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Comment: How commercial supersonic aircraft could return to the skies

In this cross-posting with The Conversation, aerospace engineering professor Iain Boyd discusses the rise and fall of supersonic flight, and…

News Flash: Air tanker lost in NSW

AUSTRALIA: A large air tanker has crashed while performing routine firefighting operations in New South Wales, with the loss of all three crew members.

Good Kit – Delta Force

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Indonesia ends search for Sriwijaya crash victims

Indonesian authorities announced on Thursday they will halt their search for further victims of the Sriwijaya Air plane that crashed…

MAXED OUT – Fate may define the difference between being first and being best

There was a time when being first into the market with the latest jet from Boeing or Airbus was a winning formula for progressive airlines. Over the past few years, however, being a prime mover has become a risky and highly costly business as repeated operational glitches plague some of the newest models.

US senators move to block Saudi drone sales

A White House bid to reinterpret the terms of the Missile Technology Control Regime (MTCR) has come under fire from…

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