August 16, 2022

Aviation - Social Gov

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The twin-hulled flying boats built by Savoia-Marchetti in the 1920s/1930s helped Italy achieve prestige on the world stage of aviation. Originally designed as an amphibious bomber and maritime patrol craft, the S.55 would go on to become a popular civil transport. Together it and the larger S.66 would fly numerous commercial routes around the Mediterranean....

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01 April 2022 || 3 min read On 21 March 2022, Volocopter became the first eVTOL developer to conduct both crewed and remotely piloted test flights in France. The crewed flights were part of a week-long urban air mobility (UAM) test campaign that will give Volocopter and its partners – Groupe ADP and RATP Group...

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This January, a Ford Hall Forum panel convened by Suffolk University in Boston solicited input from leaders at different points in the U.S. food supply chain and heard familiar laments: reliability has all but disappeared, costs are sky high and product can sometimes be almost impossible to acquire when needed at almost any price. Fully...

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