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Supersized aircraft: Behemoths of the sky (pictures)

Take a look at some of the most monstrous aircraft ever to take to the skies -- or at least hope to.

12 Images By Mar. 6, 2014

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Boeing test-flies another maritime surveillance aircraft

It's not just the P-8A Poseidon that's keeping Boeing busy. The defense giant also has plans to put some of that technology into a modified Challenger business jet.

By Mar. 7, 2014

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Boeing test-flies another maritime surveillance aircraft

It's not just the P-8A Poseidon that's keeping Boeing busy. The defense giant also has plans to put some of that technology into a modified Challenger business jet.

By Mar. 6, 2014

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Exploring autonomous aircraft

Always On experiments with unmanned aerial vehicles, also known as drones, with entrepreneur and former Wired Magazine Editor In Chief Chris Anderson and his team.

By Sep. 17, 2013

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The world's largest aircraft can fly for three weeks (it's not cute)

The HAV 304 Airlander is green, efficient, a hybrid, and, well, quite bizarre.

By Mar. 1, 2014

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Virgin Galactic aircraft cruises to supersonic speeds

The commercial spaceline, co-owned by billionaire Richard Branson's Virgin Group, just pushed its flagship aircraft higher and faster than ever before in a second rocket-powered flight.

By Sep. 5, 2013

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America's first next-gen aircraft carrier takes high tech to sea

The USS Gerald R. Ford has been under construction for years. Today, the first-of-its-class carrier will be christened, ushering in an era of high-tech aircraft carriers.

By Nov. 9, 2013

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America's most-cutting edge aircraft carrier comes to life (pictures)

Years in the making, the USS Gerald R. Ford is the first of its class, an all-new carrier designed to be far more efficient and more technologically advanced.

18 Images By Nov. 9, 2013

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Electric aircraft start finding a foothold in aviation industry

Don't expect an all-electric plane to carry hundreds of passengers soon, but in some corners of aviation, battery-powered aircraft are attracting industry interest.

By Jun. 25, 2013

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Electric aircraft energize Paris Air Show (pictures)

Electric aircraft certainly aren't center stage at this premier aviation show, but they are catching on for some tasks. Here's a look at some of the craft that made news at the show.

8 Images By Jun. 25, 2013