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2009-06-16 07:30:00

LE BOURGET, France, June 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Boeing (NYSE: BA) continues to make steady progress on its largest commercial development programs, the 787 Dreamliner and the 747-8.

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2008-07-15 15:25:00

Test Flights for the Boeing's 787 Dreamliner are being delayed again due to problems with the verifying software in the brake control system.


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.