Crashed Tu-204 guided by GPS

Crew of passenger jet used pocket GPS to make emergency landing – paper

11:20 25/03/2010 Investigators have said the crew of the Tu-204 plane that made a belly landing in the woods on its approach to a Moscow airport earlier this week used a pocket GPS instead of the primary air navigation system, a leading Russian business daily said on Thursday.>>

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Henri Coanda’s 1st jet engine in… 1910!

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Royal Air Force doctrine 2009

BRITISH AIR AND


SPACE POWER DOCTRINE

AP 3000 FOURTH EDITION

© UK Crown copyright 2009

Special thanks to the subscriber who provided the link several months ago.

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Is there anybody in there?

Passenger jet skips final destination for lack of air traffic controller, lands in Berlin

22:26 09/03/2010 A passenger jet with some 150 people on board was unable to land at its destination in Leipzig because of the absence of air traffic controllers in the tower, the German Frankfurter Rundshau reported on Tuesday.>>

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Flying saucers to be produced !

Russian Volga region moves to produce flying saucers

07:13 03/03/2010 The government of the Ulianovsk Region in the Volga area has approved a five-year program to produce so-called « flying saucers » – a bizarre hybrid of a helicopter and an aerostat.>>

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