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12 hrs ago | AVHerald
A Lufthansa Boeing 747-400, registration D-ABVT performing flight LH-500 from Frankfurt/Main to Rio de Janeiro,RJ , was climbing out of Frankfurt when the crew stopped the climb at FL110 for about 10 minutes, then accelerated and continued the climb to FL200, then entered a hold for about 25 minutes.
17 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald
The figures aren't adding up for Boeing's "Queen of the Skies". Go to any airport in the world and count the engines on planes.
18 hrs ago | SPACE.com
The historic steel tower that for 30 years was used to mount NASA space shuttles atop jumbo jets to fly them cross-country after they landed in California is now being demolished.
Roberts' great-grandfather George Suddeth moved to Akron in 1918 to work for Goodyear.
A Lufthansa Boeing 747-400, registration D-ABVO performing flight LH-757 from Mumbai to Frankfurt/Main with 350 people on board, was climbing out of Mumbai when the crew stopped the climb at FL200 due to problems retracting the flaps, entered a hold to work the related checklists and decided to return to Mumbai.
You have to admire a man like John Brabazon, not just for having an incredible license plate , but also for being the first person to fly a plane in Britain.
The largest airliner in the Middle East celebrated the 50th addition to its fleet of A380s by creating a behind-the-scenes video showing passengers what it takes to make the superjumbo.
Displaced Iraqis wait for relief aid at a mosque on the outskirts of Irbil, northern Iraq, Friday, Aug. 1, 2014.
Last week, engineered heavy lifting and transport company Mammoet lifted a new attraction at the NASA Space Center Houston to a greater height.
Carried by soldiers and draped in the national flag, coffins carrying Malaysian victims of Flight MH17 returned home Friday to a country still searching for those onboard another doomed jet and a government... Carried by soldiers and draped in the national flag, coffins carrying Malaysian victims of Flight MH17 returned home Friday to a country ... (more)
Qantas will look to cut costs in its international division by retiming some of its flights to the US so that its aircraft spend more time in the air and less on the ground.
An Icelandic volcano is in the news again. In 2010, it was Eyjafjallajkull, which caused the cancelation of over 100,000 flights and cost airlines $1.7 billion.
British Airways is giving customers the option to put an itinerary on hold for up to 72 hours.
Updated: Tue Aug 26, 2014 04:31 pm
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