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Not Quite a Channel Swimmer

Pilot Boat – Anastasia 

Boat Crew – Eddie Spelling (pilot), Paul and A.N.Other   

Swim Crew – James Vickery, Maretta Robinson. 

Observer – Peter

Swimmer – Pauline Barker… 2,616 more words

Eurostar Presents First Remodeled Train

Eurostar has revealed its first remodeled e300 trainset, a preview of what passengers may expect onboard as the cross-border high speed rail operator prepares to introduce new rolling stock. 150 more words


English Channel Shaken By 3.3 Magnitude Earthquake

Just as we were expecting see, and as the earthquake forecast called for, a M3.3 earthquake struck the English channel along the shores of France. 125 more words


Upstart vs Airbus: 1st electric planes cross English Channel

WATCH ABOVE: For the very first time, an electric plane was flown across the English Channel.  As Stuart Greer explains, today’s flight marked another important step in building a green aviation industry. 788 more words


First electric planes fly over English Channel

Image Credit: AP Photo/Michel Spingler

CALAIS, France (AP) — Airbus flew its electric plane across the English Channel for the first time Friday — hours after an independent French pilot made a similar voyage, beating the aeronautics giant in this symbolically important step toward making electronic flight viable in the long term. 549 more words