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2010-02-22 08:10:00

NORWALK, Conn., Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Southern Air Holdings, Inc. today announced the addition to its fleet of two Boeing 777 Freighters, the world's largest, most capable twin-engine freighter. The first 777 was delivered earlier this month and the second will be delivered to Southern Air on March 2 at which time Southern Air, THAI Cargo and Boeing executives, as well as customers and dignitaries, will celebrate the new airplanes at Boeing's assembly facility in Everett, Washington. A...

2008-07-16 09:00:55

FARNBOROUGH, England, July 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- FARNBOROUGH AIR SHOW -- Hamilton Sundstrand, a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp. , signed an On-Site Support agreement with Japan Airlines International (JALI) covering electric power system and pneumatic system products on the airline's fleet of 132 large commercial aircraft including Boeing 747-400s, 767s and 777s. The 10-year program will begin in August. Work will be performed at Japan Airlines International's Narita, Japan,...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'