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On This Day in Aviation History: May 15th

Final launch of the Mercury program, the world's first flight attendant is hired, Britain makes its first bombing runs over Germany, Mickey Mouse debuts in Plane Crazy, and more...
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Crash site near Palana on Russia's Kamchatka Peninsula. (Map by Google/NYCAviation)

Plane Crash in Russia’s Far East Kills 10

An Antonov An-28 airliner crashed in northeastern Russia early Wednesday afternoon, killing 10 people and injuring four others.
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Russia Accuses Atlas Rocket Engine Builder of Selling to United States Below Cost

The Russian Comptroller's Office on Wednesday informed that Energomash, an engineering corporation, was accused of selling rocket engines to the United States at half of the production cost.
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Russia Fires Senior Anti-Terrorism Officials Over Moscow Airport Bombing

Two senior Russian anti-terrorism officials were sacked on Tuesday for failing to prevent January's deadly Moscow airport bombing.
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Shiveluch Volcano, Kamchatka, Russia

Ash from Russian Volcano Forces Flight Reroutes

Ash clouds coming from an active volcano in Russia's far east has forced authorities there to reroute a number of international flights, officials said on Tuesday. No flights have so far been canceled.
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