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  1. Airforms, Inc. Awarded New Engine Baffle Faa Pma ApprovalsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Airport Business

    BIG LAKE, ALASKA, 27-Aug-15 -- Airforms, Inc. growing line of replacement aircraft engine baffles now includes components for Mooney M20B/C/D aircraft. Airforms' engineering department received the new PMA recently through its continued work with the FAA Anchorage ACO .

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  2. Space program show not truthfulRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Ukiah Daily Journal

    I was laying on a beach on a casual Sunday flipping through a magazine when I came across an advertisement for ABC's Astronaut Wives Club with my heart going from a soft thumping to almost beating out of my chest I sat up and screamed! Finally a TV show about the Space Race! The Era I didn't get to live through. This will be the closest I ever get to experiencing it! I love space, I love NASA but I really love the History of the first Space Missions: Mercury, Gemini and Apollo -and now ABC was going to be debuting a show all about the early days of NASA! Does it get any better? The show would be following the lives of the Mercury 7 astronauts along with their wives and the NASA program.

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  3. Indiana Flight Center to host Fly-In Drive-In Movie Night at Elkhart Municipal Airport FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Airport Business

    Indiana Flight Center is hosting the first Fly-In Drive-In Movie Night at 6 p.m. Friday at the airport. The event features a showing of Disney movie "Planes," which will be projected on the hangar doors.

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  4. ARRAY(0x1024439c)Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    The fair, which opens Thursday in Monroe, has long been held during the 12 days leading up to Labor Day. But beginning next year, the Washington State Fair in Puyallup will kick off on the Friday before the holiday weekend and continue through Sept.

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  5. 'Impounded' aircraft allowed to goRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Newsday

    The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association said there was "no good reason" not to let the plane fly out A vintage aircraft that was "impounded" after making an emergency landing at a former airport in bad weather has been given permission to leave, the Light Aircraft Association said. It had said the pilot trespassed when he landed his Jodel G-AXSU en route from Cornwall to Kent on 9 August.

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  6. Virgin Galactic Appoints Nicola Pecile As PilotRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    ... to joining the Mojave community, Pecile served for 20 years in the Italian Air Force, initially as a fighter pilot flying the Tornado FMk.3 ADV and later as an experimental test pilot. A graduate of the French Test Pilot School EPNER, he worked ...

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  7. Alaska's Governor Makes September Aviation Appreciation MonthRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    Perhaps more than any other state, Alaska is dependant on General Aviation. The state boasts 737 registered airports, 9,347 registered airplanes, and 8,032 active pilots, according to statistics in Governor Bill Walker's official proclamation.

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  8. Last Call For Public Benefit NominationsRead the original story

    Tuesday | AVweb

    You probably know of a very worthy individual or organization deserving of special recognition for their volunteering beyond normal expectations or for significant achievements benefiting the world of public benefit flying and all those who fly to help others! Awards are presented by the National Aeronautic Association in association with the Air Care Alliance. Nominations are accepted through August 31. Remember this is not just about an individual award.

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  9. Sheltair to host Business Before HoursRead the original story

    Yesterday | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    Sheltair will host the next Business Before Hours event by the Daytona Regional Chamber of Commerce. The business networking and social gathering is from 8 a.m. to 9 a.m. Tuesday at the Sheltair facility, 563 Pearl Harbor Drive, at the Daytona Beach International Airport.

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  10. Meeker Airport Gets New Runway and TaxiwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Airport Business

    Located in Meeker, Colorado and serving the area for air transportation is Meeker Airport, a C-II general aviation airport. The FAA designation of C-II means the airport can accommodate aircraft with wingspan of less than 79 feet.

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  11. Licensed to fly: Nick Webster gets his wingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    ... of just 45 cadets, and just a handful of Islanders, who earned a six-week glider pilot scholarship at the Comox Cadet Flying Training Centre. "There's a pretty intense selection process," he said. "You have to go through an interview and an exam and ...

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  12. Auction of Old Mid-Continent Airport Items Brings in $83,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Airport Business

    Aug. 26--The Wichita Airport Authority is expected to net $83,200 from an auction of miscellaneous items from the old Mid-Continent terminal, city officials said. People who bought items not only are expected to come and pick them up, but they also must remove the items from where they are in the terminal.

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  13. Tyler city council considers resolution for airport constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KLTV Tyler

    The Tyler city council is expected to move forward today on a plan that would allow Tyler-Pounds regional airport to seek federal grants for another phase of it's runway renovation. The airport would be able to apply for and accept a 9.8 million dollar grant from the FAA, which would fund roughly 90 percent of the phase two runway renovation.

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  14. Airport manager Davis Dickson points to Phase 2 of runway construction.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The Tyler city council is expected to move forward today on a plan that would allow Tyler-Pounds regional airport to seek federal grants for another phase of it's runway renovation. The airport would be able to apply for and accept a 9.8 million dollar grant from the FAA, which would fund roughly 90 percent of the phase two runway renovation.

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  15. Diamond moment as Lucy is in the skyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Gazetteandherald.co.uk

    SCHOOLGIRL Lucy Hadlow is flying high after becoming one of the youngest people in the country to become a qualified glider pilot. The 14-year-old from Urchfont, near Devizes, made her first solo flight in a glider at Upavon as her proud mother Dawn and grandfather John Bradley looked on.

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  16. Thompson Announces FAA Grant Totaling $1.4 Million to University Park AirportRead the original story

    Yesterday | GantDaily.com

    U.S. Rep. Glenn 'GT' Thompson has announced the Federal Aviation Administration has awarded the University Park Airport more than $1.4 million in grant funding in order to rehabilitate the runway's apron, or the area where airplanes are parked, fueled, maintained and boarded. "This funding is part of a much larger project to maintain and rehabilitate the University Park Airport's facilities, making sure it is kept up-to-date with FAA standards," Thompson said.

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  17. MIA launches massive Energy Saving Program by FPL ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobeNewswire

    From left to right: Miami-Dade Aviation Director Emilio T. Gonzalez explains the Sustainability Project at MIA; Assistant Director for Facilities Management Carlos Jose and Director Emilio T. Gonzalez tour the cooling tower at MIA's Central Chiller Plant. Hi-res images are available upon request.

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  18. Aerotrain - Geek News CentralRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Geek News Central

    Last week I was on holiday in France. Driving down from Paris to Orleans on the D2020, I noticed a long raised structure to the east running for several kilometres.

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  19. Pentagon Will Test F-35 Against A-10Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | DefenceTalk News

    ... CAS capability and capacity gaps for 10 to 12 years." This would create training shortfalls, increase costs per flying hour, and sideline over 200 CAS-experienced pilots due to aircraft shortages. It is irresponsible to retire additional A-10s until ...

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  20. Free weather forecasts for recreational pilotsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Scoop

    ... ays. The use of MetFlight GA services are expected to increase over summer, when recreational pilots do most of their flying.

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