A massive storm battering the UK helped a British Airways plane from New York to London smash the record for the fastest subsonic transatlantic flight
The Boeing 747 took four hours, 56 minutes to travel from New York to London, as a storm battered the UK.
Boris Johnson is deadly serious about building a ￡20 billion bridge between Scotland and Northern Ireland, which one engineer described as being 'as feasible as building a bridge to the moon'
One offshore engineer said that "no sane contractor or responsible government" would attempt to build such a bridge.
A terrifying video shows the 'touch-and-go' moment a passenger jet was forced to abort a landing in Britain's 'storm of the century'
A British Airways flight was forced to abort a landing attempt at Heathrow Airport after Storm Ciara winds proved too strong.
The number of coronavirus cases on the Diamond Princess cruise in Japan nearly doubles as passengers report going 'stir crazy' under quarantine
60 new cases of the coronavirus were confirmed on Monday. The ship was placed on a two-week quarantine upon arrival in Yokohama, Japan on February 3.
2 cruise ships have been quarantined over the coronavirus: 1 released its passengers, the other is seeing more people get sick
The World Dream allowed passengers to disembark on Sunday, while the Diamond Princess saw its number of infected passengers rise to 130 on Monday.
I flew from New York to LA and back in a single day just to eat a cheeseburger and gawk at planes – here's why I'd do it again
The $100 hamburger is a rite of passage in aviation, and I essentially paid $112 to go to In-N-Out in LA.
How a crew flying the Air Force's biggest plane landed safely after amid aircraft warnings and a medical emergency
A crew flying a C-5M Super Galaxy tackled an unscripted chain of events and challenges during an unscheduled flight in January.
JetBlue founder David Neeleman reveals how his airline can succeed by flying weird routes for low prices
In an interview with Business Insider, Neeleman explained how the unorthodox strategy can succeed, despite the costs of running an airline.
La Strada has released its new flagship Nova EB: a tiny home on wheels built on the Mercedes-Benz Sprinter.
Bankrupt South African Airways just debuted its newest plane, the Airbus A350, weeks early despite verging on the brink of collapse
The Airbus A350 is a well-needed enhancement for South African Airways but comes at a time when the airline's future is in doubt.
Investors who have been stunned by Tesla's stock-price surge need to keep a key vulnerability in mind
Investors have discounted Tesla's total exposure to the still-tiny electric vehicle market and have argued that it deserves a tech valuation.
This pitch deck convinced Andreessen Horowitz to invest in unusual autonomous driving technology. See why the legendary firm led Smartcar's $2 million seed round.
The startup's unusual approach to in-car technology has earned it a $41 million valuation in a $10 million Series A in 2018.
Elon Musk said the worst job he's ever had was so dangerous, it put him at risk of getting hyperthermia
Elon Musk said on a podcast that his least favorite job was a short-term position at a lumber mill when he was a teenager.
Tons of awesome new cars will debut at the Chicago Auto Show, including a Mercedes camper van and a desert-ready Jeep. Here are some of our favorites.
Trucking quietly added 3,200 jobs in January — and a federal regulation may have spurred the boon that few expected
It's an unexpected boost that may be tied to the latest implementation of the ELD mandate. Truckers were not fully prepared for this implementation.
JetBlue founder David Neeleman's new airline will fly the Airbus A220, the controversial plane Boeing tried to keep out of the US
In the 12 years since the aircraft was announced, controversy and industry in-fighting have largely shaped the Bombardier CSeries' future.
The most unusual, extravagant ways tech executives like Larry Ellison and Elon Musk have spent their money
They've spent money on everything from a massive chunk of the state of Hawaii to the submarine car from the James Bond film "The Spy Who Loved Me."
The rotors of Kobe Bryant's helicopter were still spinning the moment it crashed, further suggesting a disoriented pilot was to blame
A witness told investigators that area was surrounded by mist when he saw the helicopter "emerge from the clouds" before it crashed.
Security footage shows Kobe Bryant's helicopter vanishing into thick LA fog moments before it crashed, killing all 9 people on board
This image shows Kobe Bryant's helicopter vanishing into heavy fog over Los Angeles, moments before it crashed and killed everyone on board.
Read the pitch deck that Uber founder Garrett Camp created for the ride-hailing giant back in 2008 – before the company became the $120 billion giant it is today
Here's the the pitch deck Uber founder Garrett Camp created for the ride-hailing giant back in 2008 – before it became a $120 billion company.
New York is planning to sue the Trump administration for blocking New Yorkers from Global Entry program
New York's Attorney General said she will sue the Department of Homeland Security for restricting New York residents from enrolling in Global Entry.
Everything you need to know about what happened in and around the transportation industry this week.
2 Delta credit cards come with an annual companion plane ticket — it can be an incredible value if you use it right
The Delta Platinum and Delta Reserve let you bring along a companion at a minimal cost, and you get this benefit each year when you renew your card.
Syria accidentally fired a missile at a civilian jet carrying 172 passengers?and forced it to divert into a Russian airport
The incident renewed fears that a broader conflict in the region could jeopardize the safety of air travel in an increasingly militarized area.
Royal Caribbean forbids passport holders from mainland China, Hong Kong, and Macau from boarding its cruise ships
Royal Caribbean made the announcement after 27 Chinese nationals on a cruise ship docked in Bayonne, New Jersey, were screened the coronavirus.
I drove a $101,000 BMW 840i Grand Coupe to find out if this luxury 4-door is the best Bimmer money can buy — here's the verdict
My test car was luxurious and dashing, and its inline six-cylinder engine served up better performance than I was expecting.
The only parking spaces in the Tempe, Arizona development will be for visitors and ridesharing — and none for residents.
LAST TOWN BEFORE MARS: SpaceX's most vocal holdouts in South Texas are selling their homes to Elon Musk's rocket company to make way for a Mars spaceport
Many residents of Boca Chica Village first rebuffed a buyout from SpaceX. But, months later, the rocket company has persuaded most of them to leave.
Uber, JetBlue, and other companies are willing to pay big bucks for hyperlocal weather forecasts. They've turned to a startup called ClimaCell to make that happen.
ClimaCell has more than two dozen environmental-science Ph.D.s running complex algorithms to accurately predict weather down to a specific city block.
Norway's ambassador to the US says these are some of the essentials troops need for Arctic missions.
How billionaire Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk went from getting bullied as a child to becoming one of the most successful and provocative men in tech
As CEO of SpaceX and Tesla, founder of The Boring Company, and cofounder of OpenAI, Elon Musk seems to be everywhere all at once.
The restoration is done by New Jersey-based Expedition Motor Company which sources the vintage 1991 G-Wagens from Germany.
The Global Entry fee credit is a nice perk that is offered on several credit cards. Here are the best ones that offer this benefit.
I rode Seoul's famous subway system for a week to see if it's really the best in the world, and saw why New York will never catch up
Seoul's subway beats New York City's on value, cleanliness, timeliness, and pretty much every other measurable factor.
4 passengers aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise ship docked in New Jersey have been hospitalized over fears of coronavirus exposure
Of the 27 Chinese nationals on the ship, 23 have tested negative for coronavirus and four are being monitored at a hospital in Newark, officials said.
Ex-Carnival, Royal Caribbean, and Norwegian Cruise Line workers reveal what it's really like to live at sea
Business Insider spoke with 39 current and former cruise line employees who described what it's like to live and work on a cruise ship.
Ford announced leadership changes on Friday, naming Jim Farley as COO.?Automotive president Joe Hinrichs is retiring after 19 years with the carmaker.
Tesla confirmed to the owner it had removed the features, and said he would be able to "purchase an upgrade" if he'd like them back.
Logistics is undergoing a massive transformation. Venture capitalists say these startups are leading the charge — and will cash in this year.
The founder of JetBlue just launched a new US airline geared toward routes that others have left behind
The new airline, which was previously code-named Moxy, was officially launched on Friday with the name Breeze. It plans to begin flying in 2020.
In a new report, BI Intelligence takes an in-depth look at the most expansive self-driving-car tests taking place in the US, and offers insights on the leaders.
The 2020 Ford GT supercar will be even more hardcore, with 660 horsepower and a $250,000 carbon-fiber appearance package
For 2020, Ford increased horsepower for its GT supercar, and revealed a new raw carbon-fiber finish and a throwback Gulf livery.
With the better-than-expected results, Uber's stock could trade above its IPO price for the first time in more than eight months since going public.
From Lamborghini and Volkswagen to Rolls-Royce and BMW, ultra-luxury and performance carmakers are often owned by much bigger brands — here are some of the most notable
Most of the companies building ultra-prestigious supercars are actually owned by much more normal-sounding conglomerates.
Airlines are taking cautionary measures to prevent the spread of the virus, including canceling flights and offering travel-change waivers.
Mercedes-Benz unveiled a new camper van with a pop-up roof that's coming to the US — see inside the 'Weekender'
The camper van — which can sleep four people and seat five — is built on the Mercedes-Benz Metris and comes with standard Metris features.
Elon Musk made a not-so-subtle dig on Twitter at Facebook-owned WhatsApp's recent issues with security flaws.
The delivery startup Nuro just became the first self-driving vehicle company to get permission from the US government to ditch side mirrors and windshields
Nuro's new delivery vehicle, the R2, has two compartments for goods, but no steering wheel or seats.
United is launching a New York to DC shuttle with a new plane that only has 50 seats and looks more like a private jet
The New York to Washington corridor has many options for traveling between the two cities. United is adding one more in the form of an air shuttle.
I survived a 17-hour flight delay on United during a 13-hour business class trip from New Jersey to India. Here's why the ordeal actually made me appreciate the airline.
Despite delays and plane swaps that meant we were in United's older seats, it was a good business class experience, and the delay was handled well.