Patrick Stefonek

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Sriracha chilli sauce company under fire for spicing up air around factory

City of Irwindale files lawsuit after residents surrounding the California factory complained of burning eyes and headaches<p>The maker of Sriracha hot sauce is under fire for allegedly fouling the air around its southern California factory.<p>The city of Irwindale filed a lawsuit on Monday asking a …

South China Sea

Peak Performance: Data System Rules the Sky at 2-Mile High Airport

Some travelers landing at the Jiuzhai Huanglong Airport in China’s mountainous Sichuan province say their ears don’t pop. At 11,311 feet, Jiuzhai is …

Aviation

A History Of Engineering Records At GE

The Voyager 1 spacecraft is the farthest man-made object from Earth, and, along with its sibling Voyager 2, is also the longest running NASA mission …

Heavy Lifting: GE Tech Powers World’s Largest Passenger Jet

Five years ago this month, the world’s largest passenger plane, the A380 double-decker, took off powered by four Engine Alliance jet engines. Engine …

Drones

The Future Machines of the Past

Our eyes here at Txchnologist are usually firmly set to the horizon, scanning for what the future holds. Sometimes, though, we get a kick out of …

The X Factor: The GEnx is Turning 10

Tom Brisken smiles when he sees his jet engine roar down the runway, but it is the smile of a long-distance runner at the end of a marathon. Brisken …