First Of Five Prototypes Used To Develop Next Marine Corps
Sikorsky has begun assembly of the CH-53K Helicopter Ground Test
Vehicle (GTV) at Sikorsky’s Florida Assembly and Flight
Operations (FAFO) facility in West Palm Beach, marking progress
toward the system validation test phase of the Heavy Lift
88 Firm Orders And 42 Options For A Total Of 130 Aircraft
It's not just Airbus and Boeing getting orders at the Paris Air
Show. ATR keeps says it has increased its order book at as well.
With Wednesday's signature with the leasing company Nordic Aviation
Capital (NAC), ATR says it has 88 total firm orders, plus 42
options since the beginning of the year.
Northrop Grumman Reports A Successful Demonstration Of Sensor
Key sensor capabilities of the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter have
reportedly been successfully demonstrated during the 2011 Northern
Edge joint military exercise, defense contractor Northrop Grumman
said in a statement Tuesday.
Accused Of Defrauding The Federal Government With Knockoff
Members of the Bettencourt family of Coos Bay, OR, have filed a
series of lawsuits for the recovery of assets that were seized in
an investigation of the alleged delivery of fraudulent
helicopter parts. The family members have consistently claimed
their innocence in the matter.
Genesis Mission Suggests Science May Need To Be Adjusted
Analysis of samples returned by NASA's Genesis mission indicates
our sun and its inner planets may have formed differently than
scientists previously thought. The data revealed slight differences
in the types of oxygen and nitrogen present on the sun and
In meteorology, it is the movement of a weather system in a
direction opposite to the direction of the basic flow in which it
is embedded. Often used in reference to a long wave trough or other
macroscale feature. For example, a long wave trough that may move
slightly westward when the "normal" movement and flow is
Aero-Linx: FAA/Light Sport
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covering Certification, Designees, Registration, Standards, Safety
and Related Information, under the supervision of the Light Sport
Aviation Branch. The Branch manages and provides oversight of
the sport pilot examiner and the light sport aircraft
repairman-training programs. The branch also provides subject
matter experts for FAA and the aviation industry concerning the
sport pilot/light sport aircraft safety initiatives.
"The implication is that we did not form out of the same
solar nebula materials that created the sun -- just how and why
remains to be discovered..."
Source: Kevin McKeegan, a Genesis
co-investigator from the University of California, Los Angeles, and
the lead author of one of two Science papers published this