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GoFly Contest To Create A Working Personal Flying Device

In my much younger days scientists promised us jetpacks. I want my jetpack! I want to fly! Sadly, jetpacks and rocket suits a la Buck Rogers, Flash Gordon, Adam Strange, The Rocketeer, IronMan and other comic book characters remain a … Continue reading

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Blanche Scott – First American Woman To Fly

Women were among the earliest aviation pioneers in the United States – some do it because they had it all planned out, and some do it by accident. Blanche Stuart Scott (April 8, 1885 – January 12, 1970) accidentally became … Continue reading

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Canadian Military Planes Flying With Fake Parts

Canada’s National Defence says counterfeit parts in the cockpit displays of the air force’s new C-130J Hercules transport planes do not pose a flight safety hazard, but will be replaced as necessary. A CBC News investigation found that the reprocessed … Continue reading

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