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Bill to raise aviation fuel tax opposed - AOPA Pilot


Bill to raise aviation fuel tax opposed
AOPA Pilot
The bill provides that starting in July 2016, aviation gasoline would be taxed at 19 cents per gallon, up from 17 cents, plus a price-index formulation past 2016. Also at that time, jet fuel, now taxed at 21 cents a gallon, would be taxed 23 cents plus ...

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Budget 2015: No major relief for struggling aviation sector, say experts - Economic Times


Budget 2015: No major relief for struggling aviation sector, say experts
Economic Times
The beleaguered industry's long pending expectations of tax rebates on jet fuel, Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) services, airports and general aviation have been ignored yet again, Dube said, adding a higher service tax will enhance airfares ...
More Money in Maharaja's Pocket, Pvt Carriers Feel Let DownThe New Indian Express
Macroeconomic consolidation is on the cardsmydigitalfc.com

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Experience travel through a piece of aviation history - Wink News


Experience travel through a piece of aviation history
Wink News
NAPLES, Fla.- Most people probably think of Ford as the name most synonymous with building cars on the assembly line. But, did you know Ford also produced a commercial airliner? WINK News was on board a 1920s era Ford Tri-Motor that flew out of the ...

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Business Aircraft Operators Association terms budget disappointing for ... - Economic Times


Business Aircraft Operators Association terms budget disappointing for ...
Economic Times
NEW DELHI: A body of business jet operators today termed as "disappointing" the general Budget and said India cannot become the third largest aviation market by 2020, which it is aiming for, unless issues plaguing the aviation sector were addressed in ...

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Aviation museum hosts Utah Honor Flight fundraiser - St. George Daily Spectrum


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Aviation museum hosts Utah Honor Flight fundraiser
St. George Daily Spectrum
A breakfast hosted by the Western Sky Aviation Warbird Museum next month is set to help send Southern Utah 's World War II veterans to see their memorial in Washington D.C.. The Fly-In/Drive-In breakfast on April 11 from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. will consist ...

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Civil Aviation Authority rejects advice to reform board - The Independent


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Civil Aviation Authority rejects advice to reform board
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In a review into the Civil Aviation Authority board's effectiveness, Deloitte said the regulator needed to appoint a senior independent director. In the private sector this is an oversight role held by someone free from conflicts of interest, who can ...
UAE aviation regulator reopens UAE Baghdad flightsArabian Supply Chain

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Budget 2015: Aviation sector largely ignored by Arun Jaitley - Firstpost


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Budget 2015: Aviation sector largely ignored by Arun Jaitley
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New Delhi: Aviation has been largely ignored in the Union Budget for 2015-16, as most of the sector's demands such as giving airlines infrastructure status and bringing down taxation on MROs have been ignored. Besides, air travel in business class or ...
Budget delivers a mixed bag for aviation, Air India gets ₹2500 crHindu Business Line
Budget 2015 clips struggling Air India's wingsEconomic Times
Airlines to bear double whammy of Service tax and ATF price hikeMint Market Info
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Aviation groups, East Hampton officials seek noise solution - AOPA Pilot


Aviation groups, East Hampton officials seek noise solution
AOPA Pilot
He added that town officials have assured the aviation groups that transient noise issues aside, “the community is supportive of the airport.” That position was also evidenced by the town's recent request to the legislature for bonding authority for ...

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Integration of Small UAS into US Aviation System - Voices


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Integration of Small UAS into US Aviation System
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WASHINGTON – The Department of Transportation's Federal Aviation Administration recently proposed a framework of regulations that would allow routine use of certain small unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) in today's aviation system, while maintaining ...
Drone insurance cover set to take offBusiness Insurance

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Yemen, Iran sign civil aviation agreement: state news agency - Asharq Alawsat English


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Yemen, Iran sign civil aviation agreement: state news agency
Asharq Alawsat English
An airplane of Iranian private airline Mahan Air sits at the tarmac after landing at Sana'a International Airport in the Yemeni capital on March 1, 2015, a day after officials from the Shiite militia-controlled city signed an aviation agreement with ...
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Yemen signs aviation deal with Iran: state news agencyAl-Arabiya
Yemen signs aviation deal with IranDaily Sabah
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