It took less than a year for the National Transportation Safety Board to complete its investigation into the crash of Comair Flight 5191, determine the probable cause and issue its recommendations.Crash’s legacy could be safety advances

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Labor Board dismisses NATCA unfair labor practice charges. August 24, 2007 – According to Federal Labor Relations Authority, there was no merit to National Air Traffic Controller Association’s claims, …Federal Labor Board Dismisses NATCA Unfair Labor Practice Charges

It is early dawn. We are flying West and the sun is rising behind us. Tehran is visible on the slopes of the AlBurz mountains; and just beyond lie the glimmering blue waters of the Caspian Sea.A Flight into Time

I once read a magazine article when I was a kid, entitled, “Mr. Sinatra Has a Cold.” It was a piece written by Gay Talese about a recording session for which Frank Sinatra could not stay, due to a head cold and …Maxed Out for Peter Max

The Air Traffic Controllers are popping the bubbly. Air Traffic Controllers are rejoicing over the rumored departure of FAA Administrator Marion Blakey.FAA Administrator Marion Blakey Is On Her Way Out

A near-collision between two planes on a runway at Los Angeles International Airport last week was closer than originally estimated: The two airliners were only 37 feet apart, aviation officials reported …2 planes that nearly collided at LAX were only 37 feet apart, report says

TF Green continues to experience steady slowdown in passenger trafficProvidence Journal (subscription), RI – 23 hours agoThe forecast of increased holiday travel comes as US airlines blame record delays on weather, full flights and an aging air-traffic control system. …TF Green continues to experience steady slowdown in passenger traffic – Providence Journal (subscription)

Flying the increasingly unfriendly skiesIEEE Spectrum, NY – Aug 24, 2007In 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

Federal officials showcased an experimental Air Traffic control system that would let pilots see other nearby planes and help prevent gridlock in the skies. The Federal Aviation Administration hopes the satellite-based navigation system will replace the current land-based system in the coming decades. On a flight out of a Philadelphia airstrip on Friday, the FAA demonstrated parts of the system …FAA touts system created to fight delays (The Charlotte Observer)

Mumbai, Aug 25 : Civil Aviation Minister Praful Patel expressed hope that the Union Cabinet will soon give its approval regarding the transfer of the Nagpur airport to the Maharashtra Airport Development Authority (MADC) for the Multi-Modal International Air Passenger and Cargo Hub at Nagpur (MIHAN).Cabinet approval on transfer of Nagpur airport to MADC soon: Patel (New Kerala)

Boston Globe – MARLBOROUGH — A strange-bedfellows alliance — defense giant Raytheon Co. and XM Satellite Radio Holdings Inc. , a company known for broadcasting Oprah Winfrey’s self-improvement advice — is bidding for a contract that could help ease flight delays …Raytheon, XM bid to modernize Air Traffic system