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Continental Joins Star Alliance

Earlier this week Continental Airlines joined Star Alliance, becoming the group’s 25th airline. Continental had an 18 month transition from its previous alliance with SkyTeam. The impetus for Continental’s move was the merger between Delta AirLines and Northwest Airlines that was unveiled in April 2008. Delta andContinental have considerable overlap in the New York market […]

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Will Constellation live on?

On 21 August NASA‘s Orion crew exploration vehicle’s (CEV) preliminary design review starts and four-days later the first test firing of a solid rocket booster for its launcher, the Ares I, occurs but this week US president Barack Obama’s administration will be presented with a set of choices that could see both cancelled. Continue reading…

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