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Two men who used grenades to hijack an Aires Colombia de Havilland Dash 8-300 on September 12 surrendered five hours after the standoff began, ending a har
A homeland security spending bill includes language directing the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to work with industry to expand the transpor
The FAA and general aviation organizations have stepped up efforts to inform pilots flying in the airspace around the Washington and Baltimore areas about
Greer Aviation has opened security screening facilities at its FBOs in Edinburgh and Prestwick, Scotland.
Language included in the federal homeland security funding bill encourages the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to continue moving forward on e
General aviation’s quest to return to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) sustained a blow last month when two Pennsylvania pilots caused anoth
At a hearing before the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee last month, representatives of general aviation organizations spelled out the
Hayden Sheaffer, the pilot-in-command of the Cessna 150 that violated the Washington, D.C.
A Senate amendment that called for severe fines, loss of license and aircraft confiscation for violating the flight restricted zone (FRZ) in the Washington
As the pressure mounts in Congress to do something about pilots who bust the Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) around Washington, D.C., the FAA has ap