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Passenger Experience: 6 Design Priorities For Airports

An inside look to how airports are designed.

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The World's First All-Composite Business Jet: The Honda MH02

Honda's experimental MH02 business jet helped lay the foundation upon which its later HondaJets were built.

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What Level Of Structural Damage Tolerance Must Modern Airliners Have?

OEMs must ensure that an aircraft's structural integrity exceeds design standards.

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FAA Allows Children To Design Airports With Minecraft

A fun and interactive competition for the next generation.

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Why Was The Tupolev Tu-334 A Failure?

$4 billion and 34 years in the making: the airliner that never came to be

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What Are The Benefits Of Swept Wings?

The Germans started working on swept-back wings during WWII.

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British Airways Reveals New Uniform For The First Time In 20 Years

The new uniforms are designed by Ozwald Boateng, who has been working on the iconic project with feedback from airline crew for the past four years.

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Bonkers: A Look At Lazzarini's Concept 'Air Yacht'

To fly or to sail? That's the question. At least, it was. The futuristic Air Yacht allows you to fly and sail in the most luxurious way possible.

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Airbus Wants You To Design The Livery For The A350F

You have until November 28 to make your livery artist dreams come true.

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Walt Disney's Gulfstream Will Go To A California Museum

Palm Springs Air Museum will soon build a display to hold Walt Disney's iconic aircraft nicknamed "The Mouse."

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What Are The Advantages And Disadvantages Of T-Tails?

This design has both positives and negatives.

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The Story Of The Taylor Aerocar

It's a car, it's a plane, it's...Aerocar! When was the last time you sat in your car, released the parking brake, accelerated, then took off?

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Braniff International: A Trailblazer In Airline Livery Design

The story of how one US airline in the 1960s set a new trend in airline livery design that remains truly unique to this day.

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