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Museum Launches First World War Game

Ace Academy: Black Flight was developed by SEED Interactive in partnership with the Canada Aviation and Space Museum, which helped make...
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in Museums & Military History

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  • 2 years ago

Buffalo Airways Still Grounded

Even Buffalo Joe McBryan, owner and president of Buffalo Airways, stepping away from operations may not be enough to get the airline...
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in Accidents & Incidents

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  • 2 years ago

Alaskan Airlines Jet Lands On Taxiway

Earlier this month an Alaska Airlines Boeing 737-900 flying from Chicago O'Hare was making an ILS approach to Seattle's Sea-Tac runway...
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in Accidents & Incidents

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  • 2 years ago

21 Injured On The "Flight From Hell"

21 people were injured after severe turbulence forced an Air Canada Boeing 777 to make an emergency landing in Calgary...
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in Accidents & Incidents

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  • 2 years ago

Archives: The Race To Falun 2015

Seems we've all finally had a taste of winter so I thought this would make for a timely Throw-Back-Thursday post. Last April Saab...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Military Aviation

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  • 2 years ago

Lookback @ 2015: RCAF Operation Impact

Operation IMPACT is the Canadian Armed Forces contribution to the Middle East Stabilization Force. According to the Canadian military it...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Military Aviation

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  • 2 years ago

Stormscapes: When Beauty & Fear Collide

Weather has dominated the headlines recently, in fact The U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency issued 77 disaster declarations in...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in General Aviation

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  • 2 years ago

Roberta Mancino Flies Through Panama City Skyline

Watch GoPro Athlete, Roberta Mancino, split two buildings with style as she wingsuits through Panama City. Roberta is an Italian...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Skydiving

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  • 2 years ago

What A $32,000 Ticket Gets You

Brian Kelly, The Points Guy, reviewed his experience flying Etihad's Residence suite from New York JFK to Abu Dhabi. The 6 foot 7 inch...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Airlines

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  • 2 years ago

Birdly For Those Who Dream To Fly

According to the makers, "Birdly was born in 2013 as a Design Research project at the Zurich University of the Arts in Switzerland. Max...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Avionics & Equipment

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  • 2 years ago

Lookback @ 2015: The Flying Bulls

Red Bull's Douglas DC-6B, B-25J "Mitchell", P-38 "Lightning", Bell Cobra and more in this stunning video of the 2015 aviation HIGHlites...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Airshows

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  • 2 years ago

"Welcome Back, Baby!"

Happy to report that this time SpaceX nailed their landing. Watch the Falcon 9 First Stage Landing from a helicopter in their video...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Space

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  • 2 years ago

Lookback @ 2015: The Breitling Jet Team North American Tour

Enjoy a video recap of the 2015 North American Tour which took the Breitling Jet Team across the United States and Canada to nearly 20...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Airshows

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  • 2 years ago

Soar Wins Academy Award

Soar is the proud 2015 Gold Winner of the 42nd Student Oscars. It was created as Alyce Tzue's thesis project in school. What began as a...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in General Aviation

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  • 2 years ago

NORAD & NATS Tracking Santa

This Christmas marks the 60th year NORAD has tracked Santa. It all began with a phone call by a young child to the continental air...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Alternative Flight

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  • 2 years ago

The Story Behind The Ultimate Aviation Christmas Scene.

"When out on the lawn there arose such a clatter, I sprang from the bed to see what was the matter." Santa meets Capt. Scrooge of the...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in General Aviation

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  • 2 years ago

Lookback @ 2015: Beautiful St. Barth Bucket Air Show

Late March the Texas Flying Legends buzzed the beautiful beach at the end of St. Barth's airport. Watch their warbirds, Betty's Dream...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Airshows

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  • 2 years ago

Bombardier C Series Jet Certified

On December 18, 2015, the CS100 aircraft received its Transport Canada (TC) Type Certification. Follow the key milestones leading up to...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Manufacturers

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  • 2 years ago

Baby On Board Jet Blue NY-LA

Casey Neistat is a film director, producer, designer, creator of popular YouTube videos since 2010 and entrepreneur. He is also the...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Airlines

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  • 2 years ago

Air Shows Attracting Next Generation of Pilots

Nearly ten percent of the estimated 11-to-12 million people who attend air shows each year have a pilot’s license. Another 39.5 percent...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Airshows

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  • 2 years ago