Also: Gone West: Tuskegee Airman LtC Mosley, Union Warned, E-4B Returns, All-Female UAL Crew, Malaysia Woes, Luke's 56th FW
Last week, the FAA released a document stating that significant progress has been made on six action items stemming from a May 30th, 2013 study done by the FAA on noise matters in Los Angeles County. The Professional Helicopter Pilots Association, known as the PHPA, released a statement saying that despite published statements to the contrary from some of the stakeholder groups who maintain no significant progress has been made, the PHPA stands firmly behind the FAA and agrees this multiparty collaborative group of industry and homeowners representatives have made significant progress. n another story regarding aircraft noise concerns, a lawsuit against the management of Trenton-Mercer airport has been dismissed by the U.S. District Court in Trenton. The suit was filed by Bucks Residents of Responsible Airport Management. The FAA has proposed the elimination of 736 VOR and NDB approaches nationwide as it transitions to the NextGen air traffic control system. An NPRM posted in April identifies the procedures have been identified for cancellation. All this... and MORE in today's episode of Airborne!!!
Airborne 05.28.15 is chock full of info in this Daily news episode for Thursday, May 28th, 2015... Presented by Aero-TV veteran videographer and Airborne Host Brianne Cross, and supported by ANN CEO/Editor-In-Chief Jim Campbell, Chief Videographer Nathan Cremisino, and Aero-Journalists Tom Patton, and Earl Downs, this episode covers:
PHPA Supports FAA Report On LA Helicopter Noise
New Jersey Airport Noise Lawsuit Dismissed
FAA Proposes Elimination Of VOR And NDB Instrument Approaches
Gone West: Tuskegee Airman Lt. Col. John Mosley
Aero-Community Update: ICAS
Union Ordered To Stop Threats Of Physical Violence Against Dissidents
Boeing Returns Air Force E-4B Aircraft To Service
United Assigns All-Female Crew For Delivery Flight
Malaysia Airlines Placed In Receivership
Luke's 56th Fighter Wing Has A New Mission
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