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WTF News! It's Weird, True and Funny

A quarter of the population in China suffers from some sort of sleep disorder -- but all that could be about to change thanks to one furniture store.


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6 hrs ago | Automobile Magazine

2015 Acura NSX Sneak Preview

Honda's most loyal fans will tell you the brand's heyday came quick on the heels of Toyota's heyday, in the late 1980s and into the '90s.


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10 hrs ago | Reuters

Lessor SMBC nears potential $10 billion Airbus order: sources

Irish leasing company SMBC Aviation Capital is in advanced talks to buy around 100 Airbus aircraft, setting the stage for what could be one of the largest order announcements at next week's Farnborough Airshow, two people familiar with the matter said.


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

11 hrs ago | The Montreal Gazette

Boeing raises forecast for aircraft demand

Boeing Co. raised its long-term forecast for new airplane demand by more than 4 per cent, based on expected orders of smaller, more fuel-efficient planes and burgeoning travel in Asia.


Related Topix: Boeing 747, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 737, us Travel, North America Travel, Chicago Travel, Travel, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Airbus A380

12 hrs ago | AVHerald

Delta A319 near Melbourne on Jul 8th 2014, severe turbulence injures passenger

A Delta Airlines Airbus A319-100, registration N340NB performing flight DL-2370 from New York La Guardia,NY to West Palm Beach,FL , was enroute at FL360 about 80nm eastnortheast of Melbourne,FL and about 130nm north of West Palm Beach just about to reach the top of descent into West Palm Beach when the aircraft encountered severe turbulence.


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12 hrs ago | WSFA-TV Montgomery


After several years of some major successes in recruiting the industry to the state of Alabama, state officials like Governor Robert Bentley and Commerce Secretary Greg Canfield will arrive for another year as real players in the industry.


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15 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

Lufthansa CEO defends low-cost expansion plans

An aircraft operated by German carrier Lufthansa takes off from Berlin's Tegel airport, May 3, 2014.


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

17 hrs ago | USA Today

Seven awesome airlines that make flying a pleasure

These airlines are shaking up the industry with creative flier-friendly amenities, comfortable cabins and pleasant service -- and they're keeping prices low too.


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

18 hrs ago | Henley Standard

Light aircraft makes emergency landing

THE pilot of a plane was forced to make an emergency landing in a field near Sonning Common.


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18 hrs ago | Trend

Small Cessna aircraft crashes near Zabrat airport of Baku

A single-engine Cessna 172 F aircraft of Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC made an emergency landing in Baku on July 10 during a training flight, spokesperson of Azerbaijan Airlines CJSC, Maharram Safarli told Trend.


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21 hrs ago | Arkansas Online

Pulaski County notebook

Final vote is set on Dassault incentive Without a recommendation, the Quorum Court approved 14-0 on Tuesday night the scheduling of a final vote on an endorsement of Dassault Falcon Jet Corp.'s participation in a state tax-incentive program for a $60 million expansion.


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Wed Jul 09, 2014


Cebu Pacific seeks to spur more Taipei traffic

Cebu Pacific Air is trying to boost traffic between Manila and Taipei by using bigger planes and holding a seat sale.


Related Topix: Taiwan, World News, Asia Travel, Travel, Philippines Travel, Manila, Philippines Travel, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A330, Airbus A320


Airbus Said to Move Toward A330neo Launch at Air Show

Airbus Group NV is preparing to announce more fuel-efficient engines for its A330 jet at the Farnborough Air Show next week as it seeks to extend the popular wide-body's lifespan, people with knowledge of the plans said.


Related Topix: Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A330, Airbus A350, Airbus A320, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787, France, World News, Fairfield, CT

Business Journal

American Airlines saw modest increase in passenger traffic but capacity dropped

American Airlines saw its passenger traffic increase 1 percent over the same month in 2013, according to a regulatory filing Wednesday.


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Want to work on a $320-million superyacht? Here's how you can

Pedestrians pass the superyacht 'Lady Nag Nag', manufactured by Amels BV, as she sits moored to the quayside at St Mark's basin in Venice, Italy, on Thursday, July 26, 2012.


Related Topix: Italy, World News, United Kingdom, Isle of Wight County, England, Eclipse Aircraft, Aircraft, Eclipse 500


Dovetail Games Picks up Microsoft Flight Simulator License, New Installment in 2015

Flight Simulator X is the culmination of nearly 25 years of the landmark Flight Simulator franchise and the most significant addition to date.


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Al Bawaba

Emirates order $56 billion Boeing planes after historic Airbus cancellation

The value of the deal could increase to $75 billion at list prices if Emirates firms up its right to purchase the additional planes, Boeing said in a statement issued in Dubai.


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Alabama Live

Airbus hiring quality inspectors for A320 final assembly line in Mobile

Progress on the Airbus A320 final assembly line under construction at Mobile Aeroplex at Brookley is seen in this May 1, 2014, file photo.


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

Hispanic Business

Airbus Group To Have Major Presence at Farnborough Air Show

A number of aircraft will be on static display, including the A380 double-decker from Wednesday 16 to 20 July, and the new A350 XWB from 14 to 17 July.


Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A350, Airbus Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380

Tue Jul 08, 2014

China's own dreamliner prepares for takeoff

With the full financial and political banking of the Chinese government, the Commercial Aircraft Corp. of China is confident it can compete with US aircraft maker Boeing's 737 and the A320 of European consortium Airbus in the jetliner industry.


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