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Jul 11, 2014 | The Washington Post

Air Force bomber competition still mysterious

The Air Force has quietly launched the contract competition for its eventual replacement, the long-range strike bomber.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Air Force, Andersen Air Force Base, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Military Aircraft, Northrop Grumman B-2 Spirit, Northrop Grumman Aircraft, Sports

Thu May 15, 2014

The Reporter

Doug Ford: An amazing airplane for its time ... and still today

The Boeing B-52 airplane has had an amazingly long life for a machine. Aviation design advanced from the Wright Brothers first brief flight to the first flight of the B-52 in less than 49 years.

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Military Aircraft, US Military, US Air Force, Castle Air Force Base, US News, US Navy

Fri Apr 25, 2014

Daily Kos

Historic Preservation, of a Sort

One of the more amazing stories in aviation is the continued role for the B-52, Boeing's huge 8-engined behemoth from the Cold War.

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Military Aircraft, US Military, US Air Force, Tinker Air Force Base, US News

Tue Mar 04, 2014

TrekEarth

An Old Warrior

The Boeing B-52 Stratofortress is a long-range, subsonic, jet-powered strategic bomber.

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Related Topix: Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Military Aircraft, US Military, US Air Force, US News, Nellis Air Force Base

Mon Feb 03, 2014

This Is Money

British watch-maker Bremont linking up with aerospace giant Boeing

Upstart British watch-maker Bremont is linking up with US aerospace giant Boeing to develop a range of mechanical watches using real aeroplane parts.

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Related Topix: Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 787, Military Aircraft

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