Airplane dropped copies of 'Augusta Chronicle' at Stevens Creek dam construction site in 1913

One of many firsts associated with the construction of Stevens Creek Dam involved the use of a famous flying school's aircraft to deliver "The Augusta Chronicle" to spectators visiting the construction site.

Georgia Bulldogs ready for long road trip

...which will be transported the next four games away from home by airplane and bus to Columbia, Mo; Little Rock, Ark.; Jacksonville...trying to find a good spot just to curl up and fall asleep."Airplane rides also can be a "little difficult," Pyke said."You...

Paper airplane from the upper deck hits player

...Stadium, soccer fans entertained themselves by tossing paper airplanes from their seats near the top of the stadium.One of those...field. Which is remarkable, given I've never made a paper airplane fly more than five feet.

SC House Speaker Bobby Harrell on misconduct charges related to campaign money violations

...third of that, or $93,958, went toward his privately owned airplane. Roughly another third, or $96,381, was reported as reimbursements...taxpayers pick up the tab."Similarly, I have often used my own airplane, at no cost to the taxpayers, for official state travel when...

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...for comment Friday.In other newsEUROPEAN AIRLINES can now allow passengers to use electronics during the entire flight, without putting them into "airplane mode," under guidelines issued Friday by the European Aviation Safety Agency.

Movie Memphis Belle takes to Augusta skies

...aircraft per 1,000 raids. Those combat victories were remembered with swastikas painted along its sides."This is the airplane that beat the Germans back," he said. "The B-17 is the aircraft the Nazis didn't want to see."The Memphis Belle...

US is leaving its best hope for victory in the Ryder cup back home

...Bill Haas and Webb Simpson. They probably didn't make any for Billy. You're taking a whole team and putting them on an airplane in a week, it's hard to shift gears."Watson agrees: "Three weeks, I think that's a logical place to make your final...

FAA to order insulation replacement on 700 airplanes

...nearly 700 commercial airplanes will have to replaced...every U.S. commercial airplane, because recent research...to about 700 U.S. airplanes built by the former...Insulation is used in airplanes to keep passengers warm...create problems within an airplane, since insulation is...

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Commercial jets push Boeing profits up 52 percent

...the same quarter a year ago. Analysts expected $22.32 billion, according to Zacks.Revenue at Boeing's Commercial Airplanes division increased 5 percent to $14.3 billion on higher deliveries - 181 new jets, compared to 169 during the same period...

Augusta hospitals monitor, prep for Ebola

...doctor-to-patient ratios in West Africa, as much as 86,000 patients per physician, the study notes. And then there are airplanes."Because of contemporary international travel, with the ability to now board a plane and be virtually anywhere in the...