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FLIGHT ADVISORY – FORT BENNING GEORGIA

FLIGHT ADVISORY – FORT BENNING GEORGIANotice Number: NOTC2743 FLIGHT ADVISORY GPS INTERFERENCE TESTING FORT BENNING GEORGIA (FTBEGA) 22-67 02 – 09 December Fort Benning, GA The entire flight advisory may be accessed and downloaded at the following address: https://www.faasafety.gov/files/notices/2022/Nov/FTBEGA_22-67_GPS_Flight_Advisory.pdf

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RAFAEL PARTICIPATING FOR THE 1ST TIME AT THE BAHRAIN INTERNATIONAL AIRSHOW

RAFAEL to Present at the Bahrain International Airshow 2022 for the 1st Time November 7, 2022: Rafael Advanced Defense Systems will be taking part in the 2022 Bahrain International Airshow, marking the company’s first-ever participation in a global defense exposition … Continue reading

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO OUR FRIENDS AND NEIGHBORS OF THE UNITED STATES AIR FORCE

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GA-ASI Partners with Ramco for SkyGuardian Global Support Solutions

GA-ASI PARTNERS WITH RAMCO FOR SKYGUARDIAN® GLOBAL SUPPORT SOLUTIONS Sustainment Program to Leverage Ramco’s ERP for MRO Services SAN DIEGO – 1 September 2022 – SkyGuardian® Global Support Solutions (SGSS), a sustainment program introduced by General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. … Continue reading

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L3HARRIS AND AIR TRACTOR SKY WARDEN TEAM SELECTED FOR USSOCOM ARMED OVERWATCH CONTRACT

MELBOURNE, Fla. — U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) has selected L3Harris Technologies (NYSE:LHX) and Air Tractor, Inc.’s AT-802U Sky Warden™ system for its Armed Overwatch program. Award of the Indefinite Quantity, Indefinite Delivery contract includes a cost ceiling of $3 … Continue reading

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VIP Movement Notification – Kiawah, SC

VIP Movement Notification – Kiawah, SCNotice Number: NOTC2529 Notice: Expect VIP movement August 10-16, 2022 in the vicinity of Kiawah, SC. Pilots can expect temporary airspace restrictions in conjunction with this VIP movement.  The FAA recommends that all aircraft operators … Continue reading

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VIP Notification – Miami, FL

VIP Notification – Miami, FLNotice Number: NOTC2511 August 01, 2022Miami, FL3 NMR – 2,999 FT AGLSpecific instructions and restrictions are available at http://tfr.faa.gov once the NOTAM has been issued. *Depicted TFR data may not be a complete listing. Pilots should … Continue reading

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VIP Movement – Charlotte, NC

FAA Safety Team | Safer Skies Through Education VIP Movement – Charlotte, NCNotice Number: NOTC2495 July 21, 2022Charlotte, NC3 NMR – 2,999 FT AGL   Specific instructions and restrictions are available at http://tfr.faa.gov once the NOTAM has been issued. *Depicted TFR … Continue reading

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"VIP Notice – Orlando, FL" – FAASafety.gov

FAA Safety Team | Safer Skies Through Education VIP Notice – Orlando, FLNotice Number: NOTC2494 July 25, 2022Orlando, FL30/10 NMR – 17,999 FT MSL       Specific instructions and restrictions are available at http://tfr.faa.gov once the NOTAM has been issued. *Depicted TFR … Continue reading

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GA-ASI News: GA-ASI Welcomes New SkyGuardian(r) Mission Trainer to FTTC

GA-ASI WELCOMES NEW SKYGUARDIAN® MISSION TRAINER to FTTC New Simulator from CAE Increases GA-ASI’s Customer Flight Training Capacity SAN DIEGO – 14 July 2022 – The first MQ-9B SkyGuardian® Mission Trainer has been delivered to the Flight Test and Training … Continue reading

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"VIP Notice – MacDill AFB, FL" – FAASafety.gov / "VIP Notice – Orlando, FL" – FAASafety.gov

VIP Notice – MacDill AFB, FLNotice Number: NOTC2478 Notice: Expect VIP movement July 14, 2022 in the vicinity of MacDill AFB, FL. Pilots can expect temporary airspace restrictions in conjunction with this VIP movement.  The FAA recommends that all aircraft … Continue reading

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US and Indonesian air forces commence exercise Cope West 22.

The latest iteration of the exercise is being conducted at Abdulrachman Saleh Air Force Base (AFB) in Malang, Indonesia. The US Air Force (USAF) and the Indonesian Air Force have commenced a bilateral tactical airlift exercise called Cope West 22 … Continue reading

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FAA Awards $518 Million to Improve Critical Airport Infrastructure

FAA Awards $518 Million to Improve Critical Airport Infrastructure WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) awarded $518 million to build safer, more accessible airports across the country.  “In communities of all sizes, airports are vital to … Continue reading

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EUROSATORY 2022: SIGNIFICANT PRESENCE OF THE AIRLAND SECTOR AT THE EXHIBITION

10 May 2022, Paris EUROSATORY 2022: SIGNIFICANT PRESENCE OF THE AIRLAND SECTOR AT THE EXHIBITION The world’s leading land and airland defense and security exhibition will be held from 13 to 17 June at the Parc des expositions of Paris-Nord … Continue reading

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FAA Accepting Applications for Aviation Workforce Development Grants

FAA Accepting Applications for Aviation Workforce Development Grants WASHINGTON— The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration is seeking applications for two Aviation Workforce Development Grant programs aimed at developing and inspiring a more diverse pool of pilots and aviation … Continue reading

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A Casualty of the War in Ukraine

Russia destroyed the flagship of the Ukrainian aviation, the AN-225 at the Antonov airport in Gostomel near Kyiv.The aircraft was unique to the world, at 84 meters long, it could transport up to 250 tons of cargo at a speed … Continue reading

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Revision Announces New Laser Eye Protection Designed for Aviators

Revision Announces New Laser Eye Protection Designed for Aviators at the 2022 SHOT Show ESSEX JUNCTION, VERMONT (January 15, 2022) – Revision Military, the world leader in ballistic and laser protective eyewear systems, announces a new laser eye protection solution … Continue reading

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New Dates Announced | Aircraft Survivability Symposium

New Dates Announced! NDIA’s Combat Survivability Division is pleased to announce new dates for the Aircraft Survivability Symposium! Now held on February 15 – 17, 2022 at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, CA, you will not want to miss … Continue reading

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FAA Launches Nationwide Solicitation to Design Air Traffic Control Towers of the Future

FAA Launches Nationwide Solicitation to Design Air Traffic Control Towers of the Future WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is launching a nationwide solicitation to find a new design for control towers that can be … Continue reading

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY UNITED STATES AIRFORCE

We thank you for your service but remember to slow down, use flap on landing and don’t flair too high off the runway

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FAA Awards $100M to Develop Next Generation of Sustainable Aircraft Technology

Date: September 10, 2021 FAA Awards $100M to Develop Next Generation of Sustainable Aircraft Technology WASHINGTON –The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has awarded more than $100 million for companies to help develop technologies that reduce fuel … Continue reading

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FAA Releases Data Showing Trends in Dangerous Laser Strikes

FAA Releases Data Showing Trends in Dangerous Laser Strikes WASHINGTON – Shining a laser at an aircraft poses a serious safety threat and can result in large fines and criminal penalties. Working to identify trends in laser strikes, the U.S. … Continue reading

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ISRAEL – CH-53K HEAVY LIFT HELICOPTERS WITH SUPPORT

Israel – CH-53K Heavy Lift Helicopters with Support WASHINGTON, July 30, 2021 – The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to the Government of Israel of CH-53K Heavy Lift Helicopters with Support and related … Continue reading

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U.S. Navy Awards Sikorsky Contract To Build Nine More CH-53K™ Heavy Lift Helicopters In Connecticut

Stratford, Conn.: Sikorsky employees building CH-53K ™aircraft utilizing 3-D work instructions, new titanium machining centers with multi-floor ergonomic platforms. Stratford, Conn., June 25 , 2021 – Utilizing proven advanced manufacturing techniques and continuing to drive down unit price, Sikorsky will … Continue reading

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FAA Levies $119K Against 9 Passengers for Alleged Unruly Behavior

Date: July 6, 2021 WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) released a new public service announcement and levied $119,000 in civil penalties against passengers for alleged violations of federal regulations as part of its Zero … Continue reading

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New Safety Data Tool Available on FAA.gov Website

New Safety Data Tool Available on FAA.gov Website WASHINGTON – The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is making it easier to research aviation safety guidance material from the Office of Aviation Safety (AVS). The Dynamic Regulatory System (DRS) combines more than … Continue reading

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FAA Milestone: 400 Licensed Commercial Space Launches and Counting

FAA Milestone: 400 Licensed Commercial Space Launches and Counting Today’s Virgin Galactic SpaceShipTwo flight from Spaceport America in New Mexico marks the 400th launch that the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has licensed. This achievement is made possible by the U.S. … Continue reading

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2021 Aircraft Survivability Symposium

Save the Date | November 2 – 4 Plan ahead to join NDIA at the 2021 Aircraft Survivability Symposium from November 2 – 4 with a thematic focus on the future of survivability. This annual event—held at the SECRET//NOFORN classification … Continue reading

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FAA Statement on Wearing Masks in Airports and On Planes

FAA Statement on Wearing Masks in Airports and On Planes The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Transportation Security Administration (TSA), and the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) remind the traveling public that at this time if you … Continue reading

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FAA Awards $898.9 Million in Airport Improvement Grants

FAA Awards $898.9 Million in Airport Improvement Grants WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) announced the award of more than $898.9 million in infrastructure and safety projects through the FY2021 Airport Improvement Program (AIP). This … Continue reading

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New Era of U.S. Commercial Space Transportation Begins

Date: March 22, 2021 WASHINGTON — The United States is leading the way to a new era of commercial space transportation with a final rule that streamlines the licensing process for private sector launch and reentry operations. “Innovation in commercial … Continue reading

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FAA Proposes $14,500 Civil Penalty Against Passenger for Allegedly Interfering with Flight Attendants

Date: March 12, 2021 WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) proposes a $14,500 civil penalty against an airline passenger for allegedly interfering with flight attendants who instructed him to wear a face mask and stop … Continue reading

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INDRA, THE FIRST COMPANY IN THE AIR TRAFFIC AND DEFENCE SECTOR TO ACCREDIT THE MAXIMUM QUALITY OF ITS SYSTEMS ACCORDING TO THE NEW CMMI LEVEL 5 MODEL

· Indra is the first company in the ATM and Defence sector to be accredited with version 2 of the CMMI level 5 model · It is also the company that covers the largest volume of activity with this certification: … Continue reading

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MINISTRY OF DEFENCE COMMISSIONS INDRA AGAIN TO UPGRADE THE CHINOOK CH-47F SIMULATORS

· The Helicopter Simulation Center of the Spanish Army consolidates its position as an international benchmark in the tactical training and instruction of military pilots · The firm commitment of the Ministry of Defense in incorporating state-of-the-art technology provides the … Continue reading

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Turnkey Heavy-Lift Helicopter Services

Industry Leader for MRO and Heavy-Lift Solutions The heavy-lift helicopter authority, Columbia Helicopters is the world’s largest operator of Columbia 234 Chinook (civil variant of the CH-47 Chinook), Columbia Vertol 107-II (civil variant of the CH-46 Sea Knight), and Boeing … Continue reading

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The FAA launched a podcast!

Meet The Air Up There, a podcast for people who are curious about aviation Meet The Air Up There, a Podcast for People Who Are Curious About Aviation It’s no secret that we at the Federal Aviation Administration think aviation … Continue reading

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INDRA WILL REINFORCE AIR SAFETY AT ELEVEN BASES IN SOUTH KOREA

  · It will implement air traffic management and surveillance systems to support approach maneuvers at military airbases, in a project that was awarded to Indra in an international tender in competition with the main defence and air traffic companies … Continue reading

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A MESSAGE From Ed Bastian at DELTA AIRLINES

You may be considering a trip soon and want assurance that your travels will be safe. You can feel confident when flying with Delta that your care is our top priority. In addition to the layers of protection in place … Continue reading

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Barrett 4075 upgrades Jorge Chavez International Airport

  Perth, Western Australia, 17 September 2019 – Barrett’s High Power High Frequency (HF) systems are upgrading communications at Peru’s Jorge Chavez International Airport. Since 2001, Lima Airport Partners S.R.L (LAP) along with the Peruvian CAA (Civil Aviation Authority), have … Continue reading

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RAFAEL IS PRESENTING NEXT GENERATION SOLUTIONS at MSPO 2019

August 19, 2019 – RAFAEL Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. is participating at MSPO 2019, Kielce, Poland September 3-6, and presenting an array of its flagship solutions for land and air applications. With vast R&D, expertise and operational experience with aerial … Continue reading

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