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Wed, Feb 21, 2018

Cincinnati Airport Designates Certain Nearby Areas For Drone Flights

Authorized By The FAA Under The New Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability Program

Drone operators are now able to operate in certain areas within five miles of Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (KCVG) thanks to the FAA’s new Low Altitude Authorization and Notification Capability program.

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Wed, Feb 21, 2018

Rockwell Collins Announces New ADS-B Out Certification

AML Covers Covering 32 Unique Aircraft Models

Rockwell Collins’ ADS-B Out Part 23 approved model list supplemental type certificate (AML-STC) has received approval by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). This path includes the latest TDR-94/94D Mode S Transponder variant to help aircraft owners meet the rapidly approaching mandate. This certification covers 32 unique aircraft models from Textron Aviation and M7 Aerospace.

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Wed, Feb 21, 2018

Limited Complimentary Innovation Showcase Exhibit Spaces Open For AirVenture

Innovative, Cutting-Edge Products Sought For World’s Great Aviation Celebration

Only a limited number of complimentary exhibit locations remain for cutting-edge companies that seek to bring their new products to EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2018. The 66th annual Experimental Aircraft Association fly-in convention is July 23-29 at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, Wisconsin.

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Wed, Feb 21, 2018

H55 Completes Its First Financing Round With NanoDimension

Represents One Technological Legacy Of Solar Impulse

After building the 2 Solar Impulse electric airplanes and flying around the world covering 22678 nautical miles, Solar Impulse’s Co-Founder André Borschberg together with several former colleagues, is now bringing electric propulsion to the world of aviation to make air transport cleaner, quieter, safer and more affordable. H55 has just completed its first VC financing round with NanoDimension, a Silicon Valley and Swiss based Venture Capital firm, to further develop the potential of electric propulsion for existing airplane designs and new aviation solutions such as flying cars, drones and VTOLs.

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Wed, Feb 21, 2018

Orlando Airport Authority To Vote On TSA At KMCO

Will Determine If Private Contractors Will Take Over Security At The Airport

The Orange County, FL Airport Board will vote Wednesday on a proposal to replace TSA personnel with private contractors at Orlando International Airport (KMCO).

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Wed, Feb 21, 2018

NTSB Releases Preliminary Report In Bonanza Accident In Colorado

Airplane Experienced A Loss Of Engine Power During Touch-And-Go Landings

The NTSB has released a preliminary report from an accident which occurred January 13, 2018 at about 1715 mountain standard time. A Beech K35 Bonanza, N803R, experienced a loss of engine power after departure from Vance Brand Airport, (KLMO), Longmont, Colorado. The pilot sustained serious injuries, the passenger sustained minor injuries, and the airplane sustained substantial damage.

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Wed, Feb 21, 2018

Asteroid Mining Company Misses Fundraising Target

Planetary Resources Determining What It Does Next

Planetary Resources, which had hoped to send spacecraft to asteroids to exploit their resources as a mining company, is having difficulty digging up the money it needs to accomplish its goals.

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Wed, Feb 21, 2018

Airborne 02.21.18: AEA Report, Aerocor Eclipse Program, WWII Airman Recovered

Also: Gulfstream To Expand, Med-Trans Partners, FAA SAIB On AT-6, Passenger Gas Curtails Flight

The AEA has released its 2017 year-end Avionics Market Report. Total worldwide business and general aviation avionics sales amounted to more than $2.3 billion. The figure represented a 2.9 percent increase in sales over the previous year. The increase reverses two-straight years of declining sales. 42.3 percent came from forward-fit (avionics equipment installed by airframe manufacturers during original production) sales, or more than $984 million. That marked the lowest dollar amount of forward-fit sales recorded in the last five years. Aerocor LLC has introduced a "first of its kind" Certified Pre­Owned Program for the Eclipse 500 and 550. Aircraft selected for Certified Pre­owned status are subjected to a thorough review and will include fresh inspections along with first-year scheduled maintenance and operational support. “We are very excited to bring t

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Wed, Feb 21, 2018

Airborne 02.19.18: TruTrak Vizion Approvals, 737 MAX 9 Cert, Airplane Loan Scam

Also: Frasca Celebrates 60 Years, Klyde’s 40th!, European Plan For AvSafety, Texas Aviation Hall Of Fame

The STC for the TruTrak Vizion autopilot has been updated to include the remainder of the Cessna 172 series, the Cessna 175 series, the Piper PA28 series, and the PA32 series aircraft. These aircraft are added to the existing AML STC which currently includes the Cessna 177 series and part of the Cessna 172 series aircraft. The next models to be added the STC will be the Cessna 180, 182, and 185. In July of 2017, the initial STC was issued for the Vizion Autopilot system. The plan for the remainder of 2018 is to concentrate on adding many aircraft to the AML. The FAA has amended the type certificate for the 737 MAX to include the -9 variant, clearing the way for deliveries to begin quickly. This certification marks the culmination of a successful flight test program that began in March 201

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Wed, Feb 21, 2018

Solar-Powered Rover Marks 5,000th Martian Dawn

'Opportunity' Rover Landed On Mars Jan. 25, 2004

The Sun rose on NASA's solar-powered Mars rover Opportunity for the 5,000th time on Saturday, sending rays of energy to a golf-cart-size robotic field geologist that continues to provide revelations about the Red Planet.

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