Civil Air Patrol’s national capital wing is helping the
Air Force test its new visual warning system for pilots, a security
measure set to become operational over the Washington, D.C., area
on May 21, officials said.
Deal To Be Financed With $1.5 Billion In New Money
REAL TIME NEWS 1830 EDT -- Bankrupt US Airways and
Arizona-based America West Thursday announced plans to wed, a
marriage that would save the Arlington, VA-based airline from
bankruptcy and give America West access to coveted East Coast
Visit Little Rock National Airport On Fact-Finding Mission
The jury in a suit filed by the widow of AAL Flight 1420 Capt.
Richard Buschmann took a trip to the airport Wednesday, their tour
bus slowly rolling down Runway 4R at Little Rock National Airport
in Arkansas. The point? Lawyers for the widow say the safety zone
at the end of 4R was built too short and contributed to Buschmann's
Thirteen people -- 12 Zambian soldiers and a civilian -- were
lost Wednesday when their RC Y-12 went down shortly after taking
off from Lusaka. There was no immediate indication as to the cause
of the mishap.
The US Navy Blue Angels, hosted their peers from the Air
Force Thunderbirds, the Canadian Forces Snowbirds, as well as
the Navy Leapfrogs and Army Golden Knights parachute
demonstration teams for a series of practice exhibitions at Naval
Air Station (NAS) Pensacola, Fla
"It is unacceptable that checks against the list are performed
after the plane has left the gate and may already be in the
Source: US Rep. Ed Markey (D-ME), after the second
flight from Europe to Boston was diverted to Bangor, ME, because a
passenger's name matched one on the US government's no-fly list.
This time, it was no false alarm, but Markey said passengers should
be checked against the no-fly list before they depart.
AD NUMBER: 2005-10-15
SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2005-10-15
SUMMARY: The FAA is adopting a new airworthiness
directive (AD) for certain Airbus model airplanes, A300 B4-600, B4-600R, and F4-600R Series Airplanes, and Model
C4-605R Variant F Airplanes (Collectively Called A300-600 Series
Airplanes); and Model A310 Series Airplanes.
AD NUMBER: 2005-10-11
SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2005-10-11
SUMMARY: The FAA is superseding an existing
airworthiness directive (AD), which applies to all Boeing Model
737-300, -400, and -500 series airplanes.
AD NUMBER: 2005-10-12
SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2005-10-12
SUMMARY: This amendment adopts a new airworthiness
directive (AD) for the Schweizer Aircraft Corporation (Schweizer)
Model 269C, C-1, and D helicopters.