Bezos in Space: What the Blue Origin Flight Will Be Like

When Blue Origin LLC’s New Shepard rocket launches former Amazon.com Inc. CEO Jeff Bezos into space Tuesday, one seat will be occupied by 18-year-old Oliver Daemen, the first paying customer to fly on board the rocket. Mr. Daemen has been fascinated by

Boeing Faces New Dreamliner Production Problem

A new production problem has surfaced with Boeing Co. BA -0.54% ’s 787 Dreamliner, likely further delaying deliveries of the popular wide-body jets, people familiar with the matter said. Boeing expects the newly discovered defect to take at least three weeks to

Heavier Passengers Mean New Safety Limits for Airlines

Passengers keep getting bigger. Now airlines must account more accurately for that. The Federal Aviation Administration is requiring updates to passenger and baggage weight estimates that airlines use to keep each flight within airplane safety limits. Each U.S. airline must submit a

Heavier Passengers Mean New Safety Limits for Airlines

Passengers keep getting bigger. Now airlines must account more accurately for that. The Federal Aviation Administration is requiring updates to passenger and baggage weight estimates that airlines use to keep each flight within airplane safety limits. Each U.S. airline must submit a