CAN Has Flown More Than 32,000 Cancer Patients Since 1981
Safe Flight Instrument Corporation has contributed $50,000 to
support the work of Corporate Angel Network, the public charity
that coordinates free flights to treatment for cancer patients
using the empty seats of business aircraft.
Upgraded Falcon Rocket To Be The Launch Vehicle For 18
ORBCOMM and Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX) have reached
an agreement for SpaceX to launch 18 ORBCOMM Generation 2 (OG2)
satellites to begin as early as the fourth quarter of 2010 through
Aircraft Configured With 50 Seats Will Be Used For Operational
Embraer Subsidiary ECC Leasing Company Limited delivered an ERJ
145 jet this week to the Brazilian Federal Police Department,
fulfilling a sales contract announced in February of this year. The
50-seat, pre-owned aircraft will serve with the Operational
Aviation Coordination Department.
Avfuel Credits Location, Service For Increased Traffic and
Avfuel-branded FBO Aviation Sales Inc, which has two locations
in the "Birthplace of Aviation" reported excellent turnout at
regional aviation events this summer. As the official
Preferred FBO for the Dayton Air Show, Aviation Sales' Dayton
International (DAY) location experienced a significant influx of
AirVenture 2009 'Puts Back' Nearly 6 Tons Of Recyclables
Attendees at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2009 gave a big boost to the
planet and to area Aviation Explorer Posts this summer, as they
placed nearly six tons of aluminum and plastic in recycling
containers on the grounds during the weeklong event.
Will Introduce Eco-Friendly De-Ice Fluid This Winter
One of the founders and innovators of the TKS system is this
year celebrating over six decades since introducing the first
in-flight ice protection systems to keep wings frost and ice free
by exhibiting at NBAA in Orlando.
Slated To Become An Artificial Reef For Fishing, Diving
It was the personal transportation for former Bulgarian Dictator
Todor Zhivkov, but in a couple of weeks, it may be resting at the
bottom of the Black Sea. The Sofian News Agency Novinite reports
that the Zikov's TU-154 is being readied for it's new career as an
Aero-Linx: Antique Airplane
Association and the Airpower Museum
The Antique Airplane Association, Inc. was first formed in
August of 1953 by a few persons with a deep interest in old
airplanes. At that time no other association existed that had a
specific interest in antique and classic airplanes.
"EAA AirVenture is known as one of the cleanest major
public events anywhere, and now it's also working toward becoming
one of the greenest... Every person who put an aluminum or plastic
beverage container into the recycling bin and kept it out of our
landfills deserves our thanks for the success of this
Source: Dan O'Leary of Anheuser-Busch
Recycling, in regards to the annual EAA Fly-In in Oshkosh, WI.