Find Real Estate Agents and Homes for Sale

Real Estate News --> Nebraska News

Brazilian jet tests the winds of western Nebraska

Two Texas men have been indicted in a $1 million real estate investment scam that prosecutors say involved pricey cars, private jets and religious deception. A Brazilian jet has been testing itself against the winds of western Nebraska, flying in and out ...

Archived Story

SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb(AP) - A Brazilian jet has been testing itself against the winds of western Nebraska, flying in and out of the Scottsbluff airport Western Nebraska Regional Airport manager Darwin Skelton said Friday that the KC-390 military cargo and troop transport arrived Monday with about 20 test personnel The two-engine product of Brazilian aerospace company Embraer can haul up to 66 paratroopers or hold 26 metric tons of cargoIt also comes in an aerial tanker version Skelton says the tests were attempted in Texas, but the weather temporarily didn't provide enough windThe test team then contacted Denver International Airport officials, who referred the team to Scottsbluff Skelton says local winds apparently have been brisk enough for testing the jet's handling in wind and crosswindHe's uncertain when the testing will conclude

Trending Nebraska News:

  • Smell of weed in Denver leads feds to bust of Nebraska marijuana network
  • York, NE Homes For Sale & Real Estate
  • Faculty present research proposals for Innovation Campus
  • CHINA’S Demand for U.S REAL ESTATE Set to Grow
  • Cabela's Sale Sends Ripples of Anxiety Through Rural Nebraska Town
  • Why are Sober Living Homes on the Rise?
  • Jim McKee: Lincoln's first office building and first bank
  • Omaha’s Lerner Company names new associate broker
  • At This College, Toilets and Showers Are Unexpected Sources of Energy
  • Trucking industry struggles to fill jobs
  • Nebraska Supreme Court rules in favor of gay couples in foster care case
  • Nebraska village rebuilds after 2014 tornado damage
  • Exploited
  • Nebraska panel could scuttle Keystone XL plans
  • Nebraska woman fights to keep newly returned pet pig
  • Can the rental housing landscape be improved?
  • Nebraska Game and Parks offers boater safety classes
  • Century of stuff going up for auction in southeast Nebraska
  • AWTRY: More Band-Aid politics
  • As Its Economy Shifts, Nebraska Looks for a Way Forward