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Body found in Airbus A340 wheel well at Washington Dulles

Incident occurred at Washington Dulles International Airport on Saturday.

Body found in jet wheel well at Virginia’s Dulles Airport

(Reuters) - A man's body was discovered on Saturday in the wheel well of a South African Airways jetliner parked at Dulles International Airport outside of Washington, and investigators are seeking to determine when and how he died, officials said.

Body Found In Airplane Wheel Well At Dulles International Airport

A ground crew attending to a South African Airlines plane sitting in a remote parking area at Virginia’s Body Found In Airplane Wheel Well At Dulles International Airport - -

Body Found in Airplane Wheel Well at Va.’s Dulles

(CHANTILLY, Va.) — Airport officials say the body of a man has been found in the wheel well of a South African Airways plane parked at Washington Dulles International Airport. The Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority says the body was found around 1:30 p.m. Show More Summary

Two planes grounded in Northeast after smoke fills cabins

2 months agoNews : Field Notes

Two commercial airline flights were grounded in the Northeast late Friday and early Saturday when smoke poured into the cabins on board the planes. The first flight, a Boeing 777 bound from Dulles International Airport in Virginia to Germany, was in the air when passen …

Boosting Economic Growth in the United States and the European Union

The U.S. and European Union flags wave at Dulles International Airport in Chantilly, Virginia, on May 18, 2012. [AP File Photo] It’s a chilly afternoon in Washington, D.C., but things are warm on the campus of George Washington University. Show More Summary

Five Things You Should Know About the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership

  U.S. and European Union flags wave as members of the EU Delegation arrive to attend the G8 Summit, May 18, 2012, at Dulles International Airport in Chantilly, Va. [AP File Photo] This week, the second round of negotiations on the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (T-TIP) is taking place in Brussels. Show More Summary

Tower of Landin'

Circa 1962. "Dulles International Airport, Chantilly, Virginia, 1958-63. Eero Saarinen, architect. Control tower interior." Note the "mobile lounge" near the jet. Medium format negative by Balthazar Korab. View full size.

Model Airport: 1958

Circa 1958. "Dulles International Airport, Chantilly, Va. Model in construction. Eero Saarinen, architect." Self-portrait by Balthazar Korab. View full size.

Mobile Lounge: 1963

A more complete view of the "mobile lounge" whose gangway was seen here yesterday. "Dulles International Airport, Chantilly, Virginia, 1958-63. Eero Saarinen, architect. Mobile lounges." Photo by Balthazar Korab. View full size.

Golden Falcon: 1961

"Dulles International Airport, Chantilly, Va., 1958-63. Eero Saarinen, architect. Mobile lounges." A sort of giant rolling jetway (mostly out of frame at left) that carried passengers at Dulles from terminal to plane. The stair truck supported the gangway. 120mm color transparency by Balthazar Korab. View full size.

9/11 changed me forever

On the morning of September 11, 2001, 19 hijackers took control of 4 commercial airliners en route to San Francisco and Los Angeles from Boston, Newark, and Washington, D.C. (Washington Dulles International Airport).At 8:46 a.m., American...Show More Summary

Dormant Mortar Round Confiscated at Dulles International Airport

The man, who was on his way to Denver, gave up the mortar round willingly. [ more › ]

Is This Any Way to Run an Airway?

9 months agoNews : Reason

On December 1,1974, TWA Flight 514 approached Dulles International Airport outside Washington. D.C. Although it was morning, stormy weather conditions required an instrument approach. At 11:01 the FAA’s enroute controller cleared the...Show More Summary

Virginia’s road-planning disaster

It is curious how the drums are being beaten loudly for more truck traffic related to Dulles International Airport in a part of the metropolitan area that is already overwhelmed with traffic congestion. Read full article >>

Photo of the Day: People Mover, People Moving

9 months agoLifestyle / Travel : Gadling

brownpau, Flickr They're a bit quirky. They're an unconventional way to move mass quantities of people from one airport terminal to another. Yet Washington Dulles International Airport (IAD) still relies on these "people movers" to shuttle...Show More Summary

Solar Impulse ends cross-country US flight slightly early in NY due to torn left wing

9 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

Solar Impulse has successfully hopped its way across the US, completing the final leg of the journey from Washington Dulles International Airport. While today marks the end of journey at New York's JFK airport as expected, the solar-powered...Show More Summary

Suspect Wanted in Quadruple Homicide in Czech Republic Arrested at Dulles

A California man wanted in the killing of a family of four in the Czech Republic was detained Thursday evening at Dulles International Airport. [ more › ]

Sherlock Wolf and the Case of the Masturbating Contractor

Congressman Frank Wolf busts up a spy ring: On March 16, in what appeared to be another case of Chinese espionage, FBI agents boarded a plane at Dulles International Airport to arrest Bo Jiang, a Chinese national with a doctorate in electrical engineering from Old Dominion University. Jiang, a former contractor at NASA’s Langley Research Center in Hampton, [...]

Dulles Customs Officers Stop Man Carrying 20 Raw Chickens

U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials working international arrivals at Dulles International Airport turn up the oddest things. Most recently: a trunk full of 20 raw black chickens. [ more › ]

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