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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 Dec. 31, 2013

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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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Bombardier's CSeries jet makes first flight

After an eightmonth delay, the Canadian company finally put its latest jet, which can carry up to 125 passengers, in the air.

By Sep. 16, 2013

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Learjet 85's private, high-tech luxury to cost a mere $20.8M

The aircraft maker talks to CNET about advances made in the 50 years since its first private jet took to the skies.

By Oct. 8, 2013

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Despite troubles, BlackBerry snagged new jet in July

The company bought a 2006 Bombardier Global Express that could have gone for as much as $29 million.

By Sep. 23, 2013

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Girl wants a dragon, so scientists make one

When a 7-year-old asks Australian scientists for a dragon, they first give her a sincere apology, then figure out how to send her an adorable 3D-printed winged beast.

By Jan. 12, 2014

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Canada testing $600,000 stealth snowmobile

An ultra-quiet electric-hybrid ride is being designed to help patrol Canada's Arctic. Is it practical or just a boondoggle?

By Aug. 22, 2013

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BMW to use touch-sensitive smart fabric in cars

As car makers look for ways to replace unsightly buttons or add more controls without crowding the center stack, researchers are turning to smart fabric.

By Jan. 23, 2012

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Restoration of famed WWII bomber Memphis Belle flies high

It defied the Nazis and became the first World War II bomber to complete 25 combat missions and return home. CNET Road Trip 2013 checked out how it's being restored to its original glory.

By Jul. 15, 2013