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  2007 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
2007 (MMVII) is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar.
March 31 to April 2 - NCAA Men's Basketball Final Four to be held at the Georgia Dome in Atlanta, Georgia.
The FIFA Women's World Cup 2007 will be held in China.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/2007   (1038 words)

 14th International Symposium on Aviation Psychology - April 23-26, 2007
While we intend to cover the full scope of Aviation Psychology, we are particularly interested in papers that explore the role of humans within the context of complex systems of aerospace systems (e.g., the National Airspace System, Mission Control or Air Operations Center).
Local hosts for the 2007 meeting include the Human Effectiveness Branch of the USAF Research Laboratory, the Cognitive Systems Engineering Consortium, the Advanced Information Systems Division of General Dynamics, SAIC, the Southern Ohio Chapter of the Human Factors and Ergonomics Society, and the University of Dayton Research Institute.
Aviation Psychology is the field of study concerned with the role of human operators in aviation systems.
www.wright.edu /isap   (409 words)

 Making Every Dollar Count Drives State Aviation Priorities   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
WSDOT Aviation is currently developing its business plan and program budgets for the next biennium, which runs July 2005 and through June 2007.
Under the new law, WSDOT Aviation is appropriated $5.6 million in revenue for aviation programs during the 05-07 biennium.
WSDOT Aviation should initiate discussion with the Higher Education Board to advocate for improved and targeted coordination with the diverse aviation programs.
www.wsdot.wa.gov /Aviation/news/2005/05_0526EveryDollarCount.htm   (505 words)

 VLJ - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A Very Light Jet (VLJ) is an aeroplane, smaller and lighter than conventional business jets and defined by some aviators as jet aircraft with a minimum take-off weight less than 10,000 pounds and approved for single-pilot operation.
The fist VLJ's are expected to enter service from March 2006 onwards.
Aviation Technology Group - Javelin, Twin engine (TBC), 2 seats, due 2007
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/VLJ   (331 words)

 Aviation Law, Litigation & Lawyers - FAA Guide to Safety
In the fall of 1997, the newly appointed FAA Administrator and her senior management team completed work on the goals that have carried the FAA and aerospace into the new millennium.
Fatal Aircraft Accident Rate: By 2007, reduce the U.S. aviation fatal accident rate per aircraft departure, as measured by a year moving average, by 80 percent from the year average for 1994-1996.
Reduce the fatal commercial aviation fatal accident rate per100,000 departures to 0.043 by FY 2001.
www.legallawhelp.com /safety_and_health/aviation_accidents/faa.html   (320 words)

 IATA - IATA Critical of EC Plans to Bring Aviation into European Emissions Trading Scheme
Member states of the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO), including all EU members, are committed to deciding a course of action on aviation emissions in 2007.
With respect to aviation, the G8 leaders committed to push forward operational improvements (air traffic management and ground operations) that would enhance safety, improve fuel efficiency and reduce emissions.
ICAO's Committee on Aviation Environmental Protection (CAEP) is conducting a thorough assessment of emissions trading and other environmental issues and will present specific recommendations for all 188 contracting States in 2007.
www.iata.org /pressroom/pr/2005-09-28-01.htm   (568 words)

 Indiainfo.com -> India -> 'Infrastructure for all-round devt to be improved'   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Stressing the importance of the civil aviation sector, Vajpayee said it was his government's resolve to create world class air travel infrastructure in the country, keeping pace with developments in the international aviation sector.
Claiming that the country had heralded a connectivity revolution, he said while the national highway development project was rapidly changing the quality and coverage of highway infrastructure, the national 'Rail Vikas Yojana' was aimed at improving the rail infrastructure.
Civil Aviation Minister Syed Shahnawaz Hussain said during the 10th Five Year Plan, the Airport Authority of India planned to invest Rs 500 crore in Southern region, of which Rs 200 crore would be spent on Tamil Nadu alone.
news.indiainfo.com /2003/05/04/04pm2.html   (509 words)

 American, county to consolidate terminal bidding
County and American officials "agreed we needed to conduct business a different way," acknowledging that "what had been done before didn't work," said Carlos Bonzon, the county's interim aviation director.
Two months ago, their target was in 2007.
Aviation officials expect to ask the county commission to amend the 1995 construction and financing agreement putting American in charge of North Terminal construction.
www.miamitodaynews.com /news/050113/story2.shtml   (303 words)

 Elliott Aviation - My Aircraft   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
House passage of FAA reauthorization legislation, popularly known as AIR-21, was a tremendous victory for the aviation community.
Although aviation insurance underwriters view corporate operators as their "cream of the crop business," premiums are at record lows and the insurers are hurting.
The FAA is addressing these six primary accident causes under its "Safer Skies" agenda, pledging to reduce the accident rate 80% for air carriers and 15% for general aviation by 2007.
www.elliottaviation.com /wavelink/1999q4/wavart59.asp   (821 words)

 MSN Money - PAGI Key Developments: Investing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Pemco Aviation Group, Inc. announced that Pemco Aeroplex, its Birmingham-based subsidiary, is part of an L-3 Communications team that has been awarded a contract from the U.S. Navy for sustainment of the P-3 Orion maritime patrol and antisubmarine warfare aircraft.
Pemco Aviation Group, Inc. announced that Alaska Airlines has contracted with the Company's Dothan, Alabama subsidiary, Pemco World Air Services, for a first-ever conversion of B737-400 aircraft from passenger to freighter and passenger to combi configurations.
Pemco Aviation Group, Inc. announced that its Birmingham, Alabama subsidiary, Pemco Aeroplex, Inc., has entered into a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with Boeing Aerospace Support Center by which the two companies will remain teamed to compete for the next contract to perform Programmed Depot Maintenance (PDM) for the United States Air Force KC-135 aircraft.
news.moneycentral.msn.com /ticker/sigdev.asp?symbol=PAGI   (452 words)

 Welcome to Farnborough 2002: Next-gen Black Hawk will leave nest in ’03   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
The army’s aviation modernization plan also calls for upgrading 1,200 existing UH-60A and -L Black Hawks to the UH-60M configuration over a period of 25 years.
Sikorsky’s newest offering, the S/H-92, is heading toward U.S. Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) type inspection authorization later this summer and type certification by the end of this year.
Aviation International News is a publication of The Convention News Co., Inc., P.O. Box 277, Midland Park, NJ, 07432.
www.ainonline.com /Publications/farn/farn_02/farn_02d2_blackhawkpg68.html   (610 words)

 9news.com | News | Front Range Airport to land manufacturing plant   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Aviation Technology has 90 employees at its corporate headquarters.
Aviation Technology, founded in 1998, is developing a two-seat aircraft called the Javelin that will sell for about $2.8 million.
The company expects the plane to be certified by the Federal Aviation Administration in 2007.
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 Plan Would Privatize Russian Aviation
Last summer, Russia's government asked the country's aviation industry to come up with a plan to grow more competitive, and this week, The Moscow Times reported that it has seen a draft of that plan.
About 75 percent of the industry would be controlled by private capital, the Times said, with the state holding on to 25 percent, and the consortium could ultimately claim about 10 percent of the global aerospace market.
"If completed by 2007, [the aviation reform] will mean not only a revolution in the governmental policy, but also in Russia's bureaucracy." The plan was discussed last week at Rosaviakosmos, the Russian Aviation and Space Agency.
www.avweb.com /newswire/9_49b/briefs/186203-1.html   (257 words)

 Business Management - Flight and Aviation Management - 2006.2007 Humber Full-Time Postsecondary Calendar
It is a six consecutive semester program, which will provide a commercial pilot's licence together with a two-year Business Management diploma tailored to the general aviation sector.
The program was designed in consultation with the aviation industry it serves.
Employment prospects for the next five years are good, with vacancies being created by retirements in the airlines, and a modest increase in overall aviation activity.
postsecondary.humber.ca /20261.htm   (540 words)

 Aviation Education Forum Series
In anticipation of the next reauthorization of our national aviation programs in 2007, the Federal Aviation Administration last April hosted a two-day conference to solicit the views of industry stakeholders and to articulate the principles that will guide the changes we recommend.
With the explosion of regional jet service, the proliferation of low-fare operations, and the collapse of airline pricing power, this linkage has produced an anomalous result—substantially increased traffic is generating less revenue to support the system.
Meanwhile, the Aviation Trust Fund continues to spend down, and the FAA continues to face a $2 billion annual tab just to maintain existing infrastructure.
www.dot.gov /affairs/shanesp100605.htm   (2405 words)

 Aerospace Daily STORY
The Sherpas will be retired from the fleet from 2007 through 2013, he said.
The Army will procure the first 45 FCAs from 2007 to 2011, after which time another decision will be made about whether to procure more aircraft, he said.
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www.aviationnow.com /avnow/news/channel_aerospacedaily_story.jsp?id=news/FCS11114.xml   (539 words)

 Point Carbon
The forty-strong group had pushed for an amendment to the environmental provisions to allow for taxation to slow the growth in greenhouse gas emissions from the sector, which currently accounts for 3.5% of man-made emissions.
The UK Prime Minister Tony Blair has said he would like to see aviation included in the EU emissions trading scheme, which at the moment only includes stationary sources and he intends to propose this during the UK’s presidency of the EU in the second half of 2005.
This is quite a technical challenge; if successful, aviation is unlikely to be included before the second phase of the UK scheme in 2008.
www.pointcarbon.com /article.php?articleID=4807&categoryID=147   (383 words)

 Airlines, US Cool To EU Emissions Scheme
ICAO member states were committed to "deciding a course of action on aviation emissions" in 2007 and defended the industry's environmental record, he said.
The United States, the world's largest aviation market, also feels action should be taken on an international scale, a US official in Brussels said.
Officials have said aviation would not enter the scheme until 2008 at the earliest because any formal proposal from the Commission must go through the EU legislative process.
news.airwise.com /story/view/1128033908.html   (456 words)

 Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. - Universal Enews
Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. has compiled the content of this publication from various sources and believes it to be accurate at the time of distribution.
Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. shall not, however, be liable for factual or editorial errors contained herein.
Legal notice - Copyright © 2005 Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. Universal Weather and Aviation, Inc. has compiled the content of this publication from various sources and believes it to be accurate at the time of distribution.
www.universalweather.com /enews   (3015 words)

 FR Doc 05-1915
Description of the Safety Information To Be Protected In December 1997, the National Civil Aviation Review Commission recommended that all elements of the civil aviation community join together to establish an integrated safety agenda that would continue to drive down the fatal accident rate for commercial aviation.
CAST is a voluntary organization made up of government agencies, air operators, manufacturers and aviation labor organizations dedicated to reducing the commercial aviation accident rate by 80% by 2007.
The future vision of CAST is: Key aviation stakeholders acting cooperatively to lead the worldwide aviation community to the highest levels of global commercial aviation safety by focusing on the right things.
a257.g.akamaitech.net /7/257/2422/01jan20051800/edocket.access.gpo.gov/2005/05-1915.htm   (1944 words)

 China Travel
Aviation giant Boeing released its 2002 China Current Market Outlook here recently, forecasting that China would become the second civil aviation market in the world in 20 years, next to the United States.
The fast-growing Chinese aviation market has caught the attention of foreign manufacturers, whose eagerness to enter China was seen at the Zhuhai Airshow, which ended recently.
China Aviation Industry Corporation II (AVIC II), a major helicopter producer and research institute, will intensify research and strengthen international cooperation over the next ten years in order to promote the country's helicopter manufacturing industry, a senior executive said recently.
www.chinainfotravel.com /china_travel.htm   (15456 words)

 Airlines plan to scrap paper tickets by 2007 - Aviation - MSNBC.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Airlines plan to scrap paper tickets by 2007
In their latest effort to trim costs, airlines said they will phase out paper tickets in favor of electronic versions by 2007.
The move was agreed by 700 executives of airlines gathered in Singapore for the annual International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the World Air Transport Summit.
msnbc.msn.com /id/5156698   (792 words)

 Aviation Trust Fund in Trouble, FAA Warns
Federal Aviation Administration officials are warning Congress to figure out how to address a looming gap between aviation costs and revenue in the Aviation Trust Fund.
FAA Chief Marion Blakey told a congressional committee that as Congress prepares to deal with reauthorization of aviation programs in 2007, a long-term funding solution must be found.
She describes an “unattractive list of options” if the cost-revenue gap is not addressed and the status quo remains in place.
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 HOF Nominations
Membership in AAAA is not a requirement for individuals nominated for the Army Aviation Hall of Fame.
The Aviation Branch Chief, the Branch Chief Warrant Officer and the Branch Command Sergeant Major will be invited to participate in this review.
The elected Inductees will be inducted in the Army Aviation Hall of Fame in ceremonies held during an Army Aviation Hall of Fame Induction Dinner.
www.quad-a.org /Hall_of_Fame/hall_of_fame_nomin.htm   (418 words)

 Dassault Corporate - Home   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
Dassault Aviation supports "Passion transports" which will take place at le Grand Palais on November 4, 5 and 6.
Announced during the last annual NBAA 2005 convention, the new Falcon 2000DX combines large cabin comfort and small cabin fuel economics with unsurpassed airport performance that are the hallmarks of the Dassault fleet.
The 3250 nm 2000DX will replace the Falcon 2000 in 2007 which has almost 230 units flying worldwide today.
www.dassault-aviation.com /gb/home   (163 words)

 SignOnSanDiego.com > News > Metro -- Museum celebrates effort to rebuild its proud legacy
By the next morning, decades of aviation history had been reduced to ashes.
The museum's board is crafting a 20-year strategic plan that includes the addition of an aviation learning center with flight simulators, expansion of the library and archives and adding sound and lighting to the exhibits to further immerse patrons in the experience.
The museum is planning to open an exhibit on women in aviation in 2007.
www.signonsandiego.com /news/metro/20050626-9999-1m26aero.html   (1149 words)

 14th International Symposium on Aviation Psychology - April 23-26, 2007
There will be a special banquet for conference attendees at the National Museum of the United States Air Force.
Dayton is a mid-sized city within a metropolitan area that includes almost a million residents and is home to five Fortune 1,000 companies, several divisions of General Motors, and Wright-Patterson Air Force Base.
Museums — Known as the birthplace of aviation, Dayton is home to the United States Air Force Museum, the oldest and largest military aviation museum in the world and Ohio's number one tourist attraction.
www.wright.edu /isap/events.html   (547 words)

 European Union -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-09)
It must be approved in a joint session of the Senate and the Chamber of Deputies, with at least a two-thirds majority.
Romania and Bulgaria are scheduled to become members on January 1, 2007 if they meet the conditions for membership and the Accession treaty is ratified by the member states.
Some of these are the (additional info and facts about European Environment Agency) European Environment Agency, the (additional info and facts about European Aviation Safety Agency) European Aviation Safety Agency and the (additional info and facts about Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market) Office for Harmonisation in the Internal Market.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/e/eu/european_union.htm   (5061 words)

 NARA - ALIC - Time
Aviation Security: Vulnerabilities Still Exist in the Aviation Security System
From the magazine CRM published by the National Park Service, this issue concentrates on the early years of American aviation.
Established in 1909 when Orville and Wilbur Wright set out to teach the first two Army officers to fly, it became the site of the first Army Aviation School in 1911.
www.archives.gov /research/alic/reference/transportation.html   (1485 words)

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