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  1. Ski flights target eastern marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Castanet.net

    Big White, Silver Star, Sun Peaks, Revelstoke Mountain and Apex have joined forces with vacation provider NewLeaf Corp. and Flair Airlines. The program will initially focus on a seven-night, six-day spring break trip from Hamilton, Ont., March 14-21, with other cities to follow.

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  2. Malaysia says MH370 crash an accident to clear compensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Columbian

    Malaysia's government formally declared still-missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 an accident on Thursday and said all those on board were presumed dead, paving the way for compensation claims but angering victims' families still waiting for evidence of the plane's fate. Civil aviation chief Azharuddin Abdul Rahman said the search for the jet would continue and "remains a priority."

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  3. French co-pilot Remi Plesel was at controls of doomed AirAsia jet QZ8501Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | South China Morning Post

    The French co-pilot of an AirAsia passenger jet that crashed last month was at the controls just prior to the accident, Indonesia's lead investigator said yesterday. Data from the black box flight data recorder has provided the accident probe with a "pretty clear picture" of what happened in the last moments of AirAsia Flight QZ8501, but officials offered few details.

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  4. UPDATE 1-Diverted United flight lands safely in California after burning smellRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | Reuters

    A United Airlines flight in which a burning smell was reported aboard the plane was diverted shortly after takeoff from Los Angeles on Thursday to a smaller Southern California airport where it landed safely, the airline said. United Flight 1181, en route to Washington-Dulles International Airport in northern Virginia, made an unscheduled stop at LA/Ontario International Airport with 199 passengers and seven crew members aboard, according to airline spokeswoman Mary Ryan.

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  5. Indonesia AirAsia Search Reveals Co-Pilot Was Flying at Time of CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | News Max

    The Indonesia AirAsia search continues as it was revealed Thursday that the French co-pilot was at the controls at the time the passenger jet crashed into the sea last month, Reuters reported. Mardjono Siswosuwarno, head investigator for Indonesia's National Transportation Safety Committee , told reporters the flight data recorder recovered from the bottom of the Java Sea provided a "pretty clear picture" of what happened in the last moments of AirAsia Flight QZ8501.

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  6. Burning smell forces emergency landing of United flight from Los Angeles to Washington, DCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ONTARIO, Calif. - A United Airlines flight from Los Angeles to Washington, D.C., made a quick emergency landing at another Southern California airport Thursday morning after passengers reported a burning smell on board.

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  7. Smoking Cockpit Diverts United Flight Out of LAXRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Patch.com

    A United Airlines flight out of Los Angeles has landed safely at Ontario airport because of a problem that produced smoke in the cockpit of the Boeing 757.

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  8. New Air Force One will carry a powerful legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | KURB-FM Little Rock

    Now the Pentagon has announced the next generation of this world-class icon will be a military version of the 747-8. For nearly 30 years, the current jumbo jet Air Force One has been a customized version of the 747-200B.

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  9. United jet makes emergency landing in Ontario; passengers report smokeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Los Angeles Times

    A United Airlines jet headed from LAX to Virginia safely made an emergency landing at Ontario International Airport on Thursday, officials said. The decision to divert the plane was made after its crew reported an emergency.

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  10. Indonesian investigators: Crashed AirAsia flown by co-pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Wichita Eagle

    Indonesian investigators announced Thursday the co-pilot of the crashed AirAsia jet was in control when he struggled to recover the aircraft as stall warnings sounded. The Airbus A320-200 crashed into the Java Sea Dec. 28, halfway from Indonesia's city of Surabaya to Singapore.

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  11. Brazil's Gol Said to Weigh Turboprops on Regional-Flight SubsidyRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Washington Post

    Brazil's Gol airline is considering adding turboprops to its all-jet fleet to take advantage of a new law subsidizing flights to small cities, two people familiar with the matter said. Talks are under way with European turboprop maker ATR, said the people, who asked not to be identified because details are private.

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  12. Pilots Disabled Critical Computers Moments Before AirAsia CrashRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Washington Post

    The pilots of AirAsia Bhd. Flight 8501 cut power to a critical computer system that normally prevents planes from going out of control shortly before it plunged into the Java Sea, two people with knowledge of the investigation said.

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  13. 2014 Q4 Results For Boeing Takes It HigherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | GuruFocus.com

    Revealing its fourth quarter results for 2014, Boeing reported a 3% growth over the year-ago quarter to a record $24.5 billion, beating the analyst consensus of $23.9 billion. While the company's net income increased by 28% to $2.3 billion , it posted an earnings per share of $2.02, exclusive of one-time offerings, reflecting a 25% year-on-year growth.

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  14. Disappearance of Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 declared accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | India.com

    Kuala Lumpur, Jan 29: The mysterious disappearance of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370 in March last year was today declared as an accident, fulfilling a legal obligation that will allow the next of kin of the 239 people, including five Indians, on board to claim compensation. In a pre-recorded message Malaysia civil aviation chief Azharuddin Abdul Rahman said, "It is with the heaviest heart and deepest sorrow that we officially declare Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 an accident."

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  15. Plane Makes "Roller Coaster" Emergency LandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | NBC Los Angeles

    A United plane that may have caught fire over California made a quick descent into Ontario International Airport at about 9 a.m., according to the Federal Aviation Administration and a passenger's account. United flight 1181 turned back to Southern California from its original flight path to Washington Dulles International Airport from Los Angeles International Airport, according to the FAA.

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  16. Investigators: AirAsia A320 Stall Warning SoundedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Flying

    The stall warning system aboard the AirAsia Airbus A320 that crashed near Indonesia after encountering violent storms in late December sounded moments after the jet began a steep ascent and continued for more than three minutes until the jetliner impacted the Java Sea, crash investigators say. Based on flight recorder data, investigators now know the A320-200 was cruising at 32,000 feet when it suddenly veered left and began a sharp ascent to 37,400 feet before plummeting into the sea.

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  17. World's biggest airliner battles howling 60mph crosswind as it lands at Manchester AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Mirror.co.uk

    Pilots wrestled with 60mph crosswinds while attempting to land the Emirates Airbus A380, forcing crew to land the plane at an angle The strong winds could be seen blasting the Emirates Airbus A380 yesterday onto an angle and throwing it off course as it approached the tarmac. Schools across the nation have been closed while motorways have come to a halt as snow, wind and plunging temperatures smash through the UK.

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  18. Disappearance of Malaysia MH370 flight declared 'an accident'Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | Buenos Aires Herald

    In this file picture, a woman lights a candle as Chinese relatives of passengers on the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 take part in a prayer service at the Metro Park Hotel in Beijing. Malaysia declared today the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 an accident, clearing the way for the airline to pay compensation to victims' relatives while the search for the plane goes on.

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  19. Malaysia says MH370 crash an accident to clear compensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | WANE-TV Fort Wayne

    Malaysia's government formally declared still-missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 an accident on Thursday and said all those on board were presumed dead, paving the way for compensation claims but angering victims' families still waiting for evidence of the plane's fate. Civil aviation chief Azharuddin Abdul Rahman said the search for the jet would continue and "remains a priority."

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  20. Pentagon selects Boeing plane to replace Air Force OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | UPI

    The Pentagon announced Wednesday it has chosen the Boeing 747-8 as the plane to replace the current Air Force One as it nears retirement. Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James said the plane is the only aircraft , "manufactured in the United States [that] when fully missionized meets the necessary capabilities established to execute the presidential support mission, while reflecting the office of the President of the United States of America consistent with the national public interest."

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