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Commercial Drones – Rules Of The Road Still Up In The Air
On February 15, 2015 the FAA published proposed rules for commercial use of Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS's, a/k/a Drones) and held public comment on them. We are still awaiting a final rule. Until a final rule is passed, the Department of Transportation has tasked the FAA with approving, on a case
Posted on March 10, 2016
Airshows: Spectators Beware?

Someone once said that flying, unlike the sea, is very unforgiving. The recent spate of UK airshow accidents, as well as some past US airshow accidents, demonstrates how true this is. Do such accidents suggest that airshows are an ultra- dangerous spectator event? The answer is no. Airshow pilots are
Posted on August 25, 2015

NTSB: Lack of Consideration for Human Factors Led to In-Flight Breakup of SpaceShipTwo

NTSB: Lack of Consideration for Human Factors Led to In-Flight Breakup of SpaceShipTwo
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July 28, 2015
WASHINGTON – The National Transportation Safety Board determined the cause of the Oct. 31, 2014 in-flight breakup of SpaceShipTwo, was Scaled Composite’s failure to consider and protect against human error and the co-pilot’s premature
Posted on July 29, 2015

NTSB Update on Crash of Virgin Galactic SpaceShip Two

November 12, 2014

WASHINGTON — The National Transportation Safety Board issued an investigative update today into the crash of SpaceShip Two on Oct. 31, 2014, in Mojave, Calif.

• The on-scene portion of the investigation into the crash of Virgin Galactic/Scaled Composites SpaceShipTwo, a test flight conducted by Scaled Composites, has concluded and
Posted on November 12, 2014

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