ANN Daily Touch-And-Go: 02.18.10 (ANN's
Short-Form Daily News Program)
ANN Daily Aero-Briefing: 02.18.10 (ANN's
Long-Form Daily News Program)
ANN Special Feature: FAA Hurting E-LSA & Gyroplane Instructors
- 02.18.10 (ANN Special Report, with Roy
Tom Heck Details the Advantages of the ValuePlus Program and Process
After building and maintaining more than 5,700 Citations to date, the employees at each Citation Service Center understand the level of expertise it takes to build a quality Cessna aircraft. It’s no wonder, then, that many customers turn to Cessna’s ValuePlus program when looking to refurbish or buy a pre-owned Citation. When the aircraft is returned to the Cessna factory, over 20 individuals dedicate their attention to the Citation’s refurbishment process including maintenance technicians, designers, and engineers.
"We stand with pilots, airport directors and all local
aviation stakeholders who are opposed to the FAA's moves without
having a say in the matter through a collaborative, transparent
process." Source: NATCA Executive Vice
President Trish Gilbert.
An action taken to transfer the radar identification of an
aircraft from one controller to another if the aircraft will enter
the receiving controller's airspace and radio communications with
the aircraft will be transferred.
While Nexrad and Nowrad are becoming more common in aircraft
cockpits, many airplanes still carry radar equipment on board.
Here's a site explaining how airborne weather radar works, from the
basics of radar technology to the nitty-gritty of how the data is
processed and displayed.