Canada's Horizon Aircraft has popped up out of stealth mode with an interesting 5-seat hybrid eVTOL design using a wicked-cool split-wing mechanism to transition between VTOL and horizontal flight, and a totally unique path to market.
This video explains the seven simple steps to make travelers' security screening as liberty-depriving as possible while doing very little to keep anyone safe.
TSA officers don’t like the new aggressive pat-downs of passengers either. “I truly feel that it is morally and ethically wrong to do it,” the agent noted. “This does not make flying safer. It’s just taking away American citizens rights.” And a
Despite establishment media presiding over another mass hoax claiming Americans were completely happy with invasive airport security measures, contrary to polls showing a majority in opposition, and the national opt out day was a failure,
On November 21, 2010, author Matt Kernan was allowed to enter the U.S. through an airport security checkpoint without being x-rayed or touched by a TSA officer. This blog post explains how.
The unconstitutionally invasive new airport security measures in the US are not only illegal, but doomed to be ineffective. Thomas Sowell asks why, then, do the powers that be insist on going forward?
Interviewed by Louis James, Editor, International Speculator
A British tourist has become the world's most travelled man after spending a lifetime circling the globe, clocking up 15 million miles, 718 Concorde flights and 139 countries on the way.
The head of Qatar Airways criticized Boeing and accused Air France of rejecting peace overtures Thursday in a growing airline trade war over financing as Gulf carriers shore up their plans for rapid growth.
News reports declared the National Opt-Out Day protest against TSA screening procedures a bus....But reports from travelers and local news sources suggest that at some of the busiest airports in the US the TSA has backed down and resorted to using th
Increasingly doctors are publicly raising concerns and questions about potential health risks caused by TSA Back Scanners. The medical community has repeatedly asked the Obama Administration to allow an (independent) group of medical professionaRead Letter
Columbia University doctor: people will get cancer - David J. Brenner, an expert on the effects of radiation stated that it's quite likely the TSA scanners will cause cancer in some individuals. Brenner, whose Columbia's Center for Radiological Res
The Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR) today issued an updated travel advisory for those concerned about new airport security measures involving full-body scanners and more invasive pat-downs.
For air passengers already fed up with being hauled off to the side of the security line for a pat-down or facing aggressive questions about bulky clothing or odd items in their luggage, advocates for the disabled have this to say: Welcome to our liv
I don't post online polls often. But this one stunned me on the number of respondents and the percentages! You can take it too.
The underwear bombers Christmas Day attack has prompted calls for the increased use of full-body scanners at airports. So to protest, members of the Pirate Party in Germany organized a fleshmob of people who stripped down to their skivvies last Su
In a sheer moment of genius, I realized an obvious and easy way to defeat TSA's new "grope-down" procedures. You see, if you're selected to go through a "naked body scanner" and refuse, you will be now subjected to literal molestation at the handRead Letter
Scientists warned the full-body, graphic-image X-ray scanners that are being used to screen passengers at airports around the country may be unsafe. "They say the risk is minimal, but statistically someone is going to get skin cancer from these X-ray
...whatever 'EVIL Plan' there might be for us, I'll bet that it includes a full naked body inspection throughout our travels... and harassment/beating/incarceration if we don't submit. (originally posted Nov 2010)
These events took place roughly between 5:30 and 6:30 AM, November 13th in Terminal 2 of the San Diego International Airport. I'm writing this approximately 2 1/2 hours after the events transpired. [inspiring video!]
Three months before a superjumbo jet engine blew apart and forced an emergency landing, European safety regulators had relaxed their inspection order for the same section of the engine implicated in the dangerous mishap.
"We don't want them in uniform going through this enhanced screening where their private areas are being touched in public," said Volpe. "They actually make contact with the genital area." Some passengers have told ABC15 they've already encountere
The TSA chose Meg McLain for special screening. They wanted her to go through the new porno-scanners. When she opted out, TSA agents raised an enormous ruckus. When she asked some question about what they planned to do to her, they flipped out. TSA a
A bag belonging to agents travelling with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was mistakenly put on a flight from New York to Los Angeles, not to Washington. And now the Glocks are missing.
The Terrafugia, a small airplane that can drive on roads and has been billed as the first "flying car," is now one step closer to becoming street- and sky-legal. The vehicle has cleared FAA regulatory hurdles for craft classification by weight.