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Apr 25, 2008 - 9:50 AM
Houston-based regional airline ExpressJet said today that a committee composed of independent outside members of its board of directors has unanimously rej
Apr 25, 2008 - 7:58 AM
The decision by US Airways and United Airlines to test the scope-clause language in their pilot contracts after September 11 appeared fully vindicated last
Apr 25, 2008 - 7:38 AM
At the 60th anniversary of the pivotal naval battle that saved it from Japanese occupation, Midway Island is again fighting for its life–at least its econo
Apr 25, 2008 - 7:35 AM
Two Part 135 air-taxi operators at opposite ends of the charter business spectrum, Skybird Aviation and The Air Group–both based at Van Nuys Airport (VNY)
Apr 25, 2008 - 7:25 AM
Most pilots flying into Dallas Love Field (DAL) are probably not accustomed to seeing “General Dynamics” emblazoned on a civil hangar, but the defense cont
Apr 25, 2008 - 7:20 AM
Aeronautical data specialist Jeppesen is investing heavily in a move from paper-based to electronic products that should enhance flight and ground operatio
Apr 25, 2008 - 7:16 AM
by Roger Mola<br />The zero-based budgeting of the 1970s has transformed this year into ground-zero-based budgeting.
Apr 25, 2008 - 6:50 AM
Emerging from a ragged overcast ceiling, captain Rick Van Nest has almost 30 deg of crab on the Boeing 727 to maintain his VOR approach track.
Apr 25, 2008 - 6:14 AM
With fires in Colorado and Arizona consuming more than 500,000 acres of forest earlier this summer and other wildfires burning three million acres across t
Apr 25, 2008 - 5:32 AM
On March 29, 2001 a series of operational and instrument approach procedural errors led to the crash of N303GA, a Gulfstream III, just 2,400 ft short of th