Aviation Industry to Launch UK Awareness Campaign on Consequences of Irresponsible Drinking when Travelling

Aviation Industry to Launch UK Awareness Campaign on Consequences of Irresponsible Drinking when Travelling

Travel retailers, airports and airlines have joined forces to unveil a summer passenger awareness campaign to encourage people to fly responsibly. It reminds passengers of the costs of drinking to excess when travelling by air. These include the risks of...
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Rolls-Royce Developing Robotics For Engine Maintenance

Rolls-Royce Developing Robotics For Engine Maintenance

Rolls-Royce showcased four robotics projects it is developing for engine maintenance at Farnborough on July 17. Rolls’ “inspect” project utilizes fiber network cameras permanently housed inside an engine—essentially allowing the engine to inspe...
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Vaping co-pilot caused Air China plane to plummet, officials say

Vaping co-pilot caused Air China plane to plummet, officials say

A co-pilot smoking an electronic cigarette in the cockpit of an Air China flight caused the plane to suddenly drop 6,000 meters (19,600 feet) when he mistakenly turned off its air conditioning system. Why oxygen masks are released on planes...
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