Tag Archives: Flight

Fan’s ‘authentic and candid’ encounter with DMX on flight goes viral

Fan’s ‘authentic and candid’ encounter with DMX on flight goes viral

Fan’s ‘authentic and candid’ encounter with DMX on flight goes viral Fan’s ‘authentic and candid’ encounter with DMX on flight goes viral A fan’s story about the time she met rapper DMX on a plane has gone viral. On 6 April, Jennifer Fraser shared a thread about an “authentic and candid” run-in she had with DMX, whose real name is …

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Test Flight for Sunlight-Blocking Research Is Canceled

Test Flight for Sunlight-Blocking Research Is Canceled

Test Flight for Sunlight-Blocking Research Is Canceled Test Flight for Sunlight-Blocking Research Is Canceled A test flight for researching ways to cool Earth by blocking sunlight will not take place as planned in Sweden this June, following objections from environmentalists, scientists and Indigenous groups there. The Swedish Space Corporation said this week it had canceled plans for the flight, in …

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NASA’s Mars Helicopter Prepares for Its First Flight

NASA's Mars Helicopter Prepares for Its First Flight

NASA’s Mars Helicopter Prepares for Its First Flight NASA’s Mars Helicopter Prepares for Its First Flight Before heading off to search for signs of long ago Martian microbes, NASA’s Perseverance rover will first undertake what may be the most technologically exciting part of its mission: flying a helicopter. Packed under the belly of Perseverance, a car-size robotic vehicle that landed …

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Frontier Cancels Flight, Citing Maskless Passengers

Frontier Cancels Flight, Citing Maskless Passengers

Frontier Cancels Flight, Citing Maskless Passengers Frontier Cancels Flight, Citing Maskless Passengers A Frontier Airlines flight from Miami to La Guardia Airport in New York was canceled on Sunday night after a large group of passengers, including several adults, refused to wear masks, the airline said. By Monday morning, the airline was facing accusations of anti-Semitism for its treatment of …

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United Flight Sheds Debris Over Colorado After Engine Failure

United Flight Sheds Debris Over Colorado After Engine Failure

United Flight Sheds Debris Over Colorado After Engine Failure United Flight Sheds Debris Over Colorado After Engine Failure A United Airlines flight with 331 people on board experienced engine failure over a suburb of Boulder, Colo., on Saturday afternoon, shedding debris across three neighborhoods before landing safely in Denver, the authorities said. There were no injuries reported, officials said. The …

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SpaceX’s Prototype Mars Rocket Crashes in Test Flight

SpaceX’s Prototype Mars Rocket Crashes in Test Flight

SpaceX’s Prototype Mars Rocket Crashes in Test Flight SpaceX’s Prototype Mars Rocket Crashes in Test Flight If it exploded last time, try, try again. They did, and it exploded again. On Tuesday, a test flight of SpaceX’s Starship, a huge next-generation spacecraft that Elon Musk, the founder and chief executive of the private rocket company, dreams of one day sending …

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To Get on This SpaceX Flight, You Don’t Have to Be Rich, Just Lucky

To Get on This SpaceX Flight, You Don’t Have to Be Rich, Just Lucky

To Get on This SpaceX Flight, You Don’t Have to Be Rich, Just Lucky To Get on This SpaceX Flight, You Don’t Have to Be Rich, Just Lucky “It’s going to be, in some ways, more like a work supervisor than a cruise director,” Mr. López-Alegría said. In an interview, Mr. Connor acknowledged that many people question the value of …

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One 18-Hour Flight, Four Coronavirus Infections

One 18-Hour Flight, Four Coronavirus Infections

One 18-Hour Flight, Four Coronavirus Infections One 18-Hour Flight, Four Coronavirus Infections The versions of the coronavirus that all seven carried were virtually identical genetically — strongly suggesting that one person among them initiated the outbreak. That person, whom the report calls Passenger A, had in fact tested negative four or five days before boarding, the researchers found. Updated  Jan. …

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Woman arrested after sneaking onto flight without boarding pass to see Jay Z in Los Angeles

Woman arrested after sneaking onto flight without boarding pass to see Jay Z in Los Angeles

Woman arrested after sneaking onto flight without boarding pass to see Jay Z in Los Angeles Woman arrested after sneaking onto flight without boarding pass to see Jay Z in Los Angeles Yaazmina Payton, 23, was arrested at the O’Hare International Airport in Chicago on Sunday morning, after she boarded the flight to Los Angeles, according to the Chicago Tribune. …

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A perilous flight that reinforced Russia’s rocketry skills.

A perilous flight that reinforced Russia’s rocketry skills.

A perilous flight that reinforced Russia’s rocketry skills. A perilous flight that reinforced Russia’s rocketry skills. A routine trip to send new crew members to the space station became one of the most dramatic moments in the recent history of Russia’s space program. Two astronauts, Aleksey N. Ovchinin, a Russian, and Nick Hague, an American, were blasting off from Russia’s …

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