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SpaceLiner concept jet could fly at Mach 25 | CNN Travel

(CNN) — London to Melbourne in 90 minutes? Paris to San Francisco in under an hour?<p>That's travel at 25 times the speed of sound -- or barely enough time to take in an in-flight movie.<p>Few areas of aviation generate wilder predictions than hypersonic flight -- but a team in Germany might just have …

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Too fat to fly? Man claims he was booted from American Airlines flight

A California man claims American Airlines kicked him off a flight after a passenger seated next to him complained about his size.<p>Chris Shelley told KIRO-TV that his ordeal began Friday after he boarded a flight from Dallas to Orange County, Calif.<p>Shelley told the station he observed an elderly …

9 quick facts about Russian Su-24 jet downed by Turkish Air Force

A Russian Su-24M tactical bomber was brought down over Syria by a Turkish Air Force fighter jet on Tuesday. Moscow and Ankara have put forward …

'Uber for helicopters' startup Blade now offers private jet service to Miami, and it wants your flight to be as fun as your vacation

The startup is now expanding its offerings to include seats on a private Gulfstream IV jet.<p>Dubbed BLADEone, the service will be offering seats on flights between Manhattan, Miami, and Palm Beach — destinations that many New Yorkers frequent during the off-season.<p>A one-way ticket will cost about …

Airbus Crazy Patent Watch: Detachable Cabins Edition

Airbus’s notable patents from the last few years reads like a list of failed aerospace Kickstarters: standing-room-only aircraft, bicycle saddles …

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