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Rolls-Royce Looks to Robot Snakes and Beetles for Engine Upkeep

FARNBOROUGH, England (Reuters) Engine maker Rolls-Royce is exploring the idea of using robots inspired by snakes and cockroaches to help it inspect and repair...

Australian Qantas A380 Gets Rare ‘Jolt’ from Wake Turbulence

By Jamie Freed (Reuters) Australia's Qantas Airways Ltd said on Thursday one of its Airbus SE A380 jets had experienced a rare "jolt" from wake...

Japan Seeks Role in French-German Marine Surveillance Plane Project – Sources

By Nobuhiro Kubo and Andrea Shalal TOKYO/BERLIN (Reuters) In a fresh bid to win its first major foreign arms deal since World War Two, Japan is...

Airlines Back Creation of Global Drone Registry: IATA

By Allison Lampert and Jamie Freed MONTREAL/SINGAPORE (Reuters) The world's airlines are backing the development of a United Nations-led global registry for drones, as a...

How A Secret Russian Airlift Helps Syria’s Assad

By Rinat Sagdiev, Maria Tsvetkova and Olena Vasina MOSCOW/KIEV (Reuters) In a corner of the departures area at Rostov airport in southern Russia, a group...

Norway Plans to Buy Electric Planes, Mimicking Green Car Success

By Alister Doyle OSLO (Reuters) Norway said on Thursday it wants to buy electric passenger planes in the coming years to help slow climate change, building...
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