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Smashed bugs are a drag on jets' fuel efficiency

Boeing, NASA and others are researching how to improve airplane fuel efficiency by cutting down on the amount of smashed bugs stuck to wings.Research has shown that having smooth — or laminar — air flow over an airplane's surfaces can cut its fuel consumption by...

Date: 04/27/2015 | Aerospace Blog

Boeing CEO says cash will keep coming for shareholders

EVERETT — Boeing CEO Jim McNerney says the company can keep cash flowing to shareholders while also investing in the aerospace giant’s future.

Date: 02/18/2015 | Aerospace Blog

Delta flight returns to Los Angeles after emergency

LOS ANGELES — The pilots of a Delta Air Lines flight from Los Angeles to Minneapolis declared an emergency soon after takeoff Tuesday when they began having trouble controlling their Boeing 757.

Date: 01/13/2015 | Nation & World

757 clips Embraer jet at Minnesota airport

MINNEAPOLIS — A Delta Air Lines plane clipped wings with a smaller jet as the two were preparing to take off from Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport on Wednesday night, officials said.

Date: 10/23/2014 | Nation & World

Fuel glitch grounds John Kerry’s 757

VIENNA — The United States may be the mightiest military and economic power in the world but when it comes to shuttling its top diplomat around the globe, it’s beginning to look like a poor orphan.

Date: 10/16/2014 | Nation & World

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