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May 03, 2009

ANN's Daily Aero-Term (05.03.09):

Advection Fog Fog that forms as warmer, moist air moves over a cold ground. The air is cooled to saturation by the loss of heat to the cold ground. Unlike radiation fog, advection fog may form under cloudy skies and with moderate to strong winds. Initial stability is relatively unimportant since low level cooling makes the air unstable near the ground.

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ANN's Daily Aero-Linx (05.03.09)

Aero-Linx: NASA Shuttle Main Page The main page for information on NASA's Space Shuttle program contains facts and photos from the current missions as well as every historic shuttle mission (which are available in the archives). Since the Shuttles are getting ready to fly their last year, don't miss a chance to keep up with the historic end of this amazing space vehicle's program.

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Aero-News: Quote Of The Day (05.03.09)

  "If he had made the runway, he would have landed a lot harder than he did by impacting with those Sani-Cans and the wood pile... It probably saved his life, I would think." Source: Pierce County Sgt. Mike Blair, discussing the bizarre circumstances of a C182 forced landing that ultimately put the powerless aircraft upside down and on top of a number of porta-potties... and, yes, the pilot walked away from the crash.

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