Also: Lily Robotics, Heli Jump, Schumer Attacks, Master Instructors, QinetiQ, WASP Tactical Aerostat, Denver Airspace
The FAA and EASA have approved steep approach certification for both the Cessna Citation Sovereign+ and the Cessna Citation Latitude, adding more operational capability to the midsize bizjets. With steep approach certification allowing these aircraft to track approach angles of up to 6.65 degrees, the Sovereign+ and Latitude can now operate in and out of European destinations such as London City Airport and Lugano Airport in Switzerland. OK folks... while GA doesn’t have enough bad press on its hands with a media all too willing to offer up negative stories at every turn... it certainly makes no sense for we flyers make it easier for them... and dozens of us have done just that. At least 27 pilots have violated VIP TFRs during visits by President Donald Trump to Mar-a-Lago in the early days of his Presidency, according to the fun folks from NORAD and the FAA. It’s that time again -- registration for the 2017 Indoor and Outdoor Model Aircraft ‘Nats’ are now open. You can register for this year’s competition by visiting the NATS website to download a form at http://amablog.modelaircraft.org/nats/. All this -- and MORE in today's episode of Airborne!!!
Airborne 03.06.17 is chock full of info in this Daily News Episode, Monday, March 6th, 2017... Presented by Aero-TV veteran videographer and Airborne Hosts Brianne Cross, Christopher Odom, and Laura Hutson, and is supported by ANN CEO/Editor-In-Chief Jim Campbell, Chief Videographer Nathan Cremisino, and Aero-Journalist Tom Patton, this episode covers:
Citation Sovereign+, Citation Latitude Gain Additional Capability
At Least 27 Aviators Have Violated VIP TFRs In South Florida During Trump Visits
National Aeromodeling Championships 2017 Registration Is Open
Lily Robotics Files For Bankruptcy
AVW: Navarre Beach Helicopter Jump
Schumer Presses For Geo-Fencing Language In FAA Reauthorization Bill
Four Receive Master Instructor Designation In February
QinetiQ Signs For Four H125 For Empire Test Pilots’ School
Drone Aviation Delivers Enhanced WASP Tactical Aerostat To U.S. DoD
FAA To Hold Airspace Workshops In Denver
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