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Man Dies Testing Ultralight Being Offered For Sale

Authorities in western Michigan say that a New Mexico man has died while test-flying an ultralight aircraft that was being offered for sale.

08/24/2014

A Skylark drone aircraft (Credit: Uriel Sinai/Getty Images)

Michigan Lawmaker Aims To Limit The Use Of Drones

A Republican Michigan lawmaker has proposed measures to restrict the use of pilotless aircraft by law enforcement to gather information.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/15/2013

A restored 1929 Ford Tri-Motor, also known as the "Tin Goose," is pictured in flight. (Credit: eaa.org)

Early Days Of Flight Come To Pontiac With 1929 Ford Tri-Motor Airliner

A classic aircraft from the early days of commercial air travel will recreate those memories this weekend as the Experimental Aircraft Association brings its restored 1929 Ford Tri-Motor airliner to Oakland County International Airport in Pontiac

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2012

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Brazilian Aircraft Maker Expands Use Of Troy Firm’s Software

The Brazilian aircraft manufacturer Embraer S.A. is expanding its use of Troy-based Dimensional Control Systems Inc.’s 3DCS software for tolerance simulation modeling of its airplanes.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2011

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Keeping The Skies Safe — One Year After Attempted Bombing

On the one year anniversary of the attempted airline bombing over Detroit, a top military official says new warnings are an example of federal officials trying to anticipate terror tactics.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/24/2010

GE's GR Plant Providing Systems for China’s First Large Aircraft

Commercial Aircraft Corporation of China Ltd. Monday announced that GE Aviation Systems and AVIC Systems, the partners to a proposed AVIC GE joint venture, have been selected to provide the avionics core processing system, display […]

07/13/2010

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