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07.10.15
Say hello to NASA's first commercial flight astronauts
07.10.15

Say hello to NASA's first commercial flight astronauts

NASA has selected four veteran astronauts to work with both SpaceX and Boeing in preparation for c...

By M. Smith,   07.10.15
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06.18.15
YouTube's multi-angle video meets Boeing's acrobatic 787 flight
06.18.15

YouTube's multi-angle video meets Boeing's acrobatic 787 flight

At the Paris Air Show earlier this week, Boeing showed off a few of its 787-9 Dreamliner's tricks,...

By M. Moon,   06.18.15
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06.01.15
NASA tests airplane wings that shrug off insect guts
06.01.15

NASA tests airplane wings that shrug off insect guts

You may not think of insects as a problem for aircraft (Bambi Meets Godzilla comes to mind), but t...

By J. Fingas,   06.01.15
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05.28.15
Boeing is NASA's first pick for manned ISS flights
05.28.15

Boeing is NASA's first pick for manned ISS flights

NASA is on track to bring human spaceflight back to the US. The agency has ordered its first "crew...

By N. Summers,   05.28.15
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05.01.15
To keep a Boeing Dreamliner flying, reboot once every 248 days
05.01.15

To keep a Boeing Dreamliner flying, reboot once every 248 days

The 787 Dreamliner has been plagued with battery woes since its early days, to the point where the...

By E. Alvarez,   05.01.15
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04.28.15
Secretive space drone used to test futuristic propulsion system
04.28.15

Secretive space drone used to test futuristic propulsion system

Ask someone in the street what they know about the Air Force's top-secret space plane and you'll p...

By D. Cooper,   04.28.15
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04.03.15
NASA and Boeing to test eco-friendly technologies for airplanes
04.03.15

NASA and Boeing to test eco-friendly technologies for airplanes

Boeing's new ecoDemonstrator (a 757) is slated to go on a series of flights this spring to try out...

By M. Moon,   04.03.15
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03.24.15
The US Air Force will train with remote-controlled F-16s
03.24.15

The US Air Force will train with remote-controlled F-16s

To keep their skills sharp, US Air Force pilots routinely fly simulated sorties against domestic p...

By A. Tarantola,   03.24.15
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03.23.15
Boeing's 'plasma shields' would block explosion shockwaves
03.23.15

Boeing's 'plasma shields' would block explosion shockwaves

"Captain, magnetic seals in the anti-matter chamber are decaying!" "Shields up!" Now that we have...

By S. Dent,   03.23.15
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