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flying trains? french entrepreneur makes the pitch to boeing




it sounds like something q, the tech guy in james bond movies, would create: a plane that lands on a runway, shrugs its wings off, turns into a train and rolls on to rails to drop you off at your local station.that's what a french entrepreneur, who's made millions by connecting engineers with indust...



future perfect? flying trains may soon become reality and transform travel




it sounds like something q, the tech guy in james bond movies, would create: a plane that lands on a runway, shrugs its wings off, turns into a train and rolls on to rails to drop you off at your local station. that’s what a french entrepreneur, who’s made millions by connecting engineers with i...



air india's airbus pilots want rostering probe extended to boeing fleet




a union representing air india pilots who fly the airbus fleet has demanded that the probe into the alleged manipulation of the crew rostering system be extended to boeing pilots. the chief vigilance officer of air india has ordered a probe against pilots of the airline’s airbus fleet for tweaking...



boeing offers $1 million prize for inventing a personal flying machine




enlarge/ the flyboard air is a personal flying machine that was unveiled in 2016.aquatic aviationshare this storyboeing is offering $2 million in prizes—including a $1 million top prize—to inventors of "safe, quiet, ultra-compact, near-vtol personal flying devices capable of flying 20 miles whi...



get this: boeing is getting ready to sell flying taxis in the next decade




the dream of flying cars has been around longer than boeing co. has been making airplanes. now a vision from the pages of jules verne is near enough to occupy the present-day plans of boeing’s leadership. “i think it will happen faster than any of us understand,” ceo dennis muilenburg said in ...



meet the entrepreneur who wants to bring the best of french culture to stockholm




this article is available to members of the local. read more about membership here. mialhe is the founder of sacrebleu, which organizes french language cultural events and film screenings for francophones or francophiles in stockholm, catering to both adults and kids. since relocating to the swedish...



queensland told to get ready for flying cars




shark tank star steve baxter has told the myriad festival in brisbane that flying cars will happen and could be in australia within a decade.mr baxter, queensland’s chief entrepreneur, recently attended the uber elevate summit where it was discussed that flying cars would be in los angeles by 2023...



all that's cool and quirky at the paris air show




visitors looks at the flying car pegasus 1, built by french entrepreneur jerome dauffy at paris air show, in le bourget, east of paris, france, tuesday, june 20, 2017 in paris. aviation professionals and spectators are expected at this week's paris air show, coming in, in a thousands from around the...



boeing says effect from computer virus was limited




boeing co. says it detected an attack using the wannacry computer virus but that the intrusion caused little damage or disruption. a boeing spokeswoman said thursday that the ransomware virus was contained to "a few machines" and was fixed with software patches. she said there was no effect on produ...



taking a flight on the best boeing 757




share this story that's me, looking suitably awestruck. by a fluorescent tube. sebastian anthony the outside of honeywell's testbed boeing 757, with the third engine mounting bracket (aka pylon). sebastian anthony sebastian anthony it was pretty cool, being able to walk underneath a 757. sebastian a...



new dutch gov't boeing €18m more expensive than airbus alternative




the new government aircraft is costing the dutch taxpayer €18m more from us plane maker boeing than from cheaper – and in  eu terms more logical – rival  airbus, the nrc said on tuesday.the new government aircraft, a boeing737 business jet carries a price tag of €92.7m but given that the o...



boeing just made a big bet on drones and electric planes




enlarge/ artist's conception of aurora's evtol, a prototype of a plane uber hopes to use to offer flying car service in dallas and dubai starting in 2020.aurora flight sciencesshare this storyon thursday, the aviation giant boeing announced that it is acquiring aurora flight sciences. the lesser-kno...



france's worst train service | riviera insider




the south of france holds the record for having the most train delays in the entire country. more than 15% of ter trains arrived in the station at least five minutes later than announced late between april 2016 and march 2017.more than 2,000 trains arrive late (at least five minutes after the schedu...



boeing's make in india pitch for selling 110 jets to indian air force




a strong ‘make in india’ theme will be behind us aircraft maker boeing’s pitch for the indian air force’s order for 110 fighter jets. the order, worth around rs 800 billion, seeks commitment from vendors to supply sensitive technologies as well to carry out a bulk of manufacturing in india. ...



boeing says it has trump deal on air force one planes




us presidents have used a specially-outfitted boeing 747 as air force one since 1990boeing said tuesday it has reached an agreement to build future air force one planes after addressing donald trump's criticism over hefty costs associated with the presidential aircraft. "boeing is proud to build the...



spacex and boeing spacecraft may not become operational until 2020




enlarge/ an artist's view of the starliner spacecraft en route to the international space station.boeingshare this storya new report provides some insight into the challenges that spacex and boeing are facing when it comes to flying commercial crew missions, and it also suggests both companies may b...



'flying whale' airship that never lands joins the cargo aviation race




france has entered the global race to develop a viable cargo airship with a 500-foot (152-metre) blimp designed to lift lumber from deep woodland.flying whales is joining a contest that includes defence giant lockheed martin and a clutch of smaller players. what's different about the latest proje...



worry for iconic french trains under german merger




the maker of france's iconic tgv trains is set to announce a merger with german industrial leader siemens as early as tuesday in a giant and politically tricky deal that would create a new european rail champion.



intruders run on to pitch during world cup final




moscow: the world cup final between russia and croatia in moscow was briefly interrupted when four intruders ran onto the pitch before they were hauled off by stewards.a steward runs after two people that invaded the pitch.photo: apthe pussy riot punk band, whose members were jailed for staging a pr...



boeing's folding wingtips get the faa green light




once the 777x lands, the wingtips will rotate until they point upwards. bloomberg notes that the plane will be the only commercial model in widespread use to have such a feature. some smaller planes have foldable wings, including military aircraft that have to take up as little space as possible on ...



boeing studies flying geese formation to save fuel cost




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american airlines cutting legroom in economy class




american airlines' newest boeing 737s will have less legroom in most of the economy cabin than current versions of the narrow-body plane, with at least three rows shrinking the space between seats to 74 centimetres.pitch, or the distance from the back of one seat to the same spot on the one in fron...



speed of 700 trains to be increased from today




the indian railways has announced a new timetable for 700 long-distance trains and a few local trains in all of its zones with effect from november 1.as per the new timetable, several trains’ arrival and departure schedule and train numbers have been changed.sixty-five express/mail trains have bee...



germany is the bottleneck in the european fast train network




dutch mps and public rail company ns believe that rail links between the netherlands and germany should be improved in order to allow trains to better compete with the plane on shorter european journeys.in april, ns chief roger van boxtel argued that the train is a realistic alternative to flying on...



a robot just landed a boeing 737, in a simulator of course




airline pilots beware! yours might be the next job in line to be replaced by robots. well, maybe not yet soon. in the future, however, robots might indeed take over some tasks deemed either too menial or too distracting for humans. for now, however, darpa’s alias robot, short for aircrew labor in-...