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20 years ago – Gypsy moth applications in North Carolina

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by Bill Lavender, circa 1998 FRANKLIN, NC – The gypsy moth control program by the USDA has been around for quite a while. Traditionally, the program has been in the

Ag aviation in La República de Cuba

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by Austin Kornegay Ever since I was a kid I always heard my dad, Pat Kornegay, talking about this island in the Caribbean Sea, Cuba. Earlier this year I decided

Business alliance between Goizper Group and Micron Group

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Goizper and Micron are delighted to announce an alliance between these two groups of companies with over 120 years’ experience in the development of spraying equipment. Goizper Group is a

Ram air inlet receives filter system upgrade

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By Peggy Mills, If you currently have a Thrush aircraft with a Record Pitot-type engine air inlet installed per STC SA4374NM, there now is an optional Quick Change Air Filter

WA Commissioner Franz poses with Fire Boss

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DNR has responded to 470 wildfires so far in 2018 OLYMPIA – With the arrival of summer temperatures and the Fourth of July holiday, the Washington State Department of Natural

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ASU Named 2018 SBA Pacific Northwest Region 
Small Business Exporter of the Year

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BOISE, Idaho July 2, 2018 – The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) 2018 Pacific Northwest Region Small Business Exporter of the Year is Aviation Specialties Unlimited, Inc. in Boise, Idaho.

National Ag Aviation Museum update

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I am very happy to update you regarding progress toward the much-anticipated renovation of the National Agricultural Aviation Museum. While conversations have been on-going for several years and a renovation

Turbine Conversions announce STC for Thrush

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TURBINE CONVERSIONS, Ltd announces the addition of GE H Series Turboprop Engines to STC #SA00902CH for Thrush turbine conversions. In 1998 Turbine Conversions, Ltd received STC #SA00902CH that approved the

Air Tractor® aircraft parts manuals now updated biannually

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OLNEY, TX — Air Tractor aircraft parts manuals are now being updated every six months—each January and July. The manuals, available online as Acrobat PDF files, can be accessed in

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Ag Aviation in La República de Cuba

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By Austin Kornegay Ever since I was a kid I always heard my dad, Pat Kornegay, talking about this island in the Caribbean Sea, Cuba. Earlier this year I decided

Air Tractor Announces New Dealer for Canada

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OLNEY, TEXAS — Air Tractor, Inc. President Jim Hirsch announced today the addition of a new Air Tractor® dealership for Canada. Portage Aircraft Specialties, located in Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, will

Emphasis on Droplet Spectrum

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Dennis R Gardisser, WRK of Arkansas LLC Sometimes size is a major factor! Pesticide applications are an area where size of the droplet is one of the most important criteria

Georgia Forestry Commission buys two Switchbacks

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Recently, the Georgia Forestry Commission advanced its aerial firefighting program with the purchase of two new 510G Switchback Thrushes. The aircraft were introduced to Georgia Forestry Commission’s Air Operations Supervisor,

 

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Kawak receives STC’s for new CH-47 Chinook Internal firefighting tank system 0

Bend, Oregon – Kawak Aviation has received FAA Supplemental Type

Franz Names Geissler as State Forester and Supervisor of Wildfire Operations 1

Experienced wildfire manager to oversee state’s largest on-call fire agency,

Active season, reduced contracts 0

Most areas of the country have experienced a spring that

Dauntless Air transitions new pilots to the Fire Boss 0

By Bill Lavender Dauntless Air and Fire Boss LLC, an

Wipaire, Inc. welcomes Andrew San Giacomo 0

South Saint Paul, Minnesota—Wipaire, Inc.® has welcomed Andrew San Giacomo

Aerial Firefighting North America Gathers the World’s Experts 0

Tangent Link, renowned and recognised across the globe for its

New Finance Leadership Joins Erickson Incorporated 0

CFO Stephen Wideman and Controller Micheal Hausinger PORTLAND, OR —

RockAIR Approved for USFS Airborne Firefighting 0

RockAIR Approved for USFS Airborne Firefighting Dunedin, New Zealand TracPlus

Thrush Aircraft Begins Exploration of Autonomous Air Tanker 0

Strategic alliance with Drone America anticipated to yield unmanned solutions

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FEARCA presente en Expopioneros 2018 0

Del 31 de mayo al 2 de junio pasados, en

AASD e PBA AVIATION treinam 80 futuros ENGENHEIROS AGRÔNOMOS EM 02 DIAS ! 0

Duas das melhores universidades públicas do Rio Grande do Suo,

Fearca y Aravia ofrecen solución para transponder 0

Luego del anuncio de la Resolución ANAC Nº 25/2018 que

Abertas inscrições para demonstrações práticas no Congresso da Aviação Agrícola do Brasil 0

Expositores que quiserem fazer demonstrações práticas de seus equipamentos e

Goiás: regras para pulverizações retornam aos parâmetros federais 0

“Foi uma vitória do bom senso.” Assim o deputado estadual

Goiás, Brasil nuevas reglas de pulverización. 0

“Fue una victoria de sentido común”, declaró el representante estatal

A ANAC Argentina Contra a Aviação Agrícola? 0

Quando a Federação Argentina de Câmaras Agroaéreas (FEARCA) foi criada

¿La ANAC contra la Aviación Agrícola? 1

Teléfono para Tomás Insausti Cuando la Federación Argentina de Cámaras