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SkyShield protects airliners from missile strikes, completes testing in Israel

SkyShield, created by Israel's Elbit Systems, has reportedly been under development for the better part of a decade, but the laser-based missile deflector has just now successfully completed live testing. The Multi-Spectral Infrared Countermeasure (MUSIC) device, which … Tech News … Continue reading

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Boeing adding cell phone compatibility to some of its airliners by 2013

Could the days of having to turn your cell phone off when flying be nearing an end? Aircraft manufacturer Boeing seem to think so. It’s begun the process of outfitting new models of its 747, 777, and 787 airliners with … Continue reading

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