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  1. Intercepted Australian pilots leave IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Jakarta: Two Australian light-aircraft pilots forced to land by fighter jets because they were violating Indonesian air space have been allowed to fly on to their destination in the Philippines. Richard Wayne Maclean and Graeme Paul Jacklin flew out of Manado airport at about 10.15am local time after receiving the necessary documentation and permission to fly.

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  2. County Manager answers questions about Aspen airport's futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | The Aspen Times

    Pitkin County manager Jon Peacock and Aspen resident Jeanette Darnauer discuss a point at one of the coffee chats at the Aspen/Pitkin County Airport. Jon Peacock has been the Pitkin County manager for 31/2 years and is now facing one of the biggest projects and hires of his career with the airport redesign and hiring of a new airport director.

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  3. AnnouncementsRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | GwdToday.com

    Club is actively seeking citizens of Greenwood and surrounding counties interested in joining a flying club to be based at the Greenwood County Airport . A flying club is an organization consisting of 10 or more individuals and/or businesses to collectively own and operate a general aviation aircraft.

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  4. Adventure-sport fest at Arunachal valleyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Telegraph

    Jorhat, Oct. 24: Mechuka in West Siang district of Arunachal Pradesh will be abuzz with activities from November 7 as the three-day 2nd Adventure Sports Festival begins in this picturesque valley, nearly 30km from the McMahon Line that separates India from China. Moyir Riba, the event manager of the festival, told The Telegraph over phone today, that 30 tents have been booked and enquiries were coming in from adventure lovers regarding bookings for the event.

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  5. Aircraft arriving for Bonham Festival of Flight tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | North Texas e-News

    On Saturday, October 25, Festival of Flight will offer free admission to an exciting six hours of precision aviation drills, thrilling aerobatics, and demonstrations by several historical aircraft. Spectators can expect to see several AT-6 Texans, a T-28, an AT-17 , Stearman aircraft, four Pitts, an Extra 300, a Giles 202, One Design, and possibly a PT-19.

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  6. Trenton Flyers Candy Drop, Saturday Oct. 25Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Edgefield Advertiser

    ... in Trenton. Their mission is to promote, without profit, interest in general aviation and sharing their love of flying with others. The Flyers provide information about the pleasure of flight, opportunities for business and careers in aviation for ...

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  7. Video Production With UAVs: A Conversation With Tom HallmanRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | TV Technology

    ... private pilot with a current third-class medical certificate, and have a certain minimum amount of flight experience flying UAVs. Additionally, the PIC must have experience and recent piloting time with the particular model of UAV being used for the ...

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  8. Government officials attempt to influence aircraft regulationsRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly

    Palo Alto and other government officials have so far been fighting an uphill battle to decrease airplane noise over their cities. For nearly 20 years, Palo Alto officials have been trying to join the San Francisco International Airport Community Roundtable, a group that represents 19 cities within San Mateo County; San Francisco and San Mateo counties; the San Francisco Airport Commission; and The Association of Governments of San Mateo County Airport Land Use Committee.

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  9. Civil Aviation, Airforce oppose Takoradi Shopping Mall projectRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    The ever-prying investigative machinery of Public Agenda has stumbled upon a study report by the Ghana Civil Aviation Authority which recommended that the proposed construction of a shopping mall around the threshold of the Takoradi Aerodrome Runway will violate the "International Civil Authority Organisation technical regulations on obstruction around aerodromes." The GCAA provides copious reasons why the proposed mall, to be known as Jubilee Mall, should not be sited at the area in question.

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  10. Local pilot Bob Hume banks his Twin Bonanza to approach for landing at Fallbrook Airpark.Read the original story

    Yesterday | The Village News

    ... lottery of passengers who will fly with certainty. That lottery procedure also means that those who will not be flying can wait elsewhere. In the event that not all desired passengers can be accommodated, FCAP may make arrangements for flights at a ...

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  11. NBAA's 2014 Convention Wraps Up as a Highly Successful ShowRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    The National Business Aviation Association's 2014 Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition concluded today in Orlando, FL, and the event organizers report that, by all indications, the show was a success for attendees and exhibitors alike. "This year's show was an enormous success, filled with announcements and product introductions," said NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen.

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  12. Honeywell Adds New Technology Features To The CockpitRead the original story

    Thursday | Aero-News Network

    With landing and taxiing being some of the most difficult situations for pilots, Honeywell Aerospace is working on new features to its Primus Epic integrated flight deck product line that will keep pilots better informed and safer in the air and on the ground. "You might think that once a pilot lands a plane after an eight-hour trip the workload decreases and the job gets easier, but that's not always true," said Sandy Wyatt, test pilot with Honeywell Aerospace Flight Test Operations.

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  13. Sierra Nevada Corporation Debuts Sierra CompletionsRead the original story

    Thursday | Aero-News Network

    Sierra Nevada Corporation debuted a new subsidiary ... Sierra Completions ... at NBAA2014. Sierra Completions met with Tier 1 companies in the aviation industry to advance negotiations with its strategic partners and key customers.

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  14. FAA Proposes Civil Penalties Against Five CompaniesRead the original story

    Thursday | Aero-News Network

    The FAA is proposing civil penalties ranging from $54,000 to $66,000 against five companies for allegedly violating Hazardous Materials regulations. In each case, the FAA alleges the shipments were not accompanied by shipping papers to indicate the hazardous nature of their contents and were not marked, labeled or packed in accordance with the Hazardous Materials Regulations.

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  15. Board Elections Take Place At NBAA Annual MeetingRead the original story

    Thursday | Aero-News Network

    ... license with SEL&S and MEL ratings and is type rated in CE-560, IA-1125, G-100 and CL604 aircraft. In 25 years of flying, Duncan has accumulated 7,000 hours, more than half of which are in turbojets. Duncan joined the board in 2005 and currently ...

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  16. Community CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SavannahNow

    ... more about their heritage and history through direct participation. The Wings Of Freedom Tour travels the nation a flying tribute to the flight crews who flew them, the ground crews who maintained them, the workers who built them, the soldiers, ...

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  17. Air Traffic Control Newsletter #117Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reason Foundation

    ... U.S. airlines that are concerned over this; so is IATA, representing airlines worldwide, since any non-US airliner flying in U.S. airspace would also have to meet these costly new requirements. I wish I didn't have to sound like a broken record, but ...

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  18. Culminating Race Of Red Bull Season This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | AVweb

    Pilots may presume that we now have access to accurate terrain maps nationwide, but in some remote areas, maps may be based on incomplete... As the fall colors peak nationwide and Halloween approaches, the fly-ins continue at full throttle. Our weekly review of SocialFlight... We're seeing more capable navigation apps for Android tablets, including the new AvNav EFB app.

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  19. Three Die in Apparent Mid-Air at Frederick AirportRead the original story

    Thursday | AVweb

    Pilots may presume that we now have access to accurate terrain maps nationwide, but in some remote areas, maps may be based on incomplete... As the fall colors peak nationwide and Halloween approaches, the fly-ins continue at full throttle. Our weekly review of SocialFlight... We're seeing more capable navigation apps for Android tablets, including the new AvNav EFB app.

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  20. Taking flight in P.E.I.Read the original story

    Thursday | The Guardian

    When flight instructor Tatiana Kachira flew into Charlottetown this past summer, she received a warm welcome from members of the P.E.I. Flying Association. Ever since the local flight school closed several years ago, it has been next to impossible for Prince Edward Islanders with a passion for the wide-open sky to get their pilot's license.

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