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FAA Reauthorization Imminent? «<p>The House and Senate could vote next week on a compromise FAA Reauthorization bill that was released on Saturday.</p>» 22. sep. 2018 Aerial Mapping Of Hurricane Damage Underway «<p>The National Geodetic Survey (NGS) Remote Sensing Division is working to collect aerial imagery of the damage caused by Hurricane Florence in the last week. Depending on weather conditions, NGS has been attempting two survey mission a day to...» 21. sep. 2018 Top Letters And Comments, September 21, 2018 «<p>This week's letters brought comments from readers about FAA medicals, flying without a license, and sustainable biofuel.</p>» 21. sep. 2018 Short Final: Traffic In Sight «<p>I was flying from Jacksonville, North Carolina, to College Park, Maryland, on an IFR flight plan to go to a Redskins game. It was a CAVU day. The following exchange took place somewhere southeast of Richmond ...</p>» 21. sep. 2018 AOPA Offers Rusty Pilots Program Online «<p>The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association (AOPA) has announced that it is now offering an interactive online version of its Rusty Pilots Program. The two-hour course is based on the in-person Rusty Pilots seminars that AOPA has been giving at...» 20. sep. 2018 One Injured In DEA Cessna Crash «<p>A Cessna Stationair operated by the United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) crashed in Sugar Land, Texas, on Wednesday afternoon. The aircraft hit a power line and struck two vehicles on the road while attempting to make an...» 20. sep. 2018 EAA Hosts Accident Investigation Course «<p>In partnership with the Transportation Safety Institute (TSI), the Experimental Aircraft Association (EAA) hosted a three-day Experimental Accident Investigation course this week. According to EAA, attendees were primarily “FAA field office...» 20. sep. 2018 JetBlue Makes First Flights Using Sustainable Fuel «<p>JetBlue announced that its newest aircraft, an Airbus A321 it received on Wednesday, will make its first flights using a sustainable jet fuel blend. According to the company, the acceptance flight and JetBlue’s ferry flight, which is scheduled...» 19. sep. 2018 First 777 Donated To Aviation Museum «<p>Boeing and Cathay Pacific have announced that they will be jointly donating the first Boeing 777 to Arizona’s Pima Air & Space Museum. The aircraft, registered B-HNL, first flew on June 12, 1994, and was used by Boeing as a test airplane for...» 19. sep. 2018 Embry-Riddle Expands High School STEM Program «<p>Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University’s Gaetz Aerospace Institute will be expanding its concurrent enrollment program offering accelerated science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) courses for high school students to schools in Ohio and...» 19. sep. 2018 Jets Land Safely After Air Race Midair «<p>Two aircraft were able to land safely after a midair during a Jet Class heat at the 55th annual National Championship Air Races at Reno-Stead Airport (RTS) near Reno, Nevada, last Friday. The two Aero L-39 Albatros jets made contact when...» 18. sep. 2018 NASA Project Backs Three New Aviation Concepts «<p>NASA has announced that it will be allocating resources for three aviation-oriented ideas as part of its Convergent Aeronautics Solutions (CAS) project. The ideas selected for the project’s 2019 fiscal year are a seamless composite assembly...» 18. sep. 2018 Final LAANC Installment Goes Live «<p>The last piece of the FAA’s Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability (LAANC) system, which allows “near real-time processing of airspace authorizations” for drone operators, went live last week, according to a statement made by...» 18. sep. 2018 Frasca Named Navy Subcontractor «<p>Flight simulator manufacturer Frasca International announced that it has been named subcontractor for the Navy TH-57 Aircrew Training Services Contract on Monday. Frasca says it will be providing ten Flight Simulation Training Devices (FTDs) as...» 17. sep. 2018 SpaceX Introduces First Passenger For Moon Flight «<p>SpaceX has announced that Japanese fashion entrepreneur Yusaku Maezawa has purchased a flight around the moon on the company’s still-conceptual Big Falcon Rocket (BFR). Maezawa, who is also an avid art collector, says he will be offering six to...» 17. sep. 2018
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