Ric Peterson's Articles

Amazon Prime Air Launch New Drone & Campaign

The 'drone' era of package delivery is almost here. Yesterday Amazon released a new ad featuring former 'Top Gear' TV host Jeremy...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Alternative Flight

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  • 2 years ago

Wow! F1 Flyover: B787, A380 & Jet Team With Cameras Everywhere!

This is how you do a fly-over that will be remembered! Cameras everywhere! The world wide TV coverage that Formula 1? racing attracts...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Airlines

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  • 2 years ago

Snowbirds @ Sunset Over The Snow

Parts of Canada are already covered in snow including Winnipeg home of the Canadian Football League's championship game. This weekend...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Airshows

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  • 2 years ago

Flight Of Passage Teaser & Update

Henry Saine whipped up this awesome teaser for all the Indiegogo contributors who helped fund the Flight Of Passage project he and Colin...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Featured

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  • 2 years ago

Turkeys Can Fly!

Happy Thanksgiving from the Darnell family, Neal, Chris, Brooke and Marilyn. As God is my witness I didn't know turkeys COUlD fly! The...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Airshows

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  • 2 years ago

KLM 'Unbox' Their New Dreamliner

On November 23rd KLM welcomed the newest member of their fleet, a Boeing 787 Dreamliner. The Dutch airline offers a look at the brand...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Airlines

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  • 2 years ago

Happy Thanksgiving! Quickest Way To Cook A Turkey

Flightdeck Flight Simulation Center in Anaheim, California put this video together. I'm not sure that what they're doing is safer than a...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in General Aviation

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  • 2 years ago

Brilliant! Watch Swiss Air Recruit New Cabin Crew

Swiss International Airlines is hiring and in an effort to find candidates that will "Work Above The Clouds" they aren't sitting by...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Airlines

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  • 2 years ago

Britain's BBMF Hurricane Painted To Honour Canadian

14,533 Hurricanes were built, the last PZ865, rolled off the Hawker production line in July 1944 with the inscription ‘The Last of the...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Museums & Military History

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  • 2 years ago

Flying Firefighters For Tall Buildings

The city of Dubai is ordering jetpacks to use by firefighters to reach blazes in its many tall towers. Martin Aviation's Jetpack is...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Alternative Flight

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  • 2 years ago

Canadian Football League Jet

This weekend Canadian Footbal League players from Ottawa and Edmonton will play for the Grey Cup outdoors in the cold but no mention of...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Airlines

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  • 2 years ago

Historic Rocket Landing

Blue Origin, the space startup owned by Amazon.com founder CEO Jeff Bezos landed their 'Shepard' space vehicle successfully after a...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Space

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  • 2 years ago

Otto Leaves The Nest

OTTO the helicopter has filed a Trans Atlantic flight plan. The award winning North American air show act, directed toward kids, has...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Airshows

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  • 2 years ago

World's Largest Snowmobile

The C-17 flight from Hobart to an ice runway at Casey Station marks the first time an RAAF Globemaster III has been to the Australian...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Military Aviation

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  • 2 years ago

Suderman Fails To Break His Own World Record

Airshow pilot and world record holder Spencer Suderman shared his disappointment on Facebook writing, "No new world record today:-(...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Airshows

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  • 2 years ago

F-14 Tomcats Escort Russians Bombers Headed To Syria

Recent video from the Russian Defence Ministry shows their long range bombers being escorted by Iranian F-14 interceptors over Iran. The...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Military Aviation

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  • 2 years ago

Airline Loses Boston Bomber Survivor's Prosthetic Leg

Dealing with lost luggage is never fun and it's never good for an airline's PR but losing a bag holding the prosthetic leg of someone...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Airlines

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  • 2 years ago

First Flight: Everything About The New King Stallion Is Big

The largest and heaviest helicopter in the United States military is bulking up. The CH-53K King Stallion, the Marine Corps'...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Helicopters

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  • 2 years ago

NBAA 2015: 4 Jets 1 Mission 10 Records Set

Bombardier has a stellar line-up at the 68th National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) conference and exhibition in Las Vegas. The...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Business & Commercial Aviation

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  • 2 years ago

NBAA 2015: William Shatner Launches Jetwave

Yesterday, William Shatner helped launch Bombardier WAVE, the ultra-high speed Wi-Fi service with worldwide coverage for their Global...
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Posted by Ric Peterson
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in Business & Commercial Aviation

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  • 2 years ago