Embraer has received steep approach certification for another
member of its E-Jets family, the Embraer 190, to operate at
London’s premier business airport, London City (LCY). The
Embraer 170 received the same certification in 2007 and is
currently operated by British Airways at LCY.
FBI Says He Blames Cookies Laced With Medical Marijuana
A passenger who became unruly on a flight from Philadelphia to
LA Sunday said he had eaten cookies baked with medical marijuana,
which caused his unusual behavior. The flight diverted to
Pittsburgh, where he was removed from the plane and arrested.
As part of the FAA's "Call to Action" to enhance airline safety
following last year's Colgan Air accident in Buffalo, NY, the FAA
Thursday asked for recommendations to improve pilot qualification
and training requirements.
Testifies Before The House Committee On Transportation Aviation
J ust a week after releasing the FAA's "Call to Action"
document, and on the heels of some 25 recommendations from the NTSB
in their final report on Colgan Air Flight 3407, FAA Administrator
Randy Babbitt was on Capitol Hill Thursday providing testimony
about airline safety and pilot training.
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America, Inc. And Miami Aviation
Hero Barrington Irving Kick-off Charitable Coalition For Airlift
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries America (MHIA) is donating the use
of a 767 jumbo jet loaded with MHIA power generators, light towers,
food, medical supplies and tents in partnership with Operation USA