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Dowty Propellers to support Japan Air Commuter’s Bombardier Q400* and Saab 340 regional airliner fleets through a multi-year contract

[Business Wire] - GLOUCESTER, United Kingdom--(BUSINESSWIRE)-- Japan Air Commuter (JAC) has contracted with Dowty Propellers to provide a complete propeller system support package for the airline’s inventory of Bombardier Q400* and Saab 340 regional aircraft, including repair and overhaul, technical assistance and on-site support. The multi-year agreement is backed by Dowty Propellers’ full capabilities as type certificate holder for the propeller systems on both of these twin-engine airliner types, enabling continuous high levels of service to be covered by a simpler contractual structure. Dowty Propellers’ advanced propeller system on the Bombardier Q400 turboprop incorporates six all-composite blades with an advanced swept design and optimized airfoil sections.

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Facebook, Twitter and Google Add Cooperation to Their 'TODO' Lists

[at TheStreet] - The biggest users of open source want to standardize tools and processes to keep the Internet's house of cards from falling.

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Alibaba investors must reckon with Jack Ma factor

[at Financial Times] - Stock market investors do not often get a chance to back a pure play on growth at this scale. So it will not be surprising to see shares of Chinese ecommerce company Alibaba light up the trading boards ...

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News Corp takes Google fight to Brussels

[at Financial Times] - In its occasionally fruitful but mostly tumultuous relationship with Google, News Corp has over the years referred to the technology company as a "parasite" and a "content kleptomaniac" ...

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Hexis Cyber Solutions Announces Distributor Agreement With D&H Distributing

[GlobeNewswire] - HANOVER, Md. -- Hexis Cyber Solutions, Inc. (Hexis), a wholly-owned subsidiary of The KEYW Holding Corporation , and a provider of advanced cybersecurity solutions for commercial companies and government ...

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MQ-4C Triton UAS Arrives at Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Enters Next Phase of Testing

[PR Newswire] - PALMDALE, Calif., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The first U.S. Navy MQ-4C Triton unmanned aircraft system (UAS) has completed a flight from California to Maryland. The UAS flew 11 hours from the Northrop ...

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Rupert Murdoch: savaging Google and American capitalism

[at Financial Times] - Robert Thomson, chief executive of Rupert Murdoch's News Corp, has written to Europe's competition commissioner, calling for regulatory action against Google. His letter laments "cynical management" ...

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Lockheed Martin Successfully Mates NOAA GOES-R Satellite Modules

[PR Newswire] - DENVER, Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A team of technicians and engineers at Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] has successfully mated together the large system and propulsion modules of the first GOES-R series ...

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Apple passes first legal hurdle to sell iPhone 6 in China

[at Financial Times] - Apple's iPhone 6 passed a key regulatory hurdle in China but still has not received permission to be sold in the country, according to Xinhua, the official Chinese news agency. The announcement was the ...

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[video] Competition Lacking, Google No Threat Says BT Americas President

[at TheStreet] - U.S. customers would benefit from increased carrier competition in certain areas of the country, said Bas Burger, Americas President for BT.

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ProFlight(R) Announces Training Center Expansion

[Marketwired] - ProFlight, a subsidiary of TRU Simulation + Training Inc., a Textron Inc. company, and a leader in innovative, advanced pilot training, announced today plans to open a flight training center early in 2015 ...

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N. Korean reporters using fax to file stories

[AP] - South Korean officials say North Korean reporters are using fax and American email services to file stories from the Asian Games in Incheon because the northerners' websites are blocked in the South. An ...

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Why Apple Pay Comes At A Good Time For Millennials

[Benzinga] - Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL ) is about to enter a new market with Apple Pay , the company's first foray into payments. The Cupertino, California-based tech giant could have a big impact on the industry, but ...

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Google Inc Technicals Still Showing Relative Weakness And A Bearish Setup

[Benzinga] - Google Inc Class A shares (NASDAQ: GOOGL ) ran to resistance, pulled back as expected and have bounced back up to no man's land. Will technicians' calls for more downside come to fruition? Here is a review ...

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Lockheed Martin Team Helps Bring FBI's Next Generation Identification To Full Operational Capacity

[PR Newswire] - ROCKVILLE, Md., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The FBI has deployed the final increment in its Next Generation Identification (NGI) system, providing new tools designed to improve the bureau's ability ...

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