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Building the A380, the world's largest passenger plane

Road Trip 2011: CNET gets a firsthand look at how the double-decker behemoth that is Airbus' A380 is assembled inside the largest industrial building in Europe. It's a sight to behold.

By Jul. 15, 2011

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Aboard America's Doomsday command and control plane

If the U.S. fights a nuclear war, top military brass could run it from aboard the National Airborne Operations Center. CNET Road Trip 2013 went on board one of the militarized 747s.

By Jul. 23, 2013

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B-2s, B-52s, and the plane that ended World War II

Visitors to the National Museum of the U.S. Air Force in Dayton, Ohio, can come face to face with the best collection of military aircraft in the world. CNET Road Trip 2013 checked it out.

By Jul. 22, 2013

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2012 Bentley Mulsanne

CNET takes on the onerous job of driving and riding in the 2012 Bentley Mulsanne, a flagship sedan with iPads for the rear-seat passengers.

By Nov. 2, 2012

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Build a plane in a week? Oshkosh organizers say no problem

At this summer's EAA AirVenture Oshkosh show, attendees will have the chance to participate in an effort to build an entire airplane in just seven days.

By Jan. 28, 2014

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This is what happens when a plane lands on only its rear wheels

The pilot of a Fokker 100, due to land in Brasilia, realizes that his front wheels are a no-go. So he goes for it anyway.

By Apr. 2, 2014

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Courtney Love: I may have found missing Malaysian plane

In a Facebook post, the former Hole singer insists she's no expert. Still, she uses satellite technology and offers coordinates for her find near Pulau Perak just in case.

By Mar. 18, 2014

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Web collects 650K clues in satellite-image search for missing plane

Thanks to Tomnod users, every pixel from available satellite images has been scanned by human eyes at least 30 times.

By Mar. 12, 2014

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Site lets people search satellite images for lost Malaysian plane

A crowdsourcing platform called Tomnod is letting volunteers comb through satellite images and tag objects of interest.

By Mar. 11, 2014

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GoPro falls from plane, lands in pigpen, gets snuffled

A GoPro action sports camera takes a tumble from a skydiver's helmet and ends up landing in a big pig mess.

By Feb. 12, 2014