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2014/12/19 00:38
2014/12/19 00:38
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With bushfire season starting in earnest in Australia, the NSW Rural Fire Service is warning that piloting drones in bushfire areas is a major safety risk that has the potential to ground an entire...
2014/12/19 00:38
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2014/12/19 00:38
2014/12/19 00:38
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A man in Melbourne, Australia has been fined AU$850 after crashing a recreational drone over a police operation and coming close to injuring one of the police officers on the ground. During a...
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2014/12/15 17:55
2014/12/15 17:55
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THE airline seeking to resurrect flights between Tamworth and Brisbane has pushed its starting date back a fortnight. Brisbane-based carrier Jetgo is now targeting Friday, February 2, for the highly...
2014/12/15 14:19
2014/12/15 14:19
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A CORONER’S report has found a failed tail rotor to be the cause of the Rotorway helicopter crash that killed North East man Andrew Mull in 2006. The Tawonga South man died when his two-sea A...
2014/12/11 22:18
2014/12/11 22:18
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THE Sunshine Coast has a new tourist attraction that is sure to take off - its first commercial seaplane operation. After a long and divided debate, the Sunshine Coast Council agreed to give Paradise...
2014/12/10 19:57
2014/12/10 19:57
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THE Commonwealth Government's planned shake-up of aviation safety regulations has been welcomed by the chief of regional airline Rex as an opportunity to "reverse the toxic relationship" between the...
2014/12/09 20:24
2014/12/09 20:24
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THEY might not yet be in widespread use, but drone technology has widespread applications on farms. From the management of stock health to remote sensing paddock quality, drones now have the capacity...
2014/12/09 03:29
2014/12/09 03:29
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WILL drones be the new must-have Christmas gift for kids? A senior Australian researcher in intelligent transport systems thinks a ready to fly drone in the stocking may encourage youngsters to be...
2014/12/07 03:55
2014/12/07 03:55
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MYRTLEFORD: Denis Piazza walked away with a minor cut to his leg after his light plane crashed. THE pictures of Denis Piazza’s light plane say it all — the nose bent almost 90 degrees, the door...
2014/12/05 21:55
2014/12/05 21:55
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NSW Police is trialling unmanned drone aircraft, which if successful could be used in search and rescue and emergencies. Raising concerns: the NSW police is trialling unmanned drones in search and...
2014/12/03 20:46
2014/12/03 20:46
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WOOLWORTHS is carving out territory in the world’s fastest growing wine market as it snaps up a major drinks distributor in China. The retail giant’s liquor group announced it had bought Summergate...
2014/12/03 09:17
2014/12/03 09:17
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Travel Updates Former SA cop flies through aviation glass ceiling to become Jetstar’s chief pilot Historic...Georgina Sutton has been appointed Chief Pilot of Jetstar Australia and New Zealand,...
2014/12/03 05:34
2014/12/03 05:34
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The broken Pel-Air jet on the sea floor near Norfolk Island The minister responsible for aviation, Warren Truss, has called for a new look at the Pel-Air crash, in which a Westwind corporate jet...
2014/12/02 19:23
2014/12/02 19:23
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AN UPGRADE of Massie Aerodrome that would allow it to cater to significantly larger aircraft is being floated as a means to protect its long-term viability. Southern Downs Regional Council is...
2014/12/01 23:12
2014/12/01 23:12
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A family has been left shaken after witnessing a near-miss between a light plane and a car on the Mornington Peninsula. A family has been left shaken after witnessing a near-miss between a light...
2014/12/01 05:49
2014/12/01 05:49
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Prime Minister Cameron Attends Acceptance Ceremony At RAF Brize Norton Airbus Defense and Space has delivered the first Airbus A400M new generation airlifter to the Royal Air Force, beginning the next...
2014/11/30 23:05
2014/11/30 23:05
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PRIVACY laws are under the microscope due to the increasing number of remote-controlled drones buzzing across Melbourne’s skies. Real estate agents, farmers, aviation enthusiasts, sports clubs and...
2014/11/30 20:46
2014/11/30 20:46
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Good intentions: Amazon hopes to use its "PrimeAir" drones to deliver packages. Photo: Amazon Amateur photographers and Hollywood filmmakers turn to them for lush overhead shots. Geologists use them...
2014/11/27 23:23
2014/11/27 23:23
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IT may seem like something out of a science fiction movie. But drones are a reality and are in demand. Drones can be used for aerial photography, surveying, agriculture and environmental protection,...
2014/11/27 23:05
2014/11/27 23:05
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Gwyn Perrett and Kirk Christie. Photo: Cortlan Bennett The whine of the turbo-fans as they spool up. The squeak of the brakes as you taxi along the tarmac. The rumble and shudder of the cockpit as...
2014/12/19 00:38
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