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3 hrs ago | West Australian

China executives make rare public criticism of aviation policy

General aviation executives offered unusually sharp criticism of China's pace of industry reform, saying there had been too much talk and too little action in the four years since China announced plans to open up its low-altitude air space.

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4 hrs ago | The Daily Star

US delivers mortars, M-16s to Lebanese Army

BEIRUT: The United States delivered a shipment of military equipment to the Lebanese Army Friday, one of the first handovers of weapons after a number of world and regional powers pledged to boost Lebanon's security forces in the face of a growing threat from terrorists.

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5 hrs ago | KXVO

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It is however, the flight plan for an inspiring journey being attempted by two veteran pilots to raise public awareness about smaller, "municipal" airports that are an important business asset for cities and can be a gateway for bringing new tourism traffic into the area.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

KTMF

Changes Coming to Huffine and Love Lanes

The Montana Department of Transportation is reaching out to the public for comments on proposed changes at the intersection of Love and Huffine Lanes in Bozeman.

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KTMF

Bozeman Broadband Initiative

With an explosion of growth in Bozeman, the city has seen gaps when it comes to its internet capabilities.

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KTMF

Bozeman Boat Club Gets New Dragon Boat

The 44 foot long dragon boat comes all the way from China. The hand painted boat's maiden voyage was Thursday on the Hyalite Reservoir.

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New Rochelle Talk

Talk of the Sound Exclusive: President Obama Flight Itinerary for...

Terminal Flight Restriction commences at 1:00 PM --Scheduled Commercial Aircraft are Exempt from the TFR --All General Aviation and Corporate Aircraft Arrivals and Departures Must be Screened by the TSA --1:20 PM Airport Closed to All Traffic for President's Arrival --1:35 PM Air Force One Lands at HPN --President Addresses Press, Dignitaries, ... (more)

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Bangkok Post

Nok Anna leads flock of six

Nok Air took delivery of the first of the six Q400 NextGen turboprop aircraft it ordered from Bombardier aimed at strengthening the budget carrier's regional network.

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KLFY-TV Lafayette

Bell Helicopters moves to Lafayette

A Texas-based helicopter company is bringing hundreds of jobs and millions of dollars to Lafayette.

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WCYB

Air Show Thrill Ride

There's just something about the fascination of flying and ever since we lifted off the ground there are those who take it to the limit.

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Grant Tribune-Sentinel

Local pilot honored at famous Wisconsin fly-in

"I was thrilled to death," commented Bob Bounds, local pilot from Grant who recently received an award for a plane he built over the course of several years and flew to Oshkosh, Wis., site of the world's greatest aviation celebration.

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Hispanic Business

Investments in 20 Pennsylvania Airports to Upgrade Facilities, Support more than 8,400 Jobs

"Aviation, just as signed Act 89, a far-reaching transportation program that clears the way for significant investments in all transportation assets.

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Nova News Now

Kings County CAO: Airport counter proposal contrary to Municipal Government Act

Kings County's chief administrative officer Tom MacEwan says a counter proposal regarding the Waterville airport would be contrary to the Municipal Government Act.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Olive Branch airport manager retires

Taylor, 65, told The Commercial Appeal he is looking are other job options but September is booked for relaxation.

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Daily Star

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An earthquake hitting 5.7 on the Richter scale hit the Bardarbunga volcano yesterday, the largest since the tremors started 10 days ago.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

OregonLive.com

Essay contest winner will earn ride from air show superstar Sean D. Tucker

Air show superstar Sean D. Tucker and Team Oracle will give one child, age 8-17, the opportunity to fly among the stars.

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Alabama Live

Experimental Aircraft Association to offer ground tours, flight tours of B-17 in...

MONTGOMERY, Alabama -- Aircraft enthusiasts will have the opportunity to tour one of the last remaining airworthy B-17s in October at Danelly Field in Montgomery.

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AVweb

Weekender: Camping, Corn, And Warbirds

Last week, my wife and I heard this radio exchange while flying across Texas: ... San Angelo Approach: "Cardinal XXX, you got time for a... The aviation industry has been warned about the possibility of flight disruptions caused by activity at Iceland's largest volcano system.

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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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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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