Posts Tagged: "planes"

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Aeroloft: an 8 Bedroom Suite Coming to a Plane Near You

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A trans-Atlantic flight doesn’t exactly pair well with a short business trip.   You know this especially if you fly coach, where the seats are cramped, don’t recline more than a few inches, and offer anything but comfort for those long flights.  Of course, this is more a penalty for...

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All Solar Plane Makes Its Maiden Voyage

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Yesterday we had an interesting solar powered lantern, but now we’re upping the scale with a solar powered plane! The Solar Impulse had its first flight today in Switzerland, getting 5,500 feet of altitude and doing test maneuvers that went off without a hitch. In specs, the plane’s wingspan is...