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  1. Pilot talks about taking the controls of "Doc"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Wichita Eagle

    "Doc", a World War II-era B-29 that was built in Wichita, but was left to rot in the Mojave Desert after being decommissioned in 1956, made a triumphant return to flight on Sunday. The plane, purchased by former B-29 crew member Tony Mazzolini over two decades ago, was brought to Wichita in pieces in 2000.

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  2. Crowd, volunteers rejoice as B-29 makes historic return to flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Wichita Eagle

    "Doc", a World War II-era B-29 that was built in Wichita, but was left to rot in the Mojave Desert after being decommissioned in 1956, made a triumphant return to flight on Sunday. The plane, purchased by former B-29 crew member Tony Mazzolini over two decades ago, was brought to Wichita in pieces in 2000.

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  3. B-29 "Doc" takes to the air for the first time in 60 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Wichita Eagle

    Bombardier Learjet demonstration pilot Jeff Triphahn explains a performance climb in a Wichita-built Learjet 75 during a flight last week. GE's Passport turbofan for Bombardier's Global 7000 business jet achieved FAA certification on April 29, 2016.

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  4. Bombardier says has no plans to scrap a Global 8000 business jetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Bombardier Inc has no plans to scrap its ultra-long-distance business jet, the Global 8000, and will shift resources to the project following the completion of test flights for the shorter-range Global 7000, a spokesman said on Thursday. The Wall Street Journal on Wednesday reported that the Montreal-based company may cancel the Global 8000 due to weak demand.

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  5. UPDATE 1-AIRSHOW-Bombardier says has no plans to scrap Global 8000 business jetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Reuters

    Bombardier Inc has no plans to scrap its ultra-long-distance business jet, the Global 8000, and will shift resources to the project following the completion of test flights for the shorter-range Global 7000, a spokesman said on Thursday. The Wall Street Journal on Wednesday reported that the Montreal-based company may cancel the Global 8000 due to weak demand.

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  6. FARNBOROUGH: Viking's plans for the CL-415Read the original story

    Monday Jul 11 | Flight Global

    Ten years after buying the rights to the DHC-6 Twin Otter, Viking Air has acquired another venerable aircraft programme from Bombardier - the CL-415 water bomber. The Vancouver Island-based company's relaunch of the long out of production Twin Otter as the Series 400 has been one of the big general aviation start-up success stories of recent years, with 100 examples of the Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A-powered turboprop built since 2007.

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  7. GE Aviation hits Farnborough at full throttle; $7.5B in R&D...Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 10 | Green Car Congress

    GE Aviation will enter the Farnborough Air Show on Monday with a wave of new product and technology introductions while expanding its factory network to deliver on a record $154-billion industrial backlog of product and services. From running the first full GE9X engine for the Boeing 777X - fired more than seven months ahead of a typical engine program schedule - to certifying the Passport jet engine for the Bombardier Global 7000 and Global 8000 , GE Aviation this year is introducing new jet engines for business jets to wide-body airline aircraft.

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  8. GE Aviation Delivering on Unprecedented CommitmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 9 | Freshnews

    ... running the first full GE9X engine for the Boeing 777X to certifying the Passport jet engine for the Bombardier Global 7000 and Global 8000, GE Aviation this year is introducing new jet engines for business jets to wide-body airline aircraft. GE ...

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  9. Firing up a B-29 engine after five decades of sitting idleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 29 | The Wichita Eagle

    GE's Passport turbofan for Bombardier's Global 7000 business jet achieved FAA certification on April 29, 2016. Watch Passport's arduous journey ahead of its first installation on Bombardier's flight test vehicle.

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  10. GE Aviation appoints new leader at Ark City plantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    McQueen has been with GE Aviation since 2004, starting as an assembly and test technician on the GE90 jet engine, which is used on the Boeing 777. He's held successive leadership positions at GE Aviation including as plant leader for the company's Aviation Systems site in Grand Rapids, Mich., and most recently at its component repair business in Hungary.

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  11. Despite Learjet woes, lots of activity at Bombardier WichitaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    Bombardier Learjet demonstration pilot Jeff Triphahn explains a performance climb in a Wichita-built Learjet 75 during a flight last week. Steve Patrick, director of flight operations and Global 7000 flight test team for Bombardier Flight Test Center in Wichita, talks about the center's involvement in flight testing of the C Series airliner program, of which there were four CS100 and CS300 test aircraft in Wichita last week.

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  12. Snappy Chicks Boutique Opens In DerbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    Ron Elkouri explains why he started his own distribution business instead of following his family into theirs. Printing presses are amazing machines that captivate people.

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  13. Bombardier: A Value Trap?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Seeking Alpha

    Bombardier seems to have put the worst behind it; new orders for the C Series are rolling in, recently Delta Air Lines purchased 75 C Series jets and Air Canada committed to 45 aircraft . This shows that the C Series can directly compete with more established producers in this aircraft category.

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  14. Nitro Joe'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    Printing presses are amazing machines that captivate people. Through the years, thousands of visitors to The Wichita Eagle all wanted to see it roar.

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  15. What the Wichita Eagle press meant to those who knew it bestRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    Orthodontist Grant Snider, himself an introvert, illustrated best-selling author Susan Cain's new book, "Quiet Power." Brian Sikes, head of Cargill's protein division in Wichita, announced at a news conference at the Wichita Metro Chamber of Commerce, that the company would remain in Wichita, and build a new campus in a yet-to-be determined location.

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  16. Business jet makers face battle on pricing as deliveries dropRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Business jet manufacturers are locked in a price battle as deliveries of new aircraft remain weak and recently sold aircraft come back onto the market at attractive prices, delegates at an annual corporate jet convention said. Visitors look at Global 7000 Bombardier aircraft replica during the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition at Cointrin airport in Geneva, Switzerland, May 24, 2016.

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  17. Bombardier forecasts fewer light, medium jet deliveriesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    Bombardier Business Aircraft has lowered its 10-year forecast for business jet deliveries, with the sharpest declines coming in the light and medium jet categories - segments that are critically important to Wichita. Bombardier, the Canadian parent of Learjet in Wichita, released its 2016 Market Forecast this week at the European Business Aviation Convention and Exposition in Geneva, Switzerland, which ends Thursday.

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  18. Wichita startup Matano to launch Kickstarter campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    Brian Sikes, head of Cargill's protein division in Wichita, announced at a news conference at the Wichita Metro Chamber of Commerce, that the company would remain in Wichita, and build a new campus in a yet-to-be determined location. Cargill had looked at possibly moving its protein division to another state.

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  19. Bombardier Aligns 2016 Bizjet Market Forecast With World Macroeconomic TrendsRead the original story

    May 24, 2016 | Aero-News Network

    Bombardier Business Aircraft released its 10-year forecast for the private aviation market at the European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition in Geneva. This year's edition highlights the impact of market trends and global economic conditions on business aviation market demand.

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  20. GE Passport turbofan for Bombardier jetRead the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    GE's Passport turbofan for Bombardier's Global 7000 business jet achieved FAA certification on April 29, 2016. Watch Passport's arduous journey ahead of its first installation on Bombardier's flight test vehicle.

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