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2 hrs ago | Business Journal

Cessna plant in Independence delivers 10,000th single-engine aircraft

Textron Aviation's Independence production plant for its Cessna Aircraft Co. division has delivered its 10,000 single-engine aircraft.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Cessna Citation Mustang, Cessna Aircraft, Aerospace-Defense

3 hrs ago | News Times

Pilot's fate unknown in fighter jet crash

McDonnell Douglas' venerable F-15 Eagle first flew on July 27, 1972 and is still in service with the air forces of the United States and other countries.

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Related Topix: Prison, Air Accidents, McDonnell-Douglas Aircraft, McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle, Military Aircraft, US Military, US Air Force, US News, US National Guard

7 hrs ago | USA Today

Australian airlines relax rules for electronic devices

Good news for anyone who wants to work or stay entertained throughout a flight on an Australian airline.

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Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Embraer Aircraft, Embraer 190

9 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

Legroom statistics touch a nerve with cramped airline passengers

Fliers aren't imagining it: Airliners across the country have pushed for years for denser, more lucrative cabins - and jet makers are unveiling innovative new ways to cram more passengers into shrinking seats.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Virgin America, Commercial Aircraft, Embraer Aircraft, Embraer 190, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, Civil Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320

9 hrs ago | AVweb

U.S. Airline Aircraft Sales Boom

Last week, my wife and I heard this radio exchange while flying across Texas: ... San Angelo Approach: "Cardinal XXX, you got time for a... The aviation industry has been warned about the possibility of flight disruptions caused by activity at Iceland's largest volcano system.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Cessna 150, Cessna Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing Business Jet, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

9 hrs ago | Canada.com

Chinese fighter jet's brazen barrel roll over U.S. surveillance aircraft leaves Americans indignant

Some of television's biggest celebrities arrive at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Ma Ying-jeou

11 hrs ago | Russia Taday

Death & lies: The only truth of flight MH17

The day Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 fell to Earth in pieces, everyone in our world was told Russia and Vladimir Putin murdered the 298 people aboard.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, World News, Malaysia, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Opinion

12 hrs ago | West Sussex County Times

Film-makers welcome new aircraft design

A Dark Reflection, a film made and filmed in and around the Horsham district screens at Cannes.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787

16 hrs ago | Boston Standard

Chance to win a flight in Lancaster bomber

This is the final call for two lucky people to have the chance to take to the skies in a Lancaster bomber - in what is being deemed a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

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Related Topix: Avro Lancaster, Military Aircraft, Avro Aircraft, United Kingdom, Lincolnshire County, England,

18 hrs ago | International Business Times

Fate of MH370, MH17 Trigger Mass Resignation of Crew in Malaysia Airlines

A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 737-800 aircraft parks on tarmac of Kuala Lumpur International Airport outside Kuala Lumpur June 14, 2014.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, World News, Malaysia,

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Reuters

WRAPUP 3-Aircraft demand spurs record gain in U.S. durable goods orders

Orders for long-lasting U.S. manufactured goods posted their biggest gain on record in July on strong overseas demand for aircraft, and the underlying trend also remained firm, pointing to brisk economic growth.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, Financial Markets, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

ABC News

Air New Zealand's Profit up 45 Percent

Air New Zealand announced an after-tax profit of 262 million New Zealand dollars for the year ending June.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787

Silicon Alley Insider

Rising North American Plane Demand Boosts Leasing Market: BOC Aviation

A pick-up in North America's aviation market is providing a boost for the leasing industry as demand from Southeast Asian airlines starts to slow, according to the head of BOC Aviation, Asia's second-biggest aircraft lessor.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737

The Independent

MH17: Body of BBC journalist Glenn Thomas identified

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

WSFA-TV Montgomery

NTSB will release final report on UPS crash September 9

We now know when the National Transportation Safety Board will release their final findings into the accident - and who won't be a part of that report.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A300

Business Journal

Sarasota-Bradenton adds direct flights to Newark

The daily flights will run from Feb. 12 to May 15 and be offered by United Airlines .

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737

Rediff.com

With 18 days of operations, AirAsia India sees Rs 26-cr loss

The losses are primarily because the venture operated only for 18 days in June, with only two flights.

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Related Topix: Asia Travel, Travel, India Travel, World News, India, Bangalore, India Travel, Civil Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Commercial Aircraft,

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Iol.co.za

TransAsia offers victims compensation

Taiwan's TransAsia Airways said Monday it had offered record compensation to the families of each passenger killed in a domestic flight even though the cause of the crash is still unclear.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, ATR 72, ATR Aircraft, Weather

CBC News

Break-in and theft grounds vintage 737 jetliner

Someone broke into this PWA Boeing 737 over the weekend, stealing a number of parts from the vintage plane, including its emergency door.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737

NEWS.com.au

Phones get green light for takeoff

PASSENGERS on Qantas and Virgin flights will now be allowed to keep their phones and tablets on during takeoff and landing.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Embraer Aircraft, Embraer 190, Travel

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