NOTAM Number: FDC 7/3431
Issue Date: February 17, 2007 at 0147 UTC
Location: Chattanooga, Tennessee
Beginning Date and Time: February 21, 2007 at 1535 UTC
Ending Date and Time: February 21, 2007 at 1905 UTC
Reason for NOTAM: Temporary flight restrictions for VIP (Very
Important Person) Movement
Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A
ANN Daily Touch N Go: 02.19.07 (ANN's
Short-Form Daily News Program)
ANN Daily Aero-Briefing: 02.19.07 (ANN's
Long-Form Daily News Program)
ANN Special Feature -- GAMA President Pete Bunce:
02.19.07 (ANN Special Feature, with GAMA's Pete Bunce on
With five straight years of record-breaking deliveries and
sales, Cirrus Design Corporation reported their best-ever delivery
results, and continue to hold the accolade of being the
manufacturer of the worlds No.-1 selling aircraft.
MD Helicopters, Inc. (MDHI) told ANN this weekend it has been
working closely with the FAA Rotorcraft Directorate to identify and
resolve a discovered issue with the lateral mixer on the MD600N
You're big. You're successful. You're open to lawsuits. Boeing's
potential financial exposure from allegedly building defective
commercial satellites continues to climb, The Wall Street Journal
Runway excursions are one of the FAA’s pet peeves. Pilots
are not the only ones involved... line service workers and
mechanics are also responsible for moving aircraft to and fro on an
AD NUMBER: 2003-17-05R1
SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2003-17-05R1
SUMMARY: We are adopting a new airworthiness
directive (AD) to revise AD 2003-17-05, which applies to Short
Brothers & Harland (Shorts) Models SC-7 Series 2 and SC-7
Series 3 airplanes.
AD NUMBER: 2007-04-10
SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2007-04-10
SUMMARY: The FAA is superseding an existing
airworthiness directive (AD), which applies to certain Boeing Model
747-400 series airplanes.
AD NUMBER: 2007-04-09
SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2007-04-09
SUMMARY: The FAA is adopting a new airworthiness
directive (AD) for all EMBRAER airplanes as described
Say Administration Shouldn't Be Asserting Authority In
A Bush Administration proposal that would sell off landing
rights at New York's La Guardia Airport to the highest bidder is
drawing fire from the airlines... who say the plan amounts to a
government land-grab, that will lead to higher ticket prices.
Lisa Piccione, who came in NBAA President and CEO Ed Bolen's
stead (he was called back to Capitol Hill), brought focus to
current news about the FAA budget, user fees, and the future of
aviation at Women in Aviation International on Friday.
Derrick Vogt, 63, a retired Cessna worker
who selflessly contributed to our annual coverage of Oshkosh
for the past several years, has passed away and left those of us at
ANN shocked and somewhat traumatized. Death takes us all
sooner or later, but it seemed way too soon for ANN to write about
one of our own ranks who has "Gone West."
by ANN Contributor Kevin RC "Hognose" O'Brien And The ANN
The phone call came in from Jim... I snapped it up. I greeted
him happily, but he was clearly upset. "I've got bad news for you,
we lost one of the Oshkosh crowd."
"We believe that the US Congress is in the best
position to balance the competing interests and ensure that we
continue to have the best system in the world. And thanks to
congressional support, FAA funding has increased despite the
challenges faced by the industry and the economy."
Source: Lisa Piccione, senior vice president,
government affairs for the National Business Aviation Association
(NBAA), in a conference held at last week's Women in Aviation,
International conference in Orlando, FL.