Also: EAA On NTSB Drug Study, Remember 'Ripcord?', FAA Loosens Up In SAR UAV Use, Curiosity Arrives At Martian Mount, IAF Worries About Social Media
With much fanfare, Apple rolled out its new iOS 8 operating system last week, as well as new devices which will be available soon. However, ForeFlight is asking it subscribers to wait a little while before hitting the "Update" button. The proposed airing of a television program on Al Jazeera English focused on the development and production of the Boeing Dreamliner has led Boeing to issue a preemptive response. Boeing’s statement says in part, "Promotional trailer and published media reviews suggest that what has been produced [by Al Jazeera English] is as biased a production as we have seen in some time... Three crew members from the International Space Station returned to Earth last week after 169 days of science and technology research in space, including a record 82 hours of research in a single week, which happened in July. All this... and MORE in today's episode of Airborne!!!
Airborne 09.15.14 is chock full of info in this news period ending Monday, September 15th, 2014...
Presented by Aero-TV veteran videographer and Airborne Host Ashley Hale, 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:
ForeFlight Asks Users To Consider Holding Off On iOS 8 Update
Boeing Responds To Al Jazeera English Documentary On 787
Space Station Expedition 40 Crew Returns To Earth
EAA: Drug Impairment Not Just An Aviation Or Medical Certification Issue
AVW: Ripcord TV Show Promo Film & "The Skydiver" Unreleased Pilot 1961
FAA Authorizes UAV Uses In SAR Effort
Curiosity Arrives At Martian Mountain
Indian Air Force Says Social Media Use May Be Safety Threat To Pilots
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