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Boeing To Use 3D Printed Parts For The 787 Dreamliner

04/11/2017, We’ve seen 3D printing being used in all kinds of industries where it can be used to create things on the spot that might otherwise take a long time. It also helps companies and users create working prototypes on the fly, and we’ve also seen how it...

FAA No Longer Requires Airlines To Warn Passengers About The Note 7

01/11/2017, Following the increasing number of reports of the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 exploding, it was understandable that the FAA and airline companies around the world banned the phone from being brought on board. Airlines would also make announcements ahead of...

FAA Making Airlines Reboot Boeing Dreamliners After Three Weeks

12/11/2016, The Boeing Dreamliner is a beautiful airplane. It’s also one of the most technologically advanced airplanes in the sky right now but it has had a few problems in getting off the ground. The FAA has advised airlines every step of the way and its...

FAA Issues Statement On Galaxy Note 7 On Flights

09/08/2016, A couple of days ago, it was reported that the FAA was considering the idea of banning the Galaxy Note 7 on board flights in the US due to the phones being recalled for exploding batteries. Now it looks like the agency has come forward with an official...

FAA Considering Banning The Galaxy Note 7 From Planes

09/07/2016, By now many of you guys would have heard the news that the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 is currently experiencing a spate of battery explosions. Thankfully the number of phones that have been reported to have exploded is but a fraction of the overall phones...

FAA Tests FBI’s Drone Detection Tool At JFK Airport

05/19/2016, While drones do help with getting some amazing photos and videos from a high-up perspective, there’s a time and place for them. For example flying them near an airport is obviously a big no-no not only for security reasons, but for safety reasons as...

FAA: It’s A Federal Crime To Shoot Down Drones

04/18/2016, Last year there was a report of a man who shot down a drone that flew over his backyard. A judge later cleared the man in question, claiming that he was within his right to shoot down the drone and before you get too excited about the idea of shooting...

FAA Could Ease Drone Flying Restrictions

02/25/2016, It looks like the folks over at the FAA could be looking into making changes to the proposed regulations where drones are concerned, and the committee has invited a number of commercial stakeholders, where among them include the likes of Alphabet’s...

FAA To Enforce Super Bowl No-Drone-Zone With Firepower

02/04/2016, It was just yesterday that we brought you word on how this year’s Super Bowl event will be different from all of the others, simply because there is a “No-Drone-Zone” that has been implemented. In other words, you are not supposed to bring your...

FAA Sees Close To 300,000 Drone Registrations

01/25/2016, It looks like there were close to 300,000 owners who decided to register their aircraft with the U.S. government within the first month of the initiative itself. The FAA’s registration rule kicked off on December 21st last year, where it applied to...

FAA Drone Registration Sees 45,000 Registrations In 2 Days

12/23/2015, A couple of days ago we reported that drone owners could now register their drones with the FAA. We expect that there will be plenty of drone owners out there who think that they can get away with not registering, but it seems that the program is somewhat...

Drone Owners Can Start Registering Their Drones With The FAA

12/22/2015, Last month the FAA announced that drone owners would be required to register their drones with the agency. The drone registration act is expected to come into effect on the 21st of December, 2015 meaning that if you haven’t registered your drone...

‘Uber For Planes’ Gets Grounded By FAA

12/21/2015, It’s common to hear the phrase “Uber for …” being used to describe startups that essentially offer a similar service to the popular ride hailing app, and that’s precisely what was used for Flytenow, a startup that connected...

FAA Drone Registry Will Be Public

12/20/2015, It didn’t really take many of us by surprise when a few days back the FAA confirmed that drone operators in the country will have to register their drones with the agency. It was known for months that FAA was drafting rules relating to drone...