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Armed RAF jets fly first mission over Iraq – The Times (subscription)

The Times (subscription) Armed RAF jets fly first mission over IraqThe Times (subscription)Armed British warplanes today conducted their first combat mission over Iraq against Islamic State militants. Within hours of a parliamentary vote approving the operation, two Tornado GR-4 fighter … Continue reading

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Obama hails US leadership as coalition jets strike Isis in Iraq and Syria – The Guardian

The Guardian Obama hails US leadership as coalition jets strike Isis in Iraq and SyriaThe GuardianIn this photo released by the US air force, a F-18E Super Hornet fighter jet receives fuel over northern Iraq. Photograph: Staff Sgt. Shawn Nickel/AP. … Continue reading

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France says its jets launch first air strikes in Iraq – euronews

euronews France says its jets launch first air strikes in IraqeuronewsFrance said on Friday its jets had launched strikes inside Iraq for the first time since the country promised to join military action against Islamic State insurgents who have taken … Continue reading

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Honeywell to roll out hardware on Bombardier business jets

By Jeffrey Dastin (Reuters) – Bombardier Inc said Tuesday that it will be the first business jet manufacturer to outfit its planes with the latest hardware made by Honeywell International Inc to support speedy in-flight Internet. The deal highlights the … Continue reading

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Honeywell to roll out hardware on Bombardier business jets

By Jeffrey Dastin (Reuters) – Bombardier Inc said Tuesday that it will be the first business jet manufacturer to outfit its planes with the latest hardware made by Honeywell International Inc to support speedy in-flight Internet. The deal highlights the … Continue reading

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US jets strike Isis to help Iraqi military

Special conference taking place in Paris generates offers of military assistance from 29 countries to help fight the Islamist militants Asia homepage

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Hacker says to show passenger jets at risk of cyber attack

By Jim Finkle BOSTON (Reuters) – Cyber security researcher Ruben Santamarta says he has figured out how to hack the satellite communications equipment on passenger jets through their WiFi and inflight entertainment systems – a claim that, if confirmed, could … Continue reading

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Ukraine Says 2 Fighter Jets Are Shot Down as Clashes Intensify – New York Times

New York Times Ukraine Says 2 Fighter Jets Are Shot Down as Clashes IntensifyNew York TimesRepresentatives from Australia and the Netherlands spoke at a ceremony for the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 before a flight departed with their remains … Continue reading

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Ukraine rebels shoot down 2 fighter jets

The downing of the two planes is likely to revive questions about what anti-aircraft equipment the rebels possess, and where it came from Asia homepage

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With Jet’s Fall, War in Ukraine Is Felt Globally – New York Times

New York Times With Jet's Fall, War in Ukraine Is Felt GloballyNew York TimesEmergency workers on Saturday carried a body from the site of the Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 crash in the Donetsk region. For many, the disaster brought home … Continue reading

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