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Boeing successfully completed the software Preliminary Design Review (PDR) for its Commercial Crew Development (CCDev-2) initiative on May 18. CCDev-2 is part of NASA’s Space Act Agreement. Software competency is

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The world’s first commercial spacecraft has arrived at the International Space Station (ISS), the climax of its landmark mission. “It looks like we got us a Dragon by the tail,”

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A commercial rocket has blasted off with a load of supplies for the International Space Station. The SpaceX company’s Falcon 9 rocket took flight from Cape Canaveral, Florida, opening a

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A Soyuz spaceship carrying two Russians and one American astronaut blasted off for the International Space Station (ISS) on Tuesday after more than a month’s delay over a problem with

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The Boeing Company and the U.S. Air Force completed the first manned flight of the QF-16 Full Scale Aerial Target (FSAT) on May 4 at Cecil Field in Jacksonville. The

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The IATA e-Cargo Conference and Workshop 2012 is the first event of its kind organized for and with the participation of the Cargo Industry from all over the world. Few

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SUGAR, which stands for Subsonic Ultra-Green Aircraft Research, is a contract that Boeing has with NASA to see what’s out there in regard to technologies that might be viable for

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Boeing Co has designed a new winglet for its upcoming 737 MAX, a step the plane-maker says will provide greater fuel efficiency than originally promised for the upgrade of its

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The army is planning to position soldiers and surface-to-air missiles on top of a block of flats to prevent any airborne terror threat during this summer’s Olympic Games. Residents of

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The space shuttle Enterprise flew to New York from Washington on Friday piggybacking atop a Boeing 747 and made a dramatic flight along the Hudson River past the Statue of

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The space shuttle Enterprise’s scheduled arrival in New York City has been pushed back because of possible bad weather. Nasa said Monday’s planned arrival of the shuttle had been postponed

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I was inspired by Elena’s post on how she was fascinated by Lisbon, its clean streets and kind people. In fact, it is easier for me to do the same

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