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Salem-News.com (Sep-23-2015 19:59)
Airbus Perlan Mission II Glider Soars into HistorySalem-News.com
Glider begins journey to 2016 world record flight to 90,000 feet without an engine
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The Perlan 2 glider, the world’s first engineless aircraft designed to reach the edge of space, achieved its successful first flight today in a historic moment about 5,000 feet above Robert’s Field, the Redmond Municipal Airport in Oregon.
Salem-News.com (Mar-05-2015 17:24)
Harrison Ford Battered, but OK After Plane CrashSalem-News.com Staff
His classic aircraft had engine failure and he crashed on a golf course.
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Harrison Ford, American iconic actor, crashed his plane on a golf course near the Santa Monica airport this afternoon.
Salem-News.com (Jun-02-2014 07:33)
Oregon Coast Plane Crash Victims IdentifiedKevin Hays Salem-News.com
The plane went down shortly after take-off from the Newport Airport -- which is about 7 to 10 miles west -- of the crash site.
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A 51-year-old man from Newport and a 4-year-old girl from Seattle died Saturday afternoon when the small plane they were traveling in crashed along the Oregon Coast.
Salem-News.com (May-01-2014 11:30)
Several SL Aircraft Banned from Entering Air Space of European CountriesSalem-News.com
Economic sanction in disguise?
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A number of planes belonging to the Sri Lankan (SL) aviation service have been declared as not airworthy and a number of European countries have therefore banned their use of the air space of those countries, according reports reaching Lanka e news.
Salem-News.com (Apr-11-2014 14:26)
Study Suggests Veteran`s Agent Orange Exposure for C-123 Crews Will Cost $1.8 MillionWes Carter for Salem-News.com
Veterans have been forced to resort to expensive legal procedures to access necessary scientific and administrative documents.
This week it was estimated that an Institute of Medicine study of veterans’ Agent Orange exposure aboard C-123 transports will cost approximately $1,800,000.00.
Salem-News.com (Apr-10-2014 14:55)
Aerojet Rocketdyne Propulsion Supported United LaunchSalem-News.com
Alliance Successful Atlas V Mission for the National Reconnaissance Office
Aerojet Rocketdyne, a GenCorp (NYSE:GY) company, played a significant role in successfully launching a national security payload into orbit for the U.S. government.
Salem-News.com (Apr-08-2014 11:48)
Drones Are Hot Item in VegasBy Mike Cavender, RTDNA
RTDNA presses FAA for rules decision
Every year at the NAB convention in Las Vegas, there are hot technology items that seem to attract everybody’s attention—and this April, it’s the year of the drones!
Salem-News.com (Apr-03-2014 15:41)
Explosion at Ernst Irrigation Rocks St. PaulSalem-News.com
"I heard a very loud boom when I was coming out to my car" - witness, Mark Winder
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Firefighters in Saint Paul called for a Life Flight helicopter after responding to an emergency at Ernst Irrigation where an apparent industrial fire broke out. The Life Flight was eventually canceled, and the patient was transported to the hospital by ground ambulance.
Salem-News.com (Mar-27-2014 14:43)
Honored Air Guard Special Tactics Airmen Reflect Core Values of Talented UnitSalem-News.com
The strength of the 125th STS is reflected in their unique mission and the camaraderie they have quickly shaped as a unit in less than nine years, becoming officially founded on May 1, 2005.
They left behind civilian jobs or college class rooms to deploy, chancing their own safety to protect their teammates and carry out grueling operations that changed virtually every day during their six months in combat.
Salem-News.com (Mar-19-2014 10:23)
Hindus Call for Prayers for Missing Malaysia Airlines FlightSalem-News.com
Expressing deep sympathies to the families and loved ones of the passengers and the crew of this plane missing since March eight after departing from Kuala Lumpur, Rajan Zed said that it was highly tragic and difficult time for them.
Distinguished Hindu statesman Rajan Zed has called for prayers for the passengers and crew of the missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 and their relatives and loved ones.