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GE releases instructions for 3D-printable jet engine

If you head over to Thingiverse, you can get instructions for a hand-cranked, 3D-printable jet engine, courtesy of GE.

By 22 July 2014

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Airbus reports best-ever jet sales at Farnborough: $75.3B

The aviation industry spends big bucks and plans years in advance. Airbus sells 496 passenger jets at the UK airshow.

By 18 July 2014

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With A330neo, Airbus gives new life to an older jet

New jets get a lot of attention at the Farnborough airshow, but Airbus believes there's demand for an older plane revamped with new, more efficient engines.

By 14 July 2014

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Transformer jet is like the Optimus Prime of planes

BAE Systems unveils fascinating new concept aircraft that transform, self-heal, can 3D-print UAVs, and have concentrated laser beams to disable enemy missiles.

By 10 July 2014

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Watch a jet with no front landing gear land on stool

A little-known fact is that a special stool was invented for the very purpose of helping a Harrier jet land without its front landing gear.

By 27 June 2014

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Arrow: A four-wheeled 'fighter jet' for the road (Q&A)

One of Charles Bombardier's many wild concept vehicle designs, the Arrow, could be powered by lithium-air batteries with a range of over 370 miles.

By 1 January 2014

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World's tiniest motor can fit inside a cell and spin as fast as a jet engine

At less than one micrometer in size, the microscopic nanomotor could revolutionise controlled medical drug delivery.

By 21 May 2014

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Jet lag? There's an app for that

Researchers have found that evading jet lag may be as simple as carefully controlled periods of light exposure to keep circadian rhythms in check.

By 11 April 2014

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15 space organizations join hunt for missing Malaysian jet

China activates an international charter started in 1999 to aggregate global space data from satellites in an effort to locate Malaysian Airlines' flight MH370.

By 13 March 2014

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3D-printed parts take flight on RAF jets

BAE Systems uses 3D printing to build protective parts for cockpit radios and take-off shafts.

By 7 January 2014