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New Photos: Chilled Lightning Commented on: 2 days ago (January 26, 2015)

Corrected. Thanks.

J-10B, F-35 Nearing In-Service Debuts Commented on: 3 weeks ago (January 6, 2015)

Thanks, Steve. Corrected.

Opinion: Chinese Stake In Toulouse Airport Not Cataclysmic Commented on: 5 weeks ago (December 18, 2014)

I'm not sure about the double posting, but I try to watch for duplicates and removed them.

Boeing Still Interested In South Korea’s KF-X Commented on: 6 weeks ago (December 11, 2014)

Brad Perrett writes in to say: “Your statement that the KF-X is 'fully funded' for 2015’ does not contradict our reporting that the program has again failed to get funding for full-scale...

Orion’s ‘Trial By Fire’ Delivers Data For Final Design Commented on: 7 weeks ago (December 8, 2014)

Frank writes in to say the heat shield is 50% larger in diameter. Clarified above. Thanks.

Bolden Meets Human-Spaceflight Chief During China Visit Commented on: 7 weeks ago (December 4, 2014)

We removed your comment because it was off topic and objectionable. This free forum is for serious discussion or at least discussion that is inoffensive. All other comments will be removed at our...

NavWeek: Fund Foolish Commented on: 12 weeks ago (November 5, 2014)

You are not welcome to call people idiots here. I'll leave this comment, but subsequent infringements will be removed.

Opinion: How Unions Contribute To Pilot Shortage Commented on: 15 weeks ago (October 9, 2014)

This opinion piece has not been changed. Check the print edition for confirmation.

1987: A320 First Flight Remembered Commented on: 17 weeks ago (September 26, 2014)

Guy writes:

This number is based on Airbus information and indicates a production rate based on overall numbers divided by specific assembly line days and shifts rather than simply divided...

Viewpoint: Shattering Glass For Women In Aviation Commented on: 18 weeks ago (September 22, 2014)

Right: I was surprised that so many commenters could be so unaware of discrimination and how it works.

In this case it seems obvious that the lack of awareness contributes to the...

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