Pilots are reporting a fast-rising number of near misses with drones, with one of every five of those risky events happening in the skies over California. On Aug. 16, the pilot of an Allegiant Air flight filled with scores of passengers and approaching Los Angeles International Airport spotted...
The skies over Syria are getting very crowded. The Pentagon says that some time in the past few days, two U.S. aircraft were diverted in order to maintain safe flying distance with Russian jets. U.S. pilots are under orders to maintain...Show More Summary
Top singer-songwriter Bruno Mars is venturing into producing, teaming with Empire executive producer Brian Grazer for a single-camera music family comedy project, which has landed at NBC with a put pilot commitment. Written by Prentice...Show More Summary
iBomber Winter Warfare, the next stunning chapter of iBomber. For the first time fly combat missions over the British Isles and the vast Eastern/Baltic Fronts. Pilot the legendary Junkers JU88 and Tupolev TU-2 combat bombers as you undertake the most dangerous Search & Destroy missions to date. Show More Summary
As I’m sure many of you have read by now, Sunday night’s AA550 flight from PHX-BOS was diverted to Syracuse after the pilot died in the cockpit during the flight. I read the headline early Monday morning with some additional interest...Show More Summary
Lynn Collins (Man On Carrion Road), Athena Karkanis (Low Winter Sun), Carly Pope (24) and Barbara Eve Harris (Prison Break) have been cast as series regulars in the USA Network pilot Poor Richard's Almanack (working title), from Legendary TV, Universal Cable Prods. Show More Summary
Two years ago, I posted about how nomadic fire-and-brimstone campus preacher Brother Jed Smock would soon be starring with his family in a reality TV show. Like any show, there was only promise of a pilot episode (which is no guarantee of a series or that the pilot would even air on television). Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Facebook's trademark "Like" button is set to get more expressive. The social network said on Thursday it is launching a pilot test of "Reactions", which will allow users to express a range of emotions including love, happiness, anger and sadness. Show More Summary
Decatur speed limit pilot project moves forward [Decaturish] A Decatur Square restaurant is for sale – which one is it? [Schumacher] City development threatens century old trees in Kirkwood [Champion] Can New Bike Czar Lead Atlanta to Two-Wheeled Glory? [Curbed] Bidding begins for Turner Field [AJC] The Reign of Recycling [NYT]
In support of their latest album, Blurryface, alternative indie rock/rap group, Twenty One Pilots, rocked the walls of the Tabernacle Tuesday night to a sold out crowd of over 2,500+ fans. Epic, captivating, and energetic only begin to personify the atmosphere inside the Tabernacle, as the two Midwest boys took over the venue with their […]
The conference on Ocean Acidification (OA), currently taking place in Auckland, is very relevant to the small atoll nation Tokelau. Indeed the country is keen to become one of the pilot monitoring sites for the effects of ocean acidification. This is because the coral rims the three atolls are composed of, the lagoons they encircle, […]
'Killbox' sets out to explore the anxieties and inhumanity of drone warfare.
IT SOUNDED like the plot of out a B horror movie. On Monday, the pilot of an American Airlines flight from Phoenix to Boston took suddenly ill and died, forcing an emergency landing. The next day, the co-pilot of a United Airlines flight between Houston and San Francisco lost consciousness, prompting a diversion to Albuquerque. Show More Summary
In the Amazon Studios way of doing things, pilots are posted for public perusal long before they go to series; and so we became acquainted some months back with the promising first episode of a comedy called "Red Oaks"; nine more episodes have now come along to build on that promise, and to better...
A high-flying stormtrooper is ready to target the Resistance with the Star Wars First Order TIE Fighter Pilot Sixth-Scale Figure. Based on the new design of the TIE fighter pilots in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, this sleek figure stands 11.81-inches tall and features First Order goodies like interchangeable gloved palms, a blaster, and a […]
Doncaster-based Stoneacre may launch a 24-hour Live Chat and telephone service if a current pilot scheme is proven a success. The group is currently offering extended hours for its telephone and Live Chat service to customers. Using a home-based working scheme it is now manning phones and Live Chat after work hours, between 7pm […]
The United States on Wednesday ruled out military cooperation with Russia in Syria's war, accusing Moscow of pursuing a "tragically flawed" strategy that would force it to limit military talks to basic pilot safety. U.S. Defense Secretary...Show More Summary
Boskalis today announced their collaboration with GoodFuels and Wärtsilä in a two-year pilot program to accelerate the development of truly sustainable,
Casual begins with a funeral and ends in the dark. As bookends, they’re appropriate. While the pilot doesn’t brood or rend its garments—it’s not that grim—there’s no effervescence or sunshine to be found. It’s like a washcloth so wrung out that it can’t really be called damp anymore. Show More Summary