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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Model planes are big business

...in a greeting that is all their own: the exchange of model airplanes.When airlines start flying to new cities, make deals with...like a nice bottle of wine," Hayes says. "I like nice model airplanes."

The safety risk of shrinking airline seats questioned by DOT

WASHINGTON - The shrinking space on airplanes is surely uncomfortable, but it might also be dangerous for passengers' health and safety.Planes are filled with more passengers...

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.

Officials investigate airplane crash

...went wrong Friday as a single-engine airplane crashed less than 100 feet from the back...shortly before noon Friday just after the airplane went down less than a quarter-mile...Harris pull Mr. Kazmarec from the airplane, Mr. Harris said. They were unable...

Airplane enthusiasts to gather in honor of state aviation pioneer

...pilots and weird new airplane designs, but in fact...in building their own airplanes. "It's a historical...members give free airplane rides to children to...pilots build their own airplanes aren't complicated...store-bought production airplane like the one Mr. Sellers...

Boeing picks GE, Rolls Royce to supply engines for 7E7 airplane

...planned new 7E7 Dreamliner airplane, striking deals that...projections for the airplane market are correct...Airbus' A300 and A310 airplanes and to replace Boeing's...for 2,000 to 3,000 airplanes similar to the 7E7...below list price for an airplane, although Aboulafia...

Aviation experts say most airplane accidents occur in takeoff, landing

...you the tense alpha and omega of any airplane flight is the takeoff and the landing...initial problem that "he forgot to fly the airplane," said Mr. Barnes, noting that this...They get distracted from flying the airplane by a problem and sometimes fly the plane...

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Airplane crash inquiry focuses on rudder control valve

...reversal of the rudder panel on the Boeing 737 may have caused two airplane crashes and nearly a third. The finding was unveiled during...approached Richmond, Va. The rudder panel runs up the tail of an airplane and sweeps the nose left and right. In an uncommanded reversal...

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Daniel Field airplane stolen

A 1979 Cessna 172 airplane was reported stolen from Daniel Field on Saturday, police said...the theft. "To my knowledge, it's the first time we've had an airplane stolen from the airport," he said. Sgt. Vowell said the FBI and...

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