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Sun, 26 Apr 2015 16:04:00 -0400

radionz.co.nz - Rough seas battering the rocky coastline at Muriwai Beach didn't stop Auckland lifeguard Tai Kahn from dropping out of a helicopter to rescue a surfer clinging to a cave roof.


Sun, 26 Apr 2015 15:30:00 -0400

airforcetimes.com - The U.S. Air Force is looking at big changes to its combat search and rescue fleet, possibly using the tilt rotor Osprey to carry pararescuemen in addition to its new combat rescue helicopter, Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Welsh said.


Sun, 26 Apr 2015 15:04:00 -0400

Las Vegas, Nev. — Maverick Helicopters gained its sixth consecutive award for Best Air Tour from the Southern Nevada Hotel Concierge Association's (SNHCA) Concierge Choice Awards. The company was honored at a ceremony in Wynn Las Vegas on Sunday, April 19.


Sun, 26 Apr 2015 14:37:00 -0400

Auburn, Ala. – Auburn University has received the first FAA approval to operate a new Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Flight School as part of the Auburn University Aviation Center.


Sun, 26 Apr 2015 14:02:00 -0400

Last week's Aerospace Maintenance Competition provided an inspiring look into the future of aviation and aerospace maintenance. Fourteen teams competed in the School Division of the 2015 Aerospace Maintenance Competition, a skills-based event that took place during last week's 2015 MRO Americas.


Sun, 26 Apr 2015 13:43:00 -0400

The Appropriations Committee of the U.S. House of Representatives has adopted a spending blueprint that demands deep cuts from President Obama's domestic budget but keeps alive the hope that the panel can still move its spending bills through Congress this summer while searching for a compromise.


Sun, 26 Apr 2015 13:40:00 -0400

Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska), chairman of the U.S. Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee; and Rob Bishop (R-Utah), chairman of the House of Representatives Natural Resources Committee joined 161 of their GOP colleagues in the House and Senate urging the Department of the Interior to pursue a more aggressive schedule that it currently envisions in its proposed coastal drilling plan for the five years that start in 2017.


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