THREE people, one of them a child, were killed when their private plane, heading from Britain to the French Riviera, flew into the side of a mountain in the Alps.Three killed as plane crashes in Alpine snow storm (The Scotsman)

THE dead bodies of a family believed to live in Britain have been found in the French Alps after the plane they were travelling in crashed into the side of a mountain.Parents, child killed in French Alps plane crash (Northern Territory News)

Washington Post – WASHINGTON — A long-awaited transcript of John F. Kennedy Jr.’s last conversation with Air Traffic Control was released Wednesday but revealed little about the flight in which he was killed in July 1999. Records show a mere 34 words were exchanged …Kennedy’s Final Flight Record Released

Guardian Unlimited – The pilot contacted Air Traffic Control to say he was in trouble, but the twin-engine plane disappeared from radar screens moments later. A rescue operation, involving up to 100 people and at least five helicopters, lasted through the night and the …Three die as plane crashes in Alps

Scotsman – Last night, Mr Barsacq said the pilot had contacted Air Traffic Control at about 2pm on Saturday to say he was in trouble. The twin-engined plane disappeared from radar screens moments later. Meanwhile, six Britons were taken to hospital after their …Three killed as plane crashes in Alpine snow storm – However, I can’t speak about the Air Traffic Control situation,’ said Denise Abreu, an Anac director, told journalists. Air traffic controller representatives could not be reached Friday. Problems with drainage at Congonhas, the main domestic airport …Brazil Air Authorities Try To Avoid Carnival Chaos

Eizo Nanao to Acquire Tech Source, Enter Air Traffic Control IndustryJapan Corporate News (press release), Japan – Feb 8, 2007Tech Source Inc. is a specialist manufacturer of high-resolution graphics boards for Air Traffic Control (ATC) and Sun Microsystems platforms. …Eizo Nanao to Acquire Tech Source, Enter Air Traffic Control Industry – Japan Corporate News (press release)

Focus: New plan revealed for flight-path BritainTimes Online, UK – Feb 10, 2007… leaked to The Sunday Times from Nats, the company that emerged from National Air Traffic Services and now manages Britain?s Air Traffic Control systems. …Focus: New plan revealed for flight-path Britain – Times Online

Air-traffic control overhaul plannedLos Angeles Times, CA – Feb 4, 2007Federal aviation officials expect on Monday to begin introducing a proposal to finance a new air-traffic control system that they say will be needed to keep …Air-traffic control overhaul planned – Los Angeles Times

Flying the cleanly skies?Christian Science Monitor, MA – 7 hours agoModernized air-traffic control systems could reduce the number of planes circling airports waiting to land or take off, says John Meenan, executive vice …Flying the cleanly skies? – Christian Science Monitor

… in connection with the President’s forthcoming visit. “Most of the concrete structures, including the Air Traffic Control were re-built after they were reduced to dust,” Mehra added. The earthquake had killed about 30 airmen and 68 members of their …Black Panthers, Camels to get rare honour

… expected the pilot to miss the approach. Why didn’t either of them say anything, as is required by the Air Traffic Control Handbook? They both may have been distracted by the controller changeover. That should not be seen as an excuse because relief …Probable Cause #25: Controlling the Approach