Solar Impulse pilots Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg

Solar Impulse II: Swiss pilots to circle globe in solar plane

One-Minute Read Thu 10 Apr, AT 10:20

Aircraft unveiled this week has a wingspan greater than that of a 747 but weighs just 1.6 tonnes

HS2 chairman wants northern link built six years earlier

One-Minute Read Mon 17 Mar, AT 12:07

Sir David Higgins proposes extension to first phase of high-speed rail from Birmingham to Cre

Bob Crow dead at 52, confirms RMT union

One-Minute Read Tue 11 Mar, AT 15:20

Union leader Bob Crow, who led several high-profile strikes, died this morning after a 'massive heart attack'

Relative of Malaysia Airlines passenger cries in Beijing

Mystery surrounds fate of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370

One-Minute Read Sat 8 Mar, AT 11:46

Boeing 777 carrying 227 passengers disappeared off coast of Vietnam

Passenger survey: the best and worst of British trains

Briefing Mon 17 Feb, AT 15:37

Delays, dirt and expensive tickets: survey reveals a rail system that's still failing to deliver

Hijacked plane forced to land at Geneva airport

One-Minute Read Mon 17 Feb, AT 09:22

Co-pilot arrested after hijacked Ethiopian Airlines plane landed in Geneva with just 20 minutes of fuel left

London Underground, The Tube, turns 150

Tube strike: why was it called off and what will happen next?

Briefing Wed 12 Feb, AT 15:21

Both London Underground and the unions claim to be happy with the outcome, but talks are just beginning

Crossrail: £1bn Bombardier contract creates 1,000 UK jobs

One-Minute Read Thu 6 Feb, AT 09:27

Derby plant to manufacture and assemble 65 trains for Crossrail service, which will open in four years

Batteries on a plane: CAA warns of 'growing fire risk'

One-Minute Read Tue 4 Feb, AT 12:44

Lithium battery in air purifier caught fire at 28,000ft while mobile phone burned flight attendant's hand