Russ Niles

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Voice Of Reno Optimistic About Future
September 17, 2017 Danny Clisham has been calling the World Championship Air Races in Reno for more than 35 years and he's as excited about them...

Sebring On The Mend
September 17, 2017 When it looked like his airport might be hit by Hurricane Irma, Sebring Airport Executive Director Mike Willingham said he and...

Video: Steve Hinton Jr. On Speed Record
September 17, 2017 Steve Hinton Jr. set a record for the fastest speed recorded by a piston-powered aircraft over four, three-kilometer runs in...

Strega Wins Reno
September 17, 2017 The highly modified P-51 Strega flown by James Consalvi edged longtime rival Steve Hinton Jr. in Voodoo, another Mustang, in...

1,500-Hour Rule Relaxation Oppposed
September 16, 2017 Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., says he’ll fight any move to relax rules that require airline pilots to have a minimum of 1,500...

Horizon Cancels Route In Pilot Shortage
September 16, 2017 Horizon Air says it can no longer fly to Colorado Springs because it doesn’t have enough pilots. The airline cancelled 6...

Britain's May Enters Boeing-Bombardier Fray
September 15, 2017 British Prime Minister Theresa May has appealed directly to U.S. President Donald Trump to intervene in a dispute between...

Area 51 Crash Plane A Flanker?
September 14, 2017 Speculation about the mysterious fatal crash of an aircraft near the secret military test center known as Area 51 in Nevada...

Sebring, Lakeland Airports Clean Up
September 14, 2017 Airports throughout Florida are reporting varying degrees of damage from Hurricane Irma and the two most familiar to pilots...

Help Welcome, But Make Sure It's Helping
September 12, 2017 The president of the largest benefit flying organization in the U.S. says help is welcome from private aircraft owners in the...