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JetBlue launched direct flight from JFK to Havana, Cuba.

JetBlue Airways launched its direct flight today from John F. Kennedy International Airport to Havana, Cuba. The first flight is expected to leave New York City at noon and land at 3:30 p.m. 131 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


JetBlue Launches Direct Flights From New York to Cuba

JetBlue became the first major U.S. carrier on Friday to launch direct flights between New York City and Havana, Cuba, since the White House eased travel restrictions… 98 more words

Solar-Powered Plane Lands in Hawaii After Record-Breaking 5-Day Journey

(KAPOLEI, Hawaii) — A plane powered by the sun’s rays landed in Hawaii Friday after a record-breaking five-day journey across the Pacific Ocean from Japan. 301 more words

Germanwings Victims' Relatives 'Appalled' by Compensation Offer

MAINZ, Germany — The families of passengers killed when a jet was deliberately crashed in the French Alps are “appalled” by a compensation offer made by Germanwings and parent company Lufthansa, according to their lawyers. 71 more words

Solar Impulse landing in Hawaii

Wow, I am watching the live arrival of Solar Impulse in Hawaii after a historic 5-day flight from Japan only powered by the sun.   Not only is this a historic event in the attempt to fly round the World with only solar power, but the enterprise behind this venture is absolutely amazing. 84 more words


Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center - Part 1: Modern Military Airplanes and Space Crafts (Summer 2015)

Recently, I moved back to the Washington DC area and I used this opportunity to re-visit some of our Nation’s Capital region most wonderful museums. 1,120 more words