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COLUMN: Huge economic development opportunity centers on Stafford Regional Airport

COLUMN: Huge economic development opportunity centers on Stafford Regional Airport

The study, which was funded by the Federal Aviation Administration’s Airport Improvement Program and the Virginia Department of Aviation, found that in 2016 the commonwealth’s public use general aviation airports… Read more »

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Oil industry jumping into drone use

Oil industry jumping into drone use

The Federal Aviation Administration is forecasting that the number of UAVs will leap from 600,000 units in 2017 to 2.7 million by 2020. ‚ÄúDrones are well-suited to meet the needs… Read more »

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FAA weighs regulations on cramped airline seats

FAA weighs regulations on cramped airline seats

They have and they are. The Federal Aviation Administration promises it soon will decide whether to step in and determine just how much room you deserve when flying with a… Read more »

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NTSB: Maintenance issues led to Pearl Harbor helicopter crash

NTSB: Maintenance issues led to Pearl Harbor helicopter crash

The final report from the National Transportation Safety Board indicated that increased inspections by the Federal Aviation Administration may have uncovered the aircraft’s inadequate maintenance and prevented the February 2016… Read more »

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Wisconsin dairy owner killed in Indiana plane crash

Wisconsin dairy owner killed in Indiana plane crash

ROSSVILLE, Ind. (AP) – A Wisconsin dairy company says its owner and his son-in-law were among three people killed when a small plane crashed into a central Indiana farm field…. Read more »

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Will the FAA come to the rescue of cramped fliers?

Will the FAA come to the rescue of cramped fliers?

If the world seems to be closing in around you, check to see whether you’re on an airplane. Could that wall of seat backs have inched closer? Are those armrests… Read more »

Plane crash kills four near Dove Creek

Plane crash kills four near Dove Creek

In a Facebook post on Friday, San Juan County Sheriff Rick Eldredge said searchers found the plane about 5 p.m. and his office would turn the investigation over to the… Read more »

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VIDEO: Local Activist Steve Edmiston talks Transparency with Port of Seattle

VIDEO: Local Activist Steve Edmiston talks Transparency with Port of Seattle

This request specifically includes communications both before and after said briefings. All communications by or between the Port of Seattle staff or consultants, any Port of Seattle Commissioners, and/or the… Read more »

Honeywell’s Sky Connect Tracker III customers seek Truth Data services

Honeywell’s Sky Connect Tracker III customers seek Truth Data services

The Federal Aviation Administration mandates that operators must have their aircraft equipped with flight data monitoring equipment and helicopter terrain and warning system technology and radar altimeters by April 23,… Read more »

Report: Inadequate Maintenance Led to Helicopter Crash

Report: Inadequate Maintenance Led to Helicopter Crash

KHON-TV reports the NTSB investigation shows that increased inspections by the Federal Aviation Administration of the aircraft may have uncovered the inadequate maintenance and prevented the crash. The helicopter crash… Read more »

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