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Tue, Dec 12, 2017

Ariane 5 Mission With 4 Galileo Satellites Is A 'Go' For Launch

Mission Set For Liftoff December 12

The latest cluster of four Galileo spacecraft has been cleared for liftoff from the Spaceport in French Guiana on Arianespace Flight VA240, using an Ariane 5 to loft these latest additions to Europe’s civilian-run satellite navigation constellation.

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Tue, Dec 12, 2017

Seaplane Service Being Tested In Mumbai

SpiceJet Conducting Trials In Conjunction With Japanese Firm

Seaplane service connecting Mumbai with smaller cities could return to western India under a program being explored by low-cost carrier SpiceJet and Japan's Setouchi Holdings.

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Tue, Dec 12, 2017

Airborne-Unmanned 12.05.17: Mercedes Drone Deliveries, ALPA v UAVs, Tyndall RPAs

Also: ESA Eyes High-Altitude Aerial Platforms, Coptrz Provides UAS, Amazon Patent, UAS Integration

In a global first, online orders were delivered in Zurich between September 25 and October 13 with the aid of vans & drones. Mercedes-Benz carried out a unique pilot project to test on-demand delivery of e-commerce orders – and it was a resounding success. On ten days, a total of around 100 flights were made without incident over the city of Zurich. Following the release of an FAA directed study showing that unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) may damage aircraft more than bird strikes during collisions, Capt. Tim Canoll, president of the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l renewed the union's call for Congress to give the FAA the authority to regulate hobby drones, though the narrative he invokes is not altogether correct nor firmly verified. The Air Force has selected Tyndall Air Force B

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Tue, Dec 12, 2017

Belavia To Add A Further E195 To Its Embraer Fleet

Firm Order Confirmed Valued At $53.5 Million

Embraer and Belavia, Belarusian Airlines, the national carrier of Belarus, announced today a further firm order for one current generation E195 jet for delivery in 2018. The firm order, with a list price value of $53.5 million, will be included in Embraer's 2017 fourth-quarter backlog.

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Tue, Dec 12, 2017

Rolls-Royce Signs Trent 7000 Contract With New Customer Aircalin

Engines Powering Two A330neo Aircraft For The Carrier

Rolls-Royce and New Caledonian airline Aircalin have formally signed contracts for Trent 7000 engines to power two Airbus A330neo aircraft, supported by Rolls-Royce’s flagship engine service; TotalCare.

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Tue, Dec 12, 2017

Gone West: Alaska Aviation Pioneer Cliff Everts

Accumulated More Than 30,000 Hours Over His Aviation Career

One of the pioneers of aviation in Alaska has Gone West. Cliff Evert passed away last Tuesday at his home in Fairbanks at the age of 95.

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Tue, Dec 12, 2017

Gone West: SC Aviation Hall Of Fame Inductee Gerald Ballard

U.S. Air Force Veteran And Entrepreneur Was 78 Years Old

One of the best-known aviators in South Carolina and south Georgia has Gone West at the age of 78. Gerald Ballard passed away December 4. The cause of death was not reported.

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Tue, Dec 12, 2017

Air Force Has Completed OA-X Evaluation Process

Has Yet To Release Winner Of The Competition

The U.S. Air Force has completed its evaluation of the "light attack" aircraft demonstration held last August in New Mexico, but has not yet revealed the results.

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Tue, Dec 12, 2017

Travolta Will Fly 707 To Australia

Aircraft Being Donated To The Historical Aircraft Restoration Society (HARS)

The Boeing 707 that belongs to John Travolta but which was previously an airliner for Qantas is being returned to Australia after being donated by the actor the Historical Aircraft Restoration Society (HARS).

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Tue, Dec 12, 2017

Air Canada To Launch New Domestic Routes For Summer 2018

Non-Stop Air Canada Rouge Seasonal Services Start In June From Montreal-Victoria, Toronto-Nanaimo And Toronto-Kamloops

Air Canada has announced new non-stop, seasonal services will begin next June from Toronto to Nanaimo and to Kamloops, and Montreal to Victoria, British Columbia.  All new flights are now available for purchase online and through travel agents.

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