The G-20 Summit will be held in Pittsburgh from September 24 to
September 25. Before and during the G-20 Summit, the President of
the United States and a number of other world leaders are expected
to arrive in the area. TFR's will be in place for the duration of
Organization Spent Time With Congress, TSA, FAA, EPA, CBO, And
AOPA made the rounds of elected officials and government
agencies in Washington in April, May, and June. A financial
disclosure form reports that the organization spent $640,000 in
those three months on lobbying efforts in the Nation's Capital.
No Major Injuries Reported In The Emergency Landing
A pilot flying a 1965 Comanche 260 experienced engine failure
Saturday morning, but was able to make an emergency landing on U.S.
101 just outside Santa Barbara. Neither the two people on the plane
nor anyone on the ground was seriously injured in the incident.
Avidyne Corporation announced Friday that RGV Aviation Limited
of Gloucester, U.K. has completed and delivered the first
internationally-based Cirrus SR22 aircraft retrofit of an Entegra
Release 9 Integrated Flight Deck (IFD) system.
4D Trajectory Optimized Flight Path Through Entire Flight
The systems that manage flights today employ three dimensions:
altitude, latitude and longitude. A fourth dimension – time
– will be introduced in demonstrations beginning later this
year under a new agreement reached between FAA and Embry
Riddle’s aviation consortium.