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38 min ago | The Baltimore Sun

Algeria lost contact with Air Algerie aircraft: APS state news agency

Authorities have lost contact with an Air Algerie flight en route from Ouagadougou in Burkina Faso to Algiers with 110 passengers on board, Algeria's APS state news agency and a Spanish airline company said on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Burkina Faso, World News, Africa, Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320

1 hr ago | Philly.com

A kiss, a prayer: The last hours of MH17's victims

In a bedroom in a townhouse near Amsterdam, Miguel Panduwinata reached out for his mother.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, World News, Malaysia,

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Rock FM

MH17 Crash: Second Black Box To Be Examined

An international team working in Hampshire has already carried out an analysis of the cockpit voice recorder from flight MH17, which was shot down over eastern Ukraine with 298 people on board, including 10 Britons.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, Boeing Aircraft, Vladimir Putin

WGAL-TV Lancaster

MH17: What happens to victims' bodies next?

In all, 298 passengers and crew -- among them dozens of children -- were killed when the packed Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 they were on crashed in eastern Ukraine last Thursday.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, Netherlands, World News, Tsunami, Asian Tsunami Disaster, Malaysia, Autos

Washington Times

In international flight, volatile conflicts abound

In Libya, militias armed with shoulder-launched missiles are battling for control of the country's main airport.

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Related Topix: Muammar Gaddafi (Gadhafi), Terrorism, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Israel, World News, Middle East, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

Bradenton.com

Commercial jets push Boeing profits up 52 percent

In this July 9, 2014 file photo, Air New Zealand and Boeing show off the first delivered 787-9 Dreamliner at Boeing's delivery center at Paine Field in Everett, Wash.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787, Everett, WA

Press-Telegram

Malaysia jet victimsa bodies arrive in Netherlands

Two military transport planes carrying 40 coffins bearing victims of the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 landed Wednesday in the southern city of Eindhoven, and pro-Russian rebels shot down two fighter jets in Ukraine's restive east as fighting flared in the region.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, Train Disaster, Vladimir Putin, Air Accidents

92.5 KISS FM

MH17 Is the World's First Open-Source Air Crash Investigation

As U.S. intelligence officials briefed reporters on the downing of Malaysia Flight 17 over the Ukraine they were reflecting a striking fact: this air crash investigation is being conducted by an entirely new method : detailed scrutiny by journalists, social media and open sourced intelligence from national agencies.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, Boeing Aircraft

WBIR-TV Knoxville

Reports: TransAsia Airways crashes in Taiwan, 51 dead

A TransAsia Airways passenger plane crashed Wednesday into residential buildings in an emergency landing, killing 51 people, the Taiwan news agency reports.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Taiwan, Air Accidents, Commercial Aircraft, ATR 72, ATR Aircraft

News 4 Jax

Ukraine: Two military jets shot down

Two Ukrainian military jets were shot down Wednesday in the eastern part of the country, where pro-Russian rebels have fought against government forces, a Ukrainian military office said.

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Related Topix: World News, Ukraine, Sukhoi Su-25, Sukhoi Aircraft, Military Aircraft

Cybercast News Service

10 Things to Know for Today

The Boeing 777 traveling from Amsterdam to Malaysia held the promise of beginnings and endings for many on board: the thrill of a new adventure or dream vacation for some, and the comfort of going back home for others.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, Travel, Netherlands Travel, Europe Travel, World News, China, Israel, Middle East

KHOU-TV Houston

Australia focuses on both Malaysian jet disasters

The monthslong hunt for the Malaysian airliner that vanished off the Australian coast will not be interrupted by the top search official's new job in recovering bodies from the downed airliner in Ukraine, the Australian government said Wednesday.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Business Journal

Hawaiian Airlines to add at least 6 new Airbus A330-800neo aircraft to its fleet

Hawaiian Airlines said it will purchase six Airbus A330-800neo aircraft, with delivery in 2019, and has the rights to purchase six more.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A330, Airlines, Hawaiian Airlines, Transportation, Hawaiian Holdings

Northwest Florida Daily News

U.S. bans airline flights to Israel after rocket attack

A Hamas rocket exploded Tuesday near Israel's main airport, prompting a ban on all flights from the U.S. and many from Europe and Canada as aviation authorities responded to the shock of seeing a civilian jetliner shot down over Ukraine.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Commercial Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A330

Business Journal

Analyst: Boeing Dreamliner's barely ahead of A330neo on fuel efficiency

Airbus' new A330neo series, new engines and winglets on a proven aluminum plane, will compete directly against Boeing's 787 Dreamliner.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A330

ABC News

Delta Cancels All Israel Flights Over Missile Fear

Delta Air Lines is canceling all flights to Israel until further notice, citing reports that a rocket landed near Tel Aviv's Ben Gurion Airport.

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Related Topix: Delta Galil Industries, Apparel, Boeing 747, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Newark, NJ

Click Orlando

Flight 17 passenger Quinn Schansman

The victims aboard Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 came from around the world and held a wide range of hopes and dreams.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, Netherlands, World News, Travel, Netherlands Travel, Europe Travel, Malaysia,

Ananova

MH17: Families And Futures 'Ruined' By Crash

The girlfriend of one of the Britons killed when flight MH17 was shot down has spoken of the "happy memories" of their time together, adding: "I just wish there could be future ones too."

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

Times Herald

Train carrying bodies from MH17 arrives in Kharkiv

Four refrigerated rail cars carrying the bodies of 282 of the 298 victims arived in the city of Kharkiv, controlled by the Ukrainian national government, en route to Amsterdam.

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Related Topix: Train Disaster, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, World News, Malaysia,

Mon Jul 21, 2014

WBTV

US, UN work on Israel-Hamas cease-fire

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is hoping to get international support for a Mideast cease-fire.

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Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Palestinian Territories, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

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