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  1. Lachlan Smart, 18, waves at friends and family after landing Saturday ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 27 | News 88.9 KNPR

    When 18-year-old Lachlan Smart touched down in eastern Australia on Saturday, he became the youngest person to fly around the world solo in a single engine aircraft. His seven-week-long journey flying a Cirrus SR22 aircraft took him to 24 locations and 15 countries, ultimately ending up at the same airstrip where he first took off on July 4. And at 18 years, 7 months and 21 days, he's almost a full year younger than the previous record holder, American Matt Guthmiller .

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  2. Teen Pilot Claims World Record In Round-The-Globe Solo TripRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 27 | National Public Radio

    When 18-year-old Lachlan Smart touched down in eastern Australia on Saturday, he became the youngest person to fly around the world solo in a single engine aircraft. His seven-week-long journey flying a Cirrus SR22 aircraft took him to 24 locations and 15 countries, ultimately ending up at the same airstrip where he first took off on July 4. And at 18 years, 7 months and 21 days, he's almost a full year younger than the previous record holder, American Matt Guthmiller .

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  3. Lachlan Smart, 18, is the youngest person to fly solo around the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 26 | Daily Mail

    Australian teen becomes the youngest pilot to fly solo around the world - as he slams Indonesian air control for directing him to fly straight into a MOUNTAIN An 18-year-old aviator says he nearly had to be scraped off the side of an Indonesian mountain before becoming the youngest person to fly solo around the world. Lachlan Smart landed his single-engine aircraft, a Cirrus SR22, at Sunshine Coast Airport at Marcoola on Saturday, after 54 days and 45,000-kilometres of travel.

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  4. Boeing Expands Commitment to TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Flying

    ... operational. In addition to online and classroom instruction, students will train in the academy's fleet of 22 Cirrus SR22 and five Phenom 100 airplanes. At the conclusion of the program, students will walk away with a minimum of 315 hours of flight ...

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  5. Teen aviator to touch down in AustraliaRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 18 | Yahoo!

    Teen aviator Lachlan Smart will be eight days from being the youngest person to fly solo around the world when he touches down in Broome on Friday. The 18-year-old, who began his record attempt on July 4, is piloting a Cirrus SR22 single-engine aircraft.

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  6. How to Manage Automation and Handle the UnexpectedRead the original story

    Friday Aug 12 | Flying

    ... in the sky" technology, and aircraft upset recovery systems such as the single blue button that can return a Cirrus SR22 to level flight on a given heading with one push. Do these tools add to our capabilities and the resulting safety net? Sure. ...

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  7. Teen aviator Lachlan Smart to restart record attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | The Age

    ... the world when he departs London on Saturday. The 18-year-old, who began his journey on July 4, is piloting a Cirrus SR22 single-engine aircraft and he has spent almost two weeks relaxing, visiting friends and sightseeing in London while his ...

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  8. New This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | AVweb

    Today ForeFlight announced ForeFlight 8, an update to the popular IOS app that CEO Tyson Weihs says, 'Might be our biggest release... EAA's 2 millionth Young Eagle, plus three others in the count around the milestone, received their memorable airplane rides at... AOPA's Air Safety Institute has created a new annual safety award named in honor of Joseph T. Nall, and this week named Cirrus... Before you can fly an F-35, you're going to spend time in the T50a simulator.

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  9. CiES Announces STC For TSO'd Fuel Quantity SystemRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2016 | AVweb

    Today ForeFlight announced ForeFlight 8, an update to the popular IOS app that CEO Tyson Weihs says, 'Might be our biggest release... Kermit Weeks always makes a splash at AirVenture but this may be his biggest ever. The serial aircraft collector and owner of Fantasy of... EAA's 2 millionth Young Eagle, plus three others in the count around the milestone, received their memorable airplane rides at... AOPA's Air Safety Institute has created a new annual safety award named in honor of Joseph T. Nall, and this week named Cirrus... Before you can fly an F-35, you're going to spend time in the T50a simulator.

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  10. Florida Pilot Julie Wang To Attempt Record-Setting, Solo Around-the-World FlightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Business Wire

    ... on her trip will be available via facebook.com/zulutimepilot and twitter.com/1225wang . Wang is piloting a Cirrus SR22 single-engine, 6-cylinder, 310-horsepower aircraft. She plans 17 stops en route, ending back in Addison, TX, in about 25 days. The ...

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  11. Chinese woman to fly solo around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | USA Today

    ... firmly in my mind and just about one year ago I started planning." She'll cover 23,000 nautical miles in a Cirrus SR22 single-engine, 6-cylinder, 310-horsepower aircraft. The flight will be mostly over open water - something Wang has never tried ...

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  12. Cirrus Honored with First Ever Nall Safety AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | Flying

    From left to right: AOPA President Mark Baker, Cirrus CEO Dale Klapmeier, Cirrus' Pat Waddick and ASI's George Perry talk about Cirrus' commitment to safety at Oshkosh this week. The AOPA Air Safety Institute recognized Cirrus Aircraft's efforts to stem the tide of fatal accidents by awarding the Duluth, Minnesota, company the first ever Joseph T. Nall Safety Award.

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  13. Hartzell Engine Technologies Keeping GA FlyingRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2016 | Aero-News Network

    ... choice is more modern and reliable, is FAA PMA approved, and available for Beech Barons, Cessna TTx's, and early Cirrus SR22. Also new in the electricity generating arena is the Plane-Power C28-150/C147-100 line of alternators which is newly ...

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  14. Teen aviator Lachlan Smart bypasses Iceland for safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... cool, obviously I'm underage here (United States) but it was great to get out and see some shows," he said. His Cirrus SR22 single-engine plane has been set up with two cameras, one looking forward through the propellers, and the other facing Smart ...

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  15. Cirrus Aircraft unveils new special mission platformRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Business North

    Cirrus Aircraft announced it has received federal certification for an "adaptable, cost-effective special mission platform" tailored specifically for the Cirrus SR22 and SR22T aircraft models. Called the Cirrus Perception, it is described as a "multi-mission, adaptive Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance aircraft."

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  16. Cirrus Offers Special-Mission PlatformRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2016 | AVweb

    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... Heard on a recent flight ... ATC: Skymaster 12345 clear to land ... 12345: I don't know about a "Master" but my instructor thinks Im a... You've spent most of your life moving up in aircraft size and complexity. Now you're down-transitioning to something smaller.... AVweb actually has a policy about ignoring coverage of 'youngest pilot' aviation exploits since they can and have led to... Even the likes of Cessna and Boeing have encountered daunting production delays.

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  17. Australian teen pilot stops in Las Vegas during flight around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    ... Australia, took off July 4 for a seven-week, five-continent world tour. He's flying solo in a single-engine Cirrus SR22, aiming to be the youngest person ever to make the globe-circling journey. Smart's journey, dubbed Wings Around the World, will ...

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  18. Carlos Beruffa s Lonely, Long-Shot Bid to Defeat Marco Rubioby Alexis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | National Review Online

    ... "Quitting is not part of my DNA," he says, as he pilots his Audi S8 from the private airport where he keeps his Cirrus SR22, a four-seat, single-engine plane that has helped him get to all of Florida's 67 counties over the past several months while ...

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  19. Qld aviator, 18, on track for record bidRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2016 | The Mercury

    ... be the third of his 24 stops. The 18-year-old, who began his eight to 10-week journey on Monday, is piloting a Cirrus SR22 single-engine aircraft. He is due to touchdown in Kiribati about midday and will stay one night before making his way to Hilo, ...

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  20. Young pilot hopes to set new world record; first stop: FijiRead the original story

    Jul 3, 2016 | Fiji Times

    ... e record last year. The teen who has been a licensed pilot since the age of 14 will be flying in a single-engine Cirrus SR22 and is expected to cover more than 45,000 kilometres around the globe.

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