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Wed, Sep 17, 2014

NTSB Releases Preliminary Report From Reno Accident

Backovich GP-5 Flown By Lee Behel Appeared To Come Apart In Flight

The NTSB has released its preliminary report from an accident which occurred September 8th at Reno-Stead Airport (KRST) during a practice race for the National Air Race Championships.

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Wed, Sep 17, 2014

Flying Physicians Association Urges Quick Review Of 3rd Class Medical Policy

Sends Letter To DOT Secretary Anthony Foxx Calling For Completion In 30 Days

The Flying Physicians Association has sent a letter to U.S. DOT Secretary Anthony Foxx calling for the DOT and Office of Management and Budget (OMB) to complete their review of the FAA's  3rd class medical NPRM in the next 30 days.

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Wed, Sep 17, 2014

AeroSports Update: So You Want To Get Back In The Game!

If You’ve Been Grounded For A Few Years Or A Few Decades And Need To Scratch The Itch To Get Back In The Air, It’s Not Hard To Do

Life sometimes gets in the way. If you’re one of those that have a pilot license but haven’t used it for years, the regulations actually make it pretty easy to get started again. Your pilot license never expires and there are lots of new options out there for using it.

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Wed, Sep 17, 2014

NTSB To Release Investigative Documents On Alaska Air Taxi Accident

More Than 400 Pages Of Documents To Be Released Wednesday

As part of its continuing investigation into an accident involving an air taxi flight in Soldotna, Alaska, last summer, the National Transportation Safety Board will open the public accident docket releasing more than 400 pages of documents on September 17.

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Wed, Sep 17, 2014

New Mexico Career Fair Being Held Wednesday

Event Taking Place At Kirtland AFB

The New Mexico Aviation Aerospace Association, in conjunction with the New Mexico Air National Guard, is presenting the Second Annual Career Fair on Wednesday, September 17 at Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquerque, NM.

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Wed, Sep 17, 2014

The Commercial Spaceflight Federation Commends NASA On CCtCap Awards

Space Florida's Frank DiBello Also Offers Congratulations

The Commercial Spaceflight Federation congratulates NASA and the winners of the Commercial Crew Transportation Capability (CCtCap) contract awards announced Tuesday. CCtCap is the latest round in NASA’s Commercial Crew Program that will develop domestic space transportation capabilities for NASA astronauts.

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Wed, Sep 17, 2014

Aero-TV: MGL’s Mighty Mite – The Tremendously Versatile Discovery Lite

Small But Feature-Packed, The Discovery Lite Impresses

While at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2014, ANN’s News Editor, Tom Patton, checks in at the MGL exhibition to see how glass panel displays can fit into the sport plane and experimental airplane market. Matt Liknaitzky, President of MGL Avionics USA, said their new and long-awaited product is called the “Discovery Lite.”

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Wed, Sep 17, 2014

FAA Grants Extended Certification To BendixKing KT74 ADS-B Out Transponder

AML Covers Over 700 Aircraft Models

The FAA has granted an expanded Approved Model List (AML) Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) to BendixKing for its KT74 Automatic Dependent Surveillance-Broadcast (ADS-B) Enabled Transponder. The system now includes Garmin’s GTN/GNS series Wide Area Augmentation System GPS as an approved data position source.

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Wed, Sep 17, 2014

Airborne 09.17.14: Boeing/SpaceX Win CCtCap, Flying Physicians Endorsement, Jetpack Bucks

Also: Chris Heintz, Lear 70/75 Certs, Beluga Birthday, Leap Frogs 9/11 Jump Cancelled

The Commercial Spaceflight Federation congratulates NASA and the winners of the Commercial Crew Transportation Capability, referred to as the “CCtCap,” contract awards announced yesterday. CCtCap is the latest round in NASA’s Commercial Crew Program that will develop domestic space transportation capabilities for NASA astronauts. We recently reported that 11 U.S. Senators had submitted a letter to the DOT urging action on revised 3rd class medical requirements, and now the Flying Physicians Association, known as the FPA, has added their letter to the same stack. This time it's not a technology breakthrough, but a financial one that may make the Jetpack a little closer to reality. New Zealand-based Martin Aircraft Company Limited ... which is developing what it calls the world’s first practical and commercial flying Jetpack ... closed their pre-IPO fundraising round o

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Wed, Sep 17, 2014

UAL Maintenance Instructors Ratify New Joint Labor Agreement

Workers Represented By The IAM

United Airline's 48 maintenance instructors, represented by the International Association of Machinists & Aerospace Workers (IAM) have ratified a new joint labor agreement.

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