Airliner Veered Off Denver Runway Seriously Injuring Six
The National Transportation Safety Board will hold a Board
meeting on Tuesday, July 13, 2010, at 0930 EDT in its Board Room
and Conference Center in Washington, D.C. There is only one item on
Hangars Not Ready, Sit Empty Two Months After Opening
The GA hangars at the new Northwest Florida Beaches
International Airport (KCEP) are still empty nearly two months
after the facility officially opened, and pilots say they are not
comparable to what they have at their old home.
Maneuver Proves Afghans Can Handle Heavy Loads, Deliver
Afghan airmen and Combined Air Power Transition Force advisers
conducted an operational sling load with an Mi-17 transport
helicopter July 1 from Kabul International Airport to Forward
Operating Base Orgun-e, Afghanistan in the Paktika province.
DC-3/C-47s And Some Of The Veterans Who Flew Them Coming To
Rock Falls, IL
An historic event, billed as “The Last Time”, has
been organized to celebrate the 75th anniversary of the DC-3 type
aircraft. Designed as an airliner in 1935, the DC-3 was pressed
into military service in WWII as the C-47 and served in every
theater of the war.
For a period of time earlier this year, Ocala International
Airport (KOCF) in central Florida was operating without an Airport
Operating Certificate allowing part 139 operations. The FAA pulled
the ticket when it found numerous safety violations.
National Business Center's Aviation Management Directorate
Completes Second Small UAS Training
The Department of the Interior (DOI) National Business
Center’s (NBC) Aviation Management Directorate (AMD), in
conjunction with U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) and Aerodyne
Corporation, just completed the second-ever Raven A Small UAS
(sUAS) training course for DOI employees.
Department Of The Interior
Aviation Management Directorate
The primary goals of the DOI's National Business Center's
Aviation Management Directorate are "...to raise the safety
standards, increase the efficiency, and promote the economical
operation of aircraft activities in the Department of the
Interior." and "...to be the preferred Center of Excellence."