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Companies work to keep drones out of no-fly zones

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When a DJI Phantom 2 quadcopter drone crashed at the White House in late January, Hong Kong-based DJI responded quickly with the release of a software update that added a 15.5-mile no-fly zone around Washington, preventing its Phantom 2 products from taking off in the area. (thegazette.com) More...

Skydiver Has A Seizure During Free-fall

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What starts as a normal and exciting day of adventure and fun, turned into a near death experience for an unsuspecting sky diving student. Free falling at 9,000 feet is a terrible place to have a seizure. (flightclub.jalopnik.com) More...

Civil helicopter demand remains steady over next five years

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In its 17th annual Turbine-Powered Civil Helicopter Purchasing Outlook, Honeywell Aerospace expects that 4,750-5,250 civilian-use helicopters will be delivered during 2015-2019. (dcnewsroom.blogspot.com) More...

Little Red slots now attainable

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In March 2013, Virgin Atlantic announced its new domestic carrier, aimed at bringing down prices. Now that Little Red is ending, the slots it was using will go up for grabs. (jansaviation.com) More...

New aircraft tracking system to be trialled

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AUTHORITIES will trial a “world first” system with Malaysia and Indonesia that increases the tracking of aircraft over remote oceans, allowing authorities to quickly react to abnormal situations such as the disappearance of MH370. (www.news.com.au) More...

Iran's airline passengers are mad and aren't taking it anymore

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REPORTING FROM TEHRAN - Enraged at unremitting flight delays, frustrated Iranian airline passengers have adopted a novel form of protest: spontaneous sit-ins staged inside idle aircraft. Iranian news media have cited several recent incidents in which passengers enduring prolonged delays have refused to leave aircraft once their planes belatedly arrived at their destinations, sometimes as much as 22 hours late. In some cases, the on-board sit-ins have lasted for several hours, according to media… (www.msn.com) More...

United, American Airlines consider direct flights to Auckland

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American Airlines and United Airlines are considering launching direct Boeing 787 flights from San Francisco and Los Angeles to Auckland New Zealand, potentially busting the Air New Zealand monopoly. (www.ausbt.com.au) More...