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The Hollywood Reporter
The Agony of LAX (and What's Being Done About It)runways (some far from the terminals), high flight volumes with a limited numbe
The Agony of LAX (and What's Being Done About It)
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 14 hours ago
runways (some far from the terminals), high flight volumes with a limited number of gates and immense Airbus A380 and Boeing 747 jets paralyzing taxiways, you often land "on time" and still get to the baggage carousel late. With the closure... Read more
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International Business Times
1,000mph Bloodhound is back on track with cash from Chinese owner of black cab makerand data capture system, which broadcasts every run the car makes to the intern
1,000mph Bloodhound is back on track with cash from Chinese owner of black cab maker
International Business Times / Posted 20 hours ago
and data capture system, which broadcasts every run the car makes to the internet. The car will then be packed into a Boeing 747 freighter and flown to Upington, South Africa. Here it will travel to the Hakskeen Pan, a dried lake bed where a... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 26The experimental space shuttle Enterprise flies on its own for the first time.
September 26
KTXS Abilene / Posted yesterday
The experimental space shuttle Enterprise flies on its own for the first time. The prototype was attached to a Boeing 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft and carried to a launch height, before being jettisoned by the use of explosive bolts to... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 26The experimental space shuttle Enterprise flies on its own for the first time.
September 26
KECI Missoula / Posted yesterday
The experimental space shuttle Enterprise flies on its own for the first time. The prototype was attached to a Boeing 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft and carried to a launch height, before being jettisoned by the use of explosive bolts to... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
September 26The experimental space shuttle Enterprise flies on its own for the first time.
September 26
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted yesterday
The experimental space shuttle Enterprise flies on its own for the first time. The prototype was attached to a Boeing 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft and carried to a launch height, before being jettisoned by the use of explosive bolts to... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 26The experimental space shuttle Enterprise flies on its own for the first time.
September 26
KRCR TV Redding / Posted yesterday
The experimental space shuttle Enterprise flies on its own for the first time. The prototype was attached to a Boeing 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft and carried to a launch height, before being jettisoned by the use of explosive bolts to... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 26The experimental space shuttle Enterprise flies on its own for the first time.
September 26
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted yesterday
The experimental space shuttle Enterprise flies on its own for the first time. The prototype was attached to a Boeing 747 Shuttle Carrier Aircraft and carried to a launch height, before being jettisoned by the use of explosive bolts to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
First Batch of 499 Pilgrims From Kano State Return Homethe 2016 Hajj in Saudi Arabia. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that t
First Batch of 499 Pilgrims From Kano State Return Home
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 days ago
the 2016 Hajj in Saudi Arabia. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the pilgrims, on board a Max Airline Boeing 747 aircraft, landed at Malam Aminu Kano International Airport around 2 a.m. on Saturday. The pilgrims, who, were in... Read more
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Business Insider
GE: Trains will become 'self-aware' within 10 years and run on a network that lights up like a brainenvironmental benefits. Consider that a single 12-cylinder GE Evolution Series
GE: Trains will become 'self-aware' within 10 years and run on a network that lights up like a brain
Business Insider / Posted 3 days ago
environmental benefits. Consider that a single 12-cylinder GE Evolution Series locomotive can pull the equivalent of 170 Boeing 747 jetliners. The brain connects to GoLINC—an onboard software and computing platform that turns a locomotive into... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Silk Way West Airlines launches direct flights to Chicagoof Silk Way West Airlines on this route will be operated twice a week with one
Silk Way West Airlines launches direct flights to Chicago
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 3 days ago
of Silk Way West Airlines on this route will be operated twice a week with one of the most modern cargo aircrafts -- Boeing 747-8F Freighter. Thus, the airline will further increase its presence in the freight transportation market in the... Read more
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CNBC
Cost of Clinton-Obama Air Force One ride disclosedOne is one of a kind 747 so you can't get an apples-to-apples comparison. But t
Cost of Clinton-Obama Air Force One ride disclosed
CNBC / Posted 4 days ago
One is one of a kind 747 so you can't get an apples-to-apples comparison. But the price looks comparable." Chartering a Boeing 747 through PrivateFly costs $16,877 an hour. "The president, vice president and first lady each may engage in... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Food Sleuth tests Nottingham's Le Mistralup, the merlu poele, or "pan-fried" hake. Well, at least we now know it was not
Food Sleuth tests Nottingham's Le Mistral
Nottingham Post / Posted 4 days ago
up, the merlu poele, or "pan-fried" hake. Well, at least we now know it was not fried on the starboard wing of a Boeing 747. The fish, in a white wine cream sauce, was beautifully done. The new potatoes came crushed, which appears to be... Read more
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Web Host Industry Review
Apple, Amazon Unveil Major Renewable Energy Deals to Power Cloud Data CentersTexas, will include more than 100 wind turbines. Each turbine’s rotor diameter
Apple, Amazon Unveil Major Renewable Energy Deals to Power Cloud Data Centers
Web Host Industry Review / Posted 6 days ago
Texas, will include more than 100 wind turbines. Each turbine’s rotor diameter will be twice as long as the wingspan of a Boeing 747. According to Amazon, total annual output of the five renewable energy projects it has invested in will surpass... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Otago and Southland farmers dump milk following silo collapsesound of steam escaping from the ruptured pipes, a noise which continued for ab
Otago and Southland farmers dump milk following silo collapse
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
sound of steam escaping from the ruptured pipes, a noise which continued for about 30 minutes. One said it sounded like a Boeing 747 flying low overhead. Fonterra chief operating officer, global operations, Robert Spurway said the collapse... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Otago and Southland farmers dump milk following silo collapsesound of steam escaping from the ruptured pipes, a noise which continued for ab
Otago and Southland farmers dump milk following silo collapse
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 8 days ago
sound of steam escaping from the ruptured pipes, a noise which continued for about 30 minutes. One said it sounded like a Boeing 747 flying low overhead. Fonterra chief operating officer, global operations, Robert Spurway said the collapse... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
El Al signs sale - lease-back deal for 2 Dreamlinersin 2018, but has not yet provided any updates on this issue. In June, the airl
El Al signs sale - lease-back deal for 2 Dreamliners
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 10 days ago
in 2018, but has not yet provided any updates on this issue. In June, the airline offered several companies to buy its Boeing 747-400 fleet, as part of preparations for the receipt of the Dreamliners, and has been examining the proposals... Read more
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WAFB Baton Rouge
Livingston Parish landfill triples amount of debris dumpedto 60,000 tons in a week," said Faucheux. So far, there's 420,000 tons already
Livingston Parish landfill triples amount of debris dumped
WAFB Baton Rouge / Posted 11 days ago
to 60,000 tons in a week," said Faucheux. So far, there's 420,000 tons already at the landfill. That's equivalent to 933 Boeing 747's. Each new week, it's like adding another 133 Boeing 747's, or 1,500 18-wheelers or 30,000 elephants. The amount... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Livingston Parish landfill triples amount of debris dumpedto 60,000 tons in a week," said Faucheux. So far, there's 420,000 tons already
Livingston Parish landfill triples amount of debris dumped
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 11 days ago
to 60,000 tons in a week," said Faucheux. So far, there's 420,000 tons already at the landfill. That's equivalent to 933 Boeing 747's. Each new week, it's like adding another 133 Boeing 747's, or 1,500 18-wheelers or 30,000 elephants. The amount... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Livingston Parish landfill triples amount of debris dumpedto 60,000 tons in a week," said Faucheux. So far, there's 420,000 tons already
Livingston Parish landfill triples amount of debris dumped
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 11 days ago
to 60,000 tons in a week," said Faucheux. So far, there's 420,000 tons already at the landfill. That's equivalent to 933 Boeing 747's. Each new week, it's like adding another 133 Boeing 747's, or 1,500 18-wheelers or 30,000 elephants. The amount... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Amazon plans giant wind farm in Scurry CountyWind Farm Texas will include more than 100 turbines, each with a rotor diameter
Amazon plans giant wind farm in Scurry County
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 11 days ago
Wind Farm Texas will include more than 100 turbines, each with a rotor diameter twice as long as the wingspan of a Boeing 747. Scheduled to open in late 2017, Amazon Wind Farm Texas will be the company's largest renewable energy project to... Read more
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CNET
Amazon plans mammoth wind farm in TexasAmazon said. The farm will include more than 100 turbines, each with a rotor di
Amazon plans mammoth wind farm in Texas
CNET / Posted 11 days ago
Amazon said. The farm will include more than 100 turbines, each with a rotor diameter twice as long as the wingspan of a Boeing 747, the company said. The wind farm in Scurry County, Texas, is one of several clean-energy initiatives the company... Read more
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BBC News
Hanjin bankruptcy: Are South Korea's 'chaebols' in crisis?founder said: "As chairman of Korean Air, Mr Cho's greatest failures began in 1
Hanjin bankruptcy: Are South Korea's 'chaebols' in crisis?
BBC News / Posted 12 days ago
founder said: "As chairman of Korean Air, Mr Cho's greatest failures began in 1983, when a Soviet MIG fighter shot down a Boeing 747 with 269 people aboard after it strayed into Soviet airspace. More than 800 people died in crashes of Korean Air... Read more
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KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix
Future of Freight: Driver-Less Trucks And Bypassing FAA Regulationswhich could see its first flight before 2020. While Matyushev says their drone
Future of Freight: Driver-Less Trucks And Bypassing FAA Regulations
KJZZ 91.5 Phoenix / Posted 12 days ago
which could see its first flight before 2020. While Matyushev says their drones would take longer than a traditional Boeing 747, the costs would be significantly less. He says a typical flight from Los Angeles to Shanghai might take the 747... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Colorado Springs-based massive air tanker one step closer to fighting firesSept. 12--Global SuperTanker Services LLC said Monday its Boeing 747-400 aircra
Colorado Springs-based massive air tanker one step closer to fighting fires
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 13 days ago
Sept. 12--Global SuperTanker Services LLC said Monday its Boeing 747-400 aircraft has received final safety and operational approvals from the Federal Aviation Administration to fight wildfires, allowing the company to begin negotiating a contract... Read more
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Offshore Magazine
New tools and technology for the offshore industryby up to 40% over competing systems. Rather than requiring specialized infrastr
New tools and technology for the offshore industry
Offshore Magazine / Posted 14 days ago
by up to 40% over competing systems. Rather than requiring specialized infrastructure, RapidCap can be air transported on a Boeing 747-400F and lifted by a 110 ton or lighter crane. “We are proud to offer the Global Rapid Intervention Package that... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
British Airways delays big jets to Bostona week between Logan and London's Heathrow Airport on Feb. 2, has put off that
British Airways delays big jets to Boston
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 14 days ago
a week between Logan and London's Heathrow Airport on Feb. 2, has put off that service and will instead fly the routes on Boeing 747, 777 and 787 aircraft. A spokeswoman for the Massachusetts Port Authority, which runs Logan, attributed the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Emergency on board British Airways flightA British Airways jet flying from Las Vegas to London Heathrow has declared an
Emergency on board British Airways flight
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
A British Airways jet flying from Las Vegas to London Heathrow has declared an emergency. The Boeing 747 put out a call for help as it flew over Scotland at around 2pm. It is not yet known how many passengers are on board the aircraft or the... Read more
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eyefortravel.com
How cracked up is crowdfunding for travel?creative, including even a ‘Captain for the Weekend’ option that included round
How cracked up is crowdfunding for travel?
eyefortravel.com / Posted 14 days ago
creative, including even a ‘Captain for the Weekend’ option that included round trip flights, hotel, ground school, Boeing 747 simulator time and a captain’s hat to keep. But crowdfunding does work in some cases. UK-based business-only... Read more
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FOX Business
Boeing, Beware: Ukraine's Biggest Plane Is Back in Business -- in Chinais quite simply dwarfed by the 200-ton payload of Antonov's An-225. An Airbus
Boeing, Beware: Ukraine's Biggest Plane Is Back in Business -- in China
FOX Business / Posted 15 days ago
is quite simply dwarfed by the 200-ton payload of Antonov's An-225. An Airbus A380 freighter would probably outclass the Boeing 747-8F in both payload capacity and cargo volume -- but there isn't an A380 freighter variant on the market today. And... Read more
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FOX Business
Boeing, Beware: Ukraine's Biggest Plane Is Back in Business -- in Chinais quite simply dwarfed by the 200-ton payload of Antonov's An-225. An Airbus
Boeing, Beware: Ukraine's Biggest Plane Is Back in Business -- in China
FOX Business / Posted 15 days ago
is quite simply dwarfed by the 200-ton payload of Antonov's An-225. An Airbus A380 freighter would probably outclass the Boeing 747-8F in both payload capacity and cargo volume -- but there isn't an A380 freighter variant on the market today. And... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
How the Telegraph reported 9/11 when it happenedthat weekend. In the end it took several days to get to New York – via Canada
How the Telegraph reported 9/11 when it happened
Daily Telegraph / Posted 16 days ago
that weekend. In the end it took several days to get to New York – via Canada – by hitching a ride on a privately-hired Boeing 747 that the BBC and ITN jointly chartered out of Stansted Airport. Some of the biggest names in British TV journalism... Read more
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Boston Herald
British Airways delays big jets to Bostona week between Logan and London’s Heathrow Airport on Feb. 2, has put off that
British Airways delays big jets to Boston
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
a week between Logan and London’s Heathrow Airport on Feb. 2, has put off that service and will instead fly the routes on Boeing 747, 777 and 787 aircraft. A spokeswoman for the Massachusetts Port Authority, which runs Logan, attributed the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Britsh Airways delays big jets to Bostona week between Logan and London’s Heathrow Airport on Feb. 2, has put off that
Britsh Airways delays big jets to Boston
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
a week between Logan and London’s Heathrow Airport on Feb. 2, has put off that service and will instead fly the routes on Boeing 747, 777 and 787 aircraft. A spokeswoman for the Massachusetts Port Authority, which runs Logan, attributed the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Flight 1866: The disaster that taught us to fly safelyand so on ... for the civil sector, and that's been very, very good," Bateman s
Flight 1866: The disaster that taught us to fly safely
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 16 days ago
and so on ... for the civil sector, and that's been very, very good," Bateman said in a 1998 hearing about the crash of a Boeing 747 on Guam. The newest versions of the warning system give as much as several minutes' notice before a crash,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Brits delay big jets to Bostona week between Logan and London’s Heathrow Airport on Feb. 2, has put off that
Brits delay big jets to Boston
Boston Herald / Posted 17 days ago
a week between Logan and London’s Heathrow Airport on Feb. 2, has put off that service and will instead fly the routes on Boeing 747, 777 and 787 aircraft. A spokeswoman for the Massachusetts Port Authority, which runs Logan, attributed the... Read more
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Daily Mirror
9/11: Incredible story of how tiny town took in thousands of stranded passengersdown despite rarely handling commercial jets. In a stark contrast one air traf
9/11: Incredible story of how tiny town took in thousands of stranded passengers
Daily Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
down despite rarely handling commercial jets. In a stark contrast one air traffic controller recalled seeing an Air France Boeing 747 "bigger than the airport terminal”. After passengers disembarked they faced heightened security checks amid fears... Read more
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The China Post
Delta and Korean Air rekindle a partnership grown frostyCEO of commercial airlines, shakes hands with Walter Cho, Korean Air's executiv
Delta and Korean Air rekindle a partnership grown frosty
The China Post / Posted 18 days ago
CEO of commercial airlines, shakes hands with Walter Cho, Korean Air's executive vice president and chief marketing officer, during a ceremony in view of a new Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental jet that Korean Air took delivery of in Everett, Washing... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
British MP slams Air China for racist London travel tipsby Indians, Pakistanis and black people," the magazine says, according to a pho
British MP slams Air China for racist London travel tips
News 24 South Africa / Posted 18 days ago
by Indians, Pakistanis and black people," the magazine says, according to a photograph published by CNBC. Air China Boeing 747-400 passenger plane. (Mark Ralston/AFP) "We advise tourists not to go out alone at night, and females always to... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
15 years later: Remembering September 11, 2001were killed and/or trapped in the floors above the crash. Eighteen minutes lat
15 years later: Remembering September 11, 2001
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
were killed and/or trapped in the floors above the crash. Eighteen minutes later, at 9:03 a.m., an United Airlines Boeing 747, also hijacked, flew into the south tower, around the 60th floor, according to History.com. Within an hour and 42... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Delta and Korean Air rekindle a partnership grown frostywith Walter Cho, Korean Air's executive vice president and chief marketing offi
Delta and Korean Air rekindle a partnership grown frosty
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 19 days ago
with Walter Cho, Korean Air's executive vice president and chief marketing officer, during a ceremony in view of a new Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental jet that Korean Air took delivery of in Everett, Wash. Delta Air Lines and Korean Air are... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Delta and Korean Air rekindle a partnership grown frostywith Walter Cho, Korean Air's executive vice president and chief marketing offi
Delta and Korean Air rekindle a partnership grown frosty
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 19 days ago
with Walter Cho, Korean Air's executive vice president and chief marketing officer, during a ceremony in view of a new Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental jet that Korean Air took delivery of in Everett, Wash. Delta Air Lines and Korean Air are... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
the world’s largest cargo aircraft, the Antonov AN-255the Antonov AN-255 holds the world record for an airlifted single payload of 18
the world’s largest cargo aircraft, the Antonov AN-255
Daily Telegraph / Posted 20 days ago
the Antonov AN-255 holds the world record for an airlifted single payload of 189,980 kilos and has twice the wing area of a Boeing 747. Future episodes in this series will examine the SL-Tainer, the self-lifting shipping container, and E.M.I.L.Y,... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Trans-Pacific fare war looms as Qantas, American Airlines boost flightsthen, it was flying DC10s to Australia from Honolulu. The expansion of the all
Trans-Pacific fare war looms as Qantas, American Airlines boost flights
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 21 days ago
then, it was flying DC10s to Australia from Honolulu. The expansion of the alliance will enable Qantas to redeploy its Boeing 747-400s to the Sydney-San Francisco route next month, ending the monopoly that United Airlines holds on the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
A journey to the skies with NASA to unlock the secrets of universestar-gazing missions above New Zealand are uncovering secrets of the hidden uni
A journey to the skies with NASA to unlock the secrets of universe
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 21 days ago
star-gazing missions above New Zealand are uncovering secrets of the hidden universe. Each winter, a radically modified Boeing 747 aircraft arrives at Christchurch airport from the US with NASA and German space scientists on board. In its... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
A journey to the skies with NASA to unlock secrets of universestar-gazing missions above New Zealand are uncovering secrets of the hidden uni
A journey to the skies with NASA to unlock secrets of universe
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 21 days ago
star-gazing missions above New Zealand are uncovering secrets of the hidden universe. Each winter, a radically modified Boeing 747 aircraft arrives at Christchurch airport from the US with NASA and German space scientists on board. In its... Read more
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Daily Mail
Trump weighs in on the president's chaotic arrival in ChinaHouse press corp. Share this article Reporters accompanying Obama on his trip
Trump weighs in on the president's chaotic arrival in China
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
House press corp. Share this article Reporters accompanying Obama on his trips are usually brought under the wing of the Boeing 747 to watch him disembark. On Saturday, the reporters were corralled behind a blue rope installed by Chinese... Read more
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Daily Mail
Was Obama snubbed upon his arrival in China?House press corp. Share this article Reporters accompanying Obama on his trip
Was Obama snubbed upon his arrival in China?
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
House press corp. Share this article Reporters accompanying Obama on his trips are usually brought under the wing of the Boeing 747 to watch him disembark. On Saturday, the reporters were corralled behind a blue rope installed by Chinese... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
FAA Grants STC For AerSafe To Comply With Fuel Tank Flammability Reduction Rulerevealed that the accident was the result of an explosion caused by a spark ign
FAA Grants STC For AerSafe To Comply With Fuel Tank Flammability Reduction Rule
The Aero-News Network / Posted 22 days ago
revealed that the accident was the result of an explosion caused by a spark igniting fumes in the center fuel tank of the Boeing 747. The FTFR rule requires fuel tank ignition sources and flammability exposure to be reduced in aircraft most at... Read more
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Daily Mail
'Classy as always China': US spy agency apologizes for sarcastic tweetbeing too close to the president. When Obama travels, the accompanying reporte
'Classy as always China': US spy agency apologizes for sarcastic tweet
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
being too close to the president. When Obama travels, the accompanying reporters are usually brought under the wing of the Boeing 747 to watch him disembark. The reporters were corralled behind a blue rope installed by Chinese security, but one... Read more
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Daily Mail
Obama speaks out amid tensions with China at G20approaches the end of his second term. When Obama travels, the reporters accom
Obama speaks out amid tensions with China at G20
Daily Mail / Posted 22 days ago
approaches the end of his second term. When Obama travels, the reporters accompanying are brought under the wing of the Boeing 747 to watch him come down the aircraft stairs. On Saturday they were penned off behind a blue rope installed by... Read more
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