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Fri, Dec 02, 2016

AeroSports Update: The Student Pilot Certificate

Whether Your Goal Is Being A Recreational Pilot Or A Career Commercial Pilot, We All Start As Student Pilots

It doesn’t matter what sort of pilot certificates you’re after, be it a sport pilot or an airline transport pilot, everybody starts in the same place for training. At some point every civil pilot started out as a student pilot.

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Fri, Dec 02, 2016

Air Force Agreement Helps Small Business Compete In The GA Industry

PS Engineering Benefitting From Agreements With The USAF

A patent licensing agreement (PLA) and cooperative research and development agreement (CRADA) with the Air Force have been major factors in helping one small business directly compete with the largest aviation companies in the industry.

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Fri, Dec 02, 2016

Klyde Morris 12.02.16

Klyde Explains Common Airline Terms ...

FMI: www.klydemorris.com

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Fri, Dec 02, 2016

ForeFlight Expert Spins Off Training Business

Helps Pilots Make The Best Use Of The Flight Planning Software

The first employee of ForeFlight has produced a series of videos designed to help users take full advantage of the flight planning software.

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Fri, Dec 02, 2016

DJI Updates Specs On Its Inspire 2 Drone

Reduces Top Speed Due To Concerns About Video Quality

DJI has reduced the top speed of its new Inspire 2 drone due to concerns about the quality of the video captured by the aircraft.

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Fri, Dec 02, 2016

Airborne 12.02.16: Stratos 714 1st Flt, TFR Politics, Airbus Job Cuts

Also: Female Skydive Record, ANN November Efforts, Dream Chaser, SecTrans Reax, FAA SAFO, Able Flight, Airline Group Grounded

On November 21, the Stratos 714 very light jet took to the sky. The Stratos 714 was devised as a response to the lower performance single engine VLJs proposed about a decade ago which include the D-Jet, the Cirrus Jet, the Piper Jet, and some others. Stratos says they saw little advantage in developing a single jet-engine aircraft that has lower performance than an equivalent propeller aircraft. They decided to go with an aircraft that has a service ceiling of 41,000 feet and will cruise at 415 KTAS. Amid claims of the misuse of a federal authority, the FAA has placed a temporary flight restriction over the area where protesters are attempting to stop the Standing Rock oil pipeline in North Dakota. The TFR prevents all flights over the protest area except aircraft operating in support of law enforcement. That includes UAVs which might capture video an

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Fri, Dec 02, 2016

Airborne 12.01.16: New SecTrans, Trio NextGen Autopilot, WTO v Boeing

Also: Solar Flight, SAFE, Predator B, Delta Requires 'Civility', ISS-RapidScat, UPS Dispute, airBaltic CS300

President-elect Donald Trump has tapped Elaine Chao, the former Labor Secretary, to be the Secretary of Transportation in his administration. Chao is the wife of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell. Prior to taking the Labor Department post, Chao was deputy secretary of transportation under the second President Bush. Trio Avionics, longtime manufacturer of autopilots for the Experimental-Amateur-Built aircraft market, is working with the FAA and a team of industry leaders to develop a supplemental type certificate for its Pro Pilot Autopilot in the Cessna 172 and 182, with other type certificated, production models to follow. The STC Group is seeking approval for the STC using a process similar to one EAA leveraged earlier in 2016 to earn approval to install a Dynon D-10

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Fri, Dec 02, 2016

Hurricane Hunters Moving To A New Home Next Year

Will Base P-3 Orion And Other Aircraft At Lakeland Linder Airport

Lakeland Linder Airport in central Florida will be the new home of NOAA's P-3 Orion hurricane hunters and other aircraft next year.

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Fri, Dec 02, 2016

Former NASA Official Added To Trump Transition Team For The Agency

Chris Shank Will Serve On The 'Landing Team' For NASA

The transition team for President-elect Donald Trump has named congressional staffer and former NASA official Chris Shank to its "landing team" overseeing transition planning for the space agency.

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Fri, Dec 02, 2016

Orbital ATK Announces Expansion Of Launch Vehicles Operations In AZ

As Many As 500 Full-Time Jobs Will Be Added At The Campus

Arizona Governor Doug Ducey, Chandler Mayor Jay Tibshraeny and Orbital ATK, have announced the expansion of the company’s Launch Vehicles Division operations into an additional facility in  Chandler, AZ.

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