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107 years ago, the Navy launched a plane from a ship for the first time

US Navy photo Eugene Ely made the first carrier takeoff on November 14, 1910. After less.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2017

7 US aircraft carriers are at sea for the first time in years — here"s what they"re doing

US Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Dylan McCord For the first time in years, seven of the US Navy's 11 nuclear aircraft carriers are at sea simultaneously, ac.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 8th, 2017

Mayoral candidate surprised more people aren"t talking about the time he hijacked a plane

A New York City mayoral candidate says he's "shocked" that so little attention has been paid to his arrest for trying to hijack an airliner at gunpoint 17 years ago. In July 2000, Aaron... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 26th, 2017

Mayoral candidate surprised people aren"t talking about the time he hijacked a plane

A New York City mayoral candidate says he's "shocked" that so little attention has been paid to his arrest for trying to hijack an airliner at gunpoint 17 years ago. In July 2000, Aaron... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkOct 26th, 2017

Apple Pay gets a major endorsement from Wells Fargo

Justin Sullivan/Getty ImagesIt was three years ago that Apple launched Apple Pay for the first time Using contactless readers.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 12th, 2017

Norway"s Sovereign Wealth Fund Hits $1 Trillion For First Time Ever

Content originally published at iBankCoin.com For the first time ever, Norway's sovereign wealth fund, which was launched 20 years ago to invest their oil money, has surpassed $1 trillion. "I don't think anyone expected .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeSep 19th, 2017

Amazon to offer just-launched Instant Pickup service at storefront near BU

E-commerce giant Amazon.com Inc. is again expanding its physical footprint in the Boston area, this time with a pickup location at 870 Commonwealth Ave. near Boston University. Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN) customers can ship orders to pick up or drop off .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 17th, 2017

New UK aircraft carrier HMS Queen Elizabeth arrives at port

The HMS Queen Elizabeth, the biggest ship ever built for the British navy, sailed into its homeport for the first time Wednesday as tens of thousands jammed the harbor to welcome it......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsAug 16th, 2017

US Navy Patrol Ship Fires Warning Shots At Iranian Vessel

One day after a US spy plane had to take "evasive action" over the East China Sea after a Chinese fighter jet showed off its Top Gun skills and .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJul 25th, 2017

Veteran uses training to launch fast-growing staffing firm

Katherine Buehner served 10 years in the military. She retired to spend more time with her family and launched a Lakewood-based staffing firm......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 28th, 2017

Pro Kabaddi, Vivo sign five-year title sponsorship deal

Pro Kabaddi, one of the most successful non-cricket leagues to be launched in India, has signed on Chinese handset maker VIVO as the title sponsor for five years. This is the first time the network has sold the title sponsorship t.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardMay 8th, 2017

German airlines to scrap requirement for 2 people in cockpit

Germany's aviation association says the country's airlines have decide to scrap rules requiring two people in the cockpit at the same time, implemented after a Germanwings pilot is believed to have crashed his own plane in France two years ago......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 28th, 2017

The Navy"s $9 billion plan for new frigates raises red flags

Unless the “armada” that couldn’t sail straight has soured Donald Trump on the Navy, it’s full steam ahead for his goal of building a 350-ship fleet. Or at least it was. Related: Trump’s Big Naval Buildup Could Cost $750 Billion Over 30 Years........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 24th, 2017

The Navy"s $9 billion plan for new frigates raises red flags

Unless the “armada” that couldn’t sail straight has soured Donald Trump on the Navy, it’s full steam ahead for his goal of building a 350-ship fleet. Or at least it was. Related: Trump’s Big Naval Buildup Could Cost $750 Billion Over 30 Years........»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 24th, 2017

Chunghwa Telecom launches smartwatch for children

Chunghwa Telecom (CHT) has launched its own brand FunPark Watch, a smartwatch targeting children aged 4-12 years. CHT targets to ship 5,000 units of the FunPark Watch initially......»»

Category: topSource: digitimesMar 30th, 2017

Navy successfully test-fires missile from Kalvari submarine

The navy today successfully test-fired an anti-ship missile for the first time from an indigenously built Kalvari class submarine, describing the launch as a significant milestone in enhancing its “s........»»

Category: topSource: thehindubusinesslineMar 2nd, 2017

Apple Moves Toward Becoming World’s First $1 Trillion Company

The last time there was wild excitement about an iPhone version is when Jobs launched the first one 10 years ago. If Tim Cook can come close to that with the iPhone 8, Apple’s shares could surge........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstFeb 15th, 2017

Verizon brings back unlimited plan

Verizon launched its unlimited data plan Monday. That's the first time it has offered the all-you-can-eat data plan in five years. Fred Katayama reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersFeb 13th, 2017

Pakistan Navy launches live missile from Arabian Sea

A surface-to-surface anti-ship missile was launched on Dec 21.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 21st, 2016

MH370 search ship leaves Australia for final time

The Malaysian airliner had mysteriously crashed into the southern Indian Ocean two years ago.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardDec 13th, 2016

Special uniforms unveiled for the annual Army-Navy game

Nike/Under Armour On Saturday, Army and Navy will face off on the football field for the 119th time.  As has become the norm in recent years, both academies will wear special uniforms for the game. This week, Nike (Army) and Under Armour (Navy) unvei.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 7th, 2016