Child In Control Tower Was Permitted To Talk To Pilots
The Federal Aviation Administration announced Wednesday that two
employees at John F. Kennedy Airport Tower are on administrative
leave following an incident last month when a child was permitted
to talk with pilots on an air traffic control frequency.
Heathrow, NATS, Singapore Airlines and Airbus have launched an
improved departure procedure for the Airbus A380, which is
projected to save fuel and reduce CO2 emissions while remaining
within the airport's strict noise procedures.
But Labor Issues May Force The Company's Hand, CEO Says
Boeing Commercial Airline CEO Jim Albaugh says the company would
prefer to build airplanes in the Puget Sound region, with the
caveat that the preference holds only if the Machinists union
moderates its future wage demands and avoid strikes.