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1 hr ago | Daily Mail

Murder by numbers: The killing of Lucy Beale fails to captivate...

Six-month pregnant journalist taken to hospital for treatment after pro-Kremlin political leader ordered his aides to 'violently rape her' during press conference when she asked about Ukraine sanctions How a brain injury turned an average Joe into a math genius who is among only 40 people in the WORLD to have released an 'inner Einstein' after ... (more)


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1 hr ago |

8 killed in Finland parachutist plane accident

Det. Supt. Petri Kangas said three people survived the accident Sunday after they parachuted from the aircraft above Jamijarvi airfield, about 70 kilometers east of the southwestern town of Pori.


Related Topix: Europe, Finland, World News, Civil Aircraft, Comp Air Aircraft, Comp Air Comp Air

5 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

Pilots reveal death-defying ordeal as engines failed on approach to Chek Lap Kok

When both of Flight CX780's engines failed on approach to Chek Lap Kok, tragedy looked certain to its pilots, who hadn't trained for such an emergency.


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9 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa

Malaysia, Flight 370 relatives talk financial help

In this Thursday, April 17, 2014 photo provided by the Australian Defense Force the Phoenix International Autonomous Underwater Vehicle Artemis is craned over the side of Australian Defense Vessel Ocean Shield before launching the vehicle into the southern Indian Ocean in the search of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.


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

13 hrs ago | KDWN

Fox executive fired over Flight 370 charity email

A veteran Fox executive who used her company email account to plan aid for loved ones of the missing Malaysian airplane's passengers has been fired.


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

Sat Apr 19, 2014

CBS Local

Flight Bound For SFO Diverted Due To Cracked Windshield

The Boeing 757 took off from JFK Airport in New York Saturday morning bound for San Francisco with 138 passengers and 8 crew members on board.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 757, Indianapolis, IN


Official: Search intensifies, current area should be completed in a week

The underwater drone scanning for traces of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 should complete its task in the zone under scrutiny within a week, as the search for the plane intensifies, a government official said Saturday - day 43 of the effort.


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

The Toronto Star

Air Canada vows to fire baggage tosser caught on video

Air Canada is spending most of the weekend apologizing for what appeared to be a baggage-handling incident from a YouTube video that is circulating on social media.


Related Topix: Canada, North America, Startups, Facebook, Boeing Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 787

The Age

China's high-flyers grounded by red tape

In the United States, public reaction to the corporate use of business jets can be scathing when instances of obvious excess become publicised, such as the day in 2008 when the top executives of Detroit's big three automakers each used a private jet to fly to Washington to argue for $25 billion in taxpayer bailouts.


Related Topix: Flying, Life, Hobbies, Civil Aircraft, Gulfstream G550, Gulfstream Aircraft

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Malaysia asks world to pray for missing plane clue

Malaysian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Hamzah Zainudin, left, listens as Malaysia's acting Transport Minister Hishammuddin Hussein answers a question from a journalist during a press conference on the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 at a hotel in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Saturday, April 19, 2014.


Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Australia, US Military, US Navy, US News, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

The Age

Qantas plane forced back to US

A Qantas flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne was forced to turn back mid-air because of a fuel pump fault.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A380, Travel

Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Washington Post

Chinese relatives pray over lost Malaysian plane

One of relatives of Chinese passengers onboard the Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 grieves at a hotel conference room in Beijing, China, Friday, April 18, 2014.


Related Topix: World News, China, Australia, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, Malaysia, US Military, US Navy

WTAQ-AM Green Bay

Security threat reported on Detroit-Denver Delta f...

A Delta Airlines flight that landed at a Denver airport was directed to a remote airport taxiway after an unspecified "potential security threat" onboard and passengers were ushered off the plane and were being interviewed by authorities, officials said.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737

Aerotech News And Review

Northrop Grumman dedicates Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence in Florida

Tom Vice, corporate vice president and president, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, addresses the media with, from left, Florida State Sen. John Thrasher, Florida Gov. Rick Scott, U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis and Christine McGlade, Northrop Grumman manufacturing vice president and St. Augustine site manager.


Related Topix: US Politics, Representative Ron DeSantis, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Grumman F-14 Tomcat, Grumman Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Rick Scott, US Governors, St. Augustine, FL


Dassault Aviation Rolls out 250th Falcon 7X

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Free Republic

World’s largest airship set to take off with Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson at the helm

Advances in materials, avionics and aerodynamic design mean that we have overcome the lion's share of these obstacles.


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Sys-Con Media

South African Airways Launches Airbus A330-200 Aircraft on...

The newer Airbus A330-200 is an environmentally-friendly aircraft with superior economics and strong passenger appeal, that will enable SAA to continue providing a high-quality customer experience and the efficiencies to support its profitability strategies.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A330, Transportation, Airlines, South African Airways

Thu Apr 17, 2014


UPDATE 1-Two U.S. arms programs face live-or-die reviews after costs jump

An unmanned U.S. Navy helicopter built by Northrop Grumman Corp and a precision ship-landing system built by Raytheon Co face mandatory reviews that could lead to their cancellation after quantity reductions drove unit costs sharply higher in 2013, the Pentagon announced on Thursday.


Related Topix: US Navy, Manufacturing, Northrop Grumman, Aerospace-Defense, Raytheon, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing AH-64 Apache, Military Aircraft

The Washington Post

Sub scours ocean for missing Malaysian jet

A Royal Malaysian Air Force C-130H Hercules aircraft takes off from Pearce Airbase, north of Perth, Australia to help in the search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Thursday, April 17, 2014.


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

ABC News

Korean Air A380 Hits 2 Light Poles at LA Airport

An Airbus A380 superjumbo jet hit two light poles while taxiing to its gate at Los Angeles International Airport with hundreds of passengers aboard.


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