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Jul 29, 2011 - 11:41 AM
How does one measure the success of an airplane designer? Was John Thorp a success because he designed, among many others, the airplane (his T-16 of the m
Jul 27, 2011 - 4:51 AM
I recall being at first surprised, then relieved, by the oft-quoted statistic that aviation accounts for just 2 percent of global CO2 emissions.
Jul 22, 2011 - 8:22 AM
The regional airline business lost more of its luster last week, when Delta Air Lines announced it would retire its entire Saab 340 turboprop fleet and “ad
The July 21 landing of the space shuttle Atlantis marked the end of a 30-year...
Jul 22, 2011 - 8:16 AM
After a span of 30 years the space shuttle program ended on July 21 when <i>Atlantis</i> landed safely at the Kennedy Space Center in Florida.
Jul 20, 2011 - 10:54 AM
At this year’s Paris Air Show, some big players bellied up to the biojet bar.
Jul 19, 2011 - 6:22 AM
The electrically powered <link http://www.solarimpulse.com/index.php>Solar Impulse</link> (HB-SIA) is an amazing airplane and I was anxious to see it fly d
Jul 19, 2011 - 5:33 AM
I was rearranging the contents of one of my bookshelves to make room for a stack of books that had been read but had no permanent residence.
Jul 14, 2011 - 9:44 AM
What does the future hold for Dubai Aerospace Enterprise in the wake of this month’s news that its leasing arm, DAE Capital, has cancelled all remaining ai
Jul 8, 2011 - 8:46 AM
Just days after commending President Obama for his June 28 visit to an Alcoa plant in Davenport, Iowa, Aerospace Industries Association (AIA) president and
Jul 8, 2011 - 8:43 AM
Some days I feel like Richard Clarke the fateful summer before the tragedy of 9/11, when his hair was all on fire as his warnings about the mounting threat