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DVIDS – News – 18 Wing completes super thrust

KADENA AIR BASE, Japan – The 67th and 44th Fighter Squadrons and their respective Aircraft Maintenance Units put their Generation Generation skills to the test during a four-day Super Thrust at the Air Base in Kadena, Japan, October 18-21, 2021. It took the combined teamwork of various wing units, including …

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Volunteers in the sky monitor migrant rescues at sea

ON BOARD THE SEBIRD (AP) – As dozens of African migrants crossed the Mediterranean Sea in a fragile white rubber dinghy, a small plane circling 300 meters above closely watched their attempt to reach Europe. The twin-engine Seabird, owned by the German non-governmental organization Sea-Watch, is tasked with documenting human …

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Flight schools order 30 Cessna 172 Skyhawks

Textron Aviation announced two orders this week for a total of 30 of its Cessna piston monos. Twenty Cessna 172 Skyhawks will go to Sichuan Longhao Flight Training in China. It will use the high-wing planes, which will be delivered throughout 2022, for primary pilot training in southwest and central …

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The Center has aviation in its blood

By ERWIN CHLANDA Great stories about flying can be heard all over Australia. But in The Alice, they include the first accounts of one of the world’s biggest airlines, Qantas. Before his cadets were jumbo captains, they battled the elements – heat, wind, dust, rain – in tiny single-engine planes, …

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Watch: WWII planes fly over Lubbock | KLBK | KAMC

LUBBOCK, Texas – They are a passport to the past in the form of airplanes. This week, the Commemorative Air Force brought three WWII planes to the Silent Wings Museum to offer tours and what they call “living history flights” to the public. For any history buff, vintage warbirds are …

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First professional pilot program launched in South Carolina

NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – Charleston Southern University is launching its new Commercial Aviation Pilot Program, the state’s first college aviation program, on Thursday. CSU Aeronautics Department Chairman Col. Christopher Will said the next closest are Liberty University to the north and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University to the south. CSU’s new …

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Fragments of metal found in doomed Texas plane’s oil filter

KILLEEN, Texas (AP) – A mechanic found metal particles in an oil filter while servicing a small plane before it crashed in central Texas, killing its pilot, federal investigators. In a preliminary reportThe National Transportation Safety Board said the mechanic at the Drafton-Miller Central Texas Regional Airport in Temple told …

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Flight Test Records: The Douglas D-558-I Skystreak

A Douglas D-558-I Skystreak pictured in flight in the early 1950s. Although less well known than the Bell XS-1, the D-558-I could fill research roles that complemented those of the more glamorous rocket-propelled vessel. . The D-558-I was relatively slow, with a single flight exceeding the speed of sound. However, …

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‘Doc’ roars on Terre Haute | Local News

The top gunner of a B-29 had a full view of the aircraft, from the rear wing and all around the aircraft. This is the view aboard the B-29 “Doc” which took off from the Terre Haute regional airport. Howard Greninger / Tribune-Star As the big engines of the B-29 …

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Donn E. McGinnis | Obituary

Donn Evans McGinnis, 89, died on Saturday July 3, 2021 at his Pinehurst home surrounded by his wife Sara, children and stepson. Mr. McGinnis was born July 12, 1931 in Massillon, Ohio, to Roger and Carolyn McGinnis. Mr. McGinnis graduated from high school in Danville, Ill. (1949) and had just …

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Electric planes run to market

ZeroAvia and Eviation Aircraft Inc. have both predicted in recent announcements that 2024 will be the year their electric planes go into service. Each combines proven technologies with innovation in the hope of speeding up the certification process. For ZeroAvia, that means using a hydrogen fuel cell to store energy …

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