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“Military plane carrying 9 crashes near Georgia airport; no apparent survivors, officials say”

“A Puerto Rican Air National Guard military aircraft with nine people on board crashed and burst into flames shortly after takeoff from a Georgia airport Wednesday, and officials said there appeared to be no survivors.” http://www.foxnews.com/us/2018/05/02/c-130-military-transport-plane-crashes-near-airport-in-savannah-faa-says.html Advertisements

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“Airlines battle growing pilot shortage…”

“…”I’ve seen even just in the few years that I’ve been at it they’ve been offering more and more money,” Wolf said. “They’re just trying to get as many people as they can.”… The Boeing Pilot Outlook predicts a need … Continue reading

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U.S. Shoots Down Syrian Fighter Jet: Complete Breakdown

“Pentagon: US shoots down Syrian aircraft for first time” “The U.S. military on Sunday shot down a Syrian Air Force fighter jet that bombed local forces aligned with the Americans in the fight against Islamic State militants, an action that … Continue reading

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Sabotage: “Only 7 in 10 Air Force planes are ready to fly”

“On any given day, according to official statistics, nearly three out of every 10 aircraft in the Air Force’s aging fleet are out of commission — in the shop getting upgrades, undergoing regular maintenance or inspections, or receiving heavier-duty repair … Continue reading

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“’60 MINUTES’: Lawmakers Say Redacted Pages Of 9/11 Report Show Saudi Official Met Hijackers In LA”

“Lawmakers are calling on the White House to declassify more than two dozen pages in the 9/11 Commission report that they say outlines evidence for possible support from the Saudi government for two hijackers who settled in Southern California.” ’60 … Continue reading

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“Russia Sends NATO A Clear Message By Arming Fighter Jets With First Air-To-Air Missiles”

“Igor Klimov, spokesman for the Russian Air Force, said that “today, Russian Su-34 fighter-bombers have made their first sortie equipped not only with high explosive aviation bombs and hollow charge bombs, but also with short- and medium-range air-to-air missiles The … Continue reading

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“TURKEY DOWNS RUSSIAN WARPLANE”

“The shooting down of a Russian jet by Turkey is a “stab in the back” committed by “accomplices of terrorists”, Vladimir Putin has said. The Sukhoi Su-24 was warned 10 times before being downed near the Syrian border by two Turkish F16 jets … Continue reading

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