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Sat, Nov 01, 2014

Aero-News: Quote Of The Day (11.01.14)

“Unfortunately, not every sector, as evidenced by turboprops, is showing sustained growth, and this is indicative of the industry challenges we still face.” Source: GAMA president and CEO Pete Bunce.

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Sat, Nov 01, 2014

ANN's Daily Aero-Term (11.01.14): Moving Map

A graphical depiction of aircraft position, route programmed into the FMS/RNAV, surrounding geographical features, and any other information about the immediate flight environment.

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Sat, Nov 01, 2014

ANN's Daily Aero-Linx (11.01.14)

Craig Baker's F-105 Site

A well done site featuring all things Thunderchief. Great combat stories, photos, audio and video clips.

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Fri, Oct 31, 2014

Airborne 10.31.14: SpaceShipTwo Lost, GAMA's 3Q/14 Report, AEA Counters FAA

Also: More TFRs, Pelton on Aviation Outreach, Type Clubs Speak Out, NGPA Leader Lost, KICT King Air Accident

In a statement posted on the Virgin Galactic website, the company said: "Virgin Galactic’s partner Scaled Composites conducted a powered test flight of SpaceShipTwo earlier today. During the test, the vehicle suffered a serious anomaly resulting in the loss of the vehicle. Our first concern is the status of the pilots, which is unknown at this time. We will work closely with the relevant authorities to determine the cause of the accident and provide updates as soon as we are able to do so." The General Aviation Manufacturers Association released the 2014 third quarter general aviation aircraft shipment report yesterday and it confirms business is improving. Total worldwide general aviation airplane shipments increased 5.7 percent to 1,678, and billings rose to $16.0 billion, up 4.0 percent. T

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Fri, Oct 31, 2014

SpaceShipTwo Suffers An 'In Flight Anomaly'

Two Pilots On Board, Witnesses Report Seeing One Parachute

Virgin Galactic says that SpaceShipTwo suffered a serious 'in flight anomaly' during a test flight Friday.

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Fri, Oct 31, 2014

Classic Aero-TV: ‘Have it Your Way!’ – The SPA Panther

A New Single-Seat SportPlane Shows Great Potential For Serious Fun

While at the Sport Aviation Expo 2014, ANN CEO and Editor-In-Chief, Jim Campbell stopped by to talk with Dan Weseman, the president of Sport Performance Aviation. Sitting on display was their snappy looking single place light sport airplane that seems to be cut from a different cloth than most other LSA’s on display. Called the Panther, the airplane is being produced only in a kit version at this time. It is designed for someone to certify as an experimental amateur built airplane that complies with the LSA definition.

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Fri, Oct 31, 2014

Wallops Completes Initial Assessment After Orbital Mishap

Transporter Erector Launcher, Lightning Suppressors Badly Damaged By The Accident

The Wallops Incident Response Team has completed an initial assessment of Wallops Island, Virginia, following the catastrophic failure of Orbital Science Corp.’s Antares rocket shortly after liftoff at 6:22 p.m. EDT Tuesday, Oct. 28, from Pad 0A of the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport at NASA’s Wallops Flight Facility in Virginia.

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Fri, Oct 31, 2014

AeroMobil 3.0 Unveiled At Vienna Pioneer Festival In Austria

Roadable Aircraft Said To Be 'Ready For Production'

The AeroMobil 3.0 prototype of a roadable aircraft was shown publicly for the first time at the Vienna Pioneers Festival in Austria on Wednesday.

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Fri, Oct 31, 2014

Pilot Fatally Injured In MK-58 Accident

Privately-Owned Military Trainer Went Down On Approach To Port Hueneme, CA

The pilot of a privately-owned MK-58 military training jet was fatally injured Wednesday when the airplane went down on approach to Port Hueneme Naval Base in southern California.

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Fri, Oct 31, 2014

FAA Issues Emergency AD For EC130T2 Helicopters

Cracks Discovered On Main Gearbox Oil Hoppers In Several Aircraft

The FAA has issued an Emergency AD (EAD 2014-22-51) for Airbus Helicopters (formerly Eurocopter France) Model EC130T2 helicopters.

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