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  1. To Control Your Eating, Use Your Brain, Ignore Your BodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CalorieLab Calorie Counter News

    You have probably heard the adage, "Listen to your body." Well, your body has likely lost its way a long time ago.

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  2. Loudermilk takes flight: Congressman tries a Lockheed fighter jet simulatorRead the original story w/Photo

    52 min ago | MDJonline.com

    U.S. Rep. Barry Loudermilk prepares to land the Lockheed Martin Aeronautical F-35 Lightning II simulator on Tuesday after speaking about role the fighter jet plays in U.S. security.

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  3. JetBlue's good and bad news: no more free bags but super rooftop lounge at JFKRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    There are no more Free checked bags on Jetblue, unless you're paying a premium fare.The airline announced the upcoming change late last year, and introduced a new fare structure on its website Tuesday.This leaves Southwest as the only major carrier... JetBlue has two major announcements this week. One which was bound to happen and is not such good news for travelers, the other which will delight most people flying out of JFK.

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  4. Boeing raises jetliner list prices by 2.9 percentRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    The price of the company's forthcoming 777X, due for delivery by 2020, rose to $400 million in Boeing's new price list, posted on its website on Wednesday. That compared with $379 million for the larger 747-8, which has struggled to attract orders.

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  5. JetBlue ends free checked bags with new fare systemRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    JetBlue, in the first major makeover of its fare system, has ended a free checked-bag perk but will offer passengers more ticket choices. The move, introduced on Tuesday as part of JetBlue's three-tiered "Fare Options", leaves Southwest Airlines the only major US carrier not charging for an initial piece of checked luggage.

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  6. UPDATE 1-Boeing raises jetliner list prices by 2.9 percentRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Reuters

    Boeing Co raised list prices for its jetliners by 2.9 percent on Wednesday, citing a range of costs that go into making the planes. The price of the company's forthcoming 777X, due for delivery by 2020, rose to $400 million in Boeing's new price list, posted on its website on Wednesday.

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  7. Cessna gives its customers wide latitude in jeta s designRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Wichita Eagle

    Nearly four weeks ago, Textron Aviation Cessna received Federal Aviation Administration type certification for its newest business jet, the $16.3 million Citation Latitude. It was a milestone for Cessna, because achieving certification allows deliveries of the nine-passenger, midsize business jets to begin now in the third quarter.

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  8. Demand from Honda Aircraft, other aviation firms fueling Kernersville company's growthRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Demand from customers such as Honda Aircraft Co., Cessna and other aviation firms is leading a Kernersville manufacturer of aircraft parts to increase its work force. TruAtlantic Manufacturing is seeking to hire 20 or more workers including "very talented machinists" - both new and experienced - over the next year to bring its work force to between 70 and 75, said Russ Porter , the company's general manager.

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  9. Lufthansa airline adds better air to first classRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WGN-TV Chicago

    Airbus' A380 jetliner - which took to the skies for a Day 3 flight demonstration at the Paris Air Show - is designed for the 21st century aviation industry. Airbus' A380 jetliner - which took to the skies for a Day 3 flight demonstration at the Paris Air Show - is designed for the 21st century aviation industry.

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  10. Germanwings crash victim families reject offer of A 70,000...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    The places time forgot: Vine-covered lost towns, ghost ships and forgotten mansions - the abandoned corners of the world revealed Bombshell emails from Hillary's secret account show she didn't know when cabinet meetings were held, was dumbfounded by a fax machine and emailed aides to fetch her iced tea Trump dumped! Now Macy's 'drops' tycoon's clothing line over his anti-Mexican rant... but billionaire claims he left in protest because the store's clothes are made in China Mother pushed her toddler son on a swing for TWO days until he died of thirst and hunger, autopsy reveals EXCLUSIVE: 'End this war on the South - the Confederate flag is beautiful, not racist', says whiskey bootlegger who inspired the Dukes of Hazzard and still flies it proudly Kim gets serious! Star demands gun control, Hillary as President and speaks out on racism against daughter North, as she follows Martin Luther ... (more)

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  11. SAS A321 near Copenhagen on Jun 13th 2015, captain incapacitatedRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | AVHerald

    A SAS Scandinavian Airlines Airbus A321-200, registration LN-RKK performing flight SK-7733 from Aalborg to Chania with 197 people on board, was enroute at FL350 about 150nm southeast of Copenhagen when the captain became incapacitated prompting the first officer to take control of the aircraft and divert to Copenhagen. The first officer requested an ambulance to await the aircraft upon arrival.

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  12. Spirit Aeronautics Awarded NASA LaRC HU-25A Research Aircraft Modernization ProjectRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | PR Log

    PRLog - July 1, 2015 - COLUMBUS, Ohio -- Spirit Aeronautics is proud to announce the award by NASA Langley Research Center for the modernization of their Dassault model HU-25A research aircraft. "We are once again honored to be selected by NASA to complete another modernization project on their aircraft" , stated Tony Bailey, President & COO of Spirit Aeronautics.

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  13. This Airline Is Offering 'Better Air' To First Class PassengersRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | BusinessPundit

    If you are flying on German airline Lufthansa I would highly recommend a first class seat if you can afford such luxury. The airline has announced that first class passengers are now being given access to superior air quality.

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  14. After resisting for years, JetBlue adds checked bag feeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | KOB-TV

    The airline proudly proclaimed itself a holdout on fees for years, allowing passengers to check one bag for free. Now it will charge up to $25 for checked luggage.

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  15. Lufthansa Offers Compensation to Families of Germanwings Crash VictimsRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    More than three months after a Germanwings airliner crashed into a French mountainside, killing everyone aboard, the airline's parent company, Lufthansa, made its first proposal to pay for emotional damages on Tuesday, offering the German victims' families $28,000 each. Lawyers for the relatives immediately dismissed the figure as inadequate.

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  16. Germanwings compensation offer slammed as 'divisive' and 'unfair' by lawyersRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Daily Record

    THE offer made to families of victims killed in the Germanwings air crash has been condemned as "woefully short of any meaning" to the bereaved families. LAWYERS representing families bereaved by the Germanwings air crash have described an offer of compensation made by Lufthansa as "divisive and unfair".

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  17. Even the air is better in first class on this airlineRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Mashable

    First class passengers need not rely on their air of superiority because they're breathing superior air - at least on German airline Lufthansa. The airline recently installed humidifiers in the first class of its Airbus A380s, bringing air quality up to par with the luxurious lie-flat seats and other services available in the premium section of the aircraft.

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  18. Don't open plane's emergency door for the toiletRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

    A flight attendant holds an inflatable life vest during a safety presentation on board a VietJet Air aircraft, operated by VietJet Aviation Joint Stock Co., at Noi Bai International Airport in Hanoi, Vietnam. Photographer: Brent Lewin/Bloomberg As VietJet Air flight 175 prepared to leave Hanoi for Ho Chi Minh City, a 43-year-old passenger opened the emergency exit door because he wanted to go to the bathroom.

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  19. AD: Dassault Aviation AirplanesRead the original story

    Tuesday | Aero-News Network

    SUMMARY : This AD requires revising the airplane flight manual to include a procedure for addressing minimum fan speed rotation values during stand-alone engine anti-ice system operation for engines equipped with certain air inlets. This AD was prompted by a quality review of recently delivered airplanes which identified a manufacturing deficiency of some engine air inlet anti-ice piccolo tubes.

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  20. China Aviation Supplies signs for up to 75 A330sRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Air Transport World

    Aircraft procurement firm China Aviation Supplies Holding Co. has signed a "general terms agreement" for 45 Airbus A330 family aircraft and an MOU covering 30 A330 options.

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