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18 min ago | Flying

The Part 23 Rewrite: A Disaster in the Making?

Suddenly, the so-called "Part 23 rewrite" has grown from a simple tweaking of aircraft and equipment certification standards to a full-on international effort to harmonize regulations around the world.

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

4 hrs ago | USA Today

South Bend airport adds 'International' to its name

Indiana's South Bend Regional Airport announced Wednesday that it's changing its name Wednesday to South Bend International.

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4 hrs ago | Airport Business

Western Aircraft Adds MRO Sales Manager

Mr. Lester will be responsible for the development of new and existing opportunities in the central region including parts of Canada with his primary concentration in the areas of maintenance, repair and overhaul for Challenger, Hawker and Falcon aircraft.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Dassault Falcon, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Dassault Aircraft, US News, Federal Aviation Administration

6 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald

Heritage Flight Museum to celebrate new home in Burlington

BURLINGTON — Efforts to move the Heritage Flight Museum to Skagit County began months ago.

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Related Topix: Burlington, WA, Skagit County, WA, Life, Hobbies

11 hrs ago | Alabama Live

Donate $10K to Rocket Center campaign, fly with 5-time shuttle astronaut in Huntsville

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - Donate at least $10,000 to the U.S. Space & Rocket Center's Shuttle Training Aircraft crowdfunding campaign, and fly with five-time shuttle astronaut Robert "Hoot" Gibson during a one-hour tour of Huntsville.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Huntsville, AL, Science / Technology, Space

18 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

Hayward pilots seek funds to teach teens to fly

A Fremont 16-year-old took a free airplane ride at the airport's annual open house two years ago and caught the flying bug.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Livermore, CA, Kids, Civil Aircraft, Aircraft, Cessna Aircraft, Cessna 150

Wed Apr 23, 2014

The Daily News Journal

Murfreesboro Aviation named official Cessna service center for Middle Tennessee

Murfreesboro Aviation Flight School and Aircraft Maintenance announced recently that it's been chosen as the official Authorized Cessna Service Center of Middle Tennessee and Nashville.

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CBS 47

Spy plane outlasts Cold War, but not defense cuts

First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:04 PM on 4/24, issued at 10:04 PM Blackshear, GA First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 9:30 AM on 4/24, issued at 9:30 AM Brunswick, GA First Alert Weather Alert: Flood Warning expires at 10:03 PM on 4/23, issued at 10:03 PM Fort White, FL JACKSONVILLE, Fla.

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USA Today

Airport security scrutinizied after stowaway incident

The 15-year-old boy who stowed away in the wheel well of a plane flying from California to Hawaii is prompting an airport security review in San Jose and perhaps the rest of the country.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, US Politics, US News, Representative Eric Swalwell, US House of Representatives, Democrat, California, California Government

WSJM-AM Saint Joseph

South Bend Airport Changes Name To South Bend International

Our closest airport is changing its name to South Bend International. Airport officials say they believe the facility could have between 30,000 and 40,000 international travelers who are starting and ending their trip from South Bend within a few years.

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The Daily Courier

Council goes with middle ground for airport upgrades

Cindy Barks The Daily Courier PRESCOTT - Faced with a choice between an airport that would cater mostly to small private aircraft and one that would accommodate commercial airlines serving the entire region, the Prescott City Council headed toward a "middle ground" this week.

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Aero-News Network

Classic Aero-TV: Aero-Statesman Phil Boyer - Representing The Aviation Community

Its been nearly four years since Phil Boyer stepped down as the president of AOPA at the end of 2008.

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Thomasville Times Enterprise

Experiencing an old way of travel

Thomasville residents are being given the opportunity to experience an old way of traveling in an era of modern technology.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Ventura County Star

May 4 - Wings and Wheels Day

The Aviation Museum of Santa Paula is open to the public, the First Sunday of each month and is where local aviation history comes alive.

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Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Santa Paula, CA, Motorcycles, Ural Motorcycle, Triumph Motorcycle, Ural T, Chino Hills, CA

The Star Online

Kite-flying poses threat to jets

Kite-flying in the vicinity of the Sultan Ismail Petra Airport in Pengkalan Chepa has become a serious threat to aircraft after four incidents of helicopter rotors being entangled with kites' nylon lines.

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NJ.com

Airport authority delays possible sale of Braden Airpark in Forks Township

The Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority held off on a proposal to close Braden Airpark by October and sell the land Lehigh-Northampton Airport Authority held off on a possible closure and sale of Braden Airpark and will instead spend another six months reviewing its options before a final decision.

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The Independent

National Crime Agency turns to plane spotters to help catch smugglers using private airfields

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Scoop

Continuing success for Airways' Hong Kong partnership

Airways New Zealand's fourth Hong Kong air traffic control class has graduated at Airways' Palmerston North training academy in New Zealand, after an intensive ab-initio programme.

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

KOTA-TV Rapid City

Civil Air Patrol wing conducting exercise

The Air Force every two years evaluates the capability and effectiveness of each wing's personnel, equipment, vehicles and aircraft to carry out missions.

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CBS 47

Underwater search for missing Malaysia jet nearly complete

A MAS plane is seen on the tarmac on March 11, 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. PERTH, Australia - As the search continued off the coast of Australia for the missing Malaysia Airlines jet on Monday, the airline announced another plane bound for India was forced to make an emergency landing after one of its tires burst on takeoff.

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Related Topix: World News, Malaysia, Australia, India, US Military, US Navy, US News

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