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  1. Slashing Loyalty Benefits and 8 Other Aviation Trends This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Skift

    Rendering of sitting area with bar at American Airlines new Admirals Club lounges. Lounges are often still a perk for high-tier loyalty members.

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  2. Problems at takeoff cited before fatal plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Albany Times Union

    ... at the departure end of the runway "at a very low altitude" as it began a left turn. A Federal Aviation Administration radar track indicated what appeared to be the plane climb to about 100 feet above ground level and then ending about 1,000 feet ...

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  3. Experimental plane crashes in western Ohio, killing 2 peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | WFMJ-TV Youngstown

    The Springfield News-Sun identifies the victims as 81-year-old Levon King and 85-year-old Gloria King, a husband and wife from Dearborn, Michigan. The Federal Aviation Administration says it lost radio and radar contact with the plane and alerted the state patrol late Friday morning.

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  4. Drone Revolution: The Energy Industry Could Be a Proving GroundRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Motley Fool

    The utility of drones in the commercial market is just starting to be discovered, and one place where they may go into use rapidly is in the energy industry. There are myriad applications in which companies may use drones, and with regulations recently being opened up by the Federal Aviation Administration , they're starting to be deployed in the field.

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  5. Airborne 07.22.16: ONE Aviation New Jet, Drone Pilot Nabbed, Stemme Twin VoyagerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    ONE Aviation has provided ANN with the initial outline for an improved Eclipse project that offers more performance and features. Currently known as 'Project Canada', ONE Aviation proudly intones that this new aircraft is all about offering more.

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  6. EAA Raises The Bar -- Accessible Safety STC Adds More Aircraft, More DevicesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    We knew it was coming and we're glad to see it coming along so well and siwiftly... EAA has announced several much anticipated updates to the FAA STC it pioneered for the Dynon EFIS-D10A, an STC that was originally announced at the Sun 'n Fun Fly-In at Lakeland, Florida, in April. The Accessible Safety STC, which is now available to EAA members for $100 each, can be ordered at eaa.org/AccessibleSafetySTC and will be shipped within two weeks after EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2016.

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  7. Democratic Convention Is A No Drone ZoneRead the original story

    Yesterday | Aero-News Network

    Philadelphia and its surrounding communities are off limits to drones under flight restrictions the FAA has put in place from 2 p.m. on July 25 through 5 a.m. on July 29. The restricted area is a circle of airspace 30 nautical miles in radius around the Wells Fargo Center in downtown Philadelphia. Flying a drone anywhere in the restricted area during the Democratic Convention is against the law.

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  8. Two elderly people killed in fatal plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Peak Of Ohio

    ... Township in Clark County. The plane, a single engine Vans/RV9A sustained severe damage. The Federal Aviation Administration was investigating the cause of the plane crash. Killed in the crash were Levon G. King, 81, and Gloria D. King, 85, both of ...

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  9. Donuts in flight in first US-approved drone deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Korea Herald

    ... ake the entire assortment in our stores available for delivery to customers in minutes." The Federal Aviation Administration this year updated rules allowing for some commercial drone operations in US airspace.

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  10. Small plane crashes near Dodge CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Post-Bulletin

    ... were on scene, as well as officials from the National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration. According to deputies at the scene, the pilot was having engine problems with the plane and was trying to reach the Dodge ...

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  11. NASA celebrates air, space at EAA AirVenture 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Aerotech News And Review

    ... research aircraft; a panel to include representatives from NASA's Ames Research Center, the Federal Aviation Administration, and Google, as well as the EAA president, who will discuss efforts to allow for safe, shared use of the national airspace ...

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  12. Companies are flooding Earth's orbit with satellites, but no one's directing trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... the way to avoid a collision. Some members of Congress think a civilian agency, such as the Federal Aviation Administration, should be made responsible for managing satellite traffic. Rep. Jim Bridenstine (R-Okla.), has led that effort, saying the ...

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  13. FAA's Allegiant review finds "minor" deficienciesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    The Federal Aviation Administration found deficiencies in some operations during a review of Allegiant Air, including missing signatures and training materials. In a letter dated July 18, the principal inspector detailed a list of "element design and element performance deficiencies" found during the review, which tested 23 components.

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  14. Air-Dropping Slurpees Is the Single Best Use of a Drone EverRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Time

    ... like Amazon and Google , are exploring using drones for delivering packages. But strict Federal Aviation Administration drone regulations, they say, have pushed them to do a lot of the testing overseas in countries like the Netherlands and Canada. ...

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  15. 7-Eleven delivers first Slurpee by droneRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Hill

    ... were equally integrated," said Chris Walach, director of operations for the NIAS. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) finalized rules allowing small commercial drone use last month, but unmanned aircraft systems must stay in the operator's ...

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  16. U.S. to complete key step for regulating aircraft emissions: sourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... Embraer SA that will apply to all new aircraft models launched after 2020. The EPA and the Federal Aviation Administration represented the United States in the negotiations, where they pushed for more stringent targets than the European Union. ...

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  17. 32 million drivers strandedRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Fox News

    ... $150,000 . He said he's secured the proper permission and permits from private land owners, Federal Aviation Administration, even Homeland Security, to green light his blastoff. Others have stepped up as well, including Slash from Guns N' Roses. ...

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  18. FAA cites Allegiant Air for 'minor' infractionsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Allegiant Air crew members did not consistently follow procedures, ramp personnel did not correctly complete forms and passengers were observed with excessive carry-on bags, according to an audit issued by the Federal Aviation Administration. The FAA said that the issues were "minor" during the three-month examination that wrapped up June 30, the Las Vegas budget carrier will not face penalties or enforcement action.

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  19. The CubCrafters XCub Is an Ideal Backcountry MachineRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Flying

    I could smell the pine trees below as I turned base and the nose of the little taildragger I was piloting pointed toward a sheer rock wall. When I turned final, the runway was still invisible.

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  20. Cochran, Wicker: $20.3M for Mississippi airport upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Newms360.com

    Mississippi's two U.S. senators say 19 of the state's airports will benefit from $20.3 million in Federal Aviation Administration grants awarded by the U.S. Department of Transportation. The Airport Improvement Program grants include $13.8 million approved for runway work at the Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport and nearly $4.6 million for noise abatement and other work at the Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport.

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