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Thu, Jul 24, 2014

Radar-Activated Lighting For Wind Farms Demonstrated To FAA

Laufer Wind Calls Radar-Activated Obstruction Lighting System A 'Major Step Forward'

Laufer Wind says it has successfully demonstrated of its Aircraft Detection Sight Solution (ADSS), the first-ever trial against a radar-activated obstruction lighting system on a wind farm in the U.S. The FAA and the Energy Department's National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) participated in the trial.

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Thu, Jul 24, 2014

Airmen Missing From WWII Accounted For

Remains Of Two On Bomber Crew Returned To Their Families

The Department of Defense POW/Missing Personnel Office (DPMO) announced recently that two U.S. servicemen, missing from World War II, have been identified and were returned to their families for burial with full military honors.

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Thu, Jul 24, 2014

Lion Air Selects Rockwell Collins Avionics For 234 Airbus A320s

Ranks Among The Largest Commercial Airline Orders In Company History

The largest carrier in Indonesia ... Lion Air ... has selected a comprehensive suite of Rockwell Collins avionics, including the MultiScan Threat Detection System and GLU-925 Multi-Mode Receiver (MMR), for 234 Airbus A320 aircraft. Lion Air’s selection is one of the largest avionics orders by one airline in the company’s history.

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Thu, Jul 24, 2014

KFNT Authority Board Approves Hiring Of New Airport Director

Craig Williams, A.A.E. Will Take The Leadership Post

The Bishop International Airport (KFNT) Authority Board has hired Craig Williams, A.A.E., as the new Airport Director. He is currently employed as the Director of Operations and Facilities at the Ft. Wayne International Airport in Indiana.

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Thu, Jul 24, 2014

Bell 407GX Selected By The San Diego County Sheriff's Office

SDSO Currently Flying Three Bell Helicopters

Pending successful final negotiations, the San Diego County Sheriff’s Department intends to award a contract for the purchase of a Bell 407GX. The aircraft will be used for parapublic missions, including: search and rescue, fire suppression, and law enforcement air support to public safety agencies throughout San Diego County.

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Wed, Jul 23, 2014

FAA Extends NOTAM For Ben Gurion International Airport

Adds 24 HoursTo Ban On US Flights To Tel Aviv

The FAA has issued another Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) informing U.S. airlines that Tuesday's NOTAM flight remains in effect for Israel's Ben Gurion International Airport for up-to-an-additional-24-hours while the FAA continues to monitor and evaluate the situation.

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Tue, Jul 22, 2014

Airborne 07.21.14: Koontz' Barber Award, ESA Spaceplane, Model Flyers Fight FAA

Also: Boeing's 787-9 Demo, Hartzell's TBM Wonder-Prop, More Santa Monica Maneuvering, Garmin Global Pilot, Even more TSA Stupidity

Greg Koontz has been named the recipient of this year’s Bill Barber Award for Showmanship, according to World Airshow News, and will be presented with the award in front of his peers at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh on Tuesday, July 29, at Theater in the Woods. The European Space Agency’s (ESA) spaceplane will showcase re-entry technologies after its unconventional launch from Kourou in French Guiana on a Vega rocket this November. Instead of heading north into a polar orbit, as on previous flights, Vega will head eastwards and release the spaceplane into a suborbital path reaching all the way to the Pacific Ocean. The great majority of model aircraft flyers belong to an organization known as the Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA). This organization has supported responsible RC flyers for years in operating their

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Fri, May 02, 2014

Friends of ANN--Introducing The 'Beyond The Blue' XPRIZE Premier Edition

ANN's Exciting 'Premier Edition' Program Will Help Support XPRIZE Outreach At Oshkosh and Beyond!!!

Finally! We're ready to open the doors and welcome you along as we build a whole New ANN (and a lot more) with the first of a number of products and programs that will enable and empower us toward a better future. ANN is proud to give our readers. listeners, and viewers the chance -- ahead of the massive campaign that will start shortly -- to get their hands on the Collector's Version of the first print run for the Premier Edition of "Beyond The Blue" -- the Ultimate Insider’s Guide To The Tenth Anniversary Of The XPRIZE Revolution. Why go to all the trouble of putting this special program together? Simply put, we have a chance with this summer's 10th Anniversary Celebration of the winning of the XPRIZE to do something amazing... and in a place that created the original sparks of innovation that made the XPRIZE possible... Oshkosh!

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