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  1. Civil Air Patrol makes 19-plane order with Textron AviationRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Wichita Eagle

    Textron Aviation said the Civil Air Patrol has placed a 19 aircraft order for 17 Cessna Skylane 182T and two Turbo Stationair HD T206H single-piston engine airplanes. The Wichita-based company announced the order at the Experimental Aircraft Association's AirVenture show in Oshkosh, Wis., which runs through Sunday.

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  2. EPA promises aircraft emissions standard 'at least' as strong as ICAORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Air Transport World

    The US Environmental Protection Agency has finalized its determination that aircraft greenhouse gas emissions "contribute to the pollution that causes climate change and endangers Americans' health and the environment." EPA said it anticipates developing regulations for an aircraft emissions standard "at least as stringent as" the standard being developed by ICAO.

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  3. Rans Debuts All-Metal DesignRead the original story

    Sunday | AVweb

    Kermit Weeks always makes a splash at AirVenture but this may be his biggest ever. The serial aircraft collector and owner of Fantasy of... The following was heard as my wife and I were flying our Mooney over the northern tip of the Great Salt Lake a few days ago and... The recent passage of the Third Class medical exemption was cause for cheering in the GA industry, but for some pilots, the actual effect... One of the most popular sites at EAA AirVenture in recent years has been the Pilot Proficiency Center, which keeps adding new features to... Even the likes of Cessna and Boeing have encountered daunting production delays.

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  4. TruTrak Working On Multiple STCs For Cessna 172Read the original story

    Sunday | Aero-News Network

    TruTrak Flight Systems is working on STCs for installation of the Eco and Vizion Autopilots aboard Cessna 172s. TruTrak has acquired a Skyhawk, completed the initial installation of a full Vizion system, and the roll axis installation for the Eco.

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  5. Eaa STC Expanded To Include Dynon's 7 Inch Efis-D100Read the original story

    Sunday | Aero-News Network

    The FAA has recently added the EFIS-D100 as an acceptable substitute to the EFIS-D10A on EAA's STC. With this addition, the EFIS-D100 becomes the only 7" widescreen PFD available for installation into legacy type certificated aircraft.

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  6. Enhanced Ascend 172 Will Make Debut At AirVentureRead the original story

    Sunday | Aero-News Network

    After unveiling the comprehensively remanufactured Ascend 172 light single engine aircraft at last year's EAA AirVenture Fly-In and Convention in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, Yingling Aviation has taken another significant step in narrowing the gap between new and renovated airplanes by incorporating a number of customer-inspired enhancements into the 2016 version of the airplane they are displaying at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016.

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  7. Divers find missing plane near Brookings; body recoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    A plane missing since the Fourth of July has been found off the Oregon Coast, and one body has been recovered. The Cessna 172 with three people aboard went down shortly after takeoff from Brookings.

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  8. CAP brings historical touch to EAA AirVenture Oshkosh missionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | PRWeb

    Civil Air Patrol's longstanding role in helping ensure the success of EAA's AirVenture Oshkosh, the world's largest air show, comes with an added dimension this year - commemoration of the organization's 75th anniversary. CAP cadets and senior members began arriving Monday, July 18, at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, to help fill a number of vital roles for AirVenture.

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  9. Fort Bragg Bird Dog Living DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Los Angeles Times

    On the 40th anniversary of California's Coastal Act , Los Angeles Times columnist Steve Lopez is on a road trip from Oregon to Mexico to explore the state's 1,100 miles of beaches, wetlands, wave-pounded coves, rocky cliffs and the characters who thrive in that iconic realm. Rolling into Fort Bragg on Highway 1, I regretted not having had more time to explore California's under-discovered Lost Coast, other than Shelter Cove.

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  10. Yingling tweaks Ascend 172 remanufactured airplane programRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Wichita Eagle

    Yingling Aviation will unveil an updated version of its Ascend 172 remanufactured aircraft program at next week's Experimental Aircraft Association AirVenture show in Oshkosh, Wis. The fixed-base operator at Wichita Eisenhower National Airport has tweaked its program of completely restoring pre-owned Cessna 172 single, piston-engine airplanes.

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  11. Top TwinRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | AOPA Pilot

    In 2012, Ed Pepper acquired the turbonormalized Miller-conversion Piper Twin Comanche N99AR for $137,000, and he's invested more than $350,000 since then-making his airplane into what arguably could be called one of the best personal twins in the world. He added a new interior, new avionics, and a number of mechanical upgrades, including speed brakes, new control wheels, high-output alternators, deice boots, relief tubes, and fiberglass repairs.

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  12. Facebook's Internet Drone FliesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | AVweb

    Kermit Weeks always makes a splash at AirVenture but this may be his biggest ever. The serial aircraft collector and owner of Fantasy of... The following was heard as my wife and I were flying our Mooney over the northern tip of the Great Salt Lake a few days ago and... Often in life we allow unwarranted fears to impede the fulfillment of our ambitions.

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  13. Airbus considering 19-seat hybrid-electric aircraft for general aviation marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | Flight Global

    Airbus is now considering general aviation designs with up to 19 seats with hybrid-electric power after meeting with potential development partners among a small group of traditional US small aircraft manufacturers, a senior executive tells Flightglobal. The new studies replace plans to develop a smaller, four-seat, hybrid-electric general aviation aircraft after demonstrating the propulsion technology in a future two-seat trainer and current two-seat prototype.

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  14. Yingling Aviation To Debut Enhanced Ascend 172 At AirVentureRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | AVweb

    Kermit Weeks always makes a splash at AirVenture but this may be his biggest ever. The serial aircraft collector and owner of Fantasy of... The following was heard as my wife and I were flying our Mooney over the northern tip of the Great Salt Lake a few days ago and... You've spent most of your life moving up in aircraft size and complexity.

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  15. Cessna Citation Mustang jet deliveries steadily fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | The Wichita Eagle

    When Textron Aviation Cessna unveiled its newest and smallest Citation business jet, the Mustang, at the 2002 National Business Aviation Association Convention in Orlando, Fla., the airplane was a hit. On the opening day of the show, a long line of customers was at its booth at the Orange County Convention Center to put a deposit on the five-passenger, single-pilot jet that at the time was priced at $2.3 million.

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  16. Silver Air Opens New Base of Operations in DallasRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Travel Industry Wire

    Silver Air, the California-based private jet management company, has announced a new base of operations at Dallas Love Field . Marking a new milestone in the company's managed growth this year, Silver Air now operates aircraft throughout Southern California as well as San Jose and Dallas.

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  17. Lehigh Valley fly-ins celebrate aviation, with Blue Angels show now offRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | NJ.com

    For a time this spring, it appeared as if the U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron - the Blue Angels - was going to fill the void for 2016 of an air show in the Lehigh Valley region. Lehigh Valley International Airport had hosted air shows in 2013 and 2014, but not in 2015 and would not do so in 2016.

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  18. Queensland Nickel liquidators hold Clive Palmer jet hostageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Liquidators are refusing to hand over Clive Palmer's private jet unless he covers the costs Queensland Nickel spent on operating and maintaining it, court documents reveal. In an application lodged to the Brisbane Supreme Court, liquidators claim QN spent more than $2 million on the Cessna Citation X, which was bought for $US5 million in late 2011.

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  19. Thrill-seeking runs in the familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    A DAREDEVIL charity fundraiser who wingwalked in aid of Cancer Research UK is part of a high-flying family of aerial thrill seekers. Chris Jackson from Bingley bravely stood on top of a biplane last month as it swooped above Breighton Aerodrome, Selby and has so far raised A 1,500 for his efforts.

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  20. USA and Europe approve Legacy 450 range extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Flight Global

    Embraer has secured US and European approval for a range extension on its Legacy 450 business jet, and is preparing to deliver the first such model before the end of July. The announcement comes on the back of an uptick in business jet deliveries for the Brazilian airframer in the first half of 2016.

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