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6 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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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Auto Channel

5Minute Drive with Fireball Tim in the 2014 BMW 3 Series-D Sportwagon +VIDEO

April 19, 2014: In this new episode of 5MINUTE DRIVE Fireball Tim Lawrence welcomes former US Navy jet pilot - now commercial airline pilot - Alberto Diaz.

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Related Topix: Pacific-Palisades, CA, Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A320

AVHerald

Qantas A388 near Honolulu on Apr 18th 2014, fuel pump failures

A Qantas Airbus A380-800, registration VH-OQK performing flight QF-94 from Los Angeles,CA to Melbourne,VI , was enroute at FL340 about 150nm north of Honolulu,HI when a second fuel pump failed prompting the crew to abort the Pacific crossing and return to Los Angeles for a safe landing about 9:20 hours after departure.

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Related Topix: Honolulu, HI, Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Travel, Pacific Travel, Australia Travel

The Times-Tribune

Larger plane to Atlanta short-lived

Delta's upgraded jet from Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport to Atlanta will run only for a month before the airline diverts it to another location, but the airport will still get a larger craft than it currently has for the route afterward.

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Related Topix: Wilkes-Barre, PA, Transportation, Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Airbus A319, Aircraft

Customer Interaction Solutions

3TO SEE [South Wales Echo (UK)]

Via Acquire Media NewsEdge) KEVIN'S SUPERSIZED SALVAGE C4 9pm No one can say that Kevin McCloud doesn't like a challenge, and in this special programme he has tasked three designers to turn an entire disused Airbus A320 airliner into hundreds of amazing new products.

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

AME Info

Ras Al Khaimah prepares to welcome new Air Arabia hub

Prepare monthly financial reports and maintain full set of accounts and perform reconciliation of receivables, payables and bank balances and ensure monthly closing by stipulated deadlines.

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

AndhraNews

JetBlue Airways Brings Its "Inspiring Humanity" Mission to Life With a Humanitarian Effort to Haiti

JetBlue Airways brought its "Inspiring Humanity" mission to life on April 16 and 17 with a crewmember-led humanitarian effort to Haiti.

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Related Topix: Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Transportation, Haiti, World News, Central America, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A321, Commercial Aircraft, Health, Cholera, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Non-Profit

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Sydney Morning Herald

Qantas jet turns back after 4.5 hours

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

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

Business Journal

Rumored Airbus A320neo upgrades could bring more work to Wichita

As its A320neo model approaches flight testing later this year, Airbus may be eyeing a series of upgrades to help boost the aircraft's appeal into the next decade and possibly provide work for Airbus' local engineering shop.

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

Manufacturing.net

Designing A First Class Airbus Showroom

Some orders are extraordinary challenges, even for experienced model builders like Modellbau Robert Hofmann.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus A350, Airbus A340, Airbus A320

Jaunted

New York's Next New A380 Arrival May Be Turning Japanese

The very first A380s will be arriving soon aboard a carrier in Japan, as Skymark Airlines is getting ready to take some of these big birds high into the skies.

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The Independent

A new future with concrete and chips: Tech entrepreneurs honoured by...

The collapse of the banking sector in 2008 showed just how reliant the British economy had become on the City of London for growth, jobs and general prosperity.

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Related Topix: Greater London County, England, United Kingdom, Airbus A350, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft

Thu Apr 17, 2014

AVHerald

Yemenia A313 at Sanaa on Apr 14th 2014, engine problems

A Yemenia Airbus A310-300, registration 7O-ADV performing flight IY-514 from Sanaa to Jeddah with about 150 people on board, was climbing out of Sanaa when problems with one of the engines prompted the crew to return to Sanaa for a safe landing about 30 minutes after departure.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A310, Aircraft, World News, Yemen, Middle East, Airbus A330

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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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Boeing 747, Boeing Aircraft

Reuters

UPDATE 2-Rockwell Collins profit falls, but acquisition aids sales

Rockwell Collins Inc, a maker of avionics and other electronics systems for aircraft, reported a lower quarterly profit on Thursday as income tax expense rose but an acquisition bolstered sales, sending its shares up in early trading.

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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.

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

WinBeta

Microsoft selected by Emirates for football Worldcup ad campaign

Microsoft has been chosen by Emirates Airline and its media agency Havas Media Group as one of the key partners for the airline's World Cup advertising campaign.

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Related Topix: Microsoft, Startups, Groove Commerce, Kinect, Microsoft Game Studios, Video Games, Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380

PR-inside.com

Geometric enters into engineering contract with Aerolia

Under the agreement, Geometric has set up a dedicated center for mechanical systems installations in Bengaluru, India.

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Related Topix: Outsourcing, France, India, Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A350, Aircraft

Colombo Page

Abu Dhabi-based Rotana Jet starts flights to Sri Lanka

Apr 17, Colombo: Abu Dhabi-based airline Rotana Jet commenced flights to Sri Lanka's Colombo and Mattala airports from Wednesday April 09. As a part of airline's expansion, Rotana Jet has added Sri Lanka as the airline's first international destination outside the Gulf region.

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Related Topix: Sri Lanka, World News, Asia, Travel, Asia Travel, Sri Lanka Travel, Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Airbus A319, Aircraft

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Sys-Con Media

Opportunities for Composites in the Global Aerospace Market 2014-2033

High order backlog and an increasing production rate for various aircraft as well as high penetration are the main drivers for significant composite materials demand in the aerospace industry.

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Related Topix: Flying, Life, Hobbies, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, Civil Aircraft, Airbus A380

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