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  1. Cotswolds students encouraged to reach for the skies in aviation scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Tewkesburyadmag.co.uk

    ... the lives of many scholars, helping them embark in an aviation based industry whether it be military, commercial flying, engineering or air traffic services. The schedule for the two week course includes flying lessons in fixed wing planes, ...

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  2. Aviation groups accuse city of making it difficult to operate at Santa Monica AirportRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Los Angeles Times

    In the ongoing battle over the fate of Santa Monica Airport , a group of aviation organizations and businesses has accused the coastal city of imposing illegal landing fees, diverting airport funds to non-aviation uses and setting unfair leasing policies to force out aeronautical tenants. In a complaint filed late Friday with the Federal Aviation Administration , the group alleges that the city has pursued plans for years to make it increasingly difficult for aviation businesses, pilots and aircraft owners to operate at the famous airport that was once home to Douglas Aircraft Co.

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  3. New Scouting post geared to flyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Daily Commercial

    ... fly in general aviation aircraft, and take aviation field trips to learn about various aspects of the world of flying, Luebbers said. Through the Young Eagles program, they will be able to start studying for their ground school exam and accrue some ...

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  4. Award-winning Aircraft Tow Equipment now comes with No-Risk GuaranteeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | PR Log

    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. - Feb. 8, 2016 - PRLog -- Last year TNA Aviation Technologies unveiled its game changing and highly innovative line of advanced aircraft tow tugs.

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  5. New Sustainable Aviation Symposium Set For MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | AVweb

    We were flying into Birmingham, Alabama at about 2:00am on a Sunday morning. The sky was clear with great visibility.

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  6. TNA Aviation Technologies Announces Buy-Back Guarantee for Aircraft Tow TugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | PR.com

    St. Augustine, FL, February 08, 2016 -- -- Last year, TNA Aviation Technologies unveiled its game changing and highly innovative line of advanced aircraft tow tugs. The TugMAXXE and Flyer-Truck electrical towbarless tug vehicles combine revolutionary technology, unrivalled flexibility, unique practicability, unparalleled quality, and convenience making it the most ingenious aircraft tow system in the industry.

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  7. "Biggles" drug smuggling trips in North YorkshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | York Press

    A NORTH Yorkshire pilot who called himself Biggles was at the centre of a plot to smuggle A 33.5 million worth of cocaine into Britain from Germany in his light aircraft, a court heard. Andrew Wright imported 268 kilos of the Class A drug in eight trips from Breighton Airfield in Selby , North Yorkshire, to Germany and back over three months in the autumn of 2014.

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  8. Thieves nab gyrocopterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Northern Daily Leader

    The micro-light aircraft and enclosed trailer had a wheel lock and a hitch lock fitted while it was parked outside a Kalinda Pl home in South Tamworth. Anyone with information on the theft or the location of the trailer and aircraft is urged to contact Tamworth police on 6768 2999.

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  9. Wisconsin Aviation Offers a Free Seminar "All About Drones" At Madison, WisconsinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... (FAA) and the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA) to address the concerns about privacy and public safety when flying drones--particularly those with video/photographic equipment. You will learn answers to the following questions and more: Who ...

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  10. AVmail: February 8, 2016Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | AVweb

    ... offering a... And that's being other than glorified stall horns. They should be integrated into training and everyday flying, just as the military does... Automation is supposed to serve the pilot, not replace him. (Or her.) Understanding that ...

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  11. Attack: LeT operative Headley to depose before Mumbai courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Echo

    This is the first time in India that any court will be conducting the prosecution of a high-profile worldwide terrorist via video-conferencing. American terror agent David Coleman Headley confesses the involvement of Pakistan's ISI and its army in the 26/11 Mumbai terror attacks that killed at least 166 people.

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  12. When does the team arrive at RDU Monday?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Card Chronicle

    I want to show my support and give my ovation to the team when they arrive for their game Monday. Assuming they are not already here, does anyone know when they will depart tomorrow, or better yet arrrive at the Raleigh Durham airport? Maybe like minded local fans can join me.

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  13. Suicide Bomber Likely Caused Daallo ExplosionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | AVweb

    The FAA is looking at cutting its Contract Weather Observer staffing at 57 airports around the country, moving some duties to local ATC,... While flying from Chicago to Bismarck, North Dakota on New Year's Day, my co-pilot and I were monitoring 121.5 when someone asked if... Automation is supposed to serve the pilot, not replace him. Understanding that should start on day one of training.

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  14. Short- And Soft-Field LandingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | AVweb

    ... offering a... And that's being other than glorified stall horns. They should be integrated into training and everyday flying, just as the military does... Automation is supposed to serve the pilot, not replace him. (Or her.) Understanding that ...

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  15. Video: Flying Aspen's Angle of Attack SystemRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | AVweb

    We were flying into Birmingham, Alabama at about 2:00am on a Sunday morning. The sky was clear with great visibility.

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  16. Musk Moving On Electric JetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | AVweb

    The FAA is looking at cutting its Contract Weather Observer staffing at 57 airports around the country, moving some duties to local ATC,... While flying from Chicago to Bismarck, North Dakota on New Year's Day, my co-pilot and I were monitoring 121.5 when someone asked if... Automation is supposed to serve the pilot, not replace him. Understanding that should start on day one of training.

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  17. Sheltair Aviation plans $55M hangar at Republic AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Newsday

    Rendering of the new 210,000-square-foot hangar, a $55 million-dollar project with groundbreaking scheduled for October 2016. Sheltair Aviation said it has chosen BDG Construction and AECOM to design and build the hangar at Republic Airport in East Farmingdale.

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  18. What AoA Indicators Don't Do ThatThey ShouldRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 7 | AVweb

    The FAA is looking at cutting its Contract Weather Observer staffing at 57 airports around the country, moving some duties to local ATC,... While flying from Chicago to Bismarck, North Dakota on New Year's Day, my co-pilot and I were monitoring 121.5 when someone asked if... Automation is supposed to serve the pilot, not replace him. Understanding that should start on day one of training.

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  19. Duchess Helps Air Cadets Celebrate AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | LBC 97.3

    The Duchess of Cambridge is carrying out her first engagement as Honorary Air Commandant of the Air Cadets, by helping the organisation mark its 75th anniversary. Kate took on the role in December, assuming the post from the Duke of Edinburgh, who has been involved with the air cadets for over 60 years.

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  20. Voices of Valor: RK BrownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Waco Tribune-Herald

    Rayford Brown had been forced to bail out of his F-4 Phantom II jet into the jungle of Laos on the second day of 1971. Lost and alone, he had been able to make radio contact with his base, but he was in unfriendly territory with night fast approaching.

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