Airplanes

Drones

You Can Now Get a College Minor in Drone Aviation

Dowling College School of Aviation's new drone aviation course prepares pilots to get a job piloting the vehicles.
Entrepreneurs

Meet Kenny Dichter, the 'Kevin Bacon' of Entrepreneurship

The man behind Wheels Up, Marquis Jet and Tequila Avion proves that networking is everything.
Billionaires

62 Percent of American Billionaires Are Self-Made

A new report from Wealth-X and WSJ Custom Studios also reveals what many billionaires spend their money on.
Books

Stuck on a Plane? Reading These Books Will Help Boost Your Business.

Consider diving into the following books the next time the boarding doors close.
Mistakes

Plane Passenger Confuses Exit for Toilet, Receives Fine and Ban

The KLM Royal Dutch Airlines passenger said it was an honest mistake.
Infographics

21 Travel Hacks You Need to Know Before You Go

From the secret to snagging an entire row of seats on the plane, to rigging your suitcase so it (hopefully) appears at the baggage claim first, here's a bunch of clever little tricks that make traveling much less of a crudstorm.
China

Why China Is Building Airports Like Crazy

More than 60 of its inland airports are under expansion and another 30 new regional airports are in the process of being built.
Business Travel

The Way We Board Airplanes Is in Need of an Upgrade

One transport designer believes he has a solution, but don't hold your breath. It's unlikely to be implemented anytime soon.
Business Travel

How to Get a Deal on a Private Jet (Infographic)

Flying private may be more accessible than ever, but it still doesn't come cheap.
Airlines

Shrinking Airline Seat Size Raises Health and Safety Concerns

Attention frequent fliers: Those smaller seats could be harming your health in more ways than one.
Far Out Tech

It's a Bird. It's a Plane. No, It's a Flying Car (Finally)!

Fasten your seat belts and forget about tray tables. This driving-flying machine is ready for takeoff.
Far Out Tech

Hate Flying? This Dreamy (or Dorky) Virtual Reality Helmet Could Help You Escape the Experience.

Virtual reality, take me away. Because overpriced in-flight cocktails and noise-cancelling headphones aren't enough anymore.
Leadership

How Two Entrepreneurial Jetsetters Stay Grounded at 30,000 Feet

Traveling the country can be a challenge for co-founders. But here's how this pair makes the traveling part work.