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February 8, 2016, 1:43 PM

Jetpack Is Real, and It Flies

Jetpack Aviation has accomplished the dream of real jetpack flight, powered by two tiny turbine engines.

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2013 Emirates commercial order spree was ‘once in a lifetime’ says Boeing.
Airbus A320
Nov 7, 2015 - 3:15 AM
European airframer’s order book jammed with more than 1,200 aircraft backlogged in the region
Airbus A320
Nov 7, 2015 - 12:35 AM
Environmental benefit proven in principle but difficult to estimate over a life cycle.
Nov 6, 2015 - 4:22 PM
Comments on the proposal are due February 5.
Nov 5, 2015 - 4:56 PM
Rolls-Royce has achieved the first test flight with its 97,000-pound thrust Trent XWB-97 turbofan.
Nov 5, 2015 - 5:20 AM
The pressurized glider made its first flight in September and is to harness an upward wind that was still unknown 25 years ago.
Nov 5, 2015 - 5:10 AM
Iran aircraft orders are likely to be held back by a stagnant economy despite lifting of sanctions.
Nov 5, 2015 - 3:20 AM
Massive back orders on seats are greatly reduced, but deliveries still lag, leading customers to grow impatient
Vistara on tarmac
Nov 4, 2015 - 8:30 AM
Engineering firm to honor flight-hour services deal with Vistara
Nov 4, 2015 - 8:00 AM
The new ultra-long range version of the A350XWB will be able to fly non-stop for up to 19 hours.