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  • Airbourne 2009

    Promoted as the “World’s Biggest Seafront Airshow” Airbourne 2009 takes place over England’s Eastbourne Coastline. The program is packed with exciting events, including ...

  • EU Emissions Trading Scheme Boosts Biofuels

    Launched in 2005 as a measure to combat climate change, the European Union Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) was the world’s first large scale emissions trading scheme using a market-based ...

  • Aerial Fun at Camarillo Air Expo

    Every year thousands of people gather to enjoy the excitement and entertainment provided by the Camarillo Air Expo. The event takes place at the Camarillo Airport and will showcase a wide ...

  • Boeing’s Development of the Fuel Cell Demonstrator Airplane

    Boeing has always strived to be in the forefront of developing aerospace products that will not harm the environment. At the Boeing Research and Technology Center such developments have been ...

  • Alliance Air Show 2010

    The historic city of Fort Worth will come alive with aerial performances and static displays at the 2010 Alliance Air Show. The show will be held on 30 and 31 October 2010, and will offer an ...

  • 2008 Advanced World Aerobatic Championships

    The 2008 Advanced World Aerobatic Championships (AWAC) are almost upon us and airplane fans who are able to attend are already getting excited at the prospect. This year the battle of the best ...

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RESOURCES AND ARTICLES

  • FAI European Advanced Aerobatic

    Held between July 20-28, 2007 at the Joensuu Airport in Joensuu, FinlandThe FAI European Advanced Aerobatic Competition is organized by the Aerobatic Club of Finland. The Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (FAI), or World Air Sports Federation, began in 1905. The FAI is a private, non-profit organization whose goal is to advance aeronautical and astronautical activities around the ...

  • Flight plans

    A flight plan is filed by a pilot with the Aviation Authority of that area before flight. The information included is points of departure and arrival, estimated timing, alternate airports for landing, type of flight, number of passengers as well as the pilot’s name. There are three routing types when creating flight plans. Airway routing is along airways which are predefined ...

  • FAI World Aerobatic Competition

    The 24th FAI World Aerobatic Championship will be held June 24-July 4, 2007 in Granada, Spain at the Armilla Military Base.The Fédération Aéronautique Internationale (“FAI”), or World Air Sports Federation, began in 1905. The FAI is a private, non-profit organization whose goal is to advance aeronautical and astronautical activities around the world. They are recognized as the ...

  • X Prize Competition

    The location and date for the next X PRIZE award will be announced by The X PRIZE Foundation in the coming months.

  • SAFECON

    Hosted by Ohio State University at the Rickenbacker International Airport (LCK) Date: May 7th-12th 2007

  • Glossary

    Every so often while browsing our website you may come across terms that are unfamiliar to you. For this reason we have included a Glossary on the Airplanes.com website. This short list of words and their definitions is designed to give our users a brief understanding of the various flight-related terms. If you find a term on the website that you do not understand or even if you find one on ...

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