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Boeing/Insitu Integrator Soars

On the UAV Integrator (above), its twin-booms are designed to carry miniature munitions.Here are its manufacturing details: Wingspan 4.8m Length 2.1m Mass 59kg Endurance 24h Cruise speed 60kt Altitude 20,000ft Payload 23kg You can read more the Integrator and STUAS/Tier II contract here.

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BA to ground eight 747s

Picture credit: oneworld British Airways is to ground 16 aircraft for the upcoming winter season, to rein in capacity following the sharp decline in passenger demand. The airline will ground eight Boeing 747-400s and eight 757-200s to cut capacity by 4% for winter 2009-10. Continue reading…

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Ash cloud threat to jet engines over Anchorage

Picture credit – Chris Waythomas, courtesy Alaska Volcano Observatory/U.S. Geological Survey Scientists at the Alaska Volcano Observatory are using data gathered from daily aircraft flights over Mount Redoubt, along with information from other sensors, to try to determine whether and when the volcano is going to erupt. The volcano, located about 100 miles southwest of […]

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