CBS 3 Springfield
Plane flips after landing short of Huntsville runway
It happened around 8:30 p.m. A Huntsville International Airport spokesperson said a small plane, identified by the FAA as a Cessna 172, took off from Enterprise Municipal Airport, lost power, landed short of the west runway and flipped over in the grass.
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Mon Apr 21, 2014
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.
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.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
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.
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.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
'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)
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.
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 .
Thu Apr 10, 2014
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.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
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.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
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.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
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.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
Thinking outside the black box
Richard Hayden of Sudbury serves on the board of Flyht Aerospace Solutions Ltd., which offers a live-stream aircraft tracking system.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Mazda recalling cars due to potential spider web damage
Mazda announced on Friday that it is recalling more than 40,000 Mazda 6 cars in the United States, because spiders can weave a web in a vent hose and cause the fuel tank to crack.
My daughter's first general aviation flight: - It was awesome!'
Aviation reporter Daniel McCoy's daughter, Ariah, peeks out the window of a Cessna 170 during her EAA Young Eagles flight.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
The Bennington Banner
Reporter, photographer sample flying lessons at Bennington airport
Looking at the tiny plane, it was hard to imagine it in the air, let alone that it would soon be taking myself and photographer Holly Pelczynski into the skies above Bennington.
Older 172s Finding New Life Through A Diesel Upgrade
A diesel upgrade for older model Cessna 172s is now available through Fort Lauderdale, FL-based Premier Aircraft Sales, which includes a Centurion 2.0 diesel engine and Garmin 500 glass.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Cessna to sell 57 Skyhawks to Embry-Riddle for flight training
Cessna Aircraft Co. on Tuesday announced it has signed a purchase agreement with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University for the purchase of 57 Cessna Skyhawks.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Sentinel & Enterprise
Flight data recording that thinks out of the black box
Richard Hayden watched with the rest of the country in horror as the Twin Towers fell on Sept.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
The Paramus Post
Paramus Sunrise Rotary Club Goes Flying
Instead of their regular meeting at Doctors Express, the Paramus Sunrise Rotary Club went flying at Bergen Community College.