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The Spruce Goose

The Spruce Goose

At the center of our museum stands the original Spruce Goose. Built entirely of wood due to wartime restrictions on metals, this massive airplane stands as a symbol of American industry during World War II. Learn more about the history, first flight, and legacy of this mammoth plane. Its History The largest wooden airplane ever…



World's largest airplane is rolled out

World’s largest airplane is rolled out

(CNN)Even if you had been allowed to kick the tires as the world’s largest airplane was rolled out for the first time Wednesday, it might have taken you a while. Stratolaunch — which is designed to release rockets that will carry satellites into space — has a 385-foot wingspan, features six engines used by the…



Shipping From China: Everything You Need To Know

When it comes to shipping from China to the United States, cost and transit time are the two biggest questions on any supply chain manager’s mind. But you get what you pay for … and paying less (generally) means slower shipping. Here’s how it works. What is the Least Expensive Way to Import Freight from…



07 Mar What is HS Code, Who Uses it and What is it Used for?

What is HS Code, Who Uses it and What is it Used for?

Worldwide standard for the description of the type of commodity Over 98 % of the merchandise in international trade is classified in terms of the HS code Indispensable, yet challenging tool for international trade The Harmonized Commodity Description and Coding System, HS Code for short, is a common standard worldwide for describing the type of…