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Reports of drones flying near manned planes and airports are up dramatically

...body, about 5 feet to 6 feet long.? Air traffic controllers in Burbank, Calif., received a report from a helicopter pilot of a camera-equipped drone flying near the giant Hollywood sign.? Controllers at central Florida's approach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-12/reports-drones-flying-near
In sequestration, president and Congress undermining military

...251,000 Army civilians will be furloughed; 80 percent of stateside soldiers will stop training; and 500 to 750 helicopter pilots won't be trained. The loss of these trained pilots will be felt for years, because the training pipeline cannot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2013-03-10/sequestration-pr
Britain gets a new prince

...millions. The couple waited, however, until William was nearly finished with his military work as a search and rescue helicopter pilot based at an air base in a remote island off the coast of Wales. That allowed Kate to ease into royal life, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2013-07-22/its-boy-palace-says
David Fenstermacher

...S. Army during the buildup of the Vietnam War, and served with the First Air Cavalry as a Medical Service Corps helicopter pilot, flying wounded soldiers from the battle zone to hospital ships off the coast. In April of 1968 his helicopter...

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Martinez man's father advanced use of medical helicopters in Vietnam

...Army Maj. Charles Kelly's last day alive 48 years ago today thrust him into military history as the first medical helicopter pilot killed in action.But Charles Kelly Jr., of Martinez, said he believes his father's first day in Vietnam set...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-06-30/martinez-mans-father-advanced
Augusta Mayor race

...Wright-Gilyard & Associates; insurance agent for JLM Risk Management Military background: Signal officer, Army helicopter pilot Steven Kendrick Age: 38 Birthplace: Augusta Family: Wife, Christina; twin daughters Alexandria and Leigha...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2006-11-05/augusta-mayor-ra
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Across the region

...south Georgia town of Statesboro.Bulloch County sheriff's officials told The Statesboro Herald that an Air Evac helicopter pilot recently reported a similar incident as did an official at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport on...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2011-11-25/across-region
Around the Block

...as the Augusta Warrior Project.Crandall received the Medal of Honor during the Vietnam War for his actions as a helicopter pilot in the 1965 battle of la Drang Valley, the first major battle between the U.S. Army and North Vietnamese forces...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2011-12-27/around-block
Barnard, Crandall given Dyess Awards for service to Augusta, country

...selected for the Dyess Award because he, too, is a Medal of Honor recipient ? awarded for his efforts as an Army helicopter pilot to resupply U.S. troops and retrieve the wounded under heavy fire in Vietnam's Ia Drang Valley in 1965. Smith...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-01-12/barnard-crandall-given-dyess-
First female four-star general Dunwoody honors military family at Fort Gordon

...father was a brigadier general, and her brother also a West Point graduate. Her sister was the third female Army helicopter pilot.That factored heavily into her remarks Friday. At one point, Dunwoody joked about what her great-grandfather...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-03-02/first-female-four-star-genera