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Dec 23, 2012

Potatoes help Wi-Fi reliability testing on airplanes be faster, Boeing says (Video)

Potatoes help Wi-Fi reliability testing on airplanes be faster, Boeing says (Video)
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Boeing engineers recently used potatoes to help Wi-Fi testing on their airplanes, and the tests have been successful. These tests were conducted to provide more reliable wireless connectivity to passengers who use their electronic devices while on board a Boeing plane. A Boeing video below further explains. Sacks of potatoes inside a Boeing plane, during […]


Dec 5, 2012

787 Diverted Mid-flight To New Orleans Due To Mechanical Problem

Boeing 787
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A new Boeing 787 Dreamliner was diverted mid-flight to New Orleans on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 after a mechanical problem arose, international news sites reported that day. Boeing 787 Image Credit: Boeing.com According to reports, United Flight 1146 was flying to Newark from Houston when the pilot decided to make an emergency landing to New […]


Aug 17, 2012

CEOs paid more than taxes in 26 US companies, IPS study says (Complete list)

US companies CEO pay tax list
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Twenty-six big US companies in 2011 had their CEOs paid more than the taxes they paid, according to a recent study released on Thursday, August 16, 2012. Among these companies include Citibank, Abbott, Boeing, and AT&T, with the complete list of these companies, along with the figures, available below. As noted by Institute for Policy […]


Sep 26, 2011

First Boeing 787 Dreamliner completed, ANA first delivery to Japan underway (Video)

First Boeing 787 Dreamliner completed, ANA first delivery to Japan underway (Video)
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The first Boeing 787 Dreamliner has been completed recently and All Nippon Airways (ANA) is set to have its first delivery to Japan, with the exclusive inspection as shown in the video below. Boeing 787 Dreamliner Image Credit: Boeing.com As noted by Boeing on its official website on Sunday, September 25, 2011, Boeing and ANA […]


Jun 23, 2011

Paris Air Show 2011: Boeing’s Innovative Technologies Secures $22B At PAS11

Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental
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Boeing has showcased their new and innovative line of commercial aircraft at the 2011 Paris Air Show in Le Bourget since Monday, June 20, 2011, according to a press release by the aircraft manufacturer on its official website today, June 23. According to Boeing, putting on display aircraft models such as the 747-8 Intercontinental, 747-8 […]


Jun 22, 2011

Paris Air Show 2011: Boeing 787 Dreamliner Arrives In PAS11 (Video)

Paris Air Show 2011: Boeing 787 Dreamliner
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Boeing 787 Dreamliner has landed and will be on display at the Paris Air Show 2011 (PAS11) at Le Bourget, according to a press release by Boeing published on its official website on Tuesday, June 21, 2011. Boeing 787 Dreamliner Image Credit: Boeing ZA001 is the first Boeing 787 Dreamliner to land into Le Bourget […]


Jun 21, 2011

Boeing 737-800 Order By Norwegian Air Shuttle Worth $1.2B At The 2011 Paris Air Show

Boeing 737-800
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Boeing 737-800 plane Image Credit: Boeing Norwegian Air Shuttle (NAS) has announced, at the 2011 Paris Air Show in Le Bourget, that it has placed an order of 15 units of Boeing 737-800 aircraft reportedly worth $1.2 billion on Tuesday, June 21, 2011 , according to a published report at the Boeing official website. The […]


Jun 21, 2011

Paris Air Show 2011: Airbus To Receive $16B Order From IndiGo At Le Bourget

Airbus A320
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Paris Air Show 2011: Airbus A320 Image Credit: Airbus Airbus, a subsidiary of EADS, is expecting to bag a $16 billion contract with Indian budget airline IndiGo during the 2011 Paris Air Show on Tuesday, June 21, 2011, according to reports by several international news sites. The Airbus–IndiGo deal, will be 200 units higher than […]


Jun 20, 2011

Paris Air Show 2011: Boeing 747-8 Jet, World’s Longest Passenger Plane Debuts (Video)

Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental
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Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental Image Credit: Jason Paur Boeing‘s 747-8 Intercontinental plane, the world’s longest passenger plane, became one of the attractions during its debut at the 2011 Paris Air Show in Le Bourget, according to reports by several international news sites. The new Boeing jet model, reportedly the world’s fastest passenger aircraft, can carry 467 […]


Feb 15, 2011

747-8 Intercontinental Unveiled, Largest Passenger Aircraft from Boeing (Video)

Boeing 747-8 Intercontinental
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747-8 Intercontinental Unveiled PhotoCredit: Boeing/Gail Hanusa The new 747-8 Intercontinental plane was unveiled by The Boeing Company on Sunday, February 13 in front of 10,000, employees, suppliers, customers, partners and government officials, several international news sites reported. The aircraft was said to be the largest passenger aircraft built by Boeing.