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Watch two planes almost collide on runway

A Russian pilot has to abort landing as an Argentinian plane wanders across the runway at Barcelona airport. How can this happen?

By July 7, 2014

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San Francisco Airport uses tech to meet runway safety standards

In order to meet a federal directive, the airport will close two runways this summer to install a special concrete material that will bring runaway aircraft quickly to a stop.

By March 21, 2014

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Runway safety improvements under way at SFO (pictures)

Two of four runways will close as part of federally mandated improvements. CNET takes a look at the technology and gets a tour of SFO's runways.

21 Images By March 21, 2014

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'Star Wars' inspires Rodarte's latest runway fashions

Yoda, Jedi, and droids invade New York Fashion Week with geek yet chic dresses designed by Kate and Laura Mulleavy at Rodarte.

By February 12, 2014

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Apple Maps mishap sees drivers crash airport runway

Hapless Apple Maps caused a scare at an airport when drivers invaded a runway -- because their iPhones told them to.

By September 26, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy Gear smartwatch hits the runway at New York Fashion Week (pictures)

The Korean electronics giant has partnered with jewelry designer Dana Lorenz and her Fallon line on accessories to go with the smartwatch.

8 Images By September 11, 2013

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Moto X to strut its stuff on New York fashion runway

Motorola's colorful customizable smartphone will be part of Made Fashion Week on Sunday.

By September 6, 2013

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This is what happens when a plane is landing and the runway disappears

Cockpit footage of the aborted landing of a Boeing Business Jet in pouring rain shows the split-second decisions pilots have to make.

By June 15, 2013

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10 years of XPrizes: Fixing the world one competition at a time

It was October 4, 2004 that Scaled Composites won the Ansari XPrize. 10 years later, what started as one man's quest to get to space has evolved into an international organization for global good.

By October 3, 2014

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The history of the Predator, the drone that changed the world (Q&A)

Longtime Pentagon correspondent Richard Whittle investigated the unmanned aircraft that gave the military the ability to attack targets from the other side of the world. He talked to CNET about the drone.

By September 20, 2014