List/Grid

5 killed in helicopter crash in US state of New Mexico

5 killed in helicopter crash in US state of New Mexico

HOUSTON, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) — U.S. New Mexico State Police said Thursday that five people were killed and one severely injured in the helicopter crash in Raton, about 280 km… Read more »

Airport Code:
U.S. State: ,
Country:
Section:
Monroe man receives Master Pilot award for safety

Monroe man receives Master Pilot award for safety

Pat Ryan (left), who heads the pilot safety program for the Federal Aviation Administration at Willow Run Airport, presents the Wright Brothers Master Pilot Award to a seated Keith Haddix… Read more »

Airport Code:
U.S. State:
RIP Piper, a heroic dog who kept airport runways safe

RIP Piper, a heroic dog who kept airport runways safe

Collisions with birds and other wildlife can be extremely dangerous to aircraft and the people on board, and the Federal Aviation Administration requires airports to have plans to mitigate that… Read more »

Airport Code:
U.S. State:
Country:
Section:
Piper, the famed goggle-wearing wildlife-control dog at Michigan airport, dies of cancer

Piper, the famed goggle-wearing wildlife-control dog at Michigan airport, dies of cancer

The Federal Aviation Administration requires the airport to have a Wildlife Hazard Management Plan to “mitigate wildlife hazards to aviation,” the Traverse City airport wrote online. Approaches include using lights/sirens,… Read more »

U.S. State:
USDA, Michigan Tech Use Drones In Support of Hiawatha Land Management Efforts

USDA, Michigan Tech Use Drones In Support of Hiawatha Land Management Efforts

The effort also aims to study and monitor the impacts of topographic factors including levies, bridges and roads. The Federal Aviation Administration granted authorization for the drones used in the… Read more »

U.S. State:
Section:
USDA, Michigan Tech Use Drones In Support of Hiawatha Land Management Efforts

USDA, Michigan Tech Use Drones In Support of Hiawatha Land Management Efforts

The U.S. Department of Agriculture and the Michigan Technological University have partnered to support Hiawatha National Forest’s land management efforts through the use of drones. The drones are deployed to… Read more »

U.S. State:
Section:
Bad weather cited for plane crash

Bad weather cited for plane crash

But the twin-engine jet experienced heavy damage, and after a determination by the Federal Aviation Administration, was towed away and impounded. The Michigan City Fire Department, along with La Porte… Read more »

U.S. State:
Section:
Michigan City: Plane Overshoots Runway, Skids Across Highway

Michigan City: Plane Overshoots Runway, Skids Across Highway

The Michigan City police declined to release the names of those inside the plane pending a Federal Aviation Administration investigation. Police said that the pilot had attempted to abort the… Read more »

U.S. State:
Drone Collects Information to Benefit Great Lakes

Drone Collects Information to Benefit Great Lakes

This past summer, the Federal Aviation Administration approved flights over Lake Michigan’s Stonington and Garden peninsulas to gather information that will help land managers assess the health and condition of… Read more »

U.S. State:
Section:
Breitling Jet Team Displayed Aerobatic Precision During North America Tour

Breitling Jet Team Displayed Aerobatic Precision During North America Tour

… line of Willow Run on Thursday, the Breitling Jet Team discussed with this aerospace journalist their new experiences performing in America and Canada. Bothelin began by explaining the need… Read more »

Airport Code:
U.S. State:
Country:
© 2014 FAA Daily.com. All rights reserved. Web hosting by Lambda Host.
Proudly designed by Theme Junkie.