SENATE APPROVES NEW FAA FUNDING

FAA employees in South Jersey will continue to collect a paycheck. The U.S. Senate voted in favor of an extension of funding for the government agency. A partial shutdown forced employees in South Jersey to be furloughed earlier this year. Congressman Frank LoBiondo had been critical of the Senate for holding up the process of…

COAST GUARD SHOWS OFF ENHANCED MISSION CAPABILITIES

The Coast Guard held a ceremony recognizing the enhanced mission capabilities of the MH-65D Dolphin Short Range Recovery Helicopter fleet here Friday. The helicopters have been upgraded with a series of overhauls by replacing obsolete components and unsupportable equipment with modern digital systems. The Dolphin upgrades include digital avionics components, including a new flight navigation system, new digital…