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Drones more damaging than bird strikes to planes, study finds

Drones more damaging than bird strikes to planes, study finds

A computer simulation of a drone-aircraft collision. Credit: ASSURE. Close. As part of a multi-institution Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) study focused on unmanned aerial systems, researchers at The Ohio State… Read more »

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Study finds drones more damaging than bird strikes to planes

Study finds drones more damaging than bird strikes to planes

COLUMBUS, Ohio—As part of a multi-institution Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) study focused on unmanned aerial systems, researchers at The Ohio State University are helping quantify the dangers associated with drones… Read more »

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Pilot, 60, dies after his homemade single-engine plane crashes into deck and backyard of Ohio home

Pilot, 60, dies after his homemade single-engine plane crashes into deck and backyard of Ohio home

‘From the debris we saw back there, it doesn’t appear it was coming from any angle,’ he said. ‘It appears that it just dropped straight down.’ The cause of the… Read more »

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Neighbors did not hear or see plane involved in fatal Portage County crash go down

Neighbors did not hear or see plane involved in fatal Portage County crash go down

SHALERSVILLE TOWNSHIP, Ohio – Neighbors said Monday they were taken by surprise when they learned of a deadly plane crash in Portage County because they did not hear the aircraft… Read more »

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Small-plane crash in Ravenna kills pilot

Small-plane crash in Ravenna kills pilot

The identity of the pilot was not released Sunday night, said a trooper at the Ravenna Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol, which is investigating the crash along with… Read more »

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Pilot killed in Portage County plane crash

Pilot killed in Portage County plane crash

… be reached by the Beacon Journal/Ohio.com on Sunday. Troopers believe the pilot took off from the Portage County Regional airport, less than a mile away from the home. The… Read more »

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Fairview Park Mayor meets FAA officials, optimistic about plane noise reduction

Fairview Park Mayor meets FAA officials, optimistic about plane noise reduction

FAIRVIEW PARK, Ohio – Mayor Eileen Ann Patton and other local city leaders earlier this week attended a meeting with Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) officials regarding air-traffic noise concerns at… Read more »

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Fighter jet exercise set for Wednesday

Fighter jet exercise set for Wednesday

The event’s purpose is to test coordination between the Eastern Air Defense Sector, the Federal Aviation Administration, and the 180th, according to … Read more from toledoblade.com… Airport Code: KTOL… Read more »

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Westmoreland County manufacturing firms find success in specialization

Westmoreland County manufacturing firms find success in specialization

The company developed one of its most visible products in 1979, in cooperation with the Federal Aviation Administration. Bartek said orange fiberglass towers that support approach lights at airports, including… Read more »

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Local flight nurse killed in Arkansas helicopter crash

Local flight nurse killed in Arkansas helicopter crash

Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Lynn Lunsford said the National Transportation Safety Board will lead the investigation into the crash. Read more from wtva.com… U.S. State: AR, OH Section: Accidents

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