Tag: Aerospace / Defense (Legacy)

U.S. safety agencies investigate plane crash involving racecar driver Dale Earnhardt Jr
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U.S. safety agencies investigate plane crash involving racecar driver Dale Earnhardt Jr

admin- August 15, 2019

(Reuters) - Two U.S. safety agencies are investigating the crash of a small plane in Tennessee on Thursday that was carrying retired racecar driver Dale ... Read More

Soccer player Sala and pilot likely exposed to carbon monoxide before fatal crash: report
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Soccer player Sala and pilot likely exposed to carbon monoxide before fatal crash: report

admin- August 14, 2019

LONDON (Reuters) - Argentine soccer player Emiliano Sala’s blood showed high levels of carbon monoxide, air accident investigators said on Wednesday, and it was likely ... Read More

Israeli army in no rush to go fully robotic
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Israeli army in no rush to go fully robotic

admin- August 4, 2019

Israel, a world leader in hi-tech, is around 30 years away from its ambition of deploying robot forces, and for now will chose between three ... Read More

Frenchman succeeds in bid to cross English Channel on a jet-powered hoverboard
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Frenchman succeeds in bid to cross English Channel on a jet-powered hoverboard

admin- August 4, 2019

French inventor Franky Zapata on Sunday succeeded in crossing the English Channel on a jet-powered hoverboard he designed, having abandoned a previous bid after failing ... Read More

Two South Africans killed in Tanzania plane crash, official says
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Two South Africans killed in Tanzania plane crash, official says

admin- August 4, 2019

A light plane crashed in western Tanzania on Saturday, killing two South Africans, officials said late on Saturday. Read More

U.S. Defense Secretary says he favors placing missiles in Asia
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U.S. Defense Secretary says he favors placing missiles in Asia

admin- August 3, 2019

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Saturday that he was in favor of placing ground-launched, intermediate-range missiles in Asia relatively soon, a day after ... Read More

U.S. Defense Secretary says he favors placing intermediate-range missiles in Asia
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U.S. Defense Secretary says he favors placing intermediate-range missiles in Asia

admin- August 3, 2019

U.S. Defense Secretary Mark Esper said on Saturday that he was in favor of placing ground-launched, intermediate-range missiles in Asia relatively soon, a day after ... Read More