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  • Be Sure to Visit Avalon 2009

    Airplane enthusiasts in Australia will no doubt be looking forward to the 2009 Avalon air show with great anticipation. The Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition ...

  • Virgin Takes to the Skies with Palm Oil

    Even though Virgin Atlantic has become the first commercial airline to successfully fly a commercial jet that was partially powered by a biofuel mixture of babassu and coconut oil, much debate ...

  • Taxiing System Goes Green

    Safran and Honeywell will be undertaking a project to try to minimize emissions released into the environment while aircraft are taxiing. The new system will hopefully not only protect the ...

  • Boeing and Airbus Dominate Global Market

    With Boeing and Airbus dominating a global market valued at US$100 billion annually, the two aircraft manufacturers continue to vie for first place in this lucrative business sector. First ...

  • Culpeper Air Fest 2014

    This free event will thrill spectators with performances by historic warbirds, vintage aircraft, aerobatic performances and headlined by the world’s ONLY civilian-owned-and-operated Sea Harrier ...

  • New Zealand International Air Show 2008

    One of the southern hemisphere’s most spectacular air shows is set to take place from Friday 7 March through to Sunday 9 March 2008 at the Hamilton International Airport in New ...

  • Hollister Airshow

    Taking place on Memorial Day weekend, Hollister Airshow will feature aerobatics, warbirds, a fly-in, aircraft displays, vendors and a raffle. Performers confirmed for this exciting event include ...

  • Testing of New GEnx-1B Boeing 787

    There is a huge build up of excitement surrounding the new GEnx-1B Boeing 787 aircraft, as two of the aircraft are almost ready to undergo functionality, reliability and ETOPS evaluations. It is ...

  • Freedom Fair Wings & Wheels 2014

    The 4th annual Gig Harbor Wings & Wheels will take place on 6 July from 11am to 5pm. Scheduled events include Airplane fly-bys; Meet the Pilots; Airplane Rides; Displays; Car Show...

  • Crawling with UFOs

    IBM has released a new search engine at www.ufocrawler.com that focuses on UFOs. Do UFOs actually exist? Well, maybe, maybe not. One thing I can tell you for a fact is that when the U.S. ...

  • Solar-Powered Plane Sets New Record

    The new record may be unofficial but it is definitely legitimate: a British-built spy plane has set a new precedent for the longest continuous unmanned flight when it stayed aloft for 82 hours ...

  • F-35 Lightning II Passes One More Test Flight

    In early January, Lockheed Martin reported that the F-35 Lightning II successfully passed its second round of flight tests. The tests were conducted at the company’s facility in Fort Worth, ...