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  1. Dutch company offers slick convertible flying car for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Autoblog

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  2. NORAD Conducts Multiple Intercepts In Florida Over President's Day WeekendRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    The North American Aerospace Defense Command intercepted six aircraft violating a temporary flight restriction over Palm City, FL during President's Day weekend. On Feb. 16, F-16s and Coast Guard helicopters intercepted a Cessna 152 and a Lancair 320 general aviation aircraft near Port St. Lucie, FL.

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  3. EXPOSED: The Guptas and the 'box of gems'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Mail & Guardian

    Six days after the Gupta family infamously "fled" South Africa last year on a late-night flight, a second Gupta plane tried to leave with a box believed to have been full of diamonds. On April 13, a Gupta business jet with tail number ZS-AKG was preparing to depart Fireblade Aviation's VVIP terminal at OR Tambo International Airport when X-ray scanners picked up something suspicious inside a suitcase belonging to the departing party.

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  4. Asheboro man flies planes without leaving the ground Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Courier-Tribune

    Imagine you're flying in a single-engine turboprop from Charlotte to Tangier Island, Va. You're sitting in the captain's seat watching a myriad of dials, buttons and switches while clouds swirl around and the Piedmont terrain passes below.

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  5. Island youth makes lofty goal a realityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Boca Beacon

    Boca Grande has been Ben Taylor's home since he was a child, but his aspirations far surpass our narrow little strip of land. At the age of 17 he recently received his private pilot's certification, and he's hoping to get his waterplane certification next.

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  6. An idea's appeal grows: Farmers tout high points of industrial hempRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Hutchinson News, Hutchinson Kansas

    Darren Buck flys toward a Topeka airport Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2017. The Morton County farmer, along with farmer Reid Shrauner, flew to Topeka to show support for an industrial hemp bill.

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  7. A unique visitor flies in - 3:04 pm updated:Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Middlesboro Daily News

    Photo submitted The Middlesboro-Bell County Airport recently had a visitor and her dog ChaCha fly in from Indiana in a Cessna 172 RG to visit her family. Deneese Krumm had a great visit with her family and with the people at the airport.

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  8. Easy Scratch-built SkisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Model Airplane News

    Now that many flying fields parts of the country are covered in snow, it's the perfect time to add skis to your favorite flier! This classic how-to from our good friend Roy Vaillancourt provides a great project that will not only use up some of those leftover pieces of wood in your workshop and but also let you enjoy some winter flying. Enjoy! While reading through an old issue of Model Airplane News , I came across an article about float-flying off water.

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  9. Cadets fly over Terre Haute during orientationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Daily Herald

    Walsh, a Cadet Lieutenant Colonel and group commander with the Terre Haute North Vigo High School Air Force JROTC, was one of about a dozen students to get hands-on experience Saturday during orientation flights at the Hulman Field main terminal. "I have a lot of family members that were involved in aviation, so that kind of sparked a little interest," Walsh said describing the root of his passion.

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  10. Elderly pilot's Cessna dismantled in his driveway and hauled away by Long Island townRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Autoblog

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  11. HPA students take flightRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | West Hawaii Today

    Nine Hawaii Preparatory Academy middle-schoolers were offered a chance to not only learn about helicopters and airplanes, but to fly them too last week. As part of the school's four-day "theme week," the sixth, seventh and eighth graders ventured outside the classroom, learned new skills and experienced a wide range of unique opportunities - everything from flying to scuba diving, horseback riding and art.

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  12. ACI Jet Continues Growth In Central CARead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | Aero-News Network

    The entrepreneurial spirit is alive and well at ACI Jet, which is seeing a period of growth and expansion, adding customers and employees to its operation. The company was founded 20 years ago by pilot and entrepreneur William "Bill" Borgsmiller at San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport .

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  13. Air Plains Services Marks 40 Years As Extreme Performance CompanyRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | Aero-News Network

    Wellington, Kansas, just south of Wichita, calls itself the Wheat Capital of the World, but there is a global audience that also knows it as the home of Air Plains Services, this year marking 40 years as a leader in creating extreme performance upgrades for thousands of Cessna piston aircraft around the globe. "I started Air Plains 40 years ago out of my passion for making airplanes fly better, faster and more agile, and cheaper to operate, and it's grown into a company recognized around the world for our XP extreme performance kits for Cessna piston singles, as well as for our high-quality airframe modifications and maintenance for a variety of aircraft models," said Mike Kelley, owner of Air Plains.

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  14. North cadets fly over Terre Haute at 2,000 feet during orientationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Tribune-Star

    What you need to know: Civil Air Patrol Maj. Ron Sedam teaches Terre Haute North sophomores De'Juan Jarrett and Gage Lewis about the Cessna 172 before they took off on Saturday.

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  15. Steinbeck's Dispatches From VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Air & Space

    In 1965, President Lyndon Johnson asked John Steinbeck to visit South Vietnam and report to him personally on U.S. operations. Steinbeck was reluctant to go to Vietnam on behalf of the president, but when the Long Island daily Newsday suggested that he travel throughout Southeast Asia as a roving reporter, he accepted.

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  16. Summer HoursRead the original story

    Friday Feb 10 | Air & Space

    "Coming up on the right is Jockey's Ridge," Chuck Turner shouts over the clatter of the Cessna's engine. "It's the longest natural sand dune on the U.S. coast.

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  17. SIU board approves tuition increases at SIUC, SIUERead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Daily Egyptian

    Left: Pulliam Hall can be seen Jan. 30, 2017, on the university's Carbondale campus. Right: The cougar statue can be seen Jan. 27, 2017, on the university's Edwardsville campus.

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  18. What to do when the pilot dies: The idiot's guide to landing a planeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | The New Zealand Herald

    "Ladies and gentleman, this is your stewardess speaking. We regret any inconvenience the sudden cabin movement might have caused, this is due to periodic air pockets we encountered, there's no reason to become alarmed, and we hope you enjoy the rest of your flight.

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  19. Military Leaders Testify on Pilot ShortageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 5 | AVweb

    Pilots should be wary when operating close to the boundaries of Class B airspace, the FAA said recently in a Safety Alert for Operators.... Years ago, new GPS approaches were commissioned at Houma, LA and the FAA King Air was flight checking them ...Tower: 'Report... In the Flytenow case, the FAA applied old thinking that doesn't work in a world where technology moves at the speed of heat. They've moldered on my office shelf, unused, for more than a decade.

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  20. How the super-rich jet to the slopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Financial Times

    The half-term holiday for UK private schools is looming, which for many means the annual family ski trip. For some the most pertinent question this year is not where to go - but how to get there.

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