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2014 National GA Award Winners Announced
March 13, 2014 - The General Aviation Awards program and the Federal Aviation Administration announced the four recipients of the 2014 National General Aviation Awards on March 12, recognizing top aviation professionals in the nation for their contributions to general aviation.
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Judge overrules FAA ban on florist's deliveries by drone
A federal judge has ruled the Federal Aviation Administration has no jurisdiction over small drone aircraft, allowing a Walled Lake flower delivery company to continue testing its flower delivery by using drones.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Lower Township Gazette
House subcommittee hears testimony on FAA center's readiness for NextGen
Aviation officials and representatives from the private industry gave testimony to the U.S. House of Representatives Subcommittee on Aviation during a field hearing on Tuesday, March 11 at the Federal Aviation Administration's William J. Hughes Technical Center.
How Long Can You Survive in the Sea?
The search continues for the 239 passengers and crew of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370, which disappeared somewhere off the coast of Southeast Asia on Saturday .
The Federal Aviation Administration Appeals Most Recent Drone Ruling
The Federal Aviation Administration has appealed this month's ruling by an administrative law judge striking down a fine against paid photographer who had strapped cameras to a model airplane and photographed the University of Virginia.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Ultralight aircraft crash kills 2 people on Kauai
Two people died Tuesday after a motorized, seated hang glider crashed in a valley below Kokee on Kauai, county and federal authorities said.
The search continues for the missing plane.
New York: It emerged yesterday that the Federal Aviation Administration in Washington drew up an airworthiness directive relating to Boeing 777s in November.
FAA Proposes $90,000 Fine Against Red Eagle Aviation
The Federal Aviation Administration is proposing a civil penalty of $90,000 against Red Eagle Aviation after the Kalispell company allegedly failed to properly operate a helicopter at the Kalispell City Airport.
Concord airport tower could face chopping block again
After sparing its tower from sequester cuts, the Concord airport is now fighting to save it again.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Frozen NH lake runway closed after 2nd accident
A runway on frozen Lake Winnipesaukee for small planes has been closed for now after the second plane in two days skidded while landing and crashed into a snowbank.
The Wild West of UASs in the United States
Last week just as many in the United States were getting used to commercial use of unmanned aerial systems in spite of a Federal Aviation Administration ban, a judge decided that the FAA does not in fact have such laws on the books.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Flowers by drone? Commerce Township company to resume testing delivery method
The local flower delivery company that tried delivering flowers using a drone until the Federal Aviation Administration made it stop is planning to resume such deliveries in a few weeks, thanks to a federal judge's ruling that commercial drones are legal.
Drone Beer Delivery Upgraded To Maybe
The Federal Aviation Administration's only fine against a commercial drone user was dismissed this week, a move that undermines the agency's ability to keep civilian drones from the sky March 07--The Federal Aviation Administration's only fine against a commercial drone user was dismissed this week, a move that undermines the agency's ability to ... (more)
Insurance Journal West
Judge's Refusal to Fine Drone Operator Seen Spur to More Commercial Flying
A judge overturned a U.S. regulator's first fine against a drone operator, a ruling that may lead to more commercial unmanned-aircraft flights in the U.S. before rules are written to govern their use.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Plane guided into landing after equipment failure
A North Texas flying instructor and his student had to get some help landing their plane after one of their instruments malfunctioned.
FAA Appeals NTSB's Ruling On Commercial Drone Use
Its safe to say that drones are here to stay, already extensively being used by the military, it is expected that commercial drones will play a major role in the not so distant future.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Primed for takeoff? Judge's ruling may pave way for drones
A judge's decision to overturn the first fine against a drone operator may lead to more commercial unmanned-aircraft flights in the United States before rules are written to govern their use.
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US sends team of experts to Asia to assist in investigation of Malaysia jetliner ...
Federal safety officials say a team of experts is en route to Asia to be ready to assist in the investigation of a Malaysia Airlines jetliner that disappeared with 239 people on board.
The Honolulu Advertiser
Pilot in Molokai ranch crash has history of FAA violations
Weiser had his pilot license revoked in 2009 by the FAA for various violations, FAA spokesman Ian Gregor said in an email, after he crash-landed on Molokai and made a hard landing in Honolulu while piloting small planes earlier that year.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Flying Robots, Rejoice! Judge Lifts U.S. Ban On Small Drones
A SteadiDrone QU4D aerial drone fitted with a GoPro video camera hovers in a field in Knysa, South Africa, on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014.