Lars Friberg

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Elon Musk: Boeing 787 battery fundamentally unsafe

szo 120<p>The lithium ion batteries installed on the Boeing 787 are inherently unsafe, says Elon Musk, founder of SpaceX and owner of electric car maker …

The Cirrus Vision SF50 Might Be The Easiest Way To Get Your Own Private Jet

The Vision SF50 from Cirrus Aircraft, which has been in development for the last decade, has renewed interest in the Very Light Jet market, thanks to …

Carbon Fiber

Boeing 787 Tests Validate Composite Structure

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The HondaJet's Brand-New Engine Is Finally Approved For Flight

Honda Aircraft recently debuted their first production HondaJet, and the over-the-wing aircraft design is anticipated to revolutionize the light jet …

Engines

Momentary Ink Plans to Disrupt Tattoo Industry

You try on a clothing before you buy it -- why should tattoos, something so meaningful and permanent, be different?<p>"Thank you for the opportunity to do something I always wanted to do since his passing, but was scared to try."<p>Feedback like this from Bill M., an early customer who wanted to honor …

REI Shocks Retail World By Closing For Black Friday, Paying 12,000 Employees to 'Opt Outside'

REI, the Seattle-based outdoor recreation and sporting goods giant, announced today that it is going to close for Black Friday (you read that right) and pay its 12,000 employees to go out and play. REI is also encouraging other companies to join them in what they describe as a stand against the …

Saudi prince arrested on private plane with 2 tons of drugs - reports

Lebanese security forces are interrogating a Saudi prince on charges of carrying drugs on his private plane after they allegedly retrieved 2 tons of …

Why a disabled passenger had to crawl off a United flight

D’Arcee Neal was forced to crawl off of his flight last week when United Airlines’ (UAL) staff failed to provide him with the proper assistance, CNN …

British Airways plane crash-lands at South African airport

BA-badged jet operated by Comair, a South African airline, skidded along runway on wingtip after landing gear collapsed at airport near Johannesburg<p>A British Airways-badged passenger jet is stuck on a runway in South Africa after its landing gear collapsed on arrival.<p>Flight BA6234 became stuck on …

British Airways

Mile-high sex charge couple in court

Jason George Chase, 39, and Alicia Elizabeth Lander, 25, were slapped with charges of indecent acts after the alleged incident during a Toronto to …

Flight 8501 Poses Question: Are Modern Jets Too Automated to Fly?

As searchers close in on what appears to be the main wreckage of AirAsia Flight 8501 the retrieval of the airplane’s flight data and cockpit voice …

Airasia