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New York, Geneva (AirGuideBusiness - Aerospace & Defense News - Technology Europe) Sep 29, 2013

Volunteers keep WWII Lancaster bomber flying A team of volunteers has worked for 25 years to keep the Hamilton Warplane Heritage MuseumOs World War II Lancaster bomber flying. "She's my mistress, she's my passion, my love. And she's got an attitude like anything -- she's a high-maintenance girl," said flight engineer Craig Brookhouse. The Lancaster costs about a half million dollars per year to keep running, paid for largely by public donations. Sep 25, 2013

Airbus Airbus unveiled a short-range "regional" version of its A330-300 jet at an airshow in China on Wednesday, saying the new plane would seat 400 passengers and offer cost savings of 15 percent. The plane maker said it designed the new jet to meet high demand in high-density short-haul markets. Sources had told...

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