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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 January 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 September 16, 2013

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Bombardier's CSeries jet takes off on first flight (pictures)

Meant to compete with Boeing's 737 and Airbus' A320, the new Canadian jet leverages the latest, most efficient engines.

8 Images September 16, 2013

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Parrot AR.Drone 2.0 goes solo with GPS flight

The launch of a new GPS-powered Parrot AR.Drone quadcopter comes good on your biggest spook fantasy: flying autonomously.

By April 1, 2014

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Shovels sharpened for Google's flight terminal

Anchored by Google's own air force, the biggest new terminal for private jets to be built in 30 years will begin construction at San Jose International in January.

By November 8, 2013

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Gogo unveils in-flight text, talk service at 30,000 feet

The in-flight service's latest trick lets you text and talk as though you were on the ground. CNET boarded Gogo's private jet to find out more.

By November 8, 2013

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MQ-8C Fire Scout robo-copter makes first flight

The B variant has already helped the Navy capture drug smugglers and carry out recon missions in Afghanistan and Somalia. The new MQ-8C is bigger and will pack a bigger payload.

By November 3, 2013

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Boeing's 787-9 Dreamliner makes maiden test flight

The larger version of the company's original 787-8 jetliner completes 5-hour test flight, hitting 288 mph and an altitude of 20,400 feet.

By September 17, 2013

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JetBlue to launch fast free in-flight Wi-Fi in 2013

The airline carrier thinks offering fast Wi-Fi is a game changer for customers, so it's about to begin offering the speedy ViaSat service that will be free for an initial trial period.

By September 17, 2012

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Spot-beam satellite tech promises better in-flight Wi-Fi

The technology will be introduced by JetBlue flights next month, and will be rolled out to other airlines in the coming year.

By August 7, 2013