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Taking wing it seems is a convention with this Ambani bahu .
WHEN the Women's Lib movement was taking wing we were told that unleashing the full potential of the female sex would enrich our society.
Airlines shares rebounded Thursday morning, taking wing on a strong July revenue report from Continental Airlines.
Taking wing on a summer breeze, a baby bald eagle named Ground Zero will soar into the foothills of the Great Smoky Mountains on Sunday morning, August 4th, in honor of the victims of the September 11th tragedy.
Another hot technology that's taking wing is a paper-thin, flexible sheet material that will be used in the aerospace industry as a flame barrier and containment system.