Cessna Aircraft Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Garmin's G5000 Flight Deck Available for the Citation Excel and XLSRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | Flying

    The list of aircraft eligible for Garmin's integrated flight deck upgrade just got a little longer today when the company added the Cessna Citation Excel and XLS. Garmin estimates replacing the airplane's original avionics will shave 200 pounds off a Citation, translating into additional baggage or fuel capacity.

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  2. Gear for the missionRead the original story

    Oct 25, 2016 | AOPA Pilot

    What sorts of gadgets are pilots using to make flights more enjoyable for themselves and their passengers? It depends entirely on what they do. Here are some considerations for gear from pilots flying six different types of missions.

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  3. Rest of the Story: Oct. 23, 2016 - Korea, Canada & West Milford were...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Item

    Greenwood Lake Airport Manager Tim Wagner speaks with Jack Widowsky, who served as navigator on B-29 #72 "Top Secret," which flew the historic atomic missions of 1945. Widowsky was a guest at past Greenwood Lake Air Shows.

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  4. FAA Approves Turkey DropRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | AVweb

    Fall conjures memories of bright blue skies, cool mornings and generally good daytime flying. But in aviation, looks can be deceiving.... Back in the 70's I was in the pattern at Palamar Airport, along with several other aircraft.

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  5. Service to be held for pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2016 | Castanet.net

    The pilot of the plane that crashed shortly after leaving Kelowna on Oct. 13 will be remembered by loved ones and others in his community Friday afternoon at a memorial service in Airdrie, Alta. Jim Kruk took off from the Kelowna Airport in a 1974 Cessna 500 Citation I on the evening of Oct. 13, along with former Alberta Premier Jim Prentice, Sheldon Reid and Ken Gellatly, headed for the Springbank Airport in Alberta.

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  6. Textron completes inaugural Aerosonde HQ flight demonstrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | Amarillo.com

    Textron Inc., the parent company of Bell Helicopter, has completed its first customer demonstration of the Aerosonde HQ, a new unmanned, multi-rotor, tilt-rotor aircraft that combines vertical takeoff and landing capabilities with the speed and efficiency of a small fixed-wing unmanned aircraft system. The flight demonstration was conducted at Textron's new support center in Blackstone, Va., in front of military, civilian and commercial customers.

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  7. Pilot lands in water near Leesburg airport, officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | The Orlando Sentinel

    The pilot, whose name was not released, was landing his small two-seater Cessna 150 aircraft about 11 a.m. when for some reason he went down just short of the runway and landed in a pond, said Leesburg Fire Deputy Fire Chief Joe Mera.

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  8. RAF Adds Two Board MembersRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2016 | AVweb

    Back in the 70's I was in the pattern at Palamar Airport, along with several other aircraft. One fellow was having issues with his radio... NavWorx says it expects agreement in 'two to three weeks' with the FAA on the qualification of some of its ADS-B products for... As airplanes, airspace and regulations get more complex, making training stick becomes ever more difficult.

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  9. Wreckage to be removedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Castanet.net

    According to the Transportation Safety Board, the investigation at the wreckage scene is now complete and investigators have collected all the data they needed from the accident site. As it stands, investigators know that the 1974 Cessna 500 Citation I departed Kelowna International Airport at 9:32 p.m. on Oct. 13, headed for Calgary/Springbank Airport.

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  10. Surf Air Europe poised for November take-offRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | Flight Global

    Members-only VIP airline Surf Air is preparing to launch European services at the end of November, and is confident it can emulate the success of its burgeoning US-based programme. "We have been keeping under the radar for the last six months to assess the market," says Surf Air Europe chief executive Simon Talling-Smith.

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  11. Black boxes in all planes would get expensiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2016 | The Daily Courier

    Although this recommendation is well intentioned to make it easier to determine the cause of a catastrophic aircraft accident, the reality is there are thousands of small aircraft other then jets to be considered. It has already been acknowledged that a voice recorder would not likely help with a single pilot aircraft as they would not be talking to anyone about what was happening.

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  12. Plane designed for 2 crewRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Castanet.net

    There was only one pilot on board the doomed business jet that crashed minutes after takeoff from Kelowna International Airport last week. The plane involved in the Oct. 13 crash was a 1974 Cessna 500 Citation I built to be flown by a two-person crew, according to specs.

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  13. 14 owners before crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | Castanet.net

    The Cessna 500 Citation I jet was in circulation for more than 40 years before it crashed north of Kelowna Thursday evening. From its first private owner in 1974 to its final owner in 2016, the plane changed hands a dozen times and travelled through much of North America.

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  14. Pray Aviation Services Set To ExpandRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2016 | Aero-News Network

    Pray Aviation Services in Augusta, KS is set to expand with the purchase of three hangars at Augusta Municipal Airport . Chief pilot and owner Matt Pray said Wednesday that he is in the process of purchasing the hangars, which will total 17,800 square feet.

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  15. Baroda girl aims for the sky, gets flying licence at 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | The Times of India

    AHMEDABAD: She is yet to get learning licence to drive a twowheeler. But 16-year-old Varija Shah has already got a licence to fly! On Monday evening, she flew Cessna aircraft and hovered over the city for 20 minutes.

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  16. Aviation Insurance: Some Good News and Blunt TalkRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | AVweb

    The Collings Foundation's bombers were giving rides while I was getting ready to depart the airport at Ramona, CA early this summer.... As airplanes, airspace and regulations get more complex, making training stick becomes ever more difficult. The KISS method still applies.

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  17. Action Cams: GoPro vs. GarminRead the original story

    Oct 16, 2016 | AVweb

    The Collings Foundation's bombers were giving rides while I was getting ready to depart the airport at Ramona, CA early this summer.... As airplanes, airspace and regulations get more complex, making training stick becomes ever more difficult. The KISS method still applies.

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  18. Smashing pumpkins. Vintage planes. Whata s not to love?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | The Wichita Eagle

    Pilot and safety director Tom Rybarczyk talks about safety procedures during a pilot meeting Saturday prior to the annual Pumpkin Drop at Stearman Field. Bombardier Monte Lamar, left, and pilot Tom Rybarczyk celebrate winning first place in the annual Pumpkin Drop at Stearman Field.

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  19. Plane's long crash historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | Castanet.net

    Castanet is learning more information about the plane involved in a fatal crash that killed four people , including former Alberta premier Jim Prentice. The Cessna 500 Citation I C-GTNG owned by Norjet Inc. took off from Kelowna International Airport Thursday evening at 9:32 p.m. Surrey Air Traffic Control Centre first alerted Kelowna RCMP about losing contact with the downed plane at 10:07 p.m. Thursday.

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  20. CEARLEY, William DonaldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | Dayton Daily News

    CEARLEY, William Donald "Bill" Age 89 passed away surrounded by his loving family October 13, 2016 at the UV Medical Center after a short illness. Bill was born in Hamilton, Ohio, July 15, 1927 and was preceded in death by his parents John and Mildred Cearley, Brothers John Jr., Raymond and a sister Betty Gordon and a former wife and friend Patricia Ann Bowers.

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