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Air Force X-37B Space Plane Returns to Earth

Last week, after an unprecedented 718 days in orbit, the U.S. Air Force’s robotic X-37B space plane has returned to Earth, touching down safely at the Kennedy Center Space in Cape Canaveral, Fla. The...
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Uber Jumps in the Race to Build a Flying Taxi

Uber announced that it has selected Aurora Flight Sciences as a partner to develop electric vertical takeoff and landing (eVTOL) aircraft for its Uber Elevate Network. The network is scheduled to debut in 2020...
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Airbus Perlan 2 Reaches its Highest Altitude to Date

Last week, Airbus’ Perlan Mission II glider broke its own altitude record by reaching 30,615 feet while flying over the Sierra Nevada mountains. The mission is part of Airbus’ initiative to eventually fly...