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  1. Pilot found dead in Houlton plane crash identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... in that craft [and] he is no stranger to aviation, that is for sure." Officials with the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board were at the crash site off White Settlement Road on Friday recovering the plane's ...

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  2. Stunt plane crashes ahead of NY air show, killing pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    7 min ago | Daily Reporter

    ... of New Windsor, where the New York Air Show is scheduled to take place this weekend. The Federal Aviation Administration said the plane was a Giles G202 experimental aircraft owned by stunt pilot Andrew Wright of Austin, Texas. Wright took a local ...

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  3. FAA Approves Use of First-Ever Paper Airplane DroneRead the original story

    7 min ago | WBAL-AM Baltimore

    The Federal Aviation Administration has approved its first-ever paper airplane drone to fly commercially. Under FAA requirements, drones may not be operated outside restricted airspace and below 200 feet.

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  4. Police Taser drones authorized in North DakotaRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | USA Today

    ... from tracking animal populations to tending crops. Laws have yet to keep pace, with the Federal Aviation Administration proposing a series of rules and regulations that have yet to be adopted. "All these legal questions brought up by drones really ...

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  5. Pilot dies when stunt plane crashes in NY air show practiceRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | 13WHAM

    ... of New Windsor, where the New York Air Show is scheduled to take place this weekend. The Federal Aviation Administration says the plane was a Giles G 202 experimental aircraft owned by stunt pilot Andrew Wright of Austin, Texas. Wright took a local ...

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  6. Pilot dies when stunt plane crashes at Stewart Airport Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Times Herald-Record

    ... Friday at Stewart, where the New York Air Show is scheduled to take place this weekend. The Federal Aviation Administration said the plane was a Giles G202 experimental aircraft owned by stunt pilot Andrew Wright of Austin, Tex. Wright took a local ...

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  7. Pilot dies in NY airshow crashRead the original story

    1 hr ago | New York Post

    A Giles G 202 stunt plane is seen with the tail broken off during a practice run at the New York Air Show on Aug. 28. It girls Kendall Jenner and Gigi Hadid and Lady Gaga's bulldog star in the best of the new season's campaigns A stunt pilot was killed during a practice flight on Friday ahead of this weekend's New York Air Show in Orange County, authorities confirmed. The accident happened just after 2 p.m. at Stewart International Airport in New Windsor, which is hosting the show, the Federal Aviation Administration said.

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  8. FAA starts testing its drone safety appRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Engadget

    Back in May, the Federal Aviation Administration announced plans to test an app for drone hobbyists that'll ensure they're flying in approved airspace . The mobile software appears to be on schedule as B4UFLY is now in closed beta for iOS.

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  9. FAA, NTSB on scene of Houlton plane crash, plane's engines recoveredRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bangor Daily News

    ... but no, I would not say he was on a first-name basis with any of them." Officials with the Federal Aviation Administration and the National Transportation Safety Board were at the crash site off White Settlement Road Friday recovering the plane's ...

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  10. 'Apparent Structural Failure' Cited in Crash that Killed New York Air Show PilotRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... Steven M. Neuhaus, the County's Department of Emergency Services, the State Police and the Federal Aviation Administration are on the scene of the accident. Practice for the day has been cancelled. The New York Air Show is still planned to take ...

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  11. PHOTO: Photo of PowerUp 3.0, a smartphone controlled paper airplane.Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    Under FAA requirements, drones may not be operated outside restricted airspace and below 200 feet. However, the FAA's exemption approval waives those restrictions.

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  12. How this newly formed Jacksonville drone company plans to separate itself from the packRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... and videos - is getting notice. Aeritek, or Aerial Imaging Technology, recently received its Federal Aviation Administration Section 333 exemption, which means it has permission to use drones for commercial work. Already, it has completed a major ...

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  13. New City signs agreement for airport upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Vicksburg Post

    The city of Vicksburg is getting more than $170,000 in Federal Aviation Administration funds for improvements to the Vicksburg Municipal Airport. The Board of Mayor and Aldermen Thursday authorized Mayor George Flaggs Jr. to sign an agreement with the FAA for $176,750.40 to cover 90 percent of the cost of two contracts totaling $196,406 for projects at the 67-year-old airport to improve pilot safety.

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  14. Why You Always End Up Paying Too Much For In-Flight WiFiRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Switched

    ... Nolan, a spokesperson for the company. (This this is liable to change soon. On Monday, the Federal Aviation Administration approved a new technology to allow Gogo to deliver broadband speeds about 20 times faster on flights.) For now, Gogo keeps ...

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  15. Reports: stunt plane crashes in New Windsor, pilot deadRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... plane crashed at about 2 p.m. at Orange County's Stewart International Airport, the Federal Aviation Administration said. Photographs taken of the plane during the practice flight appear to show the tail section breaking off moments before the ...

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  16. Drone Operator Allegedly Blocks LAPD Helicopter Above HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... e man for interfering with police work, Vanegas said. Authorities also will consult with the Federal Aviation Administration to determine if the drone's proximity to the helicopter breached FAA regulations, Vanegas said.

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  17. Las Vegas airport traffic up 8.8 percent in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    ... skin was torn while on its way from Phoenix to Sacramento. The discovery prompted the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and Boeing to require emergency inspections on a portion of the 737 fleet manufactured during the 1980s and 1990s for the ...

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  18. Why a Drone Journalism Educator Is Getting His Pilota s LicenseRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Editor & Publisher

    ... one Journalism Lab, which he founded in 2011, only to see it grounded two years later by the Federal Aviation Administration.

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  19. FAA to Rise to the CloudRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Airport Business

    The Federal Aviation Administration will soon be floating in the Cloud and benefiting from advanced computing solutions through a partnership with leading companies in the Cloud industry. After a careful process, the agency has announced that CSC Government Solutions will lead an overall integration effort that will also include Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure and other leading Cloud providers.

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  20. FAA's commercial drone application process to be audited by the DOTRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | JD Supra

    While by law, any aircraft operation in the national airspace requires a certificated and registered aircraft, a licensed pilot, and operational approval, 33 of the FAA Modernization and Reform Act of 2012, permits the FAA to allow waivers for commercial drone use. On August 20, 2015 the U.S. Department of Transportation announced that it will audit the Federal Aviation Administration's current processes for commercial drone use applications.

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