No Committee Opposition To Moving John Pistole From FBI To
The Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation
unanimously reported out John S. Pistole to be Assistant Secretary
of the Department of Homeland Security, and Administrator of TSA on
A recent post on the Cirrus blog features an open letter from
company president and CEO Brent Wouters about the future of 100LL
gasoline. The latest Cirrus aircraft, the SR22T, is powered by a
Teledyne Continental engine that is optimized for flexible fuel
Contract For Launch Of Iridium NEXT Satellite
The Falcon 9 will be a major provider of launch services for
Iridium NEXT, Iridium's next-generation satellite constellation
according to a news release issued by Iridium Communications and
Space Exploration Technologies (SpaceX).
But The Effort Will Be Expensive, And A Win Is Not A Sure
On Monday June 7th, about 50 concerned flight school owners and
flight instructors traveled to Sacremento, CA for the Bureau for
Private Postsecondary and Vocational Education (BPPE) hearing, and
to plead their case for exemption from (AB) 48.
When used in conjunction with ATC instructions, gives the pilot
the latitude to delay compliance until a condition or event has
been reconciled. Unlike "pilot discretion," when instructions are
prefaced "when able," the pilot is expected to seek the first
opportunity to comply...
Aero-Linx: Private Flying Guide
-- The Bahamas
The page starts out saying this..."Nearly every day, our weather
is as clear as our water. The cumulus clouds dot the sky at around
2,500 feet in the morning, rising to 7,500 feet in the afternoon.
These are the perfect conditions for flying. Wherever you’re
headed, just about every vacation spot on The Islands Of The
Bahamas has an airport where you can safely land..."
"Their area of expertise is Washington politics and
federal rule making. They are doing their best to help us but they
are playing catch up," he wrote. "The horse is already out of the
barn. This is new territory for them. They are most effective in
the proposed rule making process not in changing law."
Source: Jim Brannan, President of Mazzei
Flying Service in Fresno, CA and a board member of SAFE...
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S.A. (EMBRAER) Model EMB-135ER, -135KE, -135KL, and -135LR
Airplanes; and EMBRAER Model EMB-145, -145ER, -145MR, -145LR,
-145XR, -145MP, and - 145EP Airplanes