Today we learned of the passing of our favorite Vulcan (with all due respect to our second-favorite, the Avro Vulcan). Leonard Nimoy was probably pound-for-pound, the coolest television/movie-screen alien in history. He will be missed.
And, while breaking news (or wind) is not really our schtick, every once in a while something cool comes along which even makes us go, Wow! And, it was a very welcome, and quite unexpected, order for the Boeing 787, courtesy of Air Tahiti Nui. The news is HUGE, being that the airline has been a 100% Airbus operator since day-one.
Read the article Here over at Air Transport World (ATW).