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Plane Intercepted In Restricted Airspace Around D.C.

Authorities say two F-16 fighter jets intercepted a small civilian plane in restricted airspace around the nation’s capital over the weekend and that the pilot reported he didn’t realize he had entered an area that was off limits.

04/07/2014

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Bill Would Create Pilot Program On Concussions

Del. Jon Cardin is sponsoring a measure to start a pilot program aimed at detecting when student athletes may have suffered a concussion.

02/12/2014

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Pilot Program Against Facebook Cyberbullying To Begin In Md.

Educators get schooled by Facebook on ways to identify and handle cyberbullying.

01/31/2014

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Md. Seeks $100,000 Fine For Pilot Fuel Tank Leaks

The Maryland Department of the Environment is seeking a $100,000 fine from truck stop operator Pilot Flying J for alleged water pollution from leaky underground fuel tanks near Hagerstown.

12/06/2013

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Southwest Flight Headed To Baltimore U-Turns Due To Mechanical Issues

A Southwest Airlines flight headed to Baltimore has returned to a Tennessee airport after the pilot reported mechanical issues.

10/28/2013

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New Manager Hired For Frederick Municipal Airport

The city of Frederick has named a new manager of the Frederick Municipal Airport.

10/28/2013

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Ocean City May Allow Cars On Beach To Boost Offseason Economy

Town leaders in Ocean City will consider a proposal that would allow surf fishermen to drive up to the shore break.

08/26/2013

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Mom Sues Over Tot’s Death In Pa. Helicopter Crash

A Virginia woman sued Friday over a helicopter crash last month in northeastern Pennsylvania that killed her young son and four others, saying a charter company “negligently and recklessly” allowed a pilot to fly when he was not fully trained.

08/16/2013

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Pilot In Chopper Crash That Killed 4 Marylanders Not Certified

The pilot of a helicopter that crashed in rural northeastern Pennsylvania last month, killing all five people on board, wasn’t certified to fly using only on-board instruments, according to federal investigators.

08/10/2013

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Mission Thrive Summer: Baltimore Teens Learn Farming & Yoga In 6-Week Pilot Program

Summer vacation may be most kids’ idea of a good time, but research shows it also leads to some loss of what’s been learned the previous school year. A unique program in Baltimore is working to change that.

07/29/2013

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Pilot’s Skill Key To Trimming Trees From The Air

What do you do when trees threaten large power lines in areas where it may be impossible to get traditional equipment? In the battle of vegetation versus power transmission, FirstEnergy calls in air support.

06/07/2013

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Md. Flags At Half-Staff To Honor Army Pilot Killed In Afghan Crash

Flags in Maryland are flying at half-staff in honor of an Army helicopter pilot killed in a crash in Afghanistan.

04/15/2013

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