MADRID : One of the heaviest snowfalls in decades closed the main airport in Madrid for only the second time in 80 years on Friday and brought traffic in the Spanish capital to a standstill. The airports operator, AENA, diverted 57 flights hundreds …Freak snowstorm blankets Madrid – International Herald Tribune

THOUSANDS of people returning to work at the end of the school holidays face potential air travel chaos if a meeting next week fails to solve an eight-month impasse between Air Traffic controllers and Airservices Australia. The Air Traffic …Havoc for holidaymakers if Airservices Australia, flight controller … – News.com.au

CAMP TAJI, Iraq – Three Multi-National Division – Baghdad Air Traffic controllers have become officially rated for the first time in their careers by the Federal Aviation Administration at Camp Taji. Spc. Radha Bhramdat from New York City, Pfc. Jose …CAB Air Traffic controllers receive FAA rating – Newsblaze.com

Nearly 60 percent of the Air Traffic control towers and other key aviation facilities run by the Federal Aviation Administration are more than 30 years old and plagued by leaks, mold and foggy windows that can make it difficult to see the aircraft …Air Traffic Control Towers Go From Bad To Worse – Wired

NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — Boeing Co. said Friday it would reduce its commercial airplane staff by nearly 7% in 2009 as it tightens its costs structure in the face of a weakening economy. The announcement follows executive comments in November that …Boeing to trim 4,500 jobs from its commercial unit – Marketwatch

Friday, January 9th, 2009. Issue 02, Volume 9. Air Force Airman Courtney E. Nelson has graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, TX.Hometown News

Sen. Kit Bond stood steadfast as a dyed-in-the-blazer Republican, but a Democrat summed up the lawmakera s contributions to St.Northwest Missourians praise Bond’s care for the region

NEW DELHI: Launched with much fanfare recently, the third runway at Indira Gandhi International Airport here was expected to reduce the number of fog-related flight delays during poor visibility conditions this …New runway at IGI runs into trouble

Organizers say it will be a Carnival that will showcase Saint Lucia. But if it is a local showcase why is the headliner Trini Machel Montano? The closing ceremony for CHA Marketplace will be held on January …NCF donation independence initiative

Federal employees often complain about how much of their time is wasted – by their bosses.Stop Wasting Time

Reading will be among the worst hit by excessive aircraft noise as roaring jets turn above the town under plans for new flight paths for Heathrow.Aircraft noise will flood town’s skies