Airspace

City victorious in suit over Balboa Park makeover

The city Monday won a lawsuit that has been holding up the $80 million makeover of Balboa Park’s Plaza de Panama.<p>In his tentative ruling, San Diego …

San Diego

An Airfreight Upstart Takes Shipping Digital

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Networking

International Airspace: CHICAGO X LONDON

This month we’re marking the release of Makaya McCraven’s Where We Come From (Chicago x London Mixtape) with a show dedicated to sounds coming out of …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Defy leads $8 mln Series A round in Airspace Technologies

Carlsbad, California-based <b>Airspace Technologies</b>, a provider of delivery system logistics platform, announced it has raised an $8 million Series A …

Series A Round

Airspace Technologies Raises $8 Million Series A Led by Defy

CARLSBAD, Calif., Aug. 13, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Airspace Technologies, a technology enabled provider of time definite logistics, has raised an $8M Series A funding round to develop its next generation delivery network and software platform. The Series A was led by Defy with participation from …

Venture Capital

Farnborough Airport gets go ahead on airspace expansion despite possible 'increase in noise'

Farnborough Airport has been given the green light to go ahead with a planned airspace expansion despite suggestions from the Civil Aviation …

Surrey (UK)

Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration in the National Airspace System (NAS) Project: Project Overview

Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration in the National Airspace System (NAS) Project: Project Overview<p>NTRS Full-Text:<p>Click to View [PDF Size: …

Unmanned Aircraft

Syria Confronts ‘Hostile Target’ West of Damascus

Syrian state media said Saturday its air defenses had confronted a “hostile target” breaching the country’s air space west of the capital Damascus in …

Middle East

How The Media Covers White Supremacists

Does media coverage of white supremacist events like the Unite The Right rally in Washington, D.C., inform or hurt? How should media organizations decide what to cover?<p>Transcript<p>LAKSHMI SINGH, HOST:<p>We're going to have a conversation now that may seem a bit ironic. It's a debate playing out in …

Rights & Freedoms

Afghanistan Restores Airspace Surveillance Capability

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Surveillance

Rogue plane takes off from SeaTac Airport; crashes

At 8:30 p.m., one of our reporters, Anna Boiko-Weyrauch wrote an ominous tweet:<p>“My pilot speaking,” her tweet began. “It’s a Horizon Q400 big …

Aviation

Syrian media: Air defenses confront 'hostile target' near Damascus

Breaking news. (photo credit: JPOST STAFF)<p>X<p>Dear Reader,<br>As you can imagine, more people are reading The Jerusalem Post than ever before. Nevertheless, …

Middle East

Your new lightweight and roomy 2 person backpacking tent

Who is Vargo? Started by Brian Vargo in 2002, Vargo Outdoors is a relatively small company that focuses on using titanium for its ultralight …

Backpacking

Plane Stolen From Seattle Airport Crashes In Puget Sound

Alaska Airlines confirmed that there was an "unauthorized take-off" of a Horizon Air plane from Sea-Tac Friday night.<p>SEATTLE, WA — An airline …

Puget Sound

French secret service intercepts drone near president’s summer home

This week, the French secret service (Groupe de sécurité de la présidence de la République, or GSPR) took down a drone that was flying in the airspace above Fort de Brégançon. This spot on the French Riviera is well known as the summer home of the French presidents. It's unclear whether President …

Drones

What they're saying: Opinions split on Space Force roll out

Vice President Mike Pence announced on Thursday the administration and the Pentagon were moving forward with steps to create the proposed Space Force …

U.S. Politics

Forget Doorframes: Expert Advice on Earthquake Survival Strategies

Indonesia’s Lombok quake revives the question of taking cover versus running outside

Science

Canadians rescued from flooding elevator describe ordeal

<b>Two Canadians say they are happy to be alive after they were trapped in a rapidly flooding elevator in Toronto during a torrential downpour.</b><p>Klever Freire and Gabriel Otrin spoke to media about what it was like to fight the rising water in the moments before police rescued them.<p>By the time police …

Emergency Medicine

Westjet returns Kitchener to Calgary flight to afternoon departure

The flight time for the daily Westjet flight from Kitchener to Calgary has returned to mid-afternoon.<p>A spokesperson for the company told Global News …

WestJet

What's On This Weekend in Moscow

South African rap, a medieval culture festival, jazz in a Moscow palace and the first display of traditional Japanese mounted archery in Russia. And …

Indie Pop

Kongsberg Geospatial Concludes Final Trials of Drone Airspace Management System with Transport Canada, RCMP, and National Research Council

OTTAWA, ON, Aug. 10, 2018 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- Kongsberg Geospatial Ltd., an Ottawa-based developer of geospatial visualization software, announced today the conclusion of the final trials of a new situational awareness system for emergency airspace management, in a project funded by Defence …

Geospatial Analysis

Some pictures of last night’s crazy flooding

Are you safe and dry this morning? You're one of the lucky ones

Lifestyle (Canada)

Lisa MacLeod Skewered For ‘Tone-Deaf’ Tweet In Wake Of Toronto Flash Floods

A Liberal MP called her tweet after flooding “callous, arrogant and oblivious.”<p>An Ontario cabinet minister picked the wrong time to troll her rivals …

Floods

Estonia, Spain Defense Ministers Talk After Spanish Eurofighter Accidentally Fires Missile

Estonia’s Minister of Defence, Jüri Luik talked Wednesday to Spanish Minister of Defence, Margarita Robles Fernández on the incident with the Spanish …

Policing

Estonia urges NATO to probe accidental missile launch in its airspace

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - Estonia urged the head of NATO on Wednesday to investigate the accidental launching of an air-to-air missile in its airspace on Tuesday by a NATO Air Policing mission plane.<p>The Estonian government said in a statement Prime Minister Juri Ratas had discussed the incident with …

Russia

The Airspace Lounge at JFK’s Terminal 5 Is Closing

One of the only lounges at New York John F. Kennedy International Airport’s Terminal 5 is closing at the end of the month. Airspace Lounge, which …

Travel

In the news today, Aug. 8

Seven stories in the news for Wednesday, Aug. 8<p>———<p><b>CANADA-SAUDI SPAT NOW ENVELOPS STUDENTS, TRAVELLERS</b><p>The diplomatic row between Canada and Saudi …

Halifax