STAFF BLOG THE AREA VOICES COMMUNITY Areavoices Digest #51 - Something for WWII buffs and more
I've always been intrigued by the World War II era, the photos, the music, and the people. Maybe that's why I'm so excited about the first of this week's recommended blogs. Check it out and the rest o... Posted on 10/19/11 at 8:53 AM
THE CITY BEAT UND experiment to open up airspace to UAVs
The City Beat has finally gotten a handle on UND stories that don't involve the Fighting Sioux nickname or any administrative stuff, which is what I've been trying to do for the past several months. A... Posted on 11/20/09 at 1:37 PM
THE VIEW FROM THIS SIDE OF THE LAKE Are Small Airports Just a Waste of Precious Economic Dollars?
USA Today stirred up a hornets nest on a piece they did in September in regards to the amount of money government spends to maintain small general aviation airports around the country. These ar... Posted on 10/12/09 at 5:35 PM
KUALA LUMPUR - An investigation into a missing Malaysian jetliner, now into its second week, is focusing more on the possibility of foul play as evidence suggests it was deliberately flown hundreds of miles off course, sources familiar with the Malaysian probe said.
KUALA LUMPUR/WASHINGTON - Satellites picked up faint electronic pulses from Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 after it went missing on Saturday, but the signals gave no information about where the stray jet was heading and little else about its fate, two sources close to the investigation said on Thursday.
GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands - A groom on his honeymoon got into a drunken argument with his bride aboard a flight form Atlanta to Costa Rica, forcing the Delta Air Lines aircraft to make an emergency landing on Grand Cayman island on Sunday night, authorities said.
KUALA LUMPUR/PHU QUOC ISLAND, Vietnam - The disappearance of a Malaysian airliner about an hour into a flight to Beijing is an "unprecedented mystery", the civil aviation chief said on Monday, as a massive air and sea search now in its third day failed to find any trace of the plane or 239 people on board.
WASHINGTON - The Federal Aviation Administration on Friday said it would appeal a ruling by an administrative law judge in the case against the operator of a small commercial drone, that could favor the use of more unmanned aircraft.
WASHINGTON - A U.S. judge has thrown out a fine by the Federal Aviation Administration against the operator of a small commercial drone, a decision that could open up the nation's skies to more unmanned-aircraft flights.
Delta Air Lines Inc, making a bigger play for business travelers, said it would change its frequent-flier program to base miles earned toward free flights on how much customers spend rather than the distance traveled.
The U.S. Department of Transportation announced on Tuesday it had fined Asiana Airlines $500,000 for violating federal law by failing to assist family members of passengers on a flight that crashed at a San Francisco airport in July.
JUNEAU, Alaska - Security agents at Alaska's largest commercial airport closed the lone security checkpoint for nearly two hours on Sunday after discovering an oil field worker packing an explosive device.
GENEVA/ ADDIS ABABA - A co-pilot who hijacked an Ethiopian Airlines flight to seek asylum in Switzerland on Monday surrendered to police at Geneva airport after jumping out of a cockpit window and scrambling down an emergency rope.
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