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10 Mind-Blowing Facts About The World’s Most Advanced Stealth Jet

10 Mind-Blowing Facts About The World’s Most Advanced Stealth Jet There’s a lot you may not know about the F-35. Get up to speed at F35.com. (www.buzzfeed.com) More...

Dutch Safety Board Releases Video Detailing MH17 Crash

After the final report released yesterday, video is now available detailing the Dutch Safety Board’s investigation into the causes of the crash of flight MH17 on 17 July 2014 in the eastern part of Ukraine and the Board’s investigation into flying over conflict zones. (aviationbuzzword.com) More...

MH17, Russia shot it down, but negligence made it a target

This Tuesday’s release of the Dutch investigation into the destruction of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over Ukraine in July 2014 is already setting off leaks and previews, but it should also raise the issue as to why a number of airlines were dicing with death by flying thousands of their passengers through manifestly unsafe air space. By far the most detailed and convincing nailing of a Russian surface to air missile as the the weapon that destroyed the Boeing 777-200ER and all 298 people on… (blogs.crikey.com.au) More...

Cessna T210 Lands on Idaho Highway

A small plane makes an emergency landing on I-84 in Boise, Idaho Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2015. Two law enforcement agencies say the small craft touched down about 7 a.m. There don't appear to be any injuries. (www.seattlepi.com) More...

Qantas to make longest commercial flight in the world

. Qantas chief executive Alan Joyce said the new Boeing 787-9 had the range to make the 14,000km journey from Perth to London - making it the longest commercial flight in the world 'This opens up direct service from Australia to Europe for the first time,' he said. The potential flight path would need two pairs of pilots, extra cabin crew and a proper rest area for airline staff. (www.dailymail.co.uk) More...

Airbus launches A350-900ULR; Singapore Airlines orders seven

Airbus has launched an “ultra-long range” version of the A350-900 and Singapore Airlines (SIA) has agreed to be the launch customer. SIA has converted seven of its 63 existing A350-900 orders to the A350-900ULR, which can fly up to 19 hours (8,700 nautical miles). The airline plans to use the A350-900ULRs, the first of which is expected to be delivered in 2018, to fly from Singapore to the US. SIA has also placed an additional order for four more A350-900s. (atwonline.com) More...

Singapore to Offer Non-Stop from New York in 2018, Regaining ‘World’s Longest Flight’ Title

Singapore Airlines, which until late 2013 operated what were then the world’s two longest flights, will regain the title in 2018 when it begins to operate non-stop service from New York to Singapore, a 19-hour flight that will cover roughly 8,700 nautical miles. The airline will use Airbus’ newly launched Ultra-Long Range version of the A350-900 to provide the service... (www.frequentbusinesstraveler.com) More...

Qatar Airways to fly Airbus A350 to Adelaide from May 2016

Qatar Airways will begin daily flights to Adelaide in early May 2016, using its flagship Airbus A350, just two months after it launches into Sydney on March 1st. (www.ausbt.com.au) More...

Military Pilot Shares The Most Amazing Story Ever. This Is Gold.

People often asked us if, because of this fact, it was fun to fly the jet. Fun would not be the first word I would use to describe flying this plane. Intense, maybe. Even cerebral. But there was one day in our Sled experience when we would have to say that it was pure fun to be the fastest guys out there, at least for a moment. (www.aviationrepublic.com) More...

Singapore Airlines to re-launch non-stop US flights from 2018 on new 'ultra-long range' A350-900ULR

Singapore Airlines will restart non-stop flights to the USA using a new ultra-long-range version of the Airbus A350. (www.ausbt.com.au) More...


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