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The airlines are always looking for ways to save a buck these days.  Charging for extra bags, no meals, more efficient engines, etc, This latest cost saving trick uses a nanocoating called tripleO.  The tripleO nano-scale acrylic polymer is applied to...

The Cri-Cri solar powered airplane is a single seater. It has a maximum flying time of 15 minutes which isn't entirely impressive, but hey this type of thing is still pretty new. Listed as the smallest electric airplane in the world, this solar plane might not be entirely practical.  Can't wait to see these types of things become a daily reality. ...

We have seen our fair share of flying car prototypes, and they look good but never actually seem to make it to reality. The Maverick shown above should be available next year (eh, heard that before) and can be driven with a normal drivers license and flown with a sport pilots license.  This flying car uses a powered parachute called a ram-air wing which...

"For all those adventurous souls who are yet to touch the pinnacle of extreme, this Argos Yacht is more than inviting to set the feeling in motion and let the spirit free.  Embark on a thrilling journey with this 92-foot Argos Gulfstream superyacht with a four-seat Sportsman...

"Is it possible for a one-person electric plane to take off vertically and fly 300 mph? NASA says yes, and shows us how it’s done with Puffin, a single-passenger aircraft that’s 10 times quieter than the most hushed helicopters. The design, accomplishing the same goal...

Virgin America will have free Wi-Fi on all flights from November 10th to January 15th courtesy of Google. The service which normally costs $13 per flight will not be open for all passengers with Google footing the bill.  Assuming flight costs are similar I will be flying Virgin...

The Terrafugia flying car had its first flight .  The car/plane took off from a small airport in Plattsburgh, NY on March 5th.  The Terrafugia flying car ($194,000) which transforms from...

More of a drivable airplane than a flying car… but still cool.  The Terrafugia Transition will be available late 2009 for only $194,000. Let’s do a walkaround. Out back is a push prop, and the front canard does double duty as a wing and bumper. Its gas engine will push it over a range of 460 miles through the air. Look at the cool way the wings fold...

The ICON A5 showed off it’s transformer like ability to fold-up at last weeks EAA AirVenture show in Oskosh. ICON’s hope is that the plane will appeal to customers who are intimidated by the process of getting a typical pilots license, or/and don’t have a place to store a full...

The Magni Gyro M22 Voyager may look like a helicopter… but it is a “gyroplane”. Simply put, the top rotor spins on its own with no power or motor. The only motorized rotor on the M22 is the the one pointing out the rear of the plane. Check out the pictures and videos after the break. ...