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California Cities Dominate List Of Nation's Most Polluted Regions

21 Apr 15:18 | U.S. News

The American Lung Association's State of the Air 2017 report found California has the dubious distinction of being home to the majority of the Top 10 cities with ozone and particle pollution in the United States. read more »

FAA to Hold Airspace Workshops in Las Vegas

20 Apr 15:23 | U.S. News

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BTS Statistics Release: January 2017 U.S. Airline Traffic Data

20 Apr 11:04 | U.S. News

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Consumers Fear Technology Failures With Autonomous Vehicles

19 Apr 11:06 | U.S. News

With the exception of Gen Y, all other generational groups are becoming more skeptical of self-driving technology, which poses a new challenge to car manufacturers and technology developers, according to the J.D. Power 2017 U.S. Tech Choice Study. read more »

Flight Cancellations Down From Previous Year, January 2017

18 Apr 13:26 | U.S. News

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Watch - Measles in Italy

17 Apr 00:00 | U.S. News

Health officials in Italy have reported an outbreak of measles. CDC recommends that travelers to Italy protect themselves by making sure they are vaccinated against measles.read more »

Watch - Measles in Germany

17 Apr 00:00 | U.S. News

Health officials in Germany have reported an outbreak of measles. CDC recommends that travelers to Germany protect themselves by making sure they are vaccinated against measles.read more »

Watch - Measles in Belgium

17 Apr 00:00 | U.S. News

Health officials in Belgium have reported an outbreak of measles. CDC recommends that travelers to Belgium protect themselves by making sure they are vaccinated against measles.read more »

Honda Silicon Valley Lab Takes on Global Role as New Company: Honda R&D Innovations, Inc. (Honda Innovations)

13 Apr 11:00 | U.S. News

New company will drive collaboration between Honda and innovators in product development, manufacturing, and new business creation Expanded scope includes connected machine intelligence/robotics, sharing economy and manufacturing innovation Honda Silicon Valley Lab, the global open innovation hub within Honda R&D Americas, Inc., will expand its areas of focus beyond vehicles and broaden its responsibility to develop partnerships as a new company, Honda R&D Innovations, Inc., to be known...read more »

Alert - Yellow Fever in Brazil

13 Apr 00:00 | U.S. News

The Brazilian Ministry of Health has reported an ongoing outbreak of yellow fever starting in December 2016. In response to this outbreak, health authorities have recently expanded the list of areas in which yellow fever vaccination is recommended for travelers.read more »

BTS Statistics Release: February 2017 Freight Transportation Services Index (TSI)

12 Apr 11:40 | U.S. News

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Data Comm Now at Minneapolis-St. Paul

11 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

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North America's Freshwater Lakes Getting Saltier

10 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

North America's freshwater lakes are getting saltier due to development and exposure to road salt. read more »

FAA Will Release Maps to Speed up Drone Authorization Applications

10 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

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Climate Change To Increase Severe Aircraft Turbulence

7 Apr 2017 | SciTech

Turbulence strong enough to catapult unbuckled passengers and crew around the aircraft cabin could become twice or even three times as common because of climate change, according to a new studyread more »

FAA Restricts Drone Operations Over Certain Military Bases

7 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

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Melting Snow Contains A Toxic Cocktail Of Pollutants

5 Apr 2017 | SciTech

With spring finally here and warmer temperatures just around the corner, snow will slowly melt away, releasing us from the clutches of winter. However, that's not the only thing that the melting snow will release. read more »

American Honda Nets New March Sales Records

3 Apr 2017 | U.S. News

American Honda trucks have best-ever March sales. rising 8.4 percent Honda Division trucks also set new March record with a 12.6 percent gain Honda CR-V sails past previous March best with a 23 percent increase Honda HR-V continues record pace, gaining 19.6 percent for the month Acura MDX sales rise 1.3 percent in March ahead of new Sport Hybrid model launch American Honda Motor Co., Inc. today reported total March sales of 137,227 Honda and Acura vehicles, a decrease of 0.7 percent over March ...read more »

Fly Safe: Prevent Loss of Control Accidents

30 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

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Fly Safe: Prevent Loss of Control Accidents

30 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

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Draft Airports Advisory Circulars -- U.S. Federal Aviation Administration Web Update

30 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

We have recently added the following document(s) to the Draft Airports Advisory Circulars http://www.faa.gov/airports/resources/draft_advisory_circulars/ page on the FAA website:

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Draft Airports Advisory Circulars -- U.S. Federal Aviation Administration Web Update

30 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

We have recently added the following document(s) to the Draft Airports Advisory Circulars http://www.faa.gov/airports/resources/draft_advisory_circulars/ page on the FAA website:

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FAA and Brazil Strengthen Aviation Partnership

30 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

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Honda to Invest $85 Million in Alabama Plant to Advance Production Flexibility

27 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Honda Manufacturing of Alabama (HMA) today announced an investment of $85 million for the first of a multi-phase project to improve vehicle manufacturing flexibility, strengthen the logistic efficiency for future models and prepare for future technologies. HMA builds four different light truck products – with sole responsibility for production of the Honda Odyssey, Pilot and Ridgeline, as well as production of the Acura MDX. The new investment includes a building expansion at the south end...read more »

BTS Statistics Release: 2016 Traffic Data for U.S Airlines and Foreign Airlines U.S. Flights

27 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

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New-Car Sales To Rise 3 Percent Year-Over-Year, Closing Second Highest First Quarter On Record

27 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

New-vehicle sales are expected to increase 3 percent year-over-year to a total of 1.63 million units in March 2017, resulting in an estimated 17.4 million seasonally adjusted annual rate (SAAR), according to Kelley Blue Book. read more »

Best-selling 2017 Honda CR-V Earns TOP SAFETY PICK+ Rating from IIHS

23 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Seven Honda vehicles have earned TSP+ or TSP from IIHS Honda is a top leader in safety ratings TORRANCE, Calif. – The 2017 Honda CR-V, America's best-selling SUV, has earned the highest possible safety rating of TOP SAFETY PICK+ from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) when equipped with available Honda Sensing™ and LED headlights. The model earned a SUPERIOR rating for frontal crash prevention when equipped with available Honda Sensing. Honda Sensing is standard on EX...read more »

BTS Statistics Release: January 2017 Passenger Airline Employment Data

20 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

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News and New Resources for Airport Projects-- U.S. Federal Aviation Administration Website

17 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

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We recently added the following item(s) to the Airport News and New Resources http://www.faa.gov/airports/news_information/news/ page on the FAA website:

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Data Comm Comes to New York

16 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

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Engineer Using Virtual Reality in Technical Training Featured in Latest "Who Makes a Honda" Video

16 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Melissa Vance, who is leading Honda's innovative effort to use virtual reality to improve technical training and reduce costs, is the latest subject of the What Makes a Honda is Who Makes a Honda video series. Through a "virtual" world she created, maintenance and equipment service technicians can practice their welding techniques before entering the weld booth, allowing them to hone their skills without the expense of using real materials. "This type of high-tech training creates efficiencies, ...read more »

Alert - Yellow Fever in Brazil

13 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

The Brazilian Ministry of Health has reported an ongoing outbreak of yellow fever starting in December 2016. In response to this outbreak, health authorities have recently expanded the list of areas in which yellow fever vaccination is recommended for travelers.read more »

New Short Film Documents Efforts to Save Sea Turtle Habitat in South Carolina; Latest in Award-Winning Honda Environmental Film Series

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Chronicles Edisto Beach State Park's mission to save threatened loggerhead sea turtles Honda of South Carolina supports initiative to protect habitat TORRANCE, Calif. – As part of its ongoing efforts to support environmental initiatives in the communities where its associates work and live, Honda is highlighting a program to protect endangered loggerhead sea turtles in its new short film, "Generations: Sea Turtle Patrol of Edisto Beach State Park, SC." The film – part of the award-w...read more »

Alert - Zika Virus in Guatemala

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Local transmission of Zika virus infection (Zika) has been reported. Local transmission means that mosquitoes in the area have been infected with Zika virus, spreading it to people. read more »

Alert - Zika Virus in Mexico

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Local transmission of Zika virus infection (Zika) has been reported. Local transmission means that mosquitoes in the area have been infected with Zika virus, spreading it to people.read more »

Alert - Zika Virus in Curaçao

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Local transmission of Zika virus infection (Zika) has been reported. Local transmission means that mosquitoes in the area have been infected with Zika virus, spreading it to people.read more »

Alert - Zika Virus in Bonaire

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Local transmission of Zika virus infection (Zika) has been reported. Local transmission means that mosquitoes in the area have been infected with Zika virus, spreading it to people.read more »

Alert - Zika Virus in Nicaragua

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Local transmission of Zika virus infection (Zika) has been reported. Local transmission means that mosquitoes in the area have been infected with Zika virus, spreading it to people.read more »

Alert - Zika Virus in Tonga

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Local transmission of Zika virus infection (Zika) has been reported. Local transmission means that mosquitoes in the area have been infected with Zika virus, spreading it to people.read more »

Alert - Zika Virus in The Bahamas

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Local mosquito transmission of Zika virus infection (Zika) has been reported. Local mosquito transmission means that mosquitoes in the area are infected with Zika virus and are spreading it to people.read more »

Alert - Zika Virus in Singapore

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Local mosquito transmission of Zika virus infection (Zika) has been reported. Local mosquito transmission means that mosquitoes in the area are infected with Zika virus and are spreading it to people.read more »

Alert - Zika Virus in Bolivia

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Local transmission of Zika virus infection (Zika) has been reported. Local transmission means that mosquitoes in the area have been infected with Zika virus, spreading it to people.read more »

Alert - Zika Virus in Ecuador

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Local transmission of Zika virus infection (Zika) has been reported. Local transmission means that mosquitoes in the area have been infected with Zika virus, spreading it to people.read more »

Alert - Zika Virus in Honduras

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Local transmission of Zika virus infection (Zika) has been reported. Local transmission means that mosquitoes in the area have been infected with Zika virus, spreading it to people.read more »

Alert - Zika Virus in Federated States of Micronesia

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Local mosquito transmission of Zika virus infection (Zika) has been reported in Micronesia. Local mosquito transmission means that mosquitoes in the area are infected with Zika virus and are spreading it to people.read more »

Alert - Zika Virus in the Dominican Republic

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Local transmission of Zika virus infection (Zika) has been reported. Local transmission means that mosquitoes in the area have been infected with Zika virus, spreading it to people.read more »

Watch - Measles in Guinea

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

A measles outbreak has been reported in Guinea, with 13 of the country’s 33 prefectures affected. CDC recommends that travelers to Guinea protect themselves by making sure they are vaccinated against measles, particularly infants 6–11 months of age (1 dose of measles vaccine) and children 12 months of age or older (2 doses of measles vaccine). Clinicians should keep measles in mind when treating patients with fever and rash, especially if the patient has recently traveled internationally.read more »

Alert - Zika Virus in Brazil

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Local transmission of Zika virus infection (Zika) has been reported. Local transmission means that mosquitoes in the area have been infected with Zika virus, spreading it to people.read more »

Alert - Zika Virus in Samoa

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

Local transmission of Zika virus infection (Zika) has been reported. Local transmission means that mosquitoes in the area have been infected with Zika virus, spreading it to people.read more »

Alert - Yellow Fever in Brazil

10 Mar 2017 | U.S. News

The Brazilian Ministry of Health has reported an ongoing outbreak of yellow fever starting in December 2016. In response to this outbreak, health authorities have recently expanded the list of areas in which yellow fever vaccination is recommended for travelers.read more »

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