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Congrats to HondaJet for their New Elite Model

HondaJet Elite SP Jet I’ve been following the development of the HondaJet for over a decade, and they just released their new Elite SP model with several small refinements that add up to major utility and fewer fuel stops over … Continue reading

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Amazon Waterproof Kindle Oasis

Interesting news that Amazon is selling a waterproof Kindle, and that previously Jeff Bezos used Kindles in a one-gallon Ziploc bag in the bathtub. I worked on the Cloud backend for the discontinued Ricoh eQuill waterproof business tablet. There are … Continue reading

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Dutch King reveals he secretly piloted KLM passenger flights

I used to fly with the Chief Flight Instructor (CFI) for one of these flying kings. Ask me about it sometime! 🙂 Dutch King reveals he secretly piloted KLM passenger flights for 21 years

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Sharing Economy in China 2017

Reuters article on the “sharing economy” in China: China’s slam dunk ‘sharing economy’ booms, but can it last? “Twelve firms renting out power banks – typically compact, mobile battery chargers – secured 1.13 billion yuan, while newer businesses such as … Continue reading

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Recent Aviation News – Challenger Bizjet Upset, Appareo’s Stratus Power USB

A couple of interesting aviation news items this week … The Challenger 604 bizjet that was upset by A380 wake turbulence on Jan. 7 appears to have been totalled. Challenger 604 Bizjet Similar to Damaged One The Real Story – … Continue reading

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