Unsolved Mysteries: The D. B. Cooper Hijacking

Unsolved Mysteries: The D. B. Cooper Hijacking

Unsolved Mysteries: The D. B. Cooper Hijacking It remains one of the greatest unsolved mysteries in the United States, a startling crime that captured the American imagination, inspiring songs, movies, TV shows and books. In 1971, a man who called himself Dan Cooper hijacked a passenger plane from Oregon to Seattle where he freed the […]

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Barack Obama's Last Flight on Air Force One

Barack Obama’s Last Flight on Air Force One

Barack Obama’s Last Flight on Air Force One President Barack Obama stepped off Air Force One at Joint Base Andrews after his last flight on the presidential aircraft as president last Wednesday. The plane goes by the call sign “Air Force One” whenever the sitting president is on board. With his last trip aboard the […]

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American Airlines named Airline of the Year

American Airlines named Airline of the Year

American Airlines named Airline of the Year American Airlines rewarded its 120,000 employees with free plane tickets after the carrier was named the “Airline of the Year” on Tuesday. The award has been given out annually for the past 43 years by media company Air Transport World (ATW). It will be presented at a gala […]

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Jet Lag

Jet Lag: Prevention and Recovery Tips

Jet Lag: Prevention and Recovery Tips Our bodies are naturally programmed to do a number of things throughout a 24-hour period such as eating and sleeping, and these rhythms as they are known, get thrown wildly of sync when we travel long distances at high speed. A major change in time zones can mean that […]

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MH370 search officially suspended

MH370 Search Officially Suspended

MH370 Search Officially Suspended Almost three years after MH370 disappeared during a routine flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing, the search is over. The plane remains missing. The Joint Agency Coordination Center in Australia, which has helped lead the $160 million hunt for the Boeing 777 in remote waters west of Australia, said the search […]

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SpaceX Completes Successful Rocket Launch

SpaceX Completes Successful Rocket Launch

SpaceX Completes Successful Rocket Launch Private space exploration company SpaceX has conducted its first successful launch since the explosion of a rocket on the launchpad in September. SpaceX sent the rocket into space Saturday from Vandenberg Air Force Base, California. It landed the first-stage mechanism successfully on a barge in the Pacific Ocean an important step […]

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Turkish Airlines Cargo Plane Crashes in Kyrgyzstan

Turkish Cargo Plane Crashes in Kyrgyzstan

Turkish Cargo Plane Crashes in Kyrgyzstan At least 37 people were killed when a Turkish cargo plane crashed into a village in Kyrgyzstan, according to a statement from Kyrgyzstan’s Ministry of Emergency Situations. “The number of victims is increasing quickly,” said Elira Sharipova, a spokeswoman for Kyrgyzstan’s Emergency Ministry. “The fire service, rescue services, ministry of […]

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Alphabet Is Killing Off Its Solar Drone Project

Alphabet Is Killing Off Its Solar Drone Project Google owner Alphabet’s subsidiary research company, X, has shut down its project aimed at building a solar-powered drone intended to bring internet access to remote areas. Google purchased Titan Aerospace in 2014. Facebook also reportedly had been interested in buying the U.S. maker of aerial drones. Titan […]

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The world's new airplanes this year

The World’s New Airplanes In 2017

The World’s New Airplanes In 2017 2017 will bring an unusually large range of new airplanes. Take a look and pick the one that you like the most. A330neo: Airbus is expected to fly its A330neo next year. Neo stands for “new engine option.” A330neo is a truly modern aircraft that shares the values of […]

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Supersonic jet to have its first test flight in 2017

Supersonic Jet to Have its Test Flight in 2017

Supersonic Jet to Have its Test Flight in 2017 The supersonic jet is the first one for Virgin Galactic. The model could improve the flight experience. If reports are confirmed, in just three hours and 15 minutes the passenger jet could get from London to New York. The jet is called XB-1 or “Baby Boom”. […]

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