MTA’s CEO steps down – Fiona Galea Debono High-ranking officials of the Malta Tourism Authority seem to have a short lifespan – chief executive officer David Mifsud yesterday tendered his resignation after a mere nine months at the helm…Local News (Times of Malta)

Surely we must realise that persisting with this corrupt status quo is not an option, but the source of world problems?Letters: Time to break the arms sales habit (Guardian Unlimited)

Unmanned and DangerousDefenseNews.com (subscription) – 20 hours agoUp to 40 are in the air at any given moment, severely straining the air-traffic control system. And the congestion is getting worse as the military?s fleet …Unmanned and Dangerous – DefenseNews.com (subscription)

Best SyndicationEast Coast Air Traffic Control Computer Glitch And Bad Weather …Best Syndication, CA – Jun 9, 2007(Best Syndication) A computer glitch held-up flights on the east coast Thursday night and Friday morning. The computer system in Atlanta that processes …East Coast Air Traffic Control Computer Glitch And Bad Weather … – Best Syndication

East Coast Air Traffic Control failure affects flights nationwideLos Angeles Times, CA – Jun 8, 2007By Alan Zibel, Los Angeles Times A cascading computer failure in the nation’s air-traffic control system caused severe flight delays and some cancellations …East Coast Air Traffic Control failure affects flights nationwide – Los Angeles Times

The Malta Air Traffic Services Ltd and the Malta Air Traffic Controllers Association recently signed a collective agreement.MATS, MATCA sign collective agreement

We arrived at 6.00pm, local time, after what turned out to be a 13 hour journey rather than the eight and a half we were expecting.St. Lucia – The Reef

So you don’t want to work out a gym, because it’s inconvenient, takes too much time and can be a scene.Fitness, Travel & Recreation

When last we left Florida Republican Congressman John Mica he was saving the Harris Corporation and their problem-plagued FTI contract while at the same time antagonizing and demeaning air traffic controllers …Follow The Money, Part Two

Almost a year ago, on June 5, 2006, the DOT Inspector General began a previously announced audit of the FAA/Harris Telecommunications Infrastructure program.Follow The Money, Part One

A Southeast Texas senator and congressman today will urge federal aviation officials to put plans to transfer local airspace control into a holding pattern, the lawmakers said Wednesday.Poe and Hutchison aim to delay transfer of SE Texas Air Traffic Control

DALTON NEW HAMPSHIRE A local man is back on a much more peaceful border – here at a place in the north where New Hampshire and Vermont meet – after spending two months on the border of Arizona and Mexico as …Dalton Man Participates In U.S. Border Patrol Mission

NOTAM Number: FDC 7/3165 Issue Date: June 04, 2007 at 2137 UTC Type: Security FDC 7/3165 ZOA CA.. FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS BEALE AFB, CA.Ca TFR: 06.05.07

Silver State Helicopters: Who: Silver State Helicopters President and CEO Jerry Airola along with the crew from Orange County Choppers, including Paul Sr., Paulie, Mikey Teutul along with special guests.Press Conference Announcing Collaboration Between Silver State Helicopters and Orange County Choppers

A Federal Aviation Administration vice president in its Air Traffic Control division has been named as the new administrator for the FAA’s Alaska region.FAA names new Alaska chief

ABC News – On Friday a computer glitch in the nation’s Air Traffic Control system caused flight delays and cancellations up and down the East Coast, the FAA confirmed. The computer was fixed by 11 a.m., an FAA spokesman said, but the impact of the problem …FAA Wallowing in Air Travel Blues

Boston Globe – With a big new boost promised from the nation’s busiest airline, Southwest Airlines Co. , a long-brewing revolution in US Air Traffic Control is finally poised for takeoff. It’s a change that could make everyone connected with the aviation business …Friendlier skies for airlines, airports

Los Angeles Times – More significant, the system, which relies on a network of global positioning satellites commonly used by hikers and drivers, also is the backbone of an ambitious plan by federal officials to overhaul the nation’s aging Air Traffic Control system. …Carpool lanes for airplanes?

NewsNet 5 – WASHINGTON — A computer failure in the nation’s air-traffic control system massively jammed air traffic Friday, the Federal Aviation Administration said. A computer system in Atlanta that processes pilots’ flight plans and sends them to air-traffic …Computer Glitch Clogs Air Traffic

Best Syndication – (Best Syndication) A computer glitch held-up flights on the east coast Thursday night and Friday morning. The computer system in Atlanta that processes pilots’ flight plans and then sends them to air traffic controllers failed. The FAA then routed …East Coast Air Traffic Control Computer Glitch And Bad Weather Delay …