By Ali Schmitz on August 12th, 2015 | Last updated: August 12, 2015 at 3:39 pm
Two people are dead after a single-engine aircraft crashed in Weirsdale, Fla. today. Marion County officials conducted early investigations before handing over to the FAA and NTSB.
By Amanda Di Lella on February 26th, 2015 | Last updated: February 26, 2015 at 3:58 pm
A pilot shortage is prompting an effort to increase aviation training, particularly among international students. Pilots are required to retire by 65 and new regulations are resulting in longer training periods.
By Jennifer Tintner on December 9th, 2013 | Last updated: December 9, 2013 at 8:13 am
One local researcher is an international expert in avian wildlife management and how birds like vultures impact human activity, and vice versa.
By Jennifer Cole on October 31st, 2013 | Last updated: October 31, 2013 at 5:02 pm
NYC Council OKs raising legal age to buy tobacco products to 21 – The New York City Council voted on “Tobacco 21,” a bill that could raise the tobacco-purchasing age from 18 to 21, on Wednesday. If the bill is […]
By Billy Kennedy on February 22nd, 2013 | Last updated: February 26, 2013 at 2:18 pm
Federal Spending Cuts Threaten Delays in Air Travel – The effects of impending federal spending cuts include flight delays, reduced takeoffs and slower security. Reduced work time for employees of the Federal Aviation Administration could decrease the average number of […]
By Sarah Daly on February 13th, 2013 | Last updated: October 21, 2013 at 3:59 pm
UF has developed drones, or unmanned air vehicles, that can take high-resolution pictures for wildlife research.