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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/transportation/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/boshears-skyfest
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
Federal Aviation Administration restricts landings at Daniel Field, citing trees and other objects in airspace

...light poles, said Becky Shealy, vice president of business development for Augusta Aviation.Until the Federal Aviation Administration says planes can land on runways without flying dangerously close to trees and structures, the agency has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-12-20/federal-aviation-administrat
Federal Aviation Administration to close 149 air traffic control towers

CHICAGO - Under orders to trim hundreds of millions of dollars from its budget, the Federal Aviation Administration on Friday released a final list of 149 air traffic control towers that it will close at small airports around the country starting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-03-22/federal-aviation-administr
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
Across the region

...Authorities say the plane was a Cirrus model equipped with a parachute that was deployed before the crash.The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating the crash.More than a dozen horses die in fireWOODSTOCK, GA. - Authorities say more...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-28/across-region
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
Don't ground the media

...this week when recordings obtained by the Associated Press under the Freedom of Information Act showed the Federal Aviation Administration agreed to a police request to restrict 37 square miles of airspace around Ferguson to keep news helicopters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-05/dont-ground-media