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Happy 50th, SR-71 Blackbird

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the SR-71 Blackbird’s first flight. On Dec. 22, 1964, the iconic American spy plane took off from a testing facility in Palmdale, California and set out to begin a career that would earn its…

Spectacular Roll Out of New Falcon 8X

Spectacular Roll Out of New Falcon 8X

In spectacular fashion, Dassault Aviation “rolled back the curtains” Dec. 17 on its greatly anticipated Falcon 8X business jet at their Bordeaux-Merignac facility in the southwest of France. You can watch a video of the ceremony that looks…

SpiceJet Can’t Pay at the Pump

SpiceJet, the debt-ridden Indian airline, had to cancel flights Wednesday morning because fuel companies refused to top off the tank. The SpiceJet website says that the cancelations are due to “operational reasons.” But it is no…