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  1. A.F.I.T. Accelerated Flight & Instrument Training Announces...Read the original story

    13 min ago | PRWeb

    A.F.I.T. Accelerated Flight & Instrument Training Announces Helicopter Add-On Training In Robinson R-22's At Van Nuys, California Beginning February 1st, 2015. AFIT, known and referred to as The Most Respected Name in Aviation and the nation's largest and most effective Accelerated Flight Training Organizations in the US, today announced Helicopter Add-On Training in Robinson R-22's at their Van Nuys, California facility beginning February 1st, 2015.

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  2. Industry Welcomes Sleep Apnea Rule ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | AVweb

    Back in the early 1960s, I was a USAF F-101B Voodoo interceptor pilot flying out of the San Francisco Bay area. Every couple of months,... Those dreaming of flying to Cuba in their own aircraft will have to wait for now.

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  3. Mr. President, Can I Get My DJI Back?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | AVweb

    Back in the early 1960s, I was a USAF F-101B Voodoo interceptor pilot flying out of the San Francisco Bay area. Every couple of months,... Those dreaming of flying to Cuba in their own aircraft will have to wait for now.

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  4. New Market Research Report: Garmin Ltd. - Strategy and SWOT ReportRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | PR-inside.com

    Garmin Ltd. - Strategy and SWOT Report, is a source of comprehensive company data and information. The report covers the company's structure, operation, SWOT analysis, product and service offerings and corporate actions, providing a 360deg view of the company.

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  5. Pilot's incredible mid-air escapeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Northern Territory News

    A pilot flying over Maui in Hawaii cruises to safety after releasing a giant parachute as his plane ran into trouble. Courtesy: US Coast Guard Rapid rescue ... A Coast Guard MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew hoists four passengers from the water off the coast of Oahu, Hawaii.

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  6. Stricken plane safely parachutes into sea off HawaiiRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    ... the Coast Guard said. Flight tracking website FlightAware.com indicated that the US-registered aircraft was flying a 2,420-mile route from Tracy airport outside San Francisco to Kahului, on Maui. Tracy is a frequently used departure point for small ...

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  7. Vortex Generator Kits Approved For Diamond TwinRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | AVweb

    Back in the early 1960s, I was a USAF F-101B Voodoo interceptor pilot flying out of the San Francisco Bay area. Every couple of months,... Those dreaming of flying to Cuba in their own aircraft will have to wait for now.

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  8. Massive Fuel Leaks in HawaiiRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | AVweb

    Back in the early 1960s, I was a USAF F-101B Voodoo interceptor pilot flying out of the San Francisco Bay area. Every couple of months,... Those dreaming of flying to Cuba in their own aircraft will have to wait for now.

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  9. Plane makes dramatic splash landing with built-in parachuteRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ... the Coast Guard said. Flight tracking website FlightAware.com indicated that the US-registered aircraft was flying a 3895km route from Tracy airport outside San Francisco to Kahului, on Maui. Tracy is a frequently used departure point for small ...

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  10. Building an airplane, one rivet at a timeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Methow Valley News Home Page

    ... fly over in a tiny ultralight. "I thought it was pretty cool, but looked way too dangerous," he said. He started flying around age 14 with Ed Matthews out of Chelan. "Ed was kind of a fly-by-the-seat-of-his-pants kind of guy. I did the book work on ...

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  11. NBAA Concerns Reflected In FAA's New Sleep Apnea PolicyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | PressReleasePoint

    ... has assured the aviation community that further details will be forthcoming to explain how pilots can retain their flying status while addressing an OSA diagnosis. In the meantime, NBAA's website has information on the situation, and the ...

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  12. Watch The Rescue Of A Pilot Who Ditched At Sea Using A Plane ParachuteRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Jalopnik

    What happens next is both intense and incredible, as the pilot goes from a long fall, to narrowly escaping their sinking The whole affair was coordinated via the amazing rescuers from USCG Air Station Barbers Point frp what is probably one of their , which is where this FLIR imagery would have come from. Because of the long distances involved with rescues from stricken aircraft and ships on their way to and from Hawaii, which can occur well outside the Coast Guard's MH-65C Dolphin or HH-60H Jayhawk's operating radius, quick coordination with nearby vessels is key.

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  13. Oliver's Travels offers 'cloud bursting' service to banish rain for weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Soaking up the sun in Benidorm, the sixty-somethings who've fled bitter Britain for the kinder climate of Spain: Photographer's candid portraits of ex-pat life by the sea Sex toys, A 2,000 Champagne baths and helicopter tours: The hotels offering the ultimate Fifty Shades of Grey experience... just in time for the film release North Yorkshire set for tourism boom after star dubbed the 'new king of Asian pop' ties the knot in traditional ceremony at 1,000-year-old Selby Abbey That's one way to attract visitors! Taiwan to open 'sex-themed park' complete with erotic sculptures... and a hotel next door for inspired couples Rail passengers face MORE travel misery as 300,000 litres of water flood Thameslink tunnels and signal failure causes disruption for South West trains Just checking in! Bewildered fox covered in blue paint surprises Travelodge guests in hotel lobby before being lured ... (more)

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  14. OAG Increases Stake In Flight Status MarketRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Aero-News Network

    OAG, a provided of flight schedules and related analytics, says it has strengthened its position at the forefront of the expanding market for real-time flight status information with the acquisition of leading Boston-based real-time flight information solutions provider FlightView Inc. FlightView's products help aviation and travel professionals achieve superior customer service, operational efficiencies, and have attracted strong brand loyalty with easy to use real-time information. FlightView brings more than 600 B2B customers from the travel, technology and general aviation sectors.

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  15. Something I never thought I'd get to say: What it's like to fly in a WWII bomberRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Business Journal

    I got an email from one of the editors at OBJ this week: "The Experimental Aircraft Association has brought a refurbished WWII-era B-17 bomber to Orlando Executive Airport and is offering media rides. Do you want to go?" Jan. 22 was an opportunity for local media groups to experience the plane before ground tours and flights open to the public for the weekend.

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  16. Schoolboy climbs all 214 fells in the Lake DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Shields Gazette

    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. IT MAY have been an uphill task to start with, but a dedicated South Tyneside teenager has followed in his family's footsteps after completing a mammoth walking challenge.

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  17. Airborne 01.23.15: Google/SpaceX Bucks, Pet Aero-Rescue, Return of the P-3?Read the original story

    Sunday | Aero-News Network

    As SpaceX's Elon Musk pushes ahead on his development of rocket and delivery systems to supply the International Space Station, he is also looking at finding a way to provide high-speed Internet communications for the entire world. If that sounds like an ambitious plan it isand it's reported that Google and Fidelity seem to agree to the tune of $1 billion.

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  18. Anti-noise groups must join forcesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Daily Herald

    ... would eliminate much of the residential overfly disturbances. Noise and air pollution are often the result of planes flying too low, especially after takeoff. I recommend steeper ascents and descents, turning at higher altitudes. Serious negotiators ...

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  19. Aviation FBO Sales ProRead the original story

    Sunday | Monster.com

    Thank you for your interest in the Aviation FBO Sales Pro. To begin the application process, please enter your information below.

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  20. Drone Makers Struggle to Get New Rules off the GroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Re/code

    ... and killing the rhinos for their horns. They were interested in putting standard and infrared cameras on a UAV and flying it around the perimeter of the conservancy. At night, for example, a ranger can see on infrared someone trying to enter the ...

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