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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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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 14th 19 01:54 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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Skai: 5-Place Hydrogen-powered Electric, four hours or 400 miles - Saki 5-place.jpg (0/1) by Larry Dighera
https://venturebeat.com/2019/05/29/alakai-technologies-unveils-skai-a-hydrogen-powered-air-taxi/ Hopkinton, Massachusetts-based Alaka’i Technologies, which was founded in 2006, might not have high-profile backers or a coffer full of capital, but that’s not to imply the air mobility startup hasn’t...
May 30th 19 06:02 PM
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What's New In Electric Airplanes? by Larry Dighera
Here is a video of some astounding flying cars. It's not to be missed. Top 7 Most Amazing Real Flying Cars Coming Before 2020: https://youtu.be/hE93u40ONwk ----------------------- Rolls-Royce Flying Car (eVTOL): https://youtu.be/xwBqhsZwF2Y -----------------------
May 7th 19 08:30 PM
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Explain these acronyms please (TTA, TSMOH...) by [email protected]
On Thursday, June 26, 1997 at 3:00:00 AM UTC-4, Andrew M. Sarangan wrote: Folks, What's with all these acronyms in for-sale ads ? I am considering buying an airplane, and I still don't understand much of the terminology used in aircraft sale ads. For instance, what are TTA, TSMOH,...
April 15th 19 05:40 PM
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Electric Airplane Racing Starts Next Year by Larry Dighera
http://flash.avweb.com/avwebflash/news/Aero-Electric-Airplane-Racing-Starts-Next-Year-232631-1.html Electric Airplane Racing Starts Next Year April 12, 2019 Formula 1 racing is a popular event at the Reno Air Races, among other sites, and beginning late next year, it will evolve into...
April 15th 19 04:16 PM
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Strong-armed by the "Quiet Birdmen"? by [email protected]
On Thursday, January 18, 2001 at 5:23:17 PM UTC-8, wrote: Please humor me... What's with this group known as the "Quiet Birdmen"? I'm a free-lance writer with little or no interest in aviation. However, through a fortuitous turn of events, I stumbled across...
April 5th 19 05:10 PM
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The Speeder: Jetpack Aviation opens pre-orders on jet powered flying motorcycle (0/1) by Larry Dighera
https://newatlas.com/flying-motorcycle-jetpack-aviation-speeder/58752/ The Speeder: Jetpack Aviation opens pre-orders on jet powered flying motorcycle Loz Blain March 6th, 2019 An audio version of this article is available.
March 29th 19 04:18 PM
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NASA clears Dream Chaser spaceplane for full production by Larry Dighera
Dream Chaser® Space Vehicle The Dream Chaser spacecraft is a multi-mission space utility vehicle designed for transporting crew and cargo to low-Earth orbit (LEO) destinations such as the International Space Station scheduled for first launch in...
March 29th 19 04:00 PM
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Extra pilot averted disaster on previous (Illinois headquartered)Boeing 737 Max 8 flight - report by Burr-head Airlines
(CNN)An off-duty pilot in the cockpit of a Boeing 737 Max 8 jet jumped in to help crew disable a malfunctioning flight-control system as it experienced difficulties in October, according to Bloomberg. The next day, with a different crew, the same plane crashed into the sea off Jakarta, killing...
March 22nd 19 11:27 AM
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Doomed Boeing Jets Lacked 2 Safety Features That Company Sold Only asExtras by Burr-head Airlines
As the pilots of the doomed Boeing jets in Ethiopia and Indonesia fought to control their planes, they lacked two notable safety features in their cockpits. One reason: Boeing charged extra for them. For Boeing and other aircraft manufacturers, the practice of charging to upgrade a standard...
March 22nd 19 10:11 AM
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