Pilots Aren't Only Ones Concerned About Impact Of Nantucket
A proposed 25 square-mile wind farm project along the East Coast
of the United States has attracted the attention of several
national organizations, according to The Alliance to Protect
The purpose of the Long Island Early Fliers is to promote public
education and interest in the field of aviation by collecting,
collating and disseminating information concerning the history,
records, progress and accomplishments of aviation and related
Along with the British A.T. (Aerial Target), one the earliest
guided missiles. Development of the Kettering Bug, under the
direction of Charles Kettering, began at the Delco and Sperry
companies in 1917. It was an unpiloted biplane bomber made of wood,
weighing just 270 kg, including a 135-kg bomb as payload, and was
powered by a 40-hp Ford engine.
"It's the closest thing to a major aviation accident in
Australia for years. The people (passengers) are incredibly lucky,
it was an overrun where the plane didn't get
Source: Australian aviation expert Dick Smith.
An Emirates Airlines flight departing Melbourne's International
Airport for Dubai last month came close to tragedy, authorities
revealed Saturday. Investigators upgraded the classification of
what happened from an "incident" to an "accident."