Melissa Bradley and her family of 5, including their
11-month-old son, were removed from United Airlines flight #75 from
San Francisco to Honolulu on Thursday. They were told that the
reason was because their rear facing car seat, which is FAA has
approved for use on aircraft, could not fit in the seat.
Officers Elected, First Officer Marcin Kolodziejczyk Will Serve
As Chairman Of The Alliance
Leaders from the Air Line Pilots Association, Int’l (ALPA)
US Airways Express carriers took significant steps Friday toward
finalizing an alliance to address matters of primary interest to
the careers of “express level” pilots within the US
Two F-16 fighters from Andrews Air Force Base under the
direction of North American Aerospace Defense Command scrambled
today at 1153 EST in response to a commercial airliner that was out
of communication near the National Capital Region.
Japanese And Russian Spacecraft Resupplying The ISS
The Expedition 26 crew of the International Space Station
enjoyed a little free time Friday morning following a busy Thursday
that saw the launch of a Russian cargo craft and the capture,
attachment and hatch opening of the Japanese Kounotori2 H-II
Air New Zealand Becomes First Operator With Aircraft In All
Black Rugby Livery
The first of 51 new Airbus A320 aircraft ordered by Air Lease
Corporation (ALC) has been delivered and leased to Air New Zealand.
The airline has designed a one-off livery for the new aircraft as
part of its Crazy About Rugby campaign.
One Deal Does Not Make A Trend, But SinglePoint Aircraft
Finance Completed Its First Transaction In Thirty Days
Less than thirty days after launching its commercial and general
aviation aircraft lending initiative, SinglePoint Aircraft Finance
(SinglePoint), an AGC Aerospace & Defense company, has
completed its first transaction. The subject of the successful deal
was a Hawker 800 XP business jet.
Sporty's has taken the wraps off its new 'Plates' app for
approach charts on the iPad. With Plates, pilots can carry every US
approach plate on every flight, and save over 90% off the price of
Gulfstream Customer Says Tablet Interface Performs Very
Devices starting with the letter "i" don't have an exclusive on
the aircraft cabin management system domain. Flight Display Systems
said Friday it has introduced and successfully installed an Android
software application for use with its Select Cabin Management
System (Select CMS).
"It appears that United Airlines chose to remove not
only the entire Bradley family of five but also two of their
traveling companions and force them to wait for hours until the
next flight—a clear violation Federal law." Source:
Kate Hanni, Founder and Director of FlyersRights.org.
The ground-based surveillance radar beacon transmitter-receiver,
which normally scans in synchronism with a primary radar,
transmitting discrete radio signals which repetitiously request all
transponders on the mode being used to reply.
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