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Prosecutors Say MH17 Shot Down from Pro-Russian Territory

BUK missile system identified as the weapon used

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Jul 2, 2010 - 6:37 AM
Boeing has finalized an order with Air China, the flag carrier of the People's Republic of China, for 20 Next-Generation 737-800 jetliners, the manufacture
Jul 1, 2010 - 11:55 AM
A June editorial in GPS World magazine notes that ICAO’s marine equivalent, the International Maritime Organization (IMO), has endorsed eLoran as the backu
Jul 1, 2010 - 9:51 AM
Boeing announced today that it has decided on a firm configuration for the next iteration of the Dreamliner.
Jul 1, 2010 - 9:49 AM
Delta Air Lines announced today that it has entered into definitive agreements to sell two of its wholly owned regional airline subsidiaries-Minneapolis-ba
Jun 29, 2010 - 1:07 PM
Delta Air Lines and subsidiary Delta AirElite introduced a service to allow customers to book scheduled airline and on-demand charter flights in a single t
Jun 28, 2010 - 12:42 PM
The FAA will be studying how to integrate unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in the National Airspace System through a cooperative research and development ag
Jun 26, 2010 - 5:51 AM
Smaller European airlines have been warned that inaccurate monitoring of aircraft <link news/single-news-page/article/eurocontrol-close-to-approving-ets-su
Jun 26, 2010 - 5:47 AM
Air Ranking International, a Geneva-based consultancy firm, has just released its inaugural safety ranking of commercial airlines.
Jun 26, 2010 - 5:40 AM
GE Aviation received an award from the FAA as part of the Continuous Lower Energy, Emissions and Noise (Cleen) program–a joint government-industry initiati
Jun 26, 2010 - 5:30 AM
The FAA has awarded Pratt &amp; Whitney a one-year contract&nbsp;under its Continuous Lower Energy, Emissions and Noise (Cleen) program&nbsp;to develop eng