FDR Indicates The Brakes Were Engaged During Approach
If you've ever tried to drive your car with the parking brake
engaged, you have an idea what was going on when a JetBlue A320
landed on August 26th in Sacremento resulting in a tire blowout and
Groups Claim 50,000 Petitions Delivered On "Mad As Hell
Several consumer groups said they have submitted
signatures from more than 50,000 travelers on a petition urging the
U.S. DOT to require airlines to share all of their ancillary fees
through every booking channel in which they participate.
Activist Group Delivers Thousands Of Constituent Letters To
The Institute for Liberty, a Washington, D.C.-based advocacy
organization, says it delivered thousands of constituent letters to
Capitol Hill Thursday, directed at two embattled members of
Congress for what the group says is their lack of fiscal
Police Helo Went Down In Jamaica Bay, Flotation Units Prevented
A police helicopter providing security for President Obama's
arrival at the United Nations made an emergency water landing
Thursday, which investigators say was likely due to a mechanical
failure onboard the aircraft.
3D Entertainment Films To Produce IMAX Theatre Film 'Air Racers
3D: Forces of Flight'
If you've ever wondered what it might be like to compete in the
Reno Air Races, this may be the closest thing to getting into the
cockpit. 3D Entertainment Films said Wednesday that it will be
producing "Air Racers 3D: Forces of Flight".
"I am pleased to recognize this vital system of
community airports and aircraft. It's important that we
continue to support this industry, which is vital to not only
Maryland, but the entire country."
Source: Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley.
The Albuquerque Balloon Fiesta is coming up, and ANN plans to be
there. You can learn about that event, and other ballooning events
in the Southwest, through the Albuquerque Aerostat Ascension