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  1st Battalion, 1st Aviation Regiment
The 1st Aviation Regiment was constituted 15 February 1957 in the Regular Army as the 1st Aviation Company, assigned to the 1st Infantry Division and activated at Fort Riley, Kansas.
On 16 November 1987, the 1st Aviation Regiment was relieved from assignment to the 1st Infantry Division; Headquarters concurrently reorganized and redesignated as the 1st Aviation, a parent regiment in the United States Army Regimental System.
On 16 February 1996, the 1st Battalion, 1st Aviation was reactivated and restationed to Katterbach, Germany, serving under the 4th Brigade of the 1st Infantry Division.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/agency/army/1-1avn.htm   (547 words)

  
 Encyclopedia :: encyclopedia : 1987   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
1987 is a common year starting on Thursday of the Gregorian calendar.
Wednesday-Friday, October 14-October 16 - The US is caught up in a drama that unfolds on television as a young child, Jessica McClure, falls down a well and is later rescued.
The animated internet cartoon series Homestar Runner frequently references 1987 as if the name of a year in the close past yet preceding 1999 is needed.
www.hallencyclopedia.com /1987   (1922 words)

  
 Aviation Safety Training   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Loss of control in flight (LOCIF©) continues to be a major cause of fatalities in the aviation industry.
From 1987 to 1996, LOCIF accounted for 32% of U.S. fatal accidents (more fatalities than that from CFIT) and in the last five years 577 aircraft were destroyed as a result of LOCIF.
Aviation Safety Training's "Upset" Recovery Training Program (AMP©) was developed in response to the increasing focus on in-flight upset training by the airlines, corporate flight departments, insurance companies, governmental agencies and the FAA.
www.aviationsafetytraining.com /amp_old.html   (280 words)

  
 The History of Aviation Classics LTD
Aviation Classics LTD. is located 13 miles north of downtown Reno, Nevada at Reno-Stead Field (4SD).
Three years ago, the new owner of Aviation Classics Ltd., Alby Redick, bought out the other family members and is working hard at reorganizing the facility, modernizing and upgrading equipment, implementing employee uniforms, as well as establishing new maintenance procedures and guidelines.
As a result of rising Workers Comp and Aviation Liability Insurance costs, ACL established as company policy, that employees are not allowed under any circumstances, to fly in aircraft while on company time.
www.aviationclassics.com /pages/history.html   (264 words)

  
 18th Aviation Brigade (Airborne)
The 159th Avn Group is composed of one general support aviation battalion, one assault helicopter battalion, one light utility helicopter battalion, and one medium lift helicopter battalion from the ARNG.
The 18th Aviation Brigade (Airborne) was originally constituted on 7 April 1966 in the Regular Army as Headquarters and Headquarters Detachment, 269th Aviation Battalion.
On 1 September 1987, the 269th Aviation Battalion was reorganized and redesignated as the 18th Aviation Brigade (Corps)(Airborne), and has since participated in operations "Prime Chance" in the Persian Gulf, "Just Cause" in Panama, and "Desert Shield and Storm" in Southwest Asia, and Hurricane Andrew Relief in Southern Florida.
www.globalsecurity.org /military/agency/army/18avn-bde.htm   (586 words)

  
 Definition of greek naval aviation
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 PRIOR Aviation: About Us
Prior Aviation Service established the first State and Federal approved flight school in the northeast United States that offered their students both fixed-wing and helicopter (rotary-wing) flight training.
In 1970, Prior Aviation Service moved from the south side of the airport to the new general aviation area established by the Niagara Frontier Transportation Authority (NFTA) on the north side of the Greater Buffalo International Airport.
In March 1987, Prior Aviation Service commenced the construction of a new aircraft hangar, shop, parts department and office facility on the north side of the airport.
www.prioraviation.com /aboutus.html   (403 words)

  
 History of the Michigan Aviation Hall of Fame   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The Michigan Aviation Hall of Fame is the fruit of a seed planted in the mid-1980s by Swan Electric Co. President Herb Swan of Gaylord and a dedicated group of pilots and aviation enthusiasts from various walks of life.
On May 14, 1987, the Michigan Aviation Hall of Fame was born.
On Dec. 17, 1987, "Sandy" Sanderson, aerial survey pioneer Talbert "Ted" Abrams, world-record-setting flier John F.X. Browne and Mary von Mach, Michigan's first woman pilot, were the first aviation trailblazers enshrined in the Michigan Aviation Hall of Fame.
www.michiganaviation.org /about/history.html   (398 words)

  
 Atlas Aviation - ALCOHOL AND FLYING
1987 341 13.5% 8.5% 1988 364 6.6% 6.3% 1989 349 12.9% 8.0% 1990 367 14.2% 7.9% 1991 379 12.9% 7.9% 1992 396 11.9% 7.3% 1993 338 12.7% 8.9%
Table 3 shows the annual alcohol-related pilot fatalities in general aviation accidents between 1987 and 1993, as reported by the Forensic Toxicology Research Section of the FAA Civil Aerospace Medical Institute.
This information is based on the analysis of blood and tissue samples from pilots involved in fatal aviation accidents.
www.atlasaviation.com /medical/alcohol_and_flying.htm   (1235 words)

  
 Catlin Group - Aviation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
He was a director of the aviation department when he left Aon in 1997.
He joined AIG Aviation the same year where he was responsible for the non-airline account.
In 1983 he joined the London Aviation Insurance Group, of which Phoenix was a founding member, and joined the British Aviation Insurance Group when it was founded in 1991 and Global Aviation Underwriting Managers when it was established in 2001.
www.catlin.com /catlin/ourbusiness/cobl/c1   (418 words)

  
 1992 in aviation - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Australian Airlines ceases to exist as a separate airline until 2002, when it re-emerges as a low-cost airline flying to destinations in South-East Asia.
NASA initiates the Advanced General Aviation Transport Experiments (AGATE) program to develope technology to help revitalize the slumping general aviation industry.
January 11 - the US FAA approves a helicopter rating for a pilot based solely on flight simulator performance for the first time.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1992_in_aviation   (423 words)

  
 Welcome to 151st AVIATION REGIMENT   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Converted expanded and redesignated 1 October 1987 as 51st Aviation Battalion (Assault Helicopter).
Reorganized and redesignated 1 December 1987 as 151st Aviation, a parent regiment under the United States Army Regimental System to consist of lst Battalion at Eastover.
The increscent moon is adopted from the South Carolina state flag and is symbolic of its heritage and traditions dated back to the Revolutionary War.
www.military.com /HomePage/UnitPageFullText/1,13476,706405,00.html   (268 words)

  
 5-101 Aviation Regiment   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The 5th Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment was organized on 25 July 1968 at Fort Carson, Colorado, as the 158th Aviation Battalion.
The battalion was at the forefront of aviation doctrine development and training during the 1970's, developing tactics and doctrine that would turn the 101st Airborne into the Air Assault Division.
In 1987, the 158th Aviation Battalion was redesignated as the 5th Battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment.
www.campbell.army.mil /5101avn/HISTORY.HTM   (1152 words)

  
 Dale Crites and Dean Crites
These two aviation pioneers began their "future in flight" in 1919, when at the age of 12, they helped another Wisconsin aviation pioneer, Robert Huggins, build a glider in their hometown of Honey Creek.
The Crites brothers activities in the aviation field are long and distinguished.
In recognition of Dean and Dale Crites' dedication and contributions to aviation the Waukesha County Board, in 1980, renamed the Waukesha County Airport, Crites Field.
www.aviationhalloffamewisconsin.com /inductees/Crites.htm   (473 words)

  
 Training by aviation professionals
Helene Fischer President: In the aviation since 1987; former cabin crew and instructor, now still instructor, technical writer, aviation consultant and entrepreneur, president and founder of Ariane Information since 1993.
Josee In the aviation since 1988 as cabin crew, operations supervisor (ramp and ground), supervisor contracts and quality control, manager in-flight services, coordinator marketing, supervisor charter operations.
Denis More than 13 years in aviation, aircraft maintenance engineer, human factors instructor, specialist in health and safety regulations, hydraulic and composite system, and more.
www.ariane-info.com /aviation_expert-e.htm   (295 words)

  
 Aviation Safety Letter 2/1998   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
In addition, had the visibility been poor, the snow vehicles might not have been spotted by the controller or the pilot in time to avoid a collision.
In the 1987 Canadian Aviation Safety Board Report on a Special Investigation into the Risk of Collisions Involving Aircraft On or Near the Ground at Canadian Civil Airports, it is stated, "Positive vehicle control is predicated upon effective information transfer between ATS personnel and vehicle operators." It obviously didn’t happen that particular time.
The Board makes valid points on marginal and non-standard communications in its final report and also addresses other factors such as long working shifts for the drivers, high noise levels in the vehicles, the use of noise-attenuating headsets, and difficult shift cycles for air traffic controllers.
www.tc.gc.ca /CivilAviation/SystemSafety/Newsletters/tp185/2-98/009.htm   (465 words)

  
 PAMA
The Award of Merit recognizes individuals involved in aviation maintenance who have demonstrated a high degree of professionalism in the performance of assigned duties.
The winners of the annual FAA General Aviation Maintenance Technician Award and Avionics Technician Award are recipients of this award.
The Award honors an individual who has shown outstanding personal efforts to improve the knowledge of aircraft technicians and to inspire others to enhance aviation safety through self-education, improvement of communications between employer and employee, and recognition of the integrity and professionalism of the aircraft technician.
www.pama.org /content.asp?contentid=184   (520 words)

  
 Aviation Safety Training, Inc. Recover & Survive!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Furthermore, commercial and corporate aircraft were involved in 27 loss-of-control accidents since 1987 with 2,200 fatalities (more than from any other cause).
Aviation Safety Training’s “Upset” Recovery Training Program, (AMP) was developed in response to the increasing focus on in-flight “upset” recovery training by the airlines, corporate flight departments, government agencies, insurance companies, and the FAA.
Aviation Safety Training’s clients include air carriers, corporate flight departments, government agencies, aircraft owners/operators, and general aviation pilots.
www.aviationsafetytraining.com /upset_recovery_training.html   (301 words)

  
 5-101 Aviation Regiment   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Once in Vietnam, Alpha Company joined the 158th Aviation Battalion and officially became one of the fighting forces of the 101st Airborne Division.
On 16 October 1981, under the direction of the National Command Authority, Alpha Company left the 158th Aviation Battalion and became part of Task Force 160th, a unit known for specializing in long range night vision goggle operations.
Alpha Company returned to the 158th in 1986 and was named the "Phoenix" company, and in 1987 the 158th Aviation Battalion became 5th Battalion "Eagle Assault", 101st Aviation Regiment.
www.campbell.army.mil /5101avn/aco.htm   (447 words)

  
 BLG - Professionals - Toronto - D. Bruce Garrow
He is a lecturer on aviation law at the University of Toronto Professional Pilot and Aviation Management Program, and is a member of the executive of the Canadian Bar Association - National Air Law Section.
Bruce is a former chairman of the Air Law Section of the CBA (Ontario) and is a member of the executive of the National Air Law Section of the Canadian Bar Association.
He is the author of articles on substantive and procedural aviation law, and currently lectures on aviation law at the University of Toronto, Professional Pilot and Aviation Management Program.
www.blgcanada.com /professionals/bio.asp?LKey=372   (473 words)

  
 eBay - civil aviation, Postcards Paper, Transportation items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
SILVER BIRDS Civil Aviation In The Golden Age on 2 DVDs
Jersey 1984 Civil Aviation set 4v SG 340-343 Unm Mint
KGVI 18.5.51 The Secretary, Ministry of Civil Aviation
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 The Civil Aviation Act 1980 (Government Shareholding) Order 1987
The text of this Internet version of the Statutory Instrument which is published by the Queen's Printer of Acts of Parliament has been prepared to reflect the text as it was Made.
This Order may be cited as the Civil Aviation Act 1980 (Government Shareholding) Order 1987 and shall come into force on 1st June 1987.
The target investment limit in relation to shares for the time being held in British Airways Plc by the Secretary of State or his nominee shall be 2.5 per cent.
www.hmso.gov.uk /si/si1987/Uksi_19870747_en_1.htm   (569 words)

  
 2001 Annual Report -- President's message   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
When the fuel crisis of 1973 threatened to lump business aviation with recreational vehicles such as snowmobiles, NBAA joined forces with other associations to convince Congress that our community was a transportation resource worthy of the fuel it consumed.
By 1987, the number of companies using business aircraft began to decrease, and that reduction in the number of flight departments continued until mid-1991.
Your Association is proud of the role its Member Companies and their employees play in the growth of business aviation as a safe, efficient and increasingly accepted form of transportation.
www.nbaa.org /@@QAg-CK3.JwEI/annualreport/2001/pres.htm   (895 words)

  
 Cat Aviation
Cat Aviation, founded in 1987, is not the largest Swiss company for executive air travel and aircraft management, but it is the finest.
At Cat Aviation, you don't have a client number: you're always number one.
Cat Aviation's registered office is at the airport of Zurich (Switzerland).
www.cat-aviation.com /about.cfm?nav=company   (150 words)

  
 The Civil Aviation (Navigation Services Charges) (Second Amendment) Regulations 1987
These Regulations may be cited as the Civil Aviation (Navigation Services Charges) (Second Amendment) Regulations 1987 and shall come into force on 1st April 1987.
For each additional metric tonne, or part thereof, in excess of 100 metric tonnes, the charge is reduced from £0.62 per metric tonne to £0.60 for aircraft engaged on international flights and from £0.51 per metric tonne to £0.49 for aicraft engaged on domestic flights.
(2) The charge payable to the Civil Aviation Authority by the operator of an aircraft which flies within the Shanwick Oceanic Control Area and in respect of which a flight plan is communicated to the appropriate air traffic control unit is increased from sixty- eight pounds to seventy pounds (regulation 2(2)).
www.hmso.gov.uk /si/si1987/Uksi_19870269_en_1.htm   (804 words)

  
 5-101 Aviation Regiment   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The 5th battalion, 101st Aviation Regiment was reorganized and redesignated at Fort Campbell, Kentucky on October 1987.
Through the supervision of the 20th Aviation Battalion, the battalion was trained for combat and deployed to the Republic of Vietnam in February 1969.
Since 1 January 1972, the 158th Aviation Battalion has supported the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) at Fort Campbell and in many areas of the world on a many varied and exciting training exercises.
www.campbell.army.mil /5101avn/HHC.HTM   (451 words)

  
 1987 in aviation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
This is a list of aviation -related events from 1987 :
The second Piaggio P.180 Avanti prototpyes first flight; March 7, 1987.
We are an aviation portal covering all aspects of aviation from Flight Simulator World to RC Planes&Helis, Military, Commercial and financial news.
www.serebella.com /encyclopedia/article-1987_in_aviation.html   (489 words)

  
 NAVAL AVIATION MUSEUM FOUNDATION - CORPORATE DONORS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
The Naval Aviation Museum Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)(3), charitable, educational organization.
In early 1987 the Naval Aviation Museum Foundation embarked on an exciting program called the "Named Opportunities" wherein parts of the Museum physical plant and displays within the Museum could be sponsored by individuals, corporations, associations and other interested parties.
This sponsorship is an unequaled opportunity to associate with a specific museum area or exhibit through a contribution to the Naval Aviation Museum Foundation.
www.naval-air.org /joinus/donors/corporate-donors.html   (218 words)

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