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I saw a flock of birds flying aloft.

They marched to Santiago with their flag aloft.

The morons are aloft again.
(The Vancouver Sun - News, )

A golden dragon was held aloft on poles by skaters.
(Justin Bergman in CBC Sports, )

Photographers' flashbulbs pop as the club scarf is held aloft.
(CNN - World Sport, )

One man held his hand aloft and stood when Helton called on him.
(Los Angeles Times - Money & Company, )

Aloft Hotels now lets you order room service by texting with emojis.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The drones will fly at 65,000 feet or higher and stay aloft for days.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

A frigatebird can stay aloft for two months by riding on air currents.
(The New York Times - Science, )

Aloft Hotels are letting guests control hotel room functions via Siri.
(USA Today - Travel, )

Scientist send X-ray detector aloft on a rocket to solve 50-year-old mystery.
(Tech Times - Science, )

The mystery of how flying snakes stay aloft may have been solved by scientists.
(BBC News - World News, )

Titan Aerospace makes drones which can stay aloft for extended periods of time.
(Forbes - Technology, )

Aloft hotel in California hires a 'Botlr,' the industry's first robotic butler.
(USA Today - Travel, )

Others posed proudly for the assembled photographers, holding their bounty aloft.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

But a report that someone else got aloft first has a third state entering the fray.
(The New York Times - Science, )

The space agency's 18.8-million-cubic-foot balloon remained aloft for over 46 days.
(CNET News - Politics and Law, )

Iran says new drone has a range of 1,250 miles and can stay aloft for up to 30 hours.
(USA Today - World, )

He duly eased ahead when Aloft made it nine in Friday’s finale, the Queen’s Vase.
(The Independent - Racing, )

Arsene Wenger raised a cheer from the crowd in Norway by lifting a Viking sword aloft.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Moxy, Canopy, Aloft and Tru are among the growing portfolio of Millennial-focused hotels.
(USA Today - Travel, )

The hybrid of blimp, helicopter and airplane is designed to stay aloft for days at a time.
(NBC News, )

If the test goes well, guests will see the new tech at Aloft, Element and W hotels by 2015.
(USA Today - Travel, )

Pope Francis has been pictured in Rome holding aloft the famous red and white striped shirt.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Common swifts can stay aloft for up to 10 months, researchers found. They even mate in the air.
(The New York Times - Science, )

There was a flash of white, then the flash of numerous cameras held aloft by startled onlookers.
(Los Angeles Times - World News, )

Arms aloft and waving his finger, Michael Phelps left nobody in doubt just who was No. 1 Tuesday.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Aloft hotels in New York and California are letting guests open their rooms with a smartphone app.
(CNBC, )

The fans held aloft a banner which said: 'This ain't no Premier League - No to the English model'.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

It is 16 years since Venus Williams raised the Wimbledon ladies’ trophy aloft for the first time.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Standing in perfect first position, trophy held aloft, proud tears pricking at the backs of my eyes.
(The Independent - Health & Families, )

Jockey Ryan Moore secures a record-breaking ninth winner at Royal Ascot on Aloft in the Queen's Vase.
(BBC Sport, )

The Penguins’ Kris Letang holding the Stanley Cup aloft during a victory parade through Pittsburgh.
(The New York Times - Sports, )

Alice Sheppard and Laurel Lawson (aloft) in “Descent” at New York Live Arts starting on March 22.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

He turned to his courtside entourage, then the rest of the arena, arms aloft, his genius now undisputed.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Simone Messmer, a Miami City Ballet principal dancer, held aloft during a “Fairy’s Kiss” rehearsal.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

He's used to holding trophies aloft on Sundays but all Tiger Woods is clutching at the moment is his back.
(CNN - World Sport, )

Computer simulations show that the bird's long slender wings helped it stay aloft despite its enormous size.
(Science Daily - News, )

Giovani dos Santos held his hands aloft and clapped as he walked off the field midway through the second half.
(Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

A new study suggests that the enigmatic frigate bird can stay aloft for weeks without even touching the ground.
(Tech Times - Science, )

Stuart Bingham says holding aloft the world championship trophy means more to him than the £300,000 prize money.
(BBC Sport, )

Three satellites to provide surveillance of objects orbiting the Earth are being sent aloft by the U.S. Air Force.
(UPI - Science News, )

"France got 99 problems -- But hijab ain't one," one poster held aloft by French student activists read Wednesday.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

When they went aloft in AirAsia’s flight QZ8501 early on Sunday morning, they were ordinary, unremarkable people.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

JACK GAUGHAN: Louis van Gaal can't have helped to notice the banners held aloft on Tuesday night. 'Time to go, Louis.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

When "Aloft" was shown at the Berlin International Film Festival last year, it was, apparently, a very different movie.
(The Denver Post - Entertainment, )

The new MacBook Selfie Stick is designed to hold the Apple laptop aloft so that users can take selfies from the device.
(Tech Times - Personal Tech, )

The gorgeous pair headed out for dinner at NYL restaurant in Liverpool's Aloft hotel, where they enjoyed a good catch up.
(Daily Mail - TV&Showbiz, )

Thousands of phones are held aloft, their lights flickering as crowds sing "God Bless America" along with duo Big & Rich.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

King Henry V's sword is borne aloft in Westminster Abbey as part of a commemoration of the 600th anniversary of Agincourt.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Randall Goforth held the ball aloft with one hand as he crossed the 15-yard line, legs churning with only open field ahead.
(Los Angeles Times - Tennis, )

Flying like a blimp, an airplane and a helicopter, the Airlander 10 can lift heavy loads and stay aloft for days at a time.
(CNET News - Business Tech, )

It explains how planes get aloft and stay airborne, and the multiple systems that keep commercial aviation so astonishingly safe.
(Simon Calder in The Independent - Travel, )

Harry Kewell was carried aloft on the shoulders of his team-mates despite his final professional match ending in defeat on Saturday.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The Aloft hotel in Cupertino, Calif., will begin testing a robot designed to shuttle items from the hotel lobby desk to guest rooms.
(The New York Times - Business, )

Teemu Selanne and Jean-Sebastien Giguere skated to center ice under a spotlight on the darkened rink, their clasped hands held aloft.
(The New York Times - Hockey, )

A small propeller-driven drone has stayed aloft for more than two days and nights, achieving the world duration record for its class.
(UPI - Business News, )

Within minutes of Andy Murray holding the Wimbledon trophy aloft back in July there was talk of a knighthood to add to his OBE honour.
(Daily Mail - News, )

A hulking steel statue of a victorious female warrior bearing aloft sword and shield looms in dour majesty over the Ukrainian capital.
(Fox News - World, )

El-Houssaini Zahid (aloft) and fellow members of Compagnie Hervé Koubi in “What the Day Owes to the Night,” at the Joyce Theater.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Airplanes take off and stay aloft because of lift, the force from the movement of air underneath the plane's wings that push it upward.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Jennyerin Steele Staats, a special education teacher, holding her sign aloft outside the State Capitol in Charleston, W.Va., last week.
(The New York Times - U.S. News, )

The only surviving member of his last government, Peter Carington, remembers him as Olympian and aloft from lesser MPs, but always a democrat.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

Using only the power of the sun's rays, the souped up lightweight aircraft climbs to nearly 6,000 feet and stays aloft for more than two hours.
(CNET News, )

Jamal Crawford skipped gleefully across the court, DeAndre Jordan dabbed his teammates' hands and J.J. Redick held one finger aloft in triumph.
(Los Angeles Times - All The Rage, )

In “Ascension,” it’s 2014 on Earth, but aboard a spacecraft, it’s as if “Mad Men” had been sealed in a giant tin can and shot aloft.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

When Elon Musk’s SpaceX heaved two communications satellites aloft last week, he joined a space race that’s foiled plenty of other dreamers.
(Los Angeles Times - Business, )

British Formula One fans will hope to see home favourite Lewis Hamilton on the podium at Silverstone tomorrow holding the winner’s trophy aloft.
(The Independent - Motor Racing, )

Brian Reid, head keeper at Blair Drummond Safari Park near Stirling, holds aloft their latest addition for her first weigh-in, one month old Karis.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Masked prisoners on the roof tied the hands of other inmates behind their backs, beat them and held them aloft from the roof’s edge by their feet.
(The New York Times - World News, )

The 302-foot-long "Airlander 10" is filled with 1.3 million cubic feet of helium, can reach an altitude of up to 16,000 feet and stay aloft five days.
(NBC News Science, )

The sumo wrestler Kisenosato was hoisted aloft in celebration of his promotion to yokozuna, or grand champion, after a ceremony in Tokyo on Wednesday.
(The New York Times - World News, )

Glitches that can ground hundreds of flights are becoming routine as U.S. airlines battle the vast, aging information technology that keeps them aloft.
(The Wall Street Journal - Technology, )

Commanding spectacular views of the Bay of Canyamel, the adult-only, five-star Can Simoneta boutique hotel enjoys a dramatic position aloft high cliffs.
(The Telegraph - Travel, )

Aloft, from left, Tiler Peck, Sara Mearns and Sterling Hyltin, with other members of New York City Ballet in “Odessa,” at the David H. Koch Theater.
(The New York Times - Arts, )

Holding aloft a piece of the bus in which 13 were killed by a rocket, Petro Poroshenko delivered an emotional address at the World Economic Forum in Davos.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

European planemaker Airbus sent the wide-body A350-XWB jet aloft on its first flight Friday with a crowd on hand and an Internet audience, the company said.
(UPI - Business News, )

A pair of brown leather cowboy boots were pulled out from under the clear plastic tarps protecting the Indians' lockers and held aloft to cheers and laughter.
(John Chidley-Hill in CBC Sports, )

Less than 23 months after general manager John Elway held aloft the Vince Lombardi Trophy after Super Bowl 50, his team collapsed completely in a 5-11 season.
(UPI - News, )

Aloft Hotels announced the appointment of its first robotic butler named A.L.O. This cyber associate will be accomplishing both front and back of house duties.
(Tech Times - Future Tech, )

The 2015 meeting will forever remembered as Ryan Ascot after Aloft's half-length victory in the concluding Queen's Vase on Friday before jetting off to Newmarket.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

The scheme is being launched by Starwood Hotels and Resorts and will be trialled at Aloft Hotels in Manhattan and Silicon Valley before being rolled out worldwide.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

The video shows the Unite banner being held aloft as the 2,000-strong group made their way from the ‘Jungle’ camp outside Calais into the town’s main square.
(Daily Mail - News, )

Britain's greatest living Shakespearean actor is being held aloft by a gaggle of half-naked, ultra-fit young men, muscles bursting through tight Lycra rowing slips.
(The Independent - Arts & Entertainment, )

The test version of a spacecraft resembling a mini space shuttle was carried aloft over the Mojave Desert by a helicopter Wednesday in a precursor to a free flight.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

When guests arrive at the Aloft hotel in downtown Asheville, North Carolina, they are greeted at the check-in desk by an adorable dog wearing an ‘Adopt Me’ vest.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

In the Philippines, placards were held aloft which accused the West of remaining silent over the deaths of Muslims and that said: 'You are Charlie, I love Mohammed'.
(Daily Mail - News, )

The journey began with Jonathan Toews organizing informal workouts while the NHL lockout raged on and ended with the Blackhawks captain holding the Stanley Cup aloft.
(Chris Kuc in Los Angeles Times - Hockey, )

Longer flight times caused by changes to the jet stream could keep airliners aloft longer, resulting in more exhaust emissions of CO2 per flight, researchers suggest.
(Tech Times - Science, )

MIKE DICKSON: Exactly 24 hours after he held aloft the giant Aegon Championships trophy at Queen’s, Andy Murray swings in through the gates of his local sports club.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Amran Hussain, 29, (centre) who stood for North East Hampshire in the recent election, was pictured holding his selfie stick aloft at Marhaba beach in Sousse, Tunisia.
(Daily Mail - News, )

UN Environment Programme head Erik Solheim waved the British newspaper aloft as he spoke about the effect pollution is having on the environment at a conference in Nairobi.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

Unmanned aircraft may be able to stay aloft longer, but when it comes to collecting diverse intelligence in challenging conditions, the manned U-2 spy plane performs better.
(Loren Thompson, Contributor in Forbes - Business, )

An Australian newspaper on Monday published a photograph of a child it said was the son of an Australian convicted terrorist holding aloft the severed head of a Syrian soldier.
(Fox News - World, )

An Australian newspaper on Monday published a photograph of a child it said was the son of an Australian convicted terrorist holding aloft the severed head of a Syrian solider.
(Fox News - World, )

A company contracted by NASA to deliver supplies to the International Space Station successfully launched a rocket on Sunday in a test of its ability to send a cargo ship aloft.
(Fox News - SciTech, )

The first Copper River king salmon of the season -- a 40-pound specimen -- was hoisted aloft Friday morning as the annual first shipment of the prized salmon arrived in Seattle.
(Amy Hubbard in Los Angeles Times - Daily Dish, )

JACK GAUGHAN AT GRIFFIN PARK: Fernando Amorebieta slammed a 93rd-minute volley home in front of Middlesbrough's travelling supporters, and, arms aloft, they weren't to be moved.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Almost a quarter of a century ago, Kevin Costner held his Oscar statuettes aloft, triumphant after winning Best Picture and Best Director for his epic Western, Dances with Wolves.
(The Independent - People, )

Since it launched the balloons on a test flight from New Zealand two years ago, Google has made huge strides in the project proving that it can keep its balloons aloft for months.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

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