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  1. BEIJING: Number of pilots rises, but China needs moreRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Asia News Network

    ... 2,533 had a private license, and 20,970 owned a commercial license. Most of them worked for airlines, flight schools, flying clubs or government agencies. Female pilots increased by 45.3 per cent to 449 by the end of last year, and 2,976 overseas ...


  2. Iowa State Engineers Developing Pavement Technologies to Clear Snow and Ice From RunwaysRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Newswise

    AMES, Iowa - Alireza Sassani turned a switch and sent 60 volts of electricity into a small block of concrete. A few minutes later the Iowa State University doctoral student took some measurements and found the block's surface temperature had risen from 64 degrees Fahrenheit to 189 degrees.


  3. Margaret June SimpsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Times Herald-Record

    ... active in Aviation organization as her Nursing associations, and even combined the two interests in the International Flying Nurses, Inc., serving as a member, Former President, Vice President, Publicity Chair. June also parlayed her expertise into ...


  4. High-Speed Internet Is Coming Next to Your Single-Engine CessnaRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    Honeywell International Inc. is teaming up with OneWeb Ltd., a satellite-based Internet startup, to offer small aircraft high-speed broadband that's currently only available to airliners and large business jets. Aircraft as small as a single-engine piston plane would be able to attach the smaller antenna required for OneWeb's system because the array of 648 satellites will hover only about 750 miles above Earth rather than 22,000 miles for geosynchronous ones, said Carl Esposito, the marketing and product management chief at Honeywell's aerospace unit.


  5. More Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    Stephen Luebbert said in a Texarkana Gazette story published Monday that the airport faces a potential $88,000 shortfall. Since the airport is owned by Texarkana, Arkansas, and Texarkana, Texas, each city would need to kick in money.


  6. Central Texas Aviation Day Fly In - Temple TexasRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | PRLog US Entertainment

    ... also take advantage of the TPL Airport Manager's special event discount on general aviation fuel. Classic Rock band "Flying Monkey" will be performing at the HeliGunner Hangar, and hamburgers and hot dogs will be served up from the Quality Air ...


  7. Texarkana airport says money woes endangers regional statusRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | 12NewsNow.Com

    Stephen Luebbert said in a Texarkana Gazette story published Monday that the airport faces a potential $88,000 shortfall. Since the airport is owned by Texarkana, Arkansas, and Texarkana, Texas, each city would need to kick in money.


  8. MH 370, One Year LaterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | AVweb

    About 20 years ago, I was flying on a cloudy Saturday morning southwest of Austin, Texas. I was monitoring Austin approach when I heard... The Air Traffic Control System Command Center in Warrenton, Virginia is responsible for the entire National Airspace System.


  9. Mar 02,Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2012 | The Coast News

    ... is welcome." Stark was a lieutenant colonel who flew helicopters, earning 49 Air Medals and three Distinguished Flying Crosses. He did two years in Vietnam as a scout in light observation helicopters. The group - which has been around between 15 and ...


  10. GEICO Skytypers Unveil 2015 Air Show ScheduleRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Freshnews

    ... and November. Five of those shows are hosted by U.S. military installations - a fitting partnership for the team flying vintage WWII-era planes. "Our SNJs trained the pilots of the Greatest Generation," said Steve Kapur, GEICO Skytypers pilot and ...


  11. Help air museum idea to take offRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | York Press

    HAVING written to your column before, regarding the old Reynard's Garage, I would like to support Cllr Dave Taylor and his views on the building's future. I am co-ordinator of the York Branch of the Light Aircraft Association, a nationwide group of enthusiastic pilots and vintage aircraft restorers.


  12. Schell seeks Republican nomination for councilRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Lewistown Sentinel

    Current Lewistown Borough Council member, Brian Schell is seeking the Republican nomination for a new term on Lewistown Borough Council. He is the former owner of Buckell Plastics, which has provided local jobs in this community.


  13. Heroic' Anchorage air traffic controller credited with mid-air rescueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Anchorage Daily News

    ... mechanical problems. Staring at his control screen, Corts saw the Comanche making erratic moves -- basically, flying in a circle -- and dropping toward the steep mountains just outside Gastineau Channel. Corts, a pilot himself, immediately radioed ...


  14. Dear Editor: There's Too Much Buzzing OverheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Groton Line

    I am a twenty year Ayer resident and property owner. My wife and I, along with our three young children, live in our home that we hand-built in 1996 upon my wife's working farm that has been in her family for six generations, since 1943.


  15. Okanagan College aviation diploma program given a liftRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Kelowna Capital News

    ... Vancouver to Kelowna to set up and run Western Star manufacturing plant. It was here he rekindled his interest in flying, soon getting his pilot's license and building his own plane. Clemens coordinated Air Search and Rescue in the region for 35 ...


  16. Borst, Richard R.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Northwest Herald

    ... his Harley, going to any type of museum, gardening, and tinkering with anything. However, his biggest passion was flying in his small airplane and taking pictures and videos from above, then delivering air photos to the home and business owners ...


  17. Students build a plane and maybe a flight pathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    ... "We'll build in subsections. Maybe we'll start with the tail, then the fuselage, then one wing." "It's great to use flying to get students into something that is a totally new experience for them," Fox, a pilot since 1998, says. Physics teacher ...


  18. Members have ice time at ProbusRead the original story

    Jan 3, 2015 | Forfar Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A member of the British Antarctic Survey for 14 years, he spent five winters and nine summers on the continent.


  19. Ailing national carrier Air India gets Rs 2500cr cash boosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Hindustan Times

    Ailing national carrier Air India will get Rs 2,500 crore in 2015-16 as part of the bailout package approved by the government for bringing the airline back on track. The state-owned airline had sought budgetary support of Rs 4,277 crore from the government for the next fiscal.


  20. 2019 Global Aerospace Foams Market Research- China is The Key Market...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | PRWeb

    Aerospace foams market value is projected to reach $7,970.18 million by 2019, signifying firm annualized growth of 7.73% between 2014 and 2019. New research report available at