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aeroplane

(US and Canadian), airplane
a heavier-than-air powered flying vehicle with fixed wings
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Saudi Arabian Airlines is one of Boeing's very first customers in the Middle East, with a relationship that goes back several decades," said Jim Albaugh, President and CEO of Boeing Commercial Aeroplanes.
A COMMUNITY action group is fighting plans for an aeroplane painting plant in their area , claiming it will create toxic fumes.
Nadim Rubeiz, a Lebanese manager, 40, said: "According to the general statistics I think aeroplanes are definitely safer than cars.
He said: "Not only did it go supersonically, but it was the first computer-controlled aeroplane in history.
Next to the exhibition area for old aeroplanes, there are other sections that include engines and equipment detailing how aeroplanes fly and stay in the air.
US aeroplane manufacturer Boeing yesterday gave its 20-year forecast for the industry predicting a major shift in production towards smaller aircraft as airlines switch to running more frequent flights.
The aeroplane left the airport the next day, which was October 6, 1932.
Mr Davies added: "You could buy anything from a nut and a bolt to a complete train set or aeroplane kit.
Those youths who did what they did with their aeroplanes.
Laurence Hughes, from Ilford, Essex, was flying in a two-seater Cessna aeroplane with family friend Mr Andy Duffill, aged 39, from Rayleigh, when it was involved in a collision with a single-seater aircraft piloted by Mr Richard 'Fred' Bassett, aged 34, from Ongar.
The aeroplanes, which reach speeds of up to 40mph and fly for up to 20 minutes, are inspected by Peter Kenney, from the Model Club.
Let's build a wall," I said, and started stacking the cassettes, and he joined in and we built and demolished our own Berlin Wall for a good 15 minutes before he wanted to play express trains again, then back to the music and a few more aeroplanes and back to the corner where the TV is, to this time press all the switches on the DVD player and the hi fi set then another fight and another chase and more huge bites out of his tummy and more aeroplane manoeuvres.