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airspace

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London airspace restricted following 'technical failure'

Flights in and out of the UK's capital are expected to be severely delayed, following a flight data computer failure, regulator Eurocontrol says.

By December 12, 2014

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Watch this majestic eagle swoop in and take down a drone

Sensing its airspace was threatened, this Australian Wedge-Tailed Eagle sprang to action and, with one punch from its mighty talons, knocked this drone right out of the sky.

By August 12, 2015

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Testing airline safety with the help of a fake ash cloud

Engineers from easyJet and Airbus create an artificial ash cloud to test a sensor that could help avoid massive airspace closures after a volcanic eruption.

By November 14, 2013

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Leap Motion controllers to ship in mid-May for $80

The innovative gesture-control system includes software and hardware. The company will launch Airspace, its app store, in mid-May as well.

By February 27, 2013

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Northrop Grumman Firebird UAV lets pilots ride too

Northrop Grumman's Firebird can be flown manned or unmanned, which may allow it to use civil airspace.

By May 9, 2011

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OutlookDeck brings Twitter concepts to e-mail

E-mail, Twitter, and Facebook all want your constant attention. Here's how to give it to them without losing your mind. It's all about filtering your social airspace.

By April 14, 2009

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Photos: The zeppelin flies again

It's been seven decades since a zeppelin lifted aloft in U.S. airspace. Now one is set to call the San Francisco Bay Area home.

By October 23, 2008

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Buzz Out Loud 689: Mousetronauts

Please, someone, make a Mousetronauts show. We're begging you. In other news, cell phones on airplanes appear to be coming to European airspace near you.

By March 26, 2008

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Tribal trouble for cell phone signals?

Canadian tribes want a fee for cell phone transmissions passing through their airspace.

By May 31, 2007

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Into the wild blue virtual yonder

VatSim gives pilots and other aviation enthusiasts online airspace that mimics real conditions and exotic destinations. Images: Flight sim has users flying high

By December 18, 2006