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‘The Triangle’ poses unique air traffic challenges

‘The Triangle’ poses unique air traffic challenges

Castlen has written a Federal Aviation Administration-sanctioned online course to familiarize private pilots with the area. The course, on the Destin Executive Airport website at http://bit.ly/2Hx0Gru, can provide even the… Read more »

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Petersburg police acquire a fleet of drones as other local law enforcement agencies weigh cost …

Petersburg police acquire a fleet of drones as other local law enforcement agencies weigh cost …

Deputy Kevin Norkunas operates a drone for use by the Chesterfield Sheriff’s Office Search and Rescue Team. He is one of four deputies who has received Remote Pilot Certification through… Read more »

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Father, son among 4 on board missing aircraft

Father, son among 4 on board missing aircraft

The Federal Aviation Administration confirmed that the aircraft was missing and issued an alert. Jon Kaupp, the son of pilot Bill Kaupp, told ABC News that his 65-year-old father was… Read more »

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Petersburg police acquires a fleet of drones as other local law enforcement agencies weigh cost …

Petersburg police acquires a fleet of drones as other local law enforcement agencies weigh cost …

Petersburg Officer Travis Christian operates a department drone. He is one of several officers who has received Remote Pilot Certification through the Federal Aviation Administration. Petersburg police. Facebook · Twitter… Read more »

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NEXRAD: Next Generation Radar impacts far and wide

NEXRAD: Next Generation Radar impacts far and wide

Other users include the U.S. Military, Federal Aviation Administration and local television stations. Secondary users include government agencies and universities who study/archive the data for historical/long-term forecast purposes. Coker also… Read more »

Gary airport approves runway rehab, customs facility work

Gary airport approves runway rehab, customs facility work

GARY — The Gary/Chicago International Airport Authority awarded a $7.9 million contract Friday for a runway rehabilitation project that will rebuild more than 4,000 feet of the main runway. The… Read more »

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Aurora taking ‘holistic approach’ toward future of airport

Aurora taking ‘holistic approach’ toward future of airport

Steve Andras, interim airport manager, said that’s because it has taken two years to sift through Federal Aviation Administration rules to sell the property. The agreement for the sale is… Read more »

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New Newport News airport director wants to “put airport back on the map”

New Newport News airport director wants to “put airport back on the map”

The airport is also expected to soon get $1.1 million from the Federal Aviation Administration to reimburse part of what the airport has already paid on a new security checkpoint… Read more »

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Aviation industry mechanics retiring faster than they are being replaced, report says

Aviation industry mechanics retiring faster than they are being replaced, report says

The report from the Aviation Technician Education Council (ATEC) found that while there are more than 286,000 Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) certified Airframe and Powerplant (A&P) mechanics, 27 percent of… Read more »

Kewaunee dairy farmer among those killed in plane crash in Indiana

Kewaunee dairy farmer among those killed in plane crash in Indiana

ROSSVILLE, Ind. — A Kewaunee man who headed a major dairy operation and was a controversial figure in Kewaunee County politics was among three people who were killed when a… Read more »

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