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August 05, 2006

WY TFR: 08.09.06 - 08.13.06

NOTAM Number: FDC 6/5181 Issue Date: August 03, 2006 at 21:52 UTC Location: Jackson, Wyoming Beginning Date and Time: August 09, 2006 at 2:55 UTC Ending Date and Time: August 13, 2006 at 16:50 UTC Reason for NOTAM: Temporary flight restrictions for VIP (Very Important Person) Movement Type: VIP Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A

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IL TFR: 08.10.06 - 08.13.06

 NOTAM Number: FDC 6/5282 Issue Date: August 04, 2006 at 19:26 UTC Location: Scott AFB, Belleville, Illinois near TROY VORTAC (TOY) Beginning Date and Time: August 10, 2006 at 18:50 UTC Ending Date and Time: August 13, 2006 at 21:30 UTC Reason for NOTAM: The Scott Air Fest 2006 Type: Airshow Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A Pilots May Contact: St. Louis (STL) TRACON, 314-890-1018

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MI TFR: 08.11.06 - 08.13.06

 NOTAM Number: FDC 6/5278 Issue Date: August 04, 2006 at 18:04 UTC Location: James Clemens Airport, Bay City, Michigan near SAGINAW VOR/DME (MBS) Beginning Date and Time: August 11, 2006 at 20:30 UTC Ending Date and Time: August 13, 2006 at 21:15 UTC Reason for NOTAM: The Bay City Airshow Type: Airshow Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A Pilots May Contact: Saginaw (MBS) Air Traffic Control Tower, 989-695-9143

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AD: Pratt & Whitney

AD NUMBER: 2006-16-05 MANUFACTURER: Pratt & Whitney SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2006-16-05  SUMMARY: The FAA is superseding an existing airworthiness directive (AD) for Pratt & Whitney PW4164, PW4168, and PW4168A series turbofan engines.

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NASA: Moon Rocket Will Include A Problematic Remnant Of Past

Shuttle Insulating Foam To Be Part Of Ares I

NASA engineers revealed Thursday that the agency's next-generation Ares I launch vehicle -- capable of sending astronauts to the moon, and onward to Mars -- will rely on a disquieting remnant of the past: insulating foam.

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New Long-Range Bomber Slated For Duty In 2018

Will Shore Up B-52, B-1 Fleet

Air Force Chief Of Staff General T. Michael Moseley dropped something of a bombshell in a recent speech before the Armed Services Committee... regarding the US Air Force's next long-range bomber.

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CO College President Lost In Comanche Accident

Aero-News has learned Pueblo Community College President Mike Davis was the sole occupant onboard a Piper PA-24 that went down Thursday near the Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve in Colorado. He did not survive the accident.

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Southwest Sues Paving Contractor For Islip Ramp Cracks

Says Base Was Not Built To Handle Weight Of Jets

Some allegedly shoddy workmanship has drawn fire from Southwest Airlines... which has filed suit against the paving company that laid down the aircraft apron at MacArthur Airport in Ronkonkoma, NY.

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Embraer Names Successor To President, CEO Botelho

Will Take Over In April 2007

Aero-News has learned that in a meeting Friday, Brazilian planemaker Embraer's Board of Directors appointed Frederico Fleury Curado to succeed Mauricio Botelho as President and CEO of Embraer, to be elected in April 2007.

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Boeing Rolls Out First EA-18G 'Growler' For Navy

NextGen Radar Jammer Replaces EA-6B

More jamming capability equals more protection for soldiers in harm's way. That's the word from Boeing Integrated Defense Systems, that this week unveiled its first next-generation electronic attack aircraft for the US Navy -- the EA-18G Growler.

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Balloon Causes To-Do At Melbourne College

No One Injured In Emergency Landing

There was a bit of a to-do on the grounds of a college in Melbourne, Australia on Friday... when a hot-air balloon was forced to make an emergency landing on the grounds of the Victorian College of the Arts.

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ANN's Daily Aero-Tips (08.05.06): Sport Aviation Club, Part 2

Aero-Tips!

Look at creative, above-board ways to share to cost of owning a Light Sport Aircraft.

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ANN's Daily Aero-Linx (08.05.06)

Aero-Linx!

The Aviation Speakers Bureau will match you with just the right aviation personality to make your banquet, seminar, convention, trade show or any event a success.

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ANN's Daily Aero-Term (08.05.06): LPV

Aero-Terms!

A new category of approach that uses the WAAS signal and provides vertical guidance.

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Aero-News: Quote of the Day (08.05.06)

"I do not want to have another Challenger or Columbia on my watch. We do not want to lose another astronaut."

Source: Don Krupp, vehicle analysis branch chief at Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, who is responsible for the team designing NASA's next-generation space launch vehicle, the Ares I.

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WA TFR: UFN

 NOTAM Number: FDC 6/5265 Issue Date: August 04, 2006 at 16:59 UTC Location: Winthrop, Washington 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: Seattle (ZSE) Center, 253-351-3520

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MT TFR: UFN

 NOTAM Number: FDC 6/5200 Issue Date: August 04, 2006 at 1:20 UTC Location: 60 Northwest, Dillon, Montana near SALMON VOR/DME (LKT) Beginning Date and Time: Effective Immediately Ending Date and Time: Until further notice Reason for NOTAM: To provide a safe environment for aircraft fire fighting operations Type: Hazards Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A Pilots May Contact: Salt Lake (ZLC) Center, 801-320-2560

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