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End of an era: Boeing 747 takes last US commercial flight

Added: 16.12.2017 23:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

December 17, 2017 12:22 PM
NEW YORK (AFP) - The Boeing 747, the original jumbo jet that was the favourite American presidents and key to affordable mass market air travel in the United States, will pass into aviation history this week.

From: www.straitstimes.com

The First Class VR Review (PC) | Hey Poor Player

Added: 16.12.2017 22:24 | 0 views | 0 comments

HPP's Francis DiPersio writes: "The First Class VR is the latest piece of edutainment software to arrive on the Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. Developed by Chinese studio Light & Digital Technology, it aims to showcase the birth of aviation and the human races quest to reach the cosmos. Detailing the birth of flight with the construction of Chinese strategist Kongmings first flying lanterns, all the way to the SpaceXs commercial line of rockets, The First Class VR looks to satisfy the curiosity of flight enthusiasts of all ages. Its an interesting premise, for sure. And it sounds like a perfect fit for VR."

From: n4g.com

Drone operator blamed for midair collision with Army Blackhawk helicopter

Added: 14.12.2017 14:25 | 0 views | 0 comments


A recreational drone operator was at fault in the first confirmed midair collision in the U.S. between a drone and a manned aircraft, the National Transportation Safety Board said Thursday
The operator was unaware the Federal Aviation Administration had temporarily banned drone flights in New York...

From: www.sun-sentinel.com

Converting waste water from dairies to animal feed and aviation fuel

Added: 14.12.2017 13:26 | 0 views | 0 comments

Scientists have developed a bioprocess that enables conversion of acid whey, a dairy by-product, without the use of additional chemicals. Scientists used microbiome cultures similar to those in the human gut. The new bio-oil can be used in animal feed or, after further refinement, as a fuel for airplanes.

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Egypt to sign deal to help resumption of Russian flights

Added: 14.12.2017 9:50 | 0 views | 0 comments

Egyptian Aviation Ministry officials say a security protocol is soon to be signed with Russia to prepare for the resumption of Russian flights to Egypt after more than a two-year hiatus.

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US pleads for clarity on Brexit aviation 'black hole'

Added: 14.12.2017 3:22 | 0 views | 0 comments

With the UK leaving the EU, the US is hoping for some clarity on how it intends to certify the safety of aircraft components from manufacturers.

Tags: UK, EU, Aviation, Brexit
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Converting waste water from dairies to animal feed and aviation fuel

Added: 13.12.2017 12:49 | 0 views | 0 comments

Scientists have developed a bioprocess that enables conversion of acid whey, a dairy by-product, without the use of additional chemicals. Scientists used microbiome cultures similar to those in the human gut. The new bio-oil can be used in animal feed or, after further refinement, as a fuel for airplanes.

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EU sends stark warning to airlines on post-Brexit flying

Added: 12.12.2017 12:18 | 0 views | 0 comments

British airlines will lose all flying rights to the European Union if there is no transition agreement after Brexit, the EU executive said on Tuesday (Dec 12), a stark reminder of the risks facing the aviation sector if there is no deal.

From: www.straitstimes.com

Aeroflot takes title of World’s Leading Aviation Brand at World Travel Awards

Added: 12.12.2017 6:10 | 0 views | 0 comments

Aeroflot has taken the prestigious title of World’s Leading Aviation Brand at the World Travel Awards, the first time the prize has been awarded.

Tags: Aviation
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