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Day: <span>November 11, 2022</span>

World’s largest plane to be rebuilt – WNKY News 40 Television

(CNN) – “The dream will never die.” That’s what the makers of the world’s largest commercial plane tweeted when it was destroyed during Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Now, the Antonov Company says it’s bringing the plane back to life. The plane was built in the ’80s to carry the Soviet space shuttle. In addition, it has about twice the hold…

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Report: Failure to fix throttle led to Indonesia plane crash

JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesian aviation investigators concluded Thursday that a nearly decade-long failure to properly repair a malfunctioning automatic throttle, pilots’ overreliance on the plane’s automation system, and inadequate training contributed to the crash of a Boeing 737-500 last year that killed 62 people.

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AN-225: Plans to rebuild world’s largest plane confirmed | KRDO

Julia Buckley, CNN For avgeeks, the destruction of the world’s largest commercial plane was one of the key images at the start of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. In February, the Antonov AN-225 was attacked at its base in Hostomel, near Kyiv. “The dream will never die,” tweeted the manufacturers when it was destroyed. Now it

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Preliminary report released in plane crash

MARIETTA — A preliminary report on the Oct. 18 plane crash that killed two men as they approached the Mid-Ohio Valley Regional Airport indicates icing may have been a contributing factor but does not state a cause. The National Transportation Safety Review Board report, provided Thursday by a spokesman for the agency, elaborates on statements […]

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