The Alaska Journal of Commerce Mike Cirillo, the new Alaska region administrator for the Federal Aviation Administration, speaking at the 2008 Alaska Airmen’s Association Alaska State Aviation Trade Show and …FAA gives thumbs up broadening aviation safety coverage

Airlines across the globe will stop issuing paper tickets this Monday and give way to the internet, saving the struggling industry billions of euro a year.Paper tickets permanently grounded 1 June

NOTAM Number: FDC 8/9548 Issue Date: May 29, 2008 at 1857 UTC Location: mcGuire AFB, New Jersey near ROBBINSVILLE VORTAC Beginning Date and Time: May 29, 2008 at 1750 UTC Ending Date and Time: June 01, 2008 at …NJ TFR: 05.29.08 – 06.01.08

NOTAM Number: FDC 8/9564 Issue Date: May 29, 2008 at 1959 UTC Location: Greenville, South Carolina Beginning Date and Time: May 31, 2008 at 2210 UTC Ending Date and Time: June 01, 2008 at 0145 UTC Reason for …SC TFR: 05.31.08 – 06.01.08

Congress is unlikely to pass a new reauthorization bill for the Federal Aviation Administration before an extension of the agency’s funding runs out on June 30.Aviation groups push agenda as FAA reauthorization stalls

NAV CANADA is teaming up with Gatineau’s SolaCom Technologies and a U.K. company for a $50-million upgrade of the VHF radios used by airports across the country.Nav Canada conducts $50M radio upgrade with help of SolaCom

Air Traffic controllers made 43 errors in one day in Memphis in mid-March in the middle of a Federal Aviation Administration audit of operations at the airport tower. While the FAA said that many mistakes “is very, very unusual,” the four controllers …Air Traffic safety: Minimum-altitude standards changed at Memphis … – Memphis Commercial Appeal

Authorities at the Memphis Air Traffic control tower have been accused of retaliating against whistleblowers who report public safety violations to federal authorities. One Air Traffic controller said he is doing routine office work — filing flight …Air Traffic safety: Whistleblowers face retaliation over complaints … – Memphis Commercial Appeal

Iraqis reclaimed a small but symbolically significant patch of sovereignty with the certification of the first three civilian air-traffic controllers for Baghdad International Airport, U.S. Transportation Secretary Mary E. Peters said. Mrs. Peters …Transit gains hailed in country’s rebuilding effort – The Washington Times

It can be a manufacturing plant, a spice grinder or a place where rumors get started. But did you know a “mill” can also be one-tenth of a cent – a unit of currency that showed up on state-issued tokens in the 1930s? A reader’s recollection that he …Ask AP: Jet pollution, fraction-of-a-cent coins – Associated Press

Air Traffic up at Tahlequah airportKTEN, TX – 2 hours agoAP – June 1, 2008 3:25 PM ET TAHLEQUAH, Okla. (AP) – Airplane traffic at Tahlequah Municipal Airport has nearly doubled since the facility’s extended runway …Air Traffic up at Tahlequah airport [6 mins ago] (subscription)all 4 news articlesAir Traffic up at Tahlequah airport – KTEN

International Air Traffic growth continues to lose altitudeThe Gazette (Montreal), Canada – May 30, 2008Global Air Traffic growth is continuing to slow as slipping load factors hurt the profitability of carriers already contending with high jet fuel prices, …International Air Traffic growth continues to lose altitude – The Gazette (Montreal)

Air Traffic controllers spent $300K lobbying in – May 23, 2008NEW YORK (Associated Press) – The National Air Traffic Controllers Association spent $300000 in the first quarter of the year to lobby the federal …US FAA system for preflight pilot notices down for about 12 hours The Canadian PressFAA system for sending pre-flight pilot notices is down WTTEFAA system for pre-flight pilot notices fails International Herald Tribuneall 207 news articlesAir Traffic controllers spent $300K lobbying in 1Q –

TAHLEQUAH – Airplane traffic at Tahlequah Municipal Airport has nearly doubled since the facility’s extended runway opened last fall. Airport manager Greg Blish said the runway was extended by 1,000 feet, allowing most business jet aircraft to land and take off from the 5,001-foot-long runway. The $2.1 million extension was paid for by federal, state and local money. Federal Aviation …Air Traffic up at Tahlequah airport (The Oklahoman)

India, today, is in the midst of a significant transformation and its economy is becoming increasingly globalised.`Unprecedented growth in the aerospace sector` (Business Standard India)

Q: Why did we pay $31 million tax dollars for upgrades to the airport, when Bandon Dunes Golf Resort gets subsidies for every plane that flies into Coos Bay airport? Before Bandon Dunes, three private jets a year, after Bandon Dunes, 5,000 jets a year and maybe 7,000. That?s big money.I want to know: Who?????s paying for airport improvements? (The World)

Electronic ticketing is available by Air Canada for transborder and international destinations.Air travellers say goodbye to paper tickets (CTV Toronto)