Keynotes American Bar Association's Forum On Air And Space
In a keynote address Wednesday to the American Bar Association's
Forum on Air and Space Law 2011 Update Conference, NTSB Chair
Debora A.P. Hersman addressed the issues of international code
sharing, as well as the NTSB's participation in aviation accident
investigations in other countries.
Problem Seems To Be Coming From The Vehicle Interface Control
Preparations for the launch of NASA's Glory mission from
Vandenberg Air Force Base in California have been suspended
temporarily. Engineers continue to troubleshoot a malfunction in
ground support equipment associated with the Taurus XL rocket.
Dominion Aviation Services And DB Aviation Achieve ACSF Audit
The Air Charter Safety Foundation (ACSF) said Thursday it has
added Dominion Aviation Services, Inc., of Richmond, Virginia, and
DB Aviation, Inc., of Waukegan, Illinois, to the ACSF Industry
Audit Standard Registry (IAS).
Will Apply Concepts And Technology Developed For A380s
Airbus has selected Aircelle (Safran group) to supply the
complete integrated nacelle package for the A320neo Family powered
by CFM International's LEAP-X engines. The A320neo is Airbus' new
engine option for its best-selling A320 aircraft Family, offering
significant fuel savings.
EnRoute Automation System
integrated environment consisting of situation display systems,
surveillance systems and flight data processing, remote devices,
decision support tools, and the related communications equipment
that form the heart of the automated IFR air traffic control
system. It interfaces with automated terminal systems and is used
in the control of en route IFR aircraft.
Aero-Linx: Organization of
Black Aerospace Professionals
Welcome to Organization of Black Aerospace Professionals (OBAP)
website. They are a non-profit organization section 501(c)(3)
founded in 1976 to enhance, advance, and promote education
opportunities in aviation. The Organization of Black Aerospace
Professionals, formerly The Organization of Black Airline Pilots,
now has a new name.
"Through our investigations, we recognized that a better
understanding of airline code-sharing arrangements and their role
in aviation safety was needed, so we held a symposium last
October... We found that there is no universal type of
code-share. Whether it's a code-share partnership between a
domestic main line carrier and regional air carrier, or two
domestic main line carriers, or domestic and international
carriers, these are complex relationships. Many mainline carriers
have multiple regional partners, and some regionals fly for several
Source: In a keynote address Wednesday to
the American Bar Association's Forum on Air and Space Law 2011
Update Conference, NTSB Chair Debora A.P. Hersman addressed the