Virgin America received approval from the US Department of
Transportation Wednesday to begin selling tickets in advance of
their launch later this summer. The airline intends to begin
service this August, with specific dates for tickets sales and
first flights to be announced in the weeks ahead.
ANN Daily Touch N Go: 07.12.07 (ANN's
Short-Form Daily News Program)
ANN Daily Aero-Briefing: 07.12.07 (ANN's
Long-Form Daily News Program)
ANN Special Feature: Another Take On Privatization --
07.12.07 (ANN Special Feature, with Dr. Michael Tretheway,
Vice President and Chief Economist for InterVISTAS Consulting,
Raytheon's Cobra Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) conducted the
first official unmanned aircraft flight over North Dakota June 25.
The Cobra flew approved flight profiles through military restricted
airspace over Camp Grafton South, a National Guard training
facility 45 miles south of Devil's Lake, ND.
NASA tells ANN a liquid oxygen-hydrogen pump fed engine,
developed to demonstrate advanced rocket technologies for future
space vehicles, achieved a major technical milestone recently in
Aircraft Earns New Sales Thanks To Freighter Variant, Wait For
EADS reports sales and deliveries for the Airbus A330 -- on
which the A330 Tanker aircraft is based -- continue to grow at a
brisk pace, with an expanding order volume and sustained deliveries
to operators around the world.
NOTAM Number: FDC 7/8003
Issue Date: July 11, 2007 at 1556 UTC
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Beginning Date and Time: July 16, 2007 at 1505 UTC
Ending Date and Time: July 16, 2007 at 1740 UTC
Reason for NOTAM: Temporary flight restrictions for VIP (Very
Important Person) Movement
Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A
NOTAM Number: FDC 7/7871
Issue Date: July 10, 2007 at 1855 UTC
Location: Cleveland Center , Ravenna, Ohio near AKRON VOR/DME
Beginning Date and Time: July 17, 2007 at 1100 UTC
Ending Date and Time: July 20, 2007 at 2100 UTC
Reason for NOTAM: Demolition operations
Replaced NOTAM(s): N/A
Pilots May Contact: Cleveland (ZOB) Center, 440-774-0426
After weeks of haggling, congressional pressure and general
angst from the National Air Traffic Controllers Association, the
radar at Palm Springs International Airport was moved to the
San Diego area Wednesday.
With the final days before the official start to EAA AirVenture
2007 counting down all too rapidly... and, not quickly enough...
ANN's senior staff is all-too-aware of the Herculean task ahead of
us in reporting EVERYTHING that's news at The World's Greatest
Saying the decision is part of its debt and lease restructuring
efforts, Northwest Airlines said Tuesday it had reached an
agreement to sell nine of its Airbus A319s... some of the newest
planes in its fleet.
First Order For Largest Embraer Business Aircraft In
Embraer tells ANN the Brazilian planemaker signed an order with
Grupo Omnilife de México recently for one Lineage 1000 jet.
The new aircraft will be operated by its aerial taxi services
Source: Exact text of a banner reportedly
placed by NASA near Launch Pad 39-A, where the space shuttle
Endeavour -- named for British explorer James Cook's 18th century
ship, HM Bark Endeavour -- was rolled to the pad early
Wednesday morning. Regardless of how it's spelled, we're sure the
STS-118 crew appreciates the sentiment, just the same.