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What Does The Future Hold For Young Airplane Geeks?

The other day my seven year old son, Max, asked me why I can’t take him on the Concorde. When I explained to him that Concorde had been retired in November 2003 I was met with the follow up question enquiring why there were supersonic jets when I was a kid, but none while he…

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Space Shuttle Discovery’s Final Landing

It’s the end of an era for NASA, as Space Shuttle Discovery, the oldest Space Shuttle, makes her final landing. Today, at 11:57:17am EST, one minute ahead of schedule, Space Shuttle Discovery’s main landing gear touched down on Runway 15, at the Shuttle Landing Facility, at the Kennedy Space Center, ending the Shuttle’s 27-year flying…

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