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53 min ago | Jalopnik

The Bristol Brabazon Was The Prettiest Piece Of Useless Scrap Ever

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.

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5 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

Details on China's 'Very, Very Dangerous' Intercept of U.S. Intelligence Aircraft

A Chinese fighter jet flew dangerously close - within approximately 20 feet - and conducted a Hollywood-esq roll over a U.S. aircraft in international airspace Tuesday.

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Related Topix: US Military, US Navy, US News, Department of Defense, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft, US Politics

9 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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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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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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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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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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USA Today

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 the route, pending government Cathay Pacific to make Boston its sixth U.S. destination Cathay Pacific will make Boston its sixth U.S. destination, saying it will launch ... (more)

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Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

Plane heading for maintenance when nosegear collapsed New Smyrna...

A 1950s Douglas DC-6 airliner that landed at New Smyrna Beach Municipal Airport only to have its nose hit the runway was flying in for a scheduled maintenance stop.

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KOCO-TV Oklahoma City

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, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Bangkok Post

NokScoot launch date set for 2015

The launch of NokScoot, the second Thailand-based long-haul low-cost carrier, has been set for the first quarter of 2015 instead of later this year as expected earlier.

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Related Topix: Boeing 777, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft

Scotsman.com

On this day: Protesters at RBS's Edinburgh HQ

1642: Civil War in England began between the supporters of Charles I and of Parliament , when the king raised his standard at Nottingham.

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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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DNA India

Air India Dreamliner enroute Kolkata turns back mid-air due to crack in windshield

It is raining trouble for Air India's Dreamliner fleet as one of the aircrafts was forced to return to New Delhi on Thursday after developing a windshield crack mid-air on its way to Kolkata.

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Trend

Poroshenko: Crisis in the eastern Ukraine unlikely to be solved exclusively by force

Ukrainian leaders understand that the crisis in Donetsk and Lugansk regions cannot be settled only by force, Ukrainian President Pyotr Poroshenko said at a meeting with Jeffrey Feltman, the visiting U.N. Under-Secretary-General for Political Affairs, on Wednesday.

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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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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Newberg Graphic

Evergreen's troubles continue to mount

Evergreen International Airlines has made consistent headlines since 2013, when the company fired its staff and filed for Chapter 7 bankruptcy a month later.

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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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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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WAPT-TV Jackson

First plane with U.N. aid lands in Iraq

A plane carrying the first load of humanitarian aid as part of a multiday operation to help hundreds of thousands of displaced people in northern Iraq has landed in Irbil, the U.N. refugee agency said Wednesday.

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