Also: Airport Discrimination, Jeff Skiles, EAA Chapters, NBAA's Quiet Guidelines, United Consolidates, Dreamliner Display, Iraqi General F-16 Loss
Whether it’s federal regulations, civil law, or just to neighbors they can’t get along, small multirotor drones are providing lawyers a new way to make a few bucks. Eric Joe was visiting his parent's home and flew his Hexacopter low and slow over what he says was private property and a shared county access road. Joe's neighbor had his son blast the $1,500 aircraft out of the sky with a 12-gauge shotgun ... and admitted it to Joe. The neighbor said he thought it was a "CIA surveillance device." A U.S. District Judge in New York has delivered a win-win ... or some might say a lose-lose ... decision on helicopter restrictions at East Hampton Airport. The judge said that the town of East Hampton could not impose a "one-flight-per-week" limit on helicopter companies ferrying people from New York City to the resort area, but did allow the curfews sought by the town to be enforced. Sometimes a product that has been refurbished and upgraded can be a real value when compared to a factory new version. It all depends on what you’re looking after. To test this theory, ONE Aviation has announced the Eclipse Special Edition twin-engine jet. The Eclipse SE is a factory-renewed Eclipse 500 which has been substantially upgraded and reconfigured to include nearly all new features introduced on the new Eclipse 550... All this -- and MORE in today's episode of Airborne!!!
Airborne 07.01.15 is chock full of info in this Daily news episode for Wednesday, July 1st, 2015... Presented by Aero-TV veteran videographer and Airborne Host Brianne Cross, and supported by ANN CEO/Editor-In-Chief Jim Campbell, Chief Videographer Nathan Cremisino, and Aero-Journalists Tom Patton, and Earl Downs, this episode covers:
Hexacopter Blasted Out Of The Air Results In Small Claims Charge
Ruling On East Hampton Airport A Mixed Bag
FAA Finds Discrimination At Santa Rosa, FL Airport
Eclipse 'Special Edition' Twin-Engine Jet Announced By ONE Aviation
Classic Aero-TV: US Airways' Jeff Skiles - Making History and Looking to the Future
EAA Chapters Chosen To Receive Wings
NBAA's New Guidelines Help Operators Fly Quietly
United Consolidates Training In Denver
World's First Dreamliner To Be Placed On Display In Japan
Iraqi General Fatally Injured In F-16 Accident
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