Final C-17 Globemaster Flight Marks End Of Era In AviationThe final Boeing C-17 Globemaster III military cargo jet made at the company's Long Beach assembly plant took off Sunday, bound for its new owners in Qatar, and ending a long era of Southland aircraft manufacture.
Spaceflight Record Holder, Retired NASA Astronaut Jerry Ross Honored At Baseball GameIn the triple-digit heat, retired NASA astronaut Jerry Ross stood on the mound, waved to the crowd, and delivered a solid pitch to open the minor league ball game in his honor.
NASA's Volcanic Ash Test Aims To Study Engine Health, Improve Aviation Safety
NASA-Developed Electric Propulsion Tech To Increase Aviation Energy Efficiency By 500 PercentIn this potential "new age of aviation", aircraft would be far less reliant on fossil fuels, while improving performance and greatly reducing noise.
USC Expert Concerned About Reaction To Alps Plane CrashUniversity of Southern California aviation expert Michael Barr is concerned about the flying public's response to news that Tuesday's Germanwings jetliner crash in the French Alps was a willful act.
After Plane Crash, Harrison Ford to Narrate Airplane DocumentaryHarrison Ford, who recently crashed his vintage airplane on a Los Angeles golf course, is returning to the skies — at least with his voice.
FAA's New Proposal On Commercial Drone Use Draws Mixed ReviewsThe proposal arrives as companies such as Amazon continue to develop a drone delivery system and smaller businesses, in industries like filmmaking and real estate, hope to give their projects an aerial view.
Near Miss At LAX May Spark Tighter Regulations On Drone UseSome in the aviation community are calling for tighter laws and regulations after a potentially hazardous event was avoided at LAX involving a commercial flight and a drone.
Pilot Escapes Injury After Single-Engine Plane Crash At Long Beach AirportThe pilot said he lost power as he was conducting “touch and go” operations at approximately 200 feet in the air when the incident occurred.
34-Year-Old Woman In Grave Condition After Police Cruiser Slams Into CarThe accident happened around 2 a.m. in the 3700 block of El Segundo Boulevard in Hawthorne.
KNX On Your Corner: Western Museum Of FlightThe South Bay has a rich history of aviation - and much of it's on display at the Western Museum of Flight in Torrance.
Aviation Investigators Receive Training In Los AngelesMany aviation investigators take part in the analysis and prevention of plane crashes. A large number of them use knowledge and skills taught through training here in Los Angeles.
3 Decades Later, Victims Of America's Deadliest Plane Crash Get A MemorialThe crash of American Airlines flight 191 in 1979 was the deadliest in US aviation history. And many of the plane's victims were from California.
KFWB On Your Corner: Aviation In BurbankMost people think of Burbank today as a media city, but it owes a lot of its history to Lockheed.