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These Beaches Look Even More Beautiful From the Sky

Have you ever seen the world from a doorless helicopter? (We've tried it, and highly recommend it.) Photographer Gray Malin captures beaches around the world—and the essence of summer—from this precarious angle, showcased in his new book, Beaches. See some of his best aerial photography here, …

Photography

National Business Aviation Association

TOP NEWS<p>NBAA Opposes Santa Monica Council's Latest Action on City's Airport <br>NBAA has pledged to oppose the most recent action taken by City of Santa …

AIRSHOW-UPDATE 1-Brazil's Embraer pushes E-Jets deeper into Bombardier turf | Reuters

* E-Jet overhaul to cost $1.7 billion over eight years<p>* Company sees demand for 6,400 jets over the next 20 years<p>By Brad Haynes<p>PARIS, June 17 (Reuters) - Brazilian planemaker Embraer on Monday introduced a bigger and more efficient lineup of commercial jets that will enter service in 2018, pushing …

Aviation

Solar Impulse lands at Washington Dulles

At the controls of Solar Impulse<p>Weighing less than a car and having a wingspan similar to that of an Airbus A340, the Solar Impulse isn’t the easiest …

Boeing goes head to head with Airbus after Dreamliner woes

When British Airways takes delivery of its first 787 Dreamliner at Heathrow this week, it will mark another step in the rehabilitation of Boeing's reputation, and a minor victory in one of the world's great corporate battles.<p>For Boeing, this is a further opportunity to restore the reputation and …

NASA looks at aircraft coatings meant to tell insects to 'bug off'

LANGLEY, Va., Nov. 4 (UPI) -- NASA says its scientists are studying the effect insects have on aircraft performance, especially during takeoff and …

A Fiery End To A Perfect Mission: ATV Albert Einstein

Automated Transfer Vehicle Carried Cargo To ISS, Burned Up On Re-entry As Designed<p>ESA’s fourth Automated Transfer Vehicle cargo ferry, Albert …

Space Exploration