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June 20, 2006

ANN Special Feature: The North Korean Missile Crisis 06.21.06

New developments Tuesday in the ongoing nuclear confrontation between the US and North Korea. First... the North Koreans apparently completed fueling their newest long-range missile... a true ICBM

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ANN Daily Touch and Go: 06.21.06

Ratcheting up the nuclear tensions between the US and North Korea...

What is the Taepodong-2 missile... and what's it capable of?

The US makes its missile defense program operationa

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ANN Daily Aero-Briefing 06.21.06

Ratcheting up the nuclear tensions between the US and North Korea...

What is the Taepodong-2 missile... and what's it capable of?

The US makes its missile defense program operationa

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CO TFR: UFN

NOTAM Number: FDC 6/0288 Issue Date: June 20, 2006 at 15:55 UTC Location: Cripple Creek, Colorado near BUTTS VOR/DME (FCS) Beginning Date and Time: Effective Immediately Ending Date and Time: Until further notice Reason for NOTAM: To provide a safe environment for fire fighting aircraft operations Type: Hazards Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A Pilots May Contact: Denver (ZDV) Center, 303-651-4248

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AZ TFR: UFN

NOTAM Number: FDC 6/0292 Issue Date: June 20, 2006 at 15:58 UTC Location: 10 Miles North East of Globe San Carlos Airport, New Mexico near WILLIE VORTAC (IWA) Beginning Date and Time: June 20, 2006 at 16:45 UTC Ending Date and Time: June 20, 2006 at 17:30 UTC Reason for NOTAM: Gas release Type: Hazards Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A Pilots May Contact: Albuquerque (ZAB) Center, 505-856-4580

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NV TFR: UFN

NOTAM Number: FDC 6/0246 Issue Date: June 20, 2006 at 0:56 UTC Location: 50 Miles North Northeast of Rachel, Nevada near WILSON CREEK VORTAC (ILC) Beginning Date and Time: Effective Immediately Ending Date and Time: Until further notice Reason for NOTAM: To provide a safe environment for fire fighting Type: Hazards Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A Pilots May Contact: Salt Lake (ZLC) Center, 801-320-2560

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CO TFR: UFN

NOTAM Number: FDC 6/0197 Issue Date: June 19, 2006 at 17:10 UTC Location: Alamosa, Colorado near ALAMOSA VORTAC (ALS) Beginning Date and Time: Effective Immediately Ending Date and Time: Until further notice Reason for NOTAM: To provide a safe environment for fire fighting aircraft operations Type: Hazards Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A Pilots May Contact: Denver (ZDV) Center, 303-651-4248

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NM TFR: UFN

NOTAM Number: FDC 6/0242 Issue Date: June 19, 2006 at 22:38 UTC Location: 16 Miles East of Glenwood, New Mexico near SILVER CITY VORTAC (SVC) Beginning Date and Time: Effective Immediately Ending Date and Time: Until further notice Reason for NOTAM: To provide a safe environment for fire fighting aircraft operations Type: Hazards Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A Pilots May Contact: Albuquerque (ZAB) Center, 505-856-4591

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UT TFR: UFN

NOTAM Number: FDC 6/0247 Issue Date: June 20, 2006 at 0:58 UTC Location: 12 Mile Pass, Utah near FAIRFIELD VORTAC (FFU) Beginning Date and Time: Effective Immediately Ending Date and Time: Until further notice Reason for NOTAM: To provide a safe environment for fire fighting Type: Hazards Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A Pilots May Contact: Salt Lake (ZLC) Center, 801-320-2560

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CA TFR: UFN

NOTAM Number: FDC 6/0274 Issue Date: June 20, 2006 at 14:48 UTC Location: New Cuyama, California near FELLOWS VORTAC (FLW) Beginning Date and Time: Effective Immediately Ending Date and Time: Until further notice Reason for NOTAM: To provide a safe environment for fire fighting Type: Hazards Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A Pilots May Contact: Los Angeles (ZLA) Center, 661-265-8205

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FL Space Operations TFR: UFN

NOTAM Number: FDC 6/0282 Issue Date: June 20, 2006 at 15:43 UTC Location: L KENNEDY SPACE CENTER OPERATIONS AREA , United States Beginning Date and Time: Effective Immediately Ending Date and Time: Until further notice Reason for NOTAM: Space Operations Area Type: Space Operations Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A

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Washington DC TFR: UFN

NOTAM Number: FDC 6/0223 Issue Date: June 19, 2006 at 18:53 UTC Location: WASHINGTON DC , United States Beginning Date and Time: Effective Immediately Ending Date and Time: Until further notice Reason for NOTAM: Temporary flight restrictions for Special Security Reasons Type: Security Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A

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USS Enterprise ADs Gets Their First Look At Super Hornet Engine

A Mean Engine For A Mean Plane

Aero-News has learned that sailors working in USS Enterprise's (CVN 65) jet shop this month got their first chance to work on the F-414-GE-400 series engine, the engine for the Navy’s newest aircraft -- the F/A-18 Super Hornet.

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AAL Flight Lands Safely After Gear Malfunction

No Injuries Reported After Nosewheel Stays Up

An American Airlines MD-83 was brought in for a safe and uneventful emergency landing at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport Tuesday morning, after the plane's nosegear failed to extend.

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Aero-News Featured Aero-Casts For Tuesday 06.20.06

Eclipse Aviation CEO Vern Raburn On Certification Of The Eclipse 500 VLJ

ANN Daily Touch N Go: 06.20.06 (ANN's Short-Form Daily News Program) ANN Daily Aero-Briefing: 06.20.06 (ANN's Long-Form Daily News Program) ANN Special Feature -- The Latest On Eclipse 500 Certification: 06.20.06 (ANN Special Feature, with Eclipse Aviation CEO Vern Raburn on certification of its Eclipse 500.)<

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ANN Special Feature: Eclipse's Vern Raburn Updates Us On Certification Efforts 06.20.06

Stand by for news from Eclipse... where CEO Vern Raburn says his people have been hard at work on certification for the Eclipse 500. Vern recently spoke with ANN's Jim Campbell.

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NBAA Safety Committee Member Nominated For NTSB Post

On Monday, the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) applauded President Bush for nominating Robert L. Sumwalt III to an open seat on the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB).

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Scientists Complain NASA Is Neglecting Air For Space

Aeronautics Research Suffers During Budget Crisis

Is NASA's quest for an increased presence in space neglecting the very foundation those journeys will be built upon? Some scientists say yes... that stellar myopia is causing NASA to let go of aeronautics research that has allowed the United States to maintain a worldwide lead in aviation for years.

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Radial Rebel Raring To Roar At AIRRRRRVenture

If Murphy's Latest Doesn't Make You Grin...

Is it a Baby Beaver? A Nano-Norseman? No, the plane that shares that ruggedly Canadian heritage, stout construction, and round-engine attitude is a Radial Rebel -- the latest bit of sky candy from the confectioners at Chilliwack, BC's Murphy Aircraft Mfg. Ltd.

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C-5M Super Galaxy Makes First Flight

Will Fly For USAF Through 2040

Late Monday night, Aero-News learned the newly modernized Lockheed Martin C-5M Super Galaxy took to the skies for the first time earlier that day from Dobbins Air Reserve Base in Georgia.

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China Sets 2024 As Goal For Manned Moon Mission

May Mine Possible Fuel Source From Lunar Surface

As NASA looks to the stars for its future, the agency is no doubt also keeping an eye trained on countries looking to usurp the agency's lead in space travel. Take China, for example... which is waiting in the wings to match several of NASA's proudest accomplishments.

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NTSB Concerned About Latest CF-6 Engine Breakup

LAX Incident Third Involving Type Since 2000

The explosion of a Boeing 767 engine on the ramp at LAX earlier this month. The uncontained failure of another 767 engine during a run-up test on the ramp at Philadelphia in 2000. The uncontained failure in flight of a 767 engine over Auckland, New Zealand in 2002.

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Airbus May Ask For More Launch Aid As A350 Costs Rise

Brother, Can You Spare A Euro?

This may not be the best time to ask for a loan... but Airbus appears ready to put the touch on European governments for more help in redesigning and building the A350.

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Bombardier Weighs C-Series Continuation

Rival Embraer Warns Against Competing With Boeing, Airbus

Remember back in January, when Bombardier said market conditions simply didn't justify the launch of its new 110-passenger C-series jets? Well, it turns out that, while not in active production... the C-series project has been far from dead.

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Congresswoman Blasts FAA Over SWF Tower Delay

Software Glitch Moves Opening To August

The new control tower at Stewart International Airport (SWF) in New York was supposed to go online Friday... but it didn't. Seems a software problem has prevented the transfer of equipment between the old tower and the new.

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NTSB Agrees To Reopen 1967 Accident Case

Will Look Into Actions Of Airliner's Flight Crew

For almost 40 years, there have been questions... lots of questions... about a tragic 1967 midair collision between a Cessna 310 and a Piedmont Airlines Boeing 727 over Hendersonville, NC. Those questions lingered even after the NTSB ruled that the 310 wandered into the flight path of the 727.

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'Sound The Crash Alarm! This IS A Drill!'

Iraqi First Responders Conduct Shakedown Exercise

It was an ordinary emergency readiness drill -- just part of the routine for firefighters at airfields all over the world.

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NWA Pilots Union Elects New Leaders

Stevens In As ALPA Chairman

There are some new names at the top of the Air Line Pilots Association's Northwest Airlines unit.

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Nearly Two Years Later, Las Cruces Runway STILL Not Open

Damaged By Presidential Support Plane In 2004

Remember the runway that was damaged at the Las Cruces International Airport (LRU) in August 2004 by a C-17 cargo plane carrying support vehicles and equipment for a visit by President Bush?

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Pilot Safe After Ditching In Atlantic

Rescued By Passing Tanker

A Florida man credits the crew of a Liberian oil tanker for saving his life after his single-engine plane developed engine problems on a flight from St. John's to the Azores this weekend.

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ANN's Daily Aero-Tips (06.20.06): Trim

Aero-Tips!

One of the most important things to learn in the very first lesson or two flying an airplane is to make proper use of the trim.

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ANN's Daily Aero-Linx (06.20.06)

Aero-Linx!

The AAHS is dedicated to preserving and providing information on American aviation history.

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ANN's Daily Aero-Term (06.20.06): Go Around

Aero-Terms!

An aborted landing of an aircraft. The cure for a bruised ego and possible bruised plane.

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Aero-News: Quote of the Day (06.20.06)

"It seemed to us from the first moment that the C-Series would have a risk factor associated with it by invading the territory which is today dominated by Airbus and Boeing and this would be difficult or an additional challenge for Bombardier."

Source: Horacio Forjaz, executive vice-president of corporate communications at Brazil's Embraer, commenting on rival Bombardier's rumored entry into the 110-seat airliner market with its C-Series aircraft.

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