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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Augusta Regional Airport looks at replacing outdated facilities in next master plan

...said planning for Masters Week is the most needed aspect of the master plan, which is required by the Federal Aviation Administration. The airport has expanded massively in the past decade, so the change won't be as noticeable to the typical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-27/augusta-regional-airport-look
Ohio airport tests new way to avoid deadly bird strikes

...strikes have killed more than 250 people and destroyed more than 229 aircraft since 1988, according to the Federal Aviation Administration. In the past 23 years, there were 25 fatalities and 279 injuries linked to wildlife strikes in the U...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-12/ohio-airport-tests-new-way
Small plane crashes near Charleston

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. - A small plane with two people aboard has crashed in Mount Pleasant.Federal Aviation Administration spokeswoman Kathleen Bergen in Atlanta says the single-engine Cessna 150 crashed shortly before noon Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-14/small-plane-crashes-near-cha
2 killed in Georgia plane crash

...Authorities say a small plane has crashed in a wooded area near Senoia, killing the two men on board. Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Jim Peters said the cause of the crash Saturday was not immediately known. Coweta County Sheriff's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-10/2-killed-georgia-plane-crash
Quadcopters - not drones - flying off retail shelves

...and South Carolina's economy, the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International reported.The Federal Aviation Administration published a notice in June on its interpretation of the special rules for model aircraft outlined in the agency's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-07/quadcopters-not-drones-flyin
Business news

$12 million fine for Southwest proposed WASHINGTON - The Federal Aviation Administration said Monday it is proposing a $12 million civil fine against Southwest Airlines for failing to comply with safety regulations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-28/business-news
New report says FAA unaware of power pole in 2013 Thomson plane crash that killed Vein Guys staff

...obstruction-free approaches, as trees and a power line were listed as obstructions for two runways. The Federal Aviation Administration also said it had no knowledge of the Georgia Power utility pole struck by the plane until after the crash...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-30/new-report-thomson-plane-cra
Plane crashes on Ga. man walking Fla. beach

...have not released further information about the victims. The National Transportation Safety Board and the Federal Aviation Administration are investigating.Family friend Kim Howard described Irizarry as "a great, hands-on father" to three...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-28/plane-crashes-ga-man-walking