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  White House Commission on Aviation Safety and Security FEBRUARY 12, 1997
Aviation safety experts at the FAA and at NASA are confident that a five-fold reduction in the fatal accident rate could be achieved in the next decade given the right resources and focus.
In November 1996, the Chairman of the NTSB and the Secretary of Transportation (DOT) sent a joint letter to airlines to underscore the importance of this Act and to advise on the responsibilities of airlines to formulate disaster response plans.
Aviation is an area over which the average person can exert little control; therefore, it becomes government's responsibility to work with industry to make sure that Americans enjoy the highest levels of safety and security when flying.
www.fas.org /irp/threat/212fin%7E1.html   (19618 words)

 1996 - Open Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
1996 was a leap year starting on Monday (see link for calendar), and was designated the International Year for the Eradication of Poverty.
July 19 - The 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia, United States, is opened by US president Bill Clinton.
July 29 - The child protection portion of the Communications Decency Act (1996) is struck down as too broad by a US federal court.
open-encyclopedia.com /1996   (2412 words)

 1996 aviation death toll highest since 1985   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In all, 350 people were killed aboard the planes and 30 died on the ground, the National Transportation Safety Board said Friday in its annual aviation statistical report.
The 1996 toll amounted to one passenger death per 1.8 million who flew, the board reported, up from one death in 3.7 million passengers in 1995 but still below the one death in 1.4 million recorded in 1982.
Overall, 1,070 people died in aviation accidents last year, up from 962 in 1995.
www.lubbockonline.com /news/022297/1996.htm   (387 words)

General aviation is the largest segment of the total aviation industry and the primary area from which a request for coverage arises.
As the term implies, general aviation is a diverse industry which includes all flying, except that done by the commercial airlines and the military.
Another factor is that aviation insurance policies vary somewhat, particularly in rates and policy wording, neither of which is regulated by state insurance departments or rating bureaus.
www.roughnotes.com /ao-onlinedemo/pfm/300/330_0402.HTM   (2162 words)

 Jet Aviation | Outlook | Spring 1996   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The map which represents Jet Aviation's maintenance facilities throughout the world has been growing steadily ever since the company was formed in 1967.
Conspicuously absent, however, has been a Jet Aviation maintenance facility in Asia, the very part of the world which is forecast to experience the most rapid expansion of aviation in the next twenty years.
He says, "In Australia, I had the opportunity to build a general aviation service facility completely from scratch, which I feel has given me some excellent experience." Along with hands-on maintenance, Hopkins was also heavily involved with what he calls "upper-end customer liaison", as well as management.
www.jetaviation.com /corporate/outlook/spring96-5.php   (1422 words)

 ASR 1996 -- ATD/Research Aviation Facility
The mission of the Research Aviation Facility (RAF) is to develop and operate instrumented research aircraft for the atmospheric science community at a level of sophistication and operational complexity not generally available from university-based aircraft.
The research addressed the dynamics of coastally-trapped waves, the ageostophy of the wind constrained by the coastal mountain range, the interaction of orographically-forced flow with the sea breeze circulation, the offshore variability of the marine boundary layer, and the influence of these features on the development of boundary-layer clouds.
In a related study, Darrel Baumgardner and Keith Barr installed the MASP on the German DLR Falcon aircraft in March 1996, and participated in a study of the effect of fuel sulfur content on contrail formation.
www.atd.ucar.edu /dir_off/ASR/FY1996/asr96_ATDRAF.html   (3441 words)

 October Aviation Review 1996   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Civil Aviation Minister C M Ibrahim has finally laid to rest speculation on equity alliances between foreign and domestic airlines.
The new aviation policy, to be unveiled soon, effectively puts paid to the plans of Tatas to join hands with Singapore Airlines to float a domestic airline.
Civil Aviation Minister C M Ibrahim minces no words about his displeasure at the delay in finalising MCLR aircraft for AI and 50-seater aircraft for Indian Airlines.
www.ipan.com /reviews/archives/av1096.htm   (1057 words)

 December Aviation Review 1996   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Mody, who was hand-picked for his job by former prime minister P V Narasimha Rao, was reportedly not in favour with the present government.
With the presentation of the report to the Civil Aviation Ministry in December, the ball is now in the government’s court.
Ever since Civil Aviation Minister C M Ibrahim ruled out any foreign equity participation in private domestic airlines, the future of the Rs 18 billion Singapore Airlines (SIA)-Tata tie-up has been thrown in doubt.
www.ipan.com /reviews/archives/av0197.htm   (1362 words)

 1996 In Aviation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Chief Executive Officer in 1996 and, subsequently, guided the Company through a period of unprecedented economic upheaval in the commercial aviation industry.
Aviation Director Randall Walker, who recommended the land deal with Bulloch, has said...
During that time, he was actively involved in securing a Federal Aviation Administration grant...
www.wikiverse.org /1996-in-aviation   (182 words)

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September 4 - War on Drugs: Colombian Revolutionary Armed Forces (FARC) attack a military base in Guaviare, Colombia starting three weeks of guerrilla warfare that will claim the lives of at least 130 Colombians.
Iraq refuses to allow UNSCOM teams to remove remnants of missile engines for analysis outside of the country.
www.brainyencyclopedia.com /encyclopedia/1/19/1996.html   (2012 words)

 Dart Aviation
Since 1996, Dart aviation is a flexible interface between manufacturers, operators and maintenance organizations.
Dart Aviation provides customised solutions covering a comprehensive range of products and services to its customers, on an ad hoc or regular basis.
DART AVIATION is actively cooperating with French manufacturer SMA first fully certified aero diesel engine burning JET A1.
www.dart-aviation.com /index1.html   (99 words)

 Aviation Photos: 1996
TC-JLL (cn 1996) One of the first pictures on a.net of this airplane.
D-ALAT (cn 1996) Stored with many other Aero Lloyd aircraft, but will probably be delivered soon.
3A-MTP (cn 1996) A beautiful view of one of the four AS-350 of the HELI AIR MONACO, the AS-350B2, 3A-MTP, while it is attending to take off on the great square of the Heliport of Imperia, edged by that beautiful background created by the inhabited area of Porto Maurizio...
www.airliners.net /search/photo.search?cnsearch=1996&distinct_entry=true   (229 words)

 Jet Aviation | Outlook | Fall 1996   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
On August 1, 1996, Jet Aviation established a major FBO facility in the West, at McCarren International Airport, Las Vegas, Nevada.
In addition, her husband is a corporate pilot, so Sue was well acquainted with Jet Aviation even before she began working for the company.
If a customer arrives at Jet Aviation Las Vegas and needs a ride somewhere, there is a good chance that they will meet Jim Kline, one of two drivers for the Shuttle van.
www.jetaviation.com /corporate/outlook/fall96-6.php   (1516 words)

 Truth in Aviation Late Winter 1996   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
In its 1993 resolution, PSRC granted conditional approval to the Port's proposal for a third runway at Sea-Tac airport, effective April 1, 1996, provided that "noise reduction performance objectives [of the Port] are scheduled, pursued and achieved based on independent evaluation, and based on measurement of real noise impacts".
In addition, according to a January 1996 report, the Port plans unspecified additional projects costing $1 billion, to be completed and financed together with the expansion.
The January 20, 1996 edition of the Des Moines News quoted long-time Columbia City resident Gloria Cauble who said, "It is a complete insult to peoples' intelligence to say there's been no change." Cauble described the glare from aircraft landing lights at night which recently began shining through her windows.
www.rcaanews.org /marnews.htm   (6542 words)

 Dáil Éireann - Volume 470 - 22 October, 1996 - Written Answers. - Aviation Category Status.
Barry asked the Minister for Transport, Energy and Communications whether Cork Airport has a new aviation category status following the provision of radar equipment and advanced runway lighting; if so, the way in which this status compares with Dublin and Shannon Airports; and if he will make a statement on the matter.
Stagg): This is a matter which falls within the statutory day to day remit of the Irish Aviation Authority and is not a matter in which I have any function.
The Authority, under section 14 (1) (h) (v) of the Irish Aviation Authority Act, 1993 — No. 29 of 1993 — is responsible for regulating the operation and management of aerodromes.
www.oireachtas-debates.gov.ie /D/0470/D.0470.199610220282.html   (188 words)

 Aviation Safety Network > About ASN
The Aviation Safety Network is a private, independent initiative founded in 1996.
On line since January 1996, the Aviation Safety Network covers accidents and safety issues with regards to airliners, military transport planes and corporate jets.
Fabian I. Lujan born April 5th, 1976 in Buenos Aires, Argentina son of an active airman, who was the founder of the Antartic Base Marambia in 1969 and he also took part of the Falklands conflict in 1982.
aviation-safety.net /about   (402 words)

 FY 1996 Army Aviation Research, Development, Test & Evaluation (RDT&E) Plan - Storming Media
Abstract: The Army Aviation Research, Development, Test, and Evaluation (RDT&E) Plan is a presentation of the 20-year plan of the Army aviation community to develop and integrate new technology, equipment, and subsystems that will respond to the needs of the soldier on the modern battlefield.
The Aviation RDT&E Plan is prepared in conjunction with the Army Modernization Plan (AMP), the Army Aviation Modernization Plan (AAMP), the Army Science and Technology Master Plan (ASTMP), and the Research, Development and Acquisition Plan (RDAP) processes.
One of the major objectives of the Aviation RDT&E Plan is to provide industry with a tool for planning their long range technology investment goals in synergy with Army requirements.
www.stormingmedia.us /33/3322/A332203.html   (247 words)

 Flight Safety Foundation Aviation Mechanics Bulletin 1996
The forward compartment of this aircraft was a class D compartment, which had no fire- or smoke-detection system to alert the cockpit crew to a fire in the compartment.
Under the International Aviation Safety Assessment (IASA) program, the FAA is now thoroughly reassessing or assessing the capability of each non-U.S. air carrier’s NCAA to properly oversee the safe operation of its international airlines, according to the country’s obligations as a member of ICAO.
Before U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) inspectors exchange their clipboards for portable computers in the field, problems involving computer hardware, software and attitudes should be worked out with the active participation of inspectors, a recent FAA report recommended.
www.flightsafety.org /pubs/amb_1996.html   (854 words)

 1996 in aviation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This is a list of aviation -related events from 1996 :
Problems in the U.S. aviation relationship with the United Kingdom and Japan: Hearings before the Subcommittee on Aviation of the Committee on Transpo...
Prevalence of chlorpheniramine in aviation accident pilot fatalities, 1991-1996 final report (SuDoc TD 4.210:99/29)
www.freeglossary.com /1996_in_aviation   (225 words)

(1) references to Joint Aviation Regulations shall be construed as Joint Aviation Requirements and the reference to "regulations" shall be construed as a reference to "requirements".
Joint Aviation Requirements as adopted by the Joint Aviation Authorities achieve the status of EU Regulations when adopted under EU Regulation 3922/91.
It is appropriate to reflect in the Order that certain Joint Aviation Requirements not yet adopted under that Regulation are applicable in the State under the terms of the Arrangements referred to in section 14 of the Act.
www.irishstatutebook.ie /ZZSI102Y1997.html   (275 words)

 1996 in aviation -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
This is a list of (The aggregation of a country's military aircraft) aviation-related events from 1996:
March 15 - The (Click link for more info and facts about Fokker) Fokker (A vehicle that can fly) aircraft (Someone who manufactures something) manufacturer is declared bankrupt.
April 12 - Seven year old pilot (Click link for more info and facts about Jessica Dubroff) Jessica Dubroff dies during attempt to set record as the youngest person to fly across the United States.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/1/19/1996_in_aviation.htm   (537 words)

 Aviation Laws Amendment Act, 1996   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Section 5 of the Aviation Act, 1962, is hereby amended by the substitution for paragraph (a) of subsection (4) of the following paragraph:
(b) The manner in which any technical standard for civil aviation shall be issued, amended or withdrawn, and the procedure to be followed in respect of any such issue, amendment or withdrawal, shall be as prescribed by regulation.
The Aviation Act, 1962, is hereby amended by the substitution for the word airport" and the word "airports", wherever they appear, of the word "aerodrome" and the word "aerodromes", respectively.
www.polity.org.za /html/govdocs/legislation/1996/act96-098.html   (4499 words)

 NVCC 1996-1997 Catalog - AVIATION TECHNOLOGY   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Purpose: The curriculum is designed to prepare the graduate to enter the field of aviation with a broad base of aeronautical knowledge upon which to build a career.
Graduates will also have an advantage in taking the Civil Service examinations for appointment to positions with the Federal Aviation Administration as: air traffic controllers, flight service specialists, and tower operators.
Purpose: This curriculum is designed to prepare the graduate to enter the aviation profession with commercial and instrument pilot ratings.
www.nv.cc.va.us /catalog/cat96/curr/avit.htm   (371 words)

R'sACis built on the premise that people who are working in aviation or are going to work in aviation should be informed and trained about the aviation industry.
As a result of training their knowledge of aviation can be improved and therefore they become a useful addition to a company.
He works as a teacher in an aviation school and his knowledge of the aviation industry has been developed over many years.
home.tiscali.nl /~ac56932/businesscourse-en.htm   (660 words)

 COMBATSIM.COM: Civilian Aviation Articles 1996 to February 2001
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This one clearly goes after the popular civil aviation genre that has always done very well, but has suffered for a lack of anything but the most incremental of improvements over the years.
www.combatsim.com /subindex/art_cats/air3.htm   (908 words)

 Civil Aviation (Amendment) Act 1996
The text of this Internet version of the Act is published by the Queen's Printer of Acts of Parliament and has been prepared to reflect the text as it received Royal Assent.
- (1) Section 92 of the Civil Aviation Act 1982 (application of criminal law to aircraft) shall be amended as follows.
- (1) Section 95 of the Civil Aviation Act 1982 (provisions as to evidence in connection with aircraft) shall be amended as follows.
www.hmso.gov.uk /acts/acts1996/1996039.htm   (781 words)

 1996 in aviation   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Family members said Ugrin, formerly of Miles City, died Wednesday of complications from pneumonia and Parkinson's disease.
Inadequate English language skills among aviation professionals have been blamed for several deadly accidents in Central and South America, including a 1996 plane collision that killed 312 people.
A small town, the governor of Connecticut, and many other state officials paid tribute to a local soldier whose helicopter was shot down in Afghanistan.
www.infothis.com /find/1996_in_aviation   (403 words)

 aviation job online   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
View the latest Aviation Jobs from the leading Aviation employers and agencies, and apply directly for any Aviation job...
Aviation Employment.com - A global index of aviation jobs and...
For aerospace or aviation jobs there is no place better.
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