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2 hrs ago | WZVN-TV Fort Myers

Drones seek their place above brides and grooms

Known for patrolling war zones and being deployed for military use, drones are finding their way into a new industry, weddings.

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Related Topix: Wedding, US News

6 hrs ago | KITV-TV

Caldwell, aerial banner CEO respond to pilot's arrest

A pilot for the controversial airplane banner company Aerial Banners North was arrested Monday after flying over Oahu once again.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Business Journal

Court: FAA can't drone rules on Texas nonprofit

In an order rendered Friday evening, a three-judge panel dismissed a lawsuit filed earlier this year by Texas Equusearch , a Houston-based group of search and recovery volunteers that uses unmanned aerial systems to assist in rescue and recovery efforts.

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CBS 3 Springfield

4 dead after plane crashes, sparks brush fire near Sedona

Four people are reported dead after a single-engine plane crashed in rough terrain four miles northwest of Sedona, sparking a brush fire in Fay Canyon, Coconino National Forest officials said.

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Related Topix: Fire, Natural Disasters, Sedona, AZ, Wildfire, Air Accidents, US News, Holyoke, MA

Times Herald

DOT Foxx says Ukraine flight warning one of many

After a Malaysia Airlines flight was shot down over Ukraine, Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx said Monday that intelligence and security teams constantly review threats to passenger planes.

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Sys-Con Media

FLYHT Receives Re-Issued Hawker Beechcraft STC from the Federal Aviation Administration

The STC has been re-issued to add the Automated Flight Information Reporting System 228 to this existing STC.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Hawker Beechcraft Aircraft, US News, Hawker Beechcraft 800, Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration

NewsandSentinel.com

Three dead following small plane crash in N.Y.

Three people - including possibly a West Virginia resident - died Saturday morning when a small plane crashed and burned on a River Road farm near Lake Placid, N.Y. New York State Police Capt.

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KOLD-TV Tucson

6 die in 2 plane crashes in northern Arizona

Ann Hunnewell and her central Florida police officer husband knelt in the living room of a fellow officer's home, with pillow cases as makeshift hoods over their heads.

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WGAL-TV Lancaster

Should Malaysia jet have flown over Ukraine?

"We, along with hundreds of other airlines, have flown that route safely for quite some time," Hugh Dunleavy, commercial director for Malaysia Airlines, told CNN's Saima Mohsin over the weekend.

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Related Topix: Travel, Asia Travel, Malaysia Travel, World News, Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Travel, US News, Autos

Sun Jul 20, 2014

NBC Miami

Hot Air Balloon Crashes Into Wires

This video was submitted to the Clinton Item by a witness to the Clinton, Mass. crash.

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ABC News

4 Killed in Arizona Plane Crash That Sparks Fire

The Federal Aviation Administration says hikers in the Bear Mountain area reported the crash and possible fire around 3 p.m. Sunday.

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Reuters

U.N. aviation team unable to reach Ukraine crash site - source

Investigators from the U.N. aviation agency have arrived in Ukraine to help probe the crash of a Malaysian airliner but cannot reach the site because of safety concerns, a senior agency source said on Sunday.

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News 4 Jax

NTSB Issues final report on plane crash that killed 2 St. Augustine men

The National Transportation Safety Board has issued its final report on a plane crash that happened near Gary, Indiana in October 2012.

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Highlands Today

Are drones flying over Avon Park?

In two county commission meetings, Dale Pflug has asked if the U.S. Air Force is flying drones outside the Avon Park Air Force Bombing Range.

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Related Topix: Avon Park, FL, US Military, US Air Force, US News

KIII

Malaysian plane shot down in Ukraine: What happened?

It's an international air disaster in a war zone -- a commercial flight with almost 300 people on board shot down in eastern Ukraine.

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, Barack Obama, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Boeing 777

ABC News

Hot Air Balloon Crashes Into Power Lines, 5 Hurt

The Federal Aviation Administration tells Boston's WBZ-TV that the balloon was attempting to land in the residential area in Clinton, Massachusetts when it hit the power lines around 7:40 p.m. Saturday.

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Related Topix: Transportation, Federal Aviation Administration, US News

Sat Jul 19, 2014

WCAX-TV Burlington

3 dead in plane crash

Troopers say investigators from the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are en route to the site.

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Related Topix: Air Accidents, Transportation, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, FairPoint Communications, Telecom

New York Magazine

Why Were Some Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 Victims Found Without Their Clothes?

People who have chosen to look at the very graphic photos of the wreckage of Malaysia Flight 17 may have found themselves focusing on one particularly upsetting detail: many of the passengers' bodies were missing their clothing.

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Bellingham Herald

Plane crashes near New York's Lake Placid; 3 dead

Troopers say investigators from the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board are en route to the site.

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Reuters

RPT-Worldwide legal claims could await Malaysia Airlines after jet downed

Malaysia Airlines may need to convince judges from several countries that it was not negligent to send a plane over wartorn eastern Ukraine if the airline hopes to avoid an outsize legal exposure for the downing of Flight MH17, aviation lawyers said.

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