Aero-Terms! These aircraft combine features of helicopters and fixed-wing aircraft — they have the vertical takeoff and landing ability of the helicopter, and the cruise speed, range, and fuel economy of fixed-wing aircraft.ANN’s Daily Aero-Term (02.03.07): Tiltrotor (The Aero-News Network)

Non-Rigid Airship Used For Advertising, Sensor Platform ANN received word Friday that Aeros Corp., manufacturer of a family of lighter-than-air airborne platforms, was recently issued an FAA Type Certificate for its latest airship model, the Aeros 40D Sky Dragon.Type-Certified: Aeros 40D Sky Dragon (The Aero-News Network)

KJCT8.comEx-air traffic controller sentenced to 10 years for bombsJackson Hole Star-Tribune, WY – 7 hours ago… designed to terrify and terrorize, and oh, my, they did." Serco, a British company that staffs Air Traffic Control towers at airports, fired Burke in 2004.?This was personal? Judge blasts GJ bomber with 10 years in prison Grand Junction SentinelGrand Junction bomber gets 10 years Rocky Mountain NewsAir controller given 10 years Denver Postall 58 news articlesEx-air traffic controller sentenced to 10 years for bombs – Jackson Hole Star-Tribune

Aljazeera.netTanzania May Demand British CompensationHouston Chronicle, TX – 18 hours ago"If it is discovered the price of the Air Traffic Control system that was purchased by the government in 2001 from BAE was grossly inflated, so the British …Tanzania could seek radar refund BBC Newsall 17 news articlesTanzania May Demand British Compensation – Houston Chronicle

Flight delays: Conflict in the skiesRediff, India – 9 hours ago… hunched over their radar screens in Palam’s Air Traffic Control tower, are telling the pilots of incoming aircraft the order in which they will land. …AIRPORTS AUTHORITY VS INDIAN AIR FORCE-IV Business Standardall 5 news articlesFlight delays: Conflict in the skies – Rediff

Russian Air Traffic Control prevents collision of two aircraftInterfax Russia, Russia – Jan 26, 2007… aircraft and an Air France Airbus-321 from colliding on January 25, the press service of the state corporation for Air Traffic Control said on Friday. …Russian Air Traffic Control prevents collision of two aircraft – Interfax Russia

Herald Tribune – BERLIN: Germany’s Air Traffic Control agency and the union representing controllers on Thursday approved a hard-fought wage deal, burying the threat of a strike. Senior officials at the Deutsche Flugsicherung agency and the GdF union gave formal …Strike by German air traffic controllers averted after wage deal …

Ledger – Back when major airlines dominated the industry and people paid full fare for business travel, the ticket tax easily supported Air Traffic Control and airports. Now the Federal Aviation Administration sees travelers migrating to low-fare carriers …FAA Stirs Uproar Over Levy

… Amazingly, in all those accidents, the pilots flew into extreme conditions despite being in contact with Air Traffic Control (ATC). The NTSB’s alert says, “These accidents have all involved aircraft operating under instrument flight rules and in …Say Again? #71: Weather Radar

State police get in high speed chase with teens MILFORD – Two teens face several charges after eluding state police in Milford on Friday, and then driving over the lawn of a home and destroying a stop sign.Local/Regional News