Cessna Aircraft Newswire (Page 9)

Cessna Aircraft Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Volunteer pilots help dogs get a second chance at lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Mashable

    Thousands of pooches facing euthanasia - some just hours from death - get loaded on planes each year and flown to new homes in places with shortages of adoptable pets. Groups such as California-based Wings of Rescue or South Carolina-based Pilots N Paws lead the charge, recruiting pilots to volunteer their planes, fuel and time in a trend that's growing as more dogs end up in shelters and more people seek out canine love.

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  2. In growing trend, volunteer pilots fly dogs facing euthanasia to places with shortages of petsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Thousands of pooches facing euthanasia - some just hours from death - get loaded on planes each year and flown to new homes in places with shortages of adoptable pets. Groups such as California-based Wings of Rescue or South Carolina-based Pilots N Paws lead the charge, recruiting pilots to volunteer their planes, fuel and time in a trend that's growing as more dogs end up in shelters and more people seek out canine love.

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  3. InSight Integrated Flight Deck To Utilize Jeppesen AMDB DataRead the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | Aero-News Network

    Universal Avionics InSight Integrated Flight Deck is the first in the Business Aviation market to utilize the Jeppesen Airport Mapping Database . Through reliable access to accurate, timely and high-quality airport information, InSight Integrated Flight Deck operators are ensured increased efficiency and safety through improved situational awareness.

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  4. CPI Aero Receives $3 Million Order From Textron AviationRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Market Wire

    : CVU ) today announced that it received a purchase order from the Cessna Aircraft Company to supply wing spar assemblies on their flagship aircraft, the new Citation X+. Cessna is a subsidiary of Textron Aviation Inc., a Textron Inc. ( : TXT ) ...

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  5. Training flights in Rajshahi suspendedRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Two days after the crash of one of its planes in Rajshahi, Bangladesh Flying Academy yesterday suspended all its operations indefinitely and moved its trainers and students to Dhaka following instructions from the crash investigators. "It [the suspension] is a safety measure as the investigation is still on and we don't know why the plane crashed.

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  6. 'Cockpit error caused crash'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | The Daily Star

    Making a 180-turn well below the altitude required caused the Cessna-152 in Rajshahi to fall out of the sky on Wednesday, crash investigators and experts said yesterday. As per the instructor's directive, the pilot made the turn before the plane even reached 200 feet altitude when the minimum altitude required for the manoeuvre was 700 feet, they claimed.

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  7. Around the world in 1964Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 2, 2015 | Philip Greenspun's Weblog

    Inspired by meeting Matt Guthmiller , the youngest pilot ever to fly around the world, I've decided to dip into the classic around-the-world aviation literature. Three-Eight Charlie has been a $100 collectible until the 50th anniversary of this 1964 flight came around and now it is a $3 Kindle book.

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  8. Tragic end of a dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Daily Star

    The remains of the Cessna-152 after it crashed near the runway of Rajshahi airport killing trainee pilot Tamanna Rahman. Photo: Star On Tuesday, trainee pilot Tamanna Rahman Rhidi did her first solo flight with just 15 hours of flying experience.

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  9. Cowen analyst thinks Textron a naturala buyer for LearjetRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    Cowen and Co. analyst Cai von Rumohr said Textron Aviation's Cessna is poised to take advantage of the recovery in the small to mid-size business jet market - and he makes a case for why he thinks Textron should acquire Bombardier Learjet.

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  10. Wellspring course teaches students to flyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | Newms360.com

    One of this semester's four offerings from the Toyota Wellspring Educational Programs is an aviation course. It costs $24 and includes five hours of flight lessons at no additional charge.

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  11. Dozens of amateur pilots used airplanes for suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | USA Today

    At least 44 private pilots in the U.S. have committed suicide in the past 30 years by deliberately crashing their small airplanes, sometimes in dramatic fashion, federal crash reports show. The most notable Dozens of amateur pilots used airplanes for suicide At least 44 private pilots in the U.S. have committed suicide in the past 30 years by deliberately crashing their small airplanes, sometimes in dramatic fashion, federal crash reports show.

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  12. WWII vets jump at chance to take flight in vintage aircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 30, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    Marie Pryor is seated in the airplane ready for a flight during "Dream Flights" for veterans and seniors by Ageless Aviation Dreams Foundation at Leesburg International Airport on Saturday, March 14, 2015. Marie Pryor is seated in the airplane ready for a flight during "Dream Flights" for veterans and seniors by Ageless Aviation Dreams Foundation at Leesburg International Airport on Saturday, March 14, 2015.

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  13. The Sahara heat is on: Kevin set for the Marathon Des Sables, but... - I'm not really a runner'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2015 | Croydon Guardian

    For someone who describes themselves as "not really a runner" taking on the Marathon Des Sables could be called the stuff of nightmares. But Kevin Duffy from Banstead is doing just that, and starting on Friday he faces a 156-mile race over seven days in the searing heat of the Sahara Desert.

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  14. Whooping Cranes MonitoredRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2015 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    Two Cessna 172 airplanes are continuing the annual tradition of flying over the Central Platte River as part of the Platte River Whooping Crane Monitoring Project. Two pilots and two observers will fly over 90 miles of the river Friday as part of the project, which was started in 2001.

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  15. Team surveying birds along the Central Platte RiverRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | KHGI

    Two Cessna 172 airplanes are continuing the annual tradition of flying over the Central Platte River as part of the Platte River Whooping Crane Monitoring Project. The Kearney Hub reports that two pilots and two observers will fly over 90 miles of the river Friday as part of the project, which was started in 2001.

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  16. Few Precedents Are Seen as Germanwings Investigation Points to Deliberate CrashRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    What goes through the mind of a pilot as he turns the nose of an airliner toward the ground and prepares for death, taking 149 other people with him? It may be months before investigators delving into the crash of Germanwings Flight 9525 have even a partial answer to that question. A full answer may never be found.

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  17. Germanwings Crash DeliberateRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Flight Journal

    Andreas Lubitz was breathing, steady and calm, in the final moments of Germanwings Flight 9525. It was the only sound from within the cockpit that the voice recorder detected as Mr. Lubitz, the co-pilot, sent the plane into its descent.

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  18. Few precedents seen as Germanwings investigation points to deliberate crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Memorial: French authorities installed a monument to honour the victims of the Germanwings crash in front of the mountain where they died. If Andreas Lubitz, Germanwings flight 9525's 27-year-old co-pilot, was determined to kill himself, he would not be the first to use an aeroplane as a tool for self-destruction or to kill others However, "aircraft-assisted pilot suicides," as the Federal Aviation Administration calls them, are rare.

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  19. Germanwings jetliner catastrophe: The first antidepressant drug-induced mass murder of the skies?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | NewsTarget.com

    The Germanwings air catastrophe is now being widely reported as a murder-suicide, based on audio evidence that paints the picture of a co-pilot locking everyone else out of the flight deck while he calmly flew the plane onto a collision course with a mountain. Our hearts and prayers go out to all those lost in this horrible tragedy, yet we must also ask: Could this have been prevented? Was it caused by mind-altering prescription medications? The Mirror is now reporting that "Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz 'suffered burnout or depression' a few years ago, a former classmate has claimed."

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  20. Wyoming transformationsRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2015 | AOPA Pilot

    The contrasts between the restored N152UF and the airplane I just delivered are stark: The yellow airplane's paint is luminous. The scenery, flight conditions, and aircraft give each ferry flight its own flavor.

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