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Boshears Skyfest | The Augusta Chronicle

...has been postponed to April 26 and 27, 2014 due to the government shutdown, which includes parts of the Federal Aviation Administration, ... After a deadly plane crash last month at an air race in Reno, Nev., Boshears' organizers and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/boshears-skyfest
Boshears Skyfest | The Augusta Chronicle

...has been postponed to April 26 and 27, 2014 due to the government shutdown, which includes parts of the Federal Aviation Administration, ... After a deadly plane crash last month at an air race in Reno, Nev., Boshears' organizers and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/transportation/boshears-skyfest
Drone ban in effect April 2-13

...soccer match.With law enforcement agencies eager to employ drones for public safety purposes, neither the Federal Aviation Administration nor the Georgia General Assembly has finalized guidelines regulating the use of drones below navigable airspace...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-17/drone-ban-effect-april-2-13
No power for 77,000 in Ga.

...The winter storm also caused some flight delays at the Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport.Federal Aviation Administration air traffic control data said flights to New York's LaGuardia Airport were delayed by an average of an...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-17/no-power-163000-ga
Drone on: US proposes rules for era of commercial drones

...category with fewer restrictions for very small drones, likely to be defined as less than 4.4 pounds.The Federal Aviation Administration released a variety of proposed requirements for commercial operators to meet, such as passing a knowledge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-15/drone-us-proposes-rules-er
Across South Carolina

...follow through on his threat to veto a bill to build the Keystone XL oil pipeline.AN ENVIRONMENTAL study calling for the runway at the Hilton Head Island Airport to be extended has been approved by the Federal Aviation Administration.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-12/across-south-carolina
Augusta lawmaker introduces 5 bills

...are turning more to drones for creative, aerial shots as less-costly alternatives to helicopters.The Federal Aviation Administration prohibits commercial use of drones above 500 feet unless it has issued specific waivers, as it has for many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-01-19/augusta-lawmaker-introdu
Plane lands on north Georgia interstate

...tells WSB Radio that a flight instructor aboard the plane said it lost power about 500 feet in the air.Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman Kathleen Bergen says the Beech C23 aircraft landed safely on Interstate 575 near Airport Road...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-03/planes-lands-georgia-interst
Reports of drones flying near manned planes and airports are up dramatically

...increase from just two years ago when such reports were still unusual. Many of the reports are filed with the Federal Aviation Administration by airline pilots. But other pilots, airport officials and local authorities often file reports as well...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-12/reports-drones-flying-near
Farmers could soon fly drones over fields

...applications for commercial drone operations. The Federal Aviation Administration in September approved the first six companies...road are," Justice said.All told, the Federal Aviation Administration has estimated as many as 8,000 commercial...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-01/farmers-could-soon-fly-drones