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1 hr ago | Times of Oman

Militiamen kill 70 at Iraq mosque

Helpers load an Antonov AN-124 freight plane with relief supplies for people in Northern Iraq on early at the Leipzig/Halle airport in Schkeuditz, eastern Germany on Friday.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, Antonov An-124, Military Aircraft, Antonov Aircraft, Germany,

6 hrs ago | Business Journal

Top of the list: Favorite work by Wichita's largest ad agencies

This ad for the National Aviation Consortium was developed by Greteman Group, No.

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Related Topix: Wichita, KS, Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Airbus A380, Airbus Aircraft, Marketing

10 hrs ago | USA Today

Delta bolsters Salt Lake City hub with Mexico City route

Delta Air Lines will add nonstop service between Mexico City and Salt Lake City.

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Related Topix: Sundance Film Festival, Salt Lake City, UT, Mexico, World News, Civil Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Airbus A319, North America

Fri Aug 22, 2014

Bangkok Post

Impasse hits SET-listed airlines in...

Ailing national flag carrier Thai Airways International Plc was the biggest loser among all at 7.66 billion baht for the April-June period.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A300

Post and Courier

Boeing wins OK to use General Electric engines on new 787-9 Dreamliner

The Federal Aviation Administration certified the use of the GE power plants on Thursday for the bigger 787-9 passenger jet.

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 787, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Australia, World News

Cambridge Evening News

The Grand Budapest Hotel will be showing at the Grantchester Meadows sunset screenings

There are plenty of fun activities for everyone in the family to get involved in this bank holiday weekend - here are some of the highlights Organised by the guys behind Cambridge Film Festival, you'll be able to see six films on three giant inflatable Airscreens at Grantchester Meadows.

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Related Topix: World News, Cambridgeshire County, England, United Kingdom, Avro Lancaster, Military Aircraft, Avro Aircraft

ABC News

Southwest Jet Makes Emergency Landing in Dallas

Southwest spokesman Brad Hawkins said Friday that Flight 8 was bound for Austin but returned to Dallas Love Field after the tire blew.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737

Times Herald

Cathay Pacific to make Boston its sixth U.S. destination

Cathay Pacific will make Boston its sixth U.S. destination, saying it will launch nonstop service to Hong Kong on May 1. The airline will fly four round-trip flights each week on Boeing 777-300ER jets.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 777, World News, Indonesia,

News Times

Poland says to speed up attack helicopter purchase due to Ukraine crisis

Poland will move the purchase of 30 attack helicopters forward by two years as part of a review of its army modernisation program triggered by the crisis in Ukraine, Polish deputy defence minister Czeslaw Mroczek said.

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Boeing AH-64 Apache, Military Aircraft, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization)

TheBostonChannel.com

Malaysian MH17 passengers repatriated

More than a month after the airliner they were traveling on was shot out of the skies above eastern Ukraine, the bodies of 20 Malaysian passengers arrived back in Kuala Lumpur as Malaysia observed a national day of mourning.

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Related Topix: Southeast Asia, World News, Malaysia, Boeing 747, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Opinion

Thu Aug 21, 2014

This is Oxfordshire

an Airman who played a key role in modernising Raf Brize Norton's air capabilities has died aged 54.

Flight Lieutenant Ken McCredie, most recently of 99 Squadron, racked up 11,000 flying hours, piloted nine types of aircraft and served at 14 Royal Air Force bases.

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Related Topix: US Air Force, Charleston Air Force Base, US Military, Strathclyde County, Scotland, United Kingdom, Anglesey County, Wales, Lockheed C-130 Hercules, Military Aircraft, Lockheed Aircraft, Wiltshire County, England

Cambridge Evening News

Treat for plane lovers as world's only airworthy Avro Vulcan flies over Cambridge

The world's only flying Avro Vulcan, XH558, passed over the city on its return from an air show in Essex this afternoon.

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Related Topix: Military Aircraft, Avro Vulcan, Avro Aircraft

The Times of India

AI Dreamliner's windshield cracks mid-air, flight returns to Delhi

The aircraft, operating flight AI-020 from Delhi to Kolkata, returned to Delhi after its windshield cracked while it was overflying Lucknow.

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Related Topix: World News, India, South Korea, Boeing Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 787, Boeing 777, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Essexcounty Standard

Live Updates: Clacton Air Show

The event, which is in its 23rd year, takes place Thursday and Friday at the resort's West Greensward.

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Related Topix: Essex County, England, United Kingdom, Eurofighter Aircraft, Eurofighter Typhoon, Military Aircraft, Avro Vulcan, Avro Aircraft

USA Today

US Airways retires its last Boeing 737-400

US Airways has retired the last 737 from its pre-merger fleet. The "Classic" 737-400 model made its final revenue flights for the carrier on Tuesday, FlightGlobal.com reports.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Transportation, Airlines, Piedmont Airlines

Sheffield Star

Doncaster Vulcan to fly alongside Lancaster Bombers for historic flight

The world's last remaining flying Vulcan bomber will take to the skies with her Lancaster bomber 'sisters' today after generous donors chipped in to make it happen.

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Related Topix: Avro Lancaster, Military Aircraft, Avro Vulcan, Avro Aircraft, Celebrities, Burt Lancaster

Cambridge Evening News

Landing of British Airways on 15th of August at Cambridge Airport

This dramatic picture shows the moment traffic stopped at a red light in Cambridge - while a jet airliner swooped overhead to land at the city's airport.

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Related Topix: World News, United Kingdom, Cambridgeshire County, England, Boeing Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, Vickers Valiant, Military Aircraft, Vickers Aircraft

Wed Aug 20, 2014

AVHerald

Indigo A320 at Delhi on Aug 20th 2014, smoke from gear after landing causes evacuation

An Indigo Airbus A320-200, registration VT-IFK performing flight 6E-176 from Mumbai to Delhi with 147 passengers and 6 crew, landed on Delhi's runway 27 and rolled out without obvious incident when the crew of fire truck on an adjacent airport road called in reporting dense smoke from the left hand main gear of the aircraft.

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

TheBostonChannel.com

Obama: U.S. to continue operations in Iraq

The United States attempted a rescue operation earlier this summer to free a number of American hostages held in Syria by ISIS, Pentagon spokesman Rear Adm.

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Related Topix: Iraq, World News, Middle East, US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Boeing 747, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Opinion

AME Info

A behind the scenes glimpse into the making of Emirates' 50th A380 aircraft

It takes 800 workers just 65 to 80 days to assemble, install, test, paint, furnish and deliver an Emirates Airbus A380, the iconic double-decker aircraft that has been creating headlines and delighting travellers since it first entered into service in 2008.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Airbus Aircraft, Airbus A380

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