Also: Foxx Confirmed, AEA AML-STC Workshop, JetBlue iPads, Model Aviation Day Is Coming!
If you weren’t excited about Oshkosh before, you should be now... as it will likely be the first time for many of the aviation world to see a flying car actually fly! Terrafugia will be returning to EAA AirVenture in Oskhosh, WI, this July 29th through August 4th. Terrafugia’s Transition will be making its first airshow appearance as part of the "World's Greatest Aviation Celebration." Greenwing International (GWI) has been announced as the producer of the eSpyder and e430 Yuneec-powered electric aircraft. Yuneec International, which first displayed its electric powered aircraft at AirVenture 2009, has been advancing its electric propulsion technologies ever since. GreenWing International will be bringing several eSpyder aircraft to AirVenture 2013 for ground and flight display. NASA has made history once again as a NASA advanced ion propulsion engine has successfully operated for more than 48,000 hours, or 5 and a half years, making it the longest test duration of any type of space propulsion system demonstration project ever. All this... and MORE in today's episode of Airborne!!!
Airborne 07.02.13 is chock full of info about the half-week period ending Tuesday, July 2nd, 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:
Terrafugia Transition To Fly At Oshkosh
GreenWing International To Produce Yuneec-Powered Aircraft
NASA Thruster Achieves World-Record 5.5 Years Of Operation
U.S. Senate Confirms Anthony Foxx As Secretary Of Transportation
Another Setback For Canadian Sea King Replacement Helo
AEA, FAA Complete Productive AML-STC Workshop
JetBlue Gives Pilots New iPad Capabilities
German Police Thwart RC Airplane Terror Plot
AVW: Towplane/Gilder Aerobatics!
State Of Indiana Proclaims August 17 As Model Aviation Day
Piper To Exhibit Team Chambliss Meridian At Oshkosh
Chicago BASE Jumpers Evade Police After Trump Jump
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