ANN Daily Touch-And-Go: 11.02.09 (ANN's
Short-Form Daily News Program)
ANN Daily Aero-Briefing: 11.02.09 (ANN's
Long-Form Daily News Program)
ANN Special Feature: CFI Bob Miller: "We're the Best" -
11.02.09 (ANN Special Report, with CFI Bob
Operations In Cobra-Hercules Accident Now a Recovery
Military officials Sunday shifted from a "Search and Rescue"
mission to recovery mode in an accident that has
apparently claimed the lives of 7 people aboard a Coast Guard C-130
Hercules and two aboard a Marine Corps Super Cobra helicopter
SEE IT TODAY ON AERO-TV! 'aera' Takes Pilots from
Runway to Roadway
At a "Top Secret" meeting between ANN and Garmin officials
several week as ago, ANN Staffers Jim Campbell and James Grosser
were among the first of the"outside" world to see two new
developments from the ever-inventive folks at Garmin...
Aero-TV Takes a Tour of the Revolutionary Touchscreen
On November 2nd, 2009, Garmin International Inc. introduced
their latest in innovative developments, the aera series, bridging
the gap between aviation and automotive GPS devises. With one
touch, the aera models can transition from touchscreen to
multi-mode. The all-in-one GPS system will combine
Garmin’s well-known operational ease of the automotive models
with the extensive, yet initiative aviation systems. The aera
series will include four different models: aera 500, aera 510, aera
550, and the aera 560.
Aero-TV Takes a Tour of the Revolutionary Touchscreen aera™
On November 2nd, 2009, Garmin International Inc. introduced their latest in innovative developments, the aera™ series, bridging the gap between aviation and automotive GPS devises. With one touch, the aera models can transition from touchscreen to multi-mode. The all-in-one GPS system will combine Garmin’s well-known operational ease of the automotive models with the extensive, yet initiative aviation systems. The aera™ series will include four different models: aera 500, aera 510, aera 550, and the aera 560.
Transition Plan Developed For Routes, Branding, Employee
Continental Airlines was set to join Star Alliance Wednesday
following months of preparations for the first-ever transition of a
major airline from one global alliance to another. Within the last
48 hours, Continental has entered into bilateral commercial
agreements with all of the existing 24 Star Alliance members.
A woman in Sheridan, Montana has been convicted of making a
bogus bomb report to officials at Butte's Bert Mooney Airport in
2007. Mary Pasold pleaded guilty in U.S. District court in Missoula
MANUFACTURER: Bombardier Model CL-600-2C10
(Regional Jet Series 700, 701 & 702) Airplanes, Model
CL-600-2D15 (Regional Jet Series 705) Airplanes, and Model
CL-600-2D24 (Regional Jet Series 900) Airplanes
Superiors Cited "Loss Of Confidence In Ability To Command"
The commander of the 5th Bomb Wing at Minot Air Force Base,
North Dakota, was relieved of command October 30th due to loss of
confidence in his ability to command. Col. Joel S. Westa was
removed by Maj. Gen. Floyd L. Carpenter, commander of 8th Air
Force. Colonel Westa assumed command in November 2007.
NASA has awarded education grants to five minority serving
institutions to develop innovative projects in support of higher
education teaching and learning in science, technology, engineering
and mathematics, or STEM, disciplines.
Three Charged With Possession And Intent To Distribute
A Cessna 210D which landed in Liberal, Kansas last week was met
by local authorities who seized 125 pounds of cocaine and later
arrested the two men who had flown the plane. Dean Bryan Moya,and
Richard Allen Vickery have been charged with one count each of
possession with intent to distribute cocaine
Two Weeks Already, And He Won't Say When He's Leaving
A former German pilot who was reportedly dumped by a Brazilian
woman he met on the Internet has been living for the past two weeks
at the airport in Campinas, and he won't say when he plans to
leave. Some airport workers have gotten to know the man, identified
as Heinz Muller.
Aero-Linx: National Association
The NAR is all about having fun and learning more with and about
sport rockets. NAR is 'the oldest and largest sport rocketry
organization in the world.' Since 1957, over 90,000 serious sport
rocket modelers have joined the NAR to take advantage of the fun
and excitement of organized rocketry.
"At that November 2 meeting, one attendee, Viola Gentry,
was recovering from injuries received in an accident during an
endurance record attempt. Fay Gillis arrived late in a greasy
jumpsuit, having just finished working on her airplane. Jessie
Keith-Miller from Australia gave the group its first international
member, in the U. S. as a participant in the Derby...