A long and noisy flight during the
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My idea of air travel was a sexy TWA Constellation or the mighty Pan Am Stratocruiser, not some clunky old DC-4. The Brits were already flying the first jet airliner, the Comet, and Boeing engineers were hard at work on the Dash-80, code name for the Comet’s competitor, the 707. But my father insisted on obscurity…
Melania Trump addresses federal conference on cyberbullying
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Melania Trump is encouraging technology and social media companies to provide more opportunities for children to share ideas on how to be good citizens online. Opening a federal conference on cyberbullying, the first lady says most children are more aware than some adults of the "benefits...
Announcing Top 3 Airlines of SimpliFlying Awards 2018
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After rigorous evaluation by a highly esteemed jury, we are delighted to announce the top three airlines for the award categories in the 8th Annual SimpliFlying Awards. All the finalists are invited to the official awards ceremony on September 5 at Business Design Centre in London (co-hosted by Terrapinn alongside the Aviation Festival). On September 4, accompanying the
Belize to Canada in a Cessna 182 | Air Facts Journal
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At six AM the next morning, I was on a flight from Quebec City to Belize International Airport. The plan was to land, clear customs, and head right out to the plane on the ramp and ready for takeoff, with a 200 NM flight to Cozumel, Mexico. Seeing as how I had already done all these procedures in reverse, I was less apprehensive than I was on the initial ferry.
New technology could improve radiation risk warnings for future deep-space astronauts
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New technology that detects radiation from the sun in real time and immediately predicts subsequent health risks could protect astronauts on future deep-space missions, according to a new study.
A Technical Glitch at Gatwick Forced Airport Staff to Update Flight Statuses on Whiteboards
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Imagine going to the airport and finding out that checking your flight status is more like figuring out your homework assignment in high school.
Illinois a leader in aerospace, aviation technology
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About this story: The weekly Illinois Bicentennial series is brought to you by the Illinois Associated Press Media Editors and Illinois Press Association.
Air Force secretary on hand to commemorate drone flight | News & Observer
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U.S. Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson was in North Dakota to commemorate the launch of the first large drone to fly beyond sight of the pilot and without using a manned airplane to observe the plane.
Sun Country Airlines sets off for Santa Barbara from Minneapolis-St. Paul
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Sun Country Airlines has begun a twice-weekly service between Minneapolis-St. Paul Airport in Minnisota and Santa Barbara Airport in California.
Trump ready to ease rules on coal-fired power plants
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The Trump administration is set to roll back the centerpiece of President Barack Obama's efforts to slow global warming. It's expected to propose regulations that give states broad authority to determine how to restrict greenhouse gas emissions from coal-fired power plants. The plan would...
Air Force secretary on hand to commemorate drone flight | The News Tribune
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U.S. Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson was in North Dakota to commemorate the launch of the first large drone to fly beyond sight of the pilot and without using a manned airplane to observe the plane.
Ontario Airport traffic jumped 10% in Q1 2018 to 1.14 million
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Ontario Airport in California hosted 4.55 million passengers in 2017, up 7.1% versus 2016. Traffic during Q1 2018 up 10% versus Q1 2017.
AirAsia X adds Amritsar to its growing network from Kuala Lumpur
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AirAsia X launched a new four times weekly connection bewteen Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia and Amritsar in India on 16 August.