ANN REALTIME UPDATE 06.10.07 1725 EDT: The
hatches are open... and moments ago, the crews of space shuttle
Atlantis and Expedition 15 shook hands onboard the International
Space Station, to begin their first day of joint operations.
On Saturday, Russia's Aeroflot confirmed rumors that following
an extremely protracted decision process, the flag carrier for the
former Soviet Union has ordered 22 Boeing 787 Dreamliners. For real
this time. With signatures and everything.
Dropped Calls, Long Hold Times, Poor Info... The List Goes
The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association has taken the recent
increase in flight service station problems straight to a
government watchdog. AOPA President Phil Boyer and Executive Vice
President for Government Affairs Andy Cebula spent nearly two hours
on June 6 detailing pilots' woes before Department of
Transportation Inspector General Calvin Scovel and his staff.
As crews continued to pull pieces of wreckage from Lake Michigan
following the downing of a Lifeflight Citation bizjet Monday,
doctors treating the man who had been waiting for the lungs being
transported onboard that plane announced he received a second set
of organs Thursday.
Say that fast three times. A form of thrust reverser used on
turbojet or turbofan engines. Thin airfoils or obstructions are
placed in the engine's exhaust stream to duct the high velocity
exhaust gases forward.
"It represents a business relationship between us and
Aeroflot, and we're very proud of that relationship."
Source: Boeing Commercial Airplanes CEO Scott
Carson. On Saturday, Russia's Aeroflot confirmed rumors that,
following an extremely protracted decision-making process, the flag
carrier for the former Soviet Union has ordered 22 Boeing 787
NOTAM Number: FDC 7/3718
Issue Date: June 08, 2007 at 1831 UTC
Location: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania near ALLEGHENY VOR/DME
Beginning Date and Time: June 14, 2007 at 1730 UTC
Ending Date and Time: June 17, 2007 at 1845 UTC
Reason for NOTAM: Aerial demonstrations by the U.S. Air Force
Thunderbirds and other teams
Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A
Pilots May Contact: Pittsburgh (PIT) Air Traffic Control Tower,