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Boeing Engineers Use Potatoes to Improve In-Air Wi-Fi

If the wireless Internet connection during your holiday flight seems more reliable than it used to, you could have the humble spud to thank.

12/22/2012

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Alaska Glacier Wreckage Is 1950s Cargo Plane Crash

The wreckage of a military plane found this month on an Alaska glacier is that of an Air Force plane that crashed in 1952, killing all 52 people aboard, military officials said Wednesday.

06/27/2012

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Teen Pleads Guilty To Plane Ruckus, Faces DUI

A 19-year-old from Saudi Arabia who caused a ruckus aboard a jetliner in February has been released from jail in Portland, Ore., and is headed to southern Oregon to face charges of drunken driving and ramming two police cars.

05/04/2012

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Small Plane Crash Kills Two Near Columbia City, OR

Two people have been killed in a small plane crash on the Oregon side of the Columbia River south of Longview, WA.

03/15/2012

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3 Killed in Small Plane Crash at Mount Si

Three people have been killed in the crash of a small plane near North Bend early this morning. Preliminary information indicates the plane was not in contact with air traffic control.

02/15/2012