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  1. Two Philippine airliners abort flights due to problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    A Philippine passenger jet heading to Japan was forced to turn back on Monday after smoke was detected in the aircraft, while the wheel of a second plane caught fire after it aborted taking off from a separate airport, an aviation official said. A Philippine Airlines flight to Haneda was forced to return to Manila 20 minutes after taking off.

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  2. Monday Midday Must-ReadsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 min ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... might seem like a big jump and a change in business plan, but it's really not that much different thanks to new aircraft technology," he writes. -Are turkeys, pigs and roosters therapy animals that airlines should allow on flights? A committee of ...

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  3. JetBlue adds new cross-country route from Los AngelesRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | USA Today

    ... Los Angeles and Orlando on Jan. 5. JetBlue will fly one daily round-trip flight between the cities on Airbus A320 aircraft. The westbound flight will leave Orlando at 7:05 p.m. and land in California at 9:39 p.m., all times local. The return is a ...

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  4. Long-Living Products Defy Conventional WisdomRead the original story w/Photo

    27 min ago | EETimes

    ... jet this year or next, due to declining orders, " Boeing Considers Ending Production of 747 ". That classic aircraft was introduced in the late 1960s and they have sold over 1500 since then; they have "only" 21 orders for it at this point. You might ...

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  5. Plane aborts takeoff, gets hit by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    28 min ago | Sun-Star

    A PASSENGER of a Cebu Pacific propeller-type aircraft bound for Tacloban was injured after the plane's wheel well caught fire while the plane prepared for takeoff at the Mactan-Cebu International Airport at 7:04 last night. "The runway operations are normal at this time.

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  6. Florida-bound airliner makes emergency landing in New YorkRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Gazette

    A Florida-bound Spirit Airlines jet with 142 people aboard has made a safe emergency landing in New York after a reported mechanical problem. The pilot shut down the affected engine and landed safely early Monday at Buffalo Niagara International Airport.

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  7. China's Geely is new partner for Bloodhound land speed record teamRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | BenzConnection

    The United Kingdom's Bloodhound has secured vital funding from Chinese automaker Geely in order to complete its attempt on the world land speed record, scheduled to for South Africa in October 2017 . Geely, which is the parent company to Volvo, has been named the prime sponsor of Bloodhound, as well as the team's official automotive partner.

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  8. The world's most expensive yachtsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WPTV Local News

    ... - maybe even sovereign nations. Here's an even better idea: why not just put in a bid on a nice Nimitz Class aircraft carrier? At almost 1100 feet long, it would dwarf those puny super-yachts. Plus, it comes with the necessary firepower to sink them ...

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  9. Russia accuses Kiev over MH17 ahead of Dutch probe releaseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yahoo!

    ... last October that a Russian-made BUK missile fired from a zone held by pro-Russian separatists brought down the aircraft, but stopped short of saying who was responsible for killing all 298 passengers and crew on board. Russia and the rebels have ...

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  10. Soil To Soul: Combating Hidden HungerRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Outlook

    The UN has come up with 17 sustainable development goals . The top two are no poverty and zero hunger.

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  11. Victoria couple launch Bin Sitting business for holidaying home ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    From a Gothic Venetian Gala bingo hall to a 19th-century umbrella shop... New book reveals 60 unusual places to explore in London Inside the world's bedrooms: Eye-opening pictures by photographer who visited 55 countries reveal the startling contrasts of bedrooms around the globe First-class upgrades, dinner invites and amorous women: One traveler reveals how far wearing an expensive WATCH can get you 'It was like a scene from the apocalypse!' Shocking photos reveal how couple's dream A 3,000 Thailand getaway turned into a holiday from hell Greeting friends with a fist bump, eating with bare hands and never tipping: Fascinating flow chart reveals where in the world your manners fit in best Now that's a fish supper: Scuba divers create the amazing optical illusion of being eaten alive by a giant Napoleon Wrasse A field in England, a double bed in India and a van in France: What A 8 will ... (more)

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  12. Dubai airport plans more gates to handle double-decker A380Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The London Free Press

    DUBAI, United Arab Emirates - Dubai Airports is boosting the number of specialized facilities to handle Airbus A380 planes at the Middle East's busiest airport as hometown carrier Emirates grows its fleet of the double-decker aircraft. The government-backed airport operator said Monday it plans to add 10 more A380 gates with air bridges at Dubai International Airport's Concourse C. That will leave the airport with a world record 47 gates designed for the mammoth aircraft.

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  13. Greeting friends with a fist bump, eating with bare hands and never ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    From a Gothic Venetian Gala bingo hall to a 19th-century umbrella shop... New book reveals 60 unusual places to explore in London Inside the world's bedrooms: Eye-opening pictures by photographer who visited 55 countries reveal the startling contrasts of bedrooms around the globe First-class upgrades, dinner invites and amorous women: One traveler reveals how far wearing an expensive WATCH can get you 'It was like a scene from the apocalypse!' Shocking photos reveal how couple's dream A 3,000 Thailand getaway turned into a holiday from hell Greeting friends with a fist bump, eating with bare hands and never tipping: Fascinating flow chart reveals where in the world your manners fit in best Now that's a fish supper: Scuba divers create the amazing optical illusion of being eaten alive by a giant Napoleon Wrasse A field in England, a double bed in India and a van in France: What A 8 will ... (more)

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  14. Melting Greenland ice threatens to expose US Cold War secret cityRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Mail

    Cold War nuclear waste could be released as Greenland's ice melts: A secret city buried in the snow might be exposed by 2090 In 1959, US army engineers began constructing a futuristic project in northwestern Greenland that might as well have been lifted from a Cold War spy movie. A network of tunnels under the snow contained everything from research facilities to a hospital, a cinema and a church - all powered by a small, portable nuclear reactor.

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  15. Stephen Hawking Says The Human Race Has No Future If It Doesn't Go To SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Time

    Stephen Hawking strongly believes in the potential of commercial space travel, both for exploration and the preservation of humanity In the foreword for How To Make A Spaceship by Julian Guthrie, published in The Guardian , the physicist states his belief in the potential of commercial space travel, both for exploration and the preservation of humanity. "I believe that life on Earth is at an ever-increasing risk of being wiped out by a disaster," Hawking writes, giving the examples of a sudden nuclear war or a genetically engineered virus.

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  16. Florida-bound airliner makes emergency landing in BuffaloRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Kansas City Nursing News

    ... Niagara Falls to Fort Lauderdale. Federal aviation officials said the problem was a flameout, the failure of an aircraft jet engine in flight due to the flame being extinguished. Mechanics determined that a compressor stall was the likely cause, the ...

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  17. Starwood and Marriott Finally Merge - Skift Business TravelerRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Skift

    ... As it evaluates flying to Europe and deeper into South America, JetBlue is studying whether it should buy widebody aircraft or add a next-generation model of the single-aisle Airbus A321 it already flies, an airline executive said in an interview on ...

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  18. Alaska Air Group Inc. (ALK) Coverage Initiated by Analysts at Imperial CapitalRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Political

    The brokerage issued an in-line rating and a $74.00 target price on the stock. Several other brokerages have also issued reports on ALK.

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  19. Beechcraft 400XPR upgrade secures US approvalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Flight Global

    ... d the only factory approved - upgrade solution for Beechjet 400A/Hawker 400XP owners, significantly improving their aircraft's performance, operating cost and resale value," it says.

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  20. 2 Philippine airliners abort flights due to problemsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The Airbus A340-300 plane, carrying 222 passengers and 13 crew to Tokyo's Haneda airport, was forced to return to Manila 20 minutes after taking off, an airline statement said. MANILA: A Philippine passenger jet heading to Japan was forced to turn back Monday after smoke was detected in the aircraft, while the wheel of a second plane caught fire after it aborted taking off from a separate airport, an aviation official said.

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