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Electronic Cigarettes Take To the SkiesSci-Tech TodayBlu Cigs, maker of electronic cigarettes that offer the taste but not the tobacco found in a regular cigarette, is partnering with a charter jet firm to ...and more »
KATUPlanes bump at airport; 2 workers firedUPI.com3 (UPI) -- Two airport workers in Seattle have been fired after one jet was pushed back too far and struck another on the tarmac, Alaska Airlines said. ...2 ramp workers lose jobs after planes bumpBusinessWeek2 tarmac workers fired over bumping of jets at Sea-TacSeattle TimesTwo Menzies employees fired over Sea-Tac fender benderKING5.comSeattle Post Intelligencerall 45 news articles »
The Star-Ledger - NJ.comWitness: Jet in 2005 New Jersey Crash Didn't Meet Safety RegsClaimsJournal.comThe crash hastened the installation at Teterboro of safety features designed to stop planes from going off the runway. It also spurred the Federal Aviation ...Prosecutors rest in Teterboro plane crash caseThe Star-Ledger - NJ.comall 13 news articles »
CBC.caBoeing Raises 20-Year Jet Sales Forecast of ChinaDice NewsHe said reporters that they have seen much strong market than they predicted for single-aisle airplanes. He also added that when they look at international ...Jet sales forecast lifted for ChinaBirmingham StarAirbus Set to Erode Boeing's Lead in China With 100-Jet OrderBloombergBoeing Lifts 20-Year China Jet Demand to $480 BillionBusinessWeekNPR -Reuters -121Carhire.comall 287 news articles »
CBC.caIndia airline Spice to buy 30 Bombardier jetsAFPNEW DELHI — Low-cost Indian carrier Spice Jet said Wednesday it plans to buy as many as 30 planes from Canada's Bombardier in a deal worth up to 900 ...India's up-and-coming low-cost airline to buy 30 more planesMonsters and Critics.comSpiceJet plans to buy 30 planes for $900 MnSifySpiceJet swings to profit, plans regional services next yearLivemintGlobe and Mailall 89 news articles »
Runway hump repair, jet bridges to cost airport $18.2MJackson Clarion Ledger... $4.2 million will go toward putting in two new jet bridges and replacing three others. The bridges connect passengers from flight gates to the planes. ...and more »
MiamiHerald.comNavy `Blue Angels' to perform at Homestead air showMiamiHerald.comWith dozens of military aircraft on display in the air and on the ground, this year's show promises the smell of jet fuel and the sound of afterburner, ...and more »
Argentina, Brazil to build cargo planeUPI.coms Hercules C-130 transport aircraft, Russian and Chinese military transport planes. Brazil began a multibillion-dollar regeneration program for its defense ...and more »
Security pressure seen on passenger jet cargoReuters... less cargo on passenger planes or improve blast protection after one of the parcels in the Yemen bomb plot was found to have flown in a passenger jet, ...and more »
Sydney Morning HeraldPentagon's Favorite Jet Delayed as Costs Rise Yet AgainWired News (blog)Add another several billion dollars and years in delays to the military's most important new jet. Nearly a year after Defense Secretary ...Lockheed F-35 faces more delays, cost hikesAsiaOneFighter jets face delays of three more yearsBlacktown Sunall 34 news articles »
Recycle Rama draws hundreds of cars, thousands of pounds of junkLansing State JournalThe two 14-year-old girls from Bath might as well have been directing jet planes on the tarmac. There they were Saturday - Hannah Bleech and Shelby Hayes ...
Planes show off pieces of history at annual Warbirds Over the Rockies air showGreeley TribuneSome planes even simulated bomb drops, and there were even remote-controlled jet planes that streaked overhead. Wearing a German officer's helmet from the ...
INTERVIEW-UPDATE 2-M'bishi Aircraft aims for profit in 10 yearsAlibaba News ChannelMitsubishi says its planes will be 20 percent more fuel efficient than rival aircraft, allowing carriers to cut operating costs. The jet is expected to sell ...
Editorial: Airshow a success story on many levelsThe Salinas CalifornianAfter all, what is dull about the awesome power of jet planes breaking the sound barrier or the sight of military jet fighters zooming across the Salinas ...California International Airshow Salinas to celebrate 30 years of planes ...The Salinas CalifornianNewsmaker Q&A: Ready for take-off, happy landing after 30 years in airThe Salinas Californianall 3 news articles »
Is this what a new 737 could look like?Northwest Cable NewsSince all of us have flown on these planes, those aisles get pretty plugged up with flight attendents and their drink trolleys and people trying to get to ...and more »
AFPMidair Crash Narrowly AvertedAOL Travel NewsA US Airways jet and a small cargo plane came so close to a midair collision over Minneapolis the captain of the passenger plane said over the radio, ...Feds: Near-collision of 2 planes over MinneapolisThe Associated PressPlanes narrowly avoid collisionWashington PostTwo planes nearly collide over MinneapolisWQOW TV News 189&10 News -dBTechno -FOX 9 Newsall 506 news articles »
New Zealand HeraldTime-Warping Occurs in Daily LifeWired News (blog)Tabletop experiments at a lab in Colorado have illustrated the odd behavior of time, a strangeness typically probed with space travel and jet planes. ...Daily Time-WarpsBig Thinkall 110 news articles »
Deadline Set to Fix Defective Jet SeatsWall Street JournalThe FAA directive covers more than 270 airplanes operated by US carriers. The FAA also indicated that Koito's previous quality-control lapses pose ...and more »
Jet with presidential paint scheme conducts tests at VandenbergLompoc RecordAlthough Vandenberg has no aircraft regularly stationed there, planes are a common site over the Lompoc Valley as military pilots practice taking off from ...and more »
Globe and MailCessna layoffs show business-jet weaknessGlobe and MailHowever, he stressed the fact that the Learjet line of planes accounts for only 7 per cent of expected fiscal 2011 business-jet revenue. ...Textron's Cessna to Cut 700 Jobs, Output on Weak Demand for Business JetsBloombergCessna boss Pelton: 700 layoffs are result of a stalled recoveryKansas.comTextron's Cessna Unit to Cut 700 Jobs, Jet ProductionSan Francisco Chronicleall 200 news articles »
...first thought that his jet would be "well above" it. The AAIB recommended that the TCAS II equipment should be made mandatory for planes flying in the London area. It also suggested instructions from the control tower at London City Airport be given separately...
...region's buzzing aviation activity. South Florida is home to more than 5,000 general aviation planes, corporate jets, military planes. Further, more than 80 airlines carry about 150,000 passengers in and out of the three commercial airports each day. The region...
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Eastern Washington testing ground for new biofuelTheNewsTribune.comLast month, an Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt successfully flew on a 50-50 blend of camelina-based fuel and regular jet fuel, and similar tests are planned with ...and more »
Boeing rally raises doubt Dreamliner justifies profit estimateChicago Daily HeraldMcNerney is cutting the price of his planes to exploit the four-year delay, until 2016, of Lockheed Martin Corp.'s F-35 jet fighter. ...and more »
AvStop Aviation NewsNTSB to investigate Southwest Airlines jet's near collision with small plane ...Dallas Morning NewsA Southwest Airlines Co. jet landing at the Burbank, Calif., airport had a near collision Monday with a small ...Planes nearly collide at California airportCNN (blog)NTSB investigates runway near-collision in Calif.The Associated PressUPI NewsTrack TopNewsUPI.comall 400 news articles »
China Key To Carrier ComebackInvestor's Business DailyJet makers such as Textron (TXT) unit Cessna Aircraft and Montreal-based Bombardier see 2011 as a turnaround year. Chinese business jet demand is growing. ...More hints of cuts at BombardierMontreal Gazetteall 13 news articles »
Providence Business NewsTextron Swings to 1Q Loss Amid Continued Business Jet WoesWall Street JournalThe maker of Cessna planes and Bell helicopters has modest expectations for this year and plans to focus on cost productivity and liquidating finance ...CEO: Cessna orders as expectedKansas.comall 117 news articles »
Rockwell Collins posts a smaller quarterly profitMarketWatchThings are already improving, with business-jet utilization up some 12% in March from a year ago, while the percentage of jets on the used market fell to ...and more »
Earthtimes (press release)Freezing the Boeing 787 using weather control technologyCrunchGear (blog)So where exactly are you supposed to go if you need to freeze one of largest passenger jet planes ever made? ...Boeing Begins Cold-Weather Testing of DreamlinerWall Street JournalBoeing, Abbott hit by health care reformChicago TribuneBoeing tests passenger jet at Eglin AFBWALA-TV FOX10Seattle Times -BusinessWeek -Destin Logall 155 news articles »
Washington PostAsh cloud has jet fighters grounded in EuropeThe Associated PressIt grounded American jet fighters and some of the most advanced air forces in the world. Like their commercial cousins, fighters, reconnaissance planes, ...Military resumes Europe flight operationsStars and StripesUS military fears volcano could harm jetsThe Associated Pressall 199 news articles »
The HinduVolcano Ash: Experts answer your questionsBBC NewsSome propeller based planes have been flying, but only on a limited basis. Although they don't suffer from the same problems as jet planes, ...Volcano Post-Mortem Triggers ClashCBS NewsEuropean Airspace Could Reopen Tuesday If Ash Levels AllowEnvironment News ServiceResearch Gap Left Airlines Exposed to Volcano's BlastBusinessWeekWall Street Journal -Collingwood Enterprise Bulletin -The Associated Pressall 6,833 news articles »
CBS NewsLife Before Jet Planes and Ash CloudsCBS NewsBefore jet planes made it possible for politicians to fly home every week to raise money, campaigns were a lot cheaper. And when they had to stay in ...and more »
Washington PostVirgin Blue to buy up to 105 Boeing 737sFinancial TimesThe maker of the 747 jumbo jet, the 777 twin-engine long-haul aircraft and the best-selling 737 short-haul jet, lost the top spot to Airbus for the first ...Virgin Blue signs for up to 105 new Boeing 737sCrikey (blog)Virgin celebrates Easter at ChristmasAviation RecordVirgin Blue's massive Boeing buyHerald Sunall 198 news articles »
New York TimesWhen Military Moves a War, There Are No ShortcutsNew York TimesCargo planes, bombers, jet fighters, helicopters and drones are stacked up in the skies, waiting to land. All lethal supplies — weapons, armored trucks, ...and more »
Business Jets, an Economic Indicator?New York TimesAccording to the Federal Aviation Administration, which tracks business jet use, the number of flight operations peaked at 4.8 million in 2007, ...and more »
Talks Aim to Curb Jet SubsidyWall Street JournalNow, Bombardier is starting to produce planes that will for the first time compete directly against Boeing and Airbus models. Bombardier has long produced ...and more »
Telegraph.co.ukObama to Lift Ban on Offshore Oil DrillingVoice of AmericaThe jet will be flown for the first time on April 22 - Earth Day. The US Navy has set a goal of using 50 percent alternative fuels in all of its planes, ...Obama Opens Up Offshore Drilling in Energy Security PlanThe Epoch TimesObama: Energy Initiatives Seek to Bolster SecurityDepartment of DefenseHow Offshore Drilling Affects US MilitaryAOL NewsPortfolio.com (blog) -Khabrein.infoall 2,344 news articles »
Telegraph.co.ukNear collision of United jet and Cessna aircrafteTurboNewsBut as the United jet is climbing through 1100 feet, the airport controller, who is also in contact with the pilot of the small Cessna, realizes the planes ...Near miss: Tiny Cessna in incident with Beijing-bound Boeing 777, feds sayUSA TodayClose Call for Two Planes: Near Miss in AirABC NewsFeds: Two aircraft came too close over San FranciscoCNNThe Associated Press -Wired News -Los Angeles Times (blog)all 350 news articles »
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The Money TimesSmall plane, jet too close for comfort near SFOSan Francisco ChronicleThe Cessna pilot confirmed that the United jet "is in sight" and that the smaller plane would "pass behind him." But moments later, as the jet reached 1500 ...United jet's close call with plane under investigationChicago TribuneUnited Airlines jet and small plane narrowly escape midair collisionThe Money TimesAir crash missed by just 200 ft.New York PostLawyers and Settlements -Examiner.com -Chicago Breaking Business - Tribune (blog)all 82 news articles »
Washington PostBoeing's Dreamliner Lags Testing ScheduleWall Street JournalTest flights of three new 747-8's, configured as cargo planes, have been conducted since the first jet flew in late February. Last week, Boeing said the ...Boeing Dreamliner wings bend, apparently don't breakHeraldNetDreamliner closer to commercial releaseMarketplace (blog)Boeing Plans 'Critical' Wing Stress Test on Dreamliner TodayBusinessWeekGulfNews -The Olympian -NASDAQall 463 news articles »
India TalkiesUS to provide 14 F-16 jet planes to PakistanXinhuaISLAMABAD, March 27 (Xinhua) -- The United States has agreed to provide another 14 F-16 jet planes to Pakistan till December this year, Pakistani Air Chief ...US to provide 14 F-16 fighter jets to PakistanPakistani Newspaperall 61 news articles »
...after 2016. COMAC, which was founded in 2008 to take charge of the country's jumbo jet project, expects to sell 2,000 C919 planes at home and abroad in the next two decades, Wu said. "But what could harm the sales of the domestically made planes is that very...
...but warned it could pose a problem if air traffic grew at a fast pace and Jet needed to use such large planes itself. Jet was earlier negotiating with Royal Brunei Airlines for a dry-leasing deal—in which an aircraft is rented out without any crew, insurance...
...and cut costs, the country's largest airline by market share Jet Airways today said it will lease three of its wide-body Boeing planes to Thai Airways for three years with immediate effect. The premier private airline signed a new dry lease agreement with...
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FOXNewsThe Costly F-35: The Saga of America's Next Fighter JetTIME(See the top 10 most expensive military planes.) It's a strange predicament for the modest jet that was supposed to be the cheap end of the military's ...Pentagon Develops Plan to Buy New Air Force One FleetFOXNewsIf we're stuck with the F-35, let's at least do it rightNieman Watchdog (blog)all 11 news articles »
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Here is some of the action from a *very* windy weekend in Tokoroa New Zealand where the annual ANZAC jet rally was held. A crosswind with gusts of up to 50kph made landings very difficult and proved the old saying that an ounce of luck is worth a pound of skill. Unfortunately it was just too windy to test-fly the Pulsejet TameCat - but maybe tomorrow will be better. Watch for Part 2
My Beautiful RC L-39 EDF Jet was crashed twice due to CG that was still not set right. Finally I figured things out, and joined the 3 Pieces back lol. Now the jet is back in action and flies so sweet. I am gonna fix the retracts soon after buying the retract servos. Till then enjoy this video. Comments and feedback welcome at email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. Don't forget to check www.redcatracing.com, http www.hobby-estore.com, http and www.youtube.com
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