Watch This Embraer Regional Airliner Pilot Wrestle The Jet To The Ground

No, pilots aren’t just drinking coffee and checking their e-mail the whole flight — when called upon, they earn every cent of their paychecks. This video of a pilot fighting to put an Embraer E-190 safely on the runway shows that even the most modern airliners still benefit greatly from a highly trained and… »10/18/15 6:00pm10/18/15 6:00pm

This Video Of A Fighter Landing On A Carrier In A Sandstorm Is Terrifying

This crazy Heads Up Display camera video, supposedly shot in the Persian Gulf in 2003, shows a fighter landing aboard a carrier in a full-blown sandstorm. The pilot flies on instruments when at the last second the carrier materializes seemingly out of nowhere, a few lightning-fast corrections are made and the jet… »9/10/15 10:06pm9/10/15 10:06pm

Watch the Fiery Crash After Southwest's Landing Gear Collapse

This has not been a great month for commercial airlines—or anything that's supposed to stay in the sky without crashing down amidst flames, really. The most recent mark against flying contraptions occurred yesterday evening at LaGuardia, when the front landing gear of a Boeing 737 collapsed and sent the plane… »7/23/13 11:27am7/23/13 11:27am