British Airways plans to add extra seats into each economy class row on some aircraft.
The plan could increase the number of seats on its Boeing 777 aircraft by almost 20%, from 280 to 332.
Each row would have 10 seats rather than the current nine.
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Time For Truth: (BBC News) – BA will add extra seats in economy cabins
Donald Trump’s campaign says a British man is countering claims that the GOP presidential nominee groped a woman on a cross-country flight more than three decades ago.
The man says he was sitting across from the accuser and contacted the Trump campaign because he was incensed by her account — which is at odds with what he witnessed.
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Time For Truth: (New York Post) – Trump camp puts forward witness to refute sex assault claim
The latest secretive mission of the United States Air Force’s X-37B space plane has cruised beyond 500 days in Earth orbit since its launch last year.
The U.S. military launched the robotic X-37B space plane on May 20, 2015, marking the fourth flight for the Air Force program. A United Launch Alliance Atlas V rocket lofted the spacecraft from Florida’s Cape Canaveral Air Force Station to kick off the OTV-4 mission (short for Orbital Test Vehicle-4).
A former manager at Air China has been charged with smuggling packages in and out of the US for Chinese military officials based in New York.
Ying Lin transported the packages on flights from China in exchange for gifts like Apple devices and duty-free liquor, US prosecutors said.
Facebook Inc (FB.O) said on Thursday it had completed a successful test flight of a solar-powered drone that it hopes will help it extend internet connectivity to every corner of the planet.
Aquila, Facebook’s lightweight, high-altitude aircraft, flew at a few thousand feet for 96 minutes in Yuma, Arizona, Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg wrote in a post on his Facebook page. The company ultimately hopes to have a fleet of Aquilas that can fly for at least three months at a time at 60,000 feet (18,290 meters) and communicate with each other to deliver internet access.