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5 hrs ago | Daily Texan

UT System pilot has best office on and off campus

Rick Khalar is the chief pilot of the UT System's Beechcraft King Air 350, a nine-passenger airplane with swiveling chairs, tinted windows and a toilet disguised as a seat.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 172

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Lansing State Journal

Ionia's School of Missionary Aviation Technology trains pilots to spread gospel

On a cold but cloudless Wednesday morning, student pilots at the Ionia Airport were hard at work, throttling up their Cessna practice planes for takeoff, rising smoothly or not-so-smoothly into the air.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 172, Grand Rapids, MI, Cornerstone University

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Jalopnik

The Ten Best Civilian-to-Military Conversions

Sometimes, the military has to work with what's available at that very moment. Here are ten fantastic civilian vehicles that were turned into war machines.

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Related Topix: Cunard Line, Cruise Lines, US Military, US Army, Aircraft, Cessna Bird Dog, Military Aircraft, US Navy, Autos

Thu Apr 17, 2014

HeraldNet

Hangars misused: Paine Field warns tenants about storing non-aeronautical items

Chad Hankins works on his self-built RV-7 inside his hangar at Paine Field in Everett on Friday morning.

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Related Topix: Everett, WA, Flying, Life, Hobbies, Civil Aircraft, Cessna 150, Aircraft, Snohomish County, WA, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Wed Apr 16, 2014

AVweb

Podcast: GAMA's Greg Bowles on Changes to Part 23/CS-23

B is now installed nationwide, the FAA said on Monday, although services won't be available at all air traffic facilities until 2019.... Years ago, working in the Delta radio shop, I had a VHF receiver tuned to an ATL tower frequency.

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Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 152

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Patch.com

Plane Forced to Make Emergency Landing in Field

The pilot of a single-engine plane performed an emergency landing in a field near Livermore after the plane lost engine power this evening, a spokesman with the Federal Aviation Administration said.

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Related Topix: US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 152

Mon Apr 14, 2014

AVweb

152 The Trainer Of The Future?

B is now installed nationwide, the FAA said on Monday, although services won't be available at all air traffic facilities until 2019.... Years ago, working in the Delta radio shop, I had a VHF receiver tuned to an ATL tower frequency.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 152, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

Business Journal

Cessna receives certificate to deliver Citation XLS+ in China

Cessna, a part of the Wichita-based Textron Aviation segment of Textron Inc., said Monday that it has been granted certification by the Civil Aviation Administration of China for the aircraft.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna Citation XLS, Textron, Aerospace-Defense, Wichita, KS, Cessna Aircraft

Inhabitat

Breathtaking Aerial Photography by Klaus Leidorf Transforms Landscape into Abstract Art

Up close, the world around us is rich with visual differences, but zoom out and you'll start to see startlingly beautiful patterns in the landscape.

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Related Topix: Photography, Arts, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 172

East Anglian Daily Times

Newmarket: Teenager Haydn Jakes achieves life-time ambition of flying solo

Haydn Jakes, 17, who is an apprentice with Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group, achieved his life-time ambition last week.

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Related Topix: Flying, Life, Hobbies, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 172

Sun Apr 13, 2014

Daily Mail

'Aerial archaeology': A look at Germany's cities, farms and...

'Aerial archaeology': A look at Germany's cities, farms and industrial sites from the sky as photographer snaps away from the window of his small airplane Perched at the window of his Cessna 172, photographer Klaus Leidorf crisscrosses the skies above Germany while capturing images of farms, cities, industrial sites, and whatever else he discovers ... (more)

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 172

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Cambridge Evening News

Apprentice Hayden Jakes, from Newmarket, takes to the skies for his first solo flight

He said: "It was absolutely amazing to be flying without somebody sitting beside me, although the penny didn't actually drop until I nearly came into land that I was all by myself.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 172, Flying, Life, Hobbies

Jalopnik

In Defense of the Econobox

The poor econobox doesn't get much respect around here. They're poorly conceived appliances that are ruining cars with their complete lack of anything resembling handling or road manners .

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Related Topix: Coupe, Wagon, Toyota Corolla, Toyota, Sedan, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 172, US News, Federal Aviation Administration, Autos

Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Miami Herald

The plane truth: Florida Gov. Rick Scott travels in wealth, stealth

The first campaign promise Gov. Rick Scott kept allows him to travel with the privacy and luxury of a CEO while living in the fishbowl of public office.

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Related Topix: Florida, Rick Scott, US Governors, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna Citation Excel, US News

Sentinel

Airport hires flight instructor

Bringing in a flight instructor was one of the top priorities for Fairmont Municipal Airport, and it has been accomplished through Al Thoreson.

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Related Topix: Flying, Life, Hobbies, Minnesota, Civil Aircraft, Cessna 150, Aircraft

Thu Apr 10, 2014

Bloomberg

Ferrari-Jaded Driver Tries $364,000 Skyhawk That Truly Flies

Keeping my eye out for intersecting traffic, I ease the wheel left and make a nice clean turn.

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Related Topix: Ferrari F12 Berlinetta, Coupe, Ferrari, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 172, Wichita, KS

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Freshnews

Textron AirLand's Scorpion ISR/Strike Aircraft Reaches 50 Test...

Textron AirLand, LLC, a joint venture between Textron Inc. and AirLand Enterprises, LLC, today announced that the Scorpion has completed 50 hours of flight time since the start of flight testing in December 2013.

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Related Topix: Textron, Aerospace-Defense, Transportation, Textron Financial, Airlines, Financial Services, AirTran Holdings, Cessna Aircraft, Civil Aircraft, Cessna 150, Aircraft, Cessna Citation X

Tue Apr 08, 2014

Aero-News Network

Canopy Witnessed Opening On SportPlane During Takeoff From Ocala, FL

The owner of a Tango 2 kitplane in Ocala, FL said that the canopy of the airplane came open during takeoff, forcing her into an emergency landing.

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Related Topix: Ocala, FL, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 172

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Laughing Squid

Aerial Photography by Klaus Leidorf That Captures Germany's Beauty From Above

Since 1989, German photographer Klaus Leidorf has been taking aerial shots of his homeland through the window of a Cessna 172 Skyhawk single-engine aircraft.

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Related Topix: Arts, Photography, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 172

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Aero-News Network

Embraer Delivers 1st E-Jet To Skywest

Earlier this week in a ceremony held at the Company's headquarters, in Sao Jose dos Campos, Embraer delivered the first E175 to SkyWest Inc. The aircraft is part of the firm order signed by the airline last year, for 40 E175 aircraft.

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