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On This Day in Aviation History: February 3rd

The Day the Music Died: Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and J. P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson are killed in a plane crash. Also, a US Marines jet slices down a cable car in Italy, Lufthansa launches the first regular transatlantic...
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New Military Communications Satellite Launched From Cape Canaveral

A Delta IV rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Station in Florida on Thursday evening carrying a communications satellite to be used by US and Australian military forces.
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Photo of the Day: ANA's 777 arrival to Washington Dulles is greeted by hundreds of birds. (Photo by Nick Peterman)

Final Call: Did Direct Air Management Steal $29 Million From Customers?

Direct Air management may have stolen $29 million from the company in its last days, Bezos says he knows where to pick up Apollo 11's F-1 engines, a TSA supervisor is arrested for running a prostitution ring, and more...
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Air France to Launch A380 on Paris-New York Route in November

Settling months of speculation, Air France has announced that it will use its first A380s on the Paris-New York run beginning in November.
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Video: Going Weightless During Boeing 747-8F Test Flight

Engineers testing structural capacity of the 747-8 Freighter experience a roller coaster-like weightlessness as Boeing pilots put the new jet through its paces.
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