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  1. Forget Flying Commercial: The Personal Airplane is Taking OffRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

    ... colleagues, clients or customers visit Delays. Cramped seats. Interminable security lines. Flying commercial can be a drag. But a clever new class of small aircraft offers a way out-and getting a license to pilot one ...


  2. No word on DA woman missing in NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    The deputy leader of the Democratic Alliance in North West, Petro Nel remains missing in Nepal, the party said on Friday. "Search teams in Nepal have resumed searching this morning [Friday] for Nel's light aircraft.


  3. Aircraft Seating Market Worth 14.82 Billion USD by 2020Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Sys-Con Media

    Browse 78 market data Tables and 97 Figures spread through 170 Pages and in-depth TOC on "Aircraft Seating Market " . The aircraft seating market is classified into four major segments, namely, seat type, aircraft type, fit type, component, and region.


  4. Family mourns Nigerian pilgrim who fled Boko Haram but died in Haj crushRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago |

    Pilgrims returning from their Haj in Saudi Arabia look on at the General Aviation Terminal of the Abuja Airport, Nigeria September 29, 2015. REUTERS/ Afolabi Sotunde Hajj returnees from Saudi Arabia, Kogi State, are seen on arrival at the General Aviation Terminal, in Abuja, Nigeria September 29, 2015.


  5. .com | Air search for missing DA official called offRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | News24

    Nepalese authorities have grounded a plane that was searching for the ultra-light aircraft carrying Democratic Alliance North West deputy leader Petro Nel. The air search has been called off.


  6. Airborne 10.08.15: New ND Airport, Gone West: Dick Taylor, IFD440 UpdateRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    ... to both the civil and military aviation industry have led to safety improvements that continue today. His flying career began during World War Two, when he served as a U.S. Army artillery spotter pilot in Europe." Brazil's approval agency, known as ...


  7. .com | Missing DA North West official's family remain hopefulRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | News24

    Family members of missing Democratic Alliance North West deputy leader Petro Nel are positive she will be found, her husband JC Nel said on Thursday evening. Speaking to News24, Nel said the family had not received any new information since they were informed of his wife's disappearance on Thursday morning.


  8. a AVIC announces CNY20 billion general aviation baseRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Flight Global

    AVIC plans to develop a CNY20 billion general aviation base in the country's central Hubei province. The development will cover 30 square km in Jingmen City, says a report in state newspaper China Daily.


  9. First lady pilot of Vietnamese airline is a FilipinoRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    FILIPINO pilot Captain Antonette Ortiz Parocha has made history by being the first female co-pilot of Vietnam's privately-owned new-age airline, Viet Jet Air , airport authorities said on Thursday. The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines said that Parocha paid a courtersy call to CAAP director general William Hotchkiss III on Thursday after submitting her application for Airline Transport Pilot License .


  10. a KAI conducts maiden flight of KT-100 ab initio trainerRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Flight Global

    Korea Aerospace Industries has conducted the first flight of its KT-100 aircraft, the ab initio trainer variant of the KC-100 Naraon light aircraft. The flight took place on 5 October from KAI's Sacheon factory, and last about one hour and twenty minutes, KAI says in a statement.


  11. Skies over Southern Ontario to get more crowded, says reportRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Windsor Star

    Sarah Sacheli, Windsor Star Oct 08, 2015 - 8:27 PM EDT Last Updated: Oct 08, 2015 - 8:56 PM EDT Regional airports like Windsor will become more important in the coming decades with passenger travel in Southern Ontario expected to explode. Air passenger travel in the region is expected to more than double by 2043, exceeding the capacity of all airports in Southern Ontario combined, says a report done for the Greater Toronto Airports Authority.


  12. FAA issues $27 million grant to replace North Dakota airportRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | CE News

    Washington, D.C. - The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Aviation Administration announced a $27 million Airport Improvement Program grant to the City of Williston, N.D., to purchase land to build a new airport and meet growing aviation demand by replacing Sloulin Field International Airport. "This grant reflects our commitment to meet the changing aviation needs of airports around the country," said U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx.


  13. Fuel Farm May Mean More Revenue For Avon Park Executive AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Airport Business

    Oct. 08--AVON PARK -- They're new, bigger and hopes are they'll help keep the city's economy soaring. Once they're up and flowing, Avon Park city officials are anticipating the new gasoline tanks at the Avon Park Executive Airport "fuel farm" to generate an added $70,000 to $100,000 revenue for the city.


  14. The forgotten woman pilot who flew Spitfires and bombers in WW2Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... licence - but her remarkable story has been largely forgotten, says Chris Jackson. In 1926 a would-be pilot booked a flying lesson. The application to join Newcastle Aero club at Cramlington airfield was signed "CR Leathart". Only after she was ...


  15. Industry Associations Addressing Parts Marking Issue on New MAG ChangeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Airport Business

    On Oct. 7, a coalition of aviation trade associations sent a letter to the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration and the European Aviation Safety Agency addressing a major issue in the international agreement between the two bodies. The complication: documentation of aircraft parts that are subject to the jurisdiction of both the European Union and the United States.


  16. New This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 6 | AVweb

    ... such development that just the gee-whiz of light-aircraft auto landings. The Weekender has some scenic seasonal flying in the works, thanks to SocialFlight, which found a Fall Foliage Fun Day (both Saturday and... A trove of 8,400 NASA photos from ...


  17. Poachers' Poison Kills 14 Elephants in ZimbabweRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | How Stuff Works

    There's no silver bullet solution to protecting endangered species. We can't stand guard over every single one of them, as this man is doing to protect black rhinos in Zimbabwe.


  18. Da N West deputy's plane missing in NepalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    A light aircraft with a Democratic Alliance leader on board has gone missing in Nepal, the opposition party said on Thursday. The plane, with only a pilot and DA North West deputy leader Petro Nel, on board did not arrive back on schedule after it took off for a sightseeing trip earlier on Thursday.


  19. .com | Fewer aviation deaths in SARead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    On June 6 last year, a 29-year-old pilot was flying a small, single-engine plane from George aerodrome to Tsitsikamma, when the engine began vibrating, then seized. He watched the propeller separate from the nose of the plane and disappear over his cockpit.


  20. .com | DA shocked by NW deputy leader plane disappearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News24

    The DA in the North West was in a state of shock on Thursday following the disappearance of a plane in Nepal carrying deputy leader Petro Nel. "The Democratic Alliance North West has learned with shock today that the ultra-light aircraft in which our deputy provincial leader was travelling today has been reported as missing in Nepal," provincial leader Joe McGluwa said in a statement.