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5 min ago | AVweb

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Our weekly review of aviation events on SocialFlight uncovered everything from a fly-in cookout, through a Big Toy Day to a PilotPalooza... During the early '70s, Pappy Wilkes, a former Piedmont Airlines DC-3 captain, was flying a pressurized Queen Air 88 along the east coast... At AirVenture 2014 in Oshkosh, Jeppesen announced revisions to its ... (more)

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Related Topix: Flying, Life, Hobbies, Oshkosh, WI, Civil Aircraft, Cessna 150, Aircraft, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

4 hrs ago | Daily Kos

Mathias Rust and his Flight to Moscow

In 1987, at the height of the Cold War, a West German teenager flew a single-engine Cessna into the Soviet Union and landed in Red Square--and helped to change the world.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 172, World News, Iceland, Boat Disaster, Finland, US News, Liberal Political News

14 hrs ago | Daily Monitor

Student crash lands plane in Soroti Flying School

A Cessna plane belonging to Soroti Flying School that was being flown by a practicing pilot student has crash landed at the a academy's runway a week after the pilot students resumed operations.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Alabama Live

Alabama Aviation Center eyeing expansion, coveted hangar space at Mobile Aeroplex

Steve Boykin, left, supervisor of agriculture and technical education for the Mobile County school system, is shown with Kyle Cook, director of Gulf Coast operations at the Alabama Aviation Center.

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Related Topix: Mobile, AL, Alabama, Mobile County, AL, Civil Aircraft, Cessna 150, Aircraft, Baldwin County, AL

News9 Oklahoma City

Plane Lands In Street Near Tulsa International Airport

Authorities say two 18-year-olds from Jenks, one who says he is a certified pilot, took off in a Cessna 172 from Riverside Airport.

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Related Topix: Jenks, OK, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 172, Owasso, OK

New York Daily News

Bronx-born pilot missing in Africa

Bill Fitzpatrick has been missing since June 22, according to relatives. His family is asking the U.S. government to step up efforts to find the nature-loving aviator.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 172, Nigeria, World News, Ridgefield, CT

Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

Pitt Meadows Air Cadet flies high with scholarship

Ian Park was looking for "something fun and challenging" to occupy his summer this year.

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The Motley Fool

Police Militarization: How It's Happening, and Who Could Be Profiting

The recent civil unrest in Ferguson, Missouri has pushed police militarization into the national conversation.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Times

Maple Ridge & Pitt Meadows Faces & Places - Aug. 19, 2014

Maple Ridge Museums's 40th anniversary bash attracted a lot of familiar faces on the heritage scene, including recently retired historical society volunteer Beryl Cunningham.

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The Motley Fool

The Most Popular Business Jets -- This Is How the Elite Like to Fly

At first glance, it might seem like business jets are nothing more than a luxury perk for high-profile executives.

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Related Topix: Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Gulfstream 150, Gulfstream Aircraft, Cessna 150, Aerospace-Defense, Cessna Aircraft, Gulfstream G650, Gulfstream 450, Gulfstream G450

Sun Aug 17, 2014

Erie Times News

Program aims to encourage young pilots

But the 10-year-old airplane enthusiast was eager to check out the fourth annual fly-in at Mid-State Regional Airport, sponsored by Crosswinds.

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AVweb

Drones At Rocky Mountain Air Show

For the second time in less than three weeks, a small plane made a forced landing on a Sarasota County, Florida beach.

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Motor Trend

Factory Five Racing Cobra Heads to Pebble Beach on Epic Drives

With the simple recipe of a large engine and lightweight car, the Shelby Cobra instantly became one of the most iconic cars in history.

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Related Topix: Tacoma, WA, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna 172, Autos

Thu Aug 14, 2014

AVweb

Beach Landings: One More Time

For the second time in less than three weeks, a small plane made a forced landing on a Sarasota County, Florida beach.

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News12.com

Family of pilot Bill Fitzpatrick fears foul play after disappearance in Africa

A former Bronx man has been missing for almost two months after he took off on a plane from Nigeria heading toward Cameroon, and his family fears foul play.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Flying

Aftermath: Remember 19?

When you rent a car, you do not receive instructions for operating it, nor are you expected to study the 300-page owner's manual before turning the key.

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Fly Away Simulation

Alabeo Diamond DA40 for FSX Review

The DA40 Star is a light, single-engine, low-wing, composite aircraft designed and manufactured by Diamond Aircraft of Austria.

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Sun Aug 10, 2014

AVweb

Guest Blog: EAA on Hangar Policy

We just looked at SocialFlight and confirmed that AirVenture exhaustion is a myth-it's still summer, so everything aviation is still... Several years ago, a large jet flown by a famous British airline was approaching New York for a landing at JFK.

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Your Leek Paper

Councillor David Shaw is set to hit new heights with fund-raising

A COMMUNITY leader will be hitting new heights as he bids to help raise 20,000 for a Leek special school.

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Related Topix: World News, Staffordshire County, England, United Kingdom, Life, Flying, Hobbies, Civil Aircraft, Cessna 152, Aircraft

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

UniKL-MIAT's Subang Campus Goes Live

READY ... Finalists of the World Skills Malaysia competition held at UniKL-MIAT in Dengkil in June show they are ready for the industry Pic: Muhammad Zaini By Salbiah Said This is the last of a three-part article on UniKL-MIAT's Subang Campus, which is set to train students in live aircraft maintenance.

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