Also: Rocketry Competition, Big Bell Sale, Southwest Airlines Settles Whistleblower Suit, Sikorsky, Bristow SAR, Red Tail Squadron, GEICO Skytypers, Silk Way West Buys 3 747-8 Freighters
Harrison Ford sustained moderate injuries Thursday when the PT-22 Recruit he was piloting went down on the Penmar golf course in Mar Vista, CA. HIs son tweeted a condition report a short time later, "At the hospital. Dad is ok. Battered, but ok! He is every bit the man you would think he is. He is an incredibly strong man." Despite the worst that mother nature could produce, thousands of women (and more than a few guys) headed to Dallas for one of the aviation industry’s most exciting events. The 26th Annual International Women in Aviation Conference started on Wednesday. Women in Aviation international is one of the fastest-growing organizations in aviation today. When you hear the word drone, it’s pretty easy to envision a wicked machine that can do some real damage in a war situation. In this case however the drones are used to save endangered species. In the Air Shepherd program small drone aircraft with night vision and the world’s best computer-based predictive capability can see the poachers and alert authorities who will stop them before they kill an animal. All this... and MORE in today's episode of Airborne!!!
Airborne 03.06.15 is chock full of info in this Daily news episode for Friday, March 6th, 2015... 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:
Harrison Ford Deadsticks PT22 Onto Santa Monica Golf Course
UAVs Offer Alternative To The Extinction Of Elephants And Rhinos
Bell, Air Methods Corporation Reach Agreement For 200 Bell 407GXP Helicopters
Thousands Of Students Participate In World's Largest Rocketry Competition
Whistleblower Suit Settled By Southwest Airlines
Sikorsky, Bristow Embark On New Era Of Search And Rescue
Red Tail Squadron To Visit DeLand, FL
GEICO Skytypers Unveil 2015 Air Show Schedule
Boeing, Silk Way West Announce Order For Three 747-8 Freighters
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