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Fri, Feb 12, 2016

House Science Committee Approves Aviation R&D Bill

Authorizes Funidng For The FAA's Research, Engineering, And Development Account Through 2019

The Science, Space, and Technology Committee on Thursday approved the FAA Leadership in Groundbreaking High-Tech R&D Act, or FLIGHT R&D Act, a bill introduced by Rep. Steve Knight (R-CA).

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Fri, Feb 12, 2016

NATA Clarifies Treatment Of GA Under AIRR Act

Legislation Leaves Wide Inconsistencies In GA User Fee Exemption

In a letter late Wednesday to House Transportation Committee Chairman Bill Shuster, the National Air Transportation Association (NATA) clarified how user fees will be applied to segments of general aviation under H.R. 4441, the Aviation Innovation, Reform, and Reauthorization (AIRR) Act.

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Fri, Feb 12, 2016

Electronic Stability And Protection System Now Standard On DA40 XLT

Garmin System To Help Prevent LOC Accidents

Diamond’s Lycoming IO360 powered 2016 DA40XLT is equipped with a long list of standard features and equipment that now also includes Garmin’s Electronic Stability & Protection System and Garmin’s new ADS-B.

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Fri, Feb 12, 2016

Family Of Jeff Pino Says Memorial Service Will Be Private

Others Planning Public Remembrance Of Pilot Fatally Injured Last Week

The family of Jeff Pino, who was fatally injured last Friday when the P-51D "Big Beautiful Doll" he was piloting went down in Arizona, said that they will hold a private memorial service honoring the aviator.

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Fri, Feb 12, 2016

Sinkhole Has Kept Packwood, WA Airport Closed Since October

Airplane Was Damaged After Hitting The Hole Last Year

The Packwood, WA airport (55S) has been closed since an accident in October of last year in which a homebuilt airplane hit a sinkhole in the runway.

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Thu, Feb 11, 2016

Mooney Acclaim Gets Update For 2016

Pilot-Side Door, Upgraded Avionics Mark M20V Acclaim Ultra

The engineers and designers at Mooney Aircraft have apparently been busy. In a special evening event, Mooney International Corporation unveiled the latest generation of its legendary M20 aircraft for 2016. The aircraft has been designated the M20V Acclaim Ultra.

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Thu, Feb 11, 2016

Shuster, Larsen Differ On ATC Privatization

Leadership Of House Transportation Committee Divided On The Issue

The House Transportation Committee on Wednesday held its first hearing on the FAA reauthorization that must be passed next month to keep the agency operating, and the focus of the hearing Chairman Bill Shuster's (R-PA) proposal to privatize the nation's Air Traffic Control system.

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Thu, Feb 11, 2016

EAA, NBAA Oppose ATC Privatization

Bolen Invited To Testify Before House Committee

In testimony Wednesday before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure, NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen warned of the potentially harmful consequences inherent in the creation a privatized air traffic control (ATC) system, funded by user fees, as proposed in H.R. 4441, a bill to reauthorize the FAA.

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Thu, Feb 11, 2016

ADS-B In/Out Now Standard On All Diamond Aircraft Models

Garmin GTX Transponders To Be Standard Equipment

Diamond Aircraft Industries Inc. (Canada) will be equipping all newly ordered US registered DA20, DA40, DA42 and DA62 aircraft with standard ADS-B IN /OUT Garmin 345 series transponders.

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Thu, Feb 11, 2016

Consumer Groups Express Concerns About ATC Privatization

Letter Sent To Congress By The National Consumers League, In The Public Interest, The Center For Policy Initiatives, Working Partnership USA, And AAAA

A letter expressing concerns about the privatization of ATC proposed in the FAA reauthorization bill has been sent to members of Congress by The National Consumers League, In The Public Interest, the Center for Policy Initiatives, Working Partnership USA, and the Alliance for Aviation Across America (AAAA).

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