The saga of former Silver State Helicopters owner Jerry Airola
has a new chapter. KLAS-8 in Las Vegas reports the Nevada
expatriate is now the focus of a federal investigation into a
number of suspect business dealings.
Well, here's one way to use your one phone call when in prison.
Embattled financial advisor and aspiring escape artist Marcus
Schrenker called the New York Post from jail this week, telling the
paper he cannot remember calling in a false distress call and then
parachuting out of his Piper PA-46 Meridian over Alabama earlier
Airier Design, Better Restrooms Priorities For $519 Million
One of the most storied airfields in the country will soon
receive a badly-needed makeover. Dallas Love Field will soon
undergo a $519 million modernization program, managed in large part
by the airport's largest tenant, Southwest Airlines.
The International Council of Air Shows (ICAS) recently presented
Ralph Royce with its most prestigious award, the 2008 Sword of
Excellence, which recognizes outstanding service, individual
achievement and personal contributions to the air show
The launch of the NOAA-N Prime polar-orbiting weather satellite
for NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration,
or NOAA, aboard a United Launch Alliance Delta II rocket is
scheduled for Wednesday, February 4.
Aero-News has learned Jean Kayanakis was recently named Vice
President, Falcon Worldwide Spares for Dassault Falcon. Kayanakis
was previously Director, Eastern Hemisphere Spares. He replaces
Frank Youngkin who was promoted Vice President, Western Hemisphere
Customer Service in April of 2008.
A large, basin-shaped volcanic depression that is more or less
circular in form. Most volcanic calderas are produced by collapse
of the roof of a magma chamber due to removal of magma by
voluminous eruptions or subterranean withdrawal of the magma,
although some calderas may be formed by explosive removal of the
upper part of a volcano.
"I have no memory of any of it -- not going to the
airport, being in the air, nothing. It's just crazy. I've never
even jumped out of a plane before. I sit here and stare and the
walls and wonder what happened and say, 'How did I get
Source: Marcus Schrenker, as quoted by the New
York Post. The embattled investment banker and aspiring escape
artist called the paper from jail this week, saying he cannot
remember calling in a false distress call and then parachuting out
of his Piper PA-46 Meridian over Alabama earlier this month.