Power failure disrupts California air traffic controlXinhua, China – May 20, 2008LOS ANGELES, May 20 (Xinhua)– More than 20 flights were affected by a power failure that shut down radio and radar systems at an Air Traffic Control center …Power failure hampers air traffic controllers at San Diego facility Los Angeles TimesAir traffic control center loses power Monterey County HeraldPower outage at San Diego air control center delays flights KMPH Fox 26San Diego Union Tribuneall 36 news articlesPower failure disrupts California Air Traffic Control – Xinhua

FAA Tapes Reveal Pilot’s Last Communication With Traffic ControlKRDO, CO – Jun 9, 2008In the recordings from Colorado Springs Air Traffic Control, planes flying into and out of the airport are given a heads-up: airport conditions are good, …FAA Tapes Reveal Pilot’s Last Communication With Traffic Control – KRDO

Daily MailPolish jet almost crashed after pilot failed to understand English …Telegraph.co.uk, United Kingdom – Jun 11, 2008According to the report, the difficulties began when the pilot told Air Traffic Control he was flying east of the Greenwich Meridian, rather than west. …Language hampered ATC rescue of lost Polish 737: inquiry Flight InternationalPolish LOT Pilots Got Lost Over London Airspace Compare-Airport-ParkingPolish pilots’ poor English almost led to crash Times OnlineDaily Mailall 49 news articlesPolish jet almost crashed after pilot failed to understand English … – Telegraph.co.uk

CNET News.com reporter Daniel Terdiman stopped at the Orlando, Fla., headquarters of Adacel as part of Road Trip 2008 . Adacel is an Australian company that relocated to Orlando and uses its headquarters there to develop software primarily aimed at …Software clears flights for takeoff – CNET News

VIDEO: Ben’s abseil for our appeal VIDEO: A group of brave executives at East Midlands Airport abseiled 170ft off the Air Traffic Control tower to raise funds for the Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Rutland Air Ambulance. Our intrepid reporter Ben …Air Ambulance appeal – Melton Times

WASHINGTON ? New air-traffic controllers are leaving at dramatically higher rates this year, raising concerns about the government’s ability to deal with a surge of retirements, a government watchdog group told Congress Wednesday. The Federal …Attrition rate of new air-traffic controllers more than doubles – USA Today

BEIJING, June 13 (Xinhua) — Chinese mainland tourists can visit Taiwan by chartered flights on weekends from next month following the landmark agreements signed here Friday morning. The mainland’s Association for Relations Across the Taiwan Straits …Mainland, Taiwan sign historic agreements on flights, tourism – Xinhua News Agency

WASHINGTON, June 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — NASA is part of a team that received one of the most prestigious awards in aviation on June 12. Judges for the Robert J. Collier Trophy, awarded by the National Aeronautic Association, chose the …NASA a Team Recipient of Celebrated Collier Trophy – Forbes

Fashion boutiques at airport terminals may be pleasant diversions for weary passengers, but low-cost airlines are heading in the less extravagant direction, says a new study. “Airport planners are still building airports with fancy architecture and …Low-cost airlines skip fancy terminals – AZCentral.com

WASHINGTON (AP) – The Federal Aviation Administration has mishandled a flood of retirements and resignations among experienced air traffic controllers just when more air travelers rely on them each year, House lawmakers were told Wednesday. One 22 …FAA’s handling of controller losses blasted – CNBC

The two intersecting runways at Malta International Airport will no longer be known as Runways 32/14 and Runways 24/06 but, rather, 31/13 23/05. Of course, nothing in the infrastructure will change.Runways 32/14 and 24/06 set…

By Daily Mail Reporter Last updated at 12:17 PM on 12th June 2008 A Polish flight crew forced to rely on Air Traffic Control directions after their navigation system shut down nearly collided with another plane …Polish pilots’ poor English almost led to mid-air collision over Heathrow

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In both the recent Meadow’s Field Airport hard landing and the Los Angeles International Airport near miss involving a Bakersfield flight, air traffic controllers were able to save pilots and passengers from a …Air Traffic Controllers Provide Behind-The-Scenes Look

An Airbus with 136 passengers on board and an inbound cargo jet that had dropped to the same altitude were so close to each other two weeks ago that the two blips representing the aircraft on the radar actually …Planes a blip from collision

Flyte Systems President Brian Reynolds points to the service differentiators and increased revenue stream his products provide to clients.Flyte Systems Triples Size in First Year of Operations Providing…

Luciad, the leading software provider for high performance visualization of geospatial information, has signed an important contract for the development of a SUA editor with the US Federal Aviation …Luciad Wins Important Contract with FAA: FAA selects Luciad to…

It’s fitting that threats of flooding along the Missouri River fight for headlines these days along with threats to the future of operations for the 139th Airlift Wing at Rosecrans Memorial Airport.Keep the faith on Rosecrans

Federal Aviation Administration officials said San Jose, Calif., residents who reported sighting UFOs were probably looking at satellites.FAA: Reported UFOs likely satellites

The appearance of at least two fast-moving shining objects in the weekend daytime sky over San Jose has local residents wondering if they were UFOs.Satellites Or UFOS Over San Jose?