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C-12 PILOTS TAKE TO SKIES AT EDWARDS

February 27, 2015 EDWARDS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif., Feb. 25 -- The U.S. Air Force Edwards Air Force Base issued the following press release:In the midst of all the test missions here in the high desert, Edwards is also home to the U.S. A...

MANCHIN INTRODUCES "PILOT'S BILL OF RIGHTS 2"

February 27, 2015 The following information was released by West Virginia Senator Joe Manchin:Today, U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Jim Inhofe (R-OK) introduced the Pilots Bill of Rights 2 (PBOR 2), legislation to expand the 3rd ...

PATROL SQUADRON 45 STRENGTHENS PARTNERSHIP IN THE PHILIPPINES

February 27, 2015 The following information was released by the Pacific Fleet Forces Command:From U.S. 7th Fleet Public AffairsThe Pelicans of Patrol Squadron (VP) 45 hosted members of the Philippine air force and navy aboard a U.S. Na...

K-STATE SALINA RECEIVES STATEWIDE ACCESS FOR FLIGHT OPERATIONS OF SMALL UAS

February 27, 2015 The following information was released by Kansas State University:Kansas State University Salina has reached a national milestone in the unmanned aircraft systems industry, becoming the first entity in the country to ...

BILLS WOULD LOWER TAX ON AUTO FUEL USED IN AIRCRAFT

February 27, 2015 The following information was released by the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association:By Dan NamowitzLegislation introduced in both houses of the Minnesota Legislature would tax automobile fuel used in approved aircraf...

Props to an old GOOSE

February 27, 2015 You have to watch your head as you board a 1928 Ford TriMotor. The ceilings on the craft, dubbed the Tin Goose, are low, and the aisle is tight. Once you’re at the back of the bird, with the bathroom at your bac...

BOOZMAN BILL UPDATES FAA'S PILOT GENERAL AVIATION REGULATIONS

February 27, 2015 The following information was released by Arkansas Senator John Boozman:U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) introduced the General Aviation Pilot Protection Act requiring that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) re...

Iran blows up 'US aircraft carrier' in fresh naval exercises in Strait of Hormuz

February 27, 2015 TEHRAN, Feb. 28 -- Iran's Revolutionary Guards blew up a replica of an "American" aircraft carrier as it staged naval exercises in the Strait of Hormuz on Wednesday, just a few hundred kilometres away from western ves...

Turkish Airlines doubles profits, targets more expansion

February 27, 2015 Turkey's flag carrier Turkish Airlines, which has grown exponentially in the last decade, said Wednesday its net profit more than doubled last year and was targeting 15 percent growth in passenger capacity in 2015.Tur...

NY Air National Guard completes 27th year of Antarctic science support

February 27, 2015 NY Air National Guard completes 27th year of Antarctic science supportTRATTON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.Y. (AFNS) -- The New York Air National Guard's 109th Airlift Wing concluded a five-month mission supporting the ...

Manchin Introduces "Pilot's Bill of Rights 2"; As Co-Chairman of the General Aviation Caucus, Senator Manchin aims to expand protections for recreational pilots; Sen. Joe, III Manchin (D-WV) News Release

February 27, 2015 Today, U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Jim Inhofe (R-OK) introduced the Pilot's Bill of Rights 2 (PBOR 2), legislation to expand the 3rd class medical exemption for recreational pilots and broaden the protections...

Commercial Aircraft Video Surveillance Systems Market by Type, by Aircraft Type, by Geography - Forecast & Analysis to 2014 - 2020

February 27, 2015 The commercial aircraft video surveillance systems market is estimated to be $127.13 million in 2014 and is expected to register a CAGR of 5.35% to reach $173.83 million by 2020.The report provides a market analysis o...

Boozman Bill Updates FAA's Pilot General Aviation Regulations; Sen. John Boozman (R-AR) News Release

February 27, 2015 WASHINGTON - U.S. Senator John Boozman (R-AR) introduced the General Aviation Pilot Protection Act requiring that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) reform general aviation medical standards to maintain safety ...

Resource Group (UK) and DroneView Technologies to Collaborate on Drone (UAV) Training in the United States

February 27, 2015 Resource Group, an international supplier of resource solutions to the aviation industry with offices across the UK, Germany, Switzerland and China together withDroneView Technologies, headquartered in Detroit, Michig...

NEW YORK AIR NATIONAL GUARD COMPLETES 27TH YEAR OF ANTARCTIC SCIENCE SUPPORT

February 27, 2015 TRATTON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.Y., Feb. 26 -- The U.S. Air Force issued the following press release:The New York Air National Guard's 109th Airlift Wing concluded a five-month mission supporting the National Scien...

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