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16Nov/21

Air Tanzania Announces Order for Boeing Freighter and Passenger Jets

Boeing [NYSE: BA] and the United Republic of Tanzania today announced an order for a 787-8 Dreamliner, a 767-300 Freighter and two 737 MAX jets at the 2021 Dubai Airshow. The airplanes will be operated by Air Tanzania, the national flag-carrier of Tanzania, to expand service from the country to new markets across Africa, Asia and Europe. The order, valued at more than $726 million at list prices, was previously unidentified on the Boeing Orders and Deliveries website. Continue reading

07Nov/21

Boeing to Debut 777X, Spotlight Defense and Global Services and Highlight Sustainability, Technology and Partnerships at 2021 Dubai Airshow

Boeing will showcase its market-leading portfolio of commercial, defense and services products at the 2021 Dubai Airshow this month, including the international debut of its newest fuel-efficient widebody jet, the 777X, along with the company’s growing autonomous capabilities such as the Boeing Airpower Teaming System. Continue reading

07May/17

Unmanned U.S. Air Force space plane lands after secret, 2-year mission

KENNEDY SPACE CENTER, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES (MAY 07, 2017) (DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE) – The U.S. military’s experimental X-37B space plane landed on Sunday (May 7) at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center in Florida, completing a classified mission that lasted nearly two years, the Air Force said.
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02Nov/16

Australian MH370 report says plane in ‘increasing rate of descent’ when it vanished

A new report into missing Malaysia Airlines MH370 says that additional analysis of satellite communications from the aircraft was consistent with it being in a “high and increasing rate of descent” when it vanished.
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28Oct/16

Plane carrying VP candidate Pence that skided off NY runway is removed

The plane carrying U.S. Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence, which skidded off the runway after landing in the rain at New York City’s LaGuardia Airport, is removed from the runway

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03Jan/16
British adventurer Tracey Curtis-Taylor

British aviation adventurer Curtis-Taylor recreates England to Australia solo flight

Canadian based British adventurer Tracey Curtis-Taylor touches down in Darwin following a 20 day solo flight paying homage to aviation pioneer Amy Johnson’s famous flight from England to Australia in 1930.

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25Mar/15

Safety experts speculate cause of A320 crash in French Alps

An Airbus operated by Lufthansa’s Germanwings budget airline traveling from Barcelona to Duesseldorf crashed into a mountainside in the French Alps on Tuesday killing 144 passengers and six crew members on board, safety experts are now speculating the cause of the deadly accident.

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02Mar/15

Australian deputy PM says MH370 search may be called off

Australia’s Deputy Prime Minister Warren Truss says the hunt for missing Malaysian Airlines MH370 may be called off as no trace of the plane has been found after a year of searching.

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