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Drone school opens for business

Auburn University has been granted a waiver to operate a commercial drone school that will be open to the public.

2015, 05 22

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Mini Oshkosh: Full-scale fun for RC pilots

Joe Nall Week at the Triple Tree Aerodrome in Woodruff, South Carolina, is the largest remote control fly-in in the world, typically attracting RC pilots from all 50 states and 11 countries.

2015, 05 14

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Writing it forward (in reverse)

The pilot who wrote messages of love and hope over New Orleans moved many hearts while carrying forward a tradition nearly as old as airplanes.

2015, 05 14

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North Carolina technical college to launch aviation program

Asheville-Buncombe Technical College in North Carolina is launchinga two-year associate's degree that will enable students to obtain a restricted airline transport pilot certificate.

2015, 05 13

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Mission fulfills final wish

Geraldine “Jerrie” Mock, the first woman to circumnavigate the world solo, had her final wish carried out by friends flying in formation to scatter her ashes.

2015, 05 06
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Jared Esselman, Director, State Government Affairs

Southern Region
E-mail: jared.esselman@aopa.org
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