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National Aviation Day
2014-08-19 03:54:36

Tuesday, August 19 – the birthday of powered-flight pioneer Orville Wright – marks National Aviation Day, and to mark the occasion some of NASA’s finest have shared the stories of how they first took to the skies.

2014-07-08 23:07:15

Award Recognizes Apollo Video’s 2013 Delivery Performance Bothell, WA (PRWEB) July 08, 2014

NASA Book Reveals New Twist in Flight Research
2014-03-31 15:30:11

Sometimes the inspiration for innovative technological solutions comes from unexpected places.

2013-06-10 07:59:48

When it comes to the Wright Bros, history books have it wrong, according to the Connecticut state government.

Contract Proving Wright Brothers Were First To Fly Called Into Question
2013-04-02 08:17:19

The Wright Flyer, also known as Flyer I or 1903 Flyer, was the first successful powered aircraft to fly, achieving the feat on December 17, 1903. The plane was designed and built by the Wright brothers and it was flown four times near Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina.

2011-06-27 18:25:00

WINNIPEG, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ - (TSX:NFI.UN) New Flyer Industries Inc. ("NFI") and New Flyer Industries Canada ULC ("NFI ULC") (together, "New Flyer") today announced NFI has filed a preliminary prospectus with the securities regulatory authorities in each of the provinces and territories of Canada in connection with a proposed non-cash rights offering (the "Offering") to convert New Flyer from its current income deposit securities ("IDS") structure to a traditional common share...

2011-04-21 09:00:00

DURHAM, N.C., April 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Radio Flyer, one of the world's most iconic and beloved toy companies, has invited McKinney to come outside and play with its complete line of wagons, bikes, trikes, scooters and accessories.

2011-02-28 23:00:00

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., March 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Frequent Flyer Services, Inc.

2011-01-27 00:02:59

Travelgrove, Inc. just launched a frequent flyer intelligence system powered by the maker of iphone app mileBlaster.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.