ARLINGTON, Va. Federal officials say there was a close call
between a military helicopter and an airliner coming in to land at
Reagan National Airport. NBC4 reported Saturday
(http://bit.ly/126ZEMv ) that the National Transportation Safety
Board would be looking into the incident that happened Friday
Springfield, Mo. — Two people have died in a helicopter crash
in southwest Missouri. The Federal Aviation Administration says the
helicopter crashed late Friday night in southwest Missouri after
taking off from the Lucas Oil Speedway in Wheatland.
DELAWARE, Ohio — Fear not: That low-flying, slow-moving
helicopter circling Delaware and Union counties is no threat to
national security. It’s just preemptively striking against would-be
EPHRATAH, N.Y. -- A small airplane operating as a volunteer
Angel Flight crashed into a pond in upstate New York on Friday
evening, killing at least two people, authorities said.Fulton
County Sheriff Thomas Lorey said the flight's two passengers were
found dead and investigators are searching for the pilot, who is
missing. Officials did not immediately identify the passengers or
pilot.The Pipe ...
The band accuses its former frontman of violating their
rights, misappropriating assets and interfering with the members'
livelihood. Says Weiland: "I don't give a f--- what they call
themselves, but it's not Stone Temple Pilots." read more
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Stone Temple Pilots accuse former
frontman Scott Weiland of misusing the band's name to further his
solo career and want a judge to strip the rocker of his ability to
use the group's name or songs.
United restarts 787 flights after grounding Associated Press
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Updated 1:48 pm, Monday, May 20, 2013 United Airlines put its
787 back in the air on Monday, with both the airline and Boeing
hoping to put the plane's four-month grounding behind them.
Smoldering batteries ...
Avjet Corporation, an international provider of aircraft
charter, sales and management solutions, today announced that it is
now the only Boeing Business Jet operator in the United States
approved for Part 135 global charter.
SAO PAULO, May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- GOL Linhas Aereas
Inteligentes S.A. (BM&FBovespa: GOLL4 and NYSE: GOL) (S&P:
B, Fitch: B-, Moody's: B3), the largest low-cost and low-fare
airline in Latin America, ...
One Calls Flight 'Easiest Tanking Event In My Career' The
initial cadre of F-35A Lightning II instructor pilots qualified in
aerial refueling last week, adding another capability for student
pilot training at the 33rd Fighter Wing's F-35 Integrated Training
Center at Eglin AFB in Florida. "Eleven pilots had flown 14
refueling missions across the boom with the help of a KC-135
Stratotanker based ...
Excited shouts of "it's coming, it's coming" went up from a
crowd of students at Whitney Avenue Elementary School as a
Sacramento County sheriff's helicopter came in for a landing onto
the baseball field.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The pilots involved in a deadly 2011
midair collision in Alaska apparently were communicating on
different radio frequencies before the crash, according to a report
by the National Transportation Safety Board, a finding that local
aviators say underscores the danger of the mishmash of
communication channels and federal guidelines in the area.
BURBANK, Calif., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Avjet
Corporation, an international provider of aircraft charter, sales
and management solutions, today announced that it is now the only
Boeing Business Jet ...
Prince Charles and his wife, Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall,
had a mid-air scare today when their helicopter was forced to make
an emergency landing. Charles and Camilla were 15 minutes into
their flight from London to the Hay Literary Festival in Powys when
The Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) today
commissioned its newest airplane, a Pilatus PC-12 NG, at a ceremony
in Austin. The aircraft was named in honor of the late Texas Ranger
Bobby Paul Doherty, who was shot and killed in the line of duty in
Today, twenty general aviation companies received Friendly
Flyer Awards for achieving outstanding compliance with the Van Nuys
Airport’s (VNY) Fly Friendly Program for calendar year 2012. This
year’s inaugural winners of the Friendly Flyer Award were
recognized at the Board of Airport Commissioners meeting held at
Van Nuys City Hall.
ATLANTA, May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Atlanta-based
Precision Aviation Group (PAG), a leading provider of products and
value-added services to the Worldwide Aerospace and Defense
industries announces Peachtree ...
Rules affirmed for Galway airplane hangar Times Union
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10:33 pm, Wednesday, May 22, 2013 A state review panel ruled
Wednesday that the owner of an airplane hangar in Galway must
install a fire-sprinkler system and take other steps to insure the
unusual structure ...
NEW YORK, May 22, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Aut-Air.com
brings luxury and convenience to the elite traveler as a cost
competitive commercial airline alternative. Jet away in as little
as 5 hours notice. ...
Greenwood Village, Colorado, May 22, 2013 – Professional
Resources In System Management, LLC (PRISM), is pleased to welcome
Calvin Rieb as the Helicopter Aviation Services Program Manager and
Jenna Albrecht as the Safety Analyst for Business Aviation.
By Robert Evans GENEVA (Reuters) - Senior officials from
business and commercial aviation voiced cautious optimism that a
long-sought worldwide framework to reduce aviation's carbon
emissions could be ...