FAA proposes to allow FedEx planes to carry anti-missile laser countermeasures

The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has filed a proposal with the US Department of Transportation to equip FedEx planes with infrared countermeasures intended to protect against heat-seeking missiles, according to The reader. “This action proposes special terms for the Airbus Model A321-200 aircraft. This aircraft, as modified by FedEx Express …

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Madison mayor visits businesses that have received home loans

January 14, 2022 7:21 p.m. Job : January 14, 2022 7:21 p.m. MADISON, Wis. — Madison Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway visited some local businesses on Friday that have received support from the city to get established. Rhodes-Conway visited JP Hair Design and KnitCircus Yarn, both located in the 500 block of …

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Small plane’s chute deployed before it sank in Lake Murray according to eyewitnesses

Lake Murray, SC 01/13/2022 (Paul Kirby) – Shortly before 2:00 p.m. Thursday afternoon, the Lexington County 911 center received a report that a plane had crashed into Lake Murray. It was in the area of ​​Taylor’s Cove and Fiddlers Branch Roads off US Hwy 378 north of the city of …

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Developer Sunac China plans to sell $ 580million shares to repay loans

The logo of Sunac China Holdings Ltd is seen at an exhibition in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, China on May 25, 2015. Photo taken on May 25, 2015. China Daily / via REUTERS Register now for FREE and unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG, Jan. 13 (Reuters) – Chinese real …

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USAF, Navy Aircraft Availability, Flight Hours Decreased

US Air Force and Navy aircraft flying hours and availability have declined over the past two decades, according to the Congressional Budget Office (CBO). The trend, which is more pronounced than US Department of Defense (DOD) ratings because of the way planes are counted, was heavier in the Navy, which …

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Rising temperatures: aircraft payload and range affect

Rising temperatures: aircraft payload and range affect | Aviation Week Network https://aviationweek.com/themes/custom/particle/dist/app-drupal/assets/awn-logo.svg Skip to main content Washington Reagan National Airport. Photo credit: Adobe Stock / shellybychowskishots This is the first part of a three-part series of articles on the impacts of rising temperatures due to climate change. When temperatures rise …

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Italy returns Parthenon fragment in historic loan to Greece

ATHENS – Greece takes delivery this week of an ancient fragment that once adorned the Parthenon temple, the country’s most important archaeological site. The return of a museum to Italy is seen as the biggest boost to the British Museum, which holds the largest collection of Parthenon sculptures and has …

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Beach Expo – SundayWorld.com

“Come with me and you will see a world of pure imagination!” “ or those of us of a certain vintage, the line sung by Gene Wilder will be fondly remembered in his lead role in the 1971 children’s classic Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory. The feeling of wonder …

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Richard Windsor’s instant decision turns into long-standing love for cameras

Richard Windsor has collected cameras all his adult life. Photo: Michelle Kroll. In the 1980s, while teaching horticulture at Weston Creek in Canberra, Richard Windsor considered himself lucky enough to have resorted to the crème de la crème of Nikon cameras. He used the school’s photographic equipment to help teach …

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Air China received three new Airbus planes at the end of 2021 – AirlineGeeks.com

[ Aircraft Orders and Deliveries ]January 8, 2022 5:52 a.m. ET By Lei Yan Air China received three new Airbus aircraft at the end of 2021 On December 31, 2021, Air China recovered one Airbus A320neo and one Airbus A321neo from Airbus headquarters in Toulouse, France. The day before, the …

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