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Grand Canyon copter crashed on tribal land with fewer rules

Grand Canyon copter crashed on tribal land with fewer rules

The Federal Aviation Administration granted the Hualapai Tribe an exemption nearly two decades ago after finding that the regulations would harm the tribe’s economy where tourism is a major driver…. Read more »

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Grand Canyon helicopter crash ‘horrible’; 4 rescued, 3 dead

Grand Canyon helicopter crash ‘horrible’; 4 rescued, 3 dead

The Federal Aviation Administration also will be investigating the crash of the Eurocopter EC130, spokesman Allen Kenitzer said. National Weather Service meteorologists in Flagstaff and Phoenix said wind conditions were… Read more »

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4 survivors of tour helicopter crash in Grand Canyon rescued

4 survivors of tour helicopter crash in Grand Canyon rescued

The Federal Aviation Administration also will be investigating the crash of the Eurocopter EC130, spokesman Allen Kenitzer said. Bradley said rescue crews were hampered by high winds and darkness Saturday… Read more »

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Grand Canyon helicopter crash leaves 3 people dead, others injured

Grand Canyon helicopter crash leaves 3 people dead, others injured

At least three people have died and others were injured after a helicopter touring the Grand Canyon crashed, according to ABC15 in Phoenix. The Las Vegas-based tour aircraft “sustained substantial… Read more »

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Countdown is on for new ‘space race’

Countdown is on for new ‘space race’

… with money to burn on rockets have some calling for caution before a wild rush to the stars. “As exciting and promising and attractive as commercial space may be,… Read more »

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Settlement reached in 2016 may provide roadmap in Steve Wynn case

Settlement reached in 2016 may provide roadmap in Steve Wynn case

“We called the FAA (Federal Aviation Administration) about it and they didn’t know anything about it,” a representative of the company said. The company released a statement about the Massachusetts… Read more »

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Helipad proposal irks Roxbury neighbors

Helipad proposal irks Roxbury neighbors

Private helipads remain rare in Boston, with only about a half-dozen — including four hospitals — registered with the Federal Aviation Administration, according to federal records. The plan evoked the… Read more »

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Small plane forced to make emergency landing on highway

Small plane forced to make emergency landing on highway

… plane landed on the northbound 55 Freeway in Costa Mesa after it was forced to land due to engine trouble. Advertisement. The aircraft had been bound for John Wayne… Read more »

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Seaplane plan gets pushback

Seaplane plan gets pushback

Massport does not have regulatory powers regarding seaplanes — the Federal Aviation Administration and the Coast Guard would have to approve any seaplane routes. An FAA spokesman said it is… Read more »

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The Latest: Snow, ice lead to delays at Atlanta’s airport

The Latest: Snow, ice lead to delays at Atlanta’s airport

Major delays are being reported at the world’s busiest airport in Atlanta. The Federal Aviation Administration said early Wednesday that snow and ice have prompted officials to delay takeoffs. Some… Read more »

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