St. Petersburg Times – The Federal Aviation Administration, which employs the controllers, has not given priority to maintaining and preserving Air Traffic Control facilities, said Patrick Forrey, president of the controllers’ union. “The resulting environmental conditions …Aging facilities endanger fliers, air controllers say

International Herald Tribune – Standing inside Wittman’s Air Traffic Control tower, you can hear the quiet hum of a dozen controllers pointing at planes and talking to each other and to pilots: “Green Black Mustang, are you up?” one asks. “I think that’s a flying monkey,” another …US air traffic controllers keep flights smooth at world’s largest …

Asia Corporate News Network – In the first half of 2007, the demand for Air Traffic Control services grew above average and exceeded expectations. With increasing delays, however, the consequences of the delayed introduction of the Upper Area Control Centre Switzerland are now …Skyguide Controlled Almost 6% More Aeroplanes In The First Half Of …

Air-traffic controllers: Public at riskSalt Lake Tribune, United States – Jul 24, 2007By Michael J. Sniffen AP A wastebasket is seen on a console in the Air Traffic Control tower at the airport in Grand Rapids, Mich. …From the ntsb Kentucky.comAirport control towers unsafe, Congress told Louisville Courier-JournalRundown control facilities put fliers at risk Dallas Morning News (subscription)International Herald Tribuneall 202 news articlesAir-traffic controllers: Public at risk – Salt Lake Tribune

Inside FAA’s GPS-Based Air Traffic ControlSlashdot – Jul 23, 2007longacre writes "With the growing number of planes in the air setting its archaic radar-based Air Traffic Control on a course toward ‘total system collapse …Inside FAA’s GPS-Based Air Traffic Control – Slashdot

Holiday: ?Air Traffic Control is safe, according to BT&P?Netherlands Antilles Daily Herald, Netherlands Antilles – Jul 25, 2007Haize raised concerns on Monday about the safety situation at the Air Traffic Control tower. ?It?sa bit unfortunate when these comments are placed in that …Holiday: ?Air Traffic Control is safe, according to BT&P? – Netherlands Antilles Daily Herald

Four Continental Airlines flights on the way to Houston were diverted Thursday afternoon to Easterwood Airport in College Station.Houston flights diverted to College Station (The Bryan-College Station Eagle)

The acquisition and deployment of open source software is now a strategic imperative for UK business, according to research released by Ingres Corporation . The Managing 21st Century Business Information survey questioned IT professionals from the UK’s largest public sector and enterprise organisations on a host of open source and information management issues.New report sees open source move ‘out of the basement and into the boardroom’ (PublicTechnology.net)

COLDINGHAM STAG (Stop the Turbines Action Group) says building a wind farm on Coldingham Moor could put lives at risk due to the threat to aviation safety. (25/07/2007 10:39:39)Wind farm threat to low flying (Berwickshire Today)

(LAS VEGAS) ? Jerry Airola, president and CEO of Silver State Helicopters, recently announced several new promotions at Silver State Helicopters. Hailey Barrett has been appointed regional enrollment manager for the northwest region.Silver State Helicopters announces four new-hire enrollment managers (Rotorhub)

Navy Recruiting District San Antonio held an educator orientation visit on board Naval Air Station, Whidbey Island July 18.Texas educators visit NAS Whidbey

The New Orleans Lakefront Airport has lacked tower operations since August 2005… when Hurricane Katrina knocked the service out.Traffic Control Due To Return To New Orleans Lakefront Airport

Air traffic controllers told Congress on Tuesday that poor maintenance of their aging work places has hampered and harmed them and could endanger the flying public.Air traffic controllers: Poor maintenance could jeopardize flyers

Holiday added saying, however, that now the BT&P test results are in the United Federation of the Windward Antilles UFA doesn’t want to accept the results of the investigation.Holiday: ‘UFA wants yet another independent test’

Permanent Air Traffic Control service is set to resume for the first time since Hurricane Katrina at an airport near downtown New Orleans.La. Airport to Reopen Traffic Control

Permanent Air Traffic Control service is set to resume for the first time since Hurricane Katrina at an airport near downtown New Orleans.Air Traffic Control Service to Resume for First Time Since Hurricane Katrina at La. Airport