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General aviation news archive for January 2016

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Turtle gets flight in a private jet

29 Jan 16
An endangered turtle that was washed up on a beach in Jersey will be getting the rock-star treatment - flying by private jet to the Canary Islands.

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The RAF Henlow’s grass airfield in Bedfordshire recently announced that a fixed

29 Jan 16
Many general aviation pilots may be aware that if permission is granted to land at Ministry of Defence airfields, there is a tariff of charges depending on the size of the aircraft and the nature of the sortie being flown.

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This aircraft could get you from London to New York in 11 minutes

29 Jan 16
The Antipode would fly at 24 times the speed of sound and could get passengers from New York to Sydney in just 30 minutes

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Teenager breaks young solo flying record

29 Jan 16
A south Canterbury teenager has broken the unofficial and little-known world record for the amount of flights flown on his 16th birthday.

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The CAA announces measures to enhance safety at airshows

26 Jan 16
New measures, detailed in the authority’s Action Report from its ongoing review of civil air display safety in the UK, were announced on 26 January.

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Flight Design plans full scale of the C4’s safety cell

22 Jan 16
At the 2016 Sebring US Sport Aviation Expo, Flight Design announced it would be conducting a series of crash tests of the new C4’s occupant protection system, referred to as the ‘safety box’.

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Cirrus Aircraft releases first interactive aircraft handbook

22 Jan 16
Cirrus Aircraft have announced the debut of their latest innovation in flight training – the Interactive Flight Operations Manual (iFOM).

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SAM Aircraft Acquired by Zenith / Zenair

21 Jan 16
SAM Aircraft assets have been acquired by the sons of aircraft designer Chris Heintz, owners and operators of Zenith Aircraft Company (U.S.) and Zenair Ltd. (Canada).

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The Evolution of Heads Up Displays (HUDs)

14 Jan 16
There has been an interesting development for the future of commercial aviation. Technology company Elbit Systems has plans to introduce a near-to-eye display that will put all the information air transport and business aviation pilots need for critical operations right in front of their eyes, in the form of a head-worn device.

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André Turcat, Concorde test pilot, passes away at 94

14 Jan 16
André Turcat was the chief test pilot for Concorde programme and took the aircraft on its maiden flight. He was the first to fly at twice the speed of sound.

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Aeros Flight Training partners up with Global ATS to offer ATCOs pilot training

5 Jan 16
Aeros Flight Training - one of the UK’s leading independent flying groups - has entered into a partnership agreement with Global ATS (Air Training Services) to provide flight training for trainee air traffic controllers.

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Tracey Curtis-Taylor recreates aviation pioneer Amy Johnson's solo Australia fli

5 Jan 16
British adventurer Tracey Curtis-Taylor is retracing pilot Amy Johnson's pioneering 13,000 mile flight from England to Australia in a biplane.

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