Aerospace

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February 6, 2016, 12:03 PM

Ex-Sikorsky President Jeff Pino Killed in P-51 Crash

Pino owned the P-51 Mustang, “Big Beautiful Doll,” since early 2014, and that October made a successful gear-up landing in the airplane.

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Jun 15, 2010 - 7:12 AM
Boeing announced yesterday that it received expanded type inspection authorization (TIA) from the FAA for the <link news/single-news-page/article/boeing-as
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May 19, 2010 - 8:08 AM
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