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After returning from Nara we had just a couple of days in Tokyo during which the only outing was to the outlet of Mikimoto Pearls.
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On the back of a tumultuous global aviation period, two planes from local airlines have allegedly been involved in a near-miss landing at Port Elizabeth Airport.
To fly the Dreamliners, the airline has trained almost 230 pilots and co-pilots, including almost half of those who originally flew narrow-body planes.
Forgotten but not gone, those airplane fuselages so unceremoniously dumped onto the side of the Clark Fork River west of Alberton on July 3 remain at Rivulet in varying states of dismemberment.
It appears there may not be much the Boeing Co. and Spirit AeroSystems Inc. can salvage from the 737 fuselages involved in a Montana train derailment earlier this month, including these three that slid into a nearby river.
Technicians work to restore the interior and exterior of the original Boeing 747 prototype following decades of outdoor service and display since its maiden flight in 1969, photographed here on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at The Museum of Flight in Seattle, Wash.
Patrick Smith, 48, a Boston-based pilot who has flown Boeing 747 airplanes over Africa, Europe, the Middle East and South America, says there may be some changes to the Federal Aviation Administration guidelines in light of recent air disasters.
I always scribble notes on my OFPs, but I don't always get time to transform them into blog entries.
The Green Flight International team is fine-tuning the viscosity of their fuel to avoid this buildup of soot in engine components.
Over the last century, the aviation industry has steadily pushed ahead with bold new designs.
The Federal Aviation Administration extended its prohibition Wednesday against U.S. flights to Israel for a second 24 hours, a day after a missile fell within a mile of the Tel Aviv airport.
On Wednesday, executives emphasized that the carrier's international operations remain strong.
Chicago-based Boeing Co. raised its full-year profit forecast as the world's biggest planemaker reaps gains from faster production that is driving jetliner deliveries to record levels.
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 02:25 am
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