Mon, Jul 02, 2012
Another Aero-Week means MORE Aero-News! There may be hope for the future of available AvGas...
The FAA has published the final report and recommendations from the Unleaded Avgas Transition Aviation Rulemaking Committee (UAT ARC), a collaborative industry-government task force of key stakeholders representing aircraft and engine manufacturers, fuel producers and distributors, operator groups, aviation associations, the FAA and the EPA. There was supposed to be a big surprise announcement at Oshkosh 2012... whereby Former Eclipse Boss Vern Raburn and his wife Susan should have become the new owners of American Champion Aircraft -- but that did NOT happen... Acting FAA Administrator Michael Huerta was in the middle of answering questions from the Senate Commerce Committee last week when the session was put on hold so that Senators could return to the floor to vote on a farm bill. The NTSB announced last Thursday that it will hold a forum focused on general aviation search and rescue operations on July 17 and 18, 2012. In the U.S., following the crash of a GA airplane, inland searches for the
aircraft are conducted by the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center, who are supported by numerous Federal, state, local, and volunteer organizations. We have ALL this and SO MUCH MORE in this week's edition of AIRBORNE!
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Airborne 06.29.12 is chock full of info about the week ending Friday, June 29th, 2012... Presented by Aero-TV veteran videographer and Airborne Host Ashley Hale, and supported by ANN CEO/Editor-In-Chief Jim Campbell, Chief Videographer Nathan Cremisino, and Aero-Journalists Tom Patton, Glen Moyer, and Will Alibrandi this episode covers:
- UAT ARC
- Raburn v American Champion Lawsuit
- Huerta Hearing
- NTSB GA SAR Forum
- Gamera II 50 second record
- Cessna Discover Flying
- Solar Impulse Update
- X3 Tour
- Roush Probable Cause
- Barnstorming: ANN Heading For Oshkosh!
- Commercial Space Hearing
- Albaugh Retires
- Airline Labor Notes
- FAA Lav O2
- AVW--Airshow Ace Skip Stewart
- Plane Parts From Above
Get Comprehensive, Real-Time, 24/7 coverage of the latest aviation and aerospace stories anytime, at aero-news.net. And be sure to join us again next week for the next edition of "Airborne" here on Aero-TV. Thanks for watching. See you next week!
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