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  1. FAA cites fail-safe system problem in crash that killed sevenRead the original story w/Photo

    51 min ago | The Daily Republic

    ... takeoff." The Philadelphia Inquirer reported Saturday that in response to its questions, the Federal Aviation Administration announced Friday that it was working with Gulfstream on "design changes" to the nearly 500 Gulfstream IV aircraft still in ...

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  2. Chinese Hackers Hit United AirlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | NewsFactor

    United Airlines is the latest to fall victim to a data breach. The hackers stole flight manifests, which disclose information about passengers on the flight and their destinations.

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  3. Gulfstream says jet that crashed in Bedford has design flawRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Boston.com

    The manufacturer of the plane that crashed during takeoff in Bedford last year, killing seven people, including the co-owner of The Philadelphia Inquirer, said the accident could have been avoided by "a simple check" of the plane's steering gear, according to an accident report released Friday. In the report, Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. said the inflight crew tried to take off with a gust lock engaged, despite repeated system warnings.

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  4. Company, FAA working on Gulfstream IV jet fail-safe problemRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Lewistown Sentinel

    ... e runway before crashing. The Philadelphia Inquirer (http://bit.ly/1IQmkVX) reports that the Federal Aviation Administration is working with Gulfstream on design changes to nearly 500 of the planes still in service.

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  5. FAA sued over 2013 small plane crash that killed 3Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | St. Augustine Record

    The family of a woman who died when a small plane crashed into a central Florida house in 2013 has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Federal Aviation Administration. Charisse Peoples, 42, was a passenger in the Tennessee-bound 1957 Beechcraft single-engine plane that crashed into a Palm Coast house.

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  6. North Idaho College offering new FAA-certified aerospace programRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    Couer D'Alene, Idaho a Officials with North Idaho College say they are expanding their aerospace program to include aircraft maintenance, an option that hasn't been offered at the college since it trained pilots, aircraft mechanics and aviation technicians during WWII. The Spokesman-Review reports that the program - which will be certified by the Federal Aviation Administration - will begin next month and accommodate 20 students.

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  7. Dead pilot found in plane wreckageRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KRON 4

    Ian Gregor of the Federal Aviation Administration says a passer-by found the wreckage of a twin-engine Cessna 337 on Saturday about four miles southeast of the Santa Paula airport.

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  8. Small plane crashes in Ventura County, killing pilotRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | SFGate

    ... in the Ventura County mountains near Santa Paula, killing the pilot. Ian Gregor of the Federal Aviation Administration says a passer-by found the wreckage of a twin-engine Cessna 337 on Saturday about four miles southeast of the Santa Paula airport.

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  9. Fail-safe problem reported on Gulfstream IV jets; same plane that crashed last year, killing 7Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... e runway before crashing. The Philadelphia Inquirer (http://bit.ly/1IQmkVX) reports that the Federal Aviation Administration is working with Gulfstream on design changes to nearly 500 of the planes still in service.

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  10. Fears for airline passengers' safety as TWO commercial planes come...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    ... the airport at an altitude of around 800 to 900 feet at 2.24pm on Friday, according to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). Less than three hours later, Delta Flight 407, carrying 154 passengers back from Orlando, Florida, spotted a drone ...

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  11. 2 Airliners Fly Within 1000 Feet Of Drone Above New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | WIBW-TV Topeka

    Two airplanes flying near one of the nation's busiest airports each came within 100 feet of a drone on Friday, according to audio from each flight's radio calls. The first, JetBlue Flight 1843, reported spotting a drone at 2:24 p.m. while approaching John F. Kennedy International Airport, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.

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  12. NASA helps FAA approved drone deliver medical supplies to patients in VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    The FAA recently approved the use of a NASA drone to deliver medical supplies to under-served patients in Wise County, VA in partnership with the Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership at Virginia Tech located in Blacksburg. Tests for the program, were conducted during the area's "Let's Fly Wisely" event mid July in which a NASA Langley fixed-wing Cirrus SR22 aircraft, and drone flown remotely from the ground by Flirtey Inc picked up 10 pounds of pharmaceuticals and supplies from an airport in Tazewell County in southwest Virginia, and delivered the medicine to the Lonesome Pine Airport in Wise County.

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  13. Firm reports problem in fail-safe system on jet that crashedRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... ce a problem was clear. The Philadelphia Inquirer ( http://bit.ly/1IQmkVX ) reports that the Federal Aviation Administration is working with Gulfstream on "design changes" to the aircraft.

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  14. Delta MD88 at New York on Jul 31st 2015, near collision with droneRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | AVHerald

    Last Update: Saturday, Aug 1st 2015 20:35Z 17146 Articles available Events from Jun 19th 1999 to Aug 1st 2015 Version 1.01 permits full offline reading, tracking of already read articles, introduces colour coding and fixes the app crashes encountered by a number of users. A Delta Airlines McDonnell Douglas MD-88, registration N907DL performing flight DL-407 from Orlando,FL to New York JFK,NY with 154 passengers and 5 crew, was on a VOR approach to runway 13L when the crew reported they had an encounter with a drone just to the southwest of "that abandoned airfield" , the drone was flying about 100 feet below them at their right wing.

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  15. Pilots warned of drones flying near JFK airportRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Two airplanes flying near one of the nation's busiest airports each came within 100 feet of a drone on Friday, according to audio from each flight's radio calls. The first, JetBlue Flight 1843, reported spotting a drone at 2:24 p.m. while approaching John F. Kennedy International Airport, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.

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  16. FAA: 2nd drone sighting Friday near Kennedy AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Newsday

    JetBlue Flight 1834, an Airbus A320 that was approaching Kennedy on its way north from Port-au-Prince International Airport in Haiti, reported seeing an Unmanned Aircraft System, or a drone, just before landing at 2:24 p.m. Friday. JetBlue Flight 1834, an Airbus A320 that was approaching Kennedy on its way north from Port-au-Prince International Airport in Haiti, reported seeing an Unmanned Aircraft System, or a drone, just before landing at 2:24 p.m. Friday.

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  17. FAA investigating drone flying close to airplanesaRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | USA Today

    ... Power training complex during power line inspection demonstration in Lithonia, Ga. The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating two incidents in which airplanes spotted a drone flying near them as they were landing at John F. Kennedy ...

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  18. FAA investigating drone flying close to airplanes near JFKRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KYTX-TV News

    The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating two incidents in which airplanes spotted a drone flying near them as they were landing at John F. Kennedy International Airport, one of the nation's busiest airports. Delta Flight 407, an MD80 en route from Orlando, was preparing to land at 4:55 p.m. Friday at JFK when it narrowly missed a drone flying below its right wing at 1,400 feet, according to multiple media reports.

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  19. 2 Airliners have 100-Foot Near Miss with Drone Above New YorkRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | WHO-TV

    Two airplanes flying near one of the nation's busiest airports each came within 100 feet of a drone on Friday, according to audio from each flight's radio calls. The first, JetBlue Flight 1843, reported spotting a drone at 2:24 p.m. while approaching John F. Kennedy International Airport, according to the Federal Aviation Administration.

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  20. FAA: Two Drone Sightings By Airplanes Near JFK AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | CBS Local

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