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This App Will Plan Your Entire Trip

Instead of spending hours tabbing through travel sites, hit Rome2Rio: an oracle-like web/app that maps out the exact planes, trains, and automobiles (with fares) to take between any two places on the planet.

04/16/2014

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The Jet Of The Future Only Has Window Seats

The jet of the future has faster travel times and huge digital screens that feel as if every seat is a window seat.

03/06/2014

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Mich. Men Unearth Pieces Of Downed WWII-Era Plane

Four men have unearthed pieces of what they say is a World War II-era fighter plane that crashed 71 years ago in a southeast Michigan farm field.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/12/2012

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New Enclosure To Reduce Noise Around Metro Airport

Tuesday morning, airport officials cut the ribbon on a run-up enclosure where jetliners can test their engines following repairs and have the resulting noise absorbed by the three-sided open-air enclosure

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/24/2012

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The Legendary Amelia Earhart

She was the first person to fly solo over the Pacific from Honolulu to Oakland, California and the first to fly alone from Mexico City to Newark, New Jersey.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/02/2012

Packages Prompt Terror Investigation

President Barack Obama declared Friday that authorities had uncovered a “credible terrorist threat” against the United States following the overseas discovery of U.S.-bound packages containing explosives aboard cargo jets.

10/29/2010

FBI Investigates Lasers Aimed At Aircraft

An investigation is underway into a couple of scares in the air over Metro Detroit. Two separate incidents recently forced pilots assigned to U.S. Customs and Border Protection Service to take evasive maneuvers, after being […]

09/09/2010

NATO Planes Kill 5 Afghan Troops

NATO mistakenly killed five of its Afghan army allies in an air strike Wednesday while the Afghans were attacking insurgents in the country’s east, officials said.

07/07/2010

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