A member of a bomb squad works beside a bomb disposal robot and  gyrocopter after it landed on the West Front of the US Capitol, on Capitol Hill in Washington. Photograph: Michael Reynolds/EPA

A Florida man was arrested after he landed his small helicopter on the west lawn of the US Capitol on Wednesday, police said, violating restricted ai(...)

Organisation for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) monitors speak to  pro-Russian separatists at the crash site of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17, near the settlement of Grabovo in the Donetsk region of Ukraine. Photograph: Maxim Zmeyev/Reuters

World leaders have called for an immediate ceasefire in eastern Ukraine as they demanded speedy access for international investigators to the crash si(...)

The Air Ethiopian Boeing 787 Dreamliner ‘Queen of Sheba’ at Heathrow Airport in London. Photograph: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

British regulators investigating the fire on a Boeing 787 Dreamliner identified the aircraft’s emergency locator beacon as a likely source of the bla(...)

Ethiopian Airlines has become the first airline to resume commercial flights on Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner after the aircraft was grounded worldwide after two incidents involving their batteries. Photograph: Christopher Furlong/Getty Images

A Boeing 787 operated by Ethiopian Airlines flew from Ethiopia to Kenya’s capital today, the first commercial flight since air safety authoriti(...)