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  1. BOC Aviation adds two more Boeing jets to earlier order spreeRead the original story

    18 min ago | The Standard

    Singapore-based aircraft leasing firm BOC Aviation has finalized an order for two more Boeing 737 jets, adding to the 80 it placed orders for earlier this year to meet booming Asian travel, the two firms said Friday. The two Boeing 737-800 jets are valued at $186 million in total based on 2014 catalogue prices, Boeing and BOC Aviation, owned by the Bank of China, said in a joint statement.

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  2. Your net addiction could help when it comes to WW-IIIRead the original story

    55 min ago | Newkerala.com

    I spend so much time on the internet that Amazon.com has replaced its "You May Also Like" recommendations list with a pop-up note saying It's hard to get us 21st century people, especially males, off our screens. Our wives sometimes try to get us to move using the trendy word "Yolo," which stands for You Only Live Once.

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  3. Another airline boss speaks up on MH370: 'Plane was HACKED & shot down by U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Malaysia Chronicle

    Former airline boss and famous French author Marc Dugain argued Thursday that there had been a cover-up in the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines flight MH370, speculating that the passenger jet could have been hacked and then shot down by the US. Dugain, a well-respected French author, argues that the Boeing 777 carrying 239 people crashed near Diego Garcia, a British island in the middle of the Indian Ocean used as a strategic air force and intelligence base by the US military, in the six-page article in Paris Match.

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  4. Cathay Pacific shells out to replace its shell seatsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    Cathay Pacific Airways will change its economy class seats back to the traditional reclining variety on most long-haul destinations after the newer fixed-back shell type was criticised by passengers. The seats have been hit by problems since being launched in a refit programme in 2007, with claims that they were uncomfortable.

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  5. Abu Dhabi's Etihad Airways gets its first A380, outfitted with lux suite, bathroom with showerRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates - Abu Dhabi's national carrier, Etihad, showcased on Thursday the arrival of its first Airbus A380, outfitted with "the only three-room suite in the sky." The A380 is the first of a fleet of 10 on order from Etihad Airways, which is to take delivery of four more of the double-decker jets next year.

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  6. Air Force: Boeing overrun on tanker at $1.5BRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Columbian

    Boeing engineers and mechanics are scrambling to meet an already stretched-out schedule and get the 767-based platform for the Air Force's new KC-46 refueling tanker into the air by year's end, with an internal flight target of Dec. 27. That's six months later than projected at the beginning of this year. And the cost of the effort is mounting steeply for Boeing, which is responsible for cost overruns in this initial development phase above a contract ceiling of $4.9 billion.

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  7. Hawaiian Airlines and Airbus sign purchase agreement for new aircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | West Hawaii Today

    Hawaiian Airlines on Thursday announced a definitive purchase agreement with Airbus, finalizing the Memorandum of Understanding announced earlier this year to acquire six new A330-800neo aircraft starting in 2019. The agreement replaces Hawaiian's previous order for six A350-800s.

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  8. Ten Caribbean destinations reaped $867 million from private jet vacationers in winter seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Caribbean News Now!

    Elite Traveler Magazine has just reported the top ten destinations to enjoy the benefits of private jet charter flights during last year's peak winter season, which resulted in revenues of $867 million from 12,566 flights. Nassau in The Bahamas, St Maarten and Turks and Caicos led the way, accounting for half of those flights, with 6,922 arrivals and spending of nearly $478 million, according to private jet charter operator PrivateFly's analysis of flight activity to the Caribbean.

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  9. Etihad launches interior makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    It was technology meets luxury in Abu Dhabi yesterday as Etihad Airways introduced what it calls the future of air travel. The airline has unveiled its new interiors and its latest planes - the 498-seat Airbus A380 super jumbo and the 227-seat Boeing 787.

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  10. Air France B772 near Philadelphia on Dec 11th 2014, problems with air conditioningRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | AVHerald

    An Air France Boeing 777-200, registration F-GSPF performing flight AF-681 from Atlanta,GA to Paris Charles de Gaulle , was enroute at FL350 about 90nm south of Philadelphia,PA when the crew decided to return to Atlanta due to a problem with one of the air conditioning systems. The aircraft landed safely back in Atlanta about 90 minutes after turning around.

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  11. Etihad Airways launches A380 & Boeing 787Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Arab Times

    Etihad Airways, the national airline of the United Arab Emirates, has capped an incredible 12 months by unveiling its first Airbus A380 and Boeing 787 aircraft to more than 200 of the world's media in Abu Dhabi. The doors to the airline's two new flagship aircraft - in the distinctive new 'Facets of Abu Dhabi' livery - were opened for the first time to reveal the new cabin interiors, which include the ultra-luxurious Residence by Etihad , the only three-room suite in the sky.

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  12. Big year for Boeing's 737 as Renton ramps up production to record rateRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Business Journal

    To reach the goal of 52 monthly in Renton, Boeing is putting two 737 production lines down the area to the left, while one line and a fuselage completion area are in the area to the right. Boeing put the pedal down this year and committed itself to raising production of its most popular jet, the 737, to 52 planes a month.

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  13. Photos: Airline rolls out 787 with suiteRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A journalist sits in one of the first class apartments on the Etihad Airways Boeing Boing 787 at Abu Dhabi airport on Thursday. Photo: MARWAN NAAMANI, AFP/Getty Images This file photo taken Sunday, May 4, 2014, shows the a mock-up suite at a training facility in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

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  14. Major Chino Airport employer extends lease agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    CHINO >> Threshold Aviation Group , which provides refueling, repair, maintenance and pilot service for jet aircraft at the Chino Airport, re-signed a contract with the County of San Bernardino to remain at Chino Airport, where it leases hangar and office space. The lease agreement is for 10 years, and can be extended another 10 years, said Mark DiLullo, owner and CEO of Threshold Aviation Group.

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  15. TSA works to reunite 'Lost & Found' items with their ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | KMOV-TV Saint Louis

    An American Airlines Boeing 737 airplane takes off from a runway at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport in Arlington, Virginia, September 23, 2013. American Airlines and US Airways have extended the deadline for completing their merger until January 18, 2014, as an antitrust suit brought by the US Justice Department is set to go to trial on November 25. AFP PHOTO / Saul LOEB -- The holiday surge in travel also means an increase in items passengers leave behind at the Transportation Security Association's checkpoints.

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  16. Qatar ups the ante in the airRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Qatar Airways has just announced that it will increase its capacity across Europe in the new year. From February, Barcelona and Manchester will have two flights a day from Doha and services to Stockholm and Copenhagen will increase from daily to 10 and 11 weekly flights, respectively.

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  17. Battery safety research requires national leadershipRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Hill

    Batteries play a wide, critical and growing role in all of our lives. Applications like electric vehicles and airplanes are pushing performance demands for lithium-ion batteries to their limits.

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  18. Violent in-cabin turbulence hospitalizes 5 - VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    A U.S. bound-American Airlines flight was forced to make an emergency landing in Tokyo on Wednesday after hitting severe turbulence created by a strong winter storm, with several people taken to hospital for minor injuries. American Airlines Flight 280, a Boeing 777-200 heading to Dallas/Fort Worth airport from Incheon in South Korea, was flying across Japan when the plane dropped suddenly and was rocked for 30 to 40 seconds, passengers said.

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  19. First Etihad superjumbo to take off next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | West Australian

    The maiden flight of Etihad Airways' long-awaited Airbus A380 superjumbo will take place next week, the Abu Dhabi carrier said Thursday, also announcing its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner route. The rapidly growing airline said it had nine more A380s and 71 additional 787s on order, describing the delivery of the first two planes in its updated fleet as "momentous".

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  20. 777X To Be Powered By Twin Engines Made By GE AviationRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | GuruFocus.com

    Boeing has already made it public that its new 777X will take flight in 2017. The company has also announced that the computer controls and the black box will be produced at GE Aviation's Grand Rapids production facility.

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