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Explore the Seafloor With Data Collected During the Search for MH370
The Australian government has released the results of a survey of the bottom of the Indian Ocean.
July 21, 2017
Hammondsport, New York
Glenn H. Curtiss Aviation Museum
Curtiss is a forgotten figure in the early history of flight.
Added by slaskow
Buitenschot Land Art Park
An ingenious Dutch land art project uses grass ridges to cut airport noise pollution in half.
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Found: A Giant, 20-Pound Lobster on a Journey
The TSA screened this surprisingly large specimen.
June 27, 2017
Neighborhood Airplane Hangars
A suburban street in Anchorage doubles as a runway, and each home has its own airplane hangar.
Added by Ike Allen
Two WWII Bombers Have Officially Been Found Off the Coast of Papua New Guinea
The B-25 is an icon of the war years.
May 24, 2017
Landing Site of the First Transatlantic Flight
A strange egg in a mucky bog of western Ireland marks the spot of an aviation milestone.
Added by JenPenguin
The King of the Netherlands Secretly Pilots Passenger Planes in His Spare Time
He is an enthusiast of the sky.
May 17, 2017
This Plane Crash Is Both Spectacular and, Thankfully, Injury-Free
May 03, 2017
The 1957 Rikers Island Plane Crash That Made Inmates Heroes
It was a frightening time for air travel.
May 01, 2017
Bees Delay Flight
"Obviously, you don't want the bees in the air."
March 22, 2017
College Park, Maryland
College Park Airport and Aviation Museum
The world's oldest continuously operating airport was founded by the Wright Brothers and now has a museum.
Added by WhiskeyBristles
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Found, By a Danish Schoolboy: A Crashed WWII Plane in His Family's Field
As a joke, his father had suggested he look for it.
March 08, 2017
A Single Mouse Grounded a Plane in London
The obvious film-related jokes ensued.
March 02, 2017
Why Is an American Nuclear 'Sniffer' Plane in Europe?
It's there days after a reported "spike" in radiation on the continent.
February 23, 2017
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Found: Two Mysterious Signatures on the Wing of a WWII Plane
Who were Eva and Edith?
February 02, 2017
What Happens When 80 Falcons Fly Coach
They were probably on their way to a hunting trip.
January 31, 2017
C-97 Stratofreighter at the Don Q Inn
One of the last surviving C-97s sits in a field in front of a Wisconsin inn.
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