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General aviation news archive for February 2013

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Red Arrows to headline Cosford Air Show in 2013

25 Feb 13, Cosford
The world-famous RAF Red Arrows display team is set to fly at the Cosford Air Show on 9th June 2013 as part of an impressive 5.5-hour flying display.

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Education to play a big part in Vulcan's future

25 Feb 13, Doncaster
The Vulcan To The Sky Trust has announced plans to allocate £60,000 of funding to educational projects relating to XH558 in 2013, with the aim of inspiring and educating fresh generations in science and engineering, the importance of purposeful design, and creative thinking to solve technical problems.

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CAA’S GA safety publications overhauled

21 Feb 13
The CAA is set to strengthen its safety information offering for general aviation pilots from Spring 2013, when publishing group Archant will start producing general aviation safety material on its behalf.

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Red Arrows' future looks secure under Cameron

21 Feb 13
The future of the Red Arrows appears safe as long as David Cameron remains prime minister, according to reports. The RAF Display Team, which puts on vibrant flypasts across the country, costs around £9m a year -- and recently there has been some speculation in the British media over whether the team could be axed as part of defence cuts.

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GASCo remind pilots of remaining winter safety evenings

14 Feb 13
With GASCo's programme of Safety Evenings around the UK well underway for the 2012 – 2013 winter period, there are plans to extend the schedule even further next year.

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UK could see major overhaul of air traffic control in near future

14 Feb 13
Air traffic control could face a major overhaul in the future if research into a new way of locating and tracking aircraft gets the go-ahead, according to media reports.

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BMAA reveals details of Cross Country Challenge

14 Feb 13
Details of this year's BMAA Cross Country Challenge have been unveiled, aimed at both microlights and paramotors. "The BMAA Cross Country Challenge has grown out of the Ultralight Single Seat Rally (USSR) and is intended to encourage microlighters and paramotorists to spread their wings and explore the UK and European airspace," organisers say.

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Alderney to revive annual fly-in

14 Feb 13, Alderney
Alderney Airfield – which organised and hosted annual lderney Fly-Ins for 20 years until just a few years ago – has announced the revival of the event for June 2013 (28th-30th).

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GAMA releases 2012 end of year shipments report

14 Feb 13
The General Aviation Manufacturers Association (GAMA) has now released the 2012 year-end shipments of general aviation aeroplanes, as well as expanding the data to include helicopter manufacturers.

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Final data released from Baumgartner’s supersonic freefall

7 Feb 13
Felix Baumgartner’s supersonic freefall from the edge of space on 14th October 2012 reached an even faster speed than originally estimated: Mach 1.25. The statistic was just part of the news shared in a report detailing the results of a three-month-long analysis of mission data conducted by the Red Bull Stratos science team, released this week.

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Durham air show revival under threat

7 Feb 13, Durham Tees Valley Airport
Proposals to revive the popular air show at Durham Tees Valley Airport could be under threat after organisers missed out on investment, according to media reports.

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Popham vandals return

7 Feb 13, Popham
Popham Airfield was vandalised yet again overnight on Monday 4th February, with The Clubroom, Wiltshire Aircraft Maintenance, and hangars 2 and 3 rammed and opened by the intruders.

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