The US military has announced as of November 3, flight crews
manning the 24 helicopters providing aid to earthquake
survivors in Pakistan’s remote mountain ranges have flown
more than 1,000 trips since beginning flight operations Oct. 11 --
and by now, the number is likely closer to 1,200.
Appleton, WI resident Phyliss Dintenfass received one year
federal probation earlier this week over a September 2004 incident
when she asked a TSA screener "how would you like it if I did that
to you?" as she grabbed the female screener's breasts, in response
to a pat-down search.
MN Congressman And DET Advocate Honored For Their Work In
At a banquet on the last night of AOPA Expo 2005, the Aircraft
Owners and Pilot's Association recognized two individuals who each
have made great contributions to both local and national general
"It hit and slid. There was a fire. This thing tumbled around
300 feet. There was extensive damage. It hit on one of the runways
and slid across a grassy area to a parallel runway."
Source: Houston Fire Department District Chief
Tommy Dowdy, briefing the Associated Press on the crash of a Cessna
Citation at Hobby International Airport Sunday. Two people on board
the Citation III were killed, after the tower asked the pilot to
expedite his departure because an inbound Southwest Airlines 737
had a developing technical problem.
NOTAM Number: FDC 5/0239
Issue Date: November 03, 2005 at 14:05 UTC
Location: Nellis AFB, Nevada near LAS VEGAS VORTAC (LAS)
Beginning Date and Time: November 11, 2005 at 16:30 UTC
Ending Date and Time: November 14, 2005 at 0:01 UTC
Reason for NOTAM: High performance aerial demonstrations by the US
Air Force Thunderbirds and F-16 and F-15 Demo Teams
Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A
Pilots May Contact: Nellis (LSV) Base Operations,
Controlling Facility: Nellis APP Frequency(ies): 124.95
AD Number: AD/BELL 412/45 Emergency Floatation
Reservoir Adapter 13/2005 TX
Applicability: Bell Helicopter Textron Model 412
and 412EP helicopters, modified with Aeronautical Accessories, Inc.
(AAI), Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) SH2820SO; or with AAI
Parts Manufacturer Approval (PMA) reservoir assembly, part number
(P/N) 212-372-050; or with adapter, P/N 212-371-002, installed.