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Woman dies on US Airways Honolulu-Phoenix redeye flight

A passenger died this morning on a US Airways flight from Honolulu to Phoenix, authorities say.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 757

Wed Jul 30, 2014

CNN

Flying the world's newest passenger jet, Airbus A350XWB

The rear cabin of the test plane has been fitted out with a complete interior. The lower ceiling above the middle seats is where the crew rest area is located.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787, Travel

News Max

Darrell Issa on Malaysian Jet Deaths: Blood Is on Putin's Hands

Russian President Vladimir Putin is responsible for the deaths of 298 people from the downing of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 in Ukraine last month, Rep. Darrell Issa said Wednesday.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Republican, US House of Representatives, Darrell Issa, Vladimir Putin, Barack Obama, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777

Tri-cityherald.com

Boeing will handle final assembly of 787-10 in SC

The company says the work will be done in North Charleston, South Carolina, because the plane is too large to efficiently transport it from North Charleston to a facility in Washington state.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 787, North Charleston, SC, Charleston, SC

Daily Mail

Hostelbookers infographic reveals holidaymakers' dirtiest sex secrets

A rooftop gym, an outdoor kitchen and a private lemon tree grove: Inside the luxury Ibiza villa where Kate Moss and Kylie holiday Now that's a toothy grin! Fearless photographer gets dangerously close to great white sharks at feeding time - WITHOUT a safety cage A loo with a view! Guests staying at new hotel can be seen on the toilet by passers-by ... (more)

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Related Topix: Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Boeing 727, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Travel

The New Zealand Herald

Inside the stranding of Flight NZ09 in Hawaii

The 227 passengers who boarded Air New Zealand Flight 09 in Honolulu on a balmy Saturday night were expecting to land in Auckland about nine hours later.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Airlines, Air New Zealand, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 767

KION 46

What will MH17 investigators find at site?

Nearly two weeks after Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 was blown out of the sky by a suspected surface-to-air missile, the Dutch investigators in charge of finding out what happened have yet to lay eyes on the wreckage or the human remains believed to be still left in the enormous debris field.

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The Globe and Mail

Airbus terminates sale of six superjumbos to Japan's Skymark

Visitors walk past the logo of Airbus Group during the e-Aircraft Day at the Bordeaux Merignac airport, southwestern France, April 25, 2014.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A350, Airbus A320, France, Europe, World News, Boeing 747, Boeing Aircraft

Tue Jul 29, 2014

The Modesto Bee

Australian airline passengers told to flush drugs

Many of the 210 passengers aboard the Jetstar flight from Gold Coast city on Sunday night had attended the Splendour in the Grass weekend music festival at Byron Bay and were returning home.

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

Rock FM

Last Surviving Hiroshima Bomb Crewman Dies

The last surviving crew member of the Enola Gay - the plane that dropped a nuclear bomb over Hiroshima - has died.

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Boeing B-29 Superfortress, Military Aircraft

Biggleswade Today

Travel: Canada's big skies, big fish and a wild west dream

Mention Canada and most people immediately think of a trip through the Rockies from Calgary to Vancouver - but In the first of two features about one of the Commonwealth country's lesser known provinces, travel writer Alan Wooding enjoys all that the prairie state of Saskatchewan has to offer.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News, North America Travel, Canada Travel, Travel, United Kingdom Travel, Europe Travel, London, United Kingdom Travel, Boeing Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, Embraer Aircraft, Embraer 190,

FOX23

Georgia girl struck by plane on Florida beach dies

Law enforcement officials in Florida say a 9-year-old girl has died from injuries suffered when she was hit by a plane that crash-landed on the beach where she was walking with her father.

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Related Topix: Sarasota County, FL, Civil Aircraft, Piper Cherokee, Piper Aircraft

CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

Girl hit by plane while walking on Florida beach dies

The 9-year-old girl critically injured when an airplane struck her on a Florida beach last weekend has died, the Sarasota County Sheriff's Office said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Civil Aircraft, Piper Cherokee, Piper Aircraft

Channelnewsasia.com

Airbus cancels order for six A380s from Skymark

Airbus has cancelled an order for six A380 superjumbos from Skymark Airlines because the Japanese company is facing financial difficulties, French daily Les Echos reported on Monday .

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Christian Science Monitor

California fire threatens 500 homes, more high temps forecast

A City of Folsom firefighter moves through burned trees and ash not far from the origin of the so-called Sand Fire in Amador County on Sunday, in Plymouth, Calif.

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Related Topix: Fire, Plymouth, CA, Commercial Aircraft, Douglas Aircraft, Douglas DC-10, Weather

Mon Jul 28, 2014

AVweb

Airbus to Join Perlan Project

A U.S. District Court judge in Oregon has dismissed a patent infringement lawsuit against the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association .

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Cessna 150, Cessna Aircraft, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737

Tri-cityherald.com

U.S. sales to Russia have only risen since sanctions imposed

U.S. Census Bureau foreign trade data show that exports rose 17 percent from March through May _ the most recent months for which the data is available _ compared with the previous three months, before sanctions were imposed.

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 737, Boeing 777

KBCI CBS 2

FAA proposes to fine Southwest Airlines over improper 737 repairs

The Federal Aviation Administration said Monday it is proposing a $12 million civil fine against Southwest Airlines for failing to comply with safety regulations related to repairs on Boeing 737 jetliners.

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Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Transportation, Airlines, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Southwest Airlines, Boeing 737

Mid-Day Mumbai

Flight delay: DGCA asks SpiceJet to refund fare to passengers

In a first-of-its-kind action, aviation regulator directs budget passenger airlines SpiceJet to immediately refund the passengers of a Mumbai-Delhi flight which was delayed for five hours last month New Delhi: In a first-of-its-kind action, DGCA has directed SpiceJet to refund fare to all passengers of a Mumbai-Delhi flight that was delayed by ... (more)

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The Globe and Mail

Virgin America files for U.S. IPO

Virgin America founder Richard Branson smiles during a news conference after the first Virgin America flight arrived in San Francisco, August 8, 2007.

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