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12 Books About Extraterrestrials That Will Blow Your Mind

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The nuclear nightmare of Savage Mountain: when a B-52 crashed due to turbulence. With two nukes

This is true. And it’s terrifying. It reads like an Ian Fleming or Tom Clancy thriller. But it’s real.<p><i>0138 (Local) Romeo Time Zone (UTC-5:00). 13</i> …

Dual Stream Faucet Lets You See the Hot and Cold Streams Combine

Normally with a bathroom faucet, the magic of combining the hot and cold water streams into one is contained within the faucet itself. You turn the …

Absolutely Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Airplane Controls

<i>All</i> of them? If you're talking about a commercial airliner, then there's hundreds and hundreds. There are big, fat manuals describing what they all …

Duck! Tourist films terrifying moment plane approaching runway passes just FEET above heads of beachgoers

It is not quite what you expect to see when you're at the beach.<p>But tourists on the Caribbean of St Martin decided the picture of a plane flying low …

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The SR-71 Blackbird Took Its First Flight 50 Years Ago Today

No other plane in history has captured the hearts and minds of the American public quite like the SR-71 Blackbird, providing the West with an …

The C-130 Hercules can land and take off anywhere—including this beach

The C-130 Hercules can basically land whatever the hell it wants, so the Danish Air Force took it to the beach because a) it's fun! and b) you never …

Your Guide To ‘Serial,’ The True Crime Podcast Everyone Is Freaking Out About Right Now

If you’ve spent any substantial amount of time on the Internet in the past week or so, or spent any substantial amount of time with anyone who has, you’ve probably been introduced to <i>Serial</i>, the new <i>This American Life</i> sister podcast that is taking the world by storm. Created by longtime <i>TAL</i> producer …

Hawaii releases video of teen dropping from jet

HONOLULU (AP) — The security footage looks unassuming at first: a Hawaiian Airlines jet parked at a gate at the Maui airport under overcast skies, …

British Woman Handcuffed To Seat After Mile-High Sex On Virgin Plane

A British woman in her twenties has been questioned by American police after she was allegedly caught having sex in an airplane toilet.<p>The woman, …

Missing Flight MH370: Experts Gather in Australia to Review Data

A team of aviation experts met in Australia on Wednesday to review all of the data relating to missing Flight MH370.<p>The group will “continue the review of information that will assist in progressing future underwater search planning,” Australia’s Joint Agency Coordination Centre said in a …

Airport Security Video Shows Wobbly Teen Stowaway Shortly After Landing

A teenage stowaway who miraculously survived a 5 ½-hour flight from California to Hawaii is seen wobbling around the Hawaiian Airlines jet shortly after it landed in airport security footage obtained by NBC News on Tuesday.<p>Yahya Abdi, 15, is seen in the 6-minute clip dropping to the tarmac from the …

Bangladeshi navy ships search Bay of Bengal for traces of Flight 370

Three Bangladeshi navy ships have begun searching the Bay of Bengal for traces of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, but have yet to find anything, a commander said Friday.<p>The ships are operating off a tip from an Australian company that claims to have found possible traces of an underwater …

Aviator’s villa celebrates air space

It may not look like an aircraft, but this house designed for an airplane pilot was conceived as a collection of aeronautical parts and is intended …

Airspace

Extended Stay America upgraded to overweight from equal weight at Morgan Stanley

May 31, 2018<br>11:25 AM<p>The Museum of Ice Cream has melted many millennial hearts, but also found a rocky road full of activists, politicians and copycats.<p>May 31, 2018<br>11:21 AM<p>President Donald Trump on Thursday imposed steel and aluminum tariffs on the country’s top allies as he announced he’ll pardon a …

Australia Casts Doubt on Debris Finding in Malaysian Jet Search

World<p>The debris that washed ashore on the coast of Australia is unlikely to have come from the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, Australian officials said Thursday.<p>The Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) has examined "detailed photographs" of the material picked up six miles east of the …

Stowaway survives Hawaii flight in jet's wheel well: A 'miracle'

Authorities said it was a "miracle" that a 16-year-old boy from Santa Clara survived a flight from California to Hawaii in the wheel well of a Hawaiian Airlines jet.<p>Security video from San Jose's Mineta International Airport verified that the teen hopped a fence and made his way to Hawaiian …

Reusable SpaceX Falcon 9 Rocket Makes Successful First Flight

This morning on Twitter, SpaceX founder Elon Musk posted this video of the Falcon 9 reusable (F9R) rocket making a successful first flight. It …

What Happens When You Give A Bunch Of Hotshot Pilots GoPros

VFA-27 "Royal Maces," a US Navy F/A-18E Super Hornet squadron deploys aboard the USS George Washington and the highlights of their cruise are …

Tracking system nabbing drug dealers and law-abiding pilots

Ken Dobson, a retired police officer, said he received quite a welcome when he landed his single-engine Cessna in Detroit two days after leaving his home in Palm Desert.<p>Five sheriff's cars surrounded the plane and deputies got out with guns drawn. Then a helicopter arrived with four federal agents …

#FAIL: Teenager Tweets Terrorist Threat to American Airlines

A 14-year-old girl named Sarah using the Twitter handle @QueenDemetriax_ sent a threatening tweet to American Airlines early Sunday and the response, …

Electric Taxiing Motors Could Save Airlines Millions Of Dollars

Mexican airline Interjet has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Honeywell and Safran, developers of the Electric Green Taxiing System (EGTS), …

Flight 370 search widens, intensifies as black box pings fizzle

With no pings from its black boxes detected for nearly a week, search operations for missing Malaysia Airline Flight 370 broadened and intensified Sunday, with more than two dozen ships and aircraft scouring the southern Indian Ocean for signs of debris.<p>The search area now covers about 22,200 …

Pilot Captures Crazy-Surreal Photo Series By Basically Just Sticking His Camera Out The Cockpit

Alex MacLean is used to seeing the world from up high. The photographer is also a licensed pilot, and he's spent years "sticking his camera out the cockpit" of a small Cessna 182, snapping what he sees below.<p>The result is an astounding photo essay that pits man-made civilization against nature, …

Spirit Airlines tops complaint list

Extra fees, oversold tickets, flight delays and cancellations helped to make Spirit Airlines the most complained about airline in the U.S., according to a report this week.<p>Spirit (SAVE) received the most complaints per passenger last year, the U.S. PIRG Education Fund found.<p>The group examined …

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Report Suggests Malaysian Military Knew MH730 Had Turned Around, but Didn't React

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>The Malaysian government has started a probe into the poor initial reaction by civil and military …

Paul: We need guns in the cockpit

Sen. Rand Paul says he wants “100 percent” of pilots carrying weapons as it’s the best way to prevent another attack like Sept. 11, 2001.<p>“The goal of my bill is to have 100 percent of American pilots armed because I think it’s a very cost effective. It’s the most cost effective way of deterring …

Air Marshal director stepping down amid agency gun scheme probe

EXCLUSIVE: The director of the Federal Air Marshal Service is retiring after being investigated for his role in an alleged operation to acquire guns for officials' personal use, FoxNews.com has learned.<p>Director Robert Bray's home was raided in December in connection with the ongoing probe, …