Engineers work to open Boeing Starliner’s valves as schedule pressures mount • The Register

Boeing’s Starliner CST 100 – aka the Calamity Capsule – continues to remain firmly wedded to Earth as engineers work to resolve a problem with valves in the spacecraft’s thruster systems. The valves, which connect to thrusters used for aborts and manoeuvring in orbit, didn’t open as designed during the 3 August launch attempt, resulting … Read more

NGO pressures Uniqlo to pay employees of former liquidation supplier

Sign of the Japanese group Fast Retailing, Uniqlo had in 2014 ceased its collaboration with the Indonesian manufacturer Jaba Garmindo. Placed in liquidation a few months later, the company has not paid its employees $ 5.5 million related to the latest productions received by Uniqlo. A situation to which the NGO Clean Clothes Campaign is … Read more