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January 21, 2017

Government Works To Accommodate BizAv At KPBI During Presidential Visits

TFRs Are Will Be In Place When President Trump Visit Mar-a-Lago

Since Donald J. Trump was elected President in November, discussions have been ongoing about how business aviation can be accommodated at Palm Beach International Airport (KPBI) when the President visits his Florida residence at Mar-a-Lago ... just 2.1 nautical miles from the airport.

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First Payload For A Previously-Flown Falcon 9 Arrives In Florida

European-Built Communications Satellite Scheduled For Launch Next Month

SpaceX hopes to deliver a communications satellite into orbit next month using a booster that has previously flown into space.

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DJI Dumps The Phantom 4

Notifies Dealers That Production Is Terminated

Only 10 months since its introduction, DJI has informed its dealers that it is ending production of the Phantom 4 sUAS.

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Brazilian Supreme Court Judge Fatally Injured In Aircraft Accident

Had Been Investigating A Serious Graft Case Involving Odebrecht

A justice of the Brazilian Supreme Court was among those fatally injured Thursday when the Beechcraft C90GT went down in the ocean off the coast of Rio de Janeiro.

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FAI Marks 30th Anniversary Of Female Human-Powered Flight

Triathlete Lois McCallin Set Three Records That Still Stand

Thirty years ago, on 21 January 1987, American triathlete Lois McCallin set three women's world records for human-powered flight – and they still stand today.

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In The Company Of Heroes: Pararescue Chief Retires After 30 Years

Chief Master Sgt. Davide Keaton Has Been Decorated Nine Times For Life-Saving Actions

Over the course of his thirty-year career, he was decorated nine times for actions that saved dozens --if not hundreds-- of lives on and off the battlefield.

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LM Helicopter EW System To Safeguard US Navy Against Anti-Ship Missile Threats

Will Enhance Electronic Countermeasures Carried By MH-60 Helos

Lockheed Martin will build on its 45-year legacy of integrated electronic warfare system success under a newly awarded U.S. Navy development contract to provide MH-60 helicopters with enhanced electronic warfare surveillance and countermeasure capabilities against anti-ship missile (ASM) threats.

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Textron Aviation Sees Significant Growth Of Its Cessna Pilot Center Network

Has Added 24 New Partners Including Five International Flight Schools

Textron Aviation has announced its Cessna Pilot Center (CPC) network added 24 new partners in 2016, including five international flight schools in Argentina, Canada, Colombia, Germany and Poland. This growth supports the next generation of aviators with the help of the world’s leading training platform, the Cessna Skyhawk 172.

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Aero-News: Quote of the Day (01.21.17)

“Going forward, we know that the economic impact of decreased business aircraft operations at PBI will be widely felt, and the government has agreed to regularly review these procedures, which we hope will identify greater efficiencies for this TFR, while also reducing the economic impact on operators and local businesses.” Source: Ed Bolen, president and CEO of NBAA, on the government's efforts to mitigate the effect of TFRs on business aviation at KPBI when President Trump visits Mar-a-Lago.

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ANN's Daily Aero-Term (01.21.17): Jump Zone

The airspace directly associated with a Drop Zone. Vertical and horizontal limits may be locally defined.

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ANN's Daily Aero-Linx (01.21.17)

The Lindbergh Foundation

The concept of balance is an integral part of what the Lindbergh Foundation Board looks for in a project requesting a grant. Charles and Anne Morrow Lindbergh believed in the balance between technological advances and preservation of human and natural environments.

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