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New study finds “hefty increase” in industry economic contribution, but number of jobs has dropped over past nine years.
The Lynx MultiLink Surveillance System ADS-B transceivers fill the mandate for a variety of aircraft types.
Backed by business aviation groups, the measure would permit small businesses to expense rather than depreciate certain capital expenses.
This case could affect roughly 200 airports in the U.S. that were transferred from government to local control.
“Survive: Beyond the Forced Landing” program was developed in conjunction with the Canadian Owners and Pilots Association.
GA market contributes to $50 billion trade surplus, but fight for ExX-ImM continues.
Daher-Socata will collaborate on design, development and certification of electric plane.
The FAA on December 10 granted four companies permission to operate drones under a special provision of the 2012 FAA reauthorization act.
Runway expansion gets underway in 2015Q3
Textron started operating the Aerosonde UAS through an FAA certificate of authorization awarded to the Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership.