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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Why do investors keep ploughing money into airlines when the lose so much money?Buffet famously said that capitalists would have been much better off if one of
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
Buffet famously said that capitalists would have been much better off if one of the Wright brothers had been shot down at Kitty Hawk rather than actually continuing to try and take us to the air," Motley Fool Head of Research, Scott Phillips told... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Dare County Sheriffs investigate suspicious vehicle, make heroin arrestused syringes, including a loaded syringe that contained an additional amount o
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 9 days ago
used syringes, including a loaded syringe that contained an additional amount of heroin. Stephanie Lee Gregory, 34, of Kitty Hawk, and Paul Joseph Costabile, 31, of Kitty Hawk were both arrested and charged with Felony Possession of Heroin.... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Police Blotter for the week of Sept. 28-Oct. 4from Sept. 28-Oct. 4. Thursday, Sept. 28 Auto burglary in which $1,320 in too
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 13 days ago
from Sept. 28-Oct. 4. Thursday, Sept. 28 Auto burglary in which $1,320 in tools were stolen -- 7:15 a.m. 3100 block of Kitty Hawk Road. Forgery -- 7:50 a.m. 1612 Military Cutoff Road. Auto burglary in which $960 in tools were stolen -- 8:40... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Sentara Albemarle Medical Center in Kitty Hawk, N.C and closing its doors in DecemberKITTY HAWK, N.C - Hundreds of patients will be without care at the Sentara Albe
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 14 days ago
KITTY HAWK, N.C - Hundreds of patients will be without care at the Sentara Albemarle Medical Center after years of ongoing building repairs on December 15. The facility has been around since 1991 and has undergone many roof, building and air... Read more
14d
The Chattanoogan
Chester Martin: Tales Of Broad Streetmy grandfather, James Lyde Young, died - in 1903 - a few months before the brot
The Chattanoogan / Posted 14 days ago
my grandfather, James Lyde Young, died - in 1903 - a few months before the brothers Wright flew their first aircraft at Kitty Hawk, N.C. My grandmother, Mattie Smith Young, then became the bread winner for herself and two children - my mom, 7,... Read more
15d
Business Standard India
Where driverless cars brake for golf cartsissue arose when Mr. Thrun had to leave the company because of a conflict of in
Business Standard India / Posted 15 days ago
issue arose when Mr. Thrun had to leave the company because of a conflict of interest. He was also the chief executive of Kitty Hawk, a flying car start-up backed by Larry Page, chief executive of Alphabet, which owns Waymo. Coupled with the fact... Read more
15d
Stamford Advocate
Sebastian Thrun on flying car safety: ‘If we screw it up it would put it off for decades’near you in the foreseeable future if Sebastian Thrun, former Google executive
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
near you in the foreseeable future if Sebastian Thrun, former Google executive and founder of the personal flight company Kitty Hawk, gets his way. There is one thing that could seriously delay Thrun's Jetson style flying cars, and that's... Read more
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15d
Connecticut Post
Sebastian Thrun on flying car safety: ‘If we screw it up it would put it off for decades’near you in the foreseeable future if Sebastian Thrun, former Google executive
Connecticut Post / Posted 15 days ago
near you in the foreseeable future if Sebastian Thrun, former Google executive and founder of the personal flight company Kitty Hawk, gets his way. There is one thing that could seriously delay Thrun's Jetson style flying cars, and that's... Read more
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16d
Fortune
Your Terrible Work Commute May One Day Be Solved by Personal Aircraftamazing?” asks Sebastian Thrun with a grin. Thrun, the entrepreneur behind pro
Fortune / Posted 16 days ago
amazing?” asks Sebastian Thrun with a grin. Thrun, the entrepreneur behind projects at Google X and Udacity, is now CEO of Kitty Hawk, a Mountain View, Calif. company focused on helping people ditch their private cars for private aircraft. Call... Read more
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17d
FOX Business
American Airlines CEO Promises Permanent Profitability for His IndustryWarren Buffett's more colorful quotes about business is that airlines are so ba
FOX Business / Posted 17 days ago
Warren Buffett's more colorful quotes about business is that airlines are so bad that if a capitalist had been present at Kitty Hawk, he would have done his successors a huge favor by shooting Orville down. Oh, how times have changed, gentlemen.... Read more
17d
FOX Business
American Airlines CEO Promises Permanent Profitability for His IndustryWarren Buffett's more colorful quotes about business is that airlines are so ba
FOX Business / Posted 17 days ago
Warren Buffett's more colorful quotes about business is that airlines are so bad that if a capitalist had been present at Kitty Hawk, he would have done his successors a huge favor by shooting Orville down. Oh, how times have changed, gentlemen.... Read more
18d
Surfers Village
Clips: Hurricane Jose dishes drainers on the Outer Bankspacked, and we were off! After landing in Norfolk, Virginia we made the hour an
Surfers Village / Posted 18 days ago
packed, and we were off! After landing in Norfolk, Virginia we made the hour and half drive south to Jesse Hines house in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. Despite the clock hitting midnight Jesse was wide awake. “Welcome ya’ll! Can’t sleep, looks like... Read more
19d
Your Hometown Lima Stations
Ohio college celebrates Wright Brothers Dayprove they had a marketable and practical airplane. The brothers operated a bi
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 19 days ago
prove they had a marketable and practical airplane. The brothers operated a bicycle shop in Dayton. They first flew at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, in December 1903. Wright Brothers Day will feature re-enactors and the school will host... Read more
22d
metro
10 new bars, pop-ups and events in London this Octoberin October.New barsThe Back Room – open nowThe cheese board at The Back Room pe
metro / Posted 22 days ago
in October.New barsThe Back Room – open nowThe cheese board at The Back Room perfectly complements the wine (Picture: The Kitty Hawk) The Kitty Hawk in Liverpool Street has just opened a wine bar, The Back Room. A coffee bar by day, The Back... Read more
22d
The Tampa Tribune
Trigaux: A hyperloop may take you from Orlando to Miami in 26 minutessystem by the company is under way in the Nevada desert. A test in May was char
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
system by the company is under way in the Nevada desert. A test in May was characterized by Hyperloop executives as a "Kitty Hawk moment" akin to the Wright Brothers achieving sustained (if brief) flight. There are many, many miles to go... Read more
23d
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Dubai puts autonomous drone taxi in the skiesaircraft. These include aerospace giant Airbus SE, which aims to put a self-pi
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 23 days ago
aircraft. These include aerospace giant Airbus SE, which aims to put a self-piloting taxi in the air by 2020; Kitty Hawk, a company backed by Google co-founder Larry Page; and Uber Technologies Inc, which is working with partners on... Read more
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24d
New York Post
Dubai completes first flying taxi test flightaircraft. These include aerospace giant Airbus, which aims to put a self-pilot
New York Post / Posted 24 days ago
aircraft. These include aerospace giant Airbus, which aims to put a self-piloting taxi in the air by 2020; Kitty Hawk, a company backed by Google co-founder Larry Page and Uber, which is working with partners on its own flying taxi... Read more
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24d
CNET
Boeing's epic 'fly-off' could give us the future we deservehave a flying car ready to light the Olympic torch at the 2020 games in Tokyo;
CNET / Posted 24 days ago
have a flying car ready to light the Olympic torch at the 2020 games in Tokyo; and Google co-founder Larry Page is backing Kitty Hawk, just one of many small companies with a flying device design looking to get off the ground. In the big picture,... Read more
24d
The Economic Times
Driverless hover-taxi makes first flight in Dubai - Another first for UAEaircraft. These include aerospace giant Airbus, which aims to put a self-pilot
The Economic Times / Posted 24 days ago
aircraft. These include aerospace giant Airbus, which aims to put a self-piloting taxi in the air by 2020; Kitty Hawk, a company backed by Google co-founder Larry Page; and Uber, which is working with partners on its own flying taxi... Read more
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24d
Daily Mirror
World's first flying taxi could soon be a reality as cabs set to take to skiesaircraft. These include aerospace giant Airbus, which aims to put a self-pilot
Daily Mirror / Posted 24 days ago
aircraft. These include aerospace giant Airbus, which aims to put a self-piloting taxi in the air by 2020; Kitty Hawk, a company backed by Google co-founder Larry Page; and Uber, which is working with partners on its own flying taxi... Read more
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24d
Sky News Australia
Dubai to launch world's first flying taxiaircraft. These include aerospace giant Airbus, which aims to put a self-pilot
Sky News Australia / Posted 24 days ago
aircraft. These include aerospace giant Airbus, which aims to put a self-piloting taxi in the air by 2020; Kitty Hawk, a company backed by Google co-founder Larry Page; and Uber, which is working with partners on its own flying taxi... Read more
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24d
WTKR Norfolk
Vacationers and locals prep for MariaOUTER BANKS, N.C. - Despite gusty winds, there are people scattered along the b
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 24 days ago
OUTER BANKS, N.C. - Despite gusty winds, there are people scattered along the beach in Kitty Hawk, Nags Head and all along the Outer Banks. They are vacationers and locals, both watching the strong waves come in ahead of the storm. "It's different... Read more
25d
Reuters
Dubai starts tests in bid to become first city with flying taxisaircraft. These include aerospace giant Airbus, which aims to put a self-pilot
Reuters / Posted 25 days ago
aircraft. These include aerospace giant Airbus, which aims to put a self-piloting taxi in the air by 2020; Kitty Hawk, a company backed by Google co-founder Larry Page; and Uber, which is working with partners on its own flying taxi... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Dubai starts tests in bid to become first city with flying taxisaircraft. These include aerospace giant Airbus, which aims to put a self-pilot
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 25 days ago
aircraft. These include aerospace giant Airbus, which aims to put a self-piloting taxi in the air by 2020; Kitty Hawk, a company backed by Google co-founder Larry Page; and Uber, which is working with partners on its own flying taxi... Read more
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Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald
Conway: you’re not forgottenof empty buildings and a stoplight. Conway is right here in my house 2.5 hours
Roanoke-Chowan News-Herald / Posted 29 days ago
of empty buildings and a stoplight. Conway is right here in my house 2.5 hours west. I’ve seen Conway with my own eyes in Kitty Hawk, in Raleigh, in Chapel Hill, and in NYC. Your true population is bigger than you think. You raised us all, you did... Read more
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The News & Observer
Coast Guard crews train in Hurricane Jose's heavy surf at Outer Bankseast of the Outer Banks, North Carolina, on September 18. This footage, taken a
The News & Observer / Posted 30 days ago
east of the Outer Banks, North Carolina, on September 18. This footage, taken around mile marker 4 in the Outer Banks’ Kitty Hawk, shows the weather by the beach. Sam Corlis caught this huge snake, a canebrake or timber rattlesnake, on the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Google exec Sebastian Thrun says the world is ready for flying carsconference this week He said while flying cars are 'completely crazy', they'll
Daily Mail / Posted 30 days ago
conference this week He said while flying cars are 'completely crazy', they'll be the 'next big thing' Thrun's firm, Kitty Hawk, will have its flying motorcycle ready by February Thrun had a dog strapped to his chest while he spoke at the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
An ex-Googler says flying cars are 'completely crazy' — and they're 3 years away from becoming the next hot thingFlying cars are poised to replace self-driving cars as the hot thing in the nex
Stamford Advocate / Posted 30 days ago
Flying cars are poised to replace self-driving cars as the hot thing in the next three years according to ex-Googler and Kitty Hawk founder Sebastian Thrun. Thrun envisions a world where he can fly the 34 mile journey from Palo Alto to San Francisco... Read more
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Connecticut Post
An ex-Googler says flying cars are 'completely crazy' — and they're 3 years away from becoming the next hot thingFlying cars are poised to replace self-driving cars as the hot thing in the nex
Connecticut Post / Posted 30 days ago
Flying cars are poised to replace self-driving cars as the hot thing in the next three years according to ex-Googler and Kitty Hawk founder Sebastian Thrun. Thrun envisions a world where he can fly the 34 mile journey from Palo Alto to San Francisco... Read more
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The News & Observer
Dembe the gorilla is coming to the NC Zoo!east of the Outer Banks, North Carolina, on September 18. This footage, taken a
The News & Observer / Posted a month ago
east of the Outer Banks, North Carolina, on September 18. This footage, taken around mile marker 4 in the Outer Banks’ Kitty Hawk, shows the weather by the beach. Sam Corlis caught this huge snake, a canebrake or timber rattlesnake, on the... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Udacity adds course on flying cars and ramps up self-driving programto flight: He pioneered self-driving cars at Google over a decade ago, and now,
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted a month ago
to flight: He pioneered self-driving cars at Google over a decade ago, and now, in addition to his Udacity work, he runs Kitty Hawk, a company started by Google co-founder Larry Page to make flying cars. Thrun will work with Nicholas Roy, MIT... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
Hurricane Jose’s Waves Erode Outer Banks Beaches. Credit – YouTube/Sam Walker via Storyfulof North Carolina’s Outer Banks on Tuesday, September 19. In this video, rough
Geelong Advertiser / Posted a month ago
of North Carolina’s Outer Banks on Tuesday, September 19. In this video, rough surf eroded a small dune along NC-12 in Kitty Hawk, dangerously close to the road itself. Jose is currently holding strength on its slow slog to the north. Credit:... Read more
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The News & Observer
Rip currents from Hurricane Jose flood areas of OBX; parts of NC 12 closedeast of the Outer Banks, North Carolina, on September 18. This footage, taken a
The News & Observer / Posted a month ago
east of the Outer Banks, North Carolina, on September 18. This footage, taken around mile marker 4 in the Outer Banks’ Kitty Hawk, shows the weather by the beach.Sam Walker/OuterBanksVoice.com via Storyful On Monday, that page reported that... Read more
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The News & Observer
Waves build as Hurricane Jose passes near Outer Bankseast of the Outer Banks, North Carolina, on September 18. This footage, taken a
The News & Observer / Posted a month ago
east of the Outer Banks, North Carolina, on September 18. This footage, taken around mile marker 4 in the Outer Banks’ Kitty Hawk, shows the weather by the beach.Sam Walker/OuterBanksVoice.com via Storyful Sam Corlis caught this huge snake, a... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. defense firms want control over tech in Make-in-India planare designed and manufactured in India. FILE PHOTO: A U.S. naval F/A-18 Super
Reuters / Posted a month ago
are designed and manufactured in India. FILE PHOTO: A U.S. naval F/A-18 Super Hornet aircraft takes off from the USS Kitty Hawk aircraft carrier during wargames between navies of India, Japan, Australia and Singapore in the Bay of Bengal... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. defense firms want control over tech in Make-in-India planare designed and manufactured in India. FILE PHOTO: A U.S. naval F/A-18 Super
Reuters / Posted a month ago
are designed and manufactured in India. FILE PHOTO: A U.S. naval F/A-18 Super Hornet aircraft takes off from the USS Kitty Hawk aircraft carrier during wargames between navies of India, Japan, Australia and Singapore in the Bay of Bengal... Read more
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New Bern Sun Journal
Hurricane Ione was a storm to rememberas high as four feet in the streets of New Bern and other cities.” The same ar
New Bern Sun Journal / Posted 1 months ago
as high as four feet in the streets of New Bern and other cities.” The same article reported 100 feet of fishing pier at Kitty Hawk washing away and tearing the Diamond Shoals lightship from her moorings. Morehead City, according to a report in... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Liverpool to Manchester in SIX minutes? Super high speed tunnel train plan moves a step closerHyperloop concept track in Nevada has been constructed. They’re progressing wit
Liverpool Echo / Posted 1 months ago
Hyperloop concept track in Nevada has been constructed. They’re progressing with their testing. “They’ve had their Kitty Hawk moment where they have propelled and levitated the test board. “We met some ‘future rail’ academics earlier this... Read more

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