Also: Mohr Retires-Quietly, iFly on iOS, Record Female Skydive, China Goes To The Moon, SAFE Resources
EAA Counsel Alan Farkas has filed a 48 page Petition for Review of FAA Action and Other Relief with United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit in support of EAA's attempt to overturn last spring's surprise FAA decision to bill the organization for the annual AirVenture Fly-In. The Farkas brief, again, seems very well-constructed and takes the FAA to task on several key points. Shell has reportedly become the first major oil company to develop a lead-free replacement for aviation leaded gasoline, and will now begin a strict regulatory approvals process. The Screamin’ Sasquatch presented by John Klatt Airshows was unveiled Monday night at the International Council of Air Shows in Las Vegas. The airplane, a Taperwing Waco made famous by barnstormers of the 1920s and 30s, adds the modern twist of a jet engine bolted to its belly. All this... and MORE in today's episode of Airborne!!!
Airborne 12.06.13 is chock full of info about the half-week period ending Friday, December 6th, 2013... 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, and Glen Moyer, this episode covers:
Breaking News: EAA Files Brief in EAA v FAA Fee War
Shell Announces Intent To Certify/Offer Unleaded AvGas
John Klatt Airshows Introduces The Jet Waco 'Screamin’ Sasquatch'
Amazon May Deliver Packages With UAVs
Air Show Pilot John Mohr Quietly Retires
iFly GPS Now Available For iOS Devices
Women Set Record For Group Jump In Arizona
Court Awards Over $430,000 To Joseph Skilken And Co.
Fort Lauderdale Air Show Axed For 2014
China Launches Lunar Mission
SAFE Releases Online Resources To Help Pilots Avoid Loss-Of-Control Accidents
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