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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"Delta Air Lines is always interested
in evaluating new technologies that offer the potential for
improved ride quality and safety for our customers and flight
Source: Ira Pearl, Delta flight operations
technical support director, when asked about TPAWS, a turbulence
detection and avoidance system now being tested by NASA. Delta will
install a TPAWS system made by Rockwell/Collins in one of its
aircraft later this year.