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Photo tours: USS Missouri and Pacific Aviation Museum

It was called a day that would live in infamy: December 7, 1941. Today Pearl is a busy harbor for US Navy and civilian traffic, and home to some incredible museums.

By December 4, 2014

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Popping champagne cork causes emergency landing of jet

Technically Incorrect: A member of the cabin crew opens a champagne bottle. The cork flies into the plane's ceiling. The oxygen masks drop. Oh, woe.

By August 29, 2015

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54-propeller superdrone lifts off with a person inside

It took 54 propellers for the Swarm superdrone to get off the ground with a human passenger along for the exciting ride.

By September 1, 2015

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Pilot reports of close calls with drones rise enormously

The FAA says that pilots are now seeing drones at ever higher altitudes. One pilot, though, says it's all "much ado about nothing."

By August 13, 2015

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Yahoo's Aviate launcher graduates beta

The custom launcher and home screen app for Android adds new features and is now available for all users.

By June 23, 2014

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Man shoots down drone hovering over house

A Kentucky man thinks it's unacceptable when a drone floats over his property. So he shoots it down. Then the drone's owners come calling.

By July 30, 2015

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Pilot lands jet despite smashed windshield and damaged GPS

Technically Incorrect: A Delta flight from Boston to Salt Lake City encounters a hailstorm that damages the nose and completely obliterates the windshield. It endures an emergency landing in Denver.

By August 9, 2015

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Please don't try to land a fighter jet like this

Technically Incorrect: Reddit's aviation forum has become fascinated this week by footage of a Russian Su-35 fighter jet fighting for its survival as its wing scrapes along the runway.

By August 6, 2015

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The tech that gets me soaring

Airline travel isn't painful and it's certainly not a bore -- it's one of the most amazing things you can do.

By August 3, 2015

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An afternoon of watching airplanes (pictures)

Standing near an airport and watching airplanes can be a lot of fun, especially when you bring you camera. CNET shows you why.

17 Images By July 30, 2015