Despite repeated assurances by executives at Delta Air Lines and
United Airlines last week's rumors of a proposed merger of the two
carriers were just that -- rumors -- fallout from the news
continues to ripple through the ranks at the Atlanta-based
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The secret to happy airline passengers? Cookies and leather.
Midwest Airlines and upstart carrier Virgin America may lay claim
to offering the highest overall quality to travelers among US
airlines, according to a Zagat Survey.
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Embraer and CAE announced this week the two companies recently
formalized and signed a joint venture agreement to provide pilot
and ground crew training to Embraer customers of the Phenom 100
very light and Phenom 300 light jets. The new company has been
named Embraer CAE Training Services, LLC (ECTS).
This week, Gobosh Aviation announced First Flight Aviation, LLC
has joined the company's distribution network. First Flight is
based in Fort Smith, AR and will represent Gobosh in Arkansas,
Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas, Oklahoma & Kansas.
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Success! International Space Station Commander Peggy Whitson and
Flight Engineer Dan Tani wound up a seven-hour, 16-minute spacewalk
Tuesday afternoon to outfit the Harmony node in its new position in
front of the US laboratory Destiny.
Fear Boeing-Sourced Weapons Will Be Used On Israel
Just how much can we trust Saudi Arabia? A letter sent to
President Bush last week by 188 lawmakers, questioning a proposed
sale by Boeing of satellite-guided laser bomb kits to the Islamic
country, says that question must be answered before the sale goes
Is it just a numbers game... or are more travelers than ever fed
up with the treatment they've received at the hands of the
Transportation Security Administration's best and brightest? Well,
Former Contractor Overbilled L-M, Which Then Overbilled The
"Sounds like fraud to me." That's how one former employee of a
contractor to Lockheed Martin describes overbilling practices on
work performed for the aerospace and defense conglomerate... and
the Department of Justice agrees.
But Questions Remain In Crash That Killed Two Pilots
Poor weather conditions may have played a role in a 2006 runway
overrun involving a Cessna Citation 560 in Iowa, according to the
National Transportation Safety Board... but many questions about
the fatal accident still remain.
The Air Display Association Of Europe was founded in 1987 by a
small group of dedicated enthusiasts to bring together both
Organizers and Pilots and represent them in dealings with the Civil
Aviation Authority who, at that time, was considering introducing
new legislation to regulate the Industry.