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'People could think that because we're leaving Afghanistan the...

'People could think that because we're leaving Afghanistan the need has gone away...' - Lord Richard Dannatt calls on Norfolk to support Help For Heroes The withdrawal of all UK troops from Afghanistan is set to complete this year, but for many of them a personal battle will continue at home.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Free Republic

Dramatic Footage: Cargo Boeing 747 Crashes at Bagram Airfield:747 Just Loses Control:Bizarre

A civilian cargo aircraft crashed at Bagram Air Field near the Afghan capital Kabul on Monday, killing all seven people aboard.

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The Otago Daily Times

Big is good for building Boeings

When people who have been to Boeing's factory at Everett, north of Seattle, say it is big, and then continue to go on about how big it is, that is because it is stupendously large.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

Jalopnik

The Very First Boeing 747, Inside & Out

Great news, AvGeeks! Boeing is going to restore the very first 747 - The City Of Everett to "first flight conditions."

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Discover

Train to be an energy pioneer with NOVA Energy Lab

In Discover Magazine's June print edition, the article "Light Makes Flight" chronicles the story of two pilots who developed brand new solar cells to circumnavigate the globe via a fossil fuel-free plane.

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Airport Business

Another Airline Start-up Has Eyes On South Florida

Avatar Airlines doesn't have any aircraft yet, or sufficient operating capital to get approval from federal agencies to fly, but that's not stopping company executives from touting its plans as the next big thing for the flying public April 18--Avatar Airlines doesn't have any aircraft yet, or sufficient operating capital to get approval from ... (more)

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Free Republic

World’s largest airship set to take off with Iron Maiden singer Bruce Dickinson at the helm

Advances in materials, avionics and aerodynamic design mean that we have overcome the lion's share of these obstacles.

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Newms360.com

ANA 747 speech

All Nippon Airways retired its last Boeing 747 on Thursday, with the pilots making a flyover at the Tupelo Regional Airport .

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

AVHerald

Atlas B744 at Santiago on Apr 16th 2014, hydraulic failure

An Atlas Air Boeing 747-400 freighter, registration N477MC performing freight flight 5Y-33 from Buenos Aires Ezeiza,BA to Santiago de Chile , was on approach to Santiago's runway 17L descending through 10,000 feet when the crew declared emergency reporting a hydraulic failure.

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ABC News

Korean Air A380 Hits 2 Light Poles at LA Airport

A Korean Air A380 superjumbo jet hit two light poles while taxiing to its gate at a remote end of Los Angeles International Airport with hundreds of passengers aboard.

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New Scientist

Space shuttle carrier plane heads out on Texas convoy

A Boeing 747 that gave piggyback rides to space shuttles is about to hit the road one last time.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, Space, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Houston, TX, US Military, Ellington Field, Edwards Air Force Base, US Air Force

The Wichita Eagle

Spirit AeroSystems, Boeing finalize supply contract

Spirit AeroSystems has finalized a new long-term supply agreement with Boeing, which covers pricing for the structures Spirit builds for Boeing commercial airplanes, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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Hispanic Business

Boeing Realigns Engineering to Enhance Customer Support

"We're creating a single location for customer support at the to create a site dedicated to a superior customer experience.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Independent

Dreaming big in Boeing's jumbo factory

The plane maker operates the biggest factory in the world - just don't mention the parking to its 40,000 staff Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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The News Tribune

Boeing delivers 8,000th 737 to United Airlines

Just two years after Boeing delivered its first 737 airliner, orders were so poor that the company seriously considered shutting down production of the twin jet.

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Forbes.com

In Their Own Words: Cylance Founder And CEO Stuart McClure

If you are familiar with the world of computer and network security , there is a very good chance you are familiar with Stuart McClure.

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Iol.co.za

Museum of historic wonders for fundis

Don't get me wrong I love Europe. The sense of history, culture and food means any visit is a multifaceted experience.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

Business Wire

747 Shuttle Carrier Makes Big Move to Space Center Houston

"Even in a state as big as Texas, a move of this size is unprecedented," said Houston Mayor Annise Parker.

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KMIZ

Solar plane set to circle globe

Their CVs combined look like the envy of all bona fide air adventurers. Pioneering ultralight aircraft? Been there.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

MarketWatch

Spirit AeroSystems, Boeing close in on supply deal

Boeing Co. said it has reached a partial agreement on details of a new deal with one of its largest suppliers, though after months of talks, the two sides have yet to finalize a long-term pact for key parts of its main commercial jet programs.

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