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52 min ago | Bellingham Herald

Georgia firms eye commercial uses of drones

Unmanned aircraft may still be most associated with weapons of war, but that's quickly changing - and not just because of cool fireworks videos.

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Related Topix: Georgia, Georgia Government, Agriculture, Science, Privacy, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft

52 min ago | Reuters

Aerospace jamboree on tenterhooks over F-35 fighter, Airbus jet revamp

Suspense over the appearance of America's newest combat jet, a diplomatic chill between the West and Russia and the re-launch of an Airbus jet with a surprise tweak in its name could make the Farnborough Airshow one of the least predictable for years.

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3 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

Nobody Does M&A Better Than Buffett and Southwest Airlines

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7 hrs ago | Canada.com

MP wants to meet with airport over flood of runway noise complaints

Gavin Young, Calgary Herald CALGARY, AB: JUNE 28, 2014 -- Air Canada flight AC9, a Boeing 767 to Tokyo, Japan, was the first scheduled flight to take-off from the Calgary International Airport's new $600 million runway on Saturday afternoon June 28, 2014.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

The Bennington Banner

Guam-bound United plane diverted to Midway atoll

A United Airlines flight from Honolulu to Guam was diverted to the remote island of Midway because of a mechanical issue.

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KABC-AM Los Angeles

Flight Makes Emergency Landing on Island in Pacific Ocean After Burning Smell Reported

A United Boeing 777 diverted to the tiny Pacific island of Midway Thursday night after a burning smell filled the plane while it flew over one of the most remote places on earth.

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Seeking Alpha

Zacks' Bull Of The Day: Southwest Airlines

Southwest Airlines Company is flying high as travel demand has picked up in the United States and it rolls out international routes for the first time.

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Independent.ie

Video: See Dublin from 1,500 feet

Social Media Editor Clare Cullen got the opportunity to fly 1,500 feet above Dublin in advance of the Bray Air Display on Sunday the 20th.

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The Daily Beast

Congress Tries to Kill Cheap Airline TixBy Tim Mak

An amendment was introduced to block the low-cost carrier from flying to the U.S. Is this about safety or competition? As if they weren't unpopular enough, lawmakers in Congress could make your next overseas jaunt more expensive-and they're going to dramatic ends to defend their move.

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WAPT-TV Jackson

Coming soon? Standing on planes

The vertical passenger seat -- or "standing cabin" -- may be the next big cost-cutting move in aviation, according to a new report whose author says the concept could be here within five years.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, Airlines, Ryanair Holdings, Travel

Times of Oman

Emirates to buy 150 Boeing jets worth $56b

The Boeing-Emirates deal for 115 400-seat 777-9Xs and 35 smaller 777-8Xs firms up a commitment announced last year at the Dubai Airshow- Bloomberg News Muscat: Dubai airline Emirates finalised a $56 billion order to buy 150 Boeing 777X jets on Wednesday, firming up a commitment made last year, just weeks after scrapping an order with rival ... (more)

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Business Journal

a Alaska Airlines to boost carry-on storage with Boeing's new Space Bins

Alaska Airlines said it's the first airline to use Boeing Co.' s new "Space Bins" on its 737-900ER planes, which will increase overhead storage on the plane by nearly 50 percent.

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KING-TV Seattle

Air New Zealand gets 1st 'stretch' Dreamliner

Air New Zealand today will become the first airline in the world to fly away with the "stretch" version of Boeing's Dreamliner the 787-9 .

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Reuters

General Electric picks partners for GE9X engine on Boeing 777X

GE told Reuters the companies chosen would share about 25 percent of the GE9X program, with Safran holding the largest share.

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The Campbell Reporter

To downtown San Jose skyline, add 8-story courthouse

The steel skeleton of the new $230 million family courthouse will soon appear on the downtown skyline, erected by a special crane capable of hoisting the heavy girders of the blast-proof building.

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Reuters

Boeing will 'fight' revamped Airbus A330, defends 787

Boeing hit back on Thursday at proposals by rival Airbus to revamp its A330 passenger jet, saying it would "fight" in the marketplace and was confident that its newer 787 Dreamliner was a more valuable plane.

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Stuff.co.nz

Air NZ 787-9's new premium economy seats

Trans-Tasman travellers on Air New Zealand could be in for a pleasant surprise in the coming weeks: the airline will replace its ageing Boeing 767s with world-first 787-9 Dreamliners on select days ahead of the start of regularly scheduled flights between Auckland and Perth on October 15. Air NZ chief financial officer Rob McDonald said plenty of ... (more)

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Examiner.com

Boeing working on much better connectivity in their airplanes

The aerosospace giant Boeing continues to advance its suite of connectivity offerings for customers, signing a contract with General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems to produce a new radome, the Boeing Tri-band.

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Bangkok Post

Charter airline to start scheduled flights

Jet Asia Airways' long-planned evolution from a largely charter operator to a scheduled airline is finally set to take place in September.

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Globe and Mail

Stock analysis: WestJet ascends to a perfect score

A pilot taxis a Westjet Boeing 737-700 plane to a gate after arriving at Vancouver International Airport in Richmond, B.C., on Monday February 3, 2014.

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