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  1. Press Digest -China - March 30Read the original story

    52 min ago | Reuters

    Chinese newspapers available in Beijing and Shanghai carried the following stories on Monday. Reuters has not checked the stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

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  2. A Different Point of View Shows Budding Pilots the Sky's the LimitRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Noozhawk

    More than a dozen Santa Barbara County youths descended on the Santa Barbara Airport on Saturday before ascending to the skies as part of a day-long introduction to the power of flying. Thirteen members of the Santa Barbara chapter of the EAA Young Eagles program met at the airport's visitor center early Saturday to get acquainted with A Different Point of View , a nonprofit organization whose mission is to engage, inspire and transform youth using flight lessons as a launching pad.

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  3. Lubitz Had Potentially Disqualifying Eye Problems: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | AVweb

    ORD TRACON was pretty busy last night, so we had to wait to check in for a couple of minutes. Just ahead of us, we heard TRACON issue an... Not long ago, an airline began to receive notices that crews flying the RNAV RWY 36 approach into Birmingham, Alabama were... A pilot can learn a great deal by stripping his or her flying down to its fundamental roots.

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  4. Fear of Flying, General Aviation EditionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Ask MetaFilter

    My awesome husband recently completed his private pilot license. This has been a lifelong dream for him, and he's excited about the speed and fun that flying will add to our family trips.

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  5. ESA's Next Generation Of Space Station ExperimentsRead the original story

    Saturday | Aero-News Network

    From how astronauts perceive time to whether parts of their brains shrink in space, the next round of experiments to be performed on the International Space Station has been chosen from more than 200 proposals. ESA received more applications than all other Space Station partners combined, showing a high level of European interest in space research.

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  6. NASA Announces Teams For 2015 Human Exploration Rover ChallengeRead the original story

    Saturday | Aero-News Network

    Nearly 100 high school and college teams from around the world will race against each other during NASA's Human Exploration Rover Challenge April 17-18 at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama. Participating teams are from 15 states and Puerto Rico, as well as international teams from Mexico, Germany, India and Russia.

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  7. ANN's Daily Aero-LinxRead the original story

    Saturday | Aero-News Network

    Scouring the information super airways can sometimes be a tough, if educational, task for the Aero-News staff... but it also allows us to check out some truly neat and exciting sites, so it's not that bad a gig. On any given day, we may check dozens of different sources for story ideas, and facts confirmation.

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  8. NASAO Announces U.S. Winners Of 2015 Aviation Art ContestRead the original story

    Saturday | Aero-News Network

    The National Association of State Aviation Officials is proud to announce the U.S. winners of the 2015 International Aviation Art Contest. The winning original artwork with this year's theme of "World Air Games" will be forwarded to Fdration Aronautique Internationale in Lausanne, Switzerland to be included in the International judging in April.

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  9. NIAR Adds New Lightning And HIRF Testing CapabilitiesRead the original story

    Saturday | Aero-News Network

    Wichita State University's National Institute for Aviation Research recently added lightning transient analysis, high intensity radio frequency and direct effects of lightning testing capability to the wide range of services offered by its Environmental Test and Electromagnetic Effects Labs. Last month, NIAR completed two full vehicle lightning transient tests.

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  10. ANN's Daily Aero-Term (03.29.15): CometRead the original story

    Saturday | Aero-News Network

    Aero-Terms are designed to be a daily reminder of the terms, names, acronyms and explanations of the unique language that populates the aviation world. Aerospace, sport aviation, fixed wing, helo, you name it... it's all fair game.

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  11. Bottom LineRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | KeysNews.com

    ... that otherwise would be too far away or too costly. Samaha, who flies a Cessna, is based in Key West. He has been flying Angel Flight Southeast trips since 2005. Key West Sunrise Rotary recently installed Brian and Julie Doe as its newest members. ...

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  12. Experts expect drone use to surgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Door Reminder

    ... pilots during daylight hours. The aircraft must stay below 500 feet in the air and fly less than 100 mph. People flying drones would need to be at least 17 years old, pass an aeronautics test and be vetted by the Transportation Security ...

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  13. Article Claiming FAA Praise For Germanwings Co-Pilot Is FakeRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Aero-News Network

    There has been an article racing across the Internet that the FAA had at one point praised Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz ... who flew his Airbus A320 into the ground in the French Alps. But further research indicates that the article is fake.

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  14. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    Delta State University's Department of Commercial Aviation recently received news of initial accreditation for its bachelors programs in Aviation Management and Flight Operations. The Board of Trustees of the Aviation Accreditation Board International granted approval at the International Winter meeting Feb. 23-27.

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  15. Elytron 2S tiltrotor demonstrator airframe completedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Gizmag

    When we laid eyes on the Elytron 2S tiltrotor plane prototype last year at the Experimental Aircraft Association's fly-in airshow in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, it was a half-built concept with only part of its Prandtl wing box installed. The company has now completed the airframe ahead of planned flight tests later this year.

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  16. Racing pilots present scholarship to future LeTourneau pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KLTV Tyler

    ... LeTourneau, but she can't just get her license and cruise. "They want you to have a certain amount of experience flying and in maintenance, and they would like you to be debt free before you go to the mission field," Rachel explained. "That's all?" ...

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  17. VisionAire Jets Flying Again With Jonathan Byrd's RacingRead the original story

    Friday Mar 27 | Paddock Talk

    ... the VisionAire Jets success story as they bring their jet to the marketplace, and I'm definitely looking forward to flying in a Vantage in the next few years.' David Byrd added: 'It's been great re-connecting with Jim Rice and his team at VisionAire ...

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  18. Ex-Pilot Sues JetBlue Over Midair MeltdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | AVweb

    ORD TRACON was pretty busy last night, so we had to wait to check in for a couple of minutes. Just ahead of us, we heard TRACON issue an... Not long ago, an airline began to receive notices that crews flying the RNAV RWY 36 approach into Birmingham, Alabama were... A pilot can learn a great deal by stripping his or her flying down to its fundamental roots.

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  19. Hangar 24 Airfest plans continue forward after manager diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Redlands Daily Facts

    REDLANDS >> Organizers of this year's Hangar 24 AirFest & 7th Anniversary Celebration are in the process of finding a new manager following the unexpected death of Chris Davis, who played a key role in organizing the event. Hangar 24 Charities - a non-profit formed by Hangar 24 Brewery - is moving forward on this year's AirFest, scheduled for May 16 at the Redlands Municipal Airport , which will have performances from pilots along with food and beer sales and a kids zone.

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  20. Colorado firm is apparent low bidder for Riverton Runway Reconstruction ProjectRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | County 10 News

    An Englewood, Colorado, construction company is the apparent low bidder at $11.6 million for the Riverton Regional Airport Reconstruction Project. Bemas Construction, Inc., provided the lowest bid among four other bidders on the project, which is expected to be awarded by the Riverton City Council on Tuesday, April 7th.

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