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Cristiano Ronaldo gets airport named in his honour … and a dubious bust

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Local aiport in Madeira Islands named Aeroporto Cristiano Ronaldo. Ronaldo: ‘You know how proud I am of my roots, my homeland’ (www.theguardian.com) Plus d'info...

NASA's Flying Telescope

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Great piece in Wired about the refurbed 747 that is flying an advanced infrared telescope. (Video) (www.wired.com) Plus d'info...

Competition Heats Up in Dublin as Gulf Carriers Battle for Market Share

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By June there will be 1,498 seats available between Dublin and the Middle East. And it looks like Emirates, Etihad Airways and Qatar Airways will be fighting for market share - let the battle commence. (www.paddleyourownkanoo.com) Plus d'info...

Peruvian Airlines Boeing 737-300 bursts into flames after skidding off the runway in the Andes.

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A Boeing jet operated by Peruvian Airlines caught fire on Tuesday while landing at an airport near the Andean town of Jauja in central Peru after it swerved on the runway, but there were no serious injuries, a government minister said. Peruvian Airlines said in a statement that the Boeing 737-300 jet drove off the runway for unspecified reasons during the scheduled landing, after swerving to the right. It said that all 141 people on board the flight, which originated in Lima, were evacuated… (www.airlive.net) Plus d'info...