On October 31, Chen Hogbo, a researcher associated with China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC), which is responsible for the development of the reusable craft, told Xinhua that unlike traditional one-off spacecraft, the new spacecraft will fly into the sky like an aircraft. … [Read more...] about China’s reusable spacecraft | How will it change space travel?
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The company also said it plans to continue the aircraft’s flight test programme under an expanding range of conditions with the goal of achieving full compliance with the safety provisions of Japan’s Civil Aeronautics Act. It also aims to obtain approval for flights outside the limits of the Toyota Test Field before the year end. … [Read more...] about Manned flight of Japan’s SkyDrive successful; all you need to know about the flying car
“By introducing the first-ever nonstop service between the two international technology hubs, Bengaluru and San Francisco, we are proud to open up new opportunities for both business and leisure travellers,” said Marcel Fuchs, United’s Managing Director International Sales. … [Read more...] about United Airlines to connect Delhi-Chicago, Bengaluru-San Francisco with new flights
He goes on to recall the many legends surrounding Mao and the ubiquitous Little Red Book. Nowadays, though, “I have a sense that in today’s China we no longer have a leader—all we have is a leadership.” It’s not that he’s a fan of the Cultural Revolution: it was “a life made up of equal parts stifled instincts, dreary freedom, and hollow verbiage.” Ironically enough, changes in moral outlook and the reallocation of wealth, he says, have only now created real classes and real class conflict. … [Read more...] about Ten words to understand China
Moneycontrol.com - News! The Dow to Bounce HigherDow finally breached the 20,000 mark on Jan 25, this year as predicted by our article in the last year (The rise and rise of the Dow, written on Dec 20, 2016). The Trump phenomenon which had created the momentum through the months of November and December faded post the inauguration speech and the controversial executive orders which followed. Wall Street was buoyed by better than expected earnings from both the financial sector, the tech industry and specifically for the Dow on Jan 25, the strong gains seen in the Boeing and Caterpillar shares post their earnings announcement. From the start of this week though, Dow has slipped off the highs seen, trading just below around 19700 mark. There are concerns that the recent executive orders by Trump will likely slow the flow the talent into the country and raise geopolitical tensions, which has dented sentiment on Wall Street. Specifically for the pharmaceutical industry and even a lot of … [Read more...] about The Dow to Bounce Higher