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Wills’s Aviation Card #66 – M. Louis Paulhan.

History Behind The Card: M. Louis Paulhan. Card #66 of 75, W.D.& H.O Wills, Aviation series 1911, Capstan Navy Cut – Black-back issue Isidore Auguste Marie Louis Paulhan, July 19, 1883 in Pézenas, Hérault, France — February 10, 1963, Saint-Jean-de-Luz, … Continue reading

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Wills’s Aviation Card #55 – Paulhan’s New Aeroplane.

History Behind The Card: Paulhan’s New Aeroplane. Card #55 of 75, W.D.& H.O Wills, Aviation series 1911, Capstan Navy Cut issue Louis Paulhan aka Isidore Auguste Marie Louis Paulhan, July 19, 1883 in Pézenas, Hérault, France – February 10, 1963 … Continue reading

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Boeing Spreads Its Talent Wings

The Boeing Co. announced on May 31, 2013 that it will begin to move and spread its commercial aircraft engineering talent and aircraft support staff around the U.S., essentially decentralizing its operations by announcing plans for engineering design and airplane-support … Continue reading

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Dream Or Reality? Boeing Says 787 Will Fly In Weeks

Depending on one’s point of view, it’s a ‘good news – bad news’ announcement from Boeing stating that rather than months, it will be weeks until the 787 Dreamliner will take-off again. After a series of almost comical if it … Continue reading

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Japanese Lithium-Ion Battery At Heart of Boeing’s 787 Problems

Boeing has been having issues with its new 787 Dreamliner passenger jet lately – most of which can be shrugged off as birthing pains for the plane – but a recent battery fire aboard a jet has fueled overall concern—especially … Continue reading

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Japanese Company Made Battery That Caused Boeing 787 Fire

Geez, is a Japanese company the heart of Boeing‘s problems? Recent trouble with Boeing’s 787 Dreamliner passenger jet – specifically its lithium-ion battery catching fire led to Japan grounding its fleet of 787 planes. But… who makes the lithium-ion battery? … Continue reading

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NTSB Releases Photo Of Charred 787 Battery Box

Japan Airlines will now be serving dinner – burned lithium-ion battery. The United States National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has released a photograph of the lithium-ion battery that caught fire on a JAL (Japan Airlines) Boeing 787 Dreamliner jet at … Continue reading

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Japan Halts All Flights Of Boeing 787 Dreamliner

Wow… Japan has halted all flights of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner on Wednesday, December 16, 2013 after an ANA (All Nippon Airways) flight was forced to perform an emergency landing. Full story HERE. Cheers Andrew Joseph  

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Japanese Boeing 787 Airplanes Have Issues

In the general scheme of things, one problem is unlucky; two problems is an unlucky coincidence; and three problems – hey… what’s going on?! Boeing Company‘s spectacular 787 Dreamliner aircraft seem to be suffering from a series of problems lately. … Continue reading

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