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Electric Beaver May Fly By Year’s End by Larry Dighera
https://www.avweb.com/aviation-news/electric-beaver-may-fly-by-years-end Electric Beaver May Fly By Year’s End Russ NilesNovember 3, 20192 A Canadian seaplane airline expects to flight test an electrically powered De Havilland Beaver before the end of the year with an eye to flying passengers in...
November 4th 19 04:25 PM
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Rutan Working On EVTOL by Larry Dighera
https://www.avweb.com/aviation-news/rutan-working-on-evtol Rutan Working On EVTOL Russ Niles October 28, 20191 Legendary aircraft designer Burt Rutan has reportedly turned his outside-the-box vision toward eVTOL transportation and he’s already said to prepare for something different. “It’s...
October 28th 19 03:15 PM
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ID Requirements For Drones Coming Soon by Larry Dighera
https://www.avweb.com/aviation-news/id-requirements-for-drones-coming-soon/ ID Requirements For Drones Coming Soon Russ Niles October 20, 20192 A critical step in the integration of unmanned aircraft into the National Airspace System is scheduled for Dec. 20 as the FAA releases its Notice of...
October 21st 19 03:39 PM
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B-17 Nine-O-Nine Photographs by Larry Dighera
In April of this year, I had an opportunity to experience the Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress Nine-O-Nine that recently crashed subsequent to the failure of engine number 4 (right side). https://youtu.be/Fpv-xxYQ8-o ATC Audio: https://youtu.be/weNLHLWSg6g The Collings Foundation flew several of their...
October 6th 19 06:09 PM
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UPS Approved To Run “Drone Airline” by Larry Dighera
The story below begs the question, how will the potential Mid-Air Collision (MAC) hazard between UPS drones and arriving/departing helicopter ambulances be mitigated? ...
October 4th 19 08:18 PM
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AOPA Prez Testifies Against ATC Privatization by Larry Dighera
https://www.avweb.com/aviation-news/aopa-prez-testifies-against-atc-privatization/ AOPA Prez Testifies Against ATC Privatization Marc CookOctober 1, 20190 Last week, AOPA President Mark Baker appeared before the Senate Aviation and Space subcommittee to advocate against privatizing air traffic...
October 2nd 19 04:04 PM
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Boeing and Safran today announced a joint investment in Electric Power Systems (EPS) by Larry Dighera
News Release Issued: Sep 17, 2019 (11:00am EDT) CHICAGO, Sept. 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Boeing and Safran announced today a joint investment in Electric Power Systems (EPS), a company offering a suite of safe, certifiable and lightweight energy storage products that provide high-quality...
September 17th 19 07:06 PM
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Boeing Top MAX Pilot Takes The Fifth Over Document Subpoena by Larry Dighera
https://www.avweb.com/aviation-news/max-top-pilot-takes-the-fifth-over-document-subpoena/ Boeing Top MAX Pilot Takes The Fifth Over Document Subpoena Russ Niles September 7, 201912 The former chief technical pilot on the Boeing 737 MAX has invoked his Fifth Amendment rights and refused to turn...
September 9th 19 08:57 PM
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US Senate Confirms Airline "Fox" To Head FAA "Henhouse" by Larry Dighera
Just after it is revealed that the FAA permitted an aircraft manufacturer, Boeing, to self-certify their own products for FAA approval, resulting in the crash of two airliners loaded with passengers, now the US Senate approves the former head of an airline, Delta, to the safety watchdog FAA head...
August 26th 19 06:55 PM
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Airbus Granted Waiver For Urban beyond visual line of sight (BVLOS) Drone Flights by Larry Dighera
https://www.avweb.com/recent-updates/unmanned-vehicles/airbus-granted-waiver-for-urban-bvlos-drone-flights/ Airbus Granted Waiver For Urban BVLOS Drone Flights Kate O'ConnorAugust 22, 20190 Airbus Aerial has received a waiver from the FAA to conduct urban unmanned aircraft systems (UAS/drone)...
August 23rd 19 01:37 PM
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Air Force Tests Robot Pilot by Larry Dighera
Air Force Tests Robot Pilot By Russ Niles - August 18, 20193 VIDEO: https://youtu.be/dQxacTMu7XU The Air Force has flown a Cessna 206 with a robotic pilot it says can essentially turn an aircraft into a drone and then get turned back into a manned aircraft. The ROBOpilot flew a two hour...
August 19th 19 03:11 PM
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Lithium-Sulfur For Electric Aircraft Power by Larry Dighera
https://www.avweb.com/recent-updates/business-military/bye-looks-to-lithium-sulfur-for-electric-aircraft-power/ Bye Looks To Lithium-Sulfur For Electric Aircraft Power Kate O'Connor August 8, 20191 Image: Bye Aerospace Bye Aerospace and OXIS Energy have announced a collaboration to develop and...
August 9th 19 03:01 PM
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U.S. Issues Hacking Security Alert for Small Planes by Larry Dighera
https://www.securityweek.com/us-issues-hacking-security-alert-small-planes U.S. Issues Hacking Security Alert for Small Planes By Associated Press on July 30, 2019 Share The Department of Homeland Security issued a security alert https://www.us-cert.gov/ics/alerts/ics-alert-19-211-01...
July 31st 19 01:31 PM
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Oshkosh NOTAM, US 41 is not a ditch strip in Chicago by [email protected]
Stay off LSD and use the beach sand or ditch in the water like Pappy Bush
July 26th 19 07:42 PM
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Boeing Engineer Says Corporate Culture Change Behind MAX Issues by Larry Dighera
https://www.avweb.com/aviation-news/boeing-engineer-says-corporate-culture-change-behind-max-issues/ Boeing Engineer Says Corporate Culture Change Behind MAX Issues Russ Niles July 6, 20190 A spokesman for the union that represents some of the workers who build Boeing airplanes claims the...
July 26th 19 07:40 PM
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Corrupt FAA Administrator Nominee Advanced For Senate Vote by Larry Dighera
FAA Administrator Nominee Dixon lied to the Senate committee charged with confirming him and, had a whistleblower pilot reporting safety issues at Delta fraudulently declared unfit for duty. Later the FAA validated the reported safety issues. IS THIS WHO WE WANT GOVERNING THE SAFETY OF AIRLINE...
July 13th 19 06:57 PM
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Electric planes herald new era for aviation at the Paris Air Show by Larry Dighera
https://edition.cnn.com/2019/06/20/business/electric-planes-paris-air-show/index.html Electric planes herald new era for aviation at the Paris Air Show By Charles Riley, CNN Business Updated 1425 GMT (2225 HKT) June 20, 2019 London (CNN Business)Airlines ordered tens of billions of dollars worth...
June 22nd 19 10:42 PM
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NASA Marks Milestones in Development of Electric X-57 by Larry Dighera
https://www.avweb.com/recent-updates/experimentals/nasa-electric-x-plane-reaches-development-milestones/ NASA Electric X-Plane Reaches Development Milestones Kate O'Connor June 20, 20190 NASA X-57 Maxwell Mod II Image: AFRC TV / Steve Parcel NASA’s all-electric X-plane has made significant...
June 22nd 19 10:28 PM
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Siemens Sells Electric Propulsion Business to Rolls-Royce by Larry Dighera
https://www.avweb.com/recent-updates/business-military/paris-air-show-siemens-sells-electric-propulsion-business/ Paris Air Show: Siemens Sells Electric Propulsion Business Kate O'Connor June 20, 20191 Serial Hybrid Engine Illustration Image: Rolls-Royce
June 22nd 19 10:20 PM
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Pipistrel Unveils 801 eVTOL by Larry Dighera
https://www.avweb.com/news/pipistrel-unveils-801-evtol/ Pipistrel Unveils 801 eVTOL Paul BertorelliJune 11, 20190 Slovenia-based Pipistrel Vertical Solutions threw its hat into the eVTOL ring Tuesday by revealing a multi-fan electric airplane with vertical takeoff and landing capability. At...
June 12th 19 02:47 PM
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