Aerospace

Watch a drone's eye view of SpaceX rocket Falcon 9 making the perfect landing

A nearby drone captured amazing footage of SpaceX rocket Falcon 9 making the perfect landing in Cape Canaveral, where it had also launched from.<p>The rocket was returning from delivering supplies to the International Space Station.<p><i>Produced by David Ibekwe</i>

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SpaceX Delays Next Iridium Launch Two Months

WASHINGTON — Iridium Communications says SpaceX has pushed back the launch of its second batch of next-generation satellites from mid-April to …

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This incredible drone video of SpaceX’s rocket landing must be CGI

SpaceX successfully landed another Falcon 9 rocket on Sunday morning. It’s a manouvre that’s become relatively standard for SpaceX by this point, but …

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Amazing Video of German Fighter Jets Intercepting a 777 That Went Quiet

The flight from Mumbai to London got there successfully, but not before a scary incident.<p>A Boeing 777 was carrying passengers on India's Jet Airways from Mumbai to London this week when the pilots lost contact with air traffic controllers based in Cologne Germany. With a suddenly out-of-reach jet …

Aviation

Blog post details sexism problems at Uber, CEO says heads will roll

<b>More trouble for Uber</b><p>Uber is once again facing sexism allegations following a blog post on Sunday from a female engineer who left the company last …

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F-35C Needs New Outer Wings To Carry AIM-9X

REGISTER FOR FREE ACCESS (Valid Email Required)<p>Register now for free access to "F-35C Needs New Outer Wings To Carry AIM-9X" and other premium …

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WIRED Awake: 10 must-read articles for February 20

Bill Gates says robot workers should pay income tax, Nasa's Juno spacecraft will be remaining in its present orbit for the rest of its life<p>Your WIRED daily briefing. Today, SpaceX has become the first private company to launch from Cape Canaveral's historic Pad 39a, Bill Gates says robot workers …

Kim Dotcom

Boeing Just Rolled Out the Newest Version of the 787

The 787-10 is the longest Dreamliner so far.<p>On Friday at Boeing's factory in South Carolina, the aviation giant rolled out the 787-10. It's the newest and longest version of the Dreamliner, which has been flying since 2011.<p>Like its earlier counterparts, the 787-8 and 787-10, the newest Dreamliner …

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U.A.E. to Build Russian Warplane as Iran Stokes Mideast Tensions - Bloomberg

The United Arab Emirates signed an outline agreement to buy Sukhoi Su-35 warplanes and will work with Russia to develop a next-generation fighter …

Iran

Air Force fighter jets again scrambled to enforce no-fly zone around President Trump's Palm Beach home

For the second time in less than 48 hours, two U.S. Air Force fighter jets were quickly sent to Palm Beach County on Sunday to intercept an airplane …

Military

Why Boeing Should Not Increase Dreamliner Production

Backlog for the Boeing 787 stretches almost 5 years.<p>Oil prices are likely to head higher.<p>If any, a production rate increase will be short lived.<p>With …

Oil

Drone view of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 landing

National<p>Drone view of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 landing<p>Feb 20, 2017<p>SpaceX's rocket booster successfully lands minutes after lifting off from Cape …

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Commercial space travel could ready as early as 2020

Intrepid travelers could fly to space from a UK space port as soon as 2020 under new laws.<p>Commercial flights for people willing to go to infinity and …

Space Travel

Canadian company MDA reportedly seeking to acquire DigitalGlobe

A report Friday said MDA was in “advanced talks” to purchase DigitalGlobe, which operates several high-resolution Earth-imaging satellites. The value …

SpaceX

Defense Sector Update February 13th-19th: What To Do About Drones?

A solid week for our focus companies when it comes to contracts and share price performance.<p>Lockheed won over $600 million for the Trident II and …

Drones

The U.S. Navy’s F/A-18 Squadrons Are Broken

Two-thirds of Hornets are down for maintenance<p>by DAVID AXE<p>Nearly two-thirds of the U.S. Navy’s roughly 800 F/A-18 strike fighters are grounded owing …

War

Isro's launch: India's record ramps up space race, says Chinese media

<b>Beijing:</b> India has done a better job than China in promoting satellite launch technology which could prompt Beijing to fast-track commercialisation …

China

Here’s a drone’s eye view of SpaceX’s Falcon 9 landing

This doesn’t get old<p>Rocket launches are always fun to watch, but witnessing SpaceX (or Blue Origin, for that matter) land a rocket is always an awe-inspiring moment. This morning, Elon Musk’s company successfully landed its third rocket after delivering its payload into space, and there was a drone …

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Elon Musk Has a New Timeline for Humans Living on Mars

Reaching the Red Planet<p>Do we really need to explore Mars? According to tech innovator Elon Musk, it’s not just a choice we have to<p>make, it’s a …

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Trump: Just 1 hour of negotiations with Boeing saved more than $1 billion on new Air Force One plane

President Donald Trump reportedly cut more than $1 billion off the price tag on two of Boeing’s new Air Force One airplanes.<p>Speaking at a “campaign rally” in Melbourne, Florida, on Saturday, Trump told the crowd of more than 9,000 that just one hour of negotiations with Boeing CEO Dennis Muilenburg …

Air Force One

Will India’s 43 New Airports Help Boeing?

Demand for air travel rose 23% last year in India, more than double demand growth in China. The growth resulted from more routes and more flights. …

Airlines

NASA, FAA to test air traffic control tech aiming to land flights faster

Why it matters to you<p>This new air traffic control system will free up space for more flight patterns, enhance pilot communication, save fuel, and …

Aviation

Trump claims Abe expressed thanks for F-35 fighter jet cost reduction

WASHINGTON (Kyodo) -- U.S. President Donald Trump said Saturday that Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe personally thanked him for negotiating with …

Shinzo Abe

SpaceX launch: Falcon 9 rocket to make second liftoff attempt

After Saturday’s liftoff was scrubbed, SpaceX is prepping another attempt at sending the Falcon 9 rocket into space. NBC’s Kerry Sanders reports for Sunday TODAY.

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Watch Air Force vs. #3 LSU Live Online at WatchESPN

• Live Now<br>• Upcoming<br>• Replay<p>There are currently no Live events for this selection. Please try Replay or Replay.<p>Baseball<p>NCAA Baseball<p>12:00 PM …

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Successful SpaceX launch and landing

SpaceX (Private:SPACE) successfully launched a cargo capsule into orbit on Sunday, sending 5,500 pounds of food and experiments to the ISS, and gave …

SpaceX

The biodegradable paper airplane that could revolutionize humanitarian aid

Paper planes aren't just for passing secret notes across the classroom anymore. Now, they can even save lives.<p>Otherlab, an engineering research and development lab based in San Francisco, has created the world's most advanced industrial paper airplanes. The paper gliders look almost like stealth …

Drones

Dreaming of a new 787

Boeing's newest Dreamliner aircraft, the 787-10, made its debut this week at the company's factory in South Carolina.<p>There ain't no party like a new-airplane party, which is just what happened Friday when Boeing introduced its newest commercial aircraft, the 787-10.<p>The rollout, as these events are …

Technology (UK)

F-15 jets scrambled to intercept unresponsive plane near Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago retreat

Fighter jets were scrambled to intercept an unresponsive aircraft near to Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago retreat in Florida, it has emerged.<p>The incident took place at around 7pm on Friday evening while the US president was in the area. It took place a matter of hours after two objects, including a rock, …

UK News

Morning brief: F-15s, F-18s, F-35s and more to know today

<b>SUPERSONIC RESPONSE</b><p>Two F-15s caused a ‘sonic boom’ as they raced from their home base in Homestead, Fla., Friday evening to intercept an unresponsive general aviation aircraft that flew near Palm Beach during a stay by President Trump at Mar-a-Lago. The fighter jets were able to establish …

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