Anne Arundel County Executive Steve Schuh and Howard County Executive Alan Kittleman want the state to sue the Federal Aviation Administration … louder airplanes. In separate letters, both executives asked Attorney General Brian Frosh to sue the …
Source: bingAnne Arundel and Howard county executives pressure Frosh to sue Feds over airplane noise
SURGOINSVILLE — On Saturday, Sept. 16, youth from Hawkins County were treated to rides in a General Aviation airplane. This is an annual event sponsored by National Experimental Aircraft Association and (EAA) Chapter #442 located at the Hawkins Co …
Source: bingYoung Eagles introduced to the joys of aviation
Puerto Rico’s Isla Grande Airport, a general aviation airfield in the capital of San Juan, was littered with destroyed aircraft after Hurricane Maria tore through Sept. 20 as a Category Four storm. Reports relayed by The Weather Channel said the colossal hurricane “paralyzed the island with 155 miles per hour winds” and “ripped to shreds” aircraft, homes, and businesses in its path.
Source: aopaHurricane Maria slams Puerto Rico airfield
AOPA has released a new flying guide, Cross Borders, to help make planning and executing cross-border flights easier for general aviation pilots.
Source: aopaAOPA releases guide for cross-border flying
and HM consul General Paul Fox. Speaking on the occasion, HE Khalifa Al Zaffin, said: “We are witnessing the start of a critical chapter in Dubai’s journey to become the aviation capital of the world. A fundamental part of the aerospace super system that …
Source: bingUniversity of South Wales Launches Aviation Engineering Education at Dubai South
… of aviation milestones and plan the future for the development of African aviation.” The AGA will discuss issues on the development of air transport in Africa in general and development opportunities for African airlines in particular. Air transport …
Source: bingRwandAir to host AFRAA Annual General Assembly in November 2017
The new service will utilize Gogo’s existing Ku-band satellite network, the same trusted high capacity satellite network that is currently providing bandwidth for more than 550 commercial aviation aircraft … vice president and general manager for Gogo …
Source: bingGogo Business Aviation Goes Global with High-Speed Satellite Connectivity Service
The FAA has issued an airworthiness directive (AD) requiring repetitive inspections of Ameri-King Corp. Model AK-450- and AK-451-series emergency locator transmitters (ELTs) in response to multiple reports of ELT failures and a report of “noncompliance to quality standards and manufacturer processes.”
Source: aopaFAA issues AD for Ameri-King ELTs
Well-known safety advocate Bruce Landsberg is set to be nominated by President Donald Trump to serve as a member of the National Transportation Safety Board. Following Senate confirmation, Landsberg will serve a five-year term and would be designated vice chairman for two years.
Source: aopaWhite House intends to nominate long-time safety expert for NTSB seat
general assembly and summit, organisers have said. The event will attract global aviation executives and stakeholders to discuss meeting will discuss on issues pertaining to the development of air transport in Africa and opportunities for airlines on the …
Source: bingAll set for continental aviation summit in Kigali, organisers say