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  1. Boeing's New Folding-Wing Jet Hits Design MilestoneRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Manufacturing.net

    The 777X series will be Boeing's largest and most efficient twin-engine jets, following in the footsteps of the 777 and 787 Dreamliner, and the first in the series to be developed is the 777-9. Hitting the firm configuration milestone means that configuration trade studies, required to finalize the airplane's capability and basic design, have been completed.

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  2. investigations The Lastest Twist in the MH370 MysteryThe plane part...Read the original story w/Photo

    40 min ago | New York Magazine

    Tomorrow marks one month since a piece of a Boeing 777 washed up on the Indian Ocean island of La RA union, but French investigators are no closer to confirming that the part came from missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. In fact, leaks from within the investigation suggest that the part might not have come from the plane at all.

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  3. Boeing 747 Extends Its Reign as British Airways Renews FleetRead the original story

    41 min ago | The Washington Post

    The largest operator of the hump-backed icon -- dubbed the Queen of the Skies on its debut in 1970 -- is plumping up seat cushions, hanging fresh curtains and upgrading entertainment systems on 18 planes. Yet competitors can't seem to park the four-engine aircraft fast enough.

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  4. British Airways Is Keeping Its 747s Alive One Upgrade at a TimeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Skift

    BA has made one smart move after another over the last few years, so it's hard to see that a cautious stance like this is putting them at risk. The largest operator of the hump-backed icon - dubbed the Queen of the Skies on its debut in 1970 - is plumping up seat cushions, hanging fresh curtains and upgrading entertainment systems on 18 planes.

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  5. Apple, Harvard join Pentagon to develop high-tech military wearablesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - The Pentagon is teaming up with Apple, Boeing, Harvard and others to develop high-tech sensory gear flexible enough to be worn by people or molded onto the outside of a jet, Reuters reports. "I've been pushing the Pentagon to think outside our five-sided box and invest in innovation here in Silicon Valley and in tech communities across the country," Defense Secretary Ash Carter said in prepared remarks on Friday, August 28. "Now we're taking another step forward."

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  6. At least 8 killed as India, Pakistan border troops exchange fireRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - Clashes erupted between Indian and Pakistani security forces on Friday, August 28, killing at least eight civilians and wounding scores of others on both sides of the contested border, according to officials in both countries, the Washington Post reports. The exchange of fire comes as Indian and Pakistan leaders continue to bicker over the prospect of face-to-face political talks.

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  7. Greek airline leaves hundreds of passengers stranded as economic...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    My family and other animals: The couple who live on a Kenyan safari camp where elephants and lions roam free North Korea's new international airport boasts chocolate fountains, shiny souvenir shops... and an internet room missing one crucial component: the Internet Pictured: Chaotic scene on plane after plates and cutlery are scattered in the aisle following 'a dispute among cabin crew' Digital plan to save ancient sites from ISIS ruin: 'Monuments men' believe 3D printers could rebuild archaeological treasures destroyed by jihadists in the Middle East 'We wore armoured underwear in Mogadishu': TV travel presenter Simon Reeve on touring Somalia's bullet-ridden capital and meeting Honduran crime lords... and why it's good to take risks Start your engines: Universal Orlando announces brand new Fast & Furious ride for 2017 Has your face ever gone numb on a plane? Don't panic! It's due to a ... (more)

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  8. Rocket Launch For UK Satellite Firm InmarsatRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | LBC 97.3

    London-based satellite operator Inmarsat will today attempt to launch its third Global Xpress satellite as it looks to expand its next-generation network. The new satellite will help deliver broadband speeds around 100 times faster than the company's incumbent satellite constellation I-4, parts of which are now more than 10 years old.

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  9. Cardig B733 at Wamena on Aug 28th 2015, main gear collapse on landingRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | AVHerald

    A Cardig Air Cargo Boeing 737-300 freighter, registration PK-BBY performing freight flight 8F-197 from Jayapura to Wamena with 2 crew and 30 tons of rice, landed on Wamena's runway 15 at about 15:00L but suffered the collapse of the left hand main gear on touchdown. The aircraft skidded along the runway before coming to a stop about 1500 meters down the runway just past the new apron.

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  10. Ford S-Max first drive: Redefining MPVsRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Pocket-lint.co.uk

    Competing against the ever-popular SUV in the kids'n'dog category is the MPV. It's a much derided class of car; where SUVs have "sport" in the name - suggesting athleticism and virility - MPVs carry the stigma of being the end of the motoring line.

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  11. Merkel says too soon for EU to lift Russia sanctionsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | PanArmenian Network

    PanARMENIAN.Net - German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Thursday, Aug 27, it was too soon for the European Union to lift sanctions against Russia, but that she hoped Berlin could work together with Moscow to solve international crises like the Syria conflict. "In view of the serious violations of international law and in view of the still fragile situation, we have unfortunately still not reached this point," Merkel said at a ceremony in Vienna to mark the 60th anniversary of Germany's chamber of commerce in Austria, according to Reuters.

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  12. Hang Glider Craig Pirazzi Fatally Injured In AccidentRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    Craig Pirazzi was well known in the hang gliding community for his photography work on such projects as the movie "Free Fliers". Pirazzi was recognized as having captured some of the most spectacular hang gliding images in the world.

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  13. AeroSports Update: A Correctly Certificated Pilot May Not Be Legal To FlyRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    Airline and military pilots have a built-in system that keeps them current. By current we mean they meet certain flying requirements to be legal to act in their pilot-in-command capacity and be able to carry passengers.

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  14. Saudi Rotorcraft Support Center Established In Saudi ArabiaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    An agreement has been signed between Boeing, Saudia Aerospace Engineering Industries and Alsalam Aircraft Company to create the Saudi Rotorcraft Support Center in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. The joint venture will have locations in Riyadh and Jeddah providing comprehensive, in-country maintenance repair and overhaul support for Saudi Arabia's diverse rotorcraft fleet.

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  15. FAA Dedicates Runway Pavement Testing FacilityRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    The FAA has dedicated its new National Airport Pavement & Materials Research Center at the William J. Hughes Technical Center at Egg Harbor Township, NJ. The research center is a unique facility that allows FAA engineers to use a custom-designed vehicle simulator to test asphalt and other pavement materials at very high tire pressures and temperatures.

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  16. ANN's Daily Aero-LinxRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    Scouring the information super airways can sometimes be a tough, if educational, task for the Aero-News staff... but it also allows us to check out some truly neat and exciting sites, so it's not that bad a gig. On any given day, we may check dozens of different sources for story ideas, and facts confirmation.

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  17. Aero-News: Quote Of The DayRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    ANN's Quote of the Day usually derives from current news, though we reserve the right to pick quotes out of history that have a bearing on the day's events and issues. Sometimes, you'll find them timely and in keeping with the content of the day's news... and sometimes, they'll just be thought-provoking.

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  18. ANN's Daily Aero-Term (08.28.15): Hours FlownRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    Aero-Terms are designed to be a daily reminder of the terms, names, acronyms and explanations of the unique language that populates the aviation world. Aerospace, sport aviation, fixed wing, helo, you name it... it's all fair game.

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  19. Marine Pioneer Recognized For Commitment To CorpsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    United States Rep. Sanford D. Bishop, Jr. presented Lt. Gen. Frank E. Petersen, Jr. with a Congressional Record statement at his home in Stevensville, Maryland July 28. The presentation honored Petersen's significant accomplishments throughout his military career.

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  20. Secretary Of The U.S. Air Force Visits Bell Helicopter HQRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    Bell Helicopter hosted the Secretary of the Air Force, the Honorable Deborah Lee James Wednesday at the company's global headquarters during her visit to Fort Worth. "Our partnerships with industry are as critical today as they've ever been," said Secretary of the Air Force Deborah Lee James.

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