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  1. Tragedy must redouble quest to make air travel ever saferRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Newsday

    ... terrorists out, while allowing intentionally locked-out crew members to get back in. The Federal Aviation Administration requires an electronic keypad in the cabin that can briefly unlock the door. But a person in the cockpit can override that ...

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  2. Presidential Memorandum Outlines Privacy Guidelines For Domestic Federal Use Of DronesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | JD Supra

    ... and public petitions for rulemaking. For example, the public has the right to request the Federal Aviation Administration to initiate notice and comment rulemaking for the purpose of adding a new regulation via the submission of public petitions. ...

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  3. Energy Companies' Interest in Drones Gains Momentum as FAA...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | JD Supra

    On March 24, 2015, NextEra Energy became the latest energy company granted a Section 333 Exemption by the Federal Aviation Administration. NextEra Energy, whose subsidiaries Florida Power & Light and NextEra Energy Resources have a combined generating capacity of more than 42,000 MW and more than 70,000 miles of power lines, will be permitted to use small Unmanned Aircraft Systems to perform visual inspections of energy infrastructure including transmission and distribution lines, power plants, and substations.

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    Thursday Mar 26 | WFIE-TV Evansville

    ... destroy the Airbus A320 as it flew Tuesday from Barcelona to Duesseldorf. In the U.S., the Federal Aviation Administration requires that pilots receive a physical exam from a flight surgeon annually or every six months depending upon the pilot's ...

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  5. Experts: Piloting has Inherent Stress FactorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Voice of America

    ... which is likened to an incessant driving test." Is testing the answer? Like the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration, the European Aviation Safety Agency does not require routine psychological tests. These tests can be taken if examiners find cause ...

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  6. Co-pilot appeared healthy, but may have hidden illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    ... German side of the probe, refused to comment on the anonymously sourced reports. The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration had issued Lubitz a third-class medical certificate. In order to obtain such a certificate, a pilot must be cleared of ...

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  7. HondaJet Nears Final Type CertificationRead 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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    Thursday Mar 26 | KION 46

    ... crop advisers to use this as a tool, but first he needs to get an exemption permit from the Federal Aviation Administration to fly commercially. "The F.A.A. rules are sort of up in the air at the moment," said Hogan. He added, it'll be at least two ...

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  9. 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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  10. Planned airport terminal becomes chicken-or-egg issueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Athens Banner-Herald

    ... along the route - and that was the original plan. However, increased costs associated with Federal Aviation Administration preferences for taxiway routing and other technical considerations would be prohibitive, according to a February letter from ...

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  11. Prosecutors: Evidence Germanwings co-pilot hid illnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... all medical tests but also his flight training, all flying tests and checks." The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration had issued Lubitz a third-class medical certificate. In order to obtain such a certificate, a pilot must be cleared of ...

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  12. Safety experts: Air crash in Alps raises need for 3rd pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... their rules to impose the same requirement. Dan Elliott, an aviation consultant and former Federal Aviation Administration official, was skeptical of any new requirement for a third pilot, noting that the global airline industry is struggling to ...

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  13. Mental health vetting of pilots ineffective, US experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    ... destroy the Airbus A320 as it flew Tuesday from Barcelona to Duesseldorf. In the U.S., the Federal Aviation Administration requires that pilots receive a physical exam from a flight surgeon annually or every six months depending upon the pilot's ...

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  14. Massive bomber airspace expansion a win for SD, but could cost other statesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2012 | Stars and Stripes

    An enormous bomber training area over the northern Plains approved this week is likely an economic win for South Dakota, but the benefits could come with a cost for neighboring states. Advocates of the plan to expand the Powder River Training Complex over the Dakotas, Montana and Wyoming gathered Friday in Rapid City to celebrate its final approval by the Federal Aviation Administration.

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  15. Mental health screening of airline pilots is cursory and ineffective, US experts sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Daily Journal

    ... destroy the Airbus A320 as it flew Tuesday from Barcelona to Duesseldorf. In the U.S., the Federal Aviation Administration requires that pilots receive a physical exam from a flight surgeon annually or every six months depending upon the pilot's ...

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  16. Aviation Expert: How Well Is US Cockpit Policy Enforced?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | News Max

    While many have touted U.S. policy, which prevents commercial pilots from being left alone in the cockpit, aviation expert Todd Curtis said that he does have concerns about how well the policy is enforced in the United States. "In the U.S., the very clear rule is if there is a pilot out of the cockpit, the other pilot [or flight attendant] would stay in and don an oxygen mask," Curtis, president of AirSafe.com told J.D. Hayworth on "America's Forum" on Newsmax TV Friday.

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  17. In Germanwings aftermath, Europe eyes risk from those inside the cockpitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... communications of the European Aviation Safety Agency, the European-wide equivalent of the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) , says that their regulations mandate that two pilots must always be in the cockpit, but one can be left alone only if ...

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  18. Germanwings crash: Co-pilot may have hidden illness, prosecutors sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Contra Costa Times

    ... all medical tests but also his flight training, all flying tests and checks." The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration had issued Lubitz a third-class medical certificate. In order to obtain such a certificate, a pilot must be cleared of ...

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  19. One Dead in Small Plane Crash at Hidden LakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | KFBB

    UPDATE: The National Transportation Safety Board will be leading an investigation with the Federal Aviation Agency regarding the small plane crash that happened around 1 p.m. Thursday. The NTSB said on Friday March 27th, they will be documenting the scene and collecting information.

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  20. Co-pilot may have hidden illness, German prosecutors sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Erie Times News

    ... all medical tests but also his flight training, all flying tests and checks." The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration had issued Lubitz a third-class medical certificate. In order to obtain such a certificate, a pilot must be cleared of ...

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