Outage Will Fix Glitches Uncovered Last Month When System
ANN REALTIME REPORTING 06.22.08 1600 EDT. The
FAA issued a notice this weekend of a scheduled system outage for
the US Notice to Airmen (NOTAM) system on Monday, June 23.
According to the notice the system covering NOTAMs in the United
States, Iraq, and Afghanistan will be down from 0400 UTC to 1000
UTC. During that time all systems displaying information for those
areas will not be updated.
Considered His Emotions Too High To Be Safe, Reportedly Caused
By Argument On Union Action
A United pilot in Salt Lake City may have taken a page from the
flight instructors playbook Thursday as he took the I.M. S.A.F.E.
checklist and determined his E for emotion was too high to fly his
flight that day.
Naomi Campbell Blamed BA Employee Statement For Tantrum, BA
Supermodel Naomi Campbell pleaded guilty to assault on Friday
her April 5 bout of “air rage”
which she claims was sparked by a racial slur directed at her.
Campbell spat on an officer, and was arrested and charged with
suspicion of assaulting an officer after being asked to get off the
British Airways plane she expected to fly to Los Angeles because
one of her bags had been lost.
Airline, TSA Using New System At New York’s LaGuardia As
Aimed at reducing lines at the airport and making it easier for
passengers to navigate security and the check-in process, Delta
Airlines began testing a new mobile phone boarding pass program at
Operator Signs $1.9B Agreement With Gulfstream for Forty Plane
NetJets Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway company, announced Friday it
will significantly expand its fleet of large-cabin Gulfstream G450s
and Gulfstream G550s. In a new agreement signed with Gulfstream
valued at $1.9 billion, NetJets will acquire a total of 40 new
Gulfstream aircraft - four Gulfstream G450s and four Gulfstream
G550s to be delivered each year from 2012 through 2016. This deal
also includes a long-term maintenance support agreement.
"I'm roughly paraphrasing here, but the pilot came on
the PA and said, 'some of you may have witnessed an incident I was
involved in at the gate. I'm not going to go into the details, but
it was an interpersonal confrontation that upset me significantly
to the point where I'm not focused enough to fly you to Denver. I
feel like I may not be calmed and focused enough to fly to Denver
for another hour.' "