Missing plane: US firm in talks to use its tech to help find MH370

Malaysia Airlines’ Flight MH370 went missing in 2014. Despite a huge search effort, the passenger plane has never been found, but now a U.S. firm is hoping to use its underwater technology in a renewed bid to locate the aircraft.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/10/23/missing-plane-us-firm-in-talks-to-use-its-tech-to-help-find-mh370.html

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Doomed Malaysia Air jet may be eventually found, due to advances in tech, CEO says

Searchers will eventually locate the wreckage of flight MH370 by harnessing the power of technologies such as artificial intelligence, says Malaysia Airlines’ chief executive.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/01/doomed-malaysia-air-jet-may-be-eventually-found-due-to-advances-in-tech-ceo-says.html

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Hundreds of NASA archive videos are being uploaded to YouTube

Recovered from the archives of NASA’s Armstrong Flight Research Center (AFRC) in Edwards, California, the footage covers decades of pivotal research and development undertaking by the agency and the Air Force.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/07/19/hundreds-nasa-archive-videos-are-being-uploaded-to-youtube.html

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Rocket Lab electron booster falls short in debut test launch

The debut flight of Rocket Lab’s miniature satellite launcher wasn’t perfect, but the company is confident enough to proceed with plans for a second test launch this summer, founder and CEO Peter Beck said today (May 25).

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/05/26/rocket-lab-electron-booster-falls-short-in-debut-test-launch.html

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NASA astronaut's space treasure map sparks hunt for Caribbean wrecks

Astronaut Gordon Cooper was a born explorer. He broke countless NASA space flight records, like the longest single-man space flight, a 122-hour mission. But one of his greatest achievements may not have been unveiled if it wasn’t for his willingness to share a secret he had kept for more than 40 years.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/04/17/nasa-astronauts-space-treasure-map-sparks-hunt-for-caribbean-wrecks.html

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Navy gets new flight simulator technology

The U.S. Navy’s newest flight simulator technology will be found among the exhibits at this year’s Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) taking place in Orlando this week, according to an announcement by NVIDIA.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/11/29/navy-gets-new-flight-simulator-technology.html

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US bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones from airliners

The Transportation Department is issuing an emergency order banning passengers and flight crews from bringing Samsung Galaxy Note7 smartphones on airline flights in response to reports of the phones catching fire.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2016/10/14/us-bans-samsung-galaxy-note-7-phones-from-airliners.html

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Own the watch that went to the moon

A Bulova Chronograph worn by Apollo 15 flight commander Dave Scott while on the moon — the only privately owned watch to go to the moon — is hitting the auction block.

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JetBlue mechanics choose iPad mini 3 for digital aircraft maintenance toolbox

After putting iPad 4 into operation as an electronic flight bag in 2013, then iPad mini 3 for in-flight cabin services this year, U.S. airline JetBlue is turning to Apple’s tablet platform to aid aircraft maintenance technicians.

The original article can be found here: http://appleinsider.com.feedsportal.com/c/33975/f/616168/s/4986d742/sc/28/l/0Lappleinsider0N0Carticles0C150C0A90C0A30Cjetblue0Emechanics0Echoose0Eipad0Emini0E30Efor0Edigital0Eaircraft0Emaintenance0Etoolbox/story01.htm

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Airbus and Boeing have some amazing plane ideas

The future of flight looks surreal, at least judging by the patents filed by Airbus and Boeing. They might not get off the ground soon, but we’d like to imagine a future of flight shaped by these far-sighted ideas.

The original article can be found here: http://rss.cnn.com/~r/rss/cnn_tech/~3/xF05zeX6GQE/index.html

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Apple iPad software issue grounds 'several dozen' American Airlines flights [u]

At least one American Airlines flight was grounded before takeoff on Tuesday due to a software bug that disabled pilots’ iPad-powered electronic flight bags, potentially affecting the carrier’s entire fleet of 737 aircraft.

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Navy test-fires upgraded Tomahawk

The Navy and Raytheon recently flight tested software upgrades to the Tomahawk missile with two sea-launched test-firings near China Lake, Calif., designed to shoot the weapon up to high altitudes and assess the weapon’s improved maneuverability.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2014/10/02/navy-test-fires-upgraded-tomahawk/

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