Mission complete: Rosetta’s journey ends in daring descent to comet

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Title Rosetta impact
Released 27/09/2016 1:00 pm
Copyright ESA/ATG medialab

Artist’s impression of Rosetta shortly before hitting Comet 67P/Churyumov–Gerasimenko on 30 September 2016.
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30 September 2016

ESA’s historic Rosetta mission has concluded as planned, with the controlled impact onto the comet it had been investigating for more than two years.


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Beautiful planes, great people, many activities, and blue skies!

Zenith Aircraft Company

Beautiful planes, great people, many activities, and blue skies!
25th annual Zenith OPEN HANGAR DAYS_
Thanks to all who participated and visited Zenith Aircraft Company‘s 25th annual Open Hangar Days and Builder Fly-In on September 23 & 24 at the factory in Mexico, Missouri. We had record participation this year with many planes and visitors, as well as outstanding programs and seminars! Following is a brief photo summary of just some of the many activities:


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Newport Nor’easter



Breeze on conditions offer the perfect lead into Day One of the 2016 Melges 32 World Championship hosted by Sail Newport

Newport, RI – There are many attractions that Newport offers for sailors around the world – an iconic sailing venue with a rich sailing history, great entertainment and of course, world renowned clam chowder. One unique Newport characteristic that greeted Melges 32 competitors on the first day of the 2016 Melges 32 World Championship hosted by Sail Newport was the front edge of a strong nor’easter that brought 20-27 kt winds on the race course and provided a wild, thrilling day of racing.


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Rockwell Collins to showcase technologies to ensure mission readiness at AUSA 2016

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Rockwell Collins’ new helmet-mounted Integrated Digital Vision System will be available for demonstrations at AUSA 2016.

Flexible, net-centric solutions ready today while enabling growth for the future

WASHINGTON, D.C. (Sept. 28, 2016) – At the Association of the United States Army Annual Meeting & Exposition (AUSA) 2016 taking place Oct. 3-5, Rockwell Collins will highlight a wide range of solutions for the U.S. Army with a focus on networked mission communications, navigation, joint fires and soldier helmet-mounted displays.


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Rockwell Collins’ customer Zetta Jet accepts delivery of first Global 6000 aircraft enabled with global high speed cabin connectivity


Rockwell Collins’ customer Zetta Jet passengers will be among the first in the world to experience the fastest and most reliable in-flight internet service available
First commercial use of JX for new business aircraft

ANNAPOLIS, Md. (September 28, 2016) -The high speed cabin connectivity experience of the future is now one step closer for Zetta Jet customers with the delivery of the company’s first Bombardier Global 6000* aircraft enabled with Inmarsat’s Jet ConneX (JX). Rockwell Collins is the service provider and a value added reseller of JX connectivity as part of its ARINCDirectSM offering.


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