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2014-02-03 08:20:45

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Feb. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UTC Aerospace Systems at next week's Singapore Airshow will showcase a full range of advanced systems for commercial aircraft and defense applications. The 2014 Singapore Airshow takes place at the Changi Exhibition Center, Singapore on February 11-16. UTC Aerospace Systems is a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX). The UTC Aerospace Systems pavilion (CD-07) will be located at the beginning of chalet row nearest the exhibit...

Surface Tablets To Replace Flight Bags For Delta Air Lines Pilots
2013-10-01 04:36:20

[ Watch the Video: Pilots Will Take Surface tablets To The Skies ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Delta Air Lines announced on Monday that it would be replacing the reference manuals and maps currently used by the company’s pilots with the newly-announced Microsoft Surface 2 tablets. According to PCMag’s Angela Moscaritolo, the airline is planning to deploy tablets to its 11,000 pilots as part of an effort to eliminate paper flight manuals and navigation...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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