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  1. Architecture and engineering firms FSB and Pond awarded contract to...Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PR Newswire

    The Air Force proposes to replace the VC-25A with the Boeing 747-8, a 4-engine, wide-bodied commercial aircraft, which will be modified to fit Air Force's needs. This aircraft will be configured to allow the President to fulfill the roles of Chief ... The Air Force proposes to replace the VC-25A with the Boeing 747-8, a 4-engine, wide-bodied commercial aircraft, which will be modified to fit Air Force's needs.

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  2. Lufthansa, GE Invest In Aircraft Engine Plant In PolandRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Manufacturing.net

    ... engines. The plant in Sroda Slaska, in the southwest, is to test and repair state-of-the-art engines for the Boeing 747-8 jumbo jets for Lufthansa and for other airlines, starting in September 2018. It will operate for at least 30 years and will ...

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  3. Most Important Boeing News In NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    ... commercial segment, there has not been a lot of news in terms of possible upcoming orders. Order from UPS for the Boeing 747-8F and the order from Qatar Airways have been finalized and are now in Boeing's order books. Boeing is still working on the ...

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  4. Tapestry Solutions Commercializes Enterprise-wide IoT SystemRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | RFID Journal

    A year after launching an enterprise-wide Internet of Things -based solution to capture and manage radio frequency identification and other sensor data at 50 Boeing assembly sites, San Diego-based software company Tapestry Solutions is marketing a commercial version of the system. The new version, called Enterprise Sensor Integration , is aimed at large companies across multiple industries.

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  5. Supersonic passenger planes may begin testing next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2016 | The Columbian

    ... to operate. Instead of spending seven hours and paying up to $5,500 for a flight from New York to London on a Boeing 747, travelers can spend about $2,500 for a three-hour flight to cross the Atlantic on a supersonic jet, according to Boom. ...

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  6. Lufthansa, GE invest in Polusg aircraft engine plantRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Gazette

    ... the Special Economic Zone near Legnica, in the southwest, is to test and repair state-of-the-art engines for the Boeing 747-8 jumbo jets for Lufthansa and for other airlines. It will create hundreds of jobs and train new personnel.

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  7. Boeing: Expect Another Comfortable Double Digit Dividend RaiseRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Boeing declares the first quarterly dividend for the next year in December. After a 25% raise in 2014 followed by a 20% increase last year, investors can look forward to more good news in a few weeks.

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  8. San Francisco airport introduces first 'therapy pig'Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... San Francisco International Airport on Oct. 23, 2016. A United Airlines ramp worker guides a departing United Boeing 747 out for departure from San Francisco International Airport on Oct. 23, 2016. A tiny United Express CRJ regional jet is dwarfed ...

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  9. A Tour of the BoneyardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2014 | Air & Space

    ... passed acres of C-5s, followed by KC-135s, C-130s, HH-60s, and S-3-Vikings, the massive YAL-1 Airborne Laser - a Boeing 747-400 airframe fitted with a high-powered laser capable of downing an incoming missile - came into view. The YAL-1 sits ...

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  10. Top aviation stories from 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 3 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... Airbus A330 instead. Cathay Pacific also bid farewell to its "queen of the skies" after the airline's last Boeing 747 jumbo jet made its final flight on October 1. Cathay had been flying 747s since 1979, when the introduction of the double-decker ...

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  11. United steps back on 777-300ER basesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | Flight Global

    ... of potential 777-300ER routes is greater out of San Francisco. United could use the aircraft to replace retiring Boeing 747-400s, which have 374 seats, on flights to Beijing, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Taipei and Tokyo Narita. United is expected to ...

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  12. Mach 1 for MillionairesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | Air & Space

    ... 152 trainers, it's all here. The place reeks of kerosene and money. Clay Lacy is a retired United Air Lines Boeing 747 captain. Over six decades he has flown everything from DC-3s to Mach 2 fighters. Today, he owns Clay Lacy Aviation, an executive ...

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  13. Why Boeing 747s have a giant hump in the frontRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... take passengers from New York to Paris in a few hours. The space shuttle Endeavour, carried piggyback atop a Boeing 747 jumbo jet, lands at at Edwards Air Force Base in California. It was feared that the Boeing 747, which took nine hours to travel ...

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  14. First major 787-10 sections delivered to final assemblyRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 1 | Flight Global

    Major sections of the first 787-10 have been delivered to Boeing's final assembly site in North Charleston, South Carolina, Boeing confirms. The mid- and aft-body sections are ready to be loaded into Position 0, as soon as elements such as the forward fuselage arrive.

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  15. Atlas Air to fly transpacific routes for Nippon Cargo AirlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | Air Transport World

    Purchase, New York-based air cargo operator Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings has contracted with Japan's Nippon Cargo Airlines to operate a Boeing 747-400 freighter for the Narita International Airport-based cargo carrier, the two companies announced Dec. 1. Atlas Air said the agreement is initially for one aircraft to be flown on transpacific routes connecting Asia and the US; service is scheduled to begin in January 2017. Additional aircraft may be added to the agreement in the future, Atlas Air said.

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  16. Atlas Air Worldwide Announces 747-400F Service For New CustomerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | GlobeNewswire

    Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. today announced that its Atlas Air, Inc. unit has entered into an agreement to operate its first Boeing 747-400 Freighter for Nippon Cargo Airlines , with an opportunity for additional aircraft in the future. The contract is initially for one aircraft to be flown in key global routes across the transpacific connecting Asia and the U.S. Service is scheduled to begin in January 2017.

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  17. Boom! Project plans to bring back supersonic trans-Atlantic flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | USA Today

    ... the Musuem of Flight in Seattle as the American airplane-maker celebrated its 100th birthday on July 15, 2016. A Boeing 747-8i jet sits outside the Musuem of Flight in Seattle as the American airplane-maker celebrates its 100th birthday on July 15, ...

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  18. Boeing And Airbus: The Order Battle In October 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Seeking Alpha

    ... Boeing it was an important month. The jet maker received orders for two wide-body programs, the Boeing 777 and Boeing 747, that are facing some difficulties and received follow-up orders for the Boeing 787. The Boeing 747 program up until recently ...

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  19. How can people survive deadly air disasters?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | ABC News

    ... caught by a tree. This was the case when there were only four survivors of a 1985 accident involving a JAL Boeing 747 , which killed 520 other people when the plane hit a mountainside following the separation of the aircraft's tail. The European ...

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  20. United May Amend $12.4 Billion Airbus Deal to Take Smaller JetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | The Washington Post

    United Continental Holdings Inc. may convert a $12.4 billion order for Airbus Group SE's largest twin-engine jet to smaller long-range models. It's also interested in a new Boeing Co.

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