USA Today – The small screen and its array of green crescent blips are part of a fledgling Air Traffic Control system called NextGen that the Federal Aviation Administration hopes can prevent gridlock in the skies in the coming decades. On a flight out of a …FAA testing navigation system that may reduce flight delays

Forbes – Congress has until Sept. 30 to reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration and possibly raise taxes and fees to pay for upgrades to the nation’s Air Traffic Control system and other aviation programs. The trade group, whose members are owners and …Pilots Group Paid Lobbyist $100K in 2007

Flying the increasingly unfriendly skiesIEEE Spectrum, NY – 7 hours agoIn that cover story, ?The truth about Air Traffic Control,? I reported that in spite of billions of dollars spent in a patchwork of fixes and upgrades to …Raytheon, XM Radio Join Forces To Bid On ADS-B Contract Aero-News NetworkRaytheon-XM Satellite Radio bid to revamp US Air Traffic Control … International Herald Tribuneall 5 news articlesFlying the increasingly unfriendly skies – IEEE Spectrum

ABC NewsLook for more Labor Day traffic says trade groupCheapflights.com, MA – 13 hours agoTo that end, James C. May, head of the airlines? lobbying group, continues to urge Congress to revamp the Air Traffic Control system. …US airlines expect higher traffic on Labor Day KRGVAir Transport Association Expects a 2.6 Percent Increase in … PR Newswire (press release)US Airlines Expect Labor Day Increase Forbesall 22 news articlesLook for more Labor Day traffic says trade group – Cheapflights.com

RussiaTodayRussian killer of Swiss air traffic controller to stay in jailMonsters and Critics.com, UK – Aug 23, 2007Nielsen was on duty at Skyguide, the Swiss air traffic control centre, when a DHL cargo plane and a Bashkirian Russian passenger jet, carrying 69 people …Killer of Skyguide air traffic controller to remain in jail for now RIA Novostiall 11 news articlesRussian killer of Swiss air traffic controller to stay in jail – Monsters and Critics.com

Trips from Capital Region to New York City rise 6 percentAmtrak’s ridership increases (Albany Times Union)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) ? Nearly 6,000 feet above eastern Maryland, a small triangle pops up on the aircraft navigational system, showing another plane less than five miles away.FAA system tested above eastern Maryland could reduce flight delays (The Daily Times)

Earlier this summer, the Federal Aviation Administration rejected a request by airpark advocates to carve a restriction-free corridor through the Air Defense Identification Zone. The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, a national nonprofit that assists aviation advocates with local issues, countered with the proposal for a Gaithersburg control tower, which ultimately could allow for fewer …More News (Gazette.Net)

The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association paid Quinn Gillespie & Associates $100,000 in the first half of 2007 to lobby the federal government, according to a disclosure form.Pilots Group Paid Lobbyist $100K in 2007 (AP via Yahoo! Finance)

Nearly 6,000 feet above eastern Maryland, a small triangle pops up on the aircraft navigational system, showing another plane less than five miles away.FAA Unveils News Air Traffic Control System

For Loren Fred it is tough news to process. “She’s a very fine person,” Fred, missing woman’s father, said.Search continues for Wichita woman off African coast

Here’s the story of a controller…I’ll call him Bill. Bill arrived at an ATC 6 facility after being unsuccessful in a training program at his previous up/down radar facility.New Guy Tale

Schiphol, 23 August 2007 The net result reported by Schiphol Group, including fair value gains on property, for the first half of 2007 was up by 62.3% compared with the corresponding period in 2006, from EUR …Schiphol Group: strong rise in net result for the first half of 2007, …

Arkansas-07-30-Malvern-At 12:45 AM on a partly cloudy night, witness went outside to enjoy the warm night, full moon, and stars.UFO Sighting Reports

The world is talking. Are you listening? Recent Links also in Americas>> Barbados Free Press is concerned about air traffic safety at Grantley Adams International Airport .Barbados: Air Traffic Control

TRAVIS AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. — The 6th Air Refueling Squadron granted a local boy’s wish by making him a “Pilot for a Day” in the United States Air Force.6th ARS grants local child’s wish

Hyderabad’s new international airport, which incorporates the best of facilities in Oslo, Hong Kong, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore airports and promises to take Indian airports to a new era, will be ready by …Hyderabad’s new generation airport ready by year-end

NOTAM Number: FDC 7/4063 Issue Date: August 21, 2007 at 1402 UTC Type: Security FDC 7/4063 ZOA CA.. FLIGHT RESTRICTIONS BEALE AFB, CA.Ca TFR: Ufn