Issued: 06/07/2004 20:52
Effective: 06/08/2004 05:00 - 06/09/2004 17:00
Facility: ZLA - LOS ANGELES (ARTCC)PALMDALE, CA.
Description: SIMI VALLEY, CALIFORNIA, JUNE 7-9,
It is often said that good things come to those who wait. Great
things may take a little longer. The NemesisNXT was finally
unveiled Friday at the Mojave Airport (CA). More than 200 guest
attended the invitational event.
Is it a labor tactic or a genuine concern over the amount of
time European flight crews spend in the cockpit? If it's a
true-blue safety issue, then British Airline Pilots Association
General Secretary Jim McAuslin warns, "We will be writing to
employers saying that airlines should brace themselves for
cancelled flights as pilots will not adhere to the proposed limits
if they feel they are at risk of fatigue and of jeopardizing
Airport Officials Turn Aircraft Away, Saying There's No Room To
No, sir. They just can't do it. Officials at Chicago's O'Hare
have been trying to find a way to accommodate Airbus's giant
A340-600 stretch, given the airport's older taxiway system. The
plane is too big or the taxiways or too small.
The Luscombe Endowment along with Classic Aero Support (CAS),
have renewed support for Luscombe and other vintage aircraft. Parts
and expert technical support are now available to owners and
aircraft restorers on-line, or by telephone.
It started when Qantas mechanics found alarming cracks that
grounded two of its Boeing 747s. That prompted a warning to the
Civil Aviation Safety Authority in Australia, which has so far
received reports of similar cracks in the fuselages of more than 40
$2.5 Million In Civil Penalties For FAR Violations
The FAA wants to assess civil penalties totaling $2.5 million
against Atlantic Coast Airlines and United Airlines for allegedly
violating Federal Aviation Regulations (FARs). The FAA alleges both
airlines failed to follow required maintenance actions on specific
aircraft, and further operated those aircraft when they were not in
compliance with regulations.
Stop us if you've heard this one before:
"All compounds, bases and means of transport, especially Western
and American airlines, will be a direct target for our coming
operations in the near future..."
Boy, this is the kind of thing that almost makes you wish you
were a kid again. Come the fall, Washington's King County will open
Aviation High School close to Boeing Field and SEA-TAC Airport. The
name says it all.
Boeing is bullish on the Dreamliner. Speaking with the news
service Reuters during a trip to Israel, Commercial Aircraft
Marketing Director Randy Tinseth said, "We could have as many as
200 orders in 2004. We are optimistic about the opportunities this
year especially for the 7E7."
Issued: 06/07/2004 00:07
Effective: 06/07/2004 16:00 - 06/09/2004 16:00
Facility: ZLA - LOS ANGELES (ARTCC)PALMDALE, CA.
Description: SIMI VALLEY, CALIFORNIA, JUNE 7-9, 2004.
"Honor the Past. Invest in the Future" is the theme for the US
Air Race, Inc. celebration of the sparkling 75th Diamond
Anniversary of the 1929 National Air Races. The teams in the
exciting cross country Marion Jayne Air Race and Cruise will fly
from California to Cleveland. There will be a California 300-mile
and a Cleveland 300- mile Air Race.
"The proposals originated in the European Parliament where we
had the sorry spectacle of politicians trying to decide what hours
should be flown and when. They came to a shoddy compromise which is
unsafe, unsound, and impractical. The fact is that science has been
shut out. The views of experts in the field were neither sought nor
accepted when offered. There is a desire to have one European
standard, and that is something that BALPA has been demanding for
years, but what we are offered is a half baked set of proposals
that will put passenger lives at risk. The public needs to be
Source: British Airline Pilots Association (BALPA)
General Secretary Jim McAuslin, talking about a proposal before the
EU Council of Transport Ministers at their meeting in Luxembo
Kennedy Space Center’s newest Web site seeks to encourage
middle school students across the nation to develop an interest in
science and math by viewing real working experts in these fields.
The "Enter the Firing Room" online Web site provides interactive
games and information linking these subjects to exciting careers
Complete with yoke mount, remote antenna, cigarette lighter
adaptor, PC cable, manuals. Also available, a 64 MG programmed data
card (territory of your choice) for use in automobile mode $200.
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