EASYJET AND VIRGIN ‘PLAN 2.5bn BID FOR GATWICK’ EasyJet and Virgin Atlantic may join forces to make a 2.5 billion bid for Gatwick Airport, it was reported today.Easyjet and Virgin ‘Plan a 2.5bn Bid for Gatwick’

Senior managers of the Federal Aviation Administration jeopardized safety at D/FW Air Traffic Control by hiding traffic controllers’ mistakes and instead blaming pilots for errors, a federal watchdog office has …Faa hid mistakes at D/FW, tried to blame airline pilots, federal report says 7:02 Am CT

The airlines EasyJet and Virgin Atlantic may join forces to make a 2.5 billion bid to buy Gatwick Airport.EasyJet and Virgin Atlantic ‘joint bid’ for Gatwick Airport

The U.S. Office of Special Counsel reaffirmed Thursday night that senior FAA managers at DFW’s Air Traffic Control jeopardized safety by hiding controllers’ mistakes and instead blaming pilots.Report: DFW Air Traffic Control Endangered Public; Blamed Pilots

As part of the Asia and South Pacific Initiative to Reduce Emissions , United flight 870 will fly from Sydney to San Francisco on Nov.United Teams with FAA to Save Fuel, Aid Environment

Wednesday, November 12, 2008 Aircraft movement statistics: Small airports July 2008 The number of take-offs and landings at the 116 airports without Air Traffic Control towers reached 66,792 movements in July, …Aircraft movement statistics: Small airports, July 2008

One technology more than any other has stood out as a success story for the U.S. military in Iraq: Unmanned Aerial Vehicles , says C/Net’s Crave .UAVs On Parade

VP office thanks rep. Every student leader in clubs and organizations on campus has an opportunity to make an impact on campus.SGA

On Tuesday Oct. 28, the College of Aviation Representatives from the Student Representative Board hosted their second annual, “SOARING: Tower to Sky.” More than 250 students attended to get some free food …COA forum

SAN FRANCISCO, Nov. 15 (UPI) — United Airlines has begun flying so-called green flights that save fuel and have reduced carbon emissions, officials said.United makes first U.S. green flight (UPI)

RELIABILITY of domestic air travel has hit an all-time low, with a quarter of all Australian flights delayed or cancelled so far this year. The record means that 2008 is set to become the worst year for punctuality since figures became public in 2004.Punctuality nosedives (Busselton-Dunsborough Mail)

United Airlines Flight 870 flew from Sydney to San Francisco on Friday, saving 1,664 gallons of fuel and 32,656 pounds of carbon emissions by using new technologies and more accommodating Air Traffic Control procedures. Eleven fuel-saving initiatives were…United flight saves fuel using green technology (San Francisco Chronicle)

Flights in Papua New Guinea have been grounded due to an ongoing Air Traffic Control pay dispute. The Air Traffic Control Association (ATCA) will meet at midday to decide whether to return to work after several days of disrupted services, PNGs Post …PNG flights grounded due to Air Traffic Control pay dispute – Sydney Morning Herald

Thank you, Vivian Fernandez de Torrijos. we have never met, but i want to let you know how grateful i am. If it werent for you, I would still be waiting to make my first solo flight. I have wanted to meet the First Lady of Panama even longer than I …Never So Glad To Be Stood Up, I Took Off – Financial Times

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) – An air traffic controllers group says it has become the first union to represent workers at the Guantanamo Bay Navy base in Cuba. The Professional Air Traffic Controllers Organization says it will represent eight …Air traffic controllers unionize at Guantanamo – PR Inside

RELIABILITY of domestic air travel has hit an all-time low, with a quarter of all Australian flights delayed or cancelled so far this year. The record means that 2008 is set to become the worst year for punctuality since figures became public in 2004 …Worst year on record for air travel – Brisbane Times