Japan Airlines has announced that its fleet will remain
all-Boeing, as it broke news that it had signed on the dotted line
to purchase thirty 737's, with options on ten more. Lybia's Buraq
Air and Ethopian Airlines also inked with Boeing this week.
A Kam Air 737 on a flight from Herat in western Afghanistan to
the country's capital, Kabul, is presumed to be missing after
residents of the capital reported hearing a loud explosion during a
"Because of my
association with EAA, it seemed to be the logical and appropriate
place for Miss Champion to go."
Source: Steve Pitcairn, son of
Harold Pitcairn, builder of the Pitcairn Autogyros, on his decision
to donate his extremely rare PCA-2 "Miss Champion," one of only 20
built, to the EAA Aviation Museum.
AD NUMBER: 2005-03-05
MANUFACTURER: McDonnell Douglas
SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2005-03-05
SUMMARY: The FAA is revising an existing
airworthiness directive (AD), which applies to certain McDonnell
Douglas Model MD-90-30 airplanes.
AD NUMBER: 2005-03-03
SUBJECT: Airworthiness Directive 2005-03-03
SUMMARY: The FAA is superseding an existing
airworthiness directive (AD), which applies to all Boeing Model
767-200, -300, and -300F series airplanes.