This Landscaping Project Quiets Airport Noise

It’s not one of our more celebrated scientific axioms, but it’s true nonetheless: Plowed fields dampen noise. After this fact was discovered in 2008 by a group trying to reduce… more

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August 10, 2015

Leesburg Airport First in U.S. To Test Remote Control Tower

The Leesburg Executive Airport is teaming up with SAAB Sensis Corp. to test a new remote air-traffic control system that eventually could be used at airports all over the… more

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August 8, 2015

It’s (a) Grand! FAA Passes 1,000 UAS Section 333 Exemptions

Companies and individuals from a broad spectrum of industries are taking advantage of the Section 333 exemption process.  Many of the grants the has issued allow aerial… more

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August 5, 2015

NASA tests ground collision avoidance technology at Oshkosh

NASA tests ground collision avoidance technology at Oshkosh

The technology, recently integrated in F-16 fighter jets and other military aircraft, is being adapted by engineers at NASA Armstrong Research Center, Edwards,… more

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July 27, 2015

Lightweight membrane can significantly reduce in-flight aircraft noise

Riding in a helicopter or can be a noisy experience for passengers. But researchers from North Carolina State University and MIT have developed a… more

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July 27, 2015

Swift Fuels Launches UNLEADED 94 MON Avgas

Swift Fuels, LLC, a recognized leader in developing unleaded aviation fuels, will introduce its Unleaded 94 MON Avgas at the annual AirVenture Oshkosh Air Show, July 20 – 26, 2015… more

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July 25, 2015

Trig & Peregrine Expanding ADS-B STCs

Trig and STC partner Peregrine unveiled an expanded line of STCs for installing the TSO’d TT31 transponder with GPS input for an approved “out”… more

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July 25, 2015

Hot Stop Contains Li-ion Battery Fires Safely

Baker Aviation, a full-service aircraft maintenance, management, and charter company in North Texas, came to AirVenture 2015 with a countermeasure: the Hot-Stop ‘L’ Fire… more

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July 24, 2015

FlyThisSim Strives for Accessible Training

Carl Suttle, the company’s joint CEO, explained the benefits of the new sim amidst a booth full of attendees clustered around the FM 210 and the other simulators on display (Booth 3009)…. more

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July 24, 2015

V8 Power Brings Economy and Speed

“I can’t even imagine how much money GM has invested in developing these ,” Jeff Ackland of Altitude Group LLC said about the V8 LS engine he is using the company’s new P85 kit… more

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July 24, 2015