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  1. Judges to revisit case of child porn, Navy snoopingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | McClatchy

    The appeals court, in a one-paragraph order issued Wednesday, ruled the case will be reheard "en banc," meaning at least 11 of the 9th Circuit's 29 appeals-court judges will reconsider whether to suppress the evidence gathered by the NCIS against Michael Allen Dreyer, which led to his 2012 conviction for possession and distribution of child pornography. It was Dreyer's second federal conviction for the offense.

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  2. Facebook Unveils Large UAVs For Internet ConnectivityRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    Facebook executives have unveiled a plan that could eventually bring wireless Internet service to up to 4 billion people around the world that are currently without access using solar-powered UAVs with wingspans longer than a 737. Called Aquila, the first UAV is already undergoing flight testing in the U.K., according to a post on Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg's page.

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  3. Balloon-Assisted UAV Brings Back Stratospheric Aerosol SamplesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    A balloon-assisted UAV named "Phoenix-S1," developed by Kyushu University and Fukuoka University, Japan, has successfully brought back stratospheric aerosol samples from the altitude of 22 km and observed aerosol density at the altitude of 23 km in Antarctica on January 24, 2015. Phoenix-S1, after launch from an observation site called "S17" on Antarctic continent ice sheet, climbed up being suspended under a rubber balloon while aerosol number density observation and sampling are performed.

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  4. SmarTopo Harvest Develops A 'Safe Zone' For UAVSRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    Rapid Imaging Software, Inc. introduced SmarTopo Harvest on Monday. This new technology is integrated into the SmarTopo Obstacle Management System.

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  5. Former JetBlue Pilot Sues AirlineRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    The former JetBlue pilot, who in 2012 was pilot in command of an airliner when he exhibited erratic behavior causing the flight to be diverted to Amarillo, TX on a flight from New York's Kennedy airport to Las Vegas, has sued the airline. In a complaint filed Friday in Manhattan Federal Court, Osbon claims that a "complex partial brain seizure" was the reason he ran down the aisle of the plane screaming about terrorism and religion.

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  6. Embraer Sells Up To 34 Additional E-Jets To Air France/KLM GroupRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    Embraer announced has received a firm order for 15 E175s and two E190s from KLM Cityhopper, KLM's regional subsidiary. The contract for the 17 E-Jets also includes an option for 17 additional E-Jets for KLM Cityhopper or Air France regional subsidiary HOP! The firm order, which will be included in Embraer's 2015 first-quarter backlog, has an estimated value of $764 million based on Embraer's current list prices.

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  7. Boeing, ANA Finalize Order For Three 787-10 DreamlinersRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    Boeing and All Nippon Airways have finalized an order for three 787-10 Dreamliners, valued at approximately $900 million at list prices. With this order, originally announced as a commitment in January 2015, ANA becomes Boeing's newest 787-10 customer and first airline in Asia to operate the entire family of 787 Dreamliners.

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  8. AeroSports Update: Canadian Plane Flies With No PilotRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    We saw this headline from CBC news out of Canada that reminds us that when you hand prop an airplane, you had better know what you're doing and follow appropriate procedures. The following is an abridged synopsis of the report: An initial investigation revealed the pilot tried to "prop start" his plane by standing in front and spinning the propeller by hand.

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  9. Questions remain in officer-involved shooting at NSARead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    The warnings are strong and security is always tight, but most drivers are versed in the daily routine as thousands of employees and contractors stream through the closely guarded entrance to the National Security Agency. The ordinary start to the work week came to a violent halt Monday, though, when two men dressed as women and driving in a stolen, dark-colored SUV ignored officers' orders at the gate to the spy agency headquarters at Fort Meade in Maryland.

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  10. Manuel Brune, Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    Manuel “Manny” Brune, Jr., passed away on Saturday, March 28, 2015 at Sacred Heart Home. He was 86. He was the beloved husband of Theresa Brune and the son of the late Maria Leonora and the late Manuel Brune, Sr. He was born in Union City, Ca.

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  11. Defense secretary to talk to students, military familiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | MyFoxNY

    A day after addressing U.S. troops based at Fort Drum in northern New York, Defense Secretary is scheduled to visit the Syracuse University campus. Carter is scheduled to speak Tuesday morning at a gathering of students and military families in the Melanie Gray Ceremonial Courtroom in Dineen Hall.

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  12. Invincible faith, steely determination: Top secret fighter pilot lands in GraeagleRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Feather River Bulletin

    Townhalls attract crowds: Assemblyman Brian Dahle and Sen. Ted Gaines met with constituents in Quincy and Chester during a three-meeting swing through Plumas and Lassen counties. New leader: After nearly three decades, the Plumas County Mental Health Commission has a new leader.

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  13. AP Exclusive: Special ops troops using flawed intel softwareRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Washington Times

    Special operations troops heading to war zones are asking for commercial intelligence analysis software they say will help their missions. But their requests are languishing, and they are being ordered to use a flawed, in-house system preferred by the Pentagon, according to government records and interviews.

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  14. In Memory: Claude Fernandez, 80, Decorated Military VeteranRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Patch.com

    He was born February 22, 1935, in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, the son of the late, Claude E. Fernandez, Sr., and Camille Fernandez. He is survived by his wife, Anna L. Fernandez of Cartersville; a sister, Vickie Shaffer and her husband J. Edgar of Monterville, West Virginia; a brother in law, Frank Rhodes and his wife, Beverly of Lawrenceville; and a number of nieces and nephews and great-nieces and great nephews.

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  15. PM's Post-Cabinet Press Conference Transcript: 16 March 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 16 | Scoop

    CABINET PRESS CONFERENCE: MONDAY, 16 MARCH 2015 Download Scanned PDF Version as released Right, good afternoon. Id like to start by saying our thoughts are with our Pacific neighbours following the devastation caused by Cyclone Pam.

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  16. Ap Photos: For Israeli teens, military is rite of passageRead the original story

    Feb 27, 2015 | My Mother Lode

    With a mandatory three-year military service looming after graduation, Jewish teenage boys, and increasingly girls too, are gearing up for the draft, getting into shape and trying to improve their chances of acceptance into elite combat units. Girls serve two years, but very few are placed in combat positions.

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  17. UK permits UN usage of royal air force in S. SudanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Sudan Tribune

    The British government has permitted the deployment and usage of its royal air force by the United Nations Mission in South Sudan . The flight will reportedly be used to deliver vital supplies and vehicles to field locations in Upper Nile state, with the operation expected to last until mid-April.

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  18. Department of Defense Briefing by Vice Adm. Syring on the Fiscal Year ...Read the original story

    Feb 4, 2015 | U.S. Department of Defense

    STAFF: The director of the Missile Defense Agency, he's going to speak for a short period of time, and then he'll take some questions afterward. So if you could please wait until the end of his remarks before asking questions, and if you could identify yourself , affiliate .

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  19. Pilots fought war on two frontsRead the original story

    Jan 29, 2012 | The Maryland Gazette

    Not long after his 90th birthday a few weeks ago, LeRoy Battle's wheelchair was parked in the White House's theater room to screen the new film "Red Tails" before it hit theaters. Wearing the red blazer favored by the Tuskegee Airmen, Battle had gourmet popcorn in his lap, a challenge coin President Barack Obama had given him an hour earlier in his pocket, and tears in his eyes.

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  20. Report: Hawaii supervisor manipulated veterans' benefit dataRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | KNUS-AM Aurora

    A supervisor at the Veterans Administration office in Honolulu was manipulating data to make it look like the agency was processing veterans' benefits claims faster than they actually were, according to a new report by the VA Office of Inspector General. The data manipulation happened last year when there was heightened scrutiny nationwide over how long veterans were waiting to see doctors.

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