Boeing Projects $820 Billion Market for 7,290 New Airplanes in North America

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– High fuel prices drive need for new, more fuel-efficient single-aisle airplanes
– Low-cost carriers’ growth continues to outpace network carriers

TORONTO, Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA] forecasts that air carriers in North America will take delivery of 7,290 new airplanes over the next 20 years at a market value of $820 billion. Taking retirements of airplanes into account, the North America fleet will grow from 6,650 airplanes today to about 8,830 airplanes by 2031.

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‘Rising star’ returns to Exmouth to support RNLI

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Exmouth-born Rebecca Newman will be singing at the Exmouth Pavilion on 18 November as part of her ‘Coast to Coast’ UK tour. Rebecca will be returning to the very same stage she performed her first ever solo at the age of 14, this time headlining her own show.

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THE EXPEDITION wins the 2012 Southern California Book Festival Award!

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2012 SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA BOOK FESTIVAL NAMES WINNERS

HOLLYWOOD, CA (October 17, 2012) The story of a man’s amazing journey trying to circle the world using just the power of the human body has been selected as the grand prize winner of the 2012 Southern California Book Festival, which honors the best books of the fall.

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IBM study finds steep rise in UK companies recognizing the value of Big Data

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IBM has released a report today into Big Data which finds a steep rise in the number of UK companies recognising the value of Big Data. The report into Big Data was released by IBM and the Saïd School of Business at the University of Oxford and finds that almost two thirds (63%) of UK and Ireland businesses recognise the competitive advantage associated with Big Data. This marks a significant increase with just over a third (34%) recognising its value back in 2010.

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Montblanc Launches World Second

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Inspired by the idea of recording time, Montblanc introduces “The Montblanc Worldsecond”, a photo project inviting everyone the world over to capture moments of beauty photographically. A specially developed mobile photo app (for iPhone and Android) features a unique countdown function, ensuring that thesmartphone cameras of all participants worldwide will take a picture at the very same instant.

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