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I saw a flock of birds flying aloft.

They marched to Santiago with their flag aloft.

The rockets... can be built so powerfully that they could be capable of carrying a man aloft.
(Hermann Oberth)

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

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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

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

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

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, )

JONATHAN McEVOY IN ABU DHABI: Lewis Hamilton waved the Union Flag aloft after winning his second Formula One World Championship, saying ‘This is the greatest moment of my life’.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Army Special Forces are testing the tiny 'black hornet' drones, which are small enough to fit onto a utility belt, and can fly about a kilometer and stay aloft more than 25 minutes.
(Daily Mail - Science, )

On its Facebook page, the Russian embassy in Canberra posted this tongue-in-cheek comment, expressing its mock concern for the creature held aloft by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
(Sydney Morning Herald - World, )

At her biannual fashion shows, staged in New York, iPhones snap immediately aloft when she emerges to take her bow, generally dressed in a reflection of the clothes she has just presented.
(The Independent - Fashion, )

The sight of John Terry lifting the Capital One Cup trophy aloft will spur Harry Kane on, although the Tottenham striker admitted that defeat on Sunday was 'the worst feeling in the world'.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Not long after the European Cup was won for a fifth time, a picture of him hoisting the famous trophy aloft was designed by some diligent fan but, of late, there has been nothing for the captain.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

Crying babies were held aloft by Sumo wrestlers to see who could sob for the longest during the 400-year-old Naki Zumo festival in Japan, which parents pay up to £70 for their children to enter.
(Daily Mail - Travel, )

The first sign there was a problem with Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo came at about 45,000 feet, just two minutes after the spaceplane separated from the jet-powered aircraft that carried it aloft.
(CNN - U.S. News, )

A team of NASA and University of Wyoming scientists has ventured into the Australian bush to send a series of balloons aloft to make measurements of a volcanic plume originating from neighboring Indonesia.
(Science Daily - News, )

With a solitary point enough to end all the arguments, against West Ham at The Etihad Stadium, Vincent Kompany will surely hold aloft the Barclays Premier League trophy at the close of business for another season this Sunday afternoon.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

It will be carried aloft by a stratospheric balloon that will expand to a sphere large enough to hold a 747 jetliner the float height of 120,000 feet, three times the height at which commercial aircraft fly and on the edge of Earth’s atmosphere.
(Science Daily - News, )

As England prepare to stave off a defeat that would condemn them to a -0 whitewash, less than five months after Alastair Cook was holding aloft the urn at The Oval, LAWRENCE BOOTH selects their five worst series losses in 137 years of Test cricket.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

“It’s lovely to be back on my Irn-Bru crates,” cries Jim Murphy, leaping onto the plastic containers he is using as his soapbox as the cheering crowd gathered around him holding their No Thanks placards aloft. “Welcome back,” someone shouts.
(The Independent - U.K. News, )

Let's just say it now: This production is going to be awesome.The picture, posted on NBC TV's Instagram, features a crop-haired Allison Williams as Peter flying past the moon, knife aloft, and an unrecognizable Christopher Walken as Hook, looming above her.
(NBC Today, )

PAUL NEWMAN AT THE WACA: It was just 114 days ago that Alastair Cook was holding the precious urn aloft in the gloom of The Oval, just over three months since a third successive series against Australia had been won and a fourth triumph was being keenly anticipated.
(Daily Mail - Sport, )

At the first sign of the song's finger-snap beat, the glowing smartphones in the crowd flickered to life, held aloft to record a performance of what might be 2013’s unlikeliest hit: “ Royals,” by the 16-year-old New Zealand-based singer-songwriter known as Lorde.
(Mikael Wood in Los Angeles Times - Pop & Hiss, )

Banners emblazoned with the slogan “British lion is awake, so is the lioness” were marched through the drizzle under the shadow of the Houses of Parliament, held aloft by women wearing red, white and blue, who had travelled from all over the UK to demand the right to work in munitions factories.
(The Independent - World News, )

This was supposed to be the time when Britain was “carried aloft by the march of the makers”, the claim made by George Osborne in his Budget speech in March 2011. In the three years since then the number of workforce jobs in manufacturing is up 20,000 (+0.7 per cent) out of a total rise of 1.56 million (+4.9 per cent).
(The Independent - Business, )

In a few days, a balloon-borne telescope sensitive to the polarization of high-energy “hard” X-rays will ascend to the edge of the atmosphere above Fort Sumner, N.M. Once aloft, the telescope will stare at black holes, neutron stars and other exotic astronomical objects that shine brightly in the X-ray part of the spectrum in order to learn about their nature and structure.
(Science Daily - News, )

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