Also: PWC PW307D, Icon Scandal, Memorial Day, IASO, Nat'l Warplane Museum, Gogo Cloud, Orbital ATK, Honor Flight Austin
The Australia's Minister for Infrastructure and Transport, Darren Chester, has confirmed reports that three new pieces of debris have been found and are of interest in connection to the disappearance of Malaysian Airlines flight MH370. Two of the articles were found in Mauritius and one came from Mozambique. Up to this date, it’s reported that more than 40,000 square miles of the 46,000 square mile search zone in the southern Indian Ocean have been examined, according to the Australian government. Now’s your chance if you’re looking to buy an airport…in Germany. Situated in a desirable central location southwest of Berlin, the Madgeburg Cochstedt International Airport is for sale on a Liquidity Services online marketplace. It’s a former Cold War-era Soviet air force base located approximately 120 miles southwest of Berlin. Originally built in 1957, it was expanded to accommodate commercial flight after the reunification of Germany in 1990. In 2010, it had a major infrastructure upgrade. An Air Force Reserve “Hurricane Hunter” aircrew with their WC-130J Super Hercules aircraft joined National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration hurricane experts on May 16th through the 20th to promote preparedness at five Gulf Coast cities. The Hurricane Awareness Tour made stops in San Antonio and Galveston, Texas; New Orleans; Mobile, Alabama; and Naples, Florida. All this -- and MORE in today's episode of Airborne!!!
Airborne 05.27.16 is chock full of info in this Daily News Episode, Friday, May 27th, 2016... Presented by Aero-TV veteran videographer and Airborne Hosts Brianne Cross and Christopher Odom, and supported by ANN CEO/Editor-In-Chief Jim Campbell, Chief Videographer Nathan Cremisino, and Aero-Journalists Tom Patton, and Earl Downs, this episode covers:
Officials To Examine Three Items Of Debris Possibly Connected To MH370
Fully Operational German Airport Goes On The Auction Block
Hurricane Hunters, NOAA Stress Hurricane Preparedness
EASA Approves PWC PW307D Engine
Barnstorming: This Industry Is SO Much Better Than The Icon Scandal Suggests
Memorial Day Schedule
International Debut For IASO
National Warplane Museum Establishes Crowdfunding Effort
Gogo Business Aviation Expands Gogo Cloud Service In Europe
Orbital ATK Advocates Cislunar Space Outpost
Honor Flight Austin Set To Launch George H.W. Bush Flight For WWII Veterans
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