ANN Daily Touch-And-Go: 06.24.09 (ANN's
Short-Form Daily News Program)
ANN Daily Aero-Briefing: 06.24.09 (ANN's Long-Form
Daily News Program)
ANN Special Feature: Gordon Campbell, Campbell Field Airport -
06.24.09 (ANN Special Report, with Gordon
Embraer's Phenom 100 Gets To Brag About EASA Certification And A Healthy Order Book...
While drooling over the recently EASA Certified Phenom 100, ANN's irrepressible Paul Plack managed to get an interview and update on the latest and greatest of one of the few airframes to survive the rough and rowdy VLJ wars. The news of the hour at the time of the interview was the recent EASA Certification that followed the FAA Certification some months before.
The DC-3 Aviation
Who doesn't love the venerable DC-3? We recall hearing someone
say once of this classic "If you sat any further forward your toes
would be out in the slipstream." The DC-3 Aviation Museum online
features much of the history and photos of the DC-3 in many of its
incarnations, from airliner to military transport. Another online
walk down memory lane.
"Consideration was given to a temporary solution that
would allow us to fly as scheduled, but we ultimately concluded
that the right thing was to develop, design, test and incorporate a
permanent modification to the localized area requiring
Source: Scott Carson, president and CEO of
Boeing Commercial Airplanes, on the latest delay in the planned
first flight of the Dreamliner.