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Oct 9, 2007 - 8:50 AM
Alexander Lebed, a once-powerful Russian politician, was killed April 29 when the Russian-made Mil Mi-8 helicopter in which he and 19 others were traveling
Oct 9, 2007 - 8:49 AM
It’s been 45 years since President Dwight Eisenhower became the first standing U.S.
Oct 9, 2007 - 7:35 AM
It’s the helicopter equivalent of the “man bites dog” story.
Oct 9, 2007 - 7:33 AM
As part of its evaluation of loran as a potential backup to GPS, the FAA has contracted Rock-well Collins to build a combined GPS/loran variant of its stan
Oct 9, 2007 - 7:15 AM
For any pilot who’s ever sat glued to the Weather Channel or logged onto a weather Web site to keep a watchful eye on a powerful cold front or line of thun
Oct 9, 2007 - 6:59 AM
One of the newest ATC techniques is multilateration, where several small unattended receiving stations are dispersed around an airport to monitor transpond
Oct 9, 2007 - 6:54 AM
In a welcomed shift in policy, business aircraft operators may now forego the STC process when installing class-B terrain awareness and warning systems (TA
Oct 9, 2007 - 6:41 AM
Rockwell Collins is behind Honeywell and EMS Technologies in the race to bring high-speed data to the cockpit, but the company is still vying to make it a
Oct 9, 2007 - 6:26 AM
The woes experienced by builders of the wide-area augmentation system (WAAS) are nothing new to those who have followed the development of the satellite-na
Oct 9, 2007 - 6:23 AM
In the wake of September 11 the FAA has decided to shelve earlier plans to decommission the U.S.-wide network of ATC primary radar installations.