Observations from the middle seat: Why we’re feeling the squeeze when we fly
Seat pitch has decreased 5 inches, seat width has decreased 2 inches—and airplanes are more full. It adds up to a lot of discomfort.
A US Infrastructure Report Card 2017 preview
An insider’s look at grading America’s infrastructure
The Airbus A380: How it's influencing airport design
The world’s largest commercial aircraft is pushing airports to adapt their infrastructure and operations.
How long is an airport’s runway?
Several factors determine a runway’s length. (Hint: Flight volume isn’t one of them.)
Airport runway lights: What are they all for?
As with most elements of airport design, when it comes to runway lights, it’s safety first
Airport runways: What do those big numbers mean?
An airfield design expert explains runway markings.