US fliers battle over plan to reform finances of air traffic controlInternational Herald Tribune, France – Jun 17, 2007By Don Phillips WASHINGTON: Users of the US aviation system are battling over a plan to change the way that Air Traffic Control is paid for. …US fliers battle over plan to reform finances of Air Traffic Control – International Herald Tribune

President declares air traffic safeJamaica Gleaner, Jamaica – Jun 26, 2007Brazil’s president declared his nation’s Air Traffic Control system to be safe yesterday, hours after two planes clipped each other on a Sao Paulo runway. …President declares air traffic safe – Jamaica Gleaner

A letter from American Airlines as obtained by 06/26/07 : “Dear Mr.American Airlines says no 9/11 airfones

A report released on Friday after a September accident involving a Fly BVI aircraft at Beef Island highlighted several deficiencies in the aircraft, the Airports Authority and other agencies.Report on BVI air crash reveals deficiencies

Newfoundland, Canada: what do the Toshiba PortA gA R500 notebook and explorer David Hempleman-Adams have in common? As you know, Susi is swanning around Madison Avenue in New York for the Apple …Newfoundland, Canada: what do the Toshiba PortAgA R500 notebook and …

NOTAM Number: FDC 7/6580 Issue Date: June 29, 2007 at 1521 UTC Location: Grayling Army Airfield, Grayling, Michigan near HOUGHTON LAKE VOR/DME Beginning Date and Time: July 06, 2007 at 1700 UTC Ending Date and …Mi TFR: 07.06.07 – 07.08.07

How much does Vaughn Cordle know about the state of the U.S. airline industry? Well, the CEO and chief analyst of AirlineForecasts – who has 25-plus years of experience as a pilot for a major airline – makes a …Analyst: Airlines still losing money, but things could be worse

It was while waitressing at a small restaurant in 1989 during a slow period of the evening that I picked up the Sunday paper and read my first Dave Barry column.Happy 60th Birthday, Mr. Barry

BAE Systems Land & Armaments, LP. Ground Systems Division, York, Pa., is being awarded $212,423,188 for firm-fixed-priced delivery order #0003 under previously awarded contract for the purchase of 271 Mine …Contracts for June 28, 2007

Missoula hang gliders are celebrating University of Montana president George Dennison’s decision to lift a ban that kept them from launching off Mount Sentinel since last fall.Missoula Hang Gliders Get OK to Fly from Mt. Sentinel

As required by a 1995 ethics law, former US Senate Commerce Committee staff director Lisa Sutherland has registered with Congress, informing the body that she’s going to work in the private sector as a …Former Senate Staffer Signs On With NBAA

Houston Chronicle – There are a host of problems that need to be addressed in the United States ? from Air Traffic Control staffing to airport capacity ? which can mean more cancellations, Sbarra said. A stressed system Airline executives, including those from Houston …It’s a summer of stress for air travelers

Detroit Free Press – Airfield management involves coordinating with aircrews, Air Traffic Control and other agencies for safe operation of the field. Gendreau said Cutler and Elliott did not make a credible case for Doty’s hiring. The judge ordered Cutler, Elliott and …Woman wins discrimination suit against National Guard

Monsters and Critics – Legal proceedings over the mid-air crash by two jets after an air-traffic control oversight are still under way. A Tupolev jet with 69 occupants from the Russian republic of Bashkortostan was in collision with a DHL Boeing cargo jet with a crew of twoFive years on, air-crash lawsuits unresolved

CONWAY ? A small plane crashed into a house Saturday after clipping a wind barricade separating a neighborhood from a Conway municipal airport runway, killing the male pilot and a woman inside the house. (Arkansas Democrat-Gazette Northwest Edition)2 die as plane slams into house in Conway (

By BRYON OKADA FORT WORTH — Five years ago, Deezmond Henson was a young at-risk student, seemingly headed for a brief, violent life on the streets. But he went to a military-style summer camp as part of DEFY — Drug Education for Youth — and things turned around. Now he’s headed to the University of North Texas. On Saturday, Henson, 18, delivered a simple message to this year’s 67 DEFY …Defying drugs, a youth at a time (Fort Worth Star-Telegram)

01 July 2007 DUBAI — A senior civil aviation official yesterday said Dubai would be able to equip its airports fully with automatic dependent surveillance broadcast (ADSB) by 2020, nine years after this most advanced technology in Air Traffic Control (ATC) will have been made mandatory in Europe.Dubai airports to reach target for ADSB technology by 2020 (Zawya)

APA Enterprises (Nasdaq: APAT): Founder Anil Jain resigned as chairman, chief executive and chief financial officer, effective immediately. Ronald Roth, a major shareholder and board member since 2002, was elected chairman. Cheryl Beranek Podzimek, president of subsidiary APACN, assumed the additional roles of president and CEO of APA. After his resignation, Jain bought the company’s India …PUBLIC COMPANY NEWS (Pioneer Press)