Officials with Israel's Civil Aviation Authority say they're
fairly certain they know why a Cessna 172 crashed last month in the
Sharon region, killing all four persons onboard... and, like with
so many accidents, it could have been avoided.
AD NUMBER: 2008-22-18
SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2008-22-18
SUMMARY: We are adopting a new airworthiness directive
(AD) for certain Cessna Aircraft Company (Cessna) 150 series
airplanes with the BRS-150 Parachute System installed via
Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) SA64CH.
The Helicopter Association International (HAI) announced this
week its "Salute to Excellence" award winners for 2009. The awards
program, now in its 48th year, recognizes outstanding achievement
performed by individuals or companies in the international