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Independence Day

Cleared for takeoff, I advance the power and the whine of the two jet engines increases then stabilizes to a steady growl.

The one-hundred-sixty-six of us onboard the 737 are shoved back into our seats, bringing a smile to my face. 600 more words

Ryanair to open a new base at Gothenburg, wants a three runway solution and will launch the Edinburgh - Copenhagen route

Ryanair (Dublin) will open its 74th base at Gothenburg in September with one based aircraft and 13 routes.

In other news, Ryanair has called for a three runway solution in the South East England (London) area. 186 more words


Where airplanes go to die (and be reborn)

This past spring, I had the unique opportunity to tour the Pinal Airpark, thanks to my company’s participation¬†in the International Aerospace Environmental Group… 881 more words


Mysteries of our time: Flight MH370. Part 1*

It happened on March 8, 2014 when aircraft MH370 flew over the Indian Ocean, from International Airport of Kuala Lumpur to Beijing (China). But it never reached its destination. 634 more words


Former Blackman athlete now protecting country

Josh Patton remembers the day he gave up playing collegiate sports.

The former Blackman High two-sport standout was a sophomore in the Naval Academy at the time. 450 more words


Southwest Airlines reaches a tentative agreement with its flight attendants

Southwest Airlines (Dallas) has announced it has reached a tentative agreement with its Flight Attendants. Terms of the deal were not released, but the airline said they include wage increases, bonus opportunities, and work-rule adjustments. 80 more words