Boeing, Azerbaijan Airlines Announce Deal for 787 Dreamliners, Freighters, 787 Landing Gear Exchange Program

Azerbaijan Airlines AHY 787-9 #211 at Paine Field
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Azerbaijan Airlines grows its 787 Dreamliner fleet from two to seven

The airline will be the launch customer for the 787 landing gear exchange program

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE:BA] and Azerbaijan Airlines (AZAL) announced an order for five more 787-8 Dreamliners and a commitment to purchase two large freighters. The agreement, announced at the 2017 Dubai Air Show, is valued at about $1.9 billion at current list prices.

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Boeing, Emirates Announce Commitment for 40 787-10 Dreamliners

One of the world’s largest airlines picks the ultra-efficient 787 to optimize its future fleet Airplane deal to sustain tens of thousands U.S. jobs

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Nov. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] and Emirates, one of the world’s largest airlines, announced a commitment to purchase 40 787-10 Dreamliners at the 2017 Dubai Airshow. The deal, including airplanes and related equipment, is valued at $15.1 billion at current list prices.

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Viti Levu

Viti Levu, Fiji

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  • Title Viti Levu, Fiji
  • Released 10/11/2017 10:00 am
  • Copyright contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2017), processed by ESA, CC BY-SA 3.0 IGO
  • DescriptionThe Copernicus Sentinel-2B satellite takes us to the Republic of Fiji in the South Pacific Ocean on 28 September 2017. Part of Fiji’s largest island, Viti Levu, is pictured here, with coral reefs speckling the water.

 

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The road to Orion’s launch

  • Title Orion ESM
  • Released 30/11/2015 2:36 pm
  • Copyright ESA–D. Ducros
  • DescriptionAn artist’s impression of the Orion crew capsule with ESA’s service module.
    The module sits directly below the capsule and provides propulsion, power, thermal control, and water and air for four astronauts. The solar array spans 19 m and provides enough to power two households.
    A little over 5 m in diameter and 4 m high, it weighs 13.5 tonnes. The 8.6 tonnes of propellant will power one main engine and 32 smaller thrusters.
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NASA’s Orion spacecraft aims to send humans further into space than ever before, and ESA’s European Service Module will provide the essentials for keeping the astronauts alive and on course.

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Canadian Army well-represented at the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Passchendaele

 

Captain Dustin Lebel carries the Canadian Armed Forces Eagle Staff at the Canada-themed Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres, Belgium on November 8, 2017. The Eagle Staff is the travelling symbol of unity among Indigenous women and men in the defence community.

Photo: Corporal Brandon James Liddy, Canadian Forces Combat Camera

©2017 DND/MDN Canada.

 

 

Major-General Carl Turenne and Chief Warrant Officer Kent Clapham lay a wreath at the Canada-themed Last Post Ceremony at the Menin Gate Memorial in Ypres, Belgium on November 8, 2017.

Photo: Corporal Brandon James Liddy, Canadian Forces Combat Camera

©2017 DND/MDN Canada.

November 9, 2017 – Ottawa – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces

Canadian Army members are attending various events in Belgium between November 8 through 12, 2017, highlighting the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Passchendaele.

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