NOTAM Number: FDC 8/8352
Issue Date: May 20, 2008 at 1844 UTC
Location: Sedalia, Missouri near COLUMBIA VOR/DME (COU)
Beginning Date and Time: May 21, 2008 at 1400 UTC
Ending Date and Time: May 21, 2008 at 1600 UTC
Reason for NOTAM: Black daggers parachute demonstration during the
salute to veteran's celebration airshow
Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A
Pilots May Contact: Columbia (COU) Air Traffic Control Tower,
Controlling Facility: ZKC ARTCC
The struggling Russian aviation industry got a boost this week.
The first flight of the Sukhoi SuperJet 100 took place Monday, as
reported by Sukhoi representatives. The first flight of the
airliner was expected in 2007, but construction delays hindered
It is, as they say, a puzzlement: US airlines are flying less --
cutting capacity to compensate for higher fuel prices, and a
slumping economy -- but most are employing more workers than ever.
US scheduled passenger airlines employed 1.6 percent more workers
in March 2008 than in March 2007, the US Department of
Transportation's Bureau of Transportation Statistics (BTS) reported
Warns Non-Aviation Business Not Part Of Original 1962
It's one of the last things you'd expect to see at an airport --
dozens of junkyards and used car lots lining the field on airport
property. Yet at San Diego's Brown Field (SDM), that's exactly what
you see, and the Federal Aviation Administration has been trying to
do something about it.
Adorned in its Boeing livery, the first new, factory-built 777
Freighter was moved from the planemaker's Everett, WA paint
facility to Everett field this morning, bringing the airplane one
step closer to its world debut.