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  1. Google king of lobbying for '17's 2nd quarterRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    ... titan lobbied Congress, the White House and several federal agencies, including NASA, the Federal Aviation Administration and the Federal Trade Commission. Uber spent $430,000 during the second quarter, which is about 40 percent more than its tally ...

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  2. U.K. Imposes Rules on Hobby DronesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    The U.K. will require operators of many hobby drones to register them with the government and take a test to assure proper use amid growing global concern the increasingly popular unmanned planes pose a threat to aviation. The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration and European authorities have registered an increasing number of incidents in which drones have come worryingly close to airliners.

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  3. SFO close-call: Air Canada pilot was not using guidance system, source saysRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    The wayward Air Canada pilot who nearly landed on a crowded SFO taxiway earlier this month did not activate his computer guidance system that would have helped guide his airplane onto the appropriate runway and not dozens of feet from a catastrophe, according to a source familiar with the federal investigation. Preliminary findings in the joint Federal Aviation Administration and National Transportation Safety Board investigation have determined that the pilot - who flew for his carrier again the next day after his aborted July 7 landing - did not activate his Instrument Landing System during his visual approach, the source said.

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  4. Heico Corporation (HEI) Given Consensus Rating of "Buy" by BrokeragesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | IntersportsWire

    ... HEICO Corporation manufactures Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)-approved jet engine and aircraft component replacement parts, other than the original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and their subcontractors. The Company also manufactures various ...

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  5. Documents show Bruce Willis' airport will be large, busy - Fri, 21 Jul 2017 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Spokesman-Review

    In this Wednesday, July 24, 2013, file photo, Actor Bruce Willis poses during a photo call for his movie "R.E.D.2" in Munich, southern Germany. Federal Aviation Administration documents show that a central Idaho airport being built by actor Bruce Willis will be larger and busier than officials originally expected.

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  6. Read About Establishing a Law Enforcement UAS Unit in Air BeatRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Criminal Justice Online

    ... ). The article focuses on recent changes to Federal Aviation Administration regulations and how they impact law enforcement.

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  7. Helicopter carrying 4 makes emergency landing in Sherman Oaks neighborhoodRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    The helicopter landed just after noon in the 15000 block of West Valley Heart Drive, near the 101 and 405 freeway interchange, and the aircraft's four passengers suffered non-life-threatening injuries and were taken to a hospital, said Los Angeles Fire Department spokeswoman Margaret Stewart. The helicopter, a Robinson Clipper, is registered to National Helicopter Service & Engineering in Encino, Federal Aviation Administration records show.

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  8. Rising Governmental Focus for Enhancing the Emergency Care Standards...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | SBWire

    ... durations and limited remote areas reach that are faced in road ambulance services. The Federal Aviation Administration has laid down strict safety guidelines for air ambulance services. Air ambulance services are equipped with advanced life care ...

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  9. Why are we dragging our feet when more automation in health...Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... of government initiatives prod transportation companies to modernize. For example, the Federal Aviation Administration offers rebates to aircraft owners to offset the cost of advanced navigation technology that prevents midair collisions. The ...

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  10. Speed up review of rules covering dronesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    ... mishaps in Hong Kong. But the need for better education and regulation is evident.The US Federal Aviation Administration has already introduced new rules mandating registration of drones. Singapore's government has also adopted a permit system to ...

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  11. ALPA's 63rd Air Safety Forum Focuses on Safeguarding Air TransportationRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Air Line Pilot

    ... qualification standards and other important safety regulations set by the Airline Safety and Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Extension Act of 2010. "ALPA will not relent in our drive to block any effort to erode the rules that have led to the ...

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  12. Flight restrictions signal possible August vacation for TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Hill

    President Trump has yet to announce his plans for August, but there are signs he could spend a significant amount of time at his New Jersey golf course. The Federal Aviation Administration this week issued a temporary flight restriction around Bedminster, N.J., where his club is located, from August 3-20.

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  13. PAPI could solve Mt. Nebo airport obstructionRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The News-Review

    City officials say the installation of a new landing system at the Roseburg Regional Airport should go to great lengths to address Mt. Nebo obstruction issues identified by the Federal Aviation Administration.

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  14. US says ban on laptops in airplane cabins has been liftedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PennLive.com

    ... ion batteries that are prone to overheating in cargo increased the risk of fire. Now the Federal Aviation Administration is telling airlines that that devices with lithium batteries should be put in carry-on baggage and not placed in checked luggage ...

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  15. Drones, VR and OLED TVs to top $1B U.S. sales markRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | USA Today

    ... year. As for drones, drones weighing no more than a half pound (less than 250 grams) -- the Federal Aviation Administration's cutoff point for mandatory registration -- are selling better, with about 2 million forecast to be sold this year. ...

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  16. Drone flying in the UK and US: All the rules and regulations explainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pocket-lint.co.uk

    ... event or a concert. If you're flying a drone for recreational use, there's good news: the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) only has a few rules in place for small, non-commercial drones weighing less than 55 pounds. These are also known as ...

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  17. US: Ban on Laptops in Airplane Cabins Has Been LiftedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Max

    ... ion batteries that are prone to overheating in cargo increased the risk of fire. Now the Federal Aviation Administration is telling airlines that that devices with lithium batteries should be put in carry-on baggage and not placed in checked luggage ...

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  18. Whitestone asks FAA to reroute helicoptersRead the original story

    Yesterday | Queens Crap

    ... reports and they also say they have set up sensors that track aircraft. They're asking the Federal Aviation Administration to review the official flight plan that brings choppers and sea-planes over northwestern Queens. The neighbors point out the ...

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  19. National Power Corporation v. Federal Aviation AdministrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | FindLaw

    National Power Corporation seeks review of a Federal Aviation Administration Administrator's decision finding that National Power knowingly violated multiple hazardous material regulations , and assessing a $66,000 civil penalty against it. Because the Administrator's conclusions are supported by substantial evidence and his findings were not arbitrary and capricious or an abuse of discretion, we deny National Power's petition for review.

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  20. Your OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times-Tribune

    ... people on board ran off the end of a runway after landing at Seamans Airport Wednesday, the Federal Aviation Administration said. Dispatchers called for an ambulance to respond to Windsock Lane around 8:40 p.m. for the (read more) Perhaps no truer ...

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