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FAA: Stop That, It's Legal!

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When feds bow to public opinion over the regs, something's wrong. (www.flyingmag.com) עוד...

Textron Aviation starts laying off 750 employees, 575 in Kansas

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Cessna Aircraft and Beechcraft are laying off hundreds of employees at each company, a company official said. About 750 full-time and contract employees will be laid off, including 575 in Kansas, the company said. Cuts will take place in all areas of Beechcraft and Cessna businesses and will affect salaried and hourly employees. It will span from management to non-management positions, the company said. The employees are receiving 60-day layoff notices Wednesday morning. (www.kansas.com) עוד...

Pilots reveal death-defying ordeal as engines failed on approach to Chek Lap Kok

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When both of Flight CX780’s engines failed on approach to Chek Lap Kok, tragedy looked certain to its pilots, who hadn’t trained for such an emergency. However, outstanding airmanship led to a safe – if not smooth – landing for the 322 people on board. (www.scmp.com) עוד...

VIDEO Southwest Airlines The Making of Florida One

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An amazing time lapse showing the building through first flight of Southwest Airlines' 73 "Florida One" (www.youtube.com) עוד...

Four Seasons selling vacations on a 52-seat 757

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The Four Seasons 757 has 52 lie-flat seats and is part of a package vacation with multiple stops around the world, $120K PP. (www.fourseasons.com) עוד...

Malaysia on the Fence on Making First Flight 370 Investigation Report Public - No Way ‘We Can Avoid It’ Versus ‘Have Not Made Any Decision’

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As the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines jetliner gets close to the two-month point, the Malaysian government is debating whether to make public an initial report that it submitted to international aviation authorities. Malaysia has filed a preliminary report on the incident with the International Civil Aviation Organization, said Azharuddin Abdul Rahman, the country’s director-general of civil aviation at a news conference Wednesday... (www.frequentbusinesstraveler.com) עוד...

JAL, Bangkok Airways to Expand Codeshare Agreement

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Japan Airlines and Bangkok Airways announced plans to increase the number of flights covered by their existing codeshare agreement. Beginning May 7, Japan Airlines will be able to place its code on eight Bangkok Airways-operated flights between Bangkok and various destinations throughout Southeast Asia. (www.frequentbusinesstraveler.com) עוד...

RCMP selling their Piaggio Avanti P180 in online auction

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$8 million Piaggio Avanti P180 C-GFOX bought for RCMP is for sale on Canadian government auction website. Starting bid $2.5 million. Link to website in CBC news item. (www.cbc.ca) עוד...

American Airlines First Quarter Profit Takes Off After Merger

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American Airlines Group announced financial results for first quarter of 2014. The new American was formed by the merger of American Airlines’ parent AMR and US Airways Group late last year. The Dallas-based carrier reported a net profit of $480 million.... (www.frequentbusinesstraveler.com) עוד...

The Puzzle of Vertical Takeoff

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In 1968, Tony duPont, an aeronautical engineer at Garrett AiResearch, visited Pan American Airways to promote new turbofan engines. The airline execs listened politely, then told him that what they really wanted was an eight-passenger jet able to launch from Pan Am’s Manhattan skyscraper and fly nonstop to Los Angeles. (www.airspacemag.com) עוד...

United Airlines Begins New Houston-Munich Service

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United Airlines announced the launch of new daily non-stop service between Houston and Munich, Germany. The service operates using Boeing 767-400 aircraft. (www.frequentbusinesstraveler.com) עוד...

Aerobatic Pilot Parachutes to Safety

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When something went wrong in the air during a practice flight, aerobatic pilot Dan Marcotte jumped from his Ultimate Aero 10-200, parachuting to safety as the single-seat biplane crashed in a fireball onto a northern Vermont interstate. (www.flyingmag.com) עוד...

The Most Talented Aviation Pioneer You’ve Never Heard of

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Starling Burgess beat the Wright brothers at their own game. (www.airspacemag.com) עוד...

Tales of the Old, Bold Pilots

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In Oceanside, California, veteran fliers swap stories over breakfast. (www.airspacemag.com) עוד...