Federal Aviation Administration Newswire (Page 4)

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  1. How drones do (and don't) threaten passenger aircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 19 | Salon

    ... to aviation safety is scarce, even as consumer and commercial drone sales take off. The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) projects that almost seven million drones could be sold in the U.S. by 2020. Pilots already take the potential for ...

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  2. Wall of buses ready at Palm Beach airport in anticipation of Trump visit for ThanksgivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Washington Examiner

    ... buses pic.twitter.com/FjS65PET47 Patrick Terpstra (@PatrickTerpstra) March 4, 2017 The Federal Aviation Administration has issued a "VIP Movement Notification" for pilots in the area spanning Nov. 21 to the afternoon on Nov. 26, the Palm Beach Post ...

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  3. Trump To Spend Thanksgiving At Mar-A-LagoRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | The Daily Caller

    Trump is expected to arrive at his Florida home on Tuesday and leave Sunday, according to a Federal Aviation Administration advisory about a "VIP" movement. The president dubbed Mar-a-Lago "the Southern White House" in February.

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  4. Spaceport America seeks additional fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Santa Fe New Mexican

    Spaceport America CEO Dan Hicks, above, told attendees at the Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce 2017 Space Update Luncheon last week that more spaceports are poised to enter the commercial space industry, with 10 other licensed spaceports operating and an additional nine applications pending with the Federal Aviation Administration. Andrew Oxford/New Mexican File Photo Spaceport America CEO Dan Hicks, above, told attendees at the Greater Las Cruces Chamber of Commerce 2017 Space Update Luncheon last week that more spaceports are poised to enter the commercial space industry, with 10 other licensed spaceports operating and an additional nine applications pending with the Federal Aviation Administration.

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  5. The FAA Can't Stop People From Throwing Live Turkeys Out Of PlanesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Switched

    The Federal Aviation Administration has found no violations with an infamous Arkansas event that involves dropping live turkeys from a plane - but that may be because no one ever thought they'd need a rule about that. "FAA regulations do not specifically prohibit dropping live animals from aircraft, possibly because the authors of the regulation never anticipated that an explicit prohibition would be necessary," an FAA spokesman told HuffPost in an email.

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  6. Police, first responders get drone training at Elgin Community CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Chicago Tribune

    ... with the residents about what they plan to do with the aircraft. Regulations from the Federal Aviation Administration and the state place limits on what an agency can and cannot use drones for and there are restrictions on where they can be flown. ...

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  7. Officials say small plane crashed in BladenboroRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | WWAY-TV Wilmington

    Kinlaw said they do not know at this time why the plane crashed and the Federal Aviation Administration will be investigating what happened.

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  8. Natalie Gochnour: Utah economic advice - stop, look and listenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Deseret News

    ... the state, pumping over $3 billion of stimulus from airline gate fees, rental car royalties, Federal Aviation Administration grants and past savings into the Utah economy. And let's not forget a stock market that continues to soar. For all these ...

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  9. AT&T Drones Are Cleared for Take Off in Puerto RicoFortuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 18 | Yahoo!

    The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on Friday said it had approved a request by AT&T to use a new drone known as the Flying Cow or Cell on Wings to help restore cellular service in Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria. The Pulse Vapor 55 drone functions like a cell tower in the sky, providing voice, data and internet service, the FAA said.

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  10. What Southwest Airlines' Hawaii plans mean for customers and competitorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Post-Bulletin

    ... its Hawaii service. No routes have been announced, and the carrier is working with the Federal Aviation Administration to get regulatory approval for extended flights over open water, a process that could take up to a year. "With low fares and ...

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  11. Navy acknowledges pilot drew male genitalia in the skyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Hill

    ... Whidbey did some sky writing today. - a i https://t.co/9IsYvkX1za pic.twitter.com/Lm7kpMhKpY Federal Aviation Administration officials told KREM 2 that unless the skywriting posed a risk to people's safety, they could do nothing about it, adding ...

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  12. Administration's Drone Pilot Program to Spur Innovative Drone UseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | jdsupra.com

    ... and tribal governments to promote the integration of drones in ways currently limited by Federal Aviation Administration ("FAA") regulation. The program is designed to "test the further integration of UAS into" the National Airspace System in ...

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  13. Amateur-Built Aircraft Accident Totals Drop To Historic LowsRead the original story

    Friday Nov 17 | Aero-News Network

    Fatal accidents in experimental category aircraft, particularly amateur-built aircraft, continued their decline during the Federal Aviation Administration's 2017 fiscal year that ended September 30, falling to historic lows. For the 12-month period from October 1, 2016, to September 30, 2017, fatal accident totals in amateur-built aircraft were down 18 percent to just 27, compared with 33 during the 2016 fiscal year.

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  14. LAWA, TSA officially debut first five automated screening lanes as...Read the original story

    Friday Nov 17 | PressReleasePoint

    ... is being paid for through a combination of an Airport Improvement Program grant from the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and LAWA capital funds, which does not include any money from the City of Los Angeles's general fund.

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  15. Navy Plane Draws Male Genitals in the Sky, Investigation UnderwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | News Max

    ... KREM about the images and said she didn't want to have to explain them to her children. The Federal Aviation Administration told the news station it "cannot police morality" and that it can't act against the pilot and crew unless their act posed a ...

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  16. SCRAA conditionally approves engineer agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Osky News

    ... for the next phase. Any task order that will cost over $100,000 will require review by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). This will extend the timeline for certain parts of the next phase. "We need to build some lead time to gain an ...

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  17. Navy issues apology after pilot draws penis in the skyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... today. We will investigate this incident to get all the facts and act accordingly." A Federal Aviation Administration official told KREM there was nothing the FAA could do about the drawing since it posed no safety risk, adding the FAA "cannot ...

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  18. News 2 hour ago 2:52 p.m.Navy grounds air crew after - irresponsible and immature' obsceneaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | KBMT

    ... who took pictures of the drawings reached out to KREM 2 to complain about the images. The Federal Aviation Administration said there was nothing they could do when they spoke with KREM on Thursday. An official said unless the act poses a safety ...

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  19. King County Jury Finds that Port of Seattle Illegally Fired Two EmployeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Stranger

    ... back in 2012 that was favorable to minority-owned concession businesses, but against Federal Aviation Administration rules that don't permit preferential treatment. Zachrisson alerted the FAA, and the FAA then told the port that it would be putting ...

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  20. Bracing To Battle Snow On The Roads And RunwaysRead the original story

    Friday Nov 17 | WVIZ-TV Cleveland

    Cleveland is spending millions to prepare for snow season, and it's getting some help from the Federal Aviation Administration. Two years ago, the FAA fined the city $735,000 for failing to adequately remove snow and ice from the tarmac at Hopkins International Airport.

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