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  1. WIP 1/48 F/A 18-E Super HornetRead the original story

    Monday Jul 25 | FineScale Modeler Magazine

    I recently was given a proposition in doing colored drawings with either pens, pencils, or crayons. This was something of an addition to my building of model kits.

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  2. Bell 525 Relentless Prototype Lost in Flight Test AccidentRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Aero-News Network

    A prototype Bell 525 flight test vehicle has been involved in a tragic accident near the Bell 'Xworx' test facility near Arlington, TX. Video shows at least one fairly concentrated debris path with only the tail section recognizable as part of the orange test article -- though that tail section is reportedly located a significant distance away from the majority of the impact site.

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  3. AD: Airbus HelicoptersRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Aero-News Network

    PRODUCT : Airbus Helicopters Model AS332L2 and Model EC225LP helicopters, which was sent previously to all known U.S. owners and operators of these helicopters. This AD is prompted by an accident involving an EC225LP helicopter in which the main rotor hub detached from the main gearbox .

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  4. AD: Airbus AirplanesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Aero-News Network

    PRODUCT : All Airbus Model A300 series airplanes; and Model A300 B4-600, B4-600R, and F4-600R series airplanes, and Model A300 C4-605R Variant F airplanes . SUMMARY : This AD was prompted by a report of cracking of the lower tension bolt area at the rib one junction of the lower wing.

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  5. SkyDive Myrtle Beach To Present To County CouncilRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Aero-News Network

    Officials from SkyDive Myrtle Beach will make a presentation to the Horry County Council next week in an effort to have its closure reversed. According to the Grand Strand Daily newspaper, the claims of 112 violations used by the Horry County Department of Airports to make its case to the FAA for closure of the business are not actually violations at all, according to FAA regulations.

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  6. World-Record Electric Motor Makes First FlightRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Aero-News Network

    Siemens researchers have developed a new type of electric motor that, with a weight of just 50 kilograms , delivers a continuous output of about 260 kilowatts five times more than comparable drive systems. This record-setting propulsion system successfully completed its first public flight Monday at Schwarze Heide Airport near Dinslaken, Germany, where it almost silently powered an Extra 330LE aerobatic airplane.

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  7. Queensland, Australia Lifesavers Make Appeal To UAV OperatorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Aero-News Network

    Surf Life Saving Queensland in Australia took to Twitter to appeal to UAV operators who might be flying their aircraft at the beach or over the ocean. "A #westpacrescue chopper had a near-miss with a drone at Burleigh today.

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  8. ERAU-Worldwide Will Present At Drone World ExpoRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Aero-News Network

    Drone World Expo 2016, in conjunction with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide, has launched an all new workshop "Multirotor sUAS Safety and Operational Familiarization for the Commercial Operator." This one-day, hands-on course, to be offered as a pre-event workshop at Drone World Expo on Monday, November 14th at the San Jose Convention Center, introduces small unmanned aircraft systems commercial operators to topics and concepts essential for safe, legal, and responsible use of multirotor systems within the U.S. National Airspace System.

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  9. Pilatus Delivers 1400th PC-12Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Aero-News Network

    Pilatus Aircraft Ltd has delivered its 1,400th PC-12 and achieved a significant flight time milestone for the NG fleet. Just over a year since celebrating the delivery of its 1,300th PC-12, Pilatus marked the delivery of the 1,400th aircraft.

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  10. ANN's Daily Aero-LinxRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Aero-News Network

    Scouring the information super airways can sometimes be a tough, if educational, task for the Aero-News staff... but it also allows us to check out some truly neat and exciting sites, so it's not that bad a gig. On any given day, we may check dozens of different sources for story ideas, and facts confirmation.

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  11. Aero-News: Quote Of The DayRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Aero-News Network

    ANN's Quote of the Day usually derives from current news, though we reserve the right to pick quotes out of history that have a bearing on the day's events and issues. Sometimes, you'll find them timely and in keeping with the content of the day's news... and sometimes, they'll just be thought-provoking.

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  12. House Science Committee Examines Policy Governing Indian Launch VehiclesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Aero-News Network

    Science, Space, and Technology Committee Chairman Lamar Smith and Space Subcommittee Chairman Brian Babin have sent letters to four senior officials requesting information about the current U.S. policy governing the export of U.S. commercial satellites for launch on Indian launch vehicles. The letters, which were sent to Director of Office of Science and Technology Policy John Holdren, Secretary of State John Kerry, United States Trade Representative Michael Froman, and U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker, follows India's recent membership into the Missile Technology Control Regime and conflicting reports as to the legal authority for promulgating the policy and administrative processes for implementing the policy.

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  13. TSA, American Airlines Jointly Testing Innovative Airport Security TechnologyRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Aero-News Network

    The Transportation Security Administration and American Airlines, through a joint initiative, will install new screening technology, including automated security screening lanes and computed tomography scanners, at select American Airlines hubs nationwide this fall. The automated screening lanes incorporate technology and screening station modifications that enhance security effectiveness while decreasing the time travelers spend in security screening by approximately 30 percent.

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  14. Spirit Pilots Request Mediation To Facilitate Contract NegotiationsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Aero-News Network

    The Spirit Airlines pilots, as represented by the Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l , have requested the services of the National Mediation Board to facilitate negotiations for an amended collective bargaining agreement. The pilots have been in negotiations with Spirit Airlines management for 18 months and are 11 months past the amendable date of their contract.

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  15. Airbus Group Prepares The Next Generation Of 'Airnovators'Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 6 | Aero-News Network

    Airbus Group is holding its "Airnovation Summer Academy" with its partner program member, the Delft University of Technology , through July 8. The Summer Academy will bring together 40 students as well as faculty and industry experts for a week of innovation in a start-up accelerator model at TU Delft's Faculty of Aerospace Engineering. Students from 17 nationalities will join this Summer Academy, which is designed to mirror a typical innovation accelerator.

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  16. ANN's Daily Aero-Term (07.06.16): VorticesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Aero-News Network

    Aero-Terms are designed to be a daily reminder of the terms, names, acronyms and explanations of the unique language that populates the aviation world. Aerospace, sport aviation, fixed wing, helo, you name it... it's all fair game.

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  17. Jessica Cox And Mike Trout Are EngagedRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Aero-News Network

    Jessica Cox and California Angels slugger Mike Trout have been an item for some time, but Saturday, the pair made if official. Several sports media outlets, including Fox Sports and Sports Illustrated online, report that Trout hired a team of skywriters ... it's not reported if it was the Geico Skytypers but the images would indicate that it was ... to write "Will You Marry Me Jess? in the clear blue sky above Boston, MA.

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  18. Vintage Aircraft Damaged At Old Rhinebeck AerodromeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Aero-News Network

    Two people aboard a Fleet Finch 16-B were uninjured when the airplane flipped over during an emergency landing at the Old Rhinebeck Aerodrome in Red Hook, NY on Saturday. The Poughkeepsie Journal reports that the airplane suffered damage to its landing gear during takeoff, and it flipped over on the landing attempt.

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  19. Contract Awarded For $1 Billion Adaptive Engine Transition ProgramRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Aero-News Network

    The United States Air Force Life Cycle Management Center , based at Wright Patterson AFB, Ohio, awarded GE Aviation a $1 billion contract to continue maturing its three-stream adaptive cycle engine via the Adaptive Engine Transition Program . AETP is scheduled to run through 2021 with extensive component, rig and engine testing.

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  20. AeroSports Update: Aviation Technology Of WWIRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 5 | Aero-News Network

    It's a sad reality that war brings technical advances, and such was the case in World War I. This year at AirVenture World War I aviation will be on displayed and honored for the contributions it made to the advancements of aviation. In the time we live in, there are aircraft capable of shooting one another down at supersonic speeds and altitudes miles above the Earth's surface.

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