While the FAA is ramping up hiring of air traffic controllers, new jobs for professional pilots are becoming harder to come by. Atlanta-based Aviation Information Resources Inc. said Monday that airlines hired 6,479 pilots last year, down from 13,157 …As real as it gets: CCBC still a leader in Air Traffic Control … – Beaver County Times

The fuselage of Flight 1594 is inspected after being fished out of the Hudson River.Flight 1594 engines lost power at same time

NEW YORK — As US Airways Flight 1549 climbed out of LaGuardia Airport, Capt. Chesley B. Sully Sullenberger had his head down, doing routine duties while co-pilot Jeffrey Skiles flew the jet. Then it happened. The windscreen was literally filled …Details of jetliner crash revealed – Morris County Daily Record

Heathrow runs at close to 100% capacity. With demand for air travel predicted to double in a generation, Heathrow will not be able to cope without a third runway, say those in favour of the plan. Because the airport is over-stretched, any problems …The view from the Air Traffic Control tower at Heathrow. – BBC UK News

The captain made a radio call to ATC (Air Traffic Control) calling mayday and reported that they hit birds, lost both engines and were returning to LaGuardia Airport, according to Kitty Higgins, a National Transportation Safety Board member.Bird strike caused Hudson crash – MSN UK News

A A A’ The flight data recorder of the US Airways jet that landed in the Hudson River shows both engines lost power simultaneously, investigators said Sunday.NTSB: US Airways jet’s engines lost power together – AP

New Delhi News.Net Saturday 17th January, 2009 A Jet Airways flight had to make an emergency landing at the Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport here after its engine caught fire Saturday.Plane with burning engine makes emergency landing in Kolkata

Click HERE to see video of dramatic river landing NEW YORK — The flight data recorder of the US Airways jet that landed in the Hudson River shows both engines lost power simultaneously, investigators said …New Details on Hudson Crash, as Plane is Lifted Out

KOLKATA: A Guwahati-bound plane carrying 46 passengers landed under emergency conditions at the airport here early on Saturday after one of its engines caught fire.Emergency landing by Kolkata aircraft

We were tickled to see a typically unlit corner of American travel shown on Saturday Night Live this past week in Fran Freba , in which two proper ladies ( Kristen Wiig and guest host Neil Patrick Harris ) chew over their personal problems …Why We Were Disappointed By The SNL Air Traffic Control Skit – Jaunted.com

Passengers of a Jet Airways Kolkata-Delhi flight, including Lok Sabha Speaker Somnath Chatterjee, had a narrow escape after the aircraft had to abort landing at the last moment.Close shave for Somnath

New information tied to the plane crash that killed GOP tech guru Michael Connell casts doubt on rumors and speculation surrounding his death.There Are Still Many Unanswered Questions About Gop it Guru’s Tragic Plane Crash

Kolkata, Jan 17 : A Jet-lite aircraft carrying 38 passengers and 8 crew members landed under emergency conditions at the Kolkata airport early on Saturday after one of its engines caught fire.Guwahati-bound plane makes emergency landing

Federal investigators say the flight data recorder of the US Airways jet that made a safe emergency landing in the Hudson River shows the aircraft reached a maximum altitude of 3,200 feet and lost power …NTSB: Both Engines Lost Power Simultaneously

The flight data recorder of the US Airways jet that landed in the Hudson River shows both engines lost power simultaneously, investigators said Sunday.Nation Briefing 1/19

Guwahati : Describing it as the most harrowing experience, passengers of the Guwahati-bound Jetlite flight, which made an emergency landing at Kolkata airport on Saturday when one of its engines caught fire, …Passengers grateful to pilot for saving their lives