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Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo fatal crash

SpaceShipTwo Explosion

Virgin Galactic has suffered a tragic loss. The company’s flagship SpaceShipTwo crashed during a test flight in the Mojave Desert this afternoon. The company declared on Twitter that the upcoming space tourism craft had suffered from an “in-flight anomaly”. California Highway Patrol later announced that the spacecraft crashed with one fatality and one serious injury as the outcome. Virgin Galactic’s ...

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Breaking: Amsterdam departed 777 shot down over Ukraine

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A Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777, which departed from Amsterdam Schiphol, The Netherlands, was shot down over Ukraine this afternoon. The Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 with Kuala Lumpur as its destination had 298 souls on board. The aircraft crashed on the outskirts of the east Ukrainian town of Donetsk, about 50 kilometers from the Russian border. The Ukrainian government confirms that ...

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Survivor story: world’s longest free fall without a parachute from 33.000ft

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Serbian flight attendant Vesna Vulović had a pretty normal life. Never did she pursue a dream like setting the world’s highest free fall without a parachute. It just wasn’t her thing. It was only until that one fateful day on January 26 1972, that the McDonnell Douglas DC-9 she was on, blew up after some Croatian terrorist’s bomb detonated in ...

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New photos emerge of Amelia Earhart’s reported final resting place.

Amelia Earhart

It has been 76 years since Amelia Earhart, the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean, attempted to fly around the globe in her Lockheed Model 10 Electra. She never arrived home. On July 2nd, Earhart disappeared over the central Pacific Ocean near Howard Island. A New Zealand museum has discovered lost photos of the island, nowadays called ...

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