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Pilot lands Cessna 150 on Interstate 10 in Mississippi

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Perfect timing, no injuries to the pilot and passenger and no accidents caused by his landing. (www.sunherald.com) More...

Small WWII-Era Plane Crashes in Hudson River; Body Recovered

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A small World War II vintage plane taking part in celebrations of its 75th anniversary flew a partial loop while smoke spewed from it and then crashed in the Hudson River between New York and New Jersey on Friday, and divers recovered a body from its sunken wreckage, police and witnesses said. (abcnews.go.com) More...

KC-46A boom problem busts USAF schedule

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The latest setback for Boeing’s KC-46 tanker signals the difficulties the company continues to face with a program that was supposed to be relatively painless. Boeing has experienced a number of hiccups with the tanker’s refueling system thus far, and they all were chalked up to development issues that are not unusual in military programs. The new hitch announced May 27 could lead to further delays.. (www.flightglobal.com) More...

All flights grounded at Cologne, Germany over security breach

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All flights have been grounded at Cologne airport over reports that a person has evaded security checks at the terminal. Terminal 1 at Cologne Bonn Airport has been cleared of passengers, according to local newspaper the Kölnische Rundschau, after a "suspicious person" entered a secure area through a door next to a supermarket. A police spokeswoman told the Germany news agency DPA all flights had been stopped until the security alert could be resolved. (www.independent.co.uk) More...

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