FAA Is Looking At Four Bids For The Muscle Shoals
The FAA is reviewing four bids for a proposed industrial park
that would be built adjacent to the Northwest Alabama Regional
Airport (KMSL) in Muscle Shoals. Airport Director Matthew Hea said
the goal is to attract either aviation-related businesses, or
companies that need access to an airport.
Allows The Public To Participate In Simulated Real-Life
The Air National Guard's "Rise to the Challenge" tour ... a
traveling interactive campaign, which debuted last year ... is
returning for a second season. The ANG says the tour is designed to
educate Americans about the Air Guard's role in serving local
communities and our nation.
Integrated Flight Tests Move AARGM Closer To Operational
In May, the U.S. Navy completed an initial flight integration
test with its new Advanced Anti-Radiation Guided Missile (AARGM) on
the EA-18G Growler electronic warfare aircraft, and has just
recently completed multiple flight hours of integration testing on
FA-18E/F Super Hornet aircraft.
Memphis-Based Leasing Company Adds Industry Veteran To Its
Intrepid Aviation has named leasing industry veteran Frank
Pray has joined the company as President and Chief Executive
Officer. Pray reports to Ron Anderson, founder and Executive
Chairman of Intrepid.
Where the flow of air is forced up and over barriers such as
highlands or mountains. Moist air being forced aloft begins to
cool, consequently condensation forms, and rain or snow begins to
fall. By the time the air reaches the leeward side of the barrier,
it sinks and warms, resulting in decreasing relative humidity,
cessation of precipitation, and the dissipation of clouds. May be
called an orographic uplift.
Aero-Linx: Arcturus UAV
The T-20 is ArcturusUAV’s newest and largest vehicle. With
a 17’ wingspan, this Tier II class vehicle offers the ability
to carry 65 lbs of payload in excess of 16 hours. It is powered by
a versatile 10 horsepower 4 stroke engine offering smooth, quiet
& efficient power. The payloads are housed on the C.G. with a
removable pallet system for ease of payload swapping.
“As is tradition, Civil Air Patrol is proud to
once again showcase the best CAP color guards and drill teams in
the 2011 National Cadet Competition... For more than 60 years,
this contest has inspired generation after generation of cadets to
strive for excellence.”
Source: Maj. Gen. Amy S. Courter, the Civil Air
Patrol national commander, on the eve of the 2011 National
Cadet Competition, a prestigious team event that spans seven
decades. This year’s competition is set for June 22-27 at
Wright State University in Dayton, Ohio.