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  • VIDEO: Icon completes testing on pioneering AoA system for A5 amphibian


    Light sport amphibian manufacturer Icon Aircraft has completed testing of its angle of attack (AoA) system - a key safety feature of the A5 aircraft, and the first of a new breed of stall warning systems in development by the general aviation industry.


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  • OSHKOSH: UAV fears may prompt LSA expansion, LAMA says


    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has requested a survey of light sport aircraft (LSA) employed for...


  • US air traffic controllers discuss challenges, solutions to UAS integration


    Integrating unmanned aerial systems (UAS) into US airspace is one of the toughest jobs the US aviation industry has...


  • Boeing seeks approval for green diesel as new aviation biofuel


    ​Boeing will seek approval by the end of this year to clear a green diesel blend as an alternative to Jet-A for...


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  • OSHKOSH: UAV fears may prompt LSA expansion, LAMA says

    News | 30 Jul 2014 01:26 | Stephen Trimble

    ​The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has requested a survey of light sport aircraft (LSA) employed for commercial services in foreign countries, a possible step towards expanding the sector’s application in the USA a decade after the regulated category was created, says an LSA advocacy group.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/OSHKOSH-UAV-fears-may-prompt-LSA-expansion-LAMA-says-402159/
  • ANALYSIS: Are halophytes the answer to fuel needs?

    News | 17 Apr 2014 16:06 | Kerry Reals

    Seven years ago, Flight International reported on a seemingly far-fetched concept: the possibility of powering commercial aircraft with biofuel derived from saltwater plants, or halophytes, grown in the desert and irrigated using seawater.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/ANALYSIS-Are-halophytes-the-answer-to-fuel-needs-397466/
  • IN FOCUS: Boeing homes in on green diesel

    News | 27 Mar 2014 11:00 | Kerry Reals

    Boeing has thrown its weight behind green diesel, a renewable fuel used in ground transportation, which the airframer believes could supply as much as 1% of global commercial jet fuel demand by the end of this year.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Boeing-homes-in-on-green-diesel-397471/
  • US air traffic controllers discuss challenges, solutions to UAS integration

    News | 27 Jan 2014 12:29 | Jon Hemmerdinger

    Integrating unmanned aerial systems (UAS) into US airspace is one of the toughest jobs the US aviation industry has ever faced, according to the head of the Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA).http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/US-air-traffic-controllers-discuss-challenges-solutions-to-UAS-integration-395238/
  • Boeing seeks approval for green diesel as new aviation biofuel

    News | 14 Jan 2014 15:08 | Stephen Trimble

    ​Boeing will seek approval by the end of this year to clear a green diesel blend as an alternative to Jet-A for turbine-powered aircraft.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Boeing-seeks-approval-for-green-diesel-as-new-aviation-biofuel-394821/
  • VIDEO: Icon completes testing on pioneering AoA system for A5 amphibian

    News | 24 Jul 2013 09:15 | Stephen Trimble

    Light sport amphibian manufacturer Icon Aircraft has completed testing of its angle of attack (AoA) system - a key safety feature of the A5 aircraft, and the first of a new breed of stall warning systems in development by the general aviation industry.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/VIDEO-Icon-completes-testing-on-pioneering-AoA-system-for-A5-amphibian-388592/