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Wed, Feb 19, 2020

Bell Autonomous Pod Transport 70 Achieves First BVLOS Flight

Conducted under the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Pilot Program (UASIPP)

On Jan. 16, the Bell Autonomous Pod Transport (APT) 70 flew its first Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) flight path 10 miles at Choctaw Nation test site under the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Pilot Program (UASIPP).

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Wed, Feb 19, 2020

Southwest Airlines Announces Leadership Changes

Three To Take New Roles In Air Operations

Southwest Airlines has announced three leadership changes in Air Operations. Late last year, Senior vice president of Air Operations Craig Drew announced his intention to retire after a long and storied career to spend more time with his family, but he agreed to transition to a Consultant role. Drew joined Southwest as a First Officer in 1990 and subsequently served as a Captain, Check Airman, Chief Pilot for the LAS Flight Ops Base, and vice president Flight Operations.

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Wed, Feb 19, 2020

Garmin Brings Flight Deck Technology And Tools To The Garmin Pilot App

Major Upgrade Adds Option To Load Instrument Procedures, Customized Holds And More

Garmin has added new features within the Garmin Pilot app that incorporate professional IFR navigation tools found within Garmin avionics. Pilots can experience a near-seamless transition between Garmin avionics and the Garmin Pilot app when performing common functions, such as loading and activating instrument approach procedures, departures and arrivals within the Americas. Additional features such as a visual procedure selector, custom holding patterns and more, give pilots convenient access to advanced tools all within a mobile app. 

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Wed, Feb 19, 2020

Airbus And Green Africa Announce Strategic Partnership With MoU For 50 A220s

Largest Order Ever From The African Continent

Green Africa Airways, Nigeria’s Lagos-based airline, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for 50 A220-300 aircraft, one of the major orders to be placed globally for the A220 program and the largest ever from the African continent.

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Wed, Feb 19, 2020

Boeing Gets LOI For 30 747-8 Passenger Jets

Avatar Airlines Deal Could Be Worth Over $10 Billion To The Planemaker

On February 7, 2020, Boeing received a Letter of Intent from Avatar Airlines for the purchase of 30 new 747-8 passenger version aircraft. Although Boeing is fulfilling a number of sales of its 747-8F freighter, it had no new orders in 2019 for its passenger version. Avatar promises this order could save the legendary “Queen of the Skies” from extinction which otherwise appears to be inevitable.

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Wed, Feb 19, 2020

Drone Champion League Flies Multi-Rotor Manned Aerobatic Drone

The Person In The Seat Is NOT The Pilot

A drone capable of carrying a person and performing aerobatics has been built and flown by Drone Champions AG as a way to promote its Drone Champions League video game.

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Wed, Feb 19, 2020

An Exciting Day At Young Eagles Event For EAA Chapter 534

Gave 14 Young Eagles Their First Aviation Experience

Another successful Young Eagles event took place on Saturday February 15, 2020 thanks to Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 534 located at the Leesburg International Airport in Leesburg, FL.

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Wed, Feb 19, 2020

Whirly-Girls International Reveals 2020 Scholarship Recipients

Awarded January 26th At Heli-Expo In California

Whirly-Girls International, a non-profit, educational, and charitable organization dedicated to advancing women in the helicopter aviation industry, has announced the recipients of the 2020 Whirly-Girls Scholarship Awards. The scholarships were awarded January 26, 2020 at the Whirly-Girls Annual Awards Banquet during HAI HELI-EXPO in Anaheim, California.

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Wed, Feb 19, 2020

Pilot Training Next, Air Force ROTC Partner For Distance Learning Instruction

Cadets In New York Received Real-Time Instruction From Personnel In Louisiana

Pilot Training Next helped make Air Force ROTC history while pushing the limits of technology and training during their recent partnership with Clarkson University, Jan. 24.

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Wed, Feb 19, 2020

Three WWII Planes Discovered In Micronesia

Associated With 7 U.S. Servicemen Lost In 1944

Truk Lagoon in Micronesia ... now known as Chuuk Lagoon ... is continuing to give up its secrets. Project Recover, which is a group dedicated to identifying and where possible repatriating remains of Americans missing in action, has discovered three U.S. aircraft which went down during Operation Hailstone in February, 1944 that are associated with seven U.S. servicemen who had been listed as Missing in Action.

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