NOTAM Number : FDC 6/7099
Issue Date : May 07, 2006 at 13:40 UTC
Location : MELBOURNEORIDA , Florida
Beginning Date and Time : Effective Immediately
Ending Date and Time : Until further notice
Reason for NOTAM : TO PROVIDE A SAFE ENVIRONMENT FOR FIRE
Type : Hazards
Replaced NOTAM(s) : N/A
Pilots May Contact : MIAMI (ZMA) Automated Flight Service Station,
Around 1 million spectators descended on Barcelona’s
Bogatell Beach to see Peter Besenyei beat ten other world class
pilots in the second leg of the Red Bull Air Race World Series on
Saturday 6 May. Hungarian Besenyei edged out American favourites
Kirby Chambliss and Mike Mangold to win the race with a total time
For all the hysteria and critical attention given to GA security
issues over the last few years, little of it seems to have made an
impression on Tennessee courts. A 16 year old man, Nathan Frost,
arrested for a theft last February in which he stole an aircraft
and flew it from Shelbyville, TN, to Eagleville, escaped a prison
term and was instead given probation.
Seawind tells ANN that they have added nine additional Seawind
300C aircraft to their order books. These latest contracts bring
the total sales of the soon-to-be-certified Seawind 300C to 75 with
deliveries expected to begin this fall.
Includes Items from Harrison Ford, X PRIZE Foundation, Will
Steger & Erik Lindbergh
The Lindbergh Foundation has announced that Dr. Peter
Diamandis, chairman and chief executive officer of the X PRIZE
Foundation, and Minnesota native and polar explorer Will Steger,
will each receive an honorary 2006 Lindbergh Award at an event to
be held at the Minnesota History Center in St. Paul on Friday
evening, May 19 from 6 – 10:30 p.m.
Bombardier Aerospace informs ANN that Arik Air of Lagos, Nigeria
has exercised a firm order for two Bombardier CRJ900 regional jets.
Arik Air will be the first CRJ900 operator on the African
continent, and the first airline to introduce new commercial
aircraft into Nigeria since 1982.
"Our hearts and prayers go out to the families and
comrades of the soldiers who were involved in this crash... We
must honor the courage and dedication of our soldiers by continuing
our commitment to bringing peace and stability to the Afghan
Source: Army Maj. Gen. Benjamin C. Freakley,
commander of Combined Joint Task Force 76, in commenting on the
loss of 10 US soldiers in an Afghan CH-47 crash, Friday.