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Aviation News Today for Thursday, March 30, 2012

April 11, 2012









1.  House Republican Budget Resolution Proposes Deep Transportation Cuts
2.  Scovel: Positive Contract Tower Program Review Expected
3.  Bird Strike Call-for-Papers Deadline Is Apr.16
4.  Highway Bill Could Get Ninth Short-term Extension
5.  Monarch Adds New Flights To Italian Cities
6.  Turkish Airlines Boosts LAX-Istanbul Service To Daily
7.  SAS Announces New Tel Aviv Service
8.  Delta Won’t Push Direct Connect  (
9.  US Carriers Push For National Airline Policy As Red Tape, Tax Burdens Threaten To Crush Their Plans  (Centre for Aviation (Australia))
10.  Qantas To Run First Biofuel Flight  (
11.  US Lawmakers Press Obama Admin. On EU Emission Law  (Reuters)
12.  No Decision Yet On EU Airline Emissions Scheme  (Fox Business)
13.  Airbus Vs. ETS: Clean Or Hot Air?  (Wall Street Journal)
14.  Boeing Looks At Room For Growth In Charleston  (Aviation Daily)
15.  Pilot Breakdown Draws Attention To Mental Health Standards  (CNN)
16.  JetBlue To Issue Refunds, Vouchers After Pilot’s Erratic Episode  (Los Angeles Times)
17.  AirTran Pilots Begin Transition To Southwest  (Atlanta Journal-Constitution)
18.  Luxair Management Acquitted In Crash Case  (Air Transport World)
19.  BA’s CityFlyer Firms Up One E-190 Option  (Air Transport World)
20.  Iberia Pilots Announce 30 Days Of More Strikes  (Air Transport World)
21.  GOL 4Q 2011 Income Drops 40%; Reports Loss For Full Year  (Air Transport World)
22.  Air China’s 2011 Profit Falls 41%  (Air Transport World)
23.  Obama Taps Huerta For 5-Year Term As FAA Head  (Air Transport World)
24.  American Asks Bankruptcy Court To Reject Labor Contracts  (Air Transport World)
25.  Aeromexico Leases Additional Two 787-8s  (Air Transport World)
26.  Adria Supervisors Resign After Failing To Oust CEO  (Air Transport World)
27.  OnAir Fully Equips Emirates A380 Fleet  (Air Transport World)
28.  U.S., Asia, Caribbean Top Trending Travel Destinations  (Reuters)
29.  Passenger Attacks Crew On US Airways Flight  (USA Today)
30.  Three House Members Take Up TSA Whistleblower’s Cause  (Government Executive )
31.  Sacramento Airport Hikes Max Economy Parking Rate  (Sacramento Business Journal)
32.  Airport Dog Finds Illegal Food Stowed In Luggage  (Fox News)
33.  Loudoun Chairman Says Unionized Labor On Silver Line Project Is A Likely Deal Breaker  (Washington Post)
34.  Emanuel Pushing $7.2 Billion Plan To Rebuild Chicago’s Infrastructure  (Chicago Sun-Times)
35.  Airport Leaders Optimistic  (Tribune-Democrat (Johnstown, Pa.))
36.  Phase 2 Of Airport ‘Visioning’ Moves Toward Big Finish  (
37.  Airport Study Uncovers New Environment Problems  (WJHG-TV)
38.  Airport Wants New Curbs On Noise  (U.K. Press Association)
39.  Do TSA’s New Airport Scanners Miss Some Metal Objects?  (Seattle Times)
40.  In New York, Airplane Phone Calls Could Land You In Court  (Reuters)
41.  Anchorage Airport Police Handlers And Dogs Devour TSA Final Exams  (
42.  Airport Agency Wants Way Out Of Redevelopment Grip  (San Bernardino Sun)
43.  Was First Female Air Traffic Controller At Midway Airport  (Chicago Sun-Times)
44.  Ford Airport Leaders Narrow Candidate Pool For New Executive Director  (Michigan Business Review )
45.  Hartsfield-Jackson Remains No. 1 Airport  (Atlanta Journal Constitution)
46.  Nigeria: Manual Check-in – Air Passengers Groan At Lagos Airport  (
47.  Flight Crew Reports Unruly Child Passengers To Authorities At Portland, Ore., Airport  (Washington Post)
48.  Dulles Expansion Prepares Airport For New Wide-Body Jets  (Washington Post)
49.  Lambert Airport’s Concourse C Reopening Monday  (
50.  How Many Airport Security Screeners Is Too Many?  (Washington Post)
51.  Dulles airport TSA Mnager Acused Of Running Prostitution Ring  (Fox News)
52.  Man Stopped At Philadelphia Int’l Airport Over Suspicious Device, Possibly Fireworks  (Washington Post)
53.  JetBlue Pilot’s Unraveling Baffles Friends  (Time)

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