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November 07, 2006

Dassault Delivers First Falcon Business Jet Registered In China

CITIC Flying Falcon 2000 Until Its Falcon 900DX Is Ready

Aero-News has learned Dassault recently delivered the first Falcon business jet registered in the People’s Republic of China. As announced earlier this year, the pre-owned 3,100nm Falcon 2000 was delivered to CITIC.

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Cessna Delivers Its 100th Citation Sovereign

Comes On The Heels Of 100th CJ3 Delivery

Cessna Aircraft Company is building -- and delivering -- bizjets as fast as customers can write the check. The company told ANN Tuesday it delivered the 100th Citation Sovereign business jet to Canada-based Agrium.

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FedEx Delivers First A380 Cancellation To Airbus

Switches To Boeing 777 Freighters

Well, we knew it was coming... but it's from a somewhat unexpected source. On Tuesday, international parcel carrier FedEx announced it is cancelling its orders for 10 freighter variants of the oft-delayed Airbus A380. That's the first cancellation after Airbus announced in September deliveries of the mammoth airliner would be delayed an additional 11 months.

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PR TFR: 11.09.06

NOTAM Number: FDC 6/5647 Issue Date: November 07, 2006 at 16:46 UTC Type: Hazards

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AZ TFR: 11.07.06

NOTAM Number: FDC 6/5644 Issue Date: November 07, 2006 at 16:39 UTC Location: Bylas, Arizona near SAN SIMON VORTAC (SSO) Beginning Date and Time: November 07, 2006 at 19:00 UTC Ending Date and Time: November 07, 2006 at 20:00 UTC Reason for NOTAM: For gas release Type: Hazards Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A Pilots May Contact: Albuquerque (ZAB) Center, 505-856-4580

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TX TFR: 11.10.06 - 11.13.06

NOTAM Number: FDC 6/5575 Issue Date: November 07, 2006 at 2:59 UTC Location: Van Horn, Texas near SALT FLAT VORTAC (SFL) Beginning Date and Time: November 10, 2006 at 15:00 UTC Ending Date and Time: November 13, 2006 at 20:00 UTC Reason for NOTAM: Space Operations Area Type: Space Operations Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A Pilots May Contact: Albuquerque (ZAB) Center, 505-856-4500

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AD: Boeing

AD NUMBER: 2006-22-15 MANUFACTURER: Boeing SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2006-22-15 SUMMARY: The FAA is superseding an existing airworthiness directive (AD), which applies to all Boeing Model 747 series airplanes.

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AD: Airbus

AD NUMBER: 2006-22-14 MANUFACTURER: Airbus SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2006-22-14 SUMMARY: The FAA is adopting a new airworthiness directive (AD) for certain Airbus Model A330 airplanes and Model A340-200 and -300 series airplanes.

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Voyager FPS and ANN Bring YOU The Weather For Tuesday 11.07.06

As Provided By Seattle Avionics And ANN!

We're gonna help you to get to AOPA Expo in Palm Springs... with a little help from our friends!

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Aero-News Featured Aero-Casts For Tuesday 11.07.06

Aero-Craft 101: Airframe Icing

ANN Daily Touch N Go: 11.07.06 (ANN's Short-Form Daily News Program) ANN Daily Aero-Briefing: 11.07.06 (ANN's Long-Form Daily News Program) ANN Special Feature -- Tom Turner's Aero-Craft 101: 11.07.06 (ANN Special Feature, with CFI Tom Turner's tips for avoiding aircraft icing... and surviving it when it occurs.)

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Families Of GOL Airlines Crash Victims File Lawsuit

ExcelAire And Honeywell Named As Defendants

Lawyers representing the families of the crash victims of Gol Airlines flight 1907 sued both ExcelAire and Honeywell in a US District court in Brooklyn Monday.

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Stressed Qantas Captain Restrained During Flight

First Officer Lands With Captain Strapped Away From Controls

An Australian Transport Safety Bureau (ATSB) report says the pilot of a Qantas jet carrying 177 passengers landed with the captain restrained last May 12.

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ANN Daily Aero-Briefing: 11.07.06

San Diego pilots protest an unwanted tower...
Two Civil Air Patrol members perish...
...and a Saratoga is down in Arkansas.

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ANN Daily Touch-And-Go: 11.07.06

San Diego pilots protest an unwanted tower...
Two Civil Air Patrol members perish...
...and a Saratoga is down in Arkansas.

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ANN Special Feature: Tom Turner's Aero-Craft: Aircraft Icing 11.07.06

Today, CFI Tom Turner offers tips for avoiding aircraft icing, and surviving it when it occurs.

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ANN Promises Extraordinary DAILY AOPA Expo 2006 Coverage

Palm Springs In November... We LOVE This Job!

The next AOPA Expo is nearly upon us... and, if history is any indicator, it's likely there will be some big news coming from the halls of the Palm Springs Convention Center.

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Boeing to Increase Production of 787 Dreamliner

Currently Back-Ordered To 2013

Despite early problems with the design, Boeing is now so pleased with its bulging order book for the 787 Dreamliner, it has decided to boost production of the new aircraft.

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Ssshhh... Silent Airliner Coming In 2030

Can You Hear Me Now?

A consortium of two universities and 30 British and American aerospace companies has unveiled its plans for what it calls a more environmentally-friendly airliner.

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Father And Son CAP Members Perish

Two Passengers Survive Oklahoma Accident

The Civil Air Patrol lost two of its members early Sunday morning when a  Cessna 172 went down in Oklahoma.

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The Cuts Continue At Airbus

Will Reduce Subcontractors By 80 Percent

The cuts continue at European planemaker Airbus... which announced Monday it plans to slash the number of subcontractors used by the company by as much as 80 percent.

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Larger Allegro Model On The Way

Allegro 2007 Undergoing Tests Now

Aero-News has learned some big changes are coming to the Fantasy Air Allegro 2000 sport plane, which is sold as a light-sport aircraft in the United States. In fact... it's almost an entirely new airplane.

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Senators Call For Inquiry Into Australia's CASA

"An Emerging Pattern Of Incompetence"

Australia's Civil Aviation Safety Authority, or CASA, has come under fire from the government's opposition party for its handling of an airline accident last year.

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NASA Supports UAS Fire Mapping Efforts In CA Fire

Altair Unmanned Plane Snaps Photos Of Fatal Arson Blaze

Here's a definite example of the good that unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) can do in dangerous situations. Aero-News has learned a team led by NASA and US Forest Service scientists recently collected real-time, visible and infrared data from sensors onboard a remotely piloted aircraft over the Esperanza Fire in Southern California.

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Three Lost In Arkansas Accident

Plane Couldn't Make Airport In Engine Fire Emergency

A student pilot flying with his instructor declared an emergency when they discovered fire in the engine compartment, but fell two miles short of a Danville, AR airport late Saturday night.

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Somali Plane Hijacked?

Or Maybe It Was Kidnapped --  Or Just Returned To Owner

A plane may have been hijacked in Somalia, or possibly it was a political kidnapping. Or maybe the owner simply wanted his plane back.  

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Diamond's D-Jet Tour Coming To An Airport Near You

Just Look For The BIG Semi

While Diamond's new single-engine jet continues flight testing and development, the full scale cabin mockup of the D-Jet -- which sports the complete Garmin G1000 avionics suite, and luxurious 5-place interior -- is on tour.

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USS Intrepid Move, Restoration Hits A Snag

Ship Stuck In Mud On Its Way To NJ Drydock

Plans to move the legendary World War II aircraft carrier USS Intrepid across the Hudson River are temporarily on hold. Actually, it's more accurate to say those plans are stuck... in the mud.

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Environmental Group Targets British LCC

But Protests Office Complex, Not Airline

You may say that to protest an airline because it flies is, well, 'plain stupid'... and in this case, you'd be right.

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ANN's Daily Aero-Tips (11.07.06): The Little Things

Aero-Tips!

It's the little things that can get you...

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ANN's Daily Aero-Linx (11.07.06)

Aero-Linx!

Instability in flight seemed to be one of the biggest challenges to overcome on the flying wings. Jack Northrop started working on flying wings in the 1940’s.

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ANN's Daily Aero-Term (11.07.06): Vref

Aero-Terms!

Reference speed for final approach to landing.

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Aero-News: Quote of the Day (11.07.06)

"SAI has been a great success in bringing many stakeholders together to study what an aircraft of the future might look like if very low noise was the primary requirement."

Source: Colin Smith, director of engineering and technology for Rolls-Royce, commenting on work performed by the Silent Aircraft Initiative. The consortium of two universities and 30 British and American aerospace companies unveiled its plans Monday for what it calls a more environmentally-friendly airliner.

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