reno airport

Special Collections Department, University of Nevada, Reno Libraries.

Air travel is so common these days that it’s easy to focus on the negative, from high fares and luggage fees to cramped seating and annoying delays. Historian Alicia Barber recaptures some of the wonder that accompanied early flight in this segment of Time & Place.

FBI

The FBI announced this month it would finally end its 45-year search for D.B. Cooper, a man notorious for jumping out of the back of a passenger jet with $200,000 in ransom money.