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Chennault named Louisiana Airport of the Year

Chennault named Louisiana Airport of the Year

Chennault International Airport in Lake Charles was honored by the Federal Aviation Administration with the “Louisiana Airport of the Year” award. The award was presented at the 2018 FAA Southwest… Read more »

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Louisiana’s government and corporate drone usage grows

Louisiana’s government and corporate drone usage grows

Drones or Unmanned Aerial Systems are used in Louisiana for coastal mapping and restoration, flood monitoring, wildlife surveys, crop management, law enforcement and oil-and-gas activities. Nationally, small drones registered with… Read more »

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What’s up with the rumbling and unusual sights in the Southern Utah skies?

What’s up with the rumbling and unusual sights in the Southern Utah skies?

The Iron County Sheriff’s Office said Friday that after receiving calls over the last few days concerning low-flying military-style aircraft in the Southern Utah sky, it contacted the Federal Aviation… Read more »

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The Latest: Blast of cold air shatters records across South

The Latest: Blast of cold air shatters records across South

The frigid air that brought snow and ice to the South has ushered in record-breaking low temperatures for New Orleans and Baton Rouge, Louisiana, as well as other cities in… Read more »

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Pilot crashes into canal near Golden Meadow

Pilot crashes into canal near Golden Meadow

Lynn Lunsford, a spokesman for the Federal Aviation Administration, said the aircraft was not registered but that registration and a pilot’s license are not required for ultralight aircraft. “The FAA… Read more »

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Travelers At Atlanta’s Airport Focus On Getting Home After Blackout

Travelers At Atlanta’s Airport Focus On Getting Home After Blackout

Flights in and out of Atlanta were canceled by the Federal Aviation Administration because of the power outage. Mike Williams was flying home to Louisiana. He said he was making… Read more »

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News round-up for week of Dec. 13

News round-up for week of Dec. 13

The St. Tammany Regional Airport has been awarded about $886,670 in combined funding from the Louisiana Department of Transportation and Development Aviation Group and the Federal Aviation Administration, for airfield… Read more »

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New Orleans airport terminal will open long before I-10 flyover ramp

New Orleans airport terminal will open long before I-10 flyover ramp

The bad timing illustrates the difficulty of planning, managing and coordinating huge and complex public works projects that involve multiple layers of government: the Federal Aviation Administration, Federal Highway Administration,… Read more »

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UPDATE: PB-based medical helicopter crashes, 3 dead

UPDATE: PB-based medical helicopter crashes, 3 dead

Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Lynn Lunsford said the aircraft was flying from Pine Bluff to DeWitt at the time of the crash. Pafford came to Pine Bluff in March 2016… Read more »

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Officials: Pilot killed in small plane crash in Louisiana

Officials: Pilot killed in small plane crash in Louisiana

The Town Talk reports the Federal Aviation Administration has taken over the investigation. Further details, including where the plane was headed, … Read more from heraldcourier.com… U.S. State: LA Section:… Read more »

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