Tagged: Federal Aviation Administration

Airport Upgrades of $41M En Route to Texarkana Regional

Airport Upgrades of $41M En Route to Texarkana Regional

Transportation

No shovels have turned dirt yet at the Texarkana Regional Airport, but that should change in a big way during the next 60 days. Highlighted by a two-story, 37,000-SF terminal, construction activity is expected to be the new normal for months to come. read more >

At HOT, High Fliers Meet High Rollers

At HOT, High Fliers Meet High Rollers

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The airport code is HOT, and these days it’s both an identifier and a description: Traffic, revenue and optimism are climbing at Hot Springs Memorial Field. read more >

A Bird? A Plane? It’s Drone Ward

A Bird? A Plane? It’s Drone Ward

OuttakesTechnology & TelecomTransportation

As remote-control commercial drones fill more roles in agriculture, construction, engineering and real estate, they have found a special place in advertising. read more >

In Personal Use of Company Jets, Tyson Soars

In Personal Use of Company Jets, Tyson Soars

Banking & FinanceTransportationCover Story

Arkansas Business reviewed proxy documents from 17 publicly traded companies based in Arkansas to report on those that offer executives the perk of using the company jet for personal trips. read more >

Looking Up at Channel 7, With a Drone of Its Own

Looking Up at Channel 7, With a Drone of Its Own

OuttakesLegalTechnology & TelecomTransportation

You might say that KATV has a new drone to play with, but it’s no toy; instead, it’s a sophisticated newsgathering tool costing at least $6,000, not counting the employees who fly it. read more >

FAA Delay Costing Little Rock's ArkUAV Firm

FAA Delay Costing Little Rock's ArkUAV Firm

Transportation

The FAA Reform & Reauthorization Act of 2012 required the Federal Aviation Administration to integrate unmanned aircraft systems — drones — into U.S. airspace by 2015, but that deadline has come and gone and the agency still hasn’t issued clear and final rules regarding commercial drones. read more >