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Sat, 22 Oct 2016 22:33:07 GMT
State briefs: Grand Rapids gets aircraft parts facility  -  Minneapolis Star Tribune
Grand Rapids is getting a new aircraft parts manufacturing facility at its local airport, bringing an expected 20 full-time jobs with benefits and wages from $31,000 to $100,000. The Iron Range Resources & Rehabilitation Board approved loans of $1.5 ...
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:36:31 GMT

Amazing! Meet Nigerian pilot who becomes first African to fly around the world solo (PICS)  -  NAIJ.COM
Ademilola Odujinrin, the pilot of Air Djibouti, managed by Cardiff Aviation, is currently on a mission to become the first African pilot in history to fly alone around the world. Mario Fulgoni, the CEO of the company revealed this in a statement ...
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 06:08:55 GMT
Africa: Air Djibouti And Cardiff Aviation Pilot to Become First African to Fly Solo Around The World  -  AllAfrica.com
Ademilola "Lola" Odujinrin embarked on the second leg of his historic journey in a Cirrus aircraft from North Weald airfield on 14 October. Having already completed a transatlantic crossing from Washington, D.C. in the light single-propeller aircraft ...
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 19:14:34 GMT

Nigerian Pilot Begins Mission To Fly Solo Around The World  -  360Nobs.com
A Nigerian pilot by the name, Ademilola Odujinrin, has started his mission to be the first African pilot to fly solo around the world. The Air Djibouti pilot is carrying out his goal using a Cirrus aircraft, and on Friday, October 14 he began the ...
Tue, 18 Oct 2016 12:18:28 GMT
Nigerian pilot begins solo flight around the world  -  Nigeria Today
He stated that the pilot had on Oct. 14 embarked on the second leg of his historic journey in a Cirrus aircraft from North Weald airfield in the UK. He noted that “having already completed a transatlantic crossing from Washington D.C. in the light ...
Sat, 15 Oct 2016 19:54:04 GMT

ISU may have no use for smaller plane if Leath can't fly it  -  DesMoinesRegister.com
The university president pledged to stop piloting state-owned aircraft after university officials confirmed last month he had damaged the Cirrus last year during a hard landing in Bloomington, Ill. The original estimate for the repairs was $12,591.70 ...
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 22:06:53 GMT

Laurence I. Balter receives Flight Training Recognition of Safety  -  Digital Journal
KIHEI, HI - 13 Oct, 2016 - Laurence I. Balter of Kihei, HI earned the Cirrus Standardized Instructor Pilot awarded by Cirrus Aircraft. As Chief Instructor for Maui Flight Academy operating the Cirrus SR22, Balter recently instituted the use of Angle of ...
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 20:36:04 GMT
Iron Range board ready to bet on another airplane company  -  Minnesota Public Radio News (blog)
One of the brothers who started Cirrus Design, the aircraft company, years ago is using the template to start another aircraft company in Minnesota. Alan Klapmeier now heads One Aviation, which is trying to build a new plane called Kestrel. It's not ...
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 20:21:38 GMT

Iowa State President Leath ups donation amid plane controversy  -  The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines
But ISU officials this week restated Leath only used the Cirrus for trips that involved personal business on four occasions. “Leath never used university aircraft for purely personal trips,” according to Iowa State officials. “Every time President ...
Wed, 12 Oct 2016 22:34:26 GMT
President Leath's Use of University Flight Service  -  Iowa State University News Service
2. When did the University purchase the planes it now has? The university currently owns two aircraft: 1) a Beechcraft King Air 350 (twin engine), which was purchased in February 2014; and 2) a Cirrus SR22 (single engine) which was purchased in July 2014.