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Business Aviation Networking Notes


The process of finding out about a job, getting interviewed, and eventually receiving an offer for employment starts with networking. By networking I don't mean sending hundreds of copies of your resume unsolicited to H.

Top Ten Secrets to Saving Big Money in the Airline Flights


Do you know that some people travel around the country and abroad, for both business and pleasure, and save bundles of money in the process?They do that by using little known ways of really taking advantage of the most popular form of transportation - airline flights.They don't rely on the ever-famous "airfare price-wars".

So You Want to Get Free Airline Tickets: Should You Choose a Reward or Cash Back Credit Card?


If you want to use a reward credit card for getting free airline tickets, you have a choice of choosing a dedicated airline credit card, a travel reward credit card or a cash back credit card. A dedicated airline credit credit card has hefty annual fees and may not be worth it if you are not a very frequent traveller or do not spend enough on your credit card.

Airline Security; Stewardesses The Last Line Of Defense!


Introduction:It might come as a chock to many people, including the Stewardesses, but the fact remains that in today's Airline Industry, the Stewardess is the last line of defense!In the 11th of September terrorist attacks, on the WTC and Pentagon, the first victims were the Stewardesses. Savagely attacked by the terrorist on their way to the cockpit's and tortured to pressure pilots, to comply with the terrorists demands.

Airlines, Price Wars, and Branding


Here are some thoughts on the study of the theory of price wars as they relate to the industries like the Airlines and others. Comments on an article in Harvard Business Review in March-April edition 2000.

Preventing Rapid Decompression In Commercial Airliners


In Flight Airline Rapid Decompression Breached Window (Airline Safety)Here is a concept worthy of mention about the issues concerning Airline International Terrorists and Guns in the Cockpit and of course Federal Air Marshals. If a gun goes off in a smaller airliner, 737 or 767 then a bullet could penetrate a window and breach the pressurization system.

General Aviation Manufacturing is in the Tank; Hang On It is Going to Get Worse


Change is a constant, Outsourcing Jobs, Capital flows, Emerging Markets are a given and this includes the Aviation Manufacturing Sector as we watch the current Migration pick up speed.It appears that the technological advantage that we have here in the United States is no longer going to sustain us without further advances.

Hypersonic or Ultrasonic Sound to Disrupt Laser Beam Attack on Commercial Airliners


In large buildings to prevent sound pollution often double paned glass is used with music or flowing air between the panes, this works very well and is sufficient to prevent the noise. Since many commercial airliners have double paned glass already if we are careful to watch the harmonics as to not cause structural problems to the aircraft (remember the Comet), then we propose hypersound or ultrasonic sound within the panes to prevent laser light from entering the cockpit and inhibiting or blinding the pilots.

Airline Fuel Costs Mount


The airlines are huge users of fuel. Fuel costs are higher than even the cost of the aircraft.

Find Cheap Tickets From all the Major Airlines


All of the major airlines are now associated with different web sites allowing for you to find discount airfare and cheap tickets on the internet. One of the reasons the airlines have done this is because so many people now have access to computers and the internet.

Entering Business Aviation, Part I: Types of Aircraft


The jets that people fly in corporate aviation are usually a lot smaller than those found with the airlines. Exceptions to the rule are Boeing's BBJ and Airbus' Corporate Jet, both of which are based on some of the smaller types of aircraft marketed to the airlines.

Entering Business Aviation, Part II: Pay Rates for Flight Attendants


Pay. You know that aviation pays better than commercial, in most cases a lot better, but you aren't sure what the going rate is for a corporate flight attendant.

Entering Business Aviation, Part III: Training Options


Time for some training! So, you are not sure what type of training you will need or how it compares to the commercial side of aviation. For starters, there are some very big differences.

Entering Business Aviation, Part IV: Crafting a Resume


Writing a rsum can be one of the most daunting parts of any job search. Quite frankly, it is one of the most important elements in helping you finding work.

Entering Business Aviation, Part V: Tips on Finding Work


I will not pretend that this is the easiest topic to write about. In fact, my knowledge of how one finds work as a private flight attendant is based chiefly on what others have shared with me.

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China, Europe pledge closer aviation ties ahead of landmark jet launch - Reuters

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China, Europe pledge closer aviation ties ahead of landmark jet launch
Reuters
SHANGHAI Chinese and European aviation regulators said on Thursday they will forge closer ties over aircraft manufacturing and certification as the global industry turns its eyes to China ahead of the maiden flight of the Chinese-built C919 jet. The ...
China Aviation Regulator Says Renegotiating Airworthiness Agreement With U.S.U.S. News & World Report
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City Proposes Removal of Word 'Police' From Aviation Department ... - NBC Chicago

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City Proposes Removal of Word 'Police' From Aviation Department ...
NBC Chicago
The union representing the aviation officers that dragged a doctor off a flight at O'Hare International Airport have filed a complaint with the Illinois Labor ...
Union asks state to halt rebranding of Chicago airport cops as ...Chicago Tribune

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Aviation cops cry foul about name change in wake of United fiasco - Chicago Sun-Times

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Aviation cops cry foul about name change in wake of United fiasco
Chicago Sun-Times
The union representing Chicago aviation police officers is accusing the city of violating its contract — and jeopardizing the traveling public's safety — by stripping the word “police” from the force's uniforms and vehicles in response to the ...
Chicago aviation officer behind dragging incident gives his version of United flight eventsFox News
New Report from Aviation Officer Claims Dr. Dao's Bloody Face Was His FaultNextShark
Chicago's top watchdog probing aviation security in United caseNew York Daily News
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Wingly: Testing the Airbnb of aviation - The Independent

The Independent

Wingly: Testing the Airbnb of aviation
The Independent
You will look in vain for Elstree in the planet's aviation schedules, because it is strictly a venue for General Aviation — private flying, in propellor planes, rather than those noisy jets. You and I would normally not get a look in to this world of ...


Chicago aviation police quietly being rebranded - WLS-TV

WLS-TV

Chicago aviation police quietly being rebranded
WLS-TV
The ABC 7 I-Team has learned that Chicago Aviation Department officials have quietly begun retooling the Airport Police Department. (WLS). An ABC7 I-Team Exclusive. WLS. By Chuck Goudie. Tuesday, April 25, 2017 06:35PM. CHICAGO (WLS) --. The ABC ...


UPDATE 1-EU aviation body says in process of certifying China C919 jet - Business Insider

UPDATE 1-EU aviation body says in process of certifying China C919 jet
Business Insider
SHANGHAI, April 26 (Reuters) - Europe's aviation safety regulator said on Wednesday it had started the certification process for China's C919 passenger jet, which is set for its maiden flight early next month, a sign of closer ties between the two ...

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Evergreen Aviation founder's estate cost $17 million. You can buy it for much less (photos, video) - OregonLive.com

OregonLive.com

Evergreen Aviation founder's estate cost $17 million. You can buy it for much less (photos, video)
OregonLive.com
Much more than a single-family home on the river, the newly listed private estate once owned by a high-flying Oregon aviation entrepreneur is a showplace of superlatives. Start with the property taxes, which are more than $100,000 a year. Then look ...


District 155 to offer aviation course with LITH Airport | Northwest ... - Northwest Herald

Northwest Herald

District 155 to offer aviation course with LITH Airport | Northwest ...
Northwest Herald
CRYSTAL LAKE – High School District 155 is partnering with Lake in the Hills Airport to offer interested students an opportunity to earn a private pilot license.
District 155 Pilots New Aviation Course - Crystal Lake, IL PatchPatch.com

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Leatherneck legacy lives on through aviation | Military Press - Military Press News

Military Press News

Leatherneck legacy lives on through aviation | Military Press
Military Press News
As an organization, the Marine Corps culture is based on rigid tradition with a rich historical path paved by the Marines of bygone eras. Part of that legacy is ...

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Georgia Aviation Hall of Fame bringing back murder mystery dinner theatre - 41 NBC News

41 NBC News

Georgia Aviation Hall of Fame bringing back murder mystery dinner theatre
41 NBC News
ROBINS AIR FORCE BASE, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – The Georgia Aviation Hall of Fame is giving you a chance to solve a murder in Las Vegas, with its popular murder mystery dinner theatre. Tyler Bryant is a volunteering to direct “Murder in Sin City.


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