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06.23.16
Solar Impulse makes first sun-powered Atlantic crossing
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Solar Impulse makes first sun-powered Atlantic crossing

It left New York on Monday and arrived in Seville, Spain this morning.

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05.04.16
Taxiing airplanes could soon get flight info wirelessly
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Taxiing airplanes could soon get flight info wirelessly

A successful test earlier this year based on the WiMax standard is the first step in updating the current method of transmitting flight data.

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02.03.16
ICYMI: Cockroach torture, an app for Parkinson's and more
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ICYMI: Cockroach torture, an app for Parkinson's and more

Jurassic Park should have taught us: Just because you can, doesn't mean you should.

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01.02.16
Super-maneuverable drone airplanes are coming
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Super-maneuverable drone airplanes are coming

Drone aircraft are getting vectored thrust propellers that help them turn on a dime.

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11.12.15
Loss of flight MH370 prompts UN satellite tracking agreement
11.12.15

Loss of flight MH370 prompts UN satellite tracking agreement

The UN hopes global satellite tracking for passenger airlines will be in place by 2017

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