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First “free” flight in national airspace for NASA Ikhana drone

NASA announced successfully flying its Ikhana drone in the U.S. national airspace without using a safety chase plane. The goal of the test flight carried out on June 12, 2018, was to determine if an unmanned aircraft could operate safely within the airspace shared by commercial and private aircraft....


IKHANA develops APU installation for the DHC-6 Twin Otter

IKHANA Aircraft Services (IKHANA) announced the development of an APU installation for the de Havilland Canada/Viking Air DHC-6 Twin Otter series. Developed for an undisclosed operator to provide supplemental electrical power generation capability in support of special missions payloads, IKHANA now offers the installation as a new enhancement product....