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Airbus:  Albatross is inspiring next generation of aircraft wings
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Airbus: Albatross is inspiring next generation of aircraft wings

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- June 13, 2019

Airbus engineers have developed a scale-model airplane with the first in-flight, flapping wing-tips that could revolutionize aircraft wing-design. The aerospace ... Read More

Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA
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Embraer Praetor 600 now triple-certified by EASA and FAA

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 21, 2019

Embraer announced today that the company's new Praetor 600 super-midsize business jet was granted its Type Certificate by EASA (European ... Read More

United Airlines launches new safety video featuring Spider-Man
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United Airlines launches new safety video featuring Spider-Man

mm Chief Assignment Editor- May 13, 2019

Beginning June 1, United Airlines will launch its latest inflight safety demonstration video featuring Spider-Man in an entertaining mini-drama film. ... Read More

Mayday on TK1 from Istanbul to JFK after severe turbulence over New England
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Mayday on TK1 from Istanbul to JFK after severe turbulence over New England

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- March 10, 2019

Turkish Airlines Flight One, non-stop service from Istanbul landed at JFK Airport New York at 5.35pm Saturday night. Prior to ... Read More

Domestic, international travel weather shutdown turbulence
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Domestic, international travel weather shutdown turbulence

mm Chief Assignment Editor- March 5, 2019

Travel to and within the U.S. grew 3.2 percent year-over-year in January, according to the U.S. Travel Association's latest Travel ... Read More

IATA: Airline industry showing continuing safety improvements
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IATA: Airline industry showing continuing safety improvements

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 21, 2019

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) released data for the 2018 safety performance of the commercial airline industry showing continuing ... Read More

Delta Air Lines climbs in Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies rankings
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Delta Air Lines climbs in Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies rankings

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 20, 2019

Delta is one of Fast Company's Most Innovative Companies Worldwide for the second consecutive year – the only airline on ... Read More

Delta Air Lines flight nose-dives twice before emergency landing
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Delta Air Lines flight nose-dives twice before emergency landing

mm Chief Assignment Editor- February 14, 2019

Delta Air Lines' flight from Orange County to Seattle was rattled into a nose-dive two times by severe turbulence. The ... Read More

Delta emergency landing in Reno
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Delta emergency landing in Reno

editor editor- February 14, 2019

Delta Airlines flight 5763 had to make an emergency landing at RenoTahoe International Airport today, February 13, 2019 at approximately ... Read More

Delta Air Lines CEO: The goal is to make travel ‘magical’
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Delta Air Lines CEO: The goal is to make travel ‘magical’

mm Chief Assignment Editor- January 9, 2019

Delta CEO Ed Bastian told the tech world Tuesday that Delta's goal is to make travel something customers don't have ... Read More

IATA’s new program helps airlines avoid turbulence
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IATA’s new program helps airlines avoid turbulence

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 31, 2018

International Air Transport Association announced the roll-out its new program that will assist airlines with avoiding turbulence when planning the ... Read More

IATA enables airlines to share turbulence data
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IATA enables airlines to share turbulence data

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 12, 2018

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) launched its Turbulence Aware data resource to help airlines avoid turbulence when planning routes ... Read More

More turbulence ahead: Increasingly difficult times for private jet travel
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More turbulence ahead: Increasingly difficult times for private jet travel

mm Chief Assignment Editor- December 11, 2018

PrivatAir filed for insolvency on December 5, 2018 – and while its focus was on charter rather than fractional ownership ... Read More

Twelve passengers hurt when turbulence hits United flight
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Twelve passengers hurt when turbulence hits United flight

editor editor- April 5, 2012

12 people suffered minor injuries aboard a United Airlines flight when it encountered turbulence while flying over Louisiana on Wednesday, ... Read More

AA plane makes emergency landing after 2 passengers injured
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AA plane makes emergency landing after 2 passengers injured

editor editor- August 11, 2011

A plane made an emergency landing in South Carolina Tuesday after two passengers were injured during the turbulent flight, aviation ... Read More

Emirates Airline criticized over air turbulence incident
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Emirates Airline criticized over air turbulence incident

editor editor- November 8, 2010

Kochi, India - The Director General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) has criticized Emirates Airline for the manner in which the ... Read More

This is your captain speaking: please prepare for turbulence
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This is your captain speaking: please prepare for turbulence

editor editor- August 5, 2010

SANTA BARBARA, CA - Before taking a trip research the weather in flight and at your destination. Pack accordingly and ... Read More

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Injured passengers from United Flight 967 released from hospital

editor editor- July 22, 2010

The last of 21 people suffering bumps, bruises and neck strain from severe turbulence aboard a United Airlines flight were ... Read More

Severe turbulence injures ten on United Flight 935
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Severe turbulence injures ten on United Flight 935

editor editor- May 27, 2010

LOS ANGELES — Authorities say 10 people suffered injuries, including broken bones, during severe turbulence on a flight from London ... Read More

26 passengers injured by turbulence on Rio-Houston flight
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26 passengers injured by turbulence on Rio-Houston flight

editor editor- August 4, 2009

Severe turbulence shook a Continental Airlines flight Monday, injuring dozens of passengers and forcing the aircraft to divert to Miami, ... Read More

NASA developing prototype to help aircraft avoid ocean storms and turbulence
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NASA developing prototype to help aircraft avoid ocean storms and turbulence

editor editor- July 8, 2009

While the cause of the tragic loss of Air France Flight 447 has yet to be determined, what we do ... Read More

32 hurt on turbulent Hong Kong-Bangkok flight
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32 hurt on turbulent Hong Kong-Bangkok flight

editor editor- October 3, 2008

Bangkok — Thirty-two people were hospitalized Thursday after a China Airlines Boeing 747-400 hit severe turbulence en route from Hong ... Read More

China Airlines turbulent flight to Bali
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China Airlines turbulent flight to Bali

editor editor- September 22, 2008

Thirteen Chinese were hurt when a plane operated by China Airlines was struck by turbulence on its route from Taipei ... Read More

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