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Mon, Apr 27, 2015

Airborne 04.27.15: EAA/Sonex, Ryanair v Biofuel, Sporty's 172Lite

Also: Super Sabre@Oshkosh!!!, A380's 10th, All About That Space, UAV Problem In Japan, Siemens Electric Aero-Propulsion, New Caravan Interiors

The Gathering of Eagles is an event held at AirVenture that brings together all areas of the general aviation community to raise funds for EAA’s youth education programs. At EAA AirVenture last year, a Mystery box was auctioned off. Now that box will be heading to Georgia to benefit an education program for young people, thanks to the combined efforts of EAA, Sonex Aircraft, and longtime aviator Ron Alexander. The CEO of budget carrier Ryanair said that the use of biofuels by airlines is a "PR stunt." It’s reported that, Michael O'Leary said that "the idea that you grow food with great cost and turn it into fuel is just nuts." He said that the idea that the world is has "passed peak point with oil has proven to be wrong." Since joining the flight line at Sporty’s Flight School, Sporty&rs

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Mon, Apr 27, 2015

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft Appoints Colin Bole For Leadership Role

Becomes New Senior Vice President, Sales And Asset Management

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft has appointed Colin Bole as its new Senior Vice President, Sales and Asset Management, effective mid-May, 2015.

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Mon, Apr 27, 2015

New Active Sidestick Controller For Large Aircraft

UTC Aerospace Systems Is Introducing The World's First Active Side-Stick Controller For Large Commercial Aircraft.

UTC Aerospace Systems' Actuation & Propeller business unit is supplying the active side-sticks for the cockpit of the new Irkut MC-21 single aisle aircraft. The MC-21 family of aircraft will include two versions ranging from 150 to 212 seats.

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Mon, Apr 27, 2015

Western Michigan University Takes Delivery Of New Frasca Simulator

Level 5 SR20 FTD Recreates 'Feel' Of Flying The Aircraft

The College of Aviation at Western Michigan University has taken delivery of a new Frasca SR20 Level 5 Flight Training Device (FTD) and has also upgraded its two existing Frasca SR20 FTDs to match the new device.

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Mon, Apr 27, 2015

Siemens Develops World-Record Electric Motor For Aircraft

Engine Weighs Just 50 Kilograms But Develops 260 Kilowatts Of Power

Siemens researchers have developed a new type of electric motor that, with a weight of just 50 kilograms, delivers a continuous output of about 260 kilowatts – five times more than comparable drive systems.

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Mon, Apr 27, 2015

Triton UAS Conducts 1st Flight With Search Radar

MFAS Provides 360-Degree View Awareness Over A Large Area

The Navy’s MQ-4C Triton UAS equipped with a new search radar completed its inaugural flight April 18 over Patuxent River air space.

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Mon, Apr 27, 2015

Boeing Names John Shannon Space Launch System Vice President

Former NASA Official Succeeds Retiring Virginia 'Ginger' Barnes

Boeing has named John Shannon to be vice president and program manager for the Space Launch System (SLS), which will provide NASA with heavy-lift capability to send people and cargo into deep space.

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Mon, Apr 27, 2015

NASA Exercises Contract Option For White Sands Test Facility

Tennessee Company To Continue To Provide Test Evaluation And Support Services

NASA is exercising its second cost-plus-award-fee option to extend the period of performance with Jacobs Technology Inc. of Tullahoma, Tennessee, to provide test evaluation and support services at the agency's White Sands Test Facility in Las Cruces, New Mexico.

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Mon, Apr 27, 2015

U.S. Drawing Down European Apache Fleet

Will Relocate 24 Aircraft From Germany To Alaska

Twenty-Four Apache attack helicopters will be relocated from Germany to Alaska under a cost-saving plan being implemented by the U.S. Army.

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Mon, Apr 27, 2015

USAF Realigns B-1, LRS-B Under Air Force Global Strike Command

Changes To Be Effective October 1, 2015

The Secretary and Chief of Staff of the Air Force have directed the realignment of the Air Force’s B-1 bomber fleets and Long Range Strike-Bomber program from Air Combat Command to Air Force Global Strike Command, effective Oct. 1.

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