ANN has confirmed a pilot ferrying a Vans RV-6 aircraft from
California to Virginia this week has gone missing, possibly in
the vicinity of the Texas panhandle. Friends and family
are looking for any information that may help point rescuers
in the right direction.
Family Sues Cirrus, Dentist Sues Lost Pitcher's Estate
In an accident involving New York Yankees
pitcher Cory Lidle, Cirrus, and an Upper East Side
apartment building where many "do you know who I am" people live,
there is no shortage of attorneys willing to stand in the spotlight
alongside Dr. Lawrence Rosenthal -- a celebrity dentist whose
clients include Catherine Zeta-Jones, Bruce Springsteen, and Donald
Trump -- or widow Melanie Lidle.
Fingers are crossed at NASA, as crews prepare to roll back the
space shuttle Atlantis to the Vehicle Assembly Building in order to
better assess damage caused by a storm last
week. Roll back is currently targeted for Sunday morning.
It wasn't too long ago that
ANN reported the mystery of 20 front and side
windshields cracking on at least 14 planes at Denver International
Airport. Well, that mystery has been solved -- and it wasn't Mr.
Mustard on the tarmac with a sledgehammer.
The Helicopter Association International’s (HAI) Heli-Expo
2007 wrapped up Saturday afternoon, after more than 500 exhibitors
showcased their products and services at the Orange County
Judge Rejects Pilots Complaint That Move Would Violate Work
With a federal judge in Philadelphia on Friday refusing to halt
plans by US Airways Group to merge its reservation systems on
Sunday, the Tempe-based carrier's plan to join reservations for it
and America West flights is on schedule for Sunday, March 4.
Oshkosh Convention And Visitors Bureau Begins EAA Housing
It's that time, folks. Time to start making "specific" plans for
your trip to Oshkosh this summer. Not just, "Yeah, I'm gonna go."
But, "I better make sure we have a nice place to stay or my wife
will have my hide!" No dilapidated RV for her this year.
For a parent, the four words "your child has cancer" are about
as bad as it can get. That's what doctors at Children's Hospital of
Seattle, WA, told lifelong-pilot Richard Newman back in 2004.
Today, thanks to immediate and effective attention from those same
doctors, Newman's daughter Carli, 6, faces a hopeful future and he
has time to think about "giving back."
He could have been president... and ANN is forever in his
debt for "inventing" the Internet. His documentary won an Oscar...
and he brought global warming to the forefront of world issues. Any
way you look at it, everyone knows who he is, and a man of such
stature requires special service, even at the airport. Right?
Karl Jatho was a German pioneer and inventor, performer and public
servant of the city of Hanover (February 3, 1873 - December 8,
1933). On August 18, 1903 he flew with his self-made motored
gliding airplane, four months before the first flight of the Wright
"Things are looking good for Carli. But during her
treatment she made friends with children she'll never see again
because they didn't survive, kids like Kaitlin, a friend, who
passed away in 2006 and for whom we named our first plane seen in
the signature art created by Carli. Unfortunately, more children
are coming in all the time..."
Source: Richard Newman, whose six-year-old
daughter, Carli, has battled cancer for the past two years.