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  1. Megamovie project to crowdsource images of August solar eclipseRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Science Blog

    With only six months to go before one of the most anticipated solar eclipses in a lifetime, the University of California, Berkeley, and Google are looking for citizen scientists to document and memorialize the event in a "megamovie," and help scientists learn about the sun in the process. The Eclipse Megamovie Project is seeking more than a thousand amateur astronomers and avid photographers to record the Aug. 21 total solar eclipse and upload their photos to be stitched together into a movie documenting the path of totality from landfall in Oregon until the moon's shadow slips over the Atlantic Ocean off South Carolina.

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  2. Google Shuts Down Vern Raburn's Titan AerospaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Flying

    ... for hugely expensive research projects like the one Raburn headed. It is unclear if Raburn, who developed the Eclipse 500 very light jet before the company went bankrupt in 2008, has any involvement with X or Alphabet at this point. "Titan was ...

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  3. Photos: Eclipse 550Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Flying

    The Eclipse 550 represents new owner One Aviation's update to the 500. We recently test flew the light twinjet and found its upgraded capabilities ideal for a pilot looking to move up to a small jet for a relatively low price.

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  4. We Fly: One Aviation Eclipse 550Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Flying

    ... a light twin or single. The airplane offers solid yet comfortable control in a crosswind. I'd flown the original Eclipse 500 in 2009, and it honestly hadn't impressed me all that much. The cockpit had a patchwork of avionics, and there was no ...

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  5. Luxair Jets Official Eclipse Awards PartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | Blood Horse

    The National Thoroughbred Racing Association today announced that LUXAIR JETS , which provides private aviation travel on a fleet of some of the world's finest private aircraft, has become an official partner of the Eclipse Awards. Founded and based in Lexington, Ky., LUXAIR JETS provides worldwide "on demand" charter jet service at fleet member pricing without any minimum or hourly buy-in requirements.

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  6. 8 space phenomena and missions to look forward to in 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 27, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The annular solar eclipse of 4th January 2011 as seen by the Hinode satellite. The Moon is slightly more distant from Earth than in a total eclipse allowing a ring of sunlight to appear around the dark shadow of the Moon.

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  7. Nunavut hunters in 'disbelief' over government's attempt to cut narwhal harvestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | CBC News

    Scientists with Fisheries and Oceans Canada counted 10,500 narwhal near Pond Inlet in 2013, but local hunters say they 'don't believe' those numbers and that they know the real situation on the ground. Hunters in Pond Inlet say they "don't believe" the government's most recent scientific survey of narwhals, and are upset at the recent recommendation to cut the total allowable harvest by more than a hundred.

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  8. EAD Aerospace Delivers First Honeywell JetWave STC For A319Read the original story

    Oct 25, 2016 | AVweb

    I was flying IFR from KHIO in Oregon to KMAN in Idaho and trying to avoid IMC. I saw that my ARTCC route showed a GPS altitude 2000 feet... Fall conjures memories of bright blue skies, cool mornings and generally good daytime flying.

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  9. Eclipse Aerospace Flying High with Sherwin-Williams SKYscapes GA CoatingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Coatings World

    Sherwin-Williams Aerospace Coatings announced that its complete SKYscapes General Aviation Basecoat Polyurethane Enamel system has been added to the QPL for ONE Aviation's new Eclipse 550 and Eclipse 500 SE factory renewed aircraft. Eclipse Aerospace is part of ONE Aviation aerospace company and is run by a team of industry pioneers dedicated to engineering the most compelling aircraft for the modern traveler.

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  10. Nonprofit Success Story: Flying Wounded Warriors Home - ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | Kiplinger Online

    Kiplinger's spoke with Walt Fricke , 68, founder of Veterans Airlift Command , a Minneapolis, Minn.-based nonprofit organization that provides free air transportation to wounded military servicemembers and their families for medical and other compassionate purposes, about how he got started. Here's an excerpt from our interview : I arrived in Vietnam on April Fools' Day in 1968 and flew hundreds of missions as an Army helicopter pilot.

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  11. Bus operator invests A 3million in new high-tech vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 4, 2016 | Daily Echo

    Deputy Leader of Gosport Borough Council Graham Burgess, Fareham Borough Council leader Sean Woodward congratulate Managing Director First Solent Marc Reddy on the additional A 3 Million investment First Solent is making in the Rapid Bus Transport scheme A HAMPSHIRE bus operator has invested A 3m in 17 new high-tech vehicles which it says will persuade more car users to switch to public transport. Passengers travelling on the Bus Rapid Transport link between Fareham and Gosport are now riding aboard brand-new, state-of-the-art vehicles.

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  12. Bus operator invests A 3million in new high-tech vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Daily Echo

    Deputy Leader of Gosport Borough Council Graham Burgess, Fareham Borough Council leader Sean Woodward congratulate Managing Director First Solent Marc Reddy on the additional A 3 Million investment First Solent is making in the Rapid Bus Transport scheme A HAMPSHIRE bus operator has invested A 3m in 17 new high-tech vehicles which it says will persuade more car users to switch to public transport. Passengers travelling on the Bus Rapid Transport link between Fareham and Gosport are now riding aboard brand-new, state-of-the-art vehicles.

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  13. Deputy Leader of Gosport Borough Council Graham Burgess, Fareham...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Romsey Advertiser

    Deputy Leader of Gosport Borough Council Graham Burgess, Fareham Borough Council leader Sean Woodward congratulate Managing Director First Solent Marc Reddy on the additional A 3 Million investment First Solent is making in the Rapid Bus Transport scheme A HAMPSHIRE bus operator has invested A 3m in 17 new high-tech vehicles which it says will persuade more car users to switch to public transport. Passengers travelling on the Bus Rapid Transport link between Fareham and Gosport are now riding aboard brand-new, state-of-the-art vehicles.

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

    Sep 26, 2016 | WPTV Local News

    Boats mean different things to different people. For the average person, a boat is an enabler for relaxation when the hustle and bustle of life gets too stressful.

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  15. Billion-Dollar Party BoatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2016 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Boats mean different things to different people. For the average person, a boat is an enabler for relaxation when the hustle and bustle of life gets too stressful.

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  16. The best Mediterranean cruises if you don't fancy a trip to the airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Daily Mail

    Fancy a dip? From the turquoise Bay of Bengal to the icy lakes of Iceland: The clearest waters in the world revealed From the 'Beast of Provence' climb to cycling the length of Africa: Lonely Planet reveals the most epic bike rides in the world From the flyer who spent three weeks in executive lounges to the woman who lived in Heathrow for 18 months: The travellers who made airports their homes revealed No office, no boring meetings and UNLIMITED holiday time: Meet the globetrotting CEO who encourages his staff to travel the world Take your shoes off, leave suitcases at home and don't ever shout: How to make it look like you belong on a superyacht Would YOU be brave enough to stay in this wacky Californian motel with themed bedrooms including a Twin Peaks chalet and a haunted mansion? What the croc are you thinking? Foolhardy woman picks up a stick and attacks a four-metre long monster ... (more)

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  17. What Is a Solar Eclipse?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Live Science

    Solar eclipses are some of nature's most dramatic celestial performances. Solar eclipses occur when the Earth, moon and sun are aligned in the same plane and the moon passes between the Earth and the sun, partially or completely covering our closest star.

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  18. These 14 luxurious yachts have pools, helipads, and look like floating mansionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    I'm not exactly crazy about getting on boats, but even for me it's hard to resist the allure of yachts resembling floating palaces. We rounded up the 14 most luxurious yachts we could find.

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  19. DOT fines 4 airlines for compensation informationRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2016 | USA Today

    DOT fines 4 airlines for compensation information Agency cited 'unprecedented series of inspections,' which it dubs 'Task Force Lightning.' Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/2bLXwzZ The Department of Transportation is fining four big U.S. airlines for not providing accurate notices explaining compensation for mishandled luggage and involuntarily "bumped" passengers.

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  20. New York Racing Association anticipates sell-out crowd on...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | Albany Times Union

    With a sold-out paid crowd anticipated for one of the banner days of the summer racing season, the New York Racing Association, Inc. strongly encourages fans to purchase tickets in advance for the 147th running of the Grade 1, $1.25 million Travers at Saratoga Race Course on Saturday, Aug. 27. Based on the current pace of sales, NYRA officials predict a sell-out for Travers Day which is expected to feature the first full field for the Travers since 1977. Limited grandstand general admission is currently available for purchase.

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