Air Traffic controllers say poor maintenance of their aging work places has hampered and harmed them and could endanger the flying public.Fliers endangered by aging facilities, Air Traffic controllers say (Houston Chronicle)

A woeful aviation industry exposes wider regulatory troubles The government of President Luiz Incio Lula da Silva is scrambling to dodge the fallout from Brazil’s worsening aviation crisis following the second …From crisis to crisis in Brazil

CBS News – (AP) Air Traffic controllers say poor maintenance of their aging work places has hampered and harmed them and could endanger the flying public. The Federal Aviation Administration, which employees the controllers, has not given priority to …Air Traffic Operators Fault Maintenance

By ALAN CLENDENNING Associated Press Writer SAO PAULO, Brazil — The head of an international air controllers’ group said Monday Brazil should seek foreign help to fix an aviation system buffeted by two …Air Controllers’ Group Urges Foreign Intervention In Brazil

The head of an international air controllers’ group said Monday Brazil should seek foreign help to fix an aviation system buffeted by two disastrous crashes, a major radar outage and nearly a year of delayed …Brazil urged to seek foreign help to fix aviation system

Unprecedented gale-force winds hit a speed of 38 knots, or just over 70 kilometres per hour, last night, according to the Meteorological Services office under the Department of Civil Aviation.Severe Storm Wreaks Havoc

An international Air Traffic controllers’ group said Monday that foreign experts should intervene to fix Brazil’s chaotic air travel system, which the government has struggled to remedy for almost a year.Traffic controllers’ group urges foreign intervention in Brazil

ORLANDO, Fla. A twin-engine NASCAR plane wobbled and banked sharply before crashing into two homes and killing five people, federal investigators said Tuesday.NTSB: Plane in crash that killed 5 wobbled and banked (The Daily Comet)

Air Traffic controllers say poor maintenance of their aging work places has hampered and harmed them and could endanger the flying public. The Federal Aviation Administration, which employees the controllers, has not given priority to maintaining and preserving aging Air Traffic control facilities, argued Patrick Forrey, president of the controllers’ union. “The resulting environmental conditions …Air Traffic operators fault maintenance (The San Luis Obispo Tribune)

NEW YORK – Stocks fell after building materials maker USG Corp. raised concerns about the housing slump, while chemical company DuPont Co. put a damper on the earnings reporting season with results that missed estimates.Wall Street drops at open on profit woes (ABS-CBNNEWS.com)

A Delaware County, Pa. lawmaker is proposing that a regional authority take over the separately run airports in Philadelphia and Lehigh International in Allentown, to fix Air Traffic gridlock that often hits …Pa. Lawmakers Consider Legislation Amid Air Traffic Woes

The union that represents the nation’s Air Traffic controllers will testify before Congress on Tuesday that the Federal Aviation Administration has neglected poor working conditions that are hazardous to …Air Traffic Controllers to Criticize Working Conditions at House Hearing

Earthtimes – Brantley expressed concern over technicians in the field reporting instances in which employees fell through rotting floors and fell off unstable stairways. In addition, exposure to mold and asbestos is a serious issue at numerous facilities that has …PASS to Congress: FAA Neglecting Air Traffic Control Infrastructure …

Croatia Control selects RAD?s Optimux to connect Air Traffic …Bapco Journal, UK – 16 hours agoThe Optimux products, which were sold through RAD?s authorised distributor Nessco, are being used as communications links to connect Air Traffic control …Croatia Control selects RAD?s Optimux to connect Air Traffic … – Bapco Journal

Forbes – FRANKFURT (Thomson Financial) – The planned privatisation of German Air Traffic control agency Deutsche Flugsicherung GmbH (DFS) may be completed by the end of 2008, managing director Dieter Kaden said in an interview with Thomson Financial News …INTERVIEW Germany’s DFS Air Traffic control agency may be privatised …

Because of bad weather, TAM Airlines canceled all flights departing from Congonhas airport this morning.A Semana: Air Traffic Crisis, La Bundchen’s Birthday, Santoro And…

ORLANDO, FL (AP) — Control cables were broken in the NASCAR plane that crashed into two suburban homes, killing five people earlier this month, federal investigators said Tuesday.Plane in Fatal Crash Had Broken Cables (First Coast News)

The union that represents the nation’s Air Traffic controllers will testify before Congress on Tuesday that the Federal Aviation Administration has neglected poor working conditions that are hazardous to …Ahead of the Bell: Air Traffic Control

The International Air Traffic Controllers Federation offered Brazil help in regulating its airspace after a deadly crash killed 199 last week.Brazil gets help with airspace

A recently commissioned wireless LAN study completed by Aberdeen Research in partnership with Meru Networks and other wireless vendors, states that a whopping 82 percent of best-in-class organizations say they …Study Finds Majority of Best-in-Class Companies Will Deploy 802.11n…