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3 hrs ago | Windsor Beacon

Feds: Plane with unconscious pilot goes into ocean

A pilot lost consciousness and the plane drifted into restricted airspace over the nation's capital, scrambling fighter jets that stayed with the small aircraft until it ran out of fuel and crashed Saturday into the Atlantic Ocean, the Coast Guard said.

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Related Topix: US Coast Guard, US Military, US News, Aircraft, Cirrus Aircraft, Cirrus SR20, Chincoteague Island, VA, Federal Aviation Administration

3 hrs ago | USA Today

Feds: Plane with unconscious pilot goes into ocean

A pilot lost consciousness and the plane drifted into restricted airspace over the nation's capital, scrambling fighter jets that stayed with the small aircraft until it ran out of Feds: Plane with unconscious pilot goes into ocean CHINCOTEAGUE, Va.

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Related Topix: Chincoteague, VA, Portsmouth, VA, US Coast Guard, US Military, US News, Aircraft, Cirrus Aircraft, Cirrus SR20, Federal Aviation Administration

Sat Aug 30, 2014

Jalopnik

Plane Goes Down In Ocean After Flying Into Restricted DC Airspace

ABC News is reporting that a private plane mysteriously wound up in the ocean, after having entered restricted airspace in Washington, D.C. It was met by fighter jets, but did not respond.

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Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Aircraft, Cirrus SR22, Cirrus Aircraft, Autos

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Plane that took off from Waukesha County Airport crashes off East Coast

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Aircraft, Cirrus Aircraft, Cirrus SR20

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Mega yacht arrives in Elliott Bay

This one's a cool $300 million, though other reports say a little less than that.

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Boeing Business Jet, Aircraft

Business News

Malaysia Airlines cuts 6,000 jobs

Malaysia Airlines is to slash its staff numbers by a third, cutting 6,000 jobs, after the airline suffered the two worst disasters in modern aviation only five months apart.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft

Fri Aug 29, 2014

NBR Newsroom

Carry on: Etihad brings 'flying hotel suite' to Sydney

Etihad sets start date for A380 to Sydney Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways has confirmed its new Airbus A380 services to Sydney will start on June 1 next year, giving luxury travellers the first chance in this part of the world to try the "flying suite."

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, Boeing 777, Boeing Aircraft

Forbes.com

BusinessAviationVoice: NA Jet Deliveries Higher

Business Aviation curates the latest industry information from a panel of trusted experts, examines the wide range of business and private aircraft, describes the latest technologies and highlights affordable access options that open the skies to businesses of all sizes.

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Related Topix: Aircraft, Gulfstream G650, Gulfstream Aircraft, Dassault Falcon 2000, Dassault Aircraft

WECT-TV Wilmington

Creedmoor family grateful after plane misses home

A family that moved to Creedmoor three weeks ago awoke late Thursday to flashing police lights and saw a plane crashed in their yard, and not far from their sleeping children.

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Related Topix: Creedmoor, NC, Air Accidents, Cessna 150, Aircraft, Cessna Aircraft, Granville County, NC

GlobeNewswire

Alutiiq Pacific Wins Security Contract for Airbus Assembly Line in Mobile, Alabama

Alutiiq Pacific, LLC, a subsidiary of Afognak Native Corporation, has won a contract to provide security services for the Airbus A320 Assembly Line in Mobile, Alabama.

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Related Topix: Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Commercial Aircraft, Mobile, AL, World News, Germany

News24

.com | Look up Durban! The big A380 is back

Cape Town - Aviation enthusiasts in the Durban areas will be able to do a bit of A380 plane spotting over the weekend as British Airways will be conducting pilot training and technical tests with staff from 29 August to 1 September.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus A380, World News, South Africa, Airbus Aircraft,

WAVE-TV Louisville

Plane owned by Pewee Valley man crashes in North Carolina yard

A plane owned by an Oldham County man that reportedly departed from a Kentucky airport crashed in the front yard of a home in Granville County, North Carolina late Thursday night.

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Related Topix: Creedmoor, NC, Cessna 150, Aircraft, Cessna Aircraft, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Design News

ASTM Proposes New Standards for Metal 3D Printing

As we've often discussed, making high-quality end-production parts with additive manufacturing and 3D-printing methods will take some carefully defined standards and guidelines for machines and processes, materials, and printed parts.

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

HeraldNet

Air Force may make Boeing share work on presidential planes

The U.S. Air Force will decide by December whether Boeing will have to share a multibillion-dollar project to provide the next Air Force One jetliner for the president, the service said.

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Related Topix: Boeing 747, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, US Military, US Air Force, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, Fairfax, VA

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Star Online

AirAsia confirms bomb threat during Thai flight

PETALING JAYA: Air Asia has confirmed that there was a bomb threat made against one of its planes travelling from Bangkok to Phuket on Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Malaysia, World News, Thailand, Commercial Aircraft, Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320

The Motley Fool

Embraer SA Comes Out With Flying Colors Once Again

The company scored well on most of the key operating metrics like sales, deliveries, backlogs, operating margin, and net income, much to investors' delight.

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Related Topix: Embraer Aircraft, Aircraft, Embraer Legacy 500

Hernando Today

American Aviation has grown with Brooksville airport for 35 years

For more than 35 years, American Aviation has served pilots and airplane owners at the Brooksville-Tampa Bay Regional Airport.

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Related Topix: Brooksville, FL, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Aircraft, Cessna 172, Cessna Aircraft

Business Journal

Hillsboro Airport gets a new, much bigger hangar

Global Aviation has built a new hangar at Hillsboro Airport to meet an increasing volume of maintenance, modifications, and completions work.

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Related Topix: Bombardier Aircraft, Bombardier Global Express, Aircraft

Daily Herald

Boeing, Airbus vie for $2 billion order from India's Air One

India's Air One Aviation Pvt. is seeking $2 billion of jets to take on Singapore Airlines Ltd.'s venture in the country, stoking competition in a market where carriers lost almost $10 billion in seven years.

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 737, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Airlines, Singapore Airlines, Transportation, World News, India

The Wichita Eagle

Cessnaa s Independence plant delivers 10,000th single-engine plane

Cessna Aircraft's Independence plant has reached a milestone with the delivery of the 10,000th single-engine airplane built at the plant since it made its first delivery in June 1996, the company said.

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Related Topix: Flying, Life, Hobbies, Aerospace-Defense, Cessna Aircraft, Liberty University, Aircraft, Cessna Citation Mustang, Lynchburg, VA

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