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August 17, 2017, 10:04 AM

North Korea Missile Launches Threatening Airliners

Failures upon re-entry into atmosphere create wide fields of debris in well-traveled airways

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David Grizzle, the new head of the FAA’s Air Traffic Organization
Oct 17, 2011 - 2:10 PM
The man assigned to head the FAA’s Air Traffic Organization (ATO) following several incidents involving sleeping air traffic controllers
IAE V2500 engine
Oct 12, 2011 - 5:38 PM
Rolls-Royce to sell its share in IAE to Pratt & Whitney
Cargolux 747-8F
Oct 12, 2011 - 1:09 PM
Cargolux reaches deal with Boeing, GE on 747-8Fs.
Delta 747-400
Oct 12, 2011 - 12:09 PM
Authorities grant US Airways, Delta approval for LGA-DCA slot swap.
Oct 11, 2011 - 8:24 PM
Aviation Communication & Surveillance Systems is riding a wave of interest in surveillance-type avionics.
American Airlines A320
Oct 10, 2011 - 4:11 PM
A provisional ruling from the advocate general of the European Court of Justice has denied
Dornier DO 228NG
Oct 10, 2011 - 4:10 PM
Ruag Aerospace Services presents an example of something sort of old and something quite new, the Dornier DO 228NG multi-mission turboprop.
Tony Tyler
Oct 10, 2011 - 4:03 PM
From July to August, international markets also declined by 1.8 percent, while already weak domestic markets
cockpit panel
Oct 10, 2011 - 3:58 PM
The competition is under way to provide air-ground data communications in U.S. domestic airspace
Laptop
Oct 10, 2011 - 3:47 PM
“Pressing challenges remain” in the FAA’s progression to the Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen),