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Wed, Jan 18, 2017

JB McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, Travis AFB Named Next KC-46A Locations

New Tankers Will Replace Legacy Aircraft At Those Bases

Air Force officials selected Joint Base McGuire Dix Lakehurst, NJ, and Travis Air Force Base, CA as the preferred locations for the next two active-duty-led KC-46A Pegasus bases.

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Wed, Jan 18, 2017

New Evidence Emerges In D.B. Cooper Case

Examination Of His Tie Finds Unique Particles Embedded In The Fabric

A tie left behind by D.B. Cooper on the Northwest Orient Boeing 727 he notoriously hijacked in 1971 has been examined by a team of citizen investigators led by selected federal officials who say they have new evidence in the case.

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Wed, Jan 18, 2017

Airbus H135 Delivered To Hiratagakuen

Will Be Deployed For EMS Operations In Japan's Nara Prefecture

Airbus has delivered a brand new H135 to Hiratagakuen. Upon delivery, the helicopter will be deployed for emergency medical service (EMS) operations for the Nara Prefecture from February onwards. It will be the first time that the H135 is used for such EMS operations in Japan.

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Wed, Jan 18, 2017

Embraer Signs Order With Widerøe For Up To 15 E2 Aircraft

Deliveries To Largest Regional Carrier In Scandinavia Should Begin In 2018

Embraer has signed a contract with Widerøe, the largest regional airline in Scandinavia, for up to 15 E2 family jets. The contract consists of three firm orders for the E190-E2 and purchase rights for 12 further E2 family aircraft. This flexible mix of purchase rights for E175-E2, E190-E2, and E195-E2 will give Widerøe the ability to grow their fleet with a family of aircraft from 80 to 130+ seats, to right size capacity to meet market requirements.

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Wed, Jan 18, 2017

ANN FAQ: What Does The API Mean To You

Engaging The Aviation World's Pivotal Organizations, Interests And Viewpoints

The Airborne Partnership Initiative, we call it the API, is a plan developed by ANN CEO and Editor-In-Chief, Jim Campbell, to build a synergistic, industry-wide, aviation/aerospace news program. Our aim is to grow this program to include a significant portion, if not a majority, of the aviation world’s pivotal organizations, interests, and viewpoints.

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Wed, Jan 18, 2017

Aero-News: Quote of the Day (01.18.17)

“For too long the FAA has been reactive rather than proactive in identifying and mitigating potential problems. This attitude has significant economic costs to consumers, the aviation industry and the federal government.” Source: Aviation Subcommittee Chairman Frank LoBiondo (R-NJ), on the release of a new report from the FAA IG on ATC disruption response.

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Wed, Jan 18, 2017

ANN's Daily Aero-Term (01.18.17): Information Request

A request originated by an FSS for information concerning an overdue VFR aircraft.

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Wed, Jan 18, 2017

ANN's Daily Aero-Linx (01.18.17)

Intrepid S-A-S Museum

Occupying some prime “sea estate” on the Hudson River in Manhattan is the Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum. Boasting “Adventures in Heroism” the floating museum has over 25 aircraft.

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Tue, Jan 17, 2017

Airborne 01.17.17: Gene Cernan, KSMO NIMBY's Threaten AvBiz, Lily Drones Kaput

Also: Gone West: Bill Bordeleau, Aero-Calendar, Duncan Aviation, Norwegian Air, Drone Advisory, QinetiQ, Drone v Space Needle

We’re sorry to report that, according to a Tweet from NASA, Apollo 17 Commander Gene Cernan passed away on Monday at the age of 82. Captain Cernan was one of fourteen astronauts selected by NASA in October 1963. He logged 566 hours and 15 minutes in space-of which more than 73 hours were spent on the surface of the moon. It’s reported that Cernan’s flight to the moon was the most scientifically rewarding of all the lunar flights. When speaking of all the crazy happenings going on at Santa Monica Airport in California, it leads us to paraphrase the statement from Shakespeare’s Hamlet, which goes something like this, “The protesters doth protest too much, methinks.” In modern English, we might say the protesters are making fools of themselv

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Tue, Jan 17, 2017

Aero-TV: True Blue Power - A Natural Evolution for Lithium-Ion

As Battery Technology Becomes More Sophisticated, True Blue Power Is At the Tip of the Spear…

It seems like we’ve heard a lot of negativity about lithium-ion batteries as it relates to exploding telephones and other electrical appliances being carried onboard an airplane. However, when the technology is applied correctly, True Blue Power has demonstrated that it can be a primary battery power source for an aircraft that has numerous advantages.

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