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Japan Today
Japan protests Russian PM's visit to disputed Kuril islands ‹ Japan TodayRussian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev landed Saturday in the Kuril islands, pr
Japan protests Russian PM's visit to disputed Kuril islands ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 6 days ago
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev landed Saturday in the Kuril islands, prompting a swift rebuke from Tokyo, which claims sovereignty over the northwest Pacific archipelago in a long-running dispute. Medvedev visited Iturup, one of four islands... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Russian PM visits disputed Kuril islands, triggering Japan protestMOSCOW: Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on Saturday (Aug 22) visited the
Russian PM visits disputed Kuril islands, triggering Japan protest
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
MOSCOW: Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on Saturday (Aug 22) visited the Kuril islands, prompting a swift rebuke from Tokyo, which claims sovereignty over the archipelago in a long-running dispute. Medvedev went to Iturup, one of four islands... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Russian PM visits disputed Kuril islands, triggering Japan protest Published: 22 August 2015 1:48 PM Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev in
Russian PM visits disputed Kuril islands, triggering Japan protest
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 6 days ago
Published: 22 August 2015 1:48 PM Russia's Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev inspects a port station at the Kitovyi settlement as he visits Iturup Island, one of four islands known as... Read more
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iafrica.com
Russian PM visits disputed islandsRussian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev landed on Saturday in the Kuril islands,
Russian PM visits disputed islands
iafrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev landed on Saturday in the Kuril islands, prompting a swift rebuke from Tokyo, which claims sovereignty over the northwest Pacific archipelago in a long-running dispute. Medvedev landed on Iturup, one of four... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Florida's space agency considers $100,000 bonus planSpace Florida, the state's space business authority, is considering a performan
Florida's space agency considers $100,000 bonus plan
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Space Florida, the state's space business authority, is considering a performance bonus plan that could provide a reward of more than $100,000 for its president and smaller perks for other top staff. Space Florida's board of trustees on Monday will... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Boulder won't consider 500 acres north of city for affordable housingThe Boulder City Council has joined several other local bodies in rejecting the
Boulder won't consider 500 acres north of city for affordable housing
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 21 days ago
The Boulder City Council has joined several other local bodies in rejecting the idea of expanding its service area for a 500-acre plot north of Jay Road and east of U.S. 36, despite its potential as an affordable housing site. At a special meeting... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
New mega-plane will be bigger than a football pitchThe Stratolaunch plane is being constructed at the Mojave Air and Space Port in
New mega-plane will be bigger than a football pitch
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 22 days ago
The Stratolaunch plane is being constructed at the Mojave Air and Space Port in California from two Boeing 747s. With a wingspan of 117m, it will transport satellite-carrying rockets. Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen's company Stratolaunch and its... Read more
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T3
Biggest ever aircraft gets ready to take off in 2016We’ve seen the Boeing 747 and Airbus A380 but both will pale in size when the S
Biggest ever aircraft gets ready to take off in 2016
T3 / Posted 24 days ago
We’ve seen the Boeing 747 and Airbus A380 but both will pale in size when the Stratolaunch takes to the sky next year. The plane, which has been under construction at the Mojave Air and Space Port in California, is almost ready to undergo testing to... Read more
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Engadget
Largest plane in the world to perform test flights in 2016Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen started planning to build the largest plane in
Largest plane in the world to perform test flights in 2016
Engadget / Posted 24 days ago
Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen started planning to build the largest plane in the world in 2011, along with several partners like Elon Musk. Now, that plane called Stratolaunch is already under construction at the Mojave Air and Space Port in... Read more
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The Space Review
A failure of foresight and oversightEarly in her presentation to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) Ju
A failure of foresight and oversight
The Space Review / Posted 25 days ago
Early in her presentation to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) July 28, Lorenda Ward, the investigator-in-charge of the NTSB’s probe into last October’s SpaceShipTwo accident, offered a warning before showing a video of the accident.... Read more
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San Fernando Valley Business Journal
NTSB Blames Human Error, Lack of Safeguards for Mojave CrashThe builder of SpaceShipTwo had not considered human error could result in a ca
NTSB Blames Human Error, Lack of Safeguards for Mojave Crash
San Fernando Valley Business Journal / Posted a month ago
The builder of SpaceShipTwo had not considered human error could result in a catastrophic hazard to the space vehicle, the National Transportation Safety Board said Tuesday in determining the cause of last year’s crash in the Mojave Desert. The... Read more
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BBC News
Virgin Galactic pilot recalls colleague's crash - BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video &
Virgin Galactic pilot recalls colleague's crash
BBC News / Posted a month ago
- BBC News Accessibility links BBC navigation Entertainment & Arts Video & Audio Also in the News Special Reports The Reporters Have Your Say Virgin Galactic pilot recalls colleague's... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Final Report on Virgin Galactic Crash Expected TuesdayJuly 27--After a nine-month investigation, federal safety officials plan to ann
Final Report on Virgin Galactic Crash Expected Tuesday
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted a month ago
July 27--After a nine-month investigation, federal safety officials plan to announce Tuesday what they believe caused Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo, an experimental rocket ship, to break apart high above the Mojave desert last fall, killing one of... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
NTSB to announce cause of fatal Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo crashAfter a nine-month investigation, federal safety officials plan to announce Tue
NTSB to announce cause of fatal Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo crash
Sun-Sentinel / Posted a month ago
After a nine-month investigation, federal safety officials plan to announce Tuesday what they believe caused Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo, an experimental rocket ship, to break apart high above the Mojave Desert last fall, killing one of two... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
NTSB to announce cause of fatal Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo crashAfter a nine-month investigation, federal safety officials plan to announce Tue
NTSB to announce cause of fatal Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo crash
Los Angeles Times / Posted a month ago
After a nine-month investigation, federal safety officials plan to announce Tuesday what they believe caused Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo, an experimental rocket ship, to break apart high above the Mojave Desert last fall, killing one of two... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Final report on Virgin Galactic crash expected TuesdayAfter a nine-month investigation, federal safety officials plan to announce Tue
Final report on Virgin Galactic crash expected Tuesday
Los Angeles Times / Posted 1 months ago
After a nine-month investigation, federal safety officials plan to announce Tuesday what they believe caused Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo, an experimental rocket ship, to break apart high above the Mojave desert last fall, killing one of two... Read more
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Las Cruces Sun-News
The full story: NTSB report Tuesday on SpaceShipTwo accidentToday at 7:30 a.m. Mountain Time, the National Transportation Safety Board will
The full story: NTSB report Tuesday on SpaceShipTwo accident
Las Cruces Sun-News / Posted 1 months ago
Today at 7:30 a.m. Mountain Time, the National Transportation Safety Board will release its final report on the Virgin Galactic accident that occurred on a powered test flight of SpaceShipTwo on Oct. 31, 2014. In a preliminary report issued by the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Singapore: Open the gate to the gardenRevamped Changi Airport will add a new dimension to stopovers, writes Morgan Ta
Singapore: Open the gate to the garden
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 1 months ago
Revamped Changi Airport will add a new dimension to stopovers, writes Morgan Tait. An artist's impressions of the planned indoor waterfall for Changi Airport's Jewel terminal. Photo / Supplied If being stuck in transit at Changi was like a holiday... Read more

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