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LE BOURGET, France, March 26, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Dassault Falcon Service (DFS), a Dassault Aviation company-owned service center, recently completed an initial C-check
WASHINGTON, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- While the fire season throughout much of the US does not begin until early spring, the private aerial firefighting industry is--even now--battle-ready
MOSCOW, March 25, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- "Defending Russia" (http://www.defendingrussia.ru) is proud to confirm delivery to Kazakhstan of 4 Russian fighter aircraft Su-30SM.
PALO ALTO, Calif., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The Malibu Division of Communications & Power Industries LLC (CPI) has been awarded an approximately $2.5 million contract from General
After a successful launch at GDC 2015 where the Noitom Ltd.
Exactly 70 years after it was delivered to the U.S.
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., March 23, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sikorsky Aircraft Corp., a subsidiary of United Technologies Corp.
TOLUCA, Mexico, March 19, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Toluca International Airport, March 19-21. Dassault Falcon Jet will present its top of
Collaboration with TUI Group, NASA to reduce fuel use, carbon emissions SEATTLE, March 18, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing [NYSE: BA] has begun several months of flights with its ecoDemonstrator
The most prestigious awards in vertical flight technology FAIRFAX, Va., March 17, 2015 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- The American Helicopter Society (AHS) International is pleased to announce the
Drones, also known as unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), are pilotless and non-crewed aircraft that are capable of flight either by remote control or through the use of on-board computers. Other names for these types of aircraft are remotely piloted vehicle (RPV), remotely piloted aircraft (RPA), and remotely operated aircraft (ROA). Drones are commonly used by the military, but are also being implemented in search and rescue operations and being utilized in other civil applications, such as...
The General Atomics MQ-9 Reaper, once known as the Predator B, is an unmanned aerial vehicle or UAV that was created by the General Atomics Aeronautical Systems (GA-ASI) for the United States Air Force. Air Force members refer to the MQ-9 and other UAVs, also known as drones, as Remotely Piloted Vehicles/Aircraft (RPV/RPA) because humans can control them, but they are capable of autonomous flight as well. This hunter-killer drone is the first of its kind that can be used for long-endurance...
The Northrop Grumman MQ-8 Fire Scout is an unmanned autonomous helicopter that is used by the United States Armed Forces for reconnaissance missions, situational awareness, and targeting assistance for ground, air, and sea bound soldiers. There are four variants of this UAV, two of which were derived from Schweizer helicopters. The first MQ-8 version, known as the RQ-8A, was used after the Navy retired their RQ-2 Pioneers. The Navy wanted an updated UAV with specific guidelines, including...
The Comet is a commonly kept form of goldfish, the only type to have originated in the United States. They first appeared in the ponds of the Fish Commission in Washington in the early 1880s. Hugo Mullertt was the first person to bring the Comet goldfish to the market in a large quantity. Characterized by a long, tall, flowing tailfin they can be differentiated from the common goldfish, although otherwise they are very similar. Both of these varieties are quite hardy and will do well in...
The Pallid Harrier (Circus macrourus) is a migratory bird of prey of the harrier family. It can be found in southern parts of eastern Europe and central Asia and winters mainly in India and southeast Asia. It is a very rare visitor to Great Britain and western Europe, although remarkably a juvenile wintered in Norfolk in the winter of 2002-2003. This medium-sized raptor breeds on open plains, bogs and heathland but in winter prefers open country. This typical harrier has long wings held...
- The practice of two or more parties jointly purchasing all or part of a butchered cow and dividing the meat between them.
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