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What City or Airport is MOST in need of or is missing a Delta Sky Club? Vote in my poll!

What City or Airport is MOST in need of or is missing a Delta Sky Club? Vote in my poll! Continue reading →The post What City or Airport is MOST in …

Paris-Dulles Flight Has Close Call With Drone

By BriYYZ – Flickr: Air France Airbus A380-800 F-HPJB, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=22839451<p>Yet another story about …

United Airlines investigating pilot being taken off San Francisco-bound flight

United Airlines is investigating an incident that resulted in removing a pilot from a San Francisco-bound flight before it left Austin, Texas.<p>An airline spokesman confirmed that the pilot wasn’t in uniform when boarding the plane on Friday.<p>More on this...<p>The spokesman added that another pilot was …

Sione Lauaki, retired New Zealand forward, dies aged 35

Tributes have been pouring in for former All Black Sione Lauaki after it was announced that the retired New Zealand forward had died overnight at the age of 35.<p>The cause of death was not immediately revealed but the Tonga-born Lauaki had been diagnosed with heart and kidney problems in 2012.<p>"The …

New Zealand

Six Nations: Eddie Jones' England don't know how to lose

<b>Believing you will win when all around see a match that's slipping away. Coming back for more when all game you have been turned over and picked off. Finding precision in the critical moment, having been imprecise in so much of what has gone before.</b><p>England, despite the late larceny in Cardiff that …

Joe Root’s promotion to England captain looks secured as others queue to be No2

Stokes is the favourite and Jonny Bairstow, Moeen Ali and Chris Woakes are also in the running, but another option is not to name a vice-captain<p>If Joe Root’s ascendancy to the England Test captaincy has felt a locked-in path for some time, then the identity of the Yorkshireman’s deputy may provide …

Jos Buttler

Qatar Airways flight from Doha to Auckland arrives after 14,535km trip which took 16 hours 23 minutes<p>The world’s longest commercial flight has landed in New Zealand after a 9,032-mile (14,535km) flight from Doha.<p>“We’ve officially landed in Auckland,” Qatar Airways tweeted as flight QR920 landed at …

Aviation

Why You Should Buy A Porsche 911 Turbo S Instead Of The GT3 RS

In Porsche’s 911 lineup, the Turbo S is the quintessential everyday supercar, while the GT3 RS is the focused track weapon. Both have similar prices …

Demonstration

Shocking video shows how 20 years of Euro NCAP car crash tests saved thousands of lives

Video comparison shows how much safer cars have become since Euro NCAP tests began 20 years ago.<p>This week marks 20 years since Euro NCAP began …

2017 Jaguar F-Type SVR review

$237,360 – $282,260 Dealer<p>Fuel Economy<p>11.3L<p>Engine Power<p>423kW<p>CO2 Emissions<p>269g<p>ANCAP Rating<p>N/A<p>More <b>Jaguar F-TYPE</b><br>News & Reviews<p>Visit our <b>Jaguar</b> …

How does the BMW 530d match up against the Jaguar XF V6 Diesel?

Even in the world of executive cars, most people stick with the cheap option. Whether or not at the say-so of a fleet manager who somehow runs an M3, …

Jaguar Cars

Eagle rounds out its special E-Type trilogy with the Spyder GT

Founded by Henry Pearman, Eagle started off in 1984 as a traditional restoration business, buying, restoring and selling original E-Types to …

I Was Not Prepared For The Brutality Of A Corvette-Powered Land Rover Defender

The Land Rover Defender is an archaic, slab-sided agricultural work truck. Yet people are paying $200,000 for custom versions with extra layers of …

Trucks

Lifted and lovely | 2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country First Drive

Our trip to try out the Volvo V90 Cross Country started with a visit to a massive Swedish failure. Stockholm's Vasa Museum houses a 17th century war ship that sank not far from its harbor. The reason it sank was that it was too tall and top-heavy, and it tipped enough that water came in through the …

Volvo

Volvo to launch three new cars in India this year

Volvo has reported a positive growth of 6.2 per cent in its global sales by selling a total of 5.34 lakh units in 2016 compared to the 5.03 lakh …

2017 Volvo S90 T6 sedan wears elegance with simplicity

The new Volvo S90 is like a tailor-made suit. It fits just right, balancing sharp lines with elegant comfort. It's as nice to look at as to luxuriate in, and there were random times behind the wheel where a seam in the seats or some other detail caught our attention and made us feel better, as if …

2017 Hyundai Creta with mild-hybrid tech to be launched in India this year; what to expect

The new Creta is expected to get mild-hybrid system similar to Maruti Suzuki's SHVS mild-hybrid system in India.<p>South Korean auto major Hyundai is …

Video tour of the 2018 Ford Mustang's exterior changes

Ford made headlines a couple weeks ago by showing us the updated 2018 Mustang coupe, then released information on the 2018 Mustang convertible just a …

Sports Cars

Kia Rio review: as fabulous as a Fabia?

Kia Rio (2017)<p>The Kia Rio is a small five-door hatchback that serves as a rival to the likes of the Ford Fiesta, Vauxhall Corsa, Hyundai i20 and Skoda Fabia. It uses a range of petrol and diesel engines that promise to deliver good performance and low running costs, to which Kia adds its standard …

Kia Motors

How To Avoid Crashing A Car That's Spinning Out Of Control

Anyone who’s ever browsed the internet has probably come across a video in which someone (a Ford Mustang driver) spins out somewhere (outside a Cars …

The 16 Best Stories from 2016

Core77's most popular posts of the year<p>2016 has been quite the, uh, interesting year (to say the least)—so to commemorate this year full of …

Product Design: DIY Paper Polygon Art by VIU

With the new year at the door, comes the time for resolutions and ideas for what's ahead. For example, we were planning some renovations in the …

Winners of 4th Cradle to Cradle Product Design Challenge

The Cradle to Cradle Products Innovation Institute has announced the winners of the 4th Cradle to Cradle Product Design Challenge.

Which Major Design Trends Will Emerge In 2017?

<i>What are some of the major design trends we will see emerge in 2017? originally appeared on Quora –</i> <i>the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights</i>.<p><b>Answer by Ben Blumenfeld, Co-Director at Designer Fund, former Design Lead at Facebook, on …

bikes | Abduzeedo

articles on<p>bikes<p>Industrial Design: Noordung Electric Bike<p>Let’s share this minimal and yet packed of features industrial design of an electric bike …

How Europe's three biggest budget airlines plan to take over the world

The head of budget airline Norwegian has revealed plans to join forces with the likes of Ryanair and easyJet, in a bid to create a powerful “low-cost alliance”.<p>The partnership would aim to challenge the long-haul routes of full-service airlines – such as British Airways or Emirates – with lower …

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Airbus calls in the movers as power shifts to new headquarters | News Home | Reuters

PARIS (Reuters) - After top-level restructuring at Airbus come the musical chairs and a new logo intended to convey unity as the European giant aims to refocus its management without a return to past infighting.<p>The logo of Airbus is pictured on a scale model during the annual Airbus Commercial …