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  1. In the newsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NWAonline

    ... to run for a third term in this summer's elections. Ernest Abbott, an inspector for the Federal Aviation Administration, faces unlawful entry and firearms charges after he used an employee access card to illegally bypass airport security at ...


  2. Flight school to be based at UCRARead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Herald-Citizen

    The Upper Cumberland Regional Airport Board at its regular monthly meeting recently accepted a proposal from the Highland Aero company to offer an aircraft rental and flight school on the airport premises. And that business is expected to begin offering its services for aircraft rental and a flight school with a roster of contracted instructors on May 1. The managing members of Highland Aero, Tom Evans and Cliff Davidson, were in attendance at the recent meeting to answer questions and discuss their proposal, and in a letter dated April 10 to outgoing manager Jim Kmet, they outlined the specifics of their proposal.


  3. Tax relief could bring more jobs, boost non-commercial aviation at Stewart AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Times Herald-Record

    ... and mechanics really are career paths,'' said Giardino. Mechanics, for example, have to be Federal Aviation Administration-certified before they can touch a plane, and then they earn between $58,000 and $95,000 a year. "Stewart has 5,000 full- and ...


  4. Dad who monitors daughter with a drone takes 'helicopter parenting' to new heightsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Canadian Content

    Since the dawn of the "drone age," unmanned flying robots have been helping humans with everything from farm work to police work to the work of grabbing a beer on a hot day. Not until this week, however, did evidence surface of a drone being used to help out with childcare.


  5. Pasadena start-up wants to popularize the aerial selfieRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Whittier Daily News

    ... consumer drone industry, which analysts expect to explode in the next 10 years as the Federal Aviation Administration adopts rules for commercial use. Their drone comes with a built-in, 1080p high definition camera secured in a weather-resistant and ...


  6. New study to assess airport needs through 2036Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Erie Times News

    ... mandated update will identify and prioritize airport needs over the next 20 years. "The Federal Aviation Administration for the first time is permitting airports to look at things like this so that they can become more financially diverse and have ...


  7. Amazon Seeks Chance to Show U.S. Drones Can Safely Deliver CargoRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... select a route to customers' doors and avoid hazards, Amazon said in a request Friday to the Federal Aviation Administration seeking leniency on pending drone regulations . One Amazon employee would operate many drones simultaneously, according to ...


  8. ANN's Daily Aero-Term (04.26.15): Minimum DragRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | 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.


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

    18 hrs ago | 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.


  10. Aero-News: Quote Of The DayRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Aero-News Network

    ANN's Quote of the Day usually derives from current news, though we reserve the right to pick quotes out of history that have a bearing on the day's events and issues. Sometimes, you'll find them timely and in keeping with the content of the day's news... and sometimes, they'll just be thought-provoking.


  11. Jet Aviation Singapore Receives FAA Approval For Gulfstream G650Read the original story

    18 hrs ago | Aero-News Network

    Jet Aviation Singapore recently received approval from the FAA to provide line and base maintenance to Gulfstream G650 aircraft. The company also added repair station approval for Thailand DCA.


  12. Mobile, AL Selected For C212 Aircraft Series Worldwide Support CenterRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | Aero-News Network

    Airbus Defense and Space has selected Airbus DS Military Aircraft in Mobile, AL as the new worldwide support center for the C212 aircraft series, which includes the 100, 200, 300 and 400 variants. Celebrating its tenth anniversary in Mobile, Airbus DS Military Aircraft Inc. continues to increase its service and support capabilities in repair and overhaul of various Airbus aircraft and components.


  13. Video: Adventure Pilot's iFly 740 GPSRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 22 | AVweb

    WingX Pro7, the popular EFB app for iPads and iPhones, will be available for Android in the coming weeks, Hilton Software LLC announced... The FAA has published a list of 736 NDB and VOR/DME instrument approaches it wants to shut down starting this year as it moves to... All three students taking part in Redbird Flight Simulations' One Week Ready To Solo campaign at Sun 'n Fun are slated to fly their... Textron Aviation will provide Cessna Skyhawk 172s to four universities this year and offer internships with a new program, Top Hawk. The... Can zero-time students really solo in a week? We're about to find out at Sun 'n Fun this week.


  14. NTSB recommends rigorous maintenance programs for firefighting aircraftRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2004 | Aviation Safety Network News

    The NTSB issued recommendation letters to the Department of Agriculture, the Department of Interior and to the FAA regarding maintenance programs for aircraft used in fire fighting operations. The recommendations are part of a package that includes probable causes for three air tanker accidents caused by in-flight wing separations resulting from fatigue fractures.


  15. What The U.S. Can Learn From Europe's Growing Commercial Drone IndustryRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | TechCrunch

    Drones are an auspicious future technology that can service a vast number of professional industries. Businesses around the world are discovering the great benefits that drones can provide.


  16. United B738 at New York on Apr 22nd 2015, leak from left engineRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | AVHerald

    A United Boeing 737-800, registration N24202 performing flight UA-1496 from New York La Guardia,NY to Chicago O'Hare,IL , was climbing out of La Guardia's runway 13 when the crew of another aircraft reported seeing fluid leaking from the left hand engine. UA-1496 stopped the climb at 5000 feet and returned to La Guardia for a safe landing on runway 22 about 12 minutes after departure.


  17. FAA inspector charged with dodging security; caught with gunRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    An inspector for the Federal Aviation Administration has been accused of illegally skirting airport security after he was caught with a gun. Ernest Abbott faces a misdemeanor charge of unlawfully entering Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport without going through security while flying from Atlanta to New York on Jan. 12. Prosecutors said he used an employee access card to bypass security in Atlanta.


  18. ICYMI: Friends of East Hampton Airport Files Lawsuit Against Town of East HamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The Friends of East Hampton Airport coalition filed a lawsuit on Tuesday against the Town of East Hampton to prevent the aviation bans passed last week by the Town Board. "Friends of East Hampton Airport remains steadfastly committed to preserving East Hampton Airport's vitality and accessibility to the public," Loren Riegelhaupt, spokesman for the group said.


  19. SkyWest passenger: 'I thought we were done'Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    ... you're not going to be able to breathe," Johnson recalled the flight attendant saying. The Federal Aviation Administration on Wednesday initially reported a pressurization problem with SkyWest Flight 5622, and said it would investigate. It later ...


  20. Vidalia Police Department buys 2 drones for police workRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Washington Times

    ... The drones have some limits. If it flies above 200 feet or enters airspace restricted by the Federal Aviation Administration, the drone model has a fail-safe feature that makes it return to its point of takeoff. The battery packs the VPD purchased ...