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Fri, Feb 05, 2016

Aero-News: Quote Of The Day (02.05.16)

“ATC privatization carries the real possibility of putting GA in the ‘big squeeze’ regarding fees, services, airport access, and the individual freedom to fly for grassroots and recreational flying.” Source: EAA CEO and chairman Jack Pelton.

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Fri, Feb 05, 2016

ANN's Daily Aero-Term (02.05.16): Localizer Usable Distance

The maximum distance from the localizer transmitter at a specified altitude, as verified by flight inspection, at which reliable course information is continuously received.

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Fri, Feb 05, 2016

ANN's Daily Aero-Linx (02.05.16)

RAF Association

The RAF Association (RAFA) is a membership organization serving current and former members of the Royal Air Force, their families and dependants and all those supporting the aims of the Association.

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Fri, Feb 05, 2016

AD: Bombardier, Inc. Airplanes

AD NUMBER: 2016-02-05

PRODUCT: Certain Bombardier, Inc. Model BD-100-1A10 (Challenger 300) airplanes.

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Thu, Feb 04, 2016

Airborne 02.04.16: ATC Privatization Fears Mount, PK Floats, IFD440 Update

Also: RIP Roger Boisjoly, Let Bob Fly, 1st Legacy 500, AZ Sales Tax Exemption, Hartzell 5-Blades, Air Transat, Pro Line Fusion

Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster and Aviation Subcommittee Chairman Frank LoBiondo introduced the Aviation Innovation, Reform, and Reauthorization legislation. This legislation establishes a nongovernmental, independent, not-for-profit corporation, to modernize and provide U.S. air traffic control services. The Act is a six-year reauthorization of the FAA, and proposes a federally chartered air traffic control corporation that will be governed by a board representing the aviation system’s users and the public interest. Here’s some good news for our ‘fly and splash’ aviator friends. PK Floats is back in the business of building floats for aircraft. The company had closed three years ago after the death

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Thu, Feb 04, 2016

Classic Aero-TV: Skyport's Roger Sharp - Lessons Learned from 2013

Flight Training Lessons From 2013 Still Relevant Today...

While at the Redbird Migration 2013, ANN CEO and Editor-In-Chief, Jim Campbell met with Roger Sharp, the general manager for Skyport and Redhawk Aircraft. Jim’s interview started with the question of, “What have we learned in 2013.” Sharp replied that 2013 has been the year that has solidified the use of flight simulator training as a primary training tool...

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Thu, Feb 04, 2016

Singapore Airlines' First A350 XWB Takes To The Sky

Airplane Slated For Delivery In A Few Weeks

The first A350-900 for Singapore Airlines yesterday completed its maiden flight over the skies of South West France. The aircraft, featuring the airline’s iconic livery, will now enter the final phase of production, including further ground checks and test flights, before being prepared for delivery in the coming weeks.

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Thu, Feb 04, 2016

First 787 Delivered To Saudia

Dreamliner Fleet Continues To Grow In The Middle East

Saudi Arabia's national airline Saudia has taken delivery of two Boeing 787-9 Dreamliners and a 777-300ER (Extended Range). A third Dreamliner will be delivered to Saudia within the next week. The airline ordered eight 787-9s in 2010.

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Thu, Feb 04, 2016

Airborne 02.03.16: SAE Boss Resigns, Zero Flies In Japan, Diamond Builds Dornier

Also: Transgender Pilots, Upset Prevention and Recovery, Southwest Airlines, FedEx, GE Cuts Jobs, Joint Base Lewis-McChord

The Sebring U.S. Sport Aviation Expo faced some tough challenges this year because of the weather, and it appears there may be a little turbulence remaining. In a press release, the Sport Aviation Expo said they will begin plans for 2017 with a new Director, as Jana Filip has moved on to new opportunities and increased family time. Sebring Regional Airport Executive Director, Mike Willingham said, “SRA appreciates Jana’s dedication to the event for the past five years.” Seeing a Japanese World War Two fighter flying in the sky above Japan is a highly unusual event. But, for the first time since World War Two, a restored Mitsubishi A6M Zero owned by a Japanese citizen has done exactly that. Warbird News reports that the airplane is owned by Jap

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Thu, Feb 04, 2016

North Korea Reportedly Plans Satellite Launch

Analysts Say Launch Would Test A Missile That Could Reach The U.S.

North Korea has announced plans to launch an "Earth Observation Satellite" into orbit this month in what many are calling the test of a missile that could hit targets in the U.S.

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