Retired Chief Master Sgt. Tom Miller from the Nellis Airspace Management Office give a briefing on Mid-air collision avoidance on June 20, 2019. (Photo: Tommy Perez) KINGMAN – About 20 pilots attended a seminar at the Kingman Experimental Aircraft Association Chapter 765 hanger Thursday night. Tom Miller and Rich Johnston, members of the Nellis Airspace Read more
1st Lt. Lacey Orians, a pilot assigned to the 13th Bomb Squadron, poses for a portrait on Feb. 19, 2019, at Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri. Orians is the newest addition to the elite group of six female pilots stationed at Whiteman. (Photo: U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Kayla White) ARLINGTON, Va. (AFNS) Read more
Bert Griffith, 10 (in wheelchair), of Boy Scout Troop 56, gets assistance into Tim Gerlach’s airplane for a ride over Kingman during the Boy Scout Aviation Merit Badge Day April 27. MCR/Aaron Ricca/File Photo KINGMAN – Members from the United States Air Force will be at the City of Kingman Airport and Industrial Park to Read more
A DJI Mavic Air flying in the desert west of Kingman. MCR/Draco Aerial Solutions/File Photo WASHINGTON, D.C. — The rules are about to change for recreational drone operators. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is implementing changes for recreational drone flyers mandated by congress in the FAA Reauthorization Act of 2018 (PDF). Recreational flyers may continue Read more
The FAA said only federal agencies with explicit authority should install systems designed to detect and potentially destroy drones.