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3 hrs ago | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Phone call data may alter Malaysia jet search area

Trucks have started making deliveries to a New England supermarket chain just hours after it was announced that the chain's former CEO, whose ouster led to worker walkouts and customer boycotts, had completed a... A six-week standoff between thousands of employees of a New England supermarket chain and management has ended with the news that the ... (more)

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Related Topix: Air Accidents, Australia, World News, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, Malaysia,

7 hrs ago | Malvern Gazette

An easyJet plane had to make an emergency landing after smoke was detected in the cockpit

An easyJet plane carrying 157 passengers has had to make an emergency landing after smoke was detected in the cockpit.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320

7 hrs ago | Al Bawaba

Qatar Airways releases the first photos of its first Airbus A350 XWB...

Qatar Airways, the launch customer of the Airbus A350 Xtra Wide Body aircraft is set to receive its first delivery before the end of this year.

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Related Topix: Qatar, Middle East, Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A350, Airbus Aircraft, Public Relations

Wed Aug 27, 2014

WRAL.com

Undersea search for Malaysian plane refined

Australia's Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss said analysis of a failed attempted satellite phone call from Malaysia Airlines to Flight 370, which disappeared March 8, "suggests to us that the aircraft might have turned south a little earlier than we had previously expected."

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Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

KTRE-TV Lufkin

Undersea search for Malaysian plane refined

A dusty, barren field in the shadow of a busy Arizona interstate was for decades a place where children played freely, teenagers spooked themselves on Halloween and locals dumped trash, seemingly unaware of the... A dusty, barren field in the shadow of a busy Arizona interstate was for decades a place where children played freely, teenagers spooked ... (more)

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Reuters

Qantas converts Airbus A320 orders to upgraded A320neo variant

Qantas Airways said on Thursday that it has converted orders for 21 Airbus A320 aircraft into the re-engined A320neo variant and deferred the delivery by four years.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Airlines, Qantas Airways, Airbus A380, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787, Boeing 737

Business Journal

Cessna plant in Independence delivers 10,000th single-engine aircraft

Textron Aviation's Independence production plant for its Cessna Aircraft Co. division has delivered its 10,000 single-engine aircraft.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Cessna Citation Mustang, Cessna Aircraft, Aerospace-Defense

News Times

Pilot's fate unknown in fighter jet crash

McDonnell Douglas' venerable F-15 Eagle first flew on July 27, 1972 and is still in service with the air forces of the United States and other countries.

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Related Topix: Prison, Air Accidents, McDonnell-Douglas Aircraft, McDonnell Douglas F-15 Eagle, Military Aircraft, US Military, US Air Force, US News, US National Guard

USA Today

Australian airlines relax rules for electronic devices

Good news for anyone who wants to work or stay entertained throughout a flight on an Australian airline.

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Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Embraer Aircraft, Embraer 190

Journal Gazette

Legroom statistics touch a nerve with cramped airline passengers

Fliers aren't imagining it: Airliners across the country have pushed for years for denser, more lucrative cabins - and jet makers are unveiling innovative new ways to cram more passengers into shrinking seats.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, JetBlue Airways, Virgin America, Commercial Aircraft, Embraer Aircraft, Embraer 190, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, Civil Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320

AVweb

U.S. Airline Aircraft Sales Boom

Last week, my wife and I heard this radio exchange while flying across Texas: ... San Angelo Approach: "Cardinal XXX, you got time for a... The aviation industry has been warned about the possibility of flight disruptions caused by activity at Iceland's largest volcano system.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Cessna 150, Cessna Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing Business Jet, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Canada.com

Chinese fighter jet's brazen barrel roll over U.S. surveillance aircraft leaves Americans indignant

Some of television's biggest celebrities arrive at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles for the 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards on August 25, 2014 in Los Angeles.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Ma Ying-jeou

Russia Taday

Death & lies: The only truth of flight MH17

The day Malaysian Airlines flight MH17 fell to Earth in pieces, everyone in our world was told Russia and Vladimir Putin murdered the 298 people aboard.

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Related Topix: Vladimir Putin, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, World News, Malaysia, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Opinion

West Sussex County Times

Film-makers welcome new aircraft design

A Dark Reflection, a film made and filmed in and around the Horsham district screens at Cannes.

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Boston Standard

Chance to win a flight in Lancaster bomber

This is the final call for two lucky people to have the chance to take to the skies in a Lancaster bomber - in what is being deemed a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity.

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Related Topix: Avro Lancaster, Military Aircraft, Avro Aircraft, United Kingdom, Lincolnshire County, England,

International Business Times

Fate of MH370, MH17 Trigger Mass Resignation of Crew in Malaysia Airlines

A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 737-800 aircraft parks on tarmac of Kuala Lumpur International Airport outside Kuala Lumpur June 14, 2014.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Reuters

WRAPUP 3-Aircraft demand spurs record gain in U.S. durable goods orders

Orders for long-lasting U.S. manufactured goods posted their biggest gain on record in July on strong overseas demand for aircraft, and the underlying trend also remained firm, pointing to brisk economic growth.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, Financial Markets, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance

ABC News

Air New Zealand's Profit up 45 Percent

Air New Zealand announced an after-tax profit of 262 million New Zealand dollars for the year ending June.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787

Silicon Alley Insider

Rising North American Plane Demand Boosts Leasing Market: BOC Aviation

A pick-up in North America's aviation market is providing a boost for the leasing industry as demand from Southeast Asian airlines starts to slow, according to the head of BOC Aviation, Asia's second-biggest aircraft lessor.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A320, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737

The Independent

MH17: Body of BBC journalist Glenn Thomas identified

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