greenhouse gasses, which contribute to climate change (to the point where some universities are asking scientists not to…