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Hunter Whitlock (left) and Sammuel Palermo (right) show judges a "mini-project" their group did in order to learn how to program in Python.

Flight by Design presentations blast off

On 1 June, four Flight by Design groups presented their projects to a room full of judges. The groups began work on their projects at the beginning of the year and dedicated themselves to their work for the entire year.   According to [...]
The patch of land that will be the home of the MoF B-52G Stratofortress, and the site of the memorial.

“Welcome Home” memorial estimated to join MoF in 2019

In the southwest corner of the school parking lot, there is a patch of grass that is owned by the Museum of Flight (MoF). Students have been curious about what the space would be used for, and answers were finally delivered when the MoF revealed [...]
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737 MAX-9 expected to be best in family

The Boeing Company has recently released the newest of the 737 family, the 737 MAX-9. This new aircraft is the product of years of work to produce the best single-aisle aircraft on the market. The 737 MAX program, initially launched on August [...]
Brynne Hunt, winner of the Blue Origin internship shows off her Blue Origin shirt with pride

Blue Origin internship takes off

In March 2017, junior Brynne Hunt was informed that she got the Blue Origin internship.   “I feel really excited.” said Hunt, “I didn’t really expect to get it and I was really nervous with the whole interview process.”   Many [...]

Students form tech company

A group of sophomores has created a company called Advanced Flight Modeling Simulation [AFM Simulation] that specializes in the development of aircraft for X-Plane, the same flight simulator used by science teacher Scott McComb’s freshmen [...]
CAPE CANAVERAL, FL - APRIL 8: In this handout provided by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), SpaceX's Falcon 9 rocket makes its first successful upright landing on the "Of Course I Still Love You" droneship on April 8, 2016 some 200 miles off shore in the Atlantic Ocean after launching from Cape Canaveral, Florida. (Photo by NASA via Getty Images)

SpaceX reuses Falcon 9 rocket’s first stage

On 30 Mar. 2017, SpaceX reused a rocket first stage, the largest bottom portion used to initially launch the payload off the ground. The Falcon 9 lifted off from pad 39 at NASA’s Kennedy Space Center, with the first stage landing on a barge [...]
Jake Welty, the CEO of Aviation Northwest, hopes to expand his company and its reputation.

RAHS junior starts reporting company, Aviation Northwest

RAHS junior Jake Welty has started his own company, Aviation Northwest (ANW), which specializes in reporting on aviation news.   “Aviation Northwest started back in January 2015,” said Welty, “with a few revamps and restructuring [...]
Bystanders watch the first take-off of a Boeing 787, which will be getting an update in the 787 series with the new Boeing 787-10 in production.

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly for Boeing

In the past month, Boeing had its ups and downs economically. The company is looking forward to some new orders from prospective business partners, and have also dealt with situations involving backlash from the President concerning Air Force [...]
3 of the 29 launches of Falcon 9 rockets constructed by SpaceX have failed, and with a hefty price tag of over $60 million per launch, the company is operating at a steep loss.

SpaceXplosion rocks private space industry

While Space-X was conducting an engine test-fire in early September, an explosion obliterated one of their Falcon 9 rockets on the launchpad. The iconic commercial space organization and the private space industry as a whole are beginning to [...]
Alaska Airlines takes off for a cleaner aviation industry.

Global aviation industry goes greener

Late last year the aviation industry decided to put carbon emission restrictions on airliners, this restriction was courtesy of Arnold Franck, the director of air transport for Haiti. Haiti and a few other countries pushed for such a restriction [...]

NASA satellites New Horizons and OSIRIS-REx tackling ambitious jobs

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