NOTAM Number: FDC 6/6071
Issue Date: November 13, 2006 at 16:00 UTC
Location: Lake Elsinore, California near PARADISE VORTAC
Beginning Date and Time: Effective Immediately
Ending Date and Time: Until further notice
Reason for NOTAM: To provide a safe environment for fire
Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A
Pilots May Contact: Los Angeles (ZLA) Center, 661-265-8205
Agency Will Assist In Meeting Challenges Posed By Growth
Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) Administrator Marion C.
Blakey and Praful Patel, India’s Minister for Civil Aviation,
signed an agreement Monday designed to further the development and
modernization of India's civil aviation infrastructure.
Airblue, billed as the fastest-growing airline in Pakistan, has
signed a firm contract for two Airbus A320 aircraft and is
currently in negotiations for four more. The aircraft will sport
157 seats in a two-class configuration.
For many who spent part of last week in Palm Springs involved in
all the activities surrounding AOPA's 2006 Conference, one day was
similar in many ways to the next. With that in mind, though,
Saturday, November 11, 2006, was also Veteran's Day.
It is staggering news... and not of the good kind.
Austrian-based BRP-Rotax GmbH & Co. KG has confirmed to ANN
that it will not go forward with the commercialization of its V6
aircraft engines but will, however, continue to focus on its
existing range of recreational aircraft engines, the 912 and 914
ANN Daily Touch N Go: 11.13.06 (ANN's
Short-Form Daily News Program)
ANN Daily Aero-Briefing: 11.13.06
(ANN's Long-Form Daily News Program)
ANN Special Feature -- Tom Turner's Aero-Craft
101: 11.13.06 (ANN Special Feature, with tips on
The "regular Joe" on the street may have heard about the Civil
Air Patrol (CAP), but may have very little idea of what it actually
stands for and why young people, as young as middle-school-aged,
choose to join the CAP as cadets.
Veteran's Day 2006 also signals the return of another of our
brethren to his home. The Department of Defense POW/Missing
Personnel Office has announced that the remains of a U.S. Air Force
officer missing in action from the Vietnam War have been
It's understandable you may cringe a little when hearing the
words "Florida" and "election" used in the same sentence, even six
years after the state immortalized the term 'hanging chad' for
posterity. This time around, though, we're not talking about
swinging an election... but perhaps the financial fortunes of a
World War I PC Combat Flight Simulator from the Flyboys Movie
Lands for Christmas With Three Games in One!
FLYBOYS Squadron, the World War I combat flight simulator based
upon the MGM movie Flyboys, will be available for $29.95, November
16th. The FLYBOYS Squadron retail package will also include one
month of free online massively multiplayer gaming with hundreds of
other players from around the world.
ATK Will Lead Vehicle Development, Vehicle Assembly,
Integration and Test, and Launch and Landing Site Operations
Rocketplane Kistler (RpK) and Alliant Techsystems have announced
that ATK will become the lead contractor for RpK's K-1 launch
vehicle, which was recently awarded a Space Act Agreement by NASA
for the Commercial Orbital Transportation Services (COTS) program.
The K-1 is a fully reusable space transportation system designed to
provide cost-effective and reliable transport of cargo and science
payloads to and from the International Space Station (ISS).
"I've learned how to work with well with others. You
depend on other people to get things done."
Source: Cadet Second Lt. Iran Quijano of San
Jacinto, CA, who is in his third year in the Civil Air Patrol's
Cadet program. He has also completed his first year in AF Junior
ROTC at San Jacinto High School.