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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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11.13.15
Gogo's next generation in-flight WiFi launches next year
11.13.15

Gogo's next generation in-flight WiFi launches next year

"I think the issue of the gap between [the speeds] on the ground and in the air is going to narrow significantly."

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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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11.12.15
We pushed the in-flight WiFi of the future to its limit
11.12.15

We pushed the in-flight WiFi of the future to its limit

What does the next generation of in-flight WiFi look like? If you're using Netflix, pretty awesome.

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10.27.15
Northrop Grumman lands USAF deal for new long-range strike bomber
10.27.15

Northrop Grumman lands USAF deal for new long-range strike bomber

Northrop wins big with $60 billion contract for the United States' next top bomber.

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10.14.15
FAA: Don't pack lithium batteries in your checked bag
10.14.15

FAA: Don't pack lithium batteries in your checked bag

You'll want to wait until you land to pick up some spare batteries.

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10.07.15
FAA tests tech to spot illegal drone operators near airports
10.07.15

FAA tests tech to spot illegal drone operators near airports

As the number of privately-owned UAVs have exploded here in the US, so too have incidents of hobby...

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