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1 hr ago | Terrace Standard

Terrace air cadet earns his pilot's licence

Johnathan Haynes can now fly a plane after receiving his private pilot's licence, a lifelong dream of his.

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5 hrs ago | NJ.com

Letter: The sky will truly fall

The recent letter to the editor from Robert Checchio of Dunellen supporting the expansion of Solberg Airport was exactly what one would expect from a pilot and president of the Mid-Atlantic Aviation Coalition.

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9 hrs ago | Examiner.com

Help saving the famous Santa Monica airport

Santa Monica airport has a famous aviation history and is an important part of the local economy.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

Daily Mail

Houston, we have a problem - Shuttles make alligators randy:...

Dr Helen Czerski does like her science. The presenter and physicist is like a seven-year-old with her first chemistry set, thrilled to bits by explosions and pungent clouds of smoke.

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Related Topix: Cape Canaveral, FL, Dinosaur, Science, Paleontology, Life, Hobbies

Merimbula News Weekly

Merimbula Airport poised to fly

If the Bega Valley Shire is to capitalise on its potential for growth, it is critical that significant investment is made in the development of the Merimbula Airport.

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Red Bluff Daily News

Aviation ground school starts Sept. 18 in Red Bluff

Local Certified Flight Instructor Irwin Fust will be conducting an Aviation Ground School Course for those interested in pursuing a Sport Pilot or Private Pilot license in the future.

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The Independent

Australian pilot praised for emergency landing after fighting off 82-year-old missionary

The OAP attempted to seize control, turning off engine mid-flight and forcing the 23-year-old pilot to make emergency landing Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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WBNS

Anonymous Donation Will Help Build Another Wright Flyer Replica

An anonymous donation of $50,000 will help build another replica of one of the Wright brothers' earliest airplanes in Ohio.

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Independent.ie

Plane makes emergency landing after passenger (82) seizes controls

An Australian pilot made an emergency landing after wresting back the controls of his light aircraft from an 82-year-old passenger who grabbed them midflight, the aircraft's charter company said.

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USA Today

Reno-Tahoe International Airport welcomes 'Burners'

Reno Tahoe-International Airport is doing its part to welcome thousands of "Burners" heading to the week-long art and culture extravaganza known as Burning Man, which kicks off today in the Black Reno-Tahoe International Airport welcomes 'Burners' Reno Tahoe-International Airport is doing its part to welcome thousands of "Burners" heading to the ... (more)

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Patch.com

Cowboys Eat Sushi -- What Happened To The Lodge?

Studio City is home to many oldtimers who worked in the film, television and music industry as well as Lockheed Corporation.

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Yahoo!

Pilot restrains erratic passenger mid-air

A pilot has been forced to make an emergency landing in the NSW Central Tablelands after fighting off an erratic passenger mid-air.

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Business Journal

Lane Aviation building new facility to quicken customs clearance at Port Columbus

Lane Aviation is adding a U.S. Customs and Border Protection clearance facility next to its hangars at Port Columbus.

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USA Today

Bay Area earthquake damages Napa County Airport

Clean-up is still underway in the wake of the 6.0 magnitude earthquake that shook the Bay Area early Sunday morning, causing at least two hundred injuries, power outages for thousands of customers and damage Bay Area earthquake damages Napa County Airport Clean-up is still underway in the wake of the 6.0 magnitude earthquake that shook the Bay Area ... (more)

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Darlington and Stockton Times

Veteran pilot gets his wings - 69 years late

ENTHUSIASTIC pilot Wilson Taylor has finally got his RAF "Wings" - even if he did have to wait longer than most for the accolade.

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Northern Michigan News

Local pilots offer hands-on flying experience

Experienced pilots taught groups of young aviation enthusiasts everything they needed to know about flying from the ground up Saturday at the Wexford County Airport.

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ABC News

82yo passenger tries to take control of light plane in NSW, forcing emergency landing

A light aircraft has been forced to make an emergency landing in the central west of New South Wales after an 82-year-old passenger tried to take over the controls.

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This Is Lancashire

Artists work chosen out 900 others to feature in a prestigious London exhibition

And the series of contemporary pictures, from which two were accepted for the marine art exhibition, are based on sketches he made looking down on land from a plane.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

West Australian

China sets up $3.3 billion aviation investment fund-report

China has set up a 20 billion yuan investment fund to help bolster its fast-growing civil aviation industry, local media said on Monday.

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Aero-News Network

ANN's Daily Aero-Linx

Scouring the information super airways can sometimes be a tough, if educational, task for the Aero-News staff... but it also allows us to check out some truly neat and exciting sites, so it's not that bad a gig.

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