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NTSB: Lack of Consideration for Human Factors Led to In-Flight Breakup of SpaceShipTwo

July 28th, 2015 by admin, No Comments

WASHINGTON – The National Transportation Safety Board determined the cause of the Oct. 31, 2014 in-flight breakup of SpaceShipTwo, was Scaled Composite’s failure to consider and protect against human error

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FAA: Washington DC is a NO DRONE ZONE

June 30th, 2015 by admin, No Comments

WASHINGTON, D.C. – As the July 4 holiday approaches, the Federal Aviation Administration is reminding residents and visitors to Washington, D.C. that the city and surrounding communities are a “No Drone Zone.”

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NTSB Calls for Better Ways to Find Aircraft Accident Sites and Retrieve Critical Flight Data

January 23rd, 2015 by admin, Comments Off

WASHINGTON – The National Transportation Safety Board today issued a series of safety recommendations to the Federal Aviation Administration calling for improvements in locating downed aircraft and ways to obtain critical flight data faster and without the need for immediate underwater retrieval.

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WestJet Confirms Rumour of Hijacking False

January 10th, 2015 by admin, Comments Off

CALGARY, AB – WestJet Airlines is confirming that a rumour that WestJet flight 2154 from Vancouver to Puerto Vallarta, Mexico, was hijacked this afternoon is false.

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Cessna 180 Floatplane crashes near Vernon, BC

July 28th, 2014 by admin, Comments Off

VERNON, BC – At about 6:45 pm this evening the Vernon North Okanagan RCMP received a report of a small plane down in the area of six Mile Creek Rd off the west side of Okanagan Lake.

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Air Canada Accepts Delivery of First Boeing 787 Dreamliner for Canada

May 18th, 2014 by admin, Comments Off

SEATTLE – Boeing delivered the first 787 Dreamliner to Air Canada, the first airline in Canada to fly the Dreamliner. The airplane, the first of Air Canada’s 37 787s on order for delivery through 2019, departed Paine Field in Everett, Wash. today on its delivery flight to Toronto.
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Ted Stevens Airport Awarded Top Air Cargo Airport in North America

March 17th, 2014 by admin, Comments Off

ANCHORAGE, Alaska – Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport was recently honored by Air Cargo World with the Air Cargo Excellence award as the best cargo airport in North America for 2013.

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Cargojet Wins Contracts with Purolator and Canada Post

February 19th, 2014 by admin, Comments Off

MISSISSAUGA, ON – Cargojet announced today they have been awarded the Domestic Air Cargo Network Services contract and have signed a Master Services Agreement with the Canada Post Group of Companies

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WestJet Signs Deal With Panasonic for Inflight Entertainment

February 14th, 2014 by admin, Comments Off

CALGARY – WestJet announced today it has signed a multi-year agreement with Panasonic Avionics Corporation to provide the airline with a new inflight entertainment system

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FAA Measure Could Improve Safety in Thousands of Aircraft

February 5th, 2014 by admin, Comments Off

WASHINGTON – The Federal Aviation Administration today took an important step to help improve safety in small aircraft by simplifying design approval requirements for a cockpit instrument called an angle of attack indicator.

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