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    Consumer Drones

    Robot and drone manufacturers, software developers, and drone photographers talked about the future of rapidly developing consumer drone technology. Uses such as taking picture, mapping…

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    Search for Amelia Earhart

    Andrew Jampoler talked about the mystery of Amelia Earhart. The aviatrix and her navigator disappeared in the South Pacific in 1937. Mr. Jampoler summarized her story, detailed…

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    LAX Shooting and Airport Emergency Response

    Officials from Los Angeles World Airports (LAX), the Transportation Security Administration and the American Federation of Government Employees testified at a field hearing at LAX on…

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    Keith Laing on Airport Security

    Keith Laing was interviewed by phone about airport security. Among the issues he talked about a Hawaiian Airlines flight from San Jose to Hawaii in which a 16-year old stowed away in…

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    Virginia Tech's Drone Research Facility

    Craig Woolsey talked about the Virginia Center for Autonomous Systems, an autonomous vehicle research facility at Virginia Tech. This segment was part of a “Washington Journal”…

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    Testing Drone Techonology

    Jon Greene talked about the Virginia Tech Institute for Critical Technology and Applied Science’s joint drone testing project with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). This…

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    Regulating Unmanned Aircraft Technology

    Michael Toscano spoke by phone about the potential domestic and international uses for unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), and rules and regulations for the technology.  This segment was…

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    Privacy Laws Related to the Use of Drones

    Jeramie Scott spoke by phone about the privacy issues related to the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) by law enforcement agencies. This segment was part of a “Washington…

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    Open Phones

    Telephone lines were open for viewer comments on the domestic use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV). Michael Toscano, president and CEO of the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems…

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    Overview of Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVS)

    Brian Fung talked about federal laws that apply to commercial and hobbyist unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) use. He also spoke about the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)…

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    Amelia Earhart Expedition

    Members of The International Group for Historic Aircraft Recovery (TIGHAR) talked about the disappearance of Amelia Earhart. TIGHAR began investigating the disappearance in 1988. They…

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    Defense Department Briefing

    Department of Defense Press Secretary Rear Admiral John Kirby briefed reporters on a variety of issues, including the search for Malaysian Airlines Flight 370, Afghanistan, and Russian…

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    Aircraft Tracking and Aviation Safety

    Professor Kenneth Button discussed the ongoing mystery of the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines Flight 370. He talked about whether the incident could prompt changes in aircraft tracking…

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    Airline Safety and Missing Malaysia Plane Investigation

    Mary Schiavo talked about the investigation into Malaysia Airlines flight 370, which disappeared on March 8, 2014 en route from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing. At the time of this program,…

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    White House Daily Briefing

    Spokesman Jay Carney said, “we are late in the game” regarding the situation in Crimea and the coming Sunday’s referendum vote. He also updated U.S. involvement in…

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    Remotely Piloted Aviation Outlook

    Witnesses testified on the domestic remotely-piloted aerial vehicle industry. They focused on economic potential and legal hurdles facing the commercialization of the drone industry as…

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    Northwest v. Ginsberg Oral Argument

    The Supreme Court heard oral argument in the case of Northwest v. Ginsberg on whether an airline need any reason to drop customers from its frequent flyer program. Northwest Airlines…

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    The Wright Brothers Collection

    Dawne Dewey gave a tour of the Wright Brothers Collection, located inside Wright State University Libraries Special Collections and Archives, and talked about the technical and personal…

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    Richard Byrd and the First Flight to the North Pole

    Author Sheldon Bart talked about aviator Richard Byrd, whose famous flight to the North Pole remains controversial. In 1926, American aviator Richard Byrd attempted to become the first…

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    Holiday Travel

    Bart Jansen, aviation reporter for USA Today, talked about issues facing holiday travelers, including the impact of airline mergers, increasing fares, and changes in airline policy. C-SPAN…

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