Electrically conductive concrete to clear snow and ice from runways

AMES, Iowa – Alireza Sassani turned a switch and sent 60 volts of electricity into a small block of concrete. A few minutes later the Iowa State University… more

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August 16, 2015

AOPA releases all-new pre-flight app


The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association () has a somewhat rocky history with

Now the organization is back, with a new app called AOPA GO. The organization is trying to avoid the… more

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August 15, 2015

Canadian Company Reinvents Seabee Amphib

A Canadian company Horizon is seeking to start production of a re-engined and re-engineered version of the Republic RC-3 Seabee amphibious aircraft. Called the ‘X2 Project’ for now,… more

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August 14, 2015

Students Invent Anti-Drone System

With the and the aviation community facing increasing pressure to find a way to keep and airplanes separate, a group of four engineering students from the University of Rhode Island have… more

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August 13, 2015

First Look: IcyBreeze Portable Airplane Air Conditioner

While prepping your plane for takeoff, turn on the IcyBreeze and fill your cabin with a blast of cold air that will keep you cool while waiting for takeoff. You can conserve… more

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July 23, 2015