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'Flying The Feathered Edge: The Bob Hoover Project'

In recent years, EAA's AirVenture has seen increased participation from filmmakers producing new aviation-themed features, television and documentaries.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Washington, DC

Thu Jul 24, 2014


Jules Hain, Marie Schlueter Honored as Lompoc Valley's Man and Woman of the Year

A woman who remains an active volunteer at age 92 and a grocery store manager who helped start a community kitchen have been recognized as the Lompoc Valley's top citizens of the year.


Related Topix: Vandenberg Village, CA, Lompoc, CA, Life, Hobbies

USA Today

Ford Mustang at EAA Oshkosh honors F-35 fighter

The real F-35 Lightning II fighter jet may be grounded, but the Ford Mustang version is just taking off.


Related Topix: Oshkosh, WI, Life, Hobbies, US Military, US Air Force, US Navy, Autos

The Wichita Eagle

Chinese delegates, Wichita officials sign deal to develop aviation opportunities

Delegates from Xi'an, China, visited with city officials Thursday to sign a memorandum of understanding that the two cities will develop economic and trade opportunities around aviation.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Wichita, KS, World News, China, Health

The New Zealand Herald

The Diary: Banks finds freedom and peace above city

It's been a tough year for 67-year-old John Banks, whose parliamentary career ended after he was found guilty of electoral finance fraud.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Oceania, New Zealand, World News

Business Journal

Wichita signs agreement with China on aviation partnership

Wichita Mayor Carl Brewer and officials from China on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding designed to facilitate economic and trade opportunities related to aviation manufacturing.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Wichita, KS

WLUK-TV Green Bay

Aircraft parts company moves to Oshkosh

D'Shannon President Scott Erickson says the company will move to a hangar at Wittman Regional Airport until it can develop its own facility in the aviation business park under development at the airport.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Oshkosh, WI

Vicksburg Post

Airport lands tenant, looks to expand

An aircraft rental service is expected to occupy the largest hangar at Vicksburg Municipal Airport in the coming months, the facility's director said Wednesday.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Vicksburg, MS, US Politics, US News, US House of Representatives, Bennie Thompson, Democrat, Federal Aviation Administration

Mississippi Business Journal

Dirk Vanderleest ready to deplane after quarter century at the control

The airport situated in Rankin County had just turned 25 when Vanderleest arrived from Huntsville, Ala., where he managed that city's airport under an executive director.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Rankin County, MS, Jackson, MS

Alabama Live

This day in Huntsville history: New Kroger store opens in 'growing city' of Madison

The $7.5 million Kroger "superstore" opened at the new Plaza Center Shopping Center at Hughes and Browns Ferry roads.


Related Topix: Madison, AL, Huntsville, AL, Madison County, AL, Life, Hobbies, Guntersville, AL

West Cumberland Times and Star

'Truly glorious', says RAF veteran as he soars again

A 92-year-old member of Cockermouth RAF Association stepped into a small plane - and back in time - during a recent remarkable day out for war veterans.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Veteran Affairs

Wed Jul 23, 2014

News Herald

Labor of LoveLabor of LovePORTAGE TOWNSHIP - " A big piece of this...

A big piece of this area's history is being rebuilt at the Liberty Aviation Museum hangar, one rivet and crimped metal sheet at a time.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

County 10 News

Runway reconstruction cited as short-term impediment to enhanced air service in Riverton

A major short-term impediment to enhancing air service at Riverton Regional Airport is a major runway reconstruction project slated next year that will close the airport's main runway for some six weeks.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Riverton, WY, Lander, WY

4 Airports to Get More Than $500k for Upgrades

Members of the state's congressional delegation have announced more than $500,000 in grants for upgrades at four airports around Arkansas.


Related Topix: Arkadelphia, AR, Life, Hobbies, Saline County, AR, Benton, AR

Wall Street Journal

The Wright Stuff: Bremont's New Watch

Muslin, a soft, smooth fabric, isn't usually associated with the winding mechanism of a watch, but it will be a piece of muslin that will soon link one of the most famous planes every built with the revival of British watchmaking: the Wright brothers meet Bremont.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Dayton, OH, Oakwood, OH, Opinion


High Desert Fly-In Scheduled Saturday At Winslow Airport

The 2014 High Desert Fly-In will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, July 26, at the Winslow-Lindbergh Regional Airport, 701 Airport Road.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies

New airline routes launched

Cutting the ceremonial first flight ribbon at Rome Fiumicino welcoming the inaugural daily Etihad Airways flight from Abu Dhabi are: Hasan Al Hammadi, SVP Executive Affairs, Etihad; Giorgio Starace, Italian Ambassador to the UAE; Khaled Al Meherbi, SVP Government and Aeropolitical Affairs, Etihad; Lorna Dalziel, Country Manager Italy, Etihad; and ... (more)


Related Topix: Italy, World News, Life, Hobbies, Russia, Asia

Chronicle Live

Swan Hunter built HMS Illustrious sails home for the final time

The light aircraft carrier has returned to port for the final time after 32 years protecting Britain on the high seas Hundreds of people turned out to wave home the Royal Navy's Swan Hunter-built carrier HMS Illustrious as it sailed into port for the final time.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, World News, Queen Elizabeth

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Uttoxeter Advertiser

Black tie ball brings Kyreigh closer to op

A SWANKY black tie ball at Uttoxeter Racecourse is the latest fund-raising event in aid of the rapidly growing Kyreigh's Kause campaign.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies


Who is Ford family political candidate Michael Ford?

First there was Rob, and then there was Doug, and now there's Michael Ford, the latest in Etobicoke's most famous family to express a desire to hold political office.


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