Recommends That Either Pilot Be Able To Initiate Missed
In a Safety Alert For Operators (SAFO) published by the FAA
Thursday, the agency has recommended that flight crews should be
provided with a written policy emphasizing that either pilot may
make a go-around callout, and that the response to a go-around
callout is an immediate missed approach.
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On April 15, President Barack Obama unveiled proposed changes to
the administration's fiscal year 2011 budget submission for space
exploration, including a crew rescue vehicle and a decision on a
heavy-lift rocket in 2015. The Boeing Company responded Friday.
Sikorsky thinks its X2 Technology is the right choice for the
Army's Light Tactical Helicopter concept, and has pitched the new
design for the U.S. Army's Armed Aerial Scout Program, the company
announced Thursday from the AAAA Annual Convention in Fort Worth,
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"Contributing to the accident was the pilot's poor
judgment in continuing to fly with his severe visual deficiency.
Also contributing to the accident was the aviation medical
examiner’s failure to accurately assess and report the
pilot’s visual deficiency."
Source: Excerpt from an NTSB probable cause
Working on a story Friday about FAA and Pentagon objections to a
wind farm in Oregon led us to a some research on the topic.
Today's Aero-Linx is a good, basic primer from DHS on the
issues that exist when a wind farm and radar facility are too close