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The Aero-News Network
FAA Announces New Commercial Hot-Air Balloon Safety ProgramIn Texas That Resulted In 16 Fatalities After a July 2016 balloon accident in
The Aero-News Network / Posted 8 minutes ago
In Texas That Resulted In 16 Fatalities After a July 2016 balloon accident in Lockhart, TX that caused 16 fatalities, the FAA took proactive steps to increase the safety of hot-air balloon tourism. As the result of a year-long FAA “Call to Action”... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
E-AB Accident Numbers Round-Off Fiscal Year Well Under FAA Limityear 2017, with amateur-built aircraft accounting for roughly two-thirds of tho
The Aero-News Network / Posted 8 minutes ago
year 2017, with amateur-built aircraft accounting for roughly two-thirds of those accidents. As in previous years, the FAA established a “not-to- exceed” number based on a one percent reduction in accidents from the previous three-year average.... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Stage 5 Aircraft Noise Standards Begin January 1, 2018Newly-Designed Airplanes Will Be Held To The Updated Noise Levels Beginning in
The Aero-News Network / Posted 8 minutes ago
Newly-Designed Airplanes Will Be Held To The Updated Noise Levels Beginning in January 1, 2018, the FAA will require newly designed aircraft to be quieter which will help toward lowering noise around airports and surrounding communities. Called... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Feds mull tougher balloon pilot rules year after Texas crashappointed NTSB chairman in August, criticized shortly after the crash what he c
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 18 minutes ago
appointed NTSB chairman in August, criticized shortly after the crash what he called what he called a "disparity" in the FAA requirements for balloon operators compared to plane or helicopter pilots. Balloon pilots are only required to write a... Read more
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New Kerala
Honeywell Engines Reach More Than 225 Million Flight Hours - newkerala news #281083the market. The company's latest engine model, the HTF7700L, has now been certi
New Kerala / Posted 19 minutes ago
the market. The company's latest engine model, the HTF7700L, has now been certified by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) for the Cessna Citation Longitude, the upcoming super mid-size aircraft from Textron Aviation. Major Honeywell Engine... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Feds mull tougher balloon pilot rules year after Texas crashappointed NTSB chairman in August, criticized shortly after the crash what he c
The Middletown Press / Posted 21 minutes ago
appointed NTSB chairman in August, criticized shortly after the crash what he called what he called a "disparity" in the FAA requirements for balloon operators compared to plane or helicopter pilots. Balloon pilots are only required to write a... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Feds mull tougher balloon pilot rules year after Texas crashappointed NTSB chairman in August, criticized shortly after the crash what he c
Darien News-Review / Posted 28 minutes ago
appointed NTSB chairman in August, criticized shortly after the crash what he called what he called a "disparity" in the FAA requirements for balloon operators compared to plane or helicopter pilots. Balloon pilots are only required to write a... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Feds mull tougher balloon pilot rules year after Texas crashappointed NTSB chairman in August, criticized shortly after the crash what he c
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 37 minutes ago
appointed NTSB chairman in August, criticized shortly after the crash what he called what he called a "disparity" in the FAA requirements for balloon operators compared to plane or helicopter pilots. Balloon pilots are only required to write a... Read more
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Business Wire
L'Aeroporto Internazionale di Orlando Melbourne (Orlando Melbourne International Airport, MLB) si aggiudica la sovvenzione più generosa che abbia mai ottenuto dall'Amministrazione federale per l'aviazione (Federal Aviation Administration, FAA) degli Stati ...più generosa che abbia mai ottenuto dall'Amministrazione federale per l'aviazio
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San Antonio Express-News
Feds mull tougher balloon pilot rules year after Texas crashappointed NTSB chairman in August, criticized shortly after the crash what he c
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 42 minutes ago
appointed NTSB chairman in August, criticized shortly after the crash what he called what he called a "disparity" in the FAA requirements for balloon operators compared to plane or helicopter pilots. Balloon pilots are only required to write a... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
MacroAsia, PTC Partner for $3M Aviation Schoolsimulators with dual and control-loading yoke system and dual rudder pedals for
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted an hour ago
simulators with dual and control-loading yoke system and dual rudder pedals for simultaneous pilot and co-pilot control. "FAA's curriculum will include more than 200 flying hours using the single and twin engine aircraft, which is more than what... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Firefighters Say Drones Interfered with Their Work -- One Pilot Arrestedhe did not know his actions were illegal. Rodriguez was issued a citation to a
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted an hour ago
he did not know his actions were illegal. Rodriguez was issued a citation to appear for impeding emergency personnel. The FAA has also been notified and will be conducting its own investigation. The helicopters being flown out of Petaluma have... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Monday’s Advocate High School RoundupChampionships (Waveny Park, New Canaan), 2:15 Girls Varsity race, 2:50 p.m.; B
Stamford Advocate / Posted 2 hours ago
Championships (Waveny Park, New Canaan), 2:15 Girls Varsity race, 2:50 p.m.; Boys Varsity race, 3:20 p.m. All-FAA race at Brunswick, 4 GIRLS SWIMMING Wilton at Darien (YMCA), 3 Staples at Westhill-SHS (WHS pool), 4 Ridgefield at... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
FAA Recommends Landing Gear Load Test On Certain Sikorsky HelicoptersCompany Issues Alert Service Bulletin For 296 Models The FAA has issued a Spec
The Aero-News Network / Posted 3 hours ago
Company Issues Alert Service Bulletin For 296 Models The FAA has issued a Special Airworthiness Information Bulletin following Sikorsky's release of an Alert Service Bulletin concerning landing gear dampers on Model 269 helicopters. According to... Read more
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Darien News-Review
GFA roundup: Darien residents shine during homecomingZaminski (Greenwich), and freshman Aiden Murphy (Darien). GFA, now 8-3-2 overa
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 hours ago
Zaminski (Greenwich), and freshman Aiden Murphy (Darien). GFA, now 8-3-2 overall, 7-2-1 in WNEPSSA, and 2-1-1 in the FAA, will host St Lukes on Tuesday in their next FAA matchup. Earlier in the week, GFA trekked to Rye Country Day and came... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Bombardier Safety Standdown Addresses Concept of Intentionally Safe for the 21st Edition of its Seminarsafety first", said Mr. Ali Bahrami, Associate Administrator for Aviation Safet
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 4 hours ago
safety first", said Mr. Ali Bahrami, Associate Administrator for Aviation Safety at the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). "The NTSB is pleased to see Bombardier continue its Safety Standdown USA program, now in its 21st year," said NTSB... Read more
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Mashable
Police warn people on Facebook not to fly their drones near wildfires— notably airports," CHP officer Jonathan Sloat told Mashable in a phone interv
Mashable / Posted 4 hours ago
— notably airports," CHP officer Jonathan Sloat told Mashable in a phone interview. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) made it illegal for drones to interfere with firefighting operations anywhere in the country — whether intentional or... Read more
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The Pekin Daily Times
FAA looking after pilot drops turkeys on Arkansas festivalorganizers say they've received similar complaints, as they have in past years
The Pekin Daily Times / Posted 6 hours ago
organizers say they've received similar complaints, as they have in past years from animal activists. The FAA said Monday it was aware of Saturday's drop. The agency hasn't intervened in past years because the birds aren't... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Drone operators faces fines, citations for flying near wildfiresany drone pilot who “recklessly interferes with firefighting or other emergency
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 7 hours ago
any drone pilot who “recklessly interferes with firefighting or other emergency response operations can face fines from the FAA of up to $20,000 per violation." The California Highway Patrol on Sunday also had a clear message on its Facebook page... Read more
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Business Wire
Orlando Melbourne Int’l (MLB) Lands Largest FAA Grant in Its Historylanded on a commercial runway officially rated ‘poor’ in aviation terms. That’s
Business Wire / Posted 7 hours ago
landed on a commercial runway officially rated ‘poor’ in aviation terms. That’s going to change, thanks to an $18,132,588 FAA grant announced by U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine Chao today. “We asked for, and received, tremendous support... Read more
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Al.com
Alabama-based military plane makes emergency landing in Nevada... We're very happy and relieved to have it end that way." Federal Aviation A
Al.com / Posted 7 hours ago
... We're very happy and relieved to have it end that way." Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Ian Gregor said the FAA had no information about the incident and referred questions to the airport. Kulpin said any information about a... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
California man cited for flying drone over airport, impeding firefighterspolice cited one drone operator for causing aerial firefighters to briefly stop
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 hours ago
police cited one drone operator for causing aerial firefighters to briefly stop flying in and out of the Petaluma airport. FAA spokesman Ian Gregory said the second, previously unreported incident, took place in Santa Rosa early last week. The... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Helicopter Rotor Blades Ready for Market After Years-Long Effort Pays OffThe exemption allows ACSF to sell the rotor blades to restricted category opera
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 8 hours ago
The exemption allows ACSF to sell the rotor blades to restricted category operators and requires the company to issue an FAA form 8130-3 for each; it is the first time the agency has granted an exemption on foreign military surplus articles. The... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
FAA looking after pilot drops turkeys on Arkansas festivalorganizers say they've received similar complaints, as they have in past years
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 8 hours ago
organizers say they've received similar complaints, as they have in past years from animal activists. The FAA said Monday it was aware of Saturday's drop. The agency hasn't intervened in past years because the birds aren't... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
FAA looking after pilot drops turkeys on Arkansas festivalorganizers say they've received similar complaints, as they have in past years
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 8 hours ago
organizers say they've received similar complaints, as they have in past years from animal activists. The FAA said Monday it was aware of Saturday's drop. The agency hasn't intervened in past years because the birds aren't... Read more
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The Washington Times
Drone collides with passenger plane for first time in North Americathat last Thursday’s incident was one of nearly 1,600 that were deemed aviation
The Washington Times / Posted 9 hours ago
that last Thursday’s incident was one of nearly 1,600 that were deemed aviation safety concerns throughout the year. FAA spokesman Jim Peters said “no incidents or accidents reported to the FAA that have involved a commercial aircraft and an... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Inspection Authorization Refresher Training SeminarsAuthorization (IA) Refresher Training seminars in the Southeast United States.
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 9 hours ago
Authorization (IA) Refresher Training seminars in the Southeast United States. Each seminar provides eight (8) hours of FAA accepted training. At the end of the seminar you will receive a training completion certificate. Locations and... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
FAA looking into if any laws, regulations broken during turkey drop at Arkansas festivalanimal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 hours ago
animal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately return calls seeking comment Monday. An FAA spokesman said Monday the agency was aware of the weekend flyover. In the past, the FAA hasn't intervened because the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
FAA looking after pilot drops turkeys on Arkansas festivalanimal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 hours ago
animal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately return calls seeking comment Monday. An FAA spokesman said Monday the agency was aware of the weekend flyover. In the past, the FAA hasn't intervened because the... Read more
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Calgary Sun
FAA investigating live turkeys dropped from plane at Yellville Turkey Trot festivalanimal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn’t immediately
Calgary Sun / Posted 10 hours ago
animal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn’t immediately return calls seeking comment Monday. An FAA spokesman said Monday the agency was aware of the weekend flyover. In the past, the FAA hasn’t intervened because the... Read more
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Athens Banner-Herald
Federal drone regulations needed soon (The Charlotte Observerand government use. That surge, however, has not been met with federal rules as
Athens Banner-Herald / Posted 10 hours ago
and government use. That surge, however, has not been met with federal rules assuring that they’re used safely. The FAA finally proposed new regulations in February. The 60-day comment period on those proposals has long passed. Next are... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
FAA looking after pilot drops turkeys on Arkansas festivalanimal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 10 hours ago
animal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately return calls seeking comment Monday. An FAA spokesman said Monday the agency was aware of the weekend flyover. In the past, the FAA hasn't intervened because the... Read more
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Fortune
Small Airports Could Soon Be Doomed Thanks to America’s Growing Pilot Shortageand regulatory changes that impacted pilot supply and demand. First, in 2009, t
Fortune / Posted 11 hours ago
and regulatory changes that impacted pilot supply and demand. First, in 2009, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) raised the mandatory retirement age for pilots from 60 to 65. Now, pilots are reaching their mandatory retirement ages... Read more
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FOX Carolina
FAA looking after pilot drops turkeys on Arkansas festivalanimal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately
FOX Carolina / Posted 11 hours ago
animal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately return calls seeking comment Monday. An FAA spokesman said Monday the agency was aware of the weekend flyover. In the past, the FAA hasn't intervened because the... Read more
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The Middletown Press
FAA looking after pilot drops turkeys on Arkansas festivalanimal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately
The Middletown Press / Posted 11 hours ago
animal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately return calls seeking comment Monday. An FAA spokesman said Monday the agency was aware of the weekend flyover. In the past, the FAA hasn't intervened because the... Read more
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Darien News-Review
FAA looking after pilot drops turkeys on Arkansas festivalanimal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately
Darien News-Review / Posted 11 hours ago
animal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately return calls seeking comment Monday. An FAA spokesman said Monday the agency was aware of the weekend flyover. In the past, the FAA hasn't intervened because the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Firefighters say drones interfered with their work — one pilot arrestedhe did not know his actions were illegal. Rodriguez was issued a citation to ap
The Mercury News / Posted 11 hours ago
he did not know his actions were illegal. Rodriguez was issued a citation to appear for Impeding emergency personnel. The FAA has also been notified and will be conducting its own investigation. The helicopters being flown out of Petaluma have... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
FAA looking after pilot drops turkeys on Arkansas festivalanimal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 11 hours ago
animal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately return calls seeking comment Monday. An FAA spokesman said Monday the agency was aware of the weekend flyover. In the past, the FAA hasn't intervened because the... Read more
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New York Post
Drone hits passenger plane for first time in North Americasaid. And while there have been reports of pilots claiming that drones crashed
New York Post / Posted 11 hours ago
said. And while there have been reports of pilots claiming that drones crashed into their aircraft in the United States, FAA officials confirmed to The Post that such a crash has never been verified in the United States. “There have been no... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
FAA looking after pilot drops turkeys on Arkansas festivalanimal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 11 hours ago
animal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately return calls seeking comment Monday. An FAA spokesman said Monday the agency was aware of the weekend flyover. In the past, the FAA hasn't intervened because the... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
FAA looking after pilot drops turkeys on Arkansas festivalanimal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately
Stamford Advocate / Posted 11 hours ago
animal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately return calls seeking comment Monday. An FAA spokesman said Monday the agency was aware of the weekend flyover. In the past, the FAA hasn't intervened because the... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
FAA looking after pilot drops turkeys on Arkansas festivalanimal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 11 hours ago
animal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately return calls seeking comment Monday. An FAA spokesman said Monday the agency was aware of the weekend flyover. In the past, the FAA hasn't intervened because the... Read more
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The New Canaan News
FAA looking after pilot drops turkeys on Arkansas festivalanimal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately
The New Canaan News / Posted 11 hours ago
animal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately return calls seeking comment Monday. An FAA spokesman said Monday the agency was aware of the weekend flyover. In the past, the FAA hasn't intervened because the... Read more
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Connecticut Post
FAA looking after pilot drops turkeys on Arkansas festivalanimal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately
Connecticut Post / Posted 11 hours ago
animal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately return calls seeking comment Monday. An FAA spokesman said Monday the agency was aware of the weekend flyover. In the past, the FAA hasn't intervened because the... Read more
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The Register Citizen
FAA looking after pilot drops turkeys on Arkansas festivalanimal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately
The Register Citizen / Posted 11 hours ago
animal cruelty and animal abandonment. Festival organizers didn't immediately return calls seeking comment Monday. An FAA spokesman said Monday the agency was aware of the weekend flyover. In the past, the FAA hasn't intervened because the... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
NBAA-BACE 2017, Scaled Model 401, Hot-Air Balloon Safety Programengine with 3,045 pounds of thrust. After a July 2016 balloon accident in Lockh
The Aero-News Network / Posted 12 hours ago
engine with 3,045 pounds of thrust. After a July 2016 balloon accident in Lockhart, TX that caused 16 fatalities, the FAA took proactive steps to increase the safety of hot-air balloon tourism. As the result of a year-long FAA “Call to Action”... Read more
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KLTV 7 Tyler
FDA recalls La Terra Fina Spinach Artichoke, Parmesan Dip SpreadJersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Sou
KLTV 7 Tyler / Posted 12 hours ago
Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Utah, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, and Wyoming. There have been no reports of illness in relation to these products, according to the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Demand Triples Recruiting Businessreporting a 194% increase in search assignments compared to 2016. The recruitin
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 13 hours ago
reporting a 194% increase in search assignments compared to 2016. The recruiting firm's growth has been experienced through FAA part 91, 135, and MRO business. Phil Holsinger, an executive recruiting manager for Aviation Search Group said, "The... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Av8 MRO Expands Service Capabilities on Hawker Aircraft with Addition of TKS Panel Repair and Overhaulto offer very competitive pricing and turn times," Arnoni continued. Convenien
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 13 hours ago
to offer very competitive pricing and turn times," Arnoni continued. Conveniently located in Houston, TX, Av8 MRO is an FAA and EASA-Approved Repair Station with inhouse capabilities to repair and overhaul all series of Hawker landing gear and... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
NBAA2017, Scaled Model 401, Hot-Air Balloon Safety Programengine with 3,045 pounds of thrust. After a July 2016 balloon accident in Lockh
The Aero-News Network / Posted 14 hours ago
engine with 3,045 pounds of thrust. After a July 2016 balloon accident in Lockhart, TX that caused 16 fatalities, the FAA took proactive steps to increase the safety of hot-air balloon tourism. As the result of a year-long FAA “Call to Action”... Read more
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