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  • TIA now verifies flight of Saudis

    06/09/2004 10:38:46 AM PDT · by Ol' Dan Tucker · 76 replies · 1,624+ views
    St. Petersburg Times ^ | 06-09-04 | JEAN HELLER
    TIA now verifies flight of Saudis The government has long denied that two days after the 9/11 attacks, the three were allowed to fly. By JEAN HELLER, Times Staff Writer Published June 9, 2004 The National Commission on Terrorist Attacks, better known as the 9/11 Commission, sent a list of questions to Tampa International Airport. It appears concerned with the handling of the Tampa flight. TAMPA - Two days after the Sept. 11 attacks, with most of the nation's air traffic still grounded, a small jet landed at Tampa International Airport, picked up three young Saudi men and left. The...
  • vehicular SUVicide (NEW virtual john kerry can bore + snowboard at the same time series)

    05/08/2004 10:09:43 PM PDT · by Mia T · 83 replies · 2,582+ views
    5.9.04 | Mia T
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  • Jets force down plane that entered restricted airspace during Bush visit

    10/03/2003 4:50:26 PM PDT · by Brian S · 37 replies · 262+ views
  • Americans Endure Captivity in Colombia

    09/19/2003 1:13:12 PM PDT · by Tailgunner Joe · 15 replies · 379+ views
    AP ^ | Sep. 12, 2003 | ANDREW SELSKY
    Guarded by hundreds of armed rebels deep in a malaria-infested jungle, three American captives pass the time playing with a homemade deck of cards and dreaming of their families. The threat of death always hangs nearby. The three U.S. military contractors have been cut off from the outside world since their capture by rebels seven months ago. That isolation was broken when a Colombian journalist traveled for days over rough roads and jungle rivers with a rebel escort to interview them July 25 in remote southern Colombia. "They were nervous, and there were traces of fear on their faces," freelance...
  • Plane crash kills 2 near Frisco (Texas)

    07/08/2003 4:11:55 PM PDT · by MeekOneGOP · 12 replies · 485+ views
    The Dallas Morning News ^ | July 8, 2003 | By JENNIFER EMILY and TIM WYATT / The Dallas Morning News
    Plane crash kills 2 near Frisco07/08/2003By JENNIFER EMILY and TIM WYATT / The Dallas Morning News An instructor pilot and a student died Tuesday after a single-engine Cessna crashed Tuesday near Frisco, officials said. A Federal Aviation Administration official said air traffic controllers received a mayday from the pilot shortly before the small plane crashed around 11:45 a.m. Vernon Bryant / DMNNational Transportation Safety Board officials investigate the crash Tuesday of a single-engine Cessna in Frisco. The crash killed the two people on board. The pilot told air traffic controllers the plane hit a bird, said John Clabes, FAA...
  • Slump in Plane Travels Grounds Wichita

    04/17/2003 2:32:26 PM PDT · by Archangelsk · 126 replies · 467+ views
    The NY Times ^ | 041603 | Peter Kilborn
    April 16, 2003 Slump in Plane Travel Grounds Wichita By PETER T. KILBORN [W] ICHITA, Kan., April 14 ? Their income from the aircraft industry has evaporated. Their split-level home of six years, in a neighborhood sliced from farmland, has a Coldwell Banker "For Sale" sign in front. Deborah Salter has sold her jewelry. Her husband, Jim, has sold his truck, guns, tools and lawn mower. The Salters are moving on, to what they do not know. Stunned by how their life has unraveled, Mrs. Salter looks to her husband for some solution. "I'm trying to get answers out of...
  • As the Beacon Turns #60: Midair Over Denver

    02/09/2003 6:44:33 AM PST · by Archangelsk · 8 replies · 250+ views
    Avweb ^ | 020503 | Michael Maya Charles
    As the Beacon Turns #60: Midair Over Denver February 5, 2003 By Michael Maya Charles, Columnist Midair collisions are relatively rare, although you wouldn't think so to watch the TV news. The recent one in Denver was close to home for AVweb's Michael Maya Charles, both because of proximity and because of the reaction of the media and the politicians. On Friday, January 24th, a midair collision between a Piper Cheyenne and a Cessna 172 killed five people in two aircraft, caused some minor injuries on the ground and burned a couple of homes. The pilot of the Cheyenne took...

    09/06/2002 11:48:17 AM PDT · by Ford Fairlane · 5 replies · 228+ views
    AOPA ePilot (email updates) | 06 September 2002 | AOPA Staff
    CESSNA DENIES BABY JET REPORT Cessna Aircraft Company is denying a report by a well-known aviation publication that it is developing a baby jet to compete with the Eclipse 500. "Aviation International News" reported that Cessna would unveil a jet in the four- to five-seat range, powered by a Williams engine and carrying a $2.6-million price tag, at the National Business Aviation Association (NBAA) convention and trade show in Orlando, Florida, next week. A Cessna spokeswoman told "ePilot" that AIN was "reporting rumors." The spokeswoman did confirm that Cessna will announce a new aircraft on Monday, but would not comment...